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Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Accessible rooms
Laundry Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Simply a perfect little place to stay. Darling room, friendly staff and excellent location. Close to the subway, restaurants and places we wanted to be. Glad we picked this hotel! Staff was able to give restaurant recommendations. We enjoyed meeting friends in the bar, great...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank 900terie
Response from GM_Front_Desk, General Manager at Life HotelResponded 2 days ago

We loved spending time with you at Life Hotel! It makes our day to see how much you enjoyed our chic rooms, courteous staff, and midtown location. We are also glad you met some friends and had a great time at the bar. Next time...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

The hotel was very central to everything and convenient to restaurants. Walking in to the hotel can be tricky when the restaurant patrons are waiting for a table, but nothing super terrible. We were promised an upgrade to the double queen with private balcony, but...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Sara Q
Response from GM_Front_Desk, General Manager at Life HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Sara, We are so delighted that you chose to hang out with us at Life Hotel! Our location is indeed a guest favorite, and we're glad that it was perfect for your adventures in Midtown. We're also happy you were satisfied with our accommodations....More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very clean, great staff, great location!! The bar was great and busy, the rooms were very clean, spacious for NYC and the bathroom was updated and very clean. The location was very convenient to all major attractions. Would definitely stay again!More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Gene V
Response from GM_Front_Desk, General Manager at Life HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Gene, With so many lodging options here in The Big Apple, we are honored that you decided to spend some time at Life Hotel! Guests can always find clean accommodations and dedicated service here with us, and it sounds like you had a fun...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We were really impressed with our stay at the Life Hotel. Check-in was smooth - our room was ready early. The room itself was clean, quirky and modern, plus plenty of space for a NY hotel. You access the reception through the bar in the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank Rachel444
Response from GM_Front_Desk, General Manager at Life HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear Rachel, Thank you for joining us here at Life Hotel. We are always delighted to hear our guests enjoyed a full-value experience, and we appreciate your kind words. Join us again during your next visit to the city! Kathleen Herman Director of Rooms

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decent midtown accommodation. Was supposed to be there two nights for a quick NYC weekend but was forced to stay one night due to storm in NYC region the day off my arrival and my flight was cancelled. Flew in next day... Hotel would not...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank brianorl
Response from GM_Front_Desk, General Manager at Life HotelResponded 6 days ago

Dear Brian, It was our pleasure to provide you with a convenient place to stay in the city. We're glad our housekeeping and maintenance staff impressed you, and we appreciate your feedback for improvement. The next time you're in the area, we'd be happy to...More

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Description
Located just steps away from 5th Avenue in the heart of Midtown & the vibrant NoMad neighborhood. We’re just minutes away from Penn Station, & by train from the United Nations, Times Square, Rockefeller Center, More museums & shopping. Life Hotel,once the headquarters of the iconic LIFE Magazine where celebrated artists both lived & produced the publication – blurs the lines between work & play. Our 98-room hotel has been restored to its former glory with the additions of the restaurant HENRY at Life Hotel, lobby bar & basement speakeasy, Gibson + Luce, by veteran restauranteur Stephen Hanson & NYC Chef Michael Vignola. Inside the newly renovated guest rooms, ranging from Classic Queen to multi room Suites, features & services include: complimentary Wi-Fi, HD TV's, all-natural LATHER bath products, a 24/7 gym & a pet-friendly policy, a stay at Life Hotel is easy. Need a restaurant reservation? Forgot your toothbrush? Our awesome, friendly staff is only a text message or call away. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
98
Price range
$134 - $406 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Herald Square
,
Herald Square Hotel New York
Location
United States > New York > New York City > Midtown / Koreatown / Tenderloin / Manhattan
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
98
Price range
$134 - $406 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Herald Square
,
Herald Square Hotel New York
Location
United States > New York > New York City > Midtown / Koreatown / Tenderloin / Manhattan
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Room & Suite (222)
Dining (28)
Amenities (24)
Nearby
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
...More
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jennap555
January 10, 2019|
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Response from GlobeRoamer005 | Reviewed this property |
The answers above are correct. There is a restaurant in the ground floor where you can meet guests for a drink or a meal. AC is very loud.
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Christy B
November 30, 2018|
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Response from dlb0726 | Reviewed this property |
That’s NYC! It never sleeps. I stay here all the time and am not disturbed. All you need to do is call the front desk and ask for a later checkout. I’m sure they will accommodate as best they can but most hotels don’t... More
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Eugene W
October 5, 2018|
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Response from rocket917 | Reviewed this property |
We were able to open (with some physical strength) the bathroom window, yet didn't even try to open the main bedroom window since the weight of the smaller bathroom window was difficult enough. I imagine it would definitely... More
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"just book the upgraded rooms. They do no cater well to hotel tonight guests."
yuzimoto
1 week ago
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"no tips for travelerrs"
alexlK4722AU
2 weeks ago
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"Ask not to be near the elevator or facing the street. You may give up sunlight, but well worth the quiet..."
GlobeRoamer005
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"Higher floors quieter, sofa rooms have plenty of space."
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