Hotel Elysee

4 stars
Hotel Elysee

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Property Description

Built in the 1920s, this luxurious midtown Manhattan hotel features modern in-room amenities including iPod docking stations, gourmet on-site dining options and easy access to top attractions.Hotel Elysee strives to make every stay enjoyable with amenities such as a free continental breakfast, a free evening wine and cheese reception and free access to the New York Sports Club fitness centre.Completely non-smoking accommodations at the Elysee are furnished with many modern conveniences, including free wireless internet access. Guests can also take advantage of flat-screen TVs and Gilchrist and Soames bath amenities.While staying at the Elysee Hotel, guests can enjoy signature cocktails and American cuisine at the Monkey Bar & Restaurant. Montenapo Restaurant is also on-site and serves fine Italian cuisine. more

The Elysee Hotel New York City is located in midtown Manhattan, in close proximity to all of the city’s most exciting attractions. Guests will enjoy visiting the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building, Central Park, Grand Central Station, the New York City Library, Bryant Park, Times Square, Trinity Church, the shopping of Fifth Avenue, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. There are 3 international airports located in the vicinity of the Elysee Hotel New York City. New York has a very robust public transportation system with buses, trains, and subways. Thousands of taxis are available at any time of day, and many attractions are within walking distance from the hotel. Every guest room is furnished with premium bedding, clock radios, irons and ironing boards, flat screen cable televisions, wireless Internet connections, bathrobes, hair dryers, and designer bath supplies. There are many amenities available to guests of the Elysee Hotel New York City, including an on-site restaurant and cocktail bar, free access to the New York Sports Club fitness center, a wine and cheese reception, free Continental breakfast, wireless high-speed Internet connections, and a library room.

The Hotel Elysee offers its guests perhaps the most outstanding and desirable location in New York City. Situated on East 54th Street, it is within walking distance of many mid-town corporate headquarters, cultural landmarks such as the Museum of Modern Art, and some of the most outstanding restaurants and shops in New York. In addition to its amenities, one-of-a-kind guest rooms and beautiful appointments throughout, the Hotel Elysee is unlike any other hotel in midtown Manhattan offering the comforts and services of a luxury hotel in a setting that has the charm and privacy of a beautiful country inn. The Hotel Elysee features 87 meticulously renovated rooms, three junior suites, and eleven suites, many with terraces, kitchens or solariums - all with marble bathrooms. A vital part of the New York scene since the 1930s, the Hotel Elysee has been home to privacy-seeking celebrities from the stage, screen and world of letters - including Tennessee Williams, Ava Gardner, Joe Dimaggio, Vladimir Horowitz, Marlon Brando, the Gish sisters, Dame Margot Fontayn, Harold Robbins, and many others. Conceived in 1926 as a European-style hotel for the carriage trade and named after an upscale French restaurant of the 1920's, the Hotel Elysee still reflects the old-world charisma of that era. After its construction, the hotel quickly became a playground for the rich and eccentric; a perfect romping ground for movie stars, artists, writers and intellectuals. Still an oasis of grace and elegance in the vibrant heart of New York City, the Hotel Elysee has preserved the intimacy with which it started but, at the same time, has nurtured a sense of modernity as time has progressed.

The Hotel Elysee a fine little European hotel is nestled in the heart of Midtown Manhattan. The smartly designed space is done up in a late 18th Century style. Hotel Elysee is just steps from Fifth Avenue shopping, Rockefeller Center and Central Park . Rooms are not large, but they are stylishly decorated and come with attached deluxe marble bathrooms. Do not miss a night out dining with the beautiful people at the Monkey Bar which is within the premises of this luxurious hotel.

exterior - entrance Voted by Citysearch as one of the most romantic hotels in New York City, the Elysée hotel, a lavish property built in the 1930's, gets its name from a very popular restaurant of those times. Always a preferred choice of the rich and famous visiting the Big Apple, this exclusive property has welcomed the likes of Tennessee Williams, Ava Gardner, Joe Di Maggio, pianist Vladimir Horowitz, Marlon Brando, Academy Award Nominee Lilian Gish and author Harold Robbins, just to name a few. Nowadays, the hotel welcomes its guests with the same sophistication and elegance that made it a household name among celebrities and ordinary travelers alike. Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet connection is available throughout the hotel, which is also the home of the acclaimed Monkey Bar & Grill. An elegant Library Room, offers an oasis of peace and relaxation with complimentary refreshments available throughout the day. This charming New York Hotel offers a 100% smoke free environment.

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