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The Sherry-Netherland Hotel
Ranked #8 of 468 Hotels in New York City
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Washington, DC
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40 reviews
13 hotel reviews
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“Live Like a New Yorker”
Reviewed 5 March 2011

OK, so most of us can’t afford to be upper east-siders. But we can stay at the Sherry to see what the big deal is. And, it is a big deal. Walking distance to Broadway, the Lincoln Center and the main art museums. (don’t miss the Whitney!), as well as the many wonderful restaurants. Then, the hotel itself is no hotel. It is a residence. The staff is as professional as they come. We stayed for several days and lost the feeling of being yokels from Virginia because we were treated as residents. The rooms are exquisitely appointed and larger than the NYC norm. Cipriani’s is the attached restaurant and has great service and excellent food, which came with a discount, since we were residents … er … hotel guests. We try to get to the Apple at least once a year and traditionally select the Sherry. Occasionally we experiment with other venues such as the Plaza. But we have always happily returned to “our” place. The Sherry. We’d give it six stars, if we could.

  • Stayed February 2011, travelled on business
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Dallas, TX
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Reviewed 14 February 2011

I spent the weekend at the hotel and the service was perfect. The room was great and the staff was awesome as always. This is my favorite hotel in New York.

  • Stayed February 2011, travelled as a couple
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Rolling Hills, California
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Reviewed 13 February 2011

If I were to run a hotel, I'd do it the way it's done by the staff of The Sherry-Netherland. I'd been told by a friend of the superior staff, rooms, service, historical ambiance, still I knew there was no such place left in the U.S. Boy, was I wrong.

The building is comprised mainly of apartments, lending it an air of quiet elegance, not at all dreary like some historic hotels. It faces the SE corner of Central Park, convenient for shopping and hopping on local transportation. The rooms are cheerful and immaculate, tastefully appointed with modern conveniences. As a side note, the park was too icy to run in during my stay; I discovered the Sherry has one of the best fitness rooms I've ever visited at a hotel!

Prices are steep, but what isn't in the city? I can't wait to be able to come back to The Sherry!

  • Stayed January 2011, travelled with friends
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Sudbury, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2011

My daughter and I spent last weekend at The Sherry-Netherland, and were immediately impressed with the warm welcome at the front desk and the handwritten welcome note in our room. The staff made us feel at home, from the elevator operators who knew our floor, to the doormen who always greeted us so graciously. Our suite was lovely, appointed with beautiful furnishings in soft colors, and the bedding was so comfortable, it was like sleeping on a cloud! The location of the hotel could not be better, right on Fifth Ave at
59th St, overlooking the main entrance to Central Park. The highly acclaimed restaurant, Harry Cipriani, is there to be enjoyed by hotel guests as well as New Yorkers in the know.
We think The Sherry-Netherland is a true gem, and give it the highest marks for luxury,
service and location in New York City!!!!

  • Stayed January 2011
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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2010

Great stay. The location, right next to the Apple Store — not far from the bustling stores that line 5th Ave, but not in the noise and commotion either. The hotel has a beautiful view of the trees and water bodies of Central Park.
Service was really personalized. It's a small hotel: a small but dedicated staff. The housingkeeping lady would talk to us every day if we were in. The guys at the reception would greet us every time we walked in.
The hotel lobby is small (really tiny), but tastefully decorated. This is not the kind of hotel that looks like The Plaza the moment you walk in, but it has its own charm — sometimes charm is in simplicity.
My only complaint is the breakfast: a tad bit too expensive. But with amazing breakfast places nearby, we had no reason to complain! (we tried out different breakfast places daily — it's a great way to dine at places you wouldn't normally visit).
The Sherry will remain our first choice in Manhattan — above the Waldorf, Plaza, Palace and Pierre.

  • Stayed August 2010, travelled with family
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 26 October 2010

The location of this hotel is simply amazing. 12 steps from central Parks, two blocks from all luxury shops, next door to huge Apple store and that huge toy shop. It is not far from Madison Avenue for business, yet you can do quick shopping for family at home.
The room itself is quite sufficient in terms of space and comfort (For NYC standard) The breakfast was great, in fact I am confident in saying that their Bagel salmon creme cheese combo is one of the best in Manhattan area ( fist fight almost broke out in the office when I said this :-)) The lobby is not big, but I prefer property that pays more attention to size of rooms than size of lobby anyway. The room that we got did not have a very good view, but it did not bother me at all, since the whole experience was quite positive. We have stayed twice here, and we will certainly come back.

  • Stayed July 2010, travelled on business
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2010

My husband and I spent 3 and 1/2 marvelous days at the Sherry Netherland at 59th St and 5th Avenue. We were very sorry when the time came to leave this wonderful hotel. It is small with beautiful rooms, It isl, well located across from Central Park with a delightful, helpful staff. The room had fresh flowers and delicious complimentary Godiva chocolate waiting for us when we arrived. We received a 20% at the Harry Cipriani lovely restaurant on the ground floor of the hotel and a 15% discount at a charming Italian restaurant around the corner on 59th St. We love the neighborhood.. This hotel is a gem . We look forward to returning and recommend the hotel highly.

  • Stayed October 2010, travelled as a couple
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Property: The Sherry-Netherland Hotel
Address: 781 Fifth Avenue, At 59th Street, New York City, NY 10022-1092
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Manhattan
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in New York City
#6 Business Hotel in New York City
#7 Romantic Hotel in New York City
#7 Luxury Hotel in New York City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££££
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Sherry-Netherland Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 50
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A sanctuary of excellence and impeccable service in New York's most exclusive neighborhood. Majestically overlooking Fifth Avenue and Central Park, The Sherry-Netherland is recognized as one of New York's most important hotels.. ... more   less 
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