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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I travel to NYC on business quite a bit and decided to try a different hotel in the Grand Central Area. I am sure glad that I did. The Library Hotel was excellent and lived up to all of the stellar 5-star TA reviews. It is true that the location and value for NYC are really good. I also noted... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I can't say enough good things about the Library Hotel. The location, the amenities, the staff - all add up to a wonderfully enjoyable stay. From the moment we booked to the moment we left, we were treated with nothing but the utmost respect and courtesy. The turndown service and the chocolates are a nice touch, and the breakfast and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I used to stay at The Library Hotel often when I was working, and it was a perfect location and had lovely ambiance. This past week I had a chance to take my granddaughter to stay there for her 10th birthday! We had a small suite, so there were two beds. One was a hide-away couch, and it was just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic hotel, centrally located. Hotel staff really helpful and pleasant - reception staff helped get us great tickets to a basketball game. The ability to get coffee, and in the early evening, cheese and wine, was a treat and great to sit down and relax whilst watching the world go by on Madison Avenue. Rooms were lovely and clean. The... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at the Library for five nights in August! Even before we checked in the courtesy and care shown to us was above and beyond! From booking we were in constant email contact and no request, no matter how small was too much trouble....for two history teachers, being given the "modern world history" room was a lovely touch!! The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful stay at the library. I am confident to say that this is the nicest city hotel I have stayed in. Full of wonderful details. The service was fantastic, nothing was too much trouble. Highly recommend this hotel for a stay in New York

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My girlfriend and I had an amazing stay at The Library Hotel. She's a writer and avid book reader so the name and concept had her hooked at first. Then we looked at the rooms, location, and amenities which were all excellent. When we arrived the staff was friendly and welcoming and the room so charming. We hit the roof-top... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a superb trip at the library hotel. From the moment we walked in the door we had a good experience. The staff were extremely friendly the room was very comfortable and there was a good choice for breakfast. We there was a good choice for breakfast. We also love the location.

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Santa Rosa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a deluxe king arriving early Saturday AM after a west coast red eye. Check in was so easy and we felt the warm welcome from the start. Super helpful staff and very comfortable stay. The rooms are small, but very well equipped and luxurious. The wine and cheese evenings are a bonus.

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Stony Brook, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visit the city from Long Island twice a year. Since my daughter introduced us to the library hotel it is the only place we stay. The linens, the pillows, the concierge service and the breakfast and happy hour can't be beat. The location is also perfect. Times Square, the theatre, grand central and restaurant row is... More 

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Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors imagine before they visit - spectacular skyscrapers like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building, iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Library Hotel boasts over 6000 hand-selected books organized by the Dewey Decimal System. With a very central midtown Manhattan location, the hotel is within walking distance of The New York Public Library, Grand Central Terminal, The Empire State Building and Times Square, to name just a few. Take advantage of The Library Hotel Collection’s signature Continental Breakfast Buffet and evening wine and cheese reception in our Reading Room. Cappuccino, water, fruit, cookies and pastries are available in this space for our guests 24 hours a day. Also included with your reservation is complimentary WiFi and passes to the nearby New York Sports Club. Visit our indoor and outdoor rooftop, Bookmark’s Lounge, for literary themed cocktails and small plates. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Library Hotel

Address: 299 Madison Ave., at 41st St., Entrance on 41st Street, New York City, NY 10017-6298
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Manhattan
Price Range: $328 - $705 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Library Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Library Hotel New York City
The Library Hotel
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#1 Business Hotel in New York City
#3 Romantic Hotel in New York City
#4 Luxury Hotel in New York City
#5 Family Hotel in New York City
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