This hotel is a bit of Paris without the jet lag....for those of us in the states at least. However, it would be a worthwhile destination where ever it was. This was my second visit in three months, and it was just as special the second time around. First of all, the guys behind the check in desk were still as attentive and helpful; they were professional but at the same time they had a delightful sense of humor.
The hotel has charm with a casual sophistication. For me, it is a welcome change from the many anonymous chain hotels or ( even worse) the hotels with attitude. The rooms are decent sized and the decor is reminiscent of a Parisian botique hotel. So, too, is the library which serves breakfast and is open all day if you want to have a cup of coffee, read the paper,etc. Thoughtful touches abound.
The M subway train is right around the corner; and another subway line is two or three blocks away. That said, the hotel is within walking distance to many shops, restaurants, museums, and shows.
I love the excitememt of NYC, yet I appreciate the sense of calm the Hotel Eysee offers. NYC wth a touch of Paris.....a pretty great combination.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- At the Hotel Elysée, you will find the warmth and charm of a countryside inn right here in the heart of Midtown Manhattan. Like some of the most distinctive bed and breakfasts in the world, the Hotel Elysée offers its guests so much more than is ever expected from a luxury hotel – all included in the nightly rate. At Hotel Elysee, guests are welcome to unwind in the clubroom with complimentary refreshments serviced throughout the day, including the Library Hotel Collection’s signature Continental Breakfast Buffet each morning, wine and cheese receptions each evening from 5PM-8PM, and coffee, tea, cookies and fresh fruits are served all day. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel and bottled water is provided upon check-in. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Elysee Hotel New York City
- Hotel Elysee
- Elysee New York City