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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Late review but still worth mentioning that all the staff in this hotel made our first family visit to New York a lovely one. Great location as it is close to Grand Central Station and lots of restaurants around the block. Time square within walking distance. Will definitely come back to this hotel again.

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Rishon Lezion, Israel
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Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

I loved staying at the San Carlos hotel! Beds were super comfy, staff always greeted us with a smile. The hotel offers a good breakfast, different types of yogurt, breads, cakes, coffee, tea basically all you need to start your day right! The location is perfect, in the middle of Manhattan, close to everything yet far enough from all the...

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San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a great experience. Huge rooms for NY. Excellent location. Friendliest staff. Breakfast a bit boring but lots of great restaurants in area. Walked to MOMA, St. Peter's, Rockefeller, and Central Park Zoo.

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Salem, Connecticut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second time staying here. Superior service, clean and large room, very nice complimentary breakfast. Easy walking distance to the UN, Rockefeller Center, Time Square, etc... Tons of good eats in the area.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A quiet little gem in mid town. The hotel is conveniently located on E50th street between Lexington and 3rd. If you chose a room at the back of the hotel you will be amazed at how quiet it is. Not much of a view but who cares if you can get a nice quiet sleep. Many of the rooms have...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This Hotel was amazing! Excellent service, suite was so comfortable and homely, staff friendly and helpful. Close to everything!Good value. Brilliant complementary breakfast, always replenished, lots of choice. Loved it! Can't go wrong.

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Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a long weekend in New York and stayed at the San Carlos. For the price I would say this was a great choice. It is more moderately priced than many other NYC hotels, and the rooms are probably more spacious than most. However if you're looking for sleek, new, upscale you will be disappointed. The hotel is a bit...

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Janet M, Director of Sales at San Carlos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear MaryhFeb, Thank you for your kind review and nice comments. We appreciate your selecting the San Carlos Hotel for your recent visit to New York and we are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay and the accommodation. I do regret that you were not pleased with our complimentary Continental Breakfast, which by hospitality standards includes assorted cereals...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Incredible price for a junior suite in a great location! Our family of five was wowed by the staff, services, location and comfort. Being greeted most mornings by Bobby, Yolanda and Gabrielle with smiles and humor made every day great. Beds were very comfortable with small kitchen perfect for bringing food in after a long day of touring the city....

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New York, NY
Reviewed 22 January 2017

My family had a lovely stay at this hotel for our overnight in NYC. We had a great rate for a junior suite, and the size of the room was incredible for NYC standards. Plenty of room for a couple and two little kids (who had an absolute blast.) The staff was so kind and accommodating, and the location cannot...

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Janet M, Director of Sales at San Carlos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear C O, Thank you for your kind review and nice comments. We appreciate your taking to time to write about us, and more so, for being a guest of the San Carlos Hotel. We are delighted to know that you were satisfied with your visit, and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. We do regret that...

Las Vegas, NV USA
Reviewed 20 January 2017

My husband and I stayed at the San Carlos Hotel in mid-December 2016. What a nice place - large rooms with a fridge and microwave and an excellent location. We will definitely book this property again.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The San Carlos hotel is one of New York City's most elegant, charming, and stylishly sophisticated hotels. Located on New York's fashionable East Side, the San Carlos offers spacious accommodations, plush furnishings, and warm personable service. Oversized rooms and suites are tastefully appointed and include a pantry or kitchenette with microwave, refrigerator and coffeemaker. This four star boutique hotel is centrally located and walking distance to major attractions, restaurants and shopping. If you are looking to relax in a tranquil and contemporary setting, the San Carlos Hotel is perfect for you. This truly is one of the best hotels Midtown New York has to offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about San Carlos Hotel

Address: 150 East 50th Street, New York City, NY 10022
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Manhattan
Price Range: RM964 - RM2,226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — San Carlos Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 147
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Also Known As:
Hotel San Carlos
San Carlos Hotel New York
San Carlos New York City
Hotel Style:
#22 Family Hotel in New York City
#41 Luxury Hotel in New York City
#53 Business Hotel in New York City
#88 Romantic Hotel in New York City
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“Go to NYC during low season, better rates...”
 of 5 bubbles 825heatherd, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at rear of hotel are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles celiac675, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We loved the 11th floor on the back side. Quiet with plenty of light.”
 of 5 bubbles breanas2017, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Not much view but we had a room on 50th and were surprised at how quiet is was”
 of 5 bubbles 257CO, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had a king bed - very comfortable room with a desk and lounge chair.”
 of 5 bubbles MABLV, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
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