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Room type

Superior Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Superior Double Room, 2 Double Beds

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Hotel in New York's Central Park neighborhood near Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

Upper West Side style

Extensively renovated in 2007, this Upper West Side hotel is within 1 block of Central Park's lush greenery and the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts; Columbus Circle is 4 blocks south.

Plunge pool overlooking park

The Empire's rooftop lounge offers expansive views of the Hudson River and Central Park. The lobby, with its stone floor and metal accents, pays tribute to the architecture of 1960s-era Lincoln Center.

Tropical rain shower

Guestrooms feature Frette Italian bed linens, and tropical rain showers with teak floors. Additional amenities include MP3 docking stations and large flat-panel TVs.

Empire Hotel

At your hotel

This New York hotel offers a superb location within a block of Central Park and Lincoln Center. The American Museum of Natural History is less than a mile north, and the Theater District is about a half-mile south. The Empire Hotel's seasonal rooftop plunge pool, with floor-to-ceiling windows and retractable roof, features expansive views of Central Park, Lincoln Center, and the Hudson River.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Total number of rooms - 422
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Number of floors - 11
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • One meeting room
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Multilingual staff
  • Poolside bar
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Fitness facilities
  • Wireless Internet access - surcharge
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access ( 12.95 USD /24 hours surcharge )

Available in some public areas: Wireless Internet access - ( 12.95 USD /24 hours surcharge )

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Valet parking (surcharge)

In your room

  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Bathrobes
  • Refrigerator
  • Flat-panel TV
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Climate control
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Minibar
  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • Premium TV channels
  • Shower only
  • Turndown service
  • Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
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Eat and drink

Ed's Chowder House - The restaurant offers traditional East Coast seafood fare.

Rooftop Lounge - Cocktails.

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This Upper West Side, New York hotel features a seasonal rooftop pool with views of the Hudson River, Lincoln Center, and Central Park.

One block east, Central Park encompasses 843 acres of meadows, woods, cliffs, ravines, gardens, paths, and lakes. Popular walking and running routes include Central Park Drive (closed to traffic during scheduled hours) and the path around the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir. The Loeb Boathouse, on a picturesque lake, rents rowboats and bicycles. The Wollman Rink offers ice-skating in the winter, the Victorian Gardens Amusement Park during the warmer months, and splendid views of the park and city year-round.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

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The fine print for Empire Hotel

When you arrive

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

When you leave

Check-out time is noon

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa

Your pets

Pets allowed, Pet maximum weight in lb is 40

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

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Fees

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We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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