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The Michelangelo Hotel
Ranked #37 of 467 Hotels in New York City
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Vaughan, Canada
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103 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Very nice hotel, good location”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2014

Very nice hotel, good service, clean room and large. Even though so close to Times Square you really don't hear much noise. Good location for walking everywhere.
The breakfast is only coffee and a muffin, for us ot good, we like to have eggs and yogurt. The coffee was good.

Room Tip: All rooms have been renovated
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  • Stayed April 2014, travelled as a couple
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Katherine S, Manager at The Michelangelo Hotel, responded to this review, 1 May 2014
Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review! We are so happy you enjoyed your stay! Please note for next time we off a heartier breakfast in the I Lounge, which offers breakfast A LA Carte. Our Buondi breakfast (Good Day in Italian) is just something extra we like to offer our guests to start the day off well! Please feel free to reach out directly for your next stay - reservations@michelangelohotel.com
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Yorktown, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2014 via mobile

Stayed two nights at this hotel when in town on business. Would definitely return. Staff is very friendly, the hotel is very clean. I booked a normal deluxe room from which I was upgraded to a Junior suite at check-in and the it was very nice. Great location!

Stayed April 2014, travelled on business
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Katherine S, Manager at The Michelangelo Hotel, responded to this review, 1 May 2014
Thank you for the review and we are very happy to hear that you will stay with us again on your next trip to NYC. You can reach out to us directly at reservations@michelangelohotel.com We look forward to seeing you!
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Birmingham, UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2014

I arrived at the hotel on Easter Sunday and as soon as I told them that my trip was a (very) belated birthday present to myself, they upgraded my room - what a great start (thanks, Asha)! The hotel is one of the quietest I have ever been in, which is extraordinary for a place like Midtown New York and a real plus for me. The bed was fabulous and I slept really well after all my exertions around the city. It's true that there are no great views to be had, but for a first-time visitor this location couldn't be better, being located between Times Square and Central Park, both within easy walking distance - not to mention the subways just around the corner. The free coffee and pastries were all the breakfast I needed and there was even the option to take it away, which was a great timesaver. Above all, the staff, from Asha, Walter & all those on reception, to the very efficient cleaning staff, deserve the highest praise for the kind and courteous way they went about ensuring the best possible experience for their clients.
A couple of minor quibbles: the towels & bathrobe were actually a bit scratchy, rather than fluffy as described (time for some new ones?) and I felt the bath & shower could do with a bit of updating. But everything worked, so no problem!

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled solo
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Katherine S, Manager at The Michelangelo Hotel, responded to this review, 1 May 2014
Thank you so much for the review! We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with everyone. We will be happy to pass on your kind words to Asha and Walter. Please come back soon and stay with us again soon!
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2014

When looking for a hotel a lot of the reviews mentioned street noise. I stay in a lot of hotels and find noise a problem when sleeping so the choice appeared to be quiet room or a view, I went for the quiet room. Whilst our room had a window it looked on to a brick wall but it was amazingly quiet, perfect for a good nights sleep.

The room was beautiful, we were upgraded as a lot of guests appear to be. Very much a quality hotel, the room felt five star as it was quite luxurious with a very comfortable mattress and quality sheets. Walk-in closet was unusual for a hotel but very nice giving lots of space.

Coffee and pastries in the morning without charge was very nice. We stayed for a week, but on the last day it was chaos with the guy who was always there just nipping in once. We waited a while (as did others), coffee jugs were empty, tables uncleared and no pastries or milk. We gave up.

Loved the location, near the subway to the airport, near Rockefeller and Central Park. Also very near Times Square but very busy and tacky, to be avoided.

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled as a couple
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Katherine S, Manager at The Michelangelo Hotel, responded to this review, 1 May 2014
Thank you so much for the amazing review! We are so happy and it means a lot to us that you had such a great experience at our hotel. Please come back again soon!!
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Paris, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2014

Stayed for 2 nights and the hotel far exceeded my expectations. The Michelangelo is an "old" hotel located steps from Times Square. the lobby was vintage and in great shape, and so were the rooms. The layout of the hotel dictates that the vast majority of rooms won't have a view, and you won't need light darkening blinds to keep the light out.

Nonetheless, the room was great, and I liked the quiet nature of the room being only steps away from the craziness of Times Square. Only issue I had with the room was the sliding door for the bathroom. I hate sliding doors. Good value and fabulous location. As long as you're not looking for a view, you'll like the Michelangelo. And the service, from the front desk to the doorman was impeccable.

Room Tip: Room nicer than expected, just don't expect a view.
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  • Stayed April 2014, travelled on business
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Katherine S, Manager at The Michelangelo Hotel, responded to this review, 25 April 2014
Thank you for the kind review! We do have rooms that face 51st and 7th Avenue and next time you are planning to come back to NY please feel free to reach out directly to reservations@michelangelohotel.com and we would be happy to book you into one of those! We hope we get to see you soon!
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West Bloomfield, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2014

Great hotel, near 4 subway lines and Broadway plays, with oversize rooms (by New York standards) and the very friendliest staff in the city. Small and personal. If you want to be anonymous, go to a big cookie cutter hotel around the corner. Michelangelo makes you feel like returning family. The constancy of the staff, year in and year out, makes it especially comforting, particularly when the staff is so helpful.

Room Tip: Inside rooms are quiet but outside rooms have a great view of Times Square. Take you pick. No losers...
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  • Stayed April 2014, travelled as a couple
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Katherine S, Manager at The Michelangelo Hotel, responded to this review, 22 April 2014
Thank you for being a fan and for writing such a glowing review!! We really appreciate it and we hope we get to see you again soon!
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2014

We have stayed here many times and it is a great hotel in a great location. Rooms are large and spacious and nicely decorated. Nice staff. Great lobby area. My only complaint - in this day and age there should be free wifi in the rooms. It is available free in the lobby - which is where everyone ends up!!

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled as a couple
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Katherine S, Manager at The Michelangelo Hotel, responded to this review, 22 April 2014
Thank you so much for the great review and for being a loyal guest! Please come back soon! You can reach out to us directly at reservations@michelangelohotel.com
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Property: The Michelangelo Hotel
Address: 152 West 51st Street, Between 6th and 7th Avenues, New York City, NY 10019-6813
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Region: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Times Square / Theater District , Manhattan
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#26 Family Hotel in New York City
#31 Romantic Hotel in New York City
#31 Luxury Hotel in New York City
#35 Business Hotel in New York City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £££
Hotel Class:5 star — The Michelangelo Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 179
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Be our guest! You will be honored with all the attention and impeccable service you deserve. Experience a place that captures the imagination and attention of the world. So close to NY's Theatre District, Times Square's entertainment and corporate headquarters, proximity to Rockefeller Center--you are in the perfect corner of the city for all you wish to do. With meeting and personal event facilities, plan a perfect event with us. ... more   less 
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