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Excelsior Hotel

45 West 81st Street, New York, NY 10024

+1 212 362 9200

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based on 793 reviews

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About Excelsior Hotel, New York

Value for money

Situated only a short walk from 81st Street - Museum of Natural History IND Eighth Avenue Line Subway Station, Excelsior Hotel New York City offers guests a convenient base when visiting New York City. It is located a brief stroll from American Museum of Natural History, Belvedere Castle and 257 Central Park West. This 3-star hotel provides an airport shuttle, an express check-in and check-out feature and a 24-hour reception. In addition, the multilingual staff are on hand to offer assistance. The contemporary rooms are air conditioned and offer wireless internet access. Excelsior New York has an on-site restaurant, ideal for guests wishing to dine in. In pleasant weather, guests are welcome to enjoy their meals alfresco on the outdoor patio. Excelsior Hotel is within walking distance of Bethesda Fountain, Beacon Theatre and Metropolitan Museum of Art. 86th Street IRT Broadway - Seventh Avenue Line Subway Station is within a 20-minute walk.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Business center
  • Airport shuttle
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet
  • Parking

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Ticket service
  • Business center
  • Express check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Multi-lingual staff


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee shop


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Air-conditioned

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle
  • Parking


  • Terrace/Patio


  • Laundry service

Things to do

  • Gift shop


  • Storage available

Health and safety

  • Safe


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Excelsior Hotel

Attractions in New York, New York curated by momondo

Excelsior Hotel location: 45 West 81st Street, New York, NY 10024


Central Park0.5 mi
Lincoln Center0.9 mi
Columbus Circle1.1 mi
Sloan-Kettering Center1.6 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Eighty One0.0 mi
Uno Pizzeria & Grill - New York0.1 mi
Ditch Plains UWS0.1 mi
Barbao0.1 mi

Excelsior Hotel Reviews

GreatBased on 793 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • I absolutely loved the location. (in 229 reviews)
  • "Room was spacious, clean and bright." (in 161 reviews)
  • Great room for our group; staff was wonderful. (in 158 reviews)
Cons -
  • No kettle in the room. (in 90 reviews)
  • No fridge in the room. (in 84 reviews)
  • The room was too hot. (in 81 reviews)

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Check in/Check out

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

  • Excelsior Hotel is $310 cheaper than the average 3 star hotel in New York. You can usually find a nightly rate of $77 when staying at Excelsior Hotel.

  • The drive from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Excelsior Hotel will take you about 42min depending on traffic, with a distance of 14.2 mi. Hotels located in more populated areas may see vastly more traffic which will add to your travel time.

  • If you intend on renting a car to travel from New York John F Kennedy Intl to the hotel, you will have peace of mind knowing that Excelsior Hotel offers parking on site. Car rentals in the area typically go for $19/day for a base model rental. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Excelsior Hotel. The nearest airport to the hotel is New York John F Kennedy Intl.

  • Excelsior Hotel does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call Excelsior Hotel at +1 212 362 9200.

  • At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Excelsior Hotel. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +1 212 362 9200.

  • Excelsior Hotel is just 1.9 mi away from New York city center. The closest landmark to the center of New York is Times Square, which is very accessible to Excelsior Hotel guests.

  • For assistance from an employee at Excelsior Hotel please call +1 212 362 9200.

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

  • Excelsior Hotel has a fitness center available for guests who would like to use it throughout their stay.

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