W New York Hotel

541 Lexington Avenue, New York, United States, 10022  show map
 4 stars
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W New York Hotel

 Paid Wi-Fi

Paid Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

Steam bath

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

Editorial review:

This is New York City's original W hotel and it has very small rooms, yet is a chic spot. There's a spa with Bliss bathroom products, a restaurant that serves delicious food, and a lively and youthful bar scene. Make sure you look your best here, because you're sure to be judged.

Verified Reviews:

  • Rooms were really small - Towels,linens etc were all clean - Location was great
  • Security is amazing - Staff was consistently pleasant - Bed was very comfortable
  • No bath only shower - Lobby was beautiful - Free internet in the lobby
  • Concierge were fantastic - Room was missing a coffee maker - Breakfast was very good
  • Bathroom amenities from bliss spa were very, very nice - Selection of tv stations was poor - Bed was comfortable

Overview

Located in the city center, this luxurious four-star hotel is within close proximity to various popular attractions and cultural sites as well as shopping and entertainment areas.

Sophisticated and modern in its design, the hotel provides a superb fitness center and superb Bliss®49Spa.

All 688 guestrooms and suites offer plasma satellite TV with DVD player fully stocked mini-bar.

On-site restaurant and bar serve Latin American cuisine and a selection of signature cocktails.

Grand Central Station is in 700m. Penn Station is in 1.5km.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   18.  Number of rooms:   652.

Rooms

General information

All rooms are sumptuously decorated and tastefully furnished. Each room is fitted with plasma satellite TV with DVD player, direct dial phone with voicemail, fully stocked mini bar, premium feather beddings, in-room safe, iron and ironing board, bathroom with amenities.

Room types:

Cozy room offers multi-level work area and high speed internet access.

Spectacular room is inspired with custom-designed headboards and gourmet coffee machines.

Studio suite boasts a separate sitting area with a sofa, fax machine, oversized work desk, and marble-topped bar.

Fantastic suite shows stunning city views, features large living room with velvet couches and floor-to-ceiling windows.

Spa studio suite is fitted with oversized bathroom with Jacuzzi tub cedar bath mat.

Extreme Wow Suite comes wrap around terrace, dining table with seating for six, custom-designed furniture and marble-topped wet bar.

Dining options

Whiskey Blue lounge offers intimate cocktail bar in a candle-lit ambiance. Open Monday to Tuesday from 4.30pm – 2am, Wednesday to Thursday from 4.30pm – 3am, Friday from 4.30pm – 3am, Saturday from 6pm – 4am; Sunday from 6pm – 2am.

W Café/Oasis Bar offers a perfect setting for a morning coffee and nutrients Monday to Saturday 12pm – 2 am, Sunday from 12pm – 1am.

Heartbeat restaurant serves Spanish inspired seafood and a great choice of appetizers for breakfast Monday to Friday 7am – 11am, Saturday and Sunday 8am – 12am, 12pm – 12am (Bar Only).

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Business center maintains secretarial services as well as fax/photocopying services.

Seven state-of-the-art meeting rooms are packed with modern audio visual equipment.

Wi-Fi is available in the entire hotel at price EUR 12 per day.

Leisure

SWEAT® Fitness Center fitted stair master, treadmill, and elliptical machines, free weights and high-tech machine weights is at your disposal on site. Bliss®49Spa offers a wide range of immaculate spa services including skin care/facial treatment, nail care procedures, body and massage treatments.

Additional features

The hotel offers babysitting service.

Rooms and facilities for disabled people are provided by the hotel.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • On-site parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Lobby
  • Souvenir shop
  • Florist/Flower shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • private parking is possible on site at USD 65 per day.

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam bath
  • Library
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • iPad
  • Telephone
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel W New York Hotel New York location
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Hotel Address:

541 Lexington Avenue, New York, United States, 10022

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City Center
  • New York
    3.4 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Grand Central Station
    2300 ft
  • Penn Station
    1.2 mi
Underground stations
  • 51st Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line)
    700 ft
  • Grand Central – 42nd Street
    2300 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Smith & Wollensky - New York City (cuisine: Steakhouse)
    500 ft
  • The National (cuisine: American)
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    18
  • Number of rooms:
    652

Rooms and availability

General information

All rooms are sumptuously decorated and tastefully furnished. Each room is fitted with plasma satellite TV with DVD player, direct dial phone with voicemail, fully stocked mini bar, premium feather beddings, in-room safe, iron and ironing board, bathroom with amenities.

