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Library Hotel by Library Hotel Collection

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299 Madison Avenue At E.41st Street, New York City, NY 10017-6298 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

On our daughter's recommendation we booked the Library Hotel and upgraded to a corner room. We loved this property! The room was really lovely and the view directly up to the New York Public Library on 5th Ave was beautiful. We found the location excellent...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

The Library was recommended to us by a chance met friend, so thankful that we followed up and booked it for our 10 night stay. Free breakfasts, free 3 hour Happy Hour every evening with substantial canapes(enough that we only bought dinner out twice during...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the second time we've stayed at the Library Hotel - and not the last. We like the Midtown location close to Grand Central Station and walking distance from the theatre district. The living room on the second floor is the heart of the...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I really enjoyed staying at the Library the last time I was in New York. The room, though small, was extremely clean and comfortable. I felt extremely comfortable in the Reading Room, just quietly settling in one evening with some reading - and the breakfast...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely hotel which v central. Concierges are superb and lounge area ver well staffed with very attentive staff. We didn’t use the rooftop bar but we also heard that was very good. Overall and lovely stay made all the more enjoyable by the Library Hotel...More

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The Library Hotel boasts over 6000 hand-selected books organized by the Dewey Decimal System. With a very central midtown Manhattan location, the hotel is within walking distance of The New York Public More Library, Grand Central Terminal, The Empire State Building and Times Square, to name just a few. Take advantage of The Library Hotel Collection’s signature Continental Breakfast Buffet and evening wine and cheese reception in our Reading Room. Cappuccino, water, fruit, cookies and pastries are available in this space for our guests 24 hours a day. Also included with your reservation is complimentary WiFi and passes to the nearby New York Sports Club. Visit our indoor and outdoor rooftop, Bookmark’s Lounge, for literary themed cocktails and small plates. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
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Family
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Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
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Romantic
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Family
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Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
60
Price range
US$283 - US$586 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Library Hotel New York City
,
The Library Hotel
Location
United States > New York > New York City > Midtown / Manhattan
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Romantic
,
Family
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
60
Price range
US$283 - US$586 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Library Hotel New York City
,
The Library Hotel
Location
United States > New York > New York City > Midtown / Manhattan
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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
...More
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Rachel D
3 October 2018|
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Response from Freundwelt | Reviewed this property |
The Library wants full payment up front, as you've discovered. I don't know exactly what the contingency deposit would be. Most places would want several hundred dollars to pay for extensive cleaning for guests who smoke in... More
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adepaula2018
19 August 2018|
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Response from Robin T | Reviewed this property |
We booked direct with the hotel but would think it’s all included. E-mail the Hotel and I’m sure they will advise you. Would recommend going direct anyway. We had a pre booked car that picked us up outside the arrival... More
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Amy B
29 July 2018|
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Response from Diana R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is worth it! Small boutique hotel with wonderful staff. Easy walking distance to major attractions and shopping. The breakfast and wine and cheese reception is just an added bonus. I would find it hard to go anywhere... More
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Room Tips
"Upgrade to corner King suite"
NaplesGG
2 days ago
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"We enjoyed our king room, which wasn't large, but the space is well designed and efficient."
ElizabethHansen
2 days ago
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"We stayed in 12.006. Superb room"
I9108EMmarkb
3 days ago
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"an occasional mini concert on the grand piano during happy hour in the library would be a very enjoyable..."
denniswatkins2018
6 days ago
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