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700 Fifth Avenue at 55th Street, New York City, NY 10019
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Updated 07/20/21


#86 of 522 hotels in New York City
Travelers' Choice
Known for its world-renowned service and attention to detail, The Peninsula New York is the prestigious recipient of the Forbes Five Star and AAA Five Diamond Awards. This 1905 landmark building is ideally located in midtown, just steps from world-class shopping, museums and the magic of Broadway. Each of the 181 spacious guestrooms and 54 suites are designed for maximum comfort, with a good night's rest virtually guaranteed. The award-winning Peninsula Spa is a rooftop oasis providing an ideal retreat from the demands of the city and includes a glass-enclosed pool, wraparound outdoor sun terrace and cutting-edge fitness center with daily group fitness classes. The signature restaurant Clement and adjoining bar offer notable American fare, hand-crafted cocktails, extensive wine menu and seasonal events. The elegant Gotham Lounge is the perfect spot to rejuvenate over Afternoon Tea, while the rooftop bar and terrace, Salon de Ning, offers panoramic views of the Manhattan skyline.
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Property amenities
Paid public parking nearby
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Business Center with Internet Access
Pool / beach towels
Pool with view
Indoor pool
Heated pool
Fitness / spa locker rooms
Breakfast available
Breakfast in the room
Wine / champagne
Rooftop bar
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Facial treatments
Full body massage
Rooftop terrace
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
Sun terrace
Butler service
First aid kit
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
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Air conditioning
Interconnected rooms available
Flatscreen TV
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PSP Jeff wrote a review Jun 2021
Palm Springs, California184 contributions148 helpful votes
Hotel's Favorite
We stayed for a weekend in the Peninsula checking in on their 5th day reopened after having been closed for so long. Had I not known they had been closed, you would not know. The staff were friendly and on point in every way as if the hotel had never closed and they never missed a beat. Stephanie checked us in beginning at the street and taking care of things as we walked to the counter. The room was wonderful, quiet and comfortable. The reason I posted "nearly" in the title was the restaurants were not yet reopened. Room service is available however, and we enjoyed breakfast in our suite each morning. Great location! You cannot go wrong with a stay at Peninsula.
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Date of stay: June 2021
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2 Helpful votes
Response from The Peninsula New York, General Manager at The Peninsula New York
Responded Jun 28, 2021
Dear PSPJeff, Needless to say, we were thrilled to have you as our guest after a 14-month hiatus. Thank you for sharing your comments regarding your experiences at The Peninsula New York on TripAdvisor. In particular, we very much appreciate your kind words about the overall service as well as pointing our team members. . We are fortunate to have dedicated employees like Stephanie Colovic who strive to take care of each guest with warmth and sincerity. We look forward to welcoming you again soon and thank you once again for having shared your feedback. Kind regards, Jonathan H. Crook General Manager
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Kate M wrote a review Sep 2020
Wigan, United Kingdom16 contributions48 helpful votes
Stayed here for 4 nights in February definitely one of the best hotels in New York. Stayed in lots of 5 star hotels in New York and this is definitely my favourite. The rooms are a good size, clean and the finishing touches are lovely. The staff were really helpful and the location was fantastic for being everywhere in an easy walk. Definitely will return
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Traveled with friends
3 Helpful votes
Response from The Peninsula New York, General Manager at The Peninsula New York
Responded May 19, 2021
Dear KatemA6739SW, Thank you for posting your kind review of your stay of last year here on TripAdvisor. You were fortunate to travel right before the travel shutdown due to the pandemic. I am delighted to announce that our hotel will be open again June 1, 2021 and we are excited to welcome back loyal and lovely guests such as yourself. Thank you for considering The Peninsula your favorite hotel in New York! With kind regards, Jonathan H. Crook General Manager
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S F wrote a review Apr 2020
Vancouver, Canada198 contributions128 helpful votes
There is something about getting the news that legendary hotels like The Peninsula in NYC or the Savoy in London have closed their doors, which some how brings home the fact that we are living in unfathomable time even more so than the closing of hotels, bars & restaurants one may frequent far more often in one’s neighborhood. It is difficult to think how it is that so many places are closed around one, but even if The Peninsula & the Savoy were not one’s regular haunts, they have a symbolic place in our minds & hearts. Figures, both political & cultural, played out some of their lives at such hotels, with some there when world-altering events occurred. Rudy Giuliani was to hear about the events of 9/11 while at The Peninsula a good few of us are still familiar with lines of soccer star superstar, George Best, delivered while living at The Savoy. I have visited both a good few times & was lucky enough to be treated to a weekend end at The lPeninsula, when traveling through NYC on a trip from Oxford to Vancouver both ways in September 2002, a year .of commemoration after 9/11. Everything about The Peninsula ie truly wonderful. The location on 5th Ave at 55th signals