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Empire Hotel, New York

4-star4 stars
44 W 63rd StNew YorkNY10023United States of America

4-star hotel with 2 bars/lounges, near Central Park
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Great location
Fantastic service
More comfort would be nice
Pool should be renewed
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From 7,168 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Empire Hotel, New York

from $169 CAD
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Junior Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Superior Double Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Junior Suite, 2 Double Beds

What’s around Empire Hotel, New York


  • In Upper West Side
  • Central Park - 1 min walk
  • Barney's - 19 min walk
  • Broadway - 21 min walk
  • Rockefeller Center - 23 min walk
  • Times Square - 23 min walk
  • Bloomingdale's - 23 min walk
  • Macy's - 31 min walk

Getting around

  • Teterboro, NJ (TEB) - 27 min drive
  • New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia) - 30 min drive
  • Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.) - 33 min drive
  • Caldwell, NJ (CDW-Essex County) - 38 min drive
  • Linden, NJ (LDJ) - 41 min drive
  • New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) - 45 min drive
  • New York Penn Station - 13 min drive
  • Weehawken Lincoln Harbor Station - 16 min drive
  • New York 23rd St. Station - 17 min drive
  • 59 St. - Columbus Circle Station - 4 min walk
  • 66 St. - Lincoln Center Station - 4 min walk
  • 57 St. - 7 Av Station - 8 min walk
  • Valet parking (surcharge)

About Empire Hotel, New York

4-star Upper West Side hotel near Lincoln Center

Near Columbus Circle

Empire Hotel is on West 63rd Street, in New York City's Upper West Side, and a 1-minute walk from opera, classical music, and ballet at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. The Columbus Circle subway station, 5 minutes on foot, can connect you to the rest of the city.

Afternoon in Central Park

Art awaits at MoMA, a 20-minute stroll away, while a 3-minute walk takes you to Central Park, with its winding pathways and stellar views of surrounding skyscrapers. You can enjoy a quiet moment by the park's Bethesda Fountain, then watch sea lions frolic at the Central Park Zoo. Concierge services are available to help you make a decision on where to visit.

Rooftop lounge with a view

The Empire Hotel features 2 lounges. A seasonal outdoor pool is available.

Italian linens, WiFi

Italian linens and sophisticated design distinguish the 426 guestrooms, and bathrooms feature rainfall showerheads and toiletries by C.O. Bigelow®. You can choose a snack from the minibar and watch premium channels on the flat-screen TV; WiFi is available, too.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 426 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 11 floors


  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others


  • Children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets allowed *

  • Up to 40 lb


  • WiFi in public areas *

  • WiFi in rooms *



  • Valet parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 bars/lounges
Things to do
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness facilities
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • One meeting room
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Elevator/lift
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Accessible bathroom
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Empire Hotel, New York’s small print

Also known as

  • Empire Hotel
  • Empire Hotel New York
  • Empire New York
  • Hotel Empire


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • The seasonal pool is open from May to September.
  • Pool access available from 10 AM to 9 PM.
  • Optional extras

    Valet parking costs USD 60 per day

    Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

    Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 125 per accommodation, per stay

    WiFi is available in guestrooms for USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)

    WiFi is available in public areas for USD 9.95 per night (rates may vary)

    We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

    Recent reviews

    Good 7.2 From 2,083 reviews

    Empire Hotel, New York
    Unable to control the heat in the room. Room was like a sauna all the time. It was cold outside but difficult to sleep when it was so hot in the room.
    Michelle, ca4 night trip
    Empire Hotel, New York
    Very Good8.0
    Location for walking !!
    Very happy with this choice. I booked last minute and received a discounted rate. Great location. Clean and comfortable room. Room size was small but efficient with everything I needed. I walked to many great Austin's including Central Park
    A Traveler, ca2 night trip
    Empire Hotel, New York
    Very Good8.0
    It was good
    Raouf, ca2 night trip
    Empire Hotel, New York
    The hotel is very pleasant it has a vintage touch . The location excellent. The stuff are amazing special Dennis E At the front who is very helpful and warm and give you a feeling of a family. The room are clean and beautiful. Make sure to take a 2 bed room. The rooftop is happy and has a cool pool. Definitely will come again. 💕💕
    Shmuel, ca3 night trip
    Empire Hotel, New York
    Staff are very friendly. Hotel could use updating. Air conditioning was inconsistent. We opens the AC grate to our find mold in ours. No wonder it didn’t work. Location is great.
    Cynthia, ca2 night trip

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