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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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Ranked #81 of 447 hotels in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Good location - soft service , one of hotels on right level. Room will be clean with a good taste furniture, bathroom was quite big & wide! Im always recognize that hotel with a good impression Highly recommended!

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

Dear PavelA2, On behalf of the Management team at The Peninsula New York, we would like to thank you for completing your review on TripAdvisor. We sincerely hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Jonathan H. Crook General Manager More

Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Peninsula for our quick trip to New York. I have to say the location is very convenient (3 min walk from the E line) with almost everything within walking distant. Our plan was to arrive early and leave our luggage at the hotel; instead, the front desk not only upgraded us but also found a room... More

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

Dear KYFG, It was truly a pleasure having you as our guest during your recent visit to New York. On behalf of the entire team at The Peninsula New York, we are so pleased that you were able to experience our hotel, spa and restaurant and enjoy the high service and quality levels upon which The Peninsula Hotels pride themselves.... More

Lexington, Kentucky
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75 reviews 75 reviews
70 hotel reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our weekend stay was very pleasant. We were able to check in by noon and were given an upgrade to a room overlooking 5th Ave. The bathroom was huge and there was plenty of closet space. We used the gym and pool, which were lovely. The hotel is in a very convenient location for shopping and Central Park. It is... More

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

Dear SugarCreek, Thank you for taking the time to share feedback from your recent stay. While I am sorry that your stay was not as seamless as it should have been, we are delighted to hear your overall experience at our hotel was positive. It is feedback such as yours that helps us to improve upon our service. I hope... More

Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great location just off 5th avenue, quite a low key stylish hotel. Comp wi-fi and impeccable service with well appointed rooms. We had massages in the spa which was fantastic and relaxing, regarded as one of the best spas in New York.

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

Dear RedArrow2013, Thank you for your comments and for finding our hotel and spa to be amongst the top hotels and spas in New York. We are delighted to have exceeded your expectations. Best regards, Jonathan H. Crook General Manager More

Bulle, Switzerland
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location: if you are traveling with a long shopping list. Professional concierge: we asked the info about the Woodbury outlets, after 5 mins, we received one envelop with the store map in outlets, the bus station and a full bus timetables. Awesome! The suite size is a bit smaller than what we expected, however, not a big issue. The... More

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

Dear Hollyyu, It was a pleasure to read of your experience with our signature MINI Copper S Clubman car service which we provide to our suite booking guests. We appreciate your kind comments regarding Mr. Ramon Berrios and your recommendation of our esteemed hotel. We look forward to welcoming you and your friends to The Peninsula New York soon. Best... More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here on Saturday 29th March for dinner with my girlfriend as we were in New York on holiday. Had a few drinks in the rooftop bar, where the drinks were great and the staff unbelievably nice and attentive. In the restuarant the waiters were very friendly, which is nice being in such an expensive and quite frankly posh place.... More

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

Dear Dicko09, Congratulations on your engagement and thank you for celebrating your special occasion at our restaurant Clement! Your glowing review of our restaurant, wait staff and bartenders is very much appreciated. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you to The Peninusla New York to celebrate your wedding night and honeymoon here. Best regards, Jonathan H. Crook General... More

Los Angeles, California, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ever present friendly professional staff were as attentive as you would think in a swanky place like this. The room as small as ours was, was clean but we did find the pervious guests discarded bubblegum in our drinking glasses. Great linens and no bedspreads of course! Loved the radio controls in the bathtub but we didn't care for... More

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

Dear CircleLink, Thank you for a taking a moment to review your visit on TripAdvisor. I am sorry your stay was not as seamless as it should have been. I would be grateful if you would contact me directly so that we may discuss this further. I can be reached at jcrook@peninsula.com Best regards, Jonathan H. Crook General Manager More

clairelovesparis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Do not stay in this hotel if you have to stay somewhere unpleasant afterwards. We celebrated our second wedding anniversary at this hotel. We stayed in a suite that had glorious views but no street noise. Everything about our stay was amazing. Possibly the best two nights of our USA trip. We loved our private tour of NYC in the... More

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

Dear Clairelovesparis, Thank you for choosing to celebrate your special occasion at The Peninsula New York last summer. Our goal is to ensure that your stay is seamless but more importantly memorable. I am delighted your next trip to New York will be at The Peninsula. Best regards, Jonathan H. Crook General Manager More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stay at the Peninsula whenever I'm in NY. It is one of the best hotels I have ever staid at. Pricey but worth it. Service is amazing, and you absolutely can not hear the street no matter what floor you are on. Black granite counter tops, and linens to die for. Just a perfect amazing hotel.

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

Dear Rob F, What a glowing and humbling review of our hotel. Thank you for being our guest. At The Peninsula, it is the personal relationships we establish with our guests that we value most so if there is anything I or my team can do to enhance your next visit, please do not hesitate to let us know. Best... More

Copenhagen, Denmark
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

This hotel delivers a great experience - like the other Peninsula hotels. Location on 5th a few blocks from Central Park is perfect for business trips and convenient if you are looking for a midtown/uptown New York experience. Staff is helpful and courteous, spa and fitness facilities are very good and located on 21st floor (unlike the cellar experience of... More

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

Dear Per2100, Thank you for your detailed review of your recent stay with us. We appreciate your recommendation of our property for both business and as a family-friendly hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back for any occasion and whenever your travels take you to New York. Best regards, Jonathan H. Crook General Manager More

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Also Known As:
The Peninsula New York Hotel
The Peninsula New York Hotel New York City
Peninsula New York City
New York City Peninsula
Peninsula Hotel New York
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
Amenities:
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 Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#50 Family Hotel in New York City
#53 Luxury Hotel in New York City
#57 Business Hotel in New York City
#79 Romantic Hotel in New York City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Peninsula New York 5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
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 from the luxury French linen house, D. Porthault, 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: From fine dining to traditional Afternoon Tea, The Peninsula’s restaurants and bars combine the perfect balance of luxury and comfort to experience at any time of day. Offering Panoramic views over Fifth Avenue and the glittering skyline of Manhattan, Salon de Ning features an intimate interior bar, complemented by two outdoor terraces. Notice: The hotel’s fine dining restaurant Fives and the adjoining Bar at Fives are currently closed for refurbishment and are set to debut in Fall 2013 with an exciting new name and concept. In the interim, hotel guests may enjoy a Continental breakfast buffet and select a la carte items in Gotham Lounge, buffet breakfast on the banquet floor or an a la carte menu through In-room Dining. Gotham Lounge will also be open to the public for lunch, Afternoon Tea, dinner and cocktails. ... more   less 
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