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New York City, New York
Reviewed today NEW

I recently stayed at the Library Hotel for the fourth time –– It's my favorite boutique NYC hotel! It's located in a fabulous midtown east location (near Times Square, Grand Central Station, Fifth Avenue, main New York Library Branch, Bryant Park, public transportation and more). I have stayed here for business, pleasure, and with family, and always had a wonderful...

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Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 9 January 2017

The Library is my favourite hotel in the city. And it's easy to understand why: the location is great (Madison Avenue, near the Grand Central Station and Bryant Park), the staff is nice and helpful and the atmosphere makes you feel cozy and at home (and that's not easy to find in the middle of Manhattan). Beside this, the rooms...

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Easton, Maryland
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The location is excellent close to Grand Central. Busy district, but nice and quiet in the hotel and the room with comfortable furnishings. Friendly and accommodating staff, though not so forthcoming to promote library tours. Nice restaurant on site. Food and drinks were very good and priced well. Not the same for the rooftop bar where the drinks were overpriced...

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Miami, Florida
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I stay at the library hotel a lot. I love the personal attention and the warm, friendly feeling that the hotel staff generates. This stay, however, my room was so hot that I had to open the window, letting not only the cold air in but all the noise of the city. My pillows were so hard that I had...

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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We discovered the Library Hotel years ago while we were staying at the Hyatt Grand Central. We decided that on some future trip we'd stay at The Library Hotel and finally did it while celebrating our 27th anniversary. It took us over ten years to stay there but it was worth the wait. We'll be back. The room was excellent,...

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New York City, New York
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Great room, wonderful customer service. Warm , friendly atmosphere. Madison and vine restaurant is excellent, rooftop bar has great drinks. There is a fireplace for cool nights. The staff at hotel is friendly and welcoming. We will always go back!

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Outstanding hotel experience. Excellent room, professional and responsive service and prime location. Enjoyed the atmosphere and amenities very much . Could not have been more pleased with our stay. Highly recommend this hotel.

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Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second stay, not my first choice in NYC but I understand why its ranked well. The rooms are relatively small, but well appointed. The staff at the hotel are super. No doubt we will be back.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 week ago

From booking until check out, the staff at the Library Hotel were incredibly helpful and hospitable. The price is quite reasonable for all you get in return - including a book upon check in, complimentary breakfast, evening receptions, turndown, assistance with booking transportation, and excellent knowledge of nice restaurants in the area.

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was amazing. The sudden snowstorm in March required many to extent their stay. The staff especially the front desk was quick to help all guests. Very considerate and very caring. As usual the breakfast service and evening wine and cheese was excellent

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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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The Library Hotel boasts over 6000 hand-selected books organized by the Dewey Decimal System. With a very central midtown Manhattan location, the hotel is within walking distance of The New York Public Library, Grand Central Terminal, The Empire State Building and Times Square, to name just a few. Take advantage of The Library Hotel Collection’s signature Continental Breakfast Buffet and evening wine and cheese reception in our Reading Room. Cappuccino, water, fruit, cookies and pastries are available in this space for our guests 24 hours a day. Also included with your reservation is complimentary WiFi and passes to the nearby New York Sports Club. Visit our indoor and outdoor rooftop, Bookmark’s Lounge, for literary themed cocktails and small plates. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Library Hotel by Library Hotel Collection

Address: 299 Madison Avenue, New York City, NY 10017-6298
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Manhattan
Price Range: €337 - €624 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Library Hotel by Library Hotel Collection 4*
Number of rooms: 60
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Library Hotel New York City
The Library Hotel
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#1 Business Hotel in New York City
#3 Romantic Hotel in New York City
#5 Luxury Hotel in New York City
#5 Family Hotel in New York City
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“If you love books, see if you can get a room with a theme of interest to you.”
 of 5 bubbles rgreenberg77, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Loved it all!”
 of 5 bubbles Andreaklekman, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The temperatures in the room at the night run warm, didn't realize until the morning we could have opened the window for a cool breeze”
 of 5 bubbles RobertD161, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Perfect rooms great maid service”
 of 5 bubbles davidoP4989NU, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If something isn't right, tell them! They were an excellent staff who were quick to fix anything that was not right. Free books are available each day in the lobby - ask the front desk.”
 of 5 bubbles 582tracyt, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
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