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The Wyndham Midtown 45

4.0 of 5 205 East 45th Street, New York City, NY 10017 (Formerly The Alex Hotel)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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49 reviews 49 reviews
19 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars NEW

Wyndham recently opened this resort, and it is still undergoing renovations. We were in a 1-BR deluxe renovated unit which was not comfortable. It faced another part of the building, so there was NO view, which is important to us. The bathroom was tiny and not functional for 2 people. Tub/shower was difficult to safely use because of poor room... More 

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Ithaca, New York
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15 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I found this hotel in kind of a roundabout way. I come to the City a lot for business (I live Upstate), and once I needed to be in the east 40's, near Grand Central, and found this hotel online. I booked a regular room, but got upgraded to a suite. Holy moley! It was a true two-bedroom *two-bathroom* suite... More 

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Boalsburg, PA
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110 reviews 110 reviews
61 hotel reviews
179 helpful votes 179 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My aunt has been a super-duper VIP member of Wyndham Vacation Resorts for many years, so we've stayed at Wyndham resorts in Atlantic City, the Poconos, Alexandria, National Harbor, Williamsburg, and elsewhere in recent years. One of our longstanding critiques of the organization has been their absence from major metropolitan areas, where younger travelers like to visit instead of the... More 

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JJLewis14, Resort General Manager at The Wyndham Midtown 45, responded to this review

Dear Clo110 Thank you for your very detailed stellar review. We pride ourselves on providing excellent customer service to all of our guests. However, it seems that we still have some work to do. Our apologies that you were not informed that the refrigerator in your room does make ice for our guest convenience and was missing an ice scooper.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

The hotel upgrade my booking room to suit to let me to feel great manhatten, and thanks for the hotel upgrade my booking.

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JJLewis14, Resort General Manager at The Wyndham Midtown 45, responded to this review

Dear Liao H. Thank you for your response. It was our pleasure to be able to honor your request. Thank you again and we hope to see you soon. Warm Regards, John J Lewis Resort General Manager More 

4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

The staff are very friendly and location is easy, taxi drivers all know it. It's undergoing renovation so there's no breakfast, although John's Diner is round the corner and excellent. The rooms are worn, there are facilities, but there was no bottled water or glasses in my room (which was annoying to find out late at night!). There are other... More 

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JJLewis14, Resort General Manager at The Wyndham Midtown 45, responded to this review

Dear Kath O, We appreciate the time you have taken to review your stay. It is great to hear that you found our staff to be friendly and our location convenient. We have made a note of your feedback. Regrettably, we no longer put bottled water in our rooms. However, as part of our renovation, our rooms have a fully-equipped,... More 

Michigan's Upper Peninsula
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Not knowing what to expect at all we were very surprised and happy with our room. The location was great. Our renovated room was nice and clean and comfortable. The kitchen was a great plus although we weren't there long enough to use it. Now that we've been there and know it was so nice with a kitchen... we would... More 

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Shennell R, Executive Office at The Wyndham Midtown 45, responded to this review

Dear Dcmal: Thank you for your feedback and taking a chance on us. It is so wonderful to know that you were very surprised and happy with your room. Our team at Wyndham Midtown 45 likes to hear how we have surpassed our guest expectations. It is comments like yours that provides reassurance that we are going in the right... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Stood here four nights and loved the location. The place is in total reno from facility to staff. I would recommend a stay starting in Fall 2016 if you really want to have an above average stay. Still a young hotel, not a luxurious stay. Loved the Diamond Distrcit though. My room was getting renovated the day I was checking... More 

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Shennell R, Executive Office at The Wyndham Midtown 45, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time out of your day to comment about your stay. Please accept our apologies for the unpleasant smells and the lack of knowledge displayed by some of our staff. As you have stated we are in the process of a major renovation and are extremely excited about our transformation. I also would like to thank you... More 

Atlanta, Georgia
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We stayed here over New Year's and had the most wonderful time. We found both the renovated and non-renovated room just perfect, despite other reviews. The rooms were spacious for New York and although the non-renovated room had older decor it was still clean and well appointed. I would have given a 5 star rating for the first visit, however... More 

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Shennell R, Executive Office at The Wyndham Midtown 45, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to make us abreast of your recent stay. We have made note of your feedback, and will be looking into why your second stay was not as five star as your first. This is definitely not Wyndham standards. We will also be sharing you compliments with Perry, Fabio, Carlos and the Wyndham Midtown 45 Team.... More 

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Address: 205 East 45th Street, New York City, NY 10017 (Formerly The Alex Hotel)
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Location: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Manhattan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Wyndham Midtown 45 4*
Number of rooms: 199
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Also Known As:
Alex Hotel New York City
The Alex
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#170 Luxury Hotel in New York City

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