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The Peninsula New York

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   700 Fifth Avenue at 55th Street, New York City, NY 10019 (Manhattan)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Good hotel in a splendid position, with rooms a little bit too small for the price you pay. Service is decent, but in NYC service is never great I am afraid. Very good breakfast and breakfast area, lobby too small

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to New York to celebrate my birthday so decided to treat myself to a stay at the Peninsula. My room was amazing and the bathroom incredible. Also free wifi which seems to be a rarity and so important for foreign travelers. The staff were all very accommodating and I felt like a VIP. I did a free yoga... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms were nicely furnished, tubs were large. TV in bathroom. Historic church view was nice. Very close to great shopping. Wife said Spa was her favorite of all the ones we have visited anywhere. Staff was very accommodating to my wife's vegetarian diet. However, lobby has been known to be filled with music that does not match the elegant ambience.... More

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ThePeninsulaNY, General Manager at The Peninsula New York, responded to this review

Dear Adventure-Team_6, Thank you for reviewing your last visit to The Peninsula New York on TripAdvisor. The music that fills our lobby is ever changing to reflect the season. Undoubtedly it has changed since your last stay in November. We hope you have the opportunity to visit again soon to see the other wonderful changes of our hotel including our... More

Dubai
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17 hotel reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Peninsula Hotel in NY is located on the 5th Avenue, 5mn walk of Central Park. The hotel has one restaurant and a rooftop bar. Otherwise, there is the spa on the 21st Floor and the fitness with the swimming pool on the 22nd Floor. The service at the reception and the concierge are good and professional. A contrary the... More

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ThePeninsulaNY, General Manager at The Peninsula New York, responded to this review

Dear Federic B, Thank you for your detailed feedback and photos of your recent visit to The Peninsula New York. We are delighted that you found our hotel charming and your suite was to your liking. You hope your travels take you back to New York soon and you will be our guest once again. Best regards, Jonathan H. Crook... More

York, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
29 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an excellent hotel from the minute that we arrived we were treated like VIPs We were met at the door by the guest relations manager, check in was smooth and out room was lovely, very spacious with a huge TV and a very large bathroom. The service was first class and the breakfast was very good indeed. As... More

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ThePeninsulaNY, General Manager at The Peninsula New York, responded to this review

Dear Rose C, Your kind review of your visit on TripAdvisor is greatly appreciated. Our goal is to make all of our guests' stay as seamless as possible. We are happy to have surpassed your expectations and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, Jonathan H. Crook General Manager More

New York City, New York
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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here with family and they were very attentive to our needs. A member of our party is handicapped, and they went above and beyond to accommodate some of our special needs. Concierge was top-notch. They really pay attention to detail. When we arrived in our suite we were met with a selection of goodies, including cupcakes that had Columbia... More

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ThePeninsulaNY, General Manager at The Peninsula New York, responded to this review

Dear CarpeDiem153, We are delighted that overall you found your stay at The Peninsula New York with your family to be exceptional. We are also happy to be able to make every member of your family comforatable and to exceed their expectations particularly for this special occasion. Regarding the accessibility of taxis, there are indeed a great many traffic challenges... More

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I spent a few days at the hotel. Amazing service, very spacious and well maintained rooms. Expert concierge services for amazing restaurant recommendations. Thanks Victoria and Faisal. A rooftop bar with an amazing view of the city with 5 star service. Highly recommended hotel in a great location.

