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The Lucerne Hotel

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Philpsburg
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I haven't stayed at the Lucerne probably for the last ten years. No reason why, other than I wanted to explore other areas of the city. I went back last Saturday and I can report that it still remains a great hotel. Wonderful location, extremely accommodating staff, and fair and reasonable rate. From experience, I did request a room on... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

After an appalling experience at our previous hotel in London (Royal Horseguards - including a weak evasive management response) this hotel is the polar opposite. Everything works, rooms have views, staff are helpful and responsive, services - laundry, room, housekeeping - operate efficiently and are fairly priced, Location is perfect for Historical Society, Met, Frick, etc and restaurants.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Hotel was clean. Staff was very friendly. Valet is expensive would be nice if they charged hourly not daily. Went for daughters sweet 16. Wanted room decorated. I emailed I was willing to pay. No one contacted me 😞

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The location of the Lucerne is perfect. On the Upper West Side it is quiet yet convenient. We walked two blocks to Central Park and the subway was just a block away. The rooms were large, clean and comfortable with a refrigerator and coffee maker. Not much counter space in the bathroom which is inconvenient. Staff was friendly and helpful... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice hotel. Clean large rooms, nice service. Close to subwaystation! The airconditioner was annonsinformation though, very loud. Nice area, quite quiet. Would recommend a stay for someone who wants to stay in NY for a affordable price.

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Durham, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A totally uninteresting lobby. Helpful personal. Large, well-appointed, quiet room except for the air conditioner which was noisier than it should be. A good location near the American Museum of Natural History and Central Park, numerous mid-range restaurants and just a block from the subway an on a major east-west bus route. Unfortunately, the subway station is serviced by only... More 

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely boutique hotel, nice spacious rooms, loads of Restaurants and bars in walking distance. A lovely quiet location away from the noise of Times Square, yet only a $10 uber away. Upper West Side is a lovely location, friendly free and safe. Fab location for NYC visit.

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McKinney, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently spent one night in NYC and were fortunate to stay at this charming hotel. It's a small hotel, very conveniently located to Central Park and the Upper West Side. We were really impressed with the customer service--these were people who went out of there way to provide great service with a friendly attitude. Our check in went great--... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We liked the style of the hotel a lot. The service was everage... I was the first to arrive at the hotel after a long trip, and I did not have a credit card with me to make a deposite. So I suggested that I could leave a cash deposite as a guarantee. The manager did not allow me to... More 

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Sydney
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place to stay. Staff very helpful and hotel was clean. Close to all amenities, yet far enough to avoid the noise. Great breakfast at the connecting hotel. During our 10 night stay in New York went on a couple of overnight tours. Hotel was very accommodating in looking after our larger luggage until our return to our hotel.... More 

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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the American Museum of Natural History, which has been welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center, home to some of the world’s best opera, dance, film, and theater performances, all centrally located around a beautiful fountain. Spanning the entire length of the Upper West Side, Riverside Park is ideal for a long, leisurely stroll in a quiet green space.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lucerne offers New York City visitors luxury accommodations in the heart of Manhattan's posh Upper West Side. The Lucerne's building is a treasured landmark built in 1904 that recently underwent a multi-million dollar renovation. The result is European-inspired architectural charm combined with sophisticated and modern accommodations. The Lucerne's guestrooms and suites represent the ultimate in comfort. Featuring full-size work desks, plush bedding, this luxury Manhattan hotel caters to your every need. Business and leisure travelers will appreciate The Lucerne's complimentary high-speed WiFi and printing services. It's no wonder then that The New York Times' review of The Lucerne proclaimed: "Service unrivalled." Enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner at the hotel's Nice Matin restaurant and sidewalk cafe, a popular destination beloved by both locals and tourists. Every Thursday evening, wind down with some wine during The Lucerne's complimentary wine hour, located in the hotel lobby. The Lucerne is just a short subway ride to Lincoln Center and walking distance of the American Museum of Natural History, The Children's Museum of Manhattan, Columbus Circle, Riverside Park, Central Park, and several fine restaurants, specialty boutiques, and cafes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lucerne Hotel

Address: 201 West 79th Street, New York City, NY 10024-6200
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Upper West Side , Manhattan
Price Range: $191 - $540 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Lucerne Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 202
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Also Known As:
Lucerne Hotel New York City
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#22 Spa Hotel in New York City
#46 Family Hotel in New York City
#62 Romantic Hotel in New York City
#84 Luxury Hotel in New York City
#96 Business Hotel in New York City
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