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Hyatt 48 Lex

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   517 Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10017 (Manhattan)
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Ranked #76 of 447 hotels in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Massachusetts
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was a delightful Priceline surprise. The hotel is clean, well located, quiet and the staff could not be more helpful. The room was well appointed, comfortable and all I could want. There was a nice restaurant attached, though typical hotel prices. I loved the microwave/sink combo, which made my special dietary needs easier to manage. We will be back.

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Sausalito, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I have an Interior Design business in SF and LA. We shop all over the world for the one of a kind items for our discriminating high end clients so needless to say we are picky about our hotels. Without exception 48Lex is the very best Hyatt we have stayed in and one of the best small... More

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Houston, TX
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26 reviews 26 reviews
24 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

In all my years of coming to NYC, I don't think I've ever enjoyed a hotel so much. This hotel had everything that I'd desire in a hotel from it's location to the sizable room, which is larger than most spots that I've experienced in the big city. I got this 4.5 star hotel on Priceline for about $125. The... More

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Rob G, General Manager at Hyatt 48 Lex, responded to this review

Hello MusicalTravel, Thank you for the shout out and wonderful review! I love hearing that Hyatt 48 Lex was your "best" stay in NYC. I'm happy to hear you enjoyed our guest room and amenities. I will have to share your great comments with the team! If your travels ever find you back in NYC please join us again. More

Martigny, Switzerland
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113 reviews 113 reviews
65 hotel reviews
235 helpful votes 235 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I needed to be in midtown Manhattan for a few nights and stumbled upon this relatively new Hyatt. I have to say I have always been a fan of Hyatt hotels and this one is about the best I have stayed at. It is tiny. Only a few rooms per floor. The rooms are small too but this is Manhattan!... More

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Rob G, General Manager at Hyatt 48 Lex, responded to this review

Hi Hambagahle! Wow, what a fantastic review! I think we have a "star" staff as well, I could not have said it better myself. Our team works incredibly hard to make sure our guests feel at home during their short time at Hyatt 48 Lex. I am glad you enjoyed your stay :) Please come visit us again soon! Robert... More

Delray Beach, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at this Hotel for the first time due to the proximity to my office. Staff was extremely helpful and exceeded my expectations. Layout of the room was superb, modern décor, new technology, and very good work space/desk area. The "living room" on the second floor is a gem, great place to unwind or grab a cup of coffee. The... More

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Rob G, General Manager at Hyatt 48 Lex, responded to this review

Dear Beverly646, I am so glad to hear that you would recommend Hyatt 48 Lex! I love hearing that our team's customer service "exceeded" your expectations. Our team works hard to ensure every guest has the best possible experience. We hope to welcome you back soon! Robert Gormley More

Alberta
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, beautiful rooms and friendly staff. I've stayed at the Waldorf across the street and while this hotel does not give you quite the same level of 5 star service (remember it is rated at 4.5 stars) everything else about it makes it a nicer place to stay. My suite was modern and very comfortable with very nice views.... More

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Rob G, General Manager at Hyatt 48 Lex, responded to this review

Hello WorldTraveller570! Thanks for the shout out! I am happy to hear you enjoyed your most recent stay here at Hyatt 48 Lex. In regards to the housekeeping department- I have sent your feedback to our Director of Housekeeping in order to help create a five star experience for our guests. Thanks for taking the time to post, we hope... More

toronto
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68 reviews 68 reviews
31 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms are good sized for new York and the staff friendly A new hotel so everything is clean and up to date. Health club is a bit small but a great little hotel for a business stay I would recommend a stay there and try to get one of the corner rooms

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Rob G, General Manager at Hyatt 48 Lex, responded to this review

Hello jonToronto, Thanks for the shout out and recommendation! Should your travels bring you back to NYC we would love to welcome you back as our guest! Robert Gormley More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been here for less than 24 hours now and I'm already regretting it. 3 issues so far: 1) We went out from 11am to 7pm during which time the room wasn't serviced. Offering to do this once we're back and using the room isn't helpful. It's a basic requirement of any hotel to offer clean and serviced rooms. 2)... More

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New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I work in NYC but live in CT, so when trying to find a place to stay in the city for a night, i try to to find a nice stay with good value. The Hyatt 48 Lex did not disappoint. Conveniently located near Grand Central, this boutique hotel offers service and amenities found in much more expensive properties. I... More

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Rob G, General Manager at Hyatt 48 Lex, responded to this review

Greetings O M, Thank you for the kind accolades! I am thrilled to hear your had a fantastic experience at Hyatt 48 Lex and enjoyed the amenities of the hotel, especially the second floor "Lexicon Lounge". I can't wait to share your wonderful comments with the team! We hope to welcome you back as our guest again soon! Robert Gormley More

West Simsbury, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very attentive staff. Small boutique feel. Lexington Brass the restaurant is decent with nice wait staff. Carlos at the front desk makes you fell welcomed. Highly recommend this place. Location is near Grand Central and subways so hard to beat location.

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Rob G, General Manager at Hyatt 48 Lex, responded to this review

Hello JMeehan207, Thanks for the five star review! Our team works hard to ensure our guests have a memorable experience and I am happy to know you felt very welcomed at Hyatt 48 Lex. Come see us again soon! Robert Gormley More

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Additional Information about Hyatt 48 Lex

Also Known As:
Hyatt 48 Lex Hotel
Hyatt 48 Lex Hotel New York City
Address: 517 Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10017
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Location: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan , Midtown
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#15 Green Hotel in New York City
#50 Luxury Hotel in New York City
#56 Romantic Hotel in New York City
#73 Family Hotel in New York City
#75 Business Hotel in New York City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hyatt 48 Lex 4.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hyatt 48 Lex is a striking and innovative, luxury boutique hotel, providing a fresh take on modern hospitality, focused on intimate and exclusive experiences for the chic and savvy traveler. Located on Lexington Ave and 48th St, with 116 guestrooms and suites our hotel promises extraordinary four diamond service, a wide array of amenities while you stay in our spacious guestrooms or suites with all showcasing our floor to ceiling windows. Visit our inviting 2nd floor living room with lounge seating, a fireplace that overlooks the vibrancy of Lexington Ave and enjoy daily our signature complimentary continental breakfast in the morning, cappuccino, water, fruit or cookies during the afternoon or a glass of wine with cheese which is served every evening. We also provide a 24-hour fitness center, our full service restaurant Lexington Brass, in room dining, 24-hour business center, and meeting space. Our convenient midtown location puts guests within walking distance of Grand Central Station, Chrysler Building, Radio City Music Hall, Empire State Building, Rockefeller Center, Central Park, and Fifth Avenue, home to the finest New York shopping. Perfect for corporate travelers seeking extended-stay accommodations book one of our corner one bedroom suites and enjoy a separate living room with generous space to spread out, a kitchenette and influx of natural light with floor to ceiling windows. ... more   less 
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