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Toronto
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff is friendly and helpful and morning coffee and pastries in the lobby is a nice touch. Be sure to ask if there is storage for folded clothes in your room as not every room is furnished in the same way.

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TheEvelynManagement, Front Office Manager at The Evelyn, responded to this review

Good Day, Thank you for your comments; we strive for each and every one of our guests to have an excellent stay. We are very pleased that you concurred with our efforts and that you were satisfied. You are always invited to stay at the Evelyn whenever you are in New York. Eric B. Front Office Manager

Union City
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a nice older hotel without the pretention one finds at too many NY hotels. Decent place, nice bed, great people. I especially like the Gershwin music tiles on the wall in the bathroom. Turned out I KNEW the song!

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Good Day, Thank you for your comments; we strive for each and every one of our guests to have an excellent stay. We are very pleased that you concurred with our efforts and that you were satisfied. You are always invited to stay at the Evelyn whenever you are in New York. Eric B. Front Office Manager

Stevenson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The lobby needs an update but overall a nice experience for one night in NYC. The room was small but accommodated us just fine. Front desk staff could be more attentive and helpful; valet parking was a nice option at $40/day.

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TheEvelynManagement, Front Office Manager at The Evelyn, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you so much for your comments. Thank you for echoing the fact that your room was accommodating. We really appreciate your feedback. We are in the midst of the transformation of the lobby of Evelyn. Please rest assured that all your concerns will be addressed. Lastly, I’m confident that you would have a wonderful stay on your...

Brick
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to stay for a short or long term trip... 5 couples stayed and had a great time as we dined and spent the night out at local establishments and had a short walk back to the room. Would definatelly return in the future..

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Good Day, Thank you for your comments; we strive for each and every one of our guests to have an excellent stay. We are very pleased that you concurred with our efforts and that you were satisfied. You are always invited to stay at the Evelyn whenever you are in New York. Eric B. Front Office Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Evelyn around the Thanksgiving holiday. We had thirteen nights at the Evelyn. This was our first time to New York and the United States and to be honest; we loved it. New York is an amazing city. I certainly did not want to be one of those, "New York's the best, New York is magical", because...

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Good Day, Thank you for your comments; we strive for each and every one of our guests to have an excellent stay. We are very pleased that you concurred with our efforts and that you were satisfied. You are always invited to stay at the Evelyn whenever you are in New York. Eric B. Front Office Manager

Karachi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The experience their at Evelyn was memorable and peaceful the only thing that need to b improved is the space in the room should be wide enough to walk and the lobby area ambiance should made in a colourful way!

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Good Day, Thank you for your comments; we strive for each and every one of our guests to have an excellent stay. We are very pleased that you concurred with our efforts and that you were satisfied. You are always invited to stay at the Evelyn whenever you are in New York. Eric B. Front Office Manager

Staten Island, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel itself was beautiful and the staff was amazing but we didn't get to sleep more than 3 hours due to staff yelling in halls about the elevators. House keeper entered our room even though we had the sign on no. It honstly felt like we were sleeping in the hall. Which was disappointing because our first stay here...

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TheEvelynManagement, Front Office Manager at The Evelyn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments. Thank you for echoing the fact that The Evelyn is beautiful. We really appreciate your feedback. Please rest assured that all your concerns will be addressed. Lastly, I’m confident that you would have a wonderful stay on your next visit. A grand welcome awaits you. Sincerest Regards Eric B. Front Office Manager

Boston
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our 3rd time at this hotel and overall we are very satisfied. One thing needs to be ironed out and that is communication between front desk and cleaning staff. When they clean, they do a good job. However, sometimes they come to clean the room very late in the day. When we checked and were given keys to...

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TheEvelynManagement, Front Office Manager at The Evelyn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments. Thank you for echoing the fact that overall you were satisfied. We really appreciate your feedback. Please rest assured that all your concerns will be addressed. Lastly, I’m confident that you would have a wonderful stay on your next visit. A grand welcome awaits you. Sincerest Regards Eric B. Front Office Manager

New Milford
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The hotel lobby could use some renovations, but the rooms were very clean and modern. Staff was friendly and helpful. I had some noise issues with other guests the first night, but the second night and morning after were amazingly quiet, especially for NYC.

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Good Day, Thank you for your comments; we strive for each and every one of our guests to have an excellent stay. We are very pleased that you concurred with our efforts and that you were satisfied. You are always invited to stay at the Evelyn whenever you are in New York. Eric B. Front Office Manager

Allentown
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I booked a couples trip there in January 2017. The room was smaller than expected, but that didn't impact our trip at all. It's good for the price, the room was clean, the staff was friendly, and it's in a great area!

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Good Day, Thank you for your comments; we strive for each and every one of our guests to have an excellent stay. We are very pleased that you concurred with our efforts and that you were satisfied. You are always invited to stay at the Evelyn whenever you are in New York. Eric B. Front Office Manager

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Evelyn formerly The Gershwin Hotel is now offering newly residential inspired rooms with references to an Art Nouveau Style. Our NoMad hotel is inspired by the musical and art heritage of the neighborhood, which was the epicenter of the popular music industry in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The music theme is reflected throughout the rooms, corridors and bathrooms. The NoMad District (now also known as "NoMad" - North of Madison Square Park) is now one of Manhattan's most popular neighborhoods, characterized by its beautiful and historic architecture, exceptional bars and restaurants tucked away on quiet side streets, and many other attractions. Centered around Madison Square Park, the NoMad District is within walking distance of Midtown, Union Square, Greenwich Village, and NYU. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Evelyn

Address: 7 East 27th Street, New York City, NY 10016 (Formerly The Gershwin Hotel)
Region: United States > New York > New York City
Price Range: €137 - €431 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Evelyn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 160
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Also Known As:
Gershwin Hotel New York City
Gershwin Hotel Nyc
Hotel Style:
#191 Business Hotel in New York City
#224 Family Hotel in New York City
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“Go for the higher floors, take a taxi from and to the airport, buy a metro-card.”
 of 5 bubbles 601jakc, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Stay away from the stairwell/elevator as it can be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles michellesC7482ZG, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“In weekdays try to get a room away from 27th street as the windows are quite thin and the street can be a bit noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles RDegnbol, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay near the elevator as it can be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles Hotellds, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sorry I cant think of any other than choose another hotel”
 of 5 bubbles danL4129XZ, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
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