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Library Hotel

4.0 of 5 299 Madison Ave., at 41st St., Entrance on 41st Street, New York City, NY 10017
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  • Value
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  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We live near Boston and frequently go to New York for weekend getaways. This was the best hotel experience we have ever had in New York. Everything in the hotel is top quality. The bed was super comfortable, very plush towels, and great bath amenities (robes, slippers, top quality toiletries, etc.) But even better than all that, the service was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

WOW. What a great hotel. I was reccommended this hotel by three clients and I can see why they loved it so much. What a fantastic place. Will stay here again and again. Rooms are quite small and you can open the door whilst sitting on the bed!! Which actually is quite handy!! Rooms are absolutely spotless and very well... More

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Bonita Springs, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

From the moment we arrived we were wowed by the excellent librarians greeting us. They went out of their way to direct us to recommendations for restaurants near BAM. When I came back down later he had printed a list of restaurants for us with his favorites starred. We love the library theme and the walls of books in our... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Love this place, can't wait to go back - took the misses and was perfect in every way. Great location, great service and made our trip. Love the decor and staff recomended places fo us to check out that were spot on

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I could not have asked for a more comfortable stay in NYC with my twelve year old son. Our room was on the fourth floor. Street noise was never an issue. I thoroughly enjoyed the breakfast offerings each morning and afternoon treats/wine. The cleanliness, location and wonderful staff make this boutique hotel a perfect choice while visiting NYC.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Back yesterday from our first trip to NY. What a find this hotel was with its book theme. Our room was on the 6th floor and plenty big enough for us. It was spotlessly clean. Unlike some reviewers we were very happy with the continental type breakfast. To have 24/7 access to the breakfast area is a real bonus for... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

For a brief review: we had a wonderful stay at The Library (my wife is a librarian so we had to stay there). The hotel is delightful and well-positioned in Manhattan to get wherever you want to go. The room was small but comfortable. The staff were uniformly helpful and friendly. The Reading Room on the second floor is a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful hotel in a fantastic location. We loved its boutique feel and library theming. We had a large Madison Ave fronting suite with a huge bed, comfy sofa bed for our teenager, and beautiful marbled bathroom. Do ask for a upper level floor. The traffic on Madison Ave hardly stops, but not really an issue higher up though... More

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for four nights at the beginning of October, and couldn't fault it! The staff were wonderful, nothing was too much trouble. The location is great too; a stone's throw from Grand Central and 10 mins from the Empire State. It's not the cheapest hotel, but you get a great choice of breakfast goodies; tea & cakes in... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice boutique hotel with compact rooms, but very expensive for what it offers. The cold buffet breakfast is a joke for $600+ per night and the rooms are very very small for the price. Great location and very good staff though, just not great value for money

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  • Great location(27)
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Additional Information about Library Hotel

Address: 299 Madison Ave., at 41st St., Entrance on 41st Street, New York City, NY 10017
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Location: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan , Murray Hill
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Library Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Library Hotel New York City
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