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Hotel 48LEX New York

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

This is the second time I've been to Hotel 48LEX and it's made me a hotel snob! I will never stay anywhere else. Alan is the best doorman ever and so personal, warn Anne inviting! He's seriously such a gem!

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for 5 nights and they treated us with excellence- it was for our anniversary and they upgraded our room complimentary!! Amazing room/view, staff was always welcoming and went above and beyond to make our stay comfortable- extra thanks to Melvin- we arrived later than expected and he was so gracious as to give my husband and I...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I've stayed at many NYC hotels and this one ranks high on my list. The location was is centrally located and convenient to the MTA. My room faced 48th and I heard zero street noise at night. The bed was extremely comfortable, as was the well-equipped, large room. The decor is modern without being silly and overly hip. My room...

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Columbia, Maryland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

From the moment I arrived, the doorman carried my luggage to the front desk. I was a bit early being that check in for me was 4p, and so the concierge was kind enough to tell me about all the amenities the hotel offers and I was escorted upstairs to the lounge room where I waited 10 min while my...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great location and walking distance from Bloomingdales , Maceys , Times Square and more . Room nice size , fairly modern but showing signs of wear an tear . Bedroom backboard cracked , sprinkler hanging out of wall , bathroom shower making awful noise when on ( not just our room ) . One thing that really does annoy me...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

My boyfriend and I just needed a nice hotel room for the night. I work for a hotel company so I look at everything and I have high standards for where I stay. Decided to just try a hotel on the hotelstonight app. Upon arrival around 1030 at night, from the valet guy who helped us find cheap parking to...

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JonGoldberg, General Manager at Hotel 48LEX New York, responded to this review

Dear Tassia L, Thank you for such a wonderful review! Allan really is great to have on board and I am thrilled to read how much you enjoyed him! We hope to welcome you back and please feel free to contact me directly at Jonathon.Goldberg@Hotel48LEX.com to assist with your next stay. Kind regards, Jonathon Goldberg General Manager

Albania
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was large, very nice view, a great family experience ! Very clean, comfy bed, very attentive and polite personnel, especially the girls at the reception. The only little thing to complain about, was the noise of the air conditioning unit . Totally enjoyed the free wifi all over The free breakfast was served in a very cozy place,...

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JonGoldberg, General Manager at Hotel 48LEX New York, responded to this review

Dear AdriatikHotel, Thank you for your wonderful review, I am thrilled to read how yo enjoyed your time with us and the ladies in the lounge and all our house privileges! We look forward to welcoming you back soon and please feel free to contact me directly at Jonathon.Goldberg@Hotel48LEX.com to assist with your next stay. Kind regards, Jonathon Goldberg General...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice new and modern hotel. Good mid town location. Upon check in Alan, front desk manager was an 11 out of 10. Not kidding and never met the guy, outstanding welcome and check in. I had a very long day and arrived soaking wet and in need of a bathroom. He moved fast, smart and very friendly, with another...

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JonGoldberg, General Manager at Hotel 48LEX New York, responded to this review

Dear Jim K, Thank you for your wonderful review, I am thrilled to see how Alan made such a wonderful impact on your experience. I hope to welcome you back and please feel free to reach out to me directly at Jonathon.Goldberg@Hotel48LEX.com to assist with your next stay. Kind regards Jonathon Goldberg General Manager

Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone on the staff was incredibly helpful and friendly - going out of their way to make sure needs are met and guests are happy with their stay. I had the pleasure of speaking to Allan several times during my stay and appreciated his helpful and gracious nature.

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JonGoldberg, General Manager at Hotel 48LEX New York, responded to this review

Dear ashnrattray, Thank you for your review, I am so happy to read how much you enjoyed your time with us and Allan! We truly hope to welcome you back and please feel free to contact me directly at Jonathon.Goldberg@Hotel48LEX.com to assist with your next stay. Kind regards, Jonathon Goldberg General Manager

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

OMGosh!!! This hotel is amazing!!! The staff- Jasmine, Melvina, Samantha and the bevy of beautiful male models that great you at the door are AWESOME!!! The service-10, accomadations -12, Food-10, cleanliness-12...the hotel is very boutique feeling in a great location!!!! LOVE IT HERE!!!!

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JonGoldberg, General Manager at Hotel 48LEX New York, responded to this review

Dear msmhinton, OMGosh!! thank you for such a wonderful review, we are so happy you and your guest enjoyed yourselves! We hope to see you again and please feel free to contact me directly at Jonathon.Goldberg@Hotel48LEX.com to assist with your next stay. Kind regards, Jonathon Goldberg General Manager

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel 48LEX New York is a striking and innovative, luxury boutique hotel, providing a fresh take on modern hospitality, focused on intimate and exclusive experiences for the chic and savvy traveler. Located on Lexington Ave and 48th St, with 116 bedrooms and suites our hotel promises extraordinary four diamond service, a wide array of amenities while you stay in our spacious bedrooms or suites with all showcasing our floor to ceiling windows. Visit our inviting 2nd floor living room with lounge seating, a fireplace that overlooks the vibrancy of Lexington Ave and enjoy daily our signature complimentary light continental breakfast in the morning, cappuccino, water, fruit or cookies during the afternoon or a glass of wine with cheese which is served every evening. We also provide a 24-hour fitness center, our full service restaurant Lexington Brass, in room dining, 24-hour business center, and meeting space. Our convenient midtown location puts guests within walking distance of Grand Central Station, Chrysler Building, Radio City Music Hall, Empire State Building, Rockefeller Center, Central Park, and Fifth Avenue, home to the finest New York shopping. Perfect for corporate travelers seeking extended-stay accommodations book one of our corner one bedroom suites and enjoy a separate living room with generous space to spread out, a kitchenette and influx of natural light with floor to ceiling windows. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel 48LEX New York

Address: 517 Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10017-1204
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Manhattan
Price Range: £180 - £377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel 48LEX New York 3*
Number of rooms: 116
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Also Known As:
Hyatt 48 Lex Hotel New York City
Hotel Style:
#25 Green Hotel in New York City
#75 Romantic Hotel in New York City
#86 Business Hotel in New York City
#185 Family Hotel in New York City
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