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InterContinental New York Barclay

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Greer, United States
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed 3 nights. Loved the room, very comfortable even though small. The staff were friendly and welcoming. The lobby area and front door area were also inviting. The decor was classy, but the staff weren't stuffy. Just a couple of negatives.Door entrance into the room was awkward because of an inserted closet. Door opening should have gone in opposite...

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San Francisco, California
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I stayed at the InterContinental NY Barclay for 5 nights and I everything was fabulous. The room was beautiful and the bed was extra comfortable. The hotel amenities are luxurious, especially the bath robe and the slippers; after the whole day walking around the city, the best part was arriving to the hotel room, take a hot shower and enfold...

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Baltimore, Maryland
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Before staying I read a lot of the reviews. I stay in NYC once per year, but always seem to stay at the Waldorf. I was excited to try a new hotel that was recently renovated. I was shocked at how small the king rooms were. The rooms with two beds are a little bigger, but the beds are Full...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was looking for a hotel for Presidents' Day weekend and found an insanely good deal for the InterContinental Barclay. After booking, I read some mixed reviews - however the negative ones seem to come from rewards members who are used to extra perks and service. If you're just looking for a nice, relaxing place to spend the night, the...

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Ambler, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a very nice hotel. Wonderful remodeling, spacious rooms and good service. I can't say it's not a good hotel. I expected a great nights sleep given the quality of the hotel but the beds are too hard and others felt the same (so it wasn't just me). The breakfast prices are outrageous (as are any other decent hotel...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights over the St Patrick's weekend. Lovely spacious room on floor 11. Room 1106 right at corner. Never heard a thing at night was so quiet, although that might be because of all the walking that made us in a deep sleep. Perfect location for us and hotel staff where lovely. Hopefully be back soon.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I loved this hotel. The service was phenonmenal. It was just a few blocks away from a subway hub at Lexington and 51st. Concierge was so helpful in providing directions. Lobby looked amazing! Staff very professional!!! Complaints: Cleaning staff in the morning were talking to amongst themselves very loudly and the noise carried down the hallway. Against my better judgement...

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed 13 days in Intercontinental the Barclay. The hotel has a very good location in midtown, very clean large and friendly lobby. I just found the standard double room too tiny, but requested an upgrade to a king room which was decent. As mentioned by others reviewers toiletries were not regularly replenished, other than that it would have been...

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Juneau, Alaska, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We LOVED staying at the InterContinental New York Barclay. We stayed using our IHG points, which is an incredible value. The hotel is newly remodeled and simply gorgeous. We loved the white and black tile in the bathrooms, high-end fixtures, snazzy lighting, the luxurious bar area, and the very comfy bed. The common areas are a treasure. The Gin Parlour...

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Mumbai, India
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for a convention. Good rooms and suites. Very comfortable. Walking distance from several restaurants. Good food around. Several other hotels nearby so a good place to stay during conventions. Prompt service.

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Barclay Bar & Grill
Barclay Bar & Grill
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Since first opening its doors in 1926, the InterContinental New York Barclay has welcomed countless guests to enjoy a luxurious residential-style experience in the heart of the city. Originally constructed as part of the Grand Central Terminal expansion, The Barclay became one of four notable railroad hotels built to service the well-heeled men and women travelling to New York City. Its convenient location, directly above the railroad tracks, permitted the hotel the unique distinction of having its own platform in the basement, ideal for the upscale rail traveler who occasionally arrived by private train car. In addition to its Midtown East location, the hotel made an immediate impact with tenants and critics alike for its characteristic atmosphere of comfort and elegant domesticity. From that moment, The Barclay began to write its history as the hotel of choice for those looking to take respite in this stately residential hotel of international prestige. Today, the InterContinental New York Barclay remains Manhattan’s preeminent luxury hotel after undergoing the most ambitious restoration in its history. Combining sophistication and contemporary design, while staying true to its original Federalist style details, The Barclay exudes confidence and warmth, delivering the same residential feel with modern comfort and flexibility introduced to the world in 1926. ... more   less 

Additional Information about InterContinental New York Barclay

Address: 111 E 48th St, New York City, NY 10017-1222
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Manhattan
Price Range: ₹ 14,398 - ₹ 32,068 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — InterContinental New York Barclay 4.5*
Number of rooms: 702
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Also Known As:
Intercontinental New York Barclay Hotel New York City
Intercontinental New York City
Intercontinental Barclay New York
New York City Intercontinental
Barclay New York
Barclay Hotel New York
Intercontinental Barclay Hotel New York
Hotel Style:
#13 Green Hotel in New York City
#63 Luxury Hotel in New York City
#159 Romantic Hotel in New York City
#165 Family Hotel in New York City
#168 Business Hotel in New York City
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