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The Benjamin

4.5 of 5 125 East 50th Street, at Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10022
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Santa Clarita, California
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

The Benjamin provided us with a clean, comfortable, quiet respite for our five night stay in the big city. We found the staff to be very helpful, especially Tom, the concierge. The room service was expedient and the food was fresh, warm and delicious. Our room was very clean with crisp white bedding which made for a great night's sleep.... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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24 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had not stayed at the Benjamin since some time over ten years ago, but went back when it showed up at my travel agent as a good priced deal for a business trip. Room was spotless and large, kitchenette is a very helpful feature (with microwave) and the "sleep menu" and information about how to get a good night's... More 

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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A real find in a great part of town and The National Restaurant which is part of the hotel was fabulous. I loved the little kitchenette in the room - it meant you could get a few little supplies in. The bed was really comfortable and the room was decorated in a really nice calm way. It was a real... More 

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South Pasadena
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a short time frame to find a hotel for this trip so I took a chance and made a bid on Priceline. This is the hotel that accepted the bid and I am really glad they did. It is small and old so the hallways are a bit narrow and the elevators are slow but the room as... More 

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8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

How can you go wrong when, over the course of a weeks stay, the staff of your hotel meets your every request quickly and with good cheer. From the door to the cleaning staff, I cannot say enough good things about the ability and attitude of the staff. Our suite was quite large. The furniture, not new, but simple, clean... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in a suite at The Benjamin in mid January when I was in NYC to attend the winter meetings of The American Psychoanalytic Association. The meetings were great but a real high light of the trip was my stay at The Benjamin. The suite was spacious and comfortable…the bed was probably the most comfortable I've ever slept in.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Benjamin Hotel is a jewel in Midtown Manhatten. Clean, beautiful rooms with romantic balconies, kitchenettes and a friendly and welcoming staff. Don't bother with any other place. I can't wait to return!

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Sag Harbor, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of five enjoyed the spacious accommodations. The rooms are decorated with simple functional furnishings, very comfortable bedding and room service breakfast was delicious. Professional door men, front desk staff and housekeeping. We had dinner in the adjoining restaurant "The National" which was good but the service was way to casual for the prices. When I am paying over... More 

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10 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We frequently stay at the Benjamin Hotel whenever we are in NYC and never disappointed. Customer service is outstanding starting with Jonathan who greets you at the door! The hotel is located in an ideal part of town. Close to everything, but not in the middle of the hustle or bustle. The only issue we experienced this visit is that... More 

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Hamilton, Bermuda
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7 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was excited to stay here after all the great reviews. Have to say, I was somewhat disappointed. Rooms are very averagely appointed with little attention to the small details. The connected hotel bar and restaurant was overpriced and poor service. An Okish hotel, but you can do much better in Manhattan. A poor effort.

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Address: 125 East 50th Street, at Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10022
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Location: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Manhattan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Benjamin 4.5*
Number of rooms: 209
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#55 Business Hotel in New York City
#60 Romantic Hotel in New York City
#66 Luxury Hotel in New York City
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