$134 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Nov 30, 2014 Check-out: Dec 1, 2014

The Lexington New York City, Autograph Collection

4 stars
511 Lexington Ave at 48th Street, 511 LEXINGTON AVE 48TH ST, New York, NY 10017
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.9
out of 5
24 reviews
Great!

Great! We put a friend up here. And they loved it! See full review

  • KTGF99
  • Oct 20, 2014
My Go To Place when in Manhattan

Newly renovated I love it. Perfect Location. Nightclub downstairs is great. Raffles Resteraunt has... See full review

  • SABENZ
  • Aug 10, 2014
Manhattan's Newest Autograph Collection Hotel
Built in 1929, The Lexington New York City blends the hotel's legacy with its collection of unique artwork and modern appeal showcased throughout the public spaces and its 725 guest rooms and suites. The Lexington New York City caters to discerning business and leisure travelers, houses and features more than 1,000 sq ft of flexible function space with state-of-the-art wireless technology, as well as a selection of on-site dining options that includes a gourmet Chinese eatery, S. Dynasty; Raffles, an authentic NYC diner with a jazz flare, and a lobby level Starbucks.
Highlights

  • Expansive 24-hour fitness center featuring all new Precor equipment
  • Excellent location within steps to Bloomingdales, Rockefeller Center, Fifth Avenue shopping, Grand Central and just a short cab to Times Square and Broadway theatres

Location

The Lexington Hotel offers a convenient midtown Manhattan location on East 48th Street and Lexington Avenue, just off Park Avenue. Grand Central Terminal, Rockefeller Center, Fifth Avenue and Times Square are all within easy walking distance. The subway station is just three blocks north.

Rooms

The Lexington features 725 well-appointed guest rooms and suites with a nod to Jazz-Age beginnings. Each art-filled room includes a marble bathroom, 300-thread-count bedding, Wi-Fi access (fees apply), granite-top work desk perfect for working or dining and cable flat-screen HDTV with pay-per-view movies. All rooms are smoke-free.

Features

Choose from many dining options on site at The Lexington. The casual Raffles Bistro serves breakfast through dinner. Dynasty has been serving authentic Chinese cuisine for lunch and dinner for over 20 years (private rooms available for small groups). The Mixing Room is where one can find signature drinks, light snacks & live entertainment on Tuesdays and features performers from NY Jazz Workshop