Boasting a seasonal rooftop plunge pool accompanied by cabanas, The Empire Hotel New York City provides unique accommodation and is an ideal base for New York City sightseers, with Central Park just a short walk away. It also offers a rooftop pool and a rooftop terrace, plus views of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.
There are a variety of facilities at Empire City New York on offer to guests, including free Wi-Fi, valet parking and a gym. Staff are available 24/7 and can book tours and tickets.
The rooms at Empire Hotel have a mini bar, an alarm clock and an in-room safe. They are air conditioned and offer a desk, ironing facilities and heating.
In-house dining options include Ed’s Chowder House, which provides a convenient place to enjoy a meal. In the evening, guests are invited to relax with a beverage in the on-site bar.
Guests of Empire Hotel and New York can visit Broadway and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, which are a stone's throw away. It is also just minutes on foot from 66th Street Lincoln Center Irt Broadway Seventh Avenue Line, allowing easy access to other areas of the city.
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The Empire Hotel is situated about 25m from LaGuardia International Airport, 30m from Newark Liberty International Airport, and 45m from JFK Airport. Taxis, private cars, and ride-share van services are available for hire from the Welcome Center on the Arrivals level of the airports. If you prefer to take the subway, the closest subway stations to the hotel are the 66 St Lincoln Center and 59 St Columbus Circle, which are less than a 5m walk away.
Located on the roof of the Empire Hotel, the Empire Rooftop offers panoramic views of New York City, and is open for meals, snacks, and cocktails. Start your day with a generous buffet breakfast featuring vanilla French toast, steel cut oatmeal, maple sausage, crispy bacon, and a selection of breads, bagels and muffins. On the weekends, brunch is served from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. For lunch, there is a range of house special burgers and sandwiches, appetizers, and salads. In the evenings, the indoor and outdoor lounge areas are a great spot for a drink, with a menu of signature cocktails, wine, beers, and small plates to share.
Getting around New York City is easy. Use ride-share apps such as Uber or Lyft to get where you need or hail a NYC taxi. If you want to travel by subway to discover more of the city, the 66 St Lincoln Center and 59 St Columbus Circle subway stations are a 5m stroll from the hotel.
Visitors can enjoy theater, dance, music, and opera performances at the nearby Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall, listen to chamber music at Alice Tully Hall, or see the bright lights on and off Broadway. Central Park is a short stroll from the hotel, so travelers can sign up for a walking tour to discover more about New York’s most famous park, or simply enjoy the green spaces, running trails, and open yoga and fitness classes. Regular concerts and events are also held at Central Park throughout the year.
The Empire Hotel has accessible rooms and offers deluxe accommodation for people with disabilities. Accessible Superior King rooms have roll-in showers with grab bars, a portable tub seat, and an accessible bathroom sink. A number of other amenities have been lowered for easy access, including door latches, light switches, thermostats, and shelving. For guests with hearing impairments, visual alarms, closed caption televisions, and TTY are provided. Common routes around the hotel are accessible for people in wheelchairs, and the doorways are 32-in wide.
The Empire Hotel is a great base if you’re traveling to New York City for work and offers practical amenities, including in-house secretarial services and printing. If you have a last-minute meeting, same-day laundry services and on-site pressing are available. Corporate guests can also meet clients at the classy lobby bar or at the rooftop lounge.
Empire Hotel is located at 44 West 63rd Street in Upper West Side, 1.7 km from the centre of New York. Fifth Avenue is the closest landmark to Empire Hotel.
Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at Empire Hotel.
Yes, Empire Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.
Empire Hotel is 4.1 km from New York Skyports SPB.
Yes, Empire Hotel has a pool on-site.
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