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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 21 March 2012

I travel to Midtown NYC often for work, and stay here every week. Carmen at the front desk is awesome - very sweet, remembered my name after staying there just two weeks. She goes out of her way to make my experience wonderful. Dereon the valet is also fantastic, he's got a great attitude and so pleasant to talk to!... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2012

New York is easily one of my favorite cities to visit, and with there being so many Starwood properties it can often be a difficult decision. The last few stays I've been staying across the Hudson at the W in Hoboken, but decided to try something different this time around that was close to all the action. This hotel is... More 

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Boston, MA
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Reviewed 20 March 2012

While the location is very good and the place tried to be 'hip', the rooms are really below what one would expect for a W hotel. The room is very small, the bed is small, the shower is below average, the elevator got stuck and the acoustics are poor. The hotel staff attempt to make it up by offering Champagne... More 

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Reviewed 19 March 2012

We arrived with maybe a bit of skepticism due to the mixed reviews, but it was an overall nice experience. Got the room on Priceline for 160$ + tax in the begining of March, so I guess that's a good price for NY The room: Of course on the small side (had a standard “cozy queen”) but we were well... More 

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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Reviewed 17 March 2012

Trendy place, real quick check in, excellent location. Right in the heart of mid town, Waldorf is across the street, walking distance to Rockefeller Center, Central Park and of Course the MAC store. Wife can shop or sight see while you work. The hotel itself is nice, I found the water to have a real strong smell of chlorine, small... More 

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Reviewed 15 March 2012

I booked a quick getaway for my wife's birthday this past week-end. We always worry about picking the right hotel and spend way too much time reading reviews. You get excited about good reviews but start worrying about the bad ones. We bit the bullet and booked the W hotel and were pleasantly surprised. Yes the room and bathroom are... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 14 March 2012

We checked in for our wedding anniversary and my wife's birthday. We got out of the cab, and there were two doormen helping another guest. I waited patiently for them to finish to help with our bags, no one came. My wife and I had to lug our bags into the hotel alone with zero assistance. Check in lady was... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 13 March 2012

I had a work meeting at our NYC office and the W Hotel was conveniently located to Park Avenue. The hotel itself is very nice, lively lobby bar, lots of loud music as you enter into the lobby to check in. Its a very trendy, hip place to meet up with friends before heading out to a show or dinner.... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 13 March 2012

This was our first time at a W Hotel. We were looking forward to the hip atmosphere, which catered perfectly to our age group. Our Studio Suite room on the 7th floor was occupied, but quickly was upgraded to the Extreme Wow Suite. This room was SPECTACULAR, especially the wrap-around terrace. Even better than the penthouse suite was the staff,... More 

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Reviewed 12 March 2012

My first impression of the W on Lex was a good one. I had tweeted that I would be arriving shortly and they asked me to DM them my information so they could insure the room was ready. I did in fact DM them, and reiterated that I had called a week prior to request a hypoallergenic room due to... More 

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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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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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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 

Additional Information about W New York

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: $234 - $944 (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
Hotel Style:
#38 Spa Hotel in New York City
#66 Green Hotel in New York City
#192 Luxury Hotel in New York City
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“Don't get the rooms near the lift , it's noisy with people in and out .”
 of 5 bubbles cheeky_smile7, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Go for high rise to avoid noise pollution”
 of 5 bubbles mpebays, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Spectacular Room was not worth it- still cramped and no view.”
 of 5 bubbles Russelll1, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for some sort of view as some are just facing other rooms opposite”
  • Small but adequate room
 of 5 bubbles beeStaffordshire, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upgrade to a suite on a high floor. ”
 of 5 bubbles davetS8949NR, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
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