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A stay at Empire Hotel places you in the heart of New York, steps from Central Park and Lincoln Center.
This 4-star hotel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Carnegie Hall and 0.6 mi (1 km) from Ed Sullivan Theater.
Make yourself at home in one of the 426 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and bathrobes. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.
Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities including an outdoor pool and a fitness center. This hotel also features wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).
Relax with a refreshing drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges.
Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby.
This New York hotel offers a superb location within a block of Central Park and Lincoln Center. The American Museum of Natural History is less than a mile north, and the Theater District is about a half-mile south. Concierge service and a 24-hour business center are additional features of this hotel.
- Luggage storage
- Rooftop terrace
- Number of bars/lounges - 2
- Fitness facilities
- 24-hour business center
- Concierge services
- 24-hour front desk
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Total number of rooms - 426
- One meeting room
- Number of floors - 11
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Outdoor pool
- Computer station
- Smoke-free property
- Outdoor seasonal pool
- Multilingual staff
- Free newspapers in lobby
Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 12.95 per night )
Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 9.95 per night )
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Air conditioning
- Private bathroom
- Flat-panel TV
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Free newspaper
- Free toiletries
- Daily housekeeping
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Number of bathrooms -
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Premium TV channels
- Shower only
- Turndown service
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- WiFi (surcharge)
Where to Eat
Rooftop Lounge - Cocktails.
Nearby Things to Do
One block east, Central Park encompasses 843 acres of meadows, woods, cliffs, ravines, gardens, paths, and lakes. Popular walking and running routes include Central Park Drive (closed to traffic during scheduled hours) and the path around the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir. The Loeb Boathouse, on a picturesque lake, rents rowboats and bicycles. The Wollman Rink offers ice-skating in the winter, the Victorian Gardens Amusement Park during the warmer months, and splendid views of the park and city year-round.
Seasonal outdoor pool is onsite.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
Check-in time ends at midnight
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 25 per pet, per day
- Up to 40 lb
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)
- Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 9.95 per night (rates may vary)
- Valet parking fee: USD 60 per day
- Pet fee: USD 25 per pet, per day
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We should mention
The seasonal pool will be open from May to September. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.