With hundreds of hotels in Manhattan’s many neighborhoods, it can be difficult to examine the endless options for finding the perfect gem of a place, especially if you’re visiting from out of town.Read on to see the best luxury hotels in New York.
Hotels in New York – Tips and recommendations
- Best hotels in downtown New York: all the best hotels listed below are located in the center of Manhattan’s main tourist attractions.
- Best Luxury Hotels in New York: Mandarin Oriental New York – Four Seasons Hotel New York
- Best Charming Hotels in New York: Library Hotel by Library Hotel Collection – Crosby Street Hotel
- Best Family Hotels in New York: Hotel Lowell – Parker New York – Hotel Skyline
- Where to stay in New York: The Theater District is the best neighborhood for first time visitors to New York.
- Best Cheap Hotels in New York: Americana Inn – The French Quarters
Best 20 Hotels in New York
1.Mandarin Oriental New York ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Magnificent hotel with impeccable and sumptuous rooms and large suites (with an area of 800 square feet) with floor to ceiling windows, Asian details, bathtubs and televisions in the bathrooms, audio and entertainment systems and the Hudson River, Manhattan or Central Park (recommended ) views.The suites add Harmon Kardon sound bars and more technological features, living rooms and powder rooms.
2.The Pierre, A Taj Hotel, New York ⭐ ⭐ ⭐
Overlooking Central Park, this Art Deco hotel offers a variety of quietly luxurious and well-lit rooms and suites with high ceilings, mini-bars, Bose speakers and views of the interior/city and central park (recommended).The hotel’s exclusive residential style Grand Suites add living and dining rooms, bath tubs, pantry kitchens, private outdoor terraces (some) and complimentary breakfast.
3.The Mark Hotel ⭐⭐⭐⭐
A first-class hotel with polished elegance featuring high-tech rooms and suites with in-room panel controls (including curtains), audio systems, marble bathrooms with deep bathtubs and mirrored flat-screen TVs, black granite counters, well-equipped kitchens (some) and home garden, skyline, central park and city views.Suites add sofa beds, living rooms, dining rooms, powder room and terraces, depending on the type. And don’t miss the world-famous Mark Restaurant and cocktail bar.
4. The Surrey ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Elegant residential style boutique hotel offering elegant “living rooms” and suites with hand-painted closets, oversized desks and lounge areas.The large suites add sofa beds, bathtubs, kitchens, dining tables and private terraces. the penthouse suite has a private furnished wrap-around terrace, while the high-end presidential suite has a fireplace, seating at each window and a dining area with a drink bar.
5.The Plaza ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Historic French castle style structure with sumptuous Louis XV style French decoration (gold, glass and marble) and a super rich residence environment with a wide range of exaggerated rooms and super spacious and unique suites, with mosaic floor baths, 24 carat gold plated tubs and accessories, ipad room controls and terraces.Legacy suites add marble wet bars, living and powder rooms and more. The high-end royal suite features private elevator access, an entrance gallery, a living room with piano, dining room, library and kitchen.The Chatwal, a Luxury
6.Collection Hotel, New York City ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Steps from Broadway theaters, this opulent Art Deco design hotel has elegant rooms and suites with suede covered walls, black marble bathrooms, custom leather pieces, mini-bars, butler services and large private garden terraces (some).The Chatwal suite has the largest outdoor terrace (500 square feet) and the penthouse suite has a well-equipped kitchen.
7.The Peninsula New York ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Landmark hotel (1905) with classic style rooms and suites with large desks, sunken bathtubs with TVs and views of the courtyard/city.The suites add living rooms, sofa beds, oversized dressing rooms, dressing tables, decorative fireplaces, dining rooms, gourmet kitchens, tablet controls and private studios, depending on the category.City view rooms are much brighter and better than courtyard view rooms.
8.The Langham, New York, Fifth Avenue ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Sophisticated urban hotel with contemporary rooms and suites (1-4 beds) with large windows, Nespresso coffee makers, mirrored TVs in the marble bathrooms and deep baths and courtyard/street/city views.Renovated rooms have full kitchens with Miele appliances (stoves, ovens, refrigerators), dressing rooms and suites that add lounge areas and terraces and unparalleled views of the Empire State Building.
9.Refinery Hotel – New York ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Formerly a hat factory, this elegant hotel features stylish loft-style rooms with 12-foot ceilings, worn oak floors, large windows, mini-bars (upon request), desks, iHome docking stations, industrial details and views of the Empire State Building (some).It has a popular rooftop bar with a splendid Manhattan skyline and views of the Empire State Building.
10.Four Seasons Hotel New York ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Outstanding modern art deco hotel on Billionaire’s Row, offering spacious and ultra stylish rooms and suites with hand-lit pedestal beds, variable lighting ceilings, oversized windows and oak desks and spectacular views of Central Park, the Hudson River and Manhattan.The suites add large walk-in closets, deep bathtubs, mirrored televisions in the bathrooms, make-up areas, garden terraces (some) and the upgraded suites add living areas.the special apartment type suites have floor to ceiling panoramic windows, private dens, boudoir rooms and terraces with the most luxurious suite with sport luxuries such as 4 cantilevered balconies, an infinity edge tub, a 700 sq ft library with a cathedral type ceiling and Royce rolls.
11.Library Hotel by Library Hotel Collection ⭐⭐⭐
Just around the corner from Grand Central Station, this library-themed boutique hotel (floors dedicated to math and science, arts, technology – 10 categories) has small, well-appointed rooms with specialized art and libraries (floor-related: mythology room on the religion floor with mythical art books), mini fridges, city views and a rooftop bar.The suites add rest areas and sofa beds, and there is a “Love” room with the only private terrace in the hotel.Excellent value for money: continental breakfast, refreshments and evening wine and cheese receptions, all complimentary.
12.Andaz 5th Avenue-a concept by Hyatt ⭐ ⭐ ⭐
Directly across the street from the New York Public Library and Bryant Park, this elegant boutique hotel has very spacious rooms and suites, almost apartment-style, loft-style, elegant, with floor-to-ceiling windows, mini-bar, large marble bathrooms.(porcelain foot baths) with stunning views of the city and public library.the suites add private balconies or garden terraces.an excellent location for business, shopping and theater.