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Algonquin Hotel

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Address: 59 W. 44th St., New York, New York City, NY
Phone Number: 212/840-6800
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Came for a weekend getaway to enjoy food, wine and theater. This hotel is centrally located to the theater district, Times Square and the subway. Room is comfortable and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 16, 2015
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70 reviews 70 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Came for a weekend getaway to enjoy food, wine and theater. This hotel is centrally located to the theater district, Times Square and the subway. Room is comfortable and spacious for New York standards. Bed and cooling/heating were excellent. Bath was nicely appointed, but tiny...I have bigger on a cruise ship. Service was good but not obtrusive.

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63 reviews 63 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We stayed here on a Saturday night. It's a nice hotel. The lobby area is tasteful and the service is very good. We were expecting a bit of New York noise at night particularly given the proximity to Times Square but we didn't know there would be bone-shaking construction work going on from midnight to 6am. Horrible night's sleep. Don't... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We started our honeymoon at the Algonquin. And what a way to start! We had used The Autograph collections at home in London and had never been disappointed. The Algonquin certainly kept the standard up! We had let them know beforehand that we were visiting for our honeymoon. On arrival the front office staff were incredibly happy, friendly and helpful!... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Yes, the martinis are really $22, but where else can you sit to evoke the spirits of some of the 20th century's greatest writers. The bar is simply not to be missed, though for an overnight, I've heard the rooms are often quite small.

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San Jose, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

My wife and I just completed a nine night stay at the Algonquin 9our second stay at this hotel) and we loved it. It is a classic, famous hotel with tremendous charm and style. We stayed on Marriott points and were upgraded to a room that was about 250 sq. ft. The room was very comfortable and king sized bed... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We stayed at this atmospheric hotel for a long weekend stay. Totally a different experience than expected. So the bedrooms are a tad small, but that's not we came for. The best Negroni and Dry Martini ever. A delightful dinner, even though it was in the early hours of the morning, our time. Would we return? In a heartbeat.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Stayed in the Algonquin on a long weekend on the run-up to Christmas. It was a terrific location only a few minutes walk from 5th Avenue and Central Park - making it a perfect location for shopping. Concierge was very helpful in getting us last minute tickets for the Rockettes Christmas show at Radio City. Rooms on the small side... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

we stayed overnight to enjoy dinner and a show. Hotel is close to Grand central which allowed us to dump the bags before heading off to enjoy the day starting with Bryant Park, 2 blocks away. Room was very nice but a bit small for my taste. Bathroom was very nicely done but also small. The lobby has plenty of... More 

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Aldie, Virginia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

very nice hotel right in the middle of everything. short walk to times square, radio city and shows. Very classy hotel great staff and a wonderful bar. A great asset to the Marriott chain.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

You enter the Algonquin and immediately melt away into the bygone days of the Round Table and a world of style and class. The drinks are expertly mixed and bar snacks and nibbles never disappoint and always hit the mark. Don't save a visit for a special occasion. Drop in pre-theatre for drinks, go for afternoon tea or morning coffee.... More 

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