its singularity. Right in the center of midtown NYC, it is in a prime position for important venues like The Roosevelt Centre & it is also well located for fine dining & good shopping. The bar & lounge is terrific with good service & food & drinks, as is the roof top bar & patio dining . In fact , there was great service right across the hotel & both my nights at 5/55 were just wonderful. With all which was wonder that weekend, swimming in its roof top pool looking over 5th Ave & 55th street, topped it all I love swimming & have swam almost anywhere at a drop of a hat. Swimming high above NYC in the Peninsula’s pool is one of my favorite swimming experiences in my swimming life, which has stretched out over some 50 years, five continents & 58 counties. It is up there in my in my top five pools around the world. The Peninsula also has a very enlightened “pet” policy, allowing pets to stay with their owners, Our Buddhist dog, Riley P Fuller, was an enthusiastic traveller & bon vivant. The Peninsula was just Riley’s kind off place, as is NYC. In fact, a stay at The Peninsula was on his bucket list. If he were here now, he would’ eagerly be awaiting The Peninsula’s reopening. Posted by S Fuller
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Date of stay: April 2020Trip type: Traveled solo
3 Helpful votes
Response from ThePeninsulaNY, General Manager at The Peninsula New York
Responded Apr 16, 2020
Dear 690sf, It is a delight to read your review and experience at The Peninsula New York. We made the difficult decision to close the hotel a few weeks ago. With our world changing so dramatically these past weeks and now that we are faced with global uncertainty, I would like to take this moment to send you our gratitude and our wishes that you and your loved ones remain safe. I appreciate the time afforded to review your past visit in 2002. Again, please accept our warmest wishes for your family as we all look forward to welcoming you back to New York City and your home at The Peninsula. Best regards, Jonathan H. Crook General Manager
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Doctorchef wrote a review Apr 2020
Milan, Italy135 contributions139 helpful votes
This is our second time in the hotel, the first was a dream and this one was simply over our expectations. We had a long stay. All the team is great and you immediately have the feeling to be at home. I appreciated the excellence of the breakfast in terms of food but even more the service. In all the departments , from the SPA cleaner to the managers I felt an incredible sense of appartenence for the hotel. Many of them works there since the opening and someone even more, when the hotel had another name. i really appreciated the welcoming of Caroline, the director of the front desk. Thank you Samir, we remember forever your smile and your enthusiasm and we will do a big advertising of the Peninsula NY to all our contacts!
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Date of stay: March 2020
3 Helpful votes
Response from ThePeninsulaNY, General Manager at The Peninsula New York
Responded Apr 16, 2020
Dear fsdandy, Thank you for taking the time to provide your review of your experience at The Peninsula New York on TripAdvisor. While we are proud of the superior service we provide, it is the relationships that we establish that we value the most especially during these challenging times. Thank you for being our guest and we do hope you have the opportunity to stay with us again when we re-open in late Spring. Best regards, Jonathan H. Crook General Manager
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The Gym Lad wrote a review Apr 2020
St. Catharines, Canada440 contributions256 helpful votes
Hotel location is well located. It’s close to Central Park and Rockefeller, and Times Square is 15 minutes away. Service is impeccable. The breakfast is not bad. Rooms are somewhat spacious. This Peninsula is no match for the peninsula of Hong Kong and Shanghai, but it’s still luxurious. If price is a main factor of your stay, it is not recommended.
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Date of stay: May 2019Trip type: Traveled with family
2 Helpful votes
Response from ThePeninsulaNY, General Manager at The Peninsula New York
Responded Apr 16, 2020
Dear thegymlad, Thank you so much for staying at The Peninsula New York We are grateful for your feedback, and we thank you for taking the time to review your experience on TripAdvisor. Best regards, Jonathan H. Crook General Manager
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Peninsula New York
Which popular attractions are close to The Peninsula New York?
Nearby attractions include St. Patrick's Cathedral (0.2 miles), Top of the Rock (0.3 miles), and Rockefeller Center (0.3 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at The Peninsula New York?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an indoor pool, a rooftop bar, and free wifi.
Which room amenities are available at The Peninsula New York?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at The Peninsula New York?
Guests can enjoy a rooftop bar, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at The Peninsula New York?
Yes, paid public parking nearby is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Peninsula New York?
Conveniently located restaurants include Loi Estiatorio, The Modern, and Beyond Sushi.
Are there opportunities to exercise at The Peninsula New York?
Yes, guests have access to an indoor pool, a fitness center, and a sauna during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at The Peninsula New York?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at The Peninsula New York?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does The Peninsula New York offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Are there any historical sites close to The Peninsula New York?
Many travelers enjoy visiting The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum (4.0 miles), World Trade Center Memorial Foundation (4.0 miles), and Hamilton Park (2.3 miles).