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The Lombardy

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   111 East 56th Street, New York City, NY 10022 (Manhattan)
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Ranked #202 of 446 hotels in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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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 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I made a reservation on Booking.com specifically at the Lombardy so that I could get two queen beds. When I arrived, there were two beds across from each other (like being in camp). Since I normally sleep in a king, it took me a couple of nights to recognize that these were not queen beds. I liked the Lombardy in... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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65 reviews 65 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I enjoyed staying at the Lombardy while visiting with relatives also visiting NYC and also staying in the Lombardy in a 2 bedroom apartment. The location is walking distance to Rockefeller Center, the Waldorf Astoria, Fifth Avenue shopping and Central Park. The Lombardy is a good value and is a welcoming place. I recommend.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mom, my 14 year old daughter and I stayed in a one bedroom suite with 2 queens. I've stayed here before for work, and I truly enjoyed my family stay (all three of us did). The location of the hotel, on 56th between Lex and Park, is great. Safe at night, and easy during the day to get cabs,... More

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We hadn't stayed here for a few years but it was just like coming home. You know a hotel is well-run when the staff never change. Our one-bedroom apartment had everything we needed including a truly comfortable bed and our own kitchenette. An addition since we last stayed-a branch of 9th Street Espresso off the lobby with a free coffee... More

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Burlingame, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I never stay in N.Y.C. hotels. I grew up there and my parents are still in the same apartment but I decided to give myself a little bit of 'space' as I descended onto NYC for an intense week of rehearsals for a concert at Lincoln Center in mid February. I needed peace and quiet. I needed to be able... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

This was the second time I stayed at the Lombardy, and it's gotten considerably worse. I think that it's incumbent upon staff to make sure that a room is ready for the guest. But here were the problems: 1. There's no central air, and I walked into the room and the window heater was off, so it took a couple... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

My friends and I occupied a two bedroom suite and a studio on our recent visit to New York. A friend told me about The Lombardy a couple of years ago and I thought it might be a good location for our jaunts around New York....and it was.There are many good restaurants in the area,easy walk to great shopping and... More

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Austell, Georgia
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6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Its entirely possible that the 5-star review has been colored slightly by my horrible stay at the millennium Broadway. I moved off-broadway after the ball drop to save a little money(200 per night) and am so glad I did because the level of service offered by the lombardy is so much better than the millennium Broadway. their over-the-top commitment to... More

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East Greenwich, Rhode Island
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

I'm a frequent traveller to New York and had liked the appearance of the Lombardy, with it's impressive, traditional exterior and warm inviting lobby. On first look I also liked the size of the room i.e. very large with two televisions and a kitchen area. However, I then discovered the close proximity of what was evidently a 24 hour construction... More

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Houston, Texas
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

The Lombardy Hotel fit our needs perfectly. The room was very large (900+ square feet), two nice TVs, a full kitchen, nice bathroom and was beautifully decorated. Living room had a very nice sofa and loveseat combination. Elevators were fast. Housekeeping was very efficient. Hotel is a short walk to Central Park, Times Square, 5th Avenue, Rockefeller Center, Broadway and... More

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Also Known As:
The Lombardy Hotel New York City
The Lombardy Hotel
Lombardy New York City
Lombardy Hotel New York City
Address: 111 East 56th Street, New York City, NY 10022
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan , Midtown
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#217 Family Hotel in New York City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Lombardy 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A quirky east-side hotel. ... more   less 
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