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    Empire Hotel

    44 West 63rd Street, New York City, NY 10023-7029
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    • Excellent33%
    • Very good30%
    • Average19%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible7%
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    Breakfast Available
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Rooftop Bar
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    Rooftop Terrace
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    This is the seventh time l have been to the Empire Hotel. My room was so humid it took my breath away with the smell and all my hanging clothes stank. To add insult to injury l had a lot of money stolen from my...More

    Thank Kalinesan
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The Empire Hotel is well located, which is about all it has going for it. The bathrooms were the most surprising I have seen in decades of travel and certainly at this price. The water never got hot. Every single shower was freezing cold. I...More

    Thank Team617
    Response from Johanna B, Front Office Manager at Empire HotelResponded yesterday

    Thank you for your valuable review. We apologize for any inconvenience we have caused you during your stay. Your feedback will be discussed with upper management.

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The room was really a closet. The bathroom door just missed the toilet. You had to maneuver to get in the bathroom. The AC/Heating unit was making painful noises all night. You're paying for a lobby that you never use. The view was a another...More

    Thank Larry B
    Response from Johanna B, Front Office Manager at Empire HotelResponded yesterday

    Thank you for your valuable review.

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    There were a few positives about our stay. I originally booked 2 nights at a great rate, called to add a third night and the young man who assisted us was very helpful but could not offer the same rate due to the holiday season...More

    Thank kellye2262017
    Response from Johanna B, Front Office Manager at Empire HotelResponded yesterday

    Thank you for your valuable review. We will address the issues with our housekeeping department and hope to see you soon in the near future.

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Five stars for location. The crossroads of the Upper Westside. Across from Lincoln Center. Steps away from the subway with connections all over Manhattan. Buses galore. Rooftop bar with gorgeous views. Staff pleasant and helpful. Room small but adequate and very clean which is of...More

    Thank sdah2008
    Response from Johanna B, Front Office Manager at Empire HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for your wonderful review.

    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$142 - US$445 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #213 Luxury Hotel in New York City
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 426
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    • Upper West Side / Manhattan
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    Upper West Side
    Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
    Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
    quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
    downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
    city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
    American Museum of Natural History, which has been
    welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
    over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
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    Suzanne B
    13 October 2017|
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    Response from Kathleen G | Reviewed this property |
    No kettle, only a Keurig coffee machine. They have room service, but we never tried it since we were up early most mornings and went to Starbucks. WiFi was a charge... VERY expensive!!
    4 October 2017|
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    Response from AW77 | Reviewed this property |
    There was a coffee machine which had a supply of coffee etc when we arrived and sometimes replacements were left We did not have a fridge
    12 September 2017|
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    Response from Myles C | Reviewed this property |
    They consistently failed to refresh our teas and coffees and when I asked they told me they were 3 usd a pod.they claim to refresh them every day on a complimentary basis. Really disappointed with the hotel overall. It's the... More
    Room Tips
    "lower floors are really noisy. check everything including bathroom, and pull-out beds"
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    "Make sure you question them regarding the location and size of the room"
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    "Ask for a quiet room - we had to upgrade to get a larger one."
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    "Don’t stay here"
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