Room types:

Cozy room offers multi-level work area and high speed internet access.

Spectacular room is inspired with custom-designed headboards and gourmet coffee machines.

Studio suite boasts a separate sitting area with a sofa, fax machine, oversized work desk, and marble-topped bar.

Fantastic suite shows stunning city views, features large living room with velvet couches and floor-to-ceiling windows.

Spa studio suite is fitted with oversized bathroom with Jacuzzi tub cedar bath mat.

Extreme Wow Suite comes wrap around terrace, dining table with seating for six, custom-designed furniture and marble-topped wet bar.

W New York Double Room
Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or Queen Size bed or King Size bed
Size: 220 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Comfortable room with natural hues, exotic woods and colorful accents offers a Queen size bed, work desk area and large bathroom.

Room facilities
    W New York Studio Suite Queen
    Studio Suite Queen
    Bed type: Double Bed
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    With loft-like design, residential vibe and the sleek, modern decor enhanced by organic shapes, colors and textures the Studio Suite offers a Queen size bed, living area and large bathroom.

    W New York Studio Suite King
    Studio Suite King
    Bed type: Double Bed
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    With loft-like design, residential vibe and the sleek, modern decor enhanced by organic shapes, colors and textures the Studio Suite offers a King size bed, living area and large bathroom.

    W New York Suite King
    Suite King
    Bed type: Double Bed or King Size bed or Queen Size bed
    Size: 540 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Harmonic stylish Suite offers a bedroom with a King size bed, a sleek living room with a plush velvet sofa, large bathroom and private terrace with marvelous view.

    Room facilities
      W New York Double RoomW New York Double Room
      Double Room
      Bed type: Double Bed or Queen Size bed or King Size bed
      Size: 220 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      Cozy commodious room offers a Queen size bed, mini-bar and large bathroom.

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        W New York Double RoomW New York Double Room
        Double Room
        Bed type: Double Bed or Queen Size bed or King Size bed
        Size: 220 sq. feet
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        Inspired by nature and infused with warm colors and textures the accessible room offers a Queen size bed, work desk area and large bathroom.

        Room facilities
          W New York Double RoomW New York Double Room
          Double Room
          Bed type: Double Bed or Queen Size bed or King Size bed
          Size: 220 sq. feet
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          • Air conditioning
          • Private bathroom
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          Inspired by nature and infused with warm colors and textures the room offers a Queen size bed, work desk area and large bathroom.

          Room facilities
            W New York Standard RoomW New York Standard Room
            Standard Room
            Bed type: Double Bed or Queen Size bed or King Size bed
            Size: 220 sq. feet
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            • Air conditioning
            • Private bathroom
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            Inspired by nature and infused with warm colors and textures the room offers two Queen size beds, work desk area and large bathroom.

            Room facilities

              How to reach hotel

              hotel W New York Hotel New York location
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              Hotel Address:

              541 Lexington Avenue, New York, United States, 10022

              Get directions
              City Center
              • New York
                3.4 mi
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Grand Central Station
                2300 ft
              • Penn Station
                1.2 mi
              Underground stations
              • 51st Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line)
                700 ft
              • Grand Central – 42nd Street
                2300 ft
              • Bus stop
                400 ft
              Restaurants
              • Smith & Wollensky - New York City (cuisine: Steakhouse)
                500 ft
              • The National (cuisine: American)
                300 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of floors:
                18
              • Number of rooms:
                652

              W New York Location

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              What's nearby

              What's nearby.

              St. Patrick's Cathedral, famous cathedral, is in 300m.

              Rockefeller Center, national historic landmark comprising 19 commercial buildings, is in 400m.

              Grand Central Terminal, a popular shopping and entertainment area, is in 600m.

              American Folk Art Museum, museum of national folk art, is in 700m.

              United Nations Headquarters, 18-acre international territory, is in 800m.

              New York Public Library, the largest city library, is in 900m.

              Museum of Modern Art, one of the world’s foremost museums of contemporary art, is in 1.6km.