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ThePeninsulaNY, General Manager at The Peninsula New York, responded to this review

Dear Fuad71, Thank you for your kind review. We are particularly proud that you have taken the time to specifically mention our Clefs D'Or Concierge team, Victoria and Faisal and their extraordinoary efforts that were afforded during your visit. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon. Best regards, Jonathan H. Crook General Manager More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second stay. The bell staff and concierge are top level. Disappointed that we did not get Am Express upgrade. Desk agent showed us to a junior suite that "was one of her favorites with a great view." Alas, no view at all. Our previous stay in a less expensive room had a great view and bath window.... More

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ThePeninsulaNY, General Manager at The Peninsula New York, responded to this review

Dear Catherine Tn, Thank you for choosing to stay at The Peninsula New York again. While our occupancy did not allow for the upgrade you were expecting, we are delighted this did not distract too much from your visit. We look forward to welcoming you again in the not so distant future. Best regards, Jonathan H. Crook General Manager More

Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

. not as good as the one in bangkok. the rooms are great and well maintained, looks like they just had an overhaul of the place. Great location right on 5th avenue and only a short stroll to the park. The only downside for me is the service, staff is not as welcoming as I would have expected. Having recently... More

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ThePeninsulaNY, General Manager at The Peninsula New York, responded to this review

Dear Michael B, Thank you for your review and comparison of our properties in New York and Bangkok. We are proud to be part of The Peninsula Brand and naturally wish to exceed in providing the superior service patrons have come to expect. We are sorry that we did not surpass these expectations upon your visit to New York last... More

Richmond Hill, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
12 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Peninsula Hotel was a very nice experience for my wife and myself. The location was perfect (55th Avenue and 5th), and the staff were very accommodating. The room that they gave us was supposed to be non-smoking, but when we entered it, we noticed a strong cigarette smell. We contacted the front desk, and they were very apologetic, and... More

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ThePeninsulaNY, General Manager at The Peninsula New York, responded to this review

Dear Mark M, Thank you for your kind comments. I regret your arrival experience was not as seamelss as it should have been but I am reassured that our Front Desk Team was able to recover and provide you more comfortable accommodations. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back again to The Peninsula New York. Best regards,... More

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Address: 700 Fifth Avenue at 55th Street, New York City, NY 10019
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Location: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan , Midtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Peninsula New York 5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Known for its world-renowned service and attention to detail, The Peninsula New York is the prestigious recipient of the Forbes Five Star and AAA Five Diamond Awards. This magnificently restored 23-story, 1905 landmark building is ideally located, just steps away from world-class shopping, museums and the magic of Broadway. ACCOMMODATION: Each of the 185 spacious guestrooms and 54 suites at The Peninsula New York meet The Peninsula Hotels standards for luxury, guest comfort and technology. Rooms are designed for maximum comfort, with a good night's rest virtually guaranteed. Each room exudes a sense of tranquility and modernity with crisp bed linens, luxurious goose down duvets, flat screen televisions, marble bathrooms with special mood lighting and signature Peninsula bathtub televisions. For the ultimate convenience, bedside electronic control panels regulate temperature, lighting and entertainment systems. WELLNESS: The Peninsula Spa is a rooftop oasis providing an ideal retreat from the demands of the city. Recently awarded the #1 Hotel Spa in the USA by the readers of Conde Nast Traveler, this sanctuary of seclusion and peace offers relaxing body treatments and sublime skin care in an environment of sheer aesthetic bliss. The Spa features a luxurious range of heat experiences including a steam room, sauna, ice fountain and "experience" shower, men's and women's private relaxation lounges and an Asian Tea Lounge. The Private Spa Suite is the ultimate personal spa experience for couples, friends or family wishing to retreat in total privacy. A glass-enclosed pool, wraparound outdoor sun terrace and cutting edge fitness center with daily group fitness classes completes the wellness experience. DINING: The Peninsula New York's dining venues combine the comfort of tradition with modern elegance for guests to experience sophisticated dining at any time of the day. The signature restaurant Clement presents an energetic approach to regionally-sourced cuisine for breakfast, lunch or dinner. The Bar at Clement offers thoughtful cocktails, wines by the glass and a light menu. After a day of exploring the vibrant heart of the city, the timeless Gotham Lounge is a welcome setting to rejuvenate over Afternoon Tea, or for an unforgettable end to a New York City day, toast from the spectacular rooftop bar and terrace, Salon de Ning, while gazing over panoramic views of the shimmering Manhattan skyline. ... more   less 
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