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Deluxe Room, Non Smoking

One Queen Bed or Two Double Beds
470 square feet • Max Occupancy: 4 adults
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Classic Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

One Queen Bed
230 square feet • Max Occupancy: 2 adults
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Double Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

Two Double Beds
270 square feet • Max Occupancy: 4 adults
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Superior Double Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

Two Double Beds
370 square feet • Max Occupancy: 4 adults
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New York hotel across from Museum of Natural History

Near Central Park

Facing the American Museum of Natural History and a half-block from Central Park, the smoke-free Excelsior Hotel on West 81st Street offers a French-country ambience of dark woods, gilt, and crystal.

Breakfast room

Guests can purchase a buffet breakfast daily in a library-like room. Wireless Internet access is complimentary and printing is available for a fee. The hotel also includes a fitness facility.

Damask comforters

Guestrooms and suites are decorated in an Art Deco contemporary style. Beds include damask down comforters and matching throw pillows. Floral accent tiles grace bathrooms.


Overview

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel's public areas, and a computer station in the lobby provides high-speed Internet access (surcharge). Guests can print from laptop computers anywhere in the hotel to the hotel's printer (surcharge). A small fitness center contains cardio machines, weight machines, and free weights. Guests can enjoy Latin Fusion cuisine at the hotel's Calle Ocho restaurant. Roundtrip airport transfers are available on request (surcharge).

  • Restaurant
  • Fitness facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Multiple large conference rooms
  • Multiple small meeting rooms
  • Business center
  • Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Audiovisual equipment
  • Total number of rooms - 199
  • Multilingual staff
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Doorman/doorwoman
  • Security guard
  • Express check-in
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour assistance
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Medical assistance available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Bar/lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking nearby (surcharge)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Concierge services
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Parking nearby
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available
  • Smoke-free property
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi


Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Parking nearby, Parking nearby (surcharge), Offsite parking discounted rates available


In the room
  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Phone
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Desk
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • In-room safe
  • Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
  • Satellite TV service
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Eat and drink

A hot buffet breakfast is available between 7 AM and 11 AM (surcharge).

The hotel also has a restaurant, Calle Ocho, which serves Latin Fusion cuisine for dinner and Sunday brunch.

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Play

Central Park, a half-block east of the Excelsior Hotel, offers a variety of recreational opportunities, including ball fields, tennis courts, rowboat rentals, horseback riding, and miles of trails for hiking, biking, running, and in-line skating. Rockefeller Center's skating rink, 1.5 miles south, opens in winter, as does Central Park's Wollman Rink. Upper West Side athletic clubs offer swimming, racquet sports, and exercise classes.

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

  • Ice skating nearby
  • Rowing or canoeing nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Racquetball/squash nearby
  • Running track/path nearby
  • Tennis nearby
  • Aerobics nearby
  • Pilates classes/instruction nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Horse riding/rental nearby
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Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out

Check-out time is noon


How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa


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.

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We Should Mention

Children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.


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