Book your room at Hotel Elysee
Luxury Boutique Hotel in Midtown East. Walk to shopping, Central Park, Museums and more!
Shopping and Central Park
Premier location for visitors interested in tourist attractions. Central Park, St Bart Church, the Central Park Zoo, Bryant Park, Rockefeller Center, NBC Studios, Times Square are all within walking distance.
Complimentary Continental Breakfast each a.m. & 3 hour wine and hors d’oeuvres reception each week day evening. Refreshments available all day. Enjoy the world famous Monkey Bar for Lunch, Dinner or a drink
Charm of a bed & breakfast with the comfort of a luxury hotel. Enjoy flat screen televisions with premium cable channels, iHome radio alarm clocks, DVD players, robes, slippers, safes, spring water & wifiInformation missing or incorrect? Tell us!
At your hotel
Built in the 1920's, the Hotel Elysée has been home to movie stars, artists, writers and intellectuals. Luxurious yet intimate, the Hotel Elysée is located on East 54th Street between Park and Madison Avenues. In addition to offering one of the most convenient addresses for the leisure traveler, the Hotel Elysee offers one of the most convenient addresses for the business traveler as well. The Hotel Elysee provides a refined Manhattan business hotel environment with a wealth of amenities and services to give travelers the convenience and support they need. Our private Clubroom provides Manhattan Business travelers with a convenient place for one on one informal meetings throughout the day. For a more formal meeting for up to eight guests, the Hotel Elysée has an intimate conference room adjacent to the Clubroom.
The Hotel Elysée loves to host wedding accommodations for so many brides and grooms seeking a romantic hotel. Couples planning a classic and romantic honeymoon in New York City can rest assured that the Hotel Elysée has it all. New York's most distinguished and refined neighborhood, lavish suites and romantic weekend packages along with expert concierges, make honeymoon planning easy and relaxing!
Guests of the hotel are welcome to enjoy complimentary amenities such as: A lavish Continental breakfast including pastries, bagels, muffins, fresh fruit, cold and hot cereals, boiled eggs, yogurt, juices, freshly brewed coffee, tea, espresso and cappuccino served daily in the Club Room on the second floor, The New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Herald Tribune, USA Today and the New York Post are also available each morning, Cookies, fresh fruit, coffees and teas available throughout the day, Evening reception including Prosecco, fine wines, imported and domestic cheeses and hors d’oeuvres offered each weekday evenings from 5 to 8pm, Wireless High Speed Internet access throughout the hotel, with a computer for guest use in the Library on the second floor and Daily passes to the nearby New York Sports Club featuring a full range of cardio and strength-training equipment and aerobic, cycling and body-sculpting classes!
With the romantic ambiance of a private country inn and the gracious service of comparable five star hotels in New York City, the classic style of “Old New York” sets the stage for an unforgettable travel experience. Perfect for both the first time visitor and the New York City travel expert, this luxury boutique hotel offers superior personal service that many larger five star hotels cannot match.
The Hotel Elysée also offers same day dry cleaning for articles handed in before 9:00am Monday through Saturday. Prices will vary per item.
Valet parking is available for $30 per 24 hours ($35 for SUVs and oversized vehicles). You may take your car out of the garage once per day without a charge; after that there is an additional $5 charge each time you take the car out.
- 24-hour front desk
- Total number of rooms - 100
- Free breakfast
- Concierge services
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Luggage storage
- Laundry facilities
- Multilingual staff
- Room service (limited hours)
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Complimentary reception
Park your car
Self parking (surcharge)
In your room
- DVD player
- Ceiling fan
- Climate control
- Air conditioning
- Coffee/tea maker
- Hair dryer (on request)
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- Cable TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- Complimentary newspaper
- Cribs/infant beds available
Eat and drink
We know many of you choose to stay in a hotel in Manhattan to experience fine dining at its best. Among all the hotels in NYC, Hotel Elysée boasts one of the most world renowned restaurants, the Monkey Bar, which has been featured on 'Sex in the City" as well as "Man Men". The Monkey Bar became known as “the place to go” especially for those who enjoyed off-color jokes and double-entendre songs spun by such performers as Johnny Payne and Mel Martin. Starting out as just another dimly lit hotel piano bar with mirrored paneling, patrons started to mimic one another (“monkey see, monkey do”). The tiny room was formally named The Monkey Bar in the early 1950’s when the mirrors came down and were replaced by wrap-around hand-painted murals of monkeys by caricaturist Charlie Wala. The old murals depicted monkeys with decidedly human features performing stunts such as elephant riding, monkeys crouching under a Christmas tree, monkeys mixing up banana daiquiris for tough looking monkey-like customers, etc. In successive years, other artists have added to the tableau, keeping the Monkey Bar New York as polished as it always was in days gone by. Guests of the Hotel Elysée in New York are welcome to enjoy many of Monkey Bar's signature selections which are available on the Hotel's in-room dining menu. Monkey Bar is open for lunch Monday - Friday 12pm - 3pm and for dinner 5:30pm - 12am. The Bar at Monkey Bar is open Monday - Friday 12pm - 12am. Saturday's the restaurant and bar are open from 5:30pm - 11pm.
We would be delighted to welcome you to the Hotel Elysée’s Club Room where guests enjoy complimentary breakfast; Monday - Friday 7 am - 10:30 am; Saturday & Sunday 7 am - 11 am assorted croissants, mini-muffins, scones, Danishes and pastries, bagels with cream cheese, peanut butter, preserves and butter, fresh whole fruit and fruit salad, fresh orange, apple and cranberry juice, assorted cereals, oatmeal and yogurts, hard-boiled eggs, coffee and assorted teas served in the Club Room. We also offer breakfast delivery if you wish to enjoy your morning in the comfort of your own room for an additional $5.00. On weekday evenings, guests of the New York Hotel Elysée are invited to enjoy a complimentary wine and cheese reception in our Club Room from 5-8pm. Complimentary afternoon tea, coffee, cookies and whole fruits are available to our guests in the Club Room throughout day.
The fine print for Hotel Elysee
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
When you leave
Check-out time is 1 PM
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, Discover, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
No rollaway/extra beds available
- Self parking fee: USD 30 per day
We should mention
This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.