              Central Park, the largest and foremost city park, is in 1.6km.

              Metropolitan Museum of Art, one of the world’s largest and most noted art museums, is in 3.2km.

              Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, famous museum of Impressionist, Post-Impressionist, early Modern, and contemporary art, is in 3.2km.

              Tourist attractions

              Shopping areas

              Museums

              • Jeanie Johnson CO - 400 ft
              • Architectural League - 1000 ft
              • Dahesh Museum Inc - 1400 ft
              • Museum of Modern Art - 1700 ft
              • Museum of Television and Radio - 1700 ft
              • American Friends of Tel Aviv - 1700 ft
              • Sony Wonder Technology Lab - 1700 ft

              Halls

              • American Video.com - 400 ft
              • Ywca of the City-New York - 700 ft

              Universities, Institutes

              • Saint Bonaventure University - 400 ft
              • Institute of Allied Medical - 1000 ft
              • Cornell University - 1400 ft
              • Gemological Institute-America - 1700 ft
              • The United Nations - 1700 ft

              Casinos

              Underground stations

              College Campuses

              Local Attractions

              • Central Park - 1.0 mi
                59th to 110th St., from Central Park West to 5th Ave., New York City
              • Koreatown - 5100 ft
                32nd Street, New York City
              • Time Warner Center - 5200 ft
                10 Columbus Circle, New York City
              • Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park, LLC_ - 5000 ft
                147 West 35th Street, Suite 1505, New York City
              • Museum of Arts and Design - 5100 ft
                2 Columbus Circle, New York City

              Near the hotelNear the hotel

              • Top of the Rock Observation Deck - 2100 ft
                30 Rockefeller Center, New York City
              • Seagram Building - 1000 ft
                375 Park Ave., New York City
              • Paley Park - 1700 ft
                3 East 53rd Street, New York City
              • Museum of Modern Art - 2100 ft
                11 West 53rd Street, New York City
              • St. Bartholomew's Church - 400 ft
                109 E. 50th St., New York City
              • Austrian Cultural Forum - 1500 ft
                11 East 52nd Street, New York City
              • MetLife Building - 1700 ft
                200 Park Av., New York City

              Restaurants Nearby

              • Smith & Wollensky - New York City - 500 ft

                Address: 797 Third Avenue
                Phone: 212-753-1530

                70% likes this, based on 715 reviews
                Cuisine: Steakhouse
                Price Range: USD 40 - USD 60

              • New York Luncheonette - 200 ft

                Address: 135 East 50th Street
                Phone: 212-838-0165

                74% likes this, based on 201 reviews
                Cuisine: American

              • Heartbeat - 100 ft

                Address: 541 Lexington W
                Phone: 212.407.2900

                60% likes this, based on 22 reviews

              • The National - 300 ft

                Address: 557 Lexington Ave at 50th Street
                Phone: 212-715-2400

                64% likes this, based on 260 reviews
                Cuisine: American
                Price Range: USD 21 - USD 41

              • Bull & Bear Steakhouse - 400 ft

                Address: 570 Lexington Avenue
                Phone: 212-872-1275

                73% likes this, based on 338 reviews
                Cuisine: Steakhouse
                Price Range: USD 25 - USD 75

              Getting there.

              La Guardia Airport is in 16km.

              Newark Liberty International Airport is in 26km.

              John F Kennedy (JFK) Airport is in 32km.

              Getting around.

              The nearest bus stop is in 100m.

              51st Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) is in 100m.

              Grand Central – 42nd Street is in 600m.

              Grand Central Station is in 700m.

              Penn Station is in 1.5km.

              Private parking is at your service on site (reservation is not needed) for extra charge.

              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of floors:
                18
              • Number of rooms:
                652
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              W New York Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at W New York

              Average guest rating

              6.4out of 10
              Good
              Based on 145 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Rooms
              7.0
              Value
              5.3
              Location
              8.0

              Individual guest reviews

              • Group of friends
                6.6

                The location of the hotel is great, and the rooms are clean and confortable.

                The staff at the hotel reception were very rude and difficult to deal with.

              • Group of friends
                6.6

                The customers at the W, they were mainly young.

                Rooms were smaller than expected.

              • Couple
                5.4

                The location of the hotel was great.

                The hotel was diappointing, the staff were not friendly, the facilities were reasonable for a 4 star hotel. Understandably the rooms in nyc tend to be small, we stayed in a Wonderful room which has a small bathroom, poor lighting and generally cramped. Watch out for the minibar - if you move drinks out of the fridge to put your own it, you get automatically charged!

              • Couple
                7.8

                Check in was quick. The location was great! I would recommend the hotel based on location.

                The room was super tiny. I've stayed in New York before and was suprised to have a closet for my hotel room, especiallly for what we paid. It would have been nice to be greeted by the staff other than at check in and check out.

              • Single
                8.2

                the gym was excellent, as was the spa, "bliss". Rooms spacious (by NYC standards) and functional.

              • Group of friends
                7.8

                the location was superb and it has a certain contemporary vibe that makes you feel good. The Guys on the doors and outside hailing taxi's were superb but the people manning the front desk were arrogant, obnoxious and most unhelpful....very off putting for a customer!

                as above the front desk staff. Everyting about the hotel is great apart from these people.

              • Older travelers
                7.0

                We asked to pay with a different account from the credit card. This hasn't been taken into consideration by the staff.

              • Family with children
                7.0

                I liked the design of the lobby, the ambience once you arrive, the room design is also nice. The people that stay there and also the festive ambience at the bar at night.

                I did not like the room service, and the bathrooms that are very very very small. not really practicle.

              • Single
                4.6

                Only staying in New York. The hotel is very well located but that's all. Well actually the have a pretty good bar.

                The rooms were poorly illuminated, the bathroom was tiny, there were noises all the time, housekeeping knock at the door about 8 am all days. Staff was rude.

              • Older travelers
                9.2

                The cleanness of the rooms and restrooms, the excellent hotesl staff service and specially the happy atmosphere of the place.

                It's difficult to find something bad about the hotel, but the bar could be less sensitive.

              • Couple
                9.2

                The hotel provided early check-in (around 11am) and the doormen were very helpful. Internet was free however, breakfast was not included. Overall, we enjoyed our stay and would definitely go back the next time we are in nyc.

              • Couple
                10.0

                To short to really comment but it was an overall pleasent experience plus good value for money. Stayed at the Hudson hotel before and it was not worth the money.

                The doors to the rooms seem to be not too solid but hard to say.

              • Older travelers
                7.0

                We loved the room although we found it to be a bit small but most hotel rooms in New York are small. The concierge services was brilliant and the tickets we got to Chicago were absolutely brilliant. It was great having Whiskey Blue bar nearby and as we travelled with a group of friends it was the perfect meeting point as well as for nightcaps..Loved the hotel and the location was perfect!

              • Single
                9.2

                Really nice hotel, great location for exploring NY, great reception / foyer / bar area, the room was very modern and spotless. The room size mihgt be considered on the small side for the US, probably more on a par with a European city room size, but it was still comfortable enough. Check out was automated, a great option, saving alot of time on the final morning.

              • Couple
                5.8

                Room was spacious for nyc standards as we had booked the mega room. Bliss bathroom products a nice perk, as is the free Acura "chaffeur" service which drops you off at any part of the city (just be sure to book in advance as the service is rather popular). Location a good base for exloring the main tourist attractions.

                Service was abominable - from start to finish, speaking particularly of the reception staff, the manager and the concierge. Hotel is fantastic as long as you don't need to interact with anyone working there, which is certainly not something to be said of an international 5* hotel in a first rate city. What a shame. To think that this is supposed to be the "original" w hotel which catapulted the entire franchise - management/staff, please get your act together. You are souring the name of a well-respected global franchise.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel W New York Hotel New York location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              541 Lexington Avenue, New York, United States, 10022

              Get directions
              City Center
              • New York
                3.4 mi
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Grand Central Station
                2300 ft
              • Penn Station
                1.2 mi
              Underground stations
              • 51st Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line)
                700 ft
              • Grand Central – 42nd Street
                2300 ft
              • Bus stop
                400 ft
              Restaurants
              • Smith & Wollensky - New York City (cuisine: Steakhouse)
                500 ft
              • The National (cuisine: American)
                300 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of floors:
                18
              • Number of rooms:
                652