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Empire Hotel

4-stars hotel with Outdoor pool

44 West 63rd Street, New York, NY 10023

+1 212 265 7400

based on 2,335 reviews


per night

About Empire Hotel, New York

Value for money
Boasting a seasonal rooftop plunge pool accompanied by cabanas, The Empire Hotel New York City provides unique accommodation and is an ideal base for New York City sightseers, with Central Park just a short walk away. This 4-star hotel features a rooftop pool and a rooftop terrace, plus unique views of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. There are a variety of facilities at Empire City New York, including free Wi-Fi, valet parking and a spa. The front desk operates 24/7 and the friendly staff can suggest places to visit and provide other tourist information. A friendly tour desk is on-site and 66th Street Lincoln Center Irt Broadway Seventh Avenue Line is minutes away on foot, making it easy for guests to explore the local area. Each room at Empire Hotel has a mini bar and all the necessities for a comfortable stay. For added comfort, bathrobes are also available. Empire Hotel and New York's in-house restaurant, Ed’s Chowder House, is a popular spot to enjoy a meal. Those looking to unwind with a drink can try out the on-site bar. Empire Hotel in New York is conveniently located for sightseeing with Broadway and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts only moments away on foot. Studio 54, New York City Center and Carnegie Hall are each within walking distance.

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Deluxe Rooms - Mountain view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$328 totalExpedia
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Standard Rooms - Mountain view
1 queen bed

1 queen bed



$205 total123Milhas
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Superior Rooms - Harbor view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$263 totalAgoda.com
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Resort Rooms - Courtyard view
2 double beds

2 double beds



$284 totaltravelup
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Classic Rooms - Harbor view


$217 totalZenhotels.com
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Double Rooms - Water view
1 queen bed

1 queen bed



$250 totalAgoda.com
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King Rooms - Park view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$384 totalExpedia
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Queen Rooms - City view
1 queen bed

1 queen bed



$349 totalAgoda.com
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Other Rooms - Sea view


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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Valet parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking


  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom

Pool and spa

  • Pool bar
  • Spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Plunge pool
  • Pool with a view

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
  • Smartphone dock


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Telephone
  • Storage available


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk


  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Valet parking
  • Private parking


  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Terrace/Patio

Family friendly

  • Pool cover


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Empire Hotel

Attractions in New York, New York curated by momondo

Empire Hotel location: 44 West 63rd Street, New York, NY 10023


Lincoln Center0.1 mi
New York City Center0.5 mi
Theatre District0.7 mi
Broadway0.7 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

P.J. Clarke's-Lincoln Square0.0 mi
Empire Rooftop @ Empire Hotel0.0 mi
Fiorello Café0.0 mi
Bar Boulud0.0 mi

Empire Hotel Reviews

GoodBased on 2,335 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Very friendly staff and great location! (in 372 reviews)
  • Convenience; friendly staff; cleanliness; quietness (in 309 reviews)
  • and super Great staff ! (in 287 reviews)
Cons -
  • "Room very small, poorly lit." (in 337 reviews)
  • Worst hotel experience of my life. (in 75 reviews)
  • Air conditioner couldn’t be turned off (in 35 reviews)

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Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • In New York, 4 star hotels have average nightly rates of $614. Empire Hotel is $361 cheaper than the city average at just $253/night.

  • There are 5.8 mi between New York LaGuardia and Empire Hotel. The drive to and from the airport should be about 17min, depending on traffic. Take into account high traffic times, especially near more metropolitan areas.

  • With parking available at Empire Hotel, you could always rent a car for as low as $26/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting New York. A very popular option for travelers staying at Empire Hotel would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from New York LaGuardia directly to the hotel.

  • Feel free to bring your dog with you while staying at Empire Hotel.

  • Yes, Empire Hotel does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in New York for those looking for something different. If you are staying at Empire Hotel, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Yes, Empire Hotel has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • Empire Hotel is 1.0 mi away from the city center of New York, where you can find interesting sights such as Times Square.

  • For assistance from an employee at Empire Hotel please call +1 212 265 7400.

  • Yes, Empire Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • There is a hotel gym accessible to guests staying at Empire Hotel. Most hotel gyms are not 24-hours, so be sure to ask the front desk for gym hours and availability.

  • Empire Hotel check-out time is 12:00 PM. Late check-out may be available upon request at the reception desk.

  • The average price for a night at Empire Hotel found recently is $404 and can go as low as $68/night. Please note that rates may be impacted by travel dates, room type, and availability. To see current deals, enter your dates in the form above.

  • Yes, there is. Reach out to Empire Hotel, New York for more details on all available laundry services. Ironing equipment e.g. ironing boards and irons are available as well.

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