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JW Marriott Essex House New York

4.5 of 5 160 Central Park South, New York City, NY 10019
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a Central Park Suite on the 37th floor with fantastic views from the sitting room and the bedroom right over Central Park. Huge room, well appointed, super comfy bed. We stayed for a week and felt right at home. Great location - a few steps from the metro station, a stones throw from the park, 5th Avenue, Columbus... More

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Waxhaw, North Carolina
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51 reviews 51 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed here a few years ago on points in a room for two: it was a postage stamp and otherwise OK. Now I was here with my husband and son in a suite, also on points, and it was great. The location is fab and the suite was worth the extra points. It's a bit "peeling wallpaper' but overall... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Husband and I stayed 3 nights in early September on a trip to celebrate my birthday. Our plan was to just hang out and explore the city - no schedule. Our King room was a decent size, and very clean and modern. Like another commenter, I really appreciated the plush bath sheets and the slippers. But more than the room,... More

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8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just stayed at the jw Marriott essex house and found the hotel much improved from my experience last year. The room was clean and modern, the bath towels were plush and soft and the noise from the other rooms and traffic was insignificant. The gym was updated with new equipment and the concierge lounge was terrific offering for dinner a... More

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Denver, CO
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78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed 3 night in August in a Manhattan Suite. Room was decent size and overall comfortable. It was nice to stay out of Times Square, the walk was only 10 minutes from this location. The main entrance was adjacent to Central Park. It was a comfortable stay, not the most modern, but good. Staff friendly, would stay here again.

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Chicago, Illinois
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had an opportunity to stay at the JW Marriott Essex House in July of 2014 but wish that I had chosen almost any other property. Our room was on a high floor with an incredible view of Central Park but that is the only positive that I can share about the room we were given. The furniture was worn,... More

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Conway, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was taking my husband for his first trip to New York and wanted to stay someplace really nice and chose the Essex. From the time of driving up in the cab to hailing a cab to go home the stay was perfect. Immediate help with our bags, check-in was fast and smooth, the room was wonderful. Ice was brought... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The title says it all. We stayed in a central park suite on the 31st floor. We stayed for a week. Great views of Central Park and a great location, no question. We won't complain about the price of the room, as we knew that before booking (we paid over $9,000)...however, we found the minibar and room service charges contemptuous.... More

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Maria F, Manager at JW Marriott Essex House New York, responded to this review

Dear FoxingtonUK, Thank you for taking the time to review your April 2014 stay. Your feedback is greatly appreciated. While it sounds like you enjoyed exceptional accommodations and views, we would like to apologize for your disappointment with the services and charges that kept you from fully enjoying your stay. We would love the opportunity to serve you again and... More

Camarillo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a business trip, but the family came along. We stayed in a Junior Suite. Our room was a nice size for the four of us, the bathroom was clean and well appointed. The staff were accommodating and professional. Personal touches like the note from the cleaning staff to enjoy our stay was appreciated. Before staying at this property... More

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Maria F, Manager at JW Marriott Essex House New York, responded to this review

Dear Penny_sus, Thanks for taking to write such a thoughtful review of your stay at the JW Marriott Essex House New York. We are happy to hear the staff was both accommodating and professional during your visit. As you stated, we like to add personal touches, such as notes or room previews, to our guests to show them just how... More

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel location is perfect, with a beautiful view of Central Park. Room is extremely confortable. The lobby restaurant and bar are also very nice. Front desk was very efficient helping the extension of my stay.

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Maria F, Manager at JW Marriott Essex House New York, responded to this review

Dear ejfilho, We appreciate your visit and willingness to take the time out to review the JW Marriott Essex House New York. We are pleased to hear you found your room accommodating and had an enjoyable view. We pride ourselves on offering efficient and friendly staff. Every detail from lobby restaurants and bar options to the amenities we provide help... More

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Address: 160 Central Park South, New York City, NY 10019
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — JW Marriott Essex House New York 4.5*
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Also Known As:
Jumeirah Essex House Hotel New York City
Jumeirah Essex Hotel
Hotel Jumeirah Essex

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