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Lush acres

With close proximity to both JFK International and LaGuardia airports and the Long Island Railroad directly across the street, guests can enjoy all Long Island and New York have to offer from this suburban retreat.

Dining, swimming

Business and leisure travelers will appreciate all The Garden City Hotel has to offer, including an indoor pool, fitness center, and seasonal outdoor dining.

19th-century decor

269 spacious guest rooms and suites luxuriously remodeled with custom millwork and Italian furniture, plush pillow top mattresses, mini-fridge, baths with French boutique amenities and technology for connecting all mobile devices in room.

The Garden City Hotel

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Centrally located in Garden City, this stylish, pet-friendly hotel is close to shopping and corporate offices, and 1 mile from the Long Island Children's Museum.

In addition to the 40-x-12-foot heated indoor pool and 12-person spa tub, the complimentary health club includes women's and men's steam showers, an enclosed sunbathing patio, 2 rooms for massage (surcharge), and a 24-hour fitness center with cardio machines, weight machines, and free weights. Manicures and pedicures, as well as body treatments, are available. For a surcharge, personal trainers are available for yoga, Pilates, weight training, and pool aerobics instruction.

Beauty services are available in the onsite hair salon. Cell phones and computers can be rented from the business center, which also offers faxing, copying, and express mail services.

The business center contains 2 computers with high-speed Internet connections, a printer, fax machine, and copier (surcharges for all). 18 meeting and conference rooms offer 25,000 square feet (2250 square meters) of onsite meeting space. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access in public areas is complimentary. Free valet parking is also provided.

  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 25000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2323 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 16 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 269 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Hair salon 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • Year Built 1874 
  • Restaurant 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Concierge services 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 18 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free self parking 
  • 24-hour business center 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Slippers 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Flat-panel TV 

Where to Eat

Polo Steakhouse - A classic American steakhouse serving 28-day, dry-aged USDA prime grade steaks, chops, and signature entrees designed by Executive Chef Michael Mandato. Guests will also find an extensive wine list. The interior is a blend of traditional steakhouse dining and modern luxury, characterized by hand-laid mahogany herringbone floors, deep red textiles, and custom-made Italian furniture. Open for lunch and dinner. Polo Lounge - This upscale atmosphere features a granite bar and cozy fireplace with lounge seating. With a menu meant for sharing, the Polo Lounge is the ideal setting to meet friends, family, and coworkers. In addition to breakfast, Polo Lounge offers an all-day menu. Patio Bar - A lush, seasonal bar offering signature cocktails, a light tapas menu, and grill nights during the week.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel's health club includes a 40-x-12-foot heated indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness room. The indoor pool is open daily from 7 AM to 7 PM. The hotel supplies a map of a five-mile (8 kilometer) jogging route through the city.

Eisenhower Park, 5 miles (8 kilometers) away, includes 3 18-hole golf courses. Other recreational facilities within 5 miles (8 kilometers) include horseback riding, tennis, ice skating, and racquetball. The south side of Long Island, within 10 miles (16 kilometers) of the hotel, features beaches, has fishing-charter centers, and includes Jones Beach State Park, a popular boardwalk destination for activities like pier fishing and miniature golf as well as swimming.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.00 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 75 per pet, per day
  • Up to 50 lb
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: USD 15.00 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Concierge/valet service
  • Self parking
  • Valet parking
  • Parking
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 8 and USD 30 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: USD 75 per pet, per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.00 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

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