The Peninsula New York

700 Fifth Avenue at 55th Street | New York, NY 10019  [SEE MAP]New York, NY  [SEE ADDRESS]
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Courtesy of The Peninsula New York

The Peninsula New York

700 Fifth Avenue at 55th Street | New York, NY 10019  [SEE MAP]New York, NY  [SEE ADDRESS]
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Courtesy of The Peninsula New York

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Overview

Ample on-site amenities and services, including a pool, a rooftop lounge and a fine dining restaurant
Room rates are very pricey

Midtown Manhattan's golden Peninsula calls itself a "cocoon of peace and quiet" amid the fray on Fifth Avenue. And recent travelers agree, though they contend that it's an expensive cocoon. Highlights include free internet access, the rooftop terrace Salon de Ning (which offers stunning city views) and a highly acclaimed spa and health club. But that's not all this ultra-luxurious hotel has going for it. Previous visitors cited the top-notch service, spectacular vistas and enviable location (just steps away from Central Park and Rockefeller Center) as equally compelling reasons to return. Others described the property as elegant and serene, praising the hotel's calming color palette and extra touches found in each of the accommodations, such as stocked minibars, marble baths, cozy robes and slippers, and sleek flat-screen TVs. Recent visitors also raved about the delectable dishes and sophisticated atmosphere offered at the hotel's dining establishments, the Clement Restaurant and the Gotham Lounge.

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Location
New York, NY
Hotel Class
5.0-star
Property Type
Hotel, 235 rooms
Primary View
City center, Neighborhood
Style
Traditional, Opulent, Modern, Historic
Best For
Business travelers, Couples, Groups, Families

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  • 5.0Hotel Class
  • EXCELLENTCritic Rating
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Critic Reviews

Critic Reviews

Other Awards

  • AAA/CAA Five Diamond Awards 2018
  • Condé Nast Readers' Choice List 2017

Condé Nast Traveler

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The 23-story Beaux Arts–style Peninsula on Fifth Avenue in Midtown Manhattan is one of the greats. Its facade has limestone carvings, a copper cornice, and Doric columns.

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The 239-room Peninsula has small TVs in the standard rooms, but the indoor pool, superb gym (free workout gear, organic teas, and a sauna and steam room), widely praised spa and salon, and in-room fax machines make it a fine choice for a quiet, classically luxurious hotel.

Travel + Leisure

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Of the same vintage as the neighboring St. Regis (both hotels were built between 1904 and 1905), the Peninsula has retained its decorative Beaux-Arts facade – but inside, old-world grandeur meets streamlined modernity.

Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards 2017

Fodor's

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The hotel's unique Peninsula Academy takes personalized service to new heights, creating planned cultural activities based on guest preferences (if you'd like a Fifth Avenue walking tour or private breakfast at Van Cleef & Arpels, just ask).

Fodor's Choice

Forbes

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One of the main reasons to stay at The Peninsula New York is the deluxe amenities. Rooms come outfitted with a fully stocked desk, which is easy and convenient if you are in town on business.

Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Awards 2017

Other Awards

  • AAA/CAA Five Diamond Awards 2018
  • Condé Nast Readers' Choice List 2017

Guest Reviews

Guest Reviews

A hotel's guest rating is calculated using data provided under license by TripAdvisor. A total of 1268 have reviewed the The Peninsula New York, giving it a rating of 4.5, on a scale of 1-5.

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TripAdvisor Travel Rating: TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1268 reviews 4.5 (based on 1268 reviews)

Guest Rooms

Guest Rooms

In a soothing color palette of taupe, gray and gold, standard Superior Rooms at The Peninsula New York overlook the courtyard for a quiet escape from the bustle of Fifth Avenue. All rooms come equipped with stocked minibars, marble bathrooms and bathrobes, as well as work desks that have combination printers, scanners and fax machines. Some Superior Rooms also connect to Junior Executive Suites.
  • Free Wi-Fi access
  • Suites come with up to three hours per day of chauffeured MINI Cooper car service (subject to availability)

Standard room size370 square feet

  • Internet (free)
  • Premium channels
  • Workspace/desk
  • Minifridge
  • Bathrobes/slippers
  • Minibar
  • Shower/tub combo
  • Separate shower
  • Separate tub
  • Wireless Internet
  • Guest rooms with patios and balconies
  • Adjoining rooms available

Location & Parking

Location & Parking

Located in the heart of midtown on Fifth Avenue at 55th Street, The Peninsula New York is steps away from shops and an easy walk to many of the city's most popular attractions, including Central Park, Rockefeller Center, Broadway and the Museum of Modern Art. To reach farther locales, visitors can take the subway (several stations sit nearby) or use the property's complimentary MINI Cooper Clubman vehicles.
  • LaGuardia Airport is 7 miles northeast; John F. Kennedy International Airport is 16 miles southeast
  • 24-hour valet parking ($65 to $80)
  • 24-hour self-parking
  • Airport shuttle (with fee)
  • Car service (free)

Within walking distance of:

  • Grocery store
  • Movie theater
  • Theater
  • Shopping
  • Bus stop
  • Train station
  • Subway/metro stop
  • Restaurants
  • Beach

Dining

Dining

The Peninsula New York's fine dining establishment, Clement Restaurant, serves contemporary American cuisine in its main dining room and dishes up Asian-inspired small plates at its bar. The Gotham Lounge in the lobby is also available for breakfast and afternoon tea.
  • Rooftop bar, Salon de Ning, offers stunning city views and is open year-round

Number of restaurants2

Cuisine TypesAsian, American

  • Fine dining
  • Casual dining
  • Quick service cafe/coffee shop/marketplace
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service
  • 24-hour room service
  • Free breakfast

Pool

Pool

The glass-enclosed lap pool is open year-round between 5:30 or 6 a.m. and 9 or 9:30 p.m., depending on the day. It is adjacent to a large sun terrace with panoramic views of the city. Attendants are on hand to provide sunblock, water and chilled towels.
  • Complimentary aqua aerobics classes at pool
  • Kids must be accompanied by a parent when using pool
  • Family pool
  • Infinity pool
  • Whirlpool/hot tub
  • Adults-only pool
  • Lap pool
  • Wading pool
  • Lazy river
  • Seasonal
  • Indoor
  • Outdoor
  • Indoor/outdoor combo
  • Pool bar
  • Lifeguard on duty
  • Poolside service
  • Waterslide
  • Deck chairs or cabanas

Spa

Spa

The Peninsula Spa features Asian, ayurvedic and European treatments and is known for its signature facials by French luxury skincare line Biologique Recherche. The facility boasts 10 treatment rooms, a nail care suite and private men's and women's relaxation lounges.
  • Full line of hair and makeup at VU Hair Salon
  • In-room services

Services offered:

  • Massage
  • Facial
  • Body treatments (i.e. scrubs, wraps)
  • Salon services
  • Outdoor treatment area
  • Steam room
  • Sauna

Kids

Kids

Amenities for children at The Peninsula New York can be customized in advance according to their preferences and include in-room entertainment, welcome gifts and snacks. The property also occasionally offers room packages with kids perks like inclusion in a hotel scavenger hunt, complimentary meals (for kids 10 and younger), an in-room tent and a poolside picnic lunch.
  • PlayStation and other games for in-room use
  • Welcome gifts include the hotel's Peter Bear mascot
  • Kids club
  • Cribs
  • High chairs

Fitness

Fitness

The hotel's fitness center is located on the 22nd floor and features spectacular city views, a wide variety of cardio and strength-training equipment and complimentary classes daily. Class offerings include spinning, aqua aerobics, yoga, Zumba, Pilates and circuit training.
  • Fitness center open 24 hours a day
  • Hot tub, steam room and sauna
  • Weight equipment
  • Cardio equipment
  • Yoga mats
  • Free fitness classes
  • Premium fitness classes (with fee)
  • Bicycles
  • Tennis
  • Guided runs
  • Paddle boats
  • Motor boats

Business

Business

The Peninsula New York offers a business center, several function rooms with a residential feel, and an extensive array of meeting services and amenities, including audiovisual equipment and transportation. A technology team is also available on-site to assist with tech needs.
  • Business center open 24 hours a day
  • Property has professional meeting planners

Number of meeting rooms5

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Meeting and event planners available

Pets

Pets

The Peninsula New York welcomes dogs that weigh less than 65 pounds. An additional $150 per stay is required.
  • Dog bowls and bed in-room
  • Central Park nearby for dog walks
  • Pets allowed (with fee)
  • Dog walking
  • Pet-sitting

Wedding

Wedding

The Peninsula New York offers all-inclusive wedding planning and both indoor and outdoor venues for ceremonies and receptions. Its unique rooftop venue offers impressive views of the city skyline and Central Park.
  • Only one wedding per day allows for exclusivity and personal attention
  • Personal bridal shopping with Julie Sabatino, founder of "The Stylish Bride"

Maximum wedding guest capacity200

  • Hotel hosts weddings
  • Outdoor space for weddings
  • Wedding planners available

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