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San Diego, California
Reviewed 18 April 2012

The smallest room I ever stayed in. So small the tv was placed on a stripper pole at the base of the bed. The bathroom was a joke. I had to step outside the bathroom to put my close on. My car had more room in the garage than we did and was much cheaper than our room.

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West Palm Beach, Florida, United States
Reviewed 18 April 2012

The hotel was incredible as are all W experiences. We went to our room the first night and while things were great we did notice a shower leak on the next morning. Millie was the associate that responded to our call and when she observed the leak, not only did she tell us it would be fixed, but she also...

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Reviewed 17 April 2012

It's beautifully designed, very stylish, with unbelievable service and an excellent location. You can walk to the theatre district, and midtown shopping. Yes, the room is tiny, but very well designed with a dreamy bed, and I wanted for nothing. They met our every request with alacrity and a smile. The lobby was hip and cozy, always full, but always...

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wnewyork541, Manager at W New York, responded to this review

Welcome Zentropy, Thank you for taking the time to post a review about your recent W New York experience. We are very excited to hear that you enjoyed your stay. From our superb and friendly service to the location as well as the deisgn and decor! However, please accept our apologies for the lack of timely service with concern to...

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 16 April 2012

My friend and I booked the W hotel on their website to get the second night discount. We thought it was such a deal, but in the end it was more costly than anticipated. Due to technical issues with the site the first reservation didn't give him a confirmation number. So he tried to book again in the end he...

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Harrisburg
Reviewed 16 April 2012

Poor customer service, tiny rooms, uncomfortable beds, we have stayed with several W hotels but we were disappointed at this property.. nothing special in this property..just like a regular hotel.also i found some authorized charges on my bill...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 15 April 2012

The W on Lexington is a good choice for the area. The rooms are small - so small that you cannot walk around the bed - and the bathrooms are extremely tiny (I could touch all four walls at once), but what do you expect for New York? Sweat (the workout room) is very nice (as is typical for W's),...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 12 April 2012

I booked my room at the W ( Lexington & 49th) through an elite concierge service. My booking confirmation was presented upon check-in with my confirmed rate of 260.00 plus my credit card and ID. Within a few hours my accountant called to ask me what I had been doing, because two charges had come in; one for over 5,000...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 12 April 2012

It was my 3rd time in NYC and i have to say that this was the perfect stay! Before i checked in i was worried about the noise - the usual for NYC but I was given a room at 15th floor that was just perfect. No noise, very clean, super confortable bed, free WIFI, superb service (from check in...

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wnewyork541, Manager at W New York, responded to this review

Welcome AliO_11! Thank you so much for your kind and gracious words about your recent stay at W New York! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our friendly and accommodating quality of service, but also our convenient location. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Cheers, Nicole

Hong Kong
Reviewed 11 April 2012

The hotel is a great location and I was hit on a $140 USD priceline bid so I don't feel so bad. But the rooms are tiny compared to The Palace, Intercon Barclay, or even the Downtown Marriott. They "upgraded" me to a handicap room which is supposed to be bigger but the room was still tiny and the bathroom...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 11 April 2012

I stayed in this hotel for the weekend of Easter. Check-in was cold, show your credit card to get a smile. The room (1003) is tiny but it is common to new york. What is less common for a W is dirt in the bathroom: hair in the sink, hair on the bag of the dry hair, dust on the...

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wnewyork541, Manager at W New York, responded to this review

Hello BastienPoulain, Please accept our sincere apologies for the inconveniences encountered during your stay with us Easter weekend. This is certainly not the W experience we aim to provide our guests and we are grateful that you have brought these concerns to our attention so that we can rectify them immediately. We hope you will give us another chance and...

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Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building, iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit the Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
W New York, the very first W Hotel globally, delivers high-tech hospitality in the heart of Midtown Manhattan. It is an urban retreat where your options are unlimited with Bliss Spa, Whiskey Blue and our Whatever/Whenever service culture. Our unique Extreme WOW outdoor terrace offers panoramic views of the New York City skyline. W new York has something for everyone. The eclectic collection of rooms and suites appeals to a diverse audience, while the versatile meeting spaces, studios and flexible public areas can adapt to any event or gathering our clients are creating. The newly renovated iconic Living Room is the perfect gathering place to begin your night out in the city. ... more   less 

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Address: 541 Lexington Avenue, between 49th St and 50th St, New York City, NY 10022-7503
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Manhattan
Price Range: €152 - €429 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — W New York 4*
Number of rooms: 693
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Also Known As:
w New York Hotel New York City
w New York City
w Hotel New York City
w Hotel Lexington
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#37 Spa Hotel in New York City
#66 Green Hotel in New York City
#189 Luxury Hotel in New York City
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