Excelsior Hotel

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45 WEST 81ST STREET, New York, New York 10024
212-362-9200
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Clean & comfortable with an excellent location.

A traveler

Travelocity.com

This hotel was still under renovation when I stayed there in March '10, but the construction wasn't intrusive. The rooms are pretty standard - nothing opulent - but they had everything I needed. Great Upper West Side location and the price can't be ...Read more
Elegant, quiet, old-fashioned hotel close to park, museums and good restaurants.

A traveler

Travelocity.com

Luxury at a relatively affordable price. Staff treated us like royalty. Prewar charm and very quiet -- a rarity in New York City. A half block from Central Park, across the street from the History Museum and wonderful restaurants a short walk away. ...Read more
Surprise stay

A traveler

Travelocity.com

What a surprise! When I made the reservation for our stay all i was looking for was a hotel that was located in a part of the city that was not touristy. The Excelsior was charming with an Old World feeling. The rooms were large and well laid out. ...Read more
Great Location, Nice Rooms, O.K. Staff

A traveler

Travelocity.com

The Excelsior's location on the Upper West Side, half a block from Central Park and across the street from the Museum of Natural History, is superb. The subway is also half a block away - making it cheap, fast and, once you learn the system, easy to ...Read more
New Years in New York

A traveler

Travelocity.com

We arrived on New Years Day after a red eye from the west coast, although the staff did not allow for an early check in, they did allow us to store our suitcases while we toured the city, this was great because there were 6 of us including 4 kids ...Read more


Makes me wonder....

A traveler

Travelocity.com

I thought when I booked the room, it would come with two full-size beds as its web site shows. The room had two 'youth beds' that were narrow and somewhat long. That was a disappointment. The shower drain was plugged and the showerhead leaked. The ...Read more
Would not stay there again

A traveler

Travelocity.com

Staff indifferent, no room service, room was like an oven with no ability to adjust heat, had to sleep with window open to try and manage temp. Asked for double room, go two singles in a very small room, terrible cable reception, one elevator out ...Read more
SPEND YOUR MONEY ESLSEWHERE

A traveler

Travelocity.com

We stayed here for one night, Thank God. The front desk staff was rude and condesending. The heat didn't work, finally after three calls an engineer showed up and was very unfriendly and acted as though we were putting him out having to come to our ...Read more
Good NYC hotel

A traveler

Travelocity.com

Enjoyed the location overlooking the Natural History Museum and its park and just off Central Park. It's a ride to theatre, but we liked being out of all the midtown hustle. Lovely old hotel, well maintained. Good service from desk staff. Large ...Read more
A good buy

A traveler

Travelocity.com

This hotel had few frills but was a good choice for a week's stay in New York. The building is old, but my room and bath had been modernized and were quite comfortable. Didn't try the breakfast. Close to good restaurants on Columbus and Amsterdam. ...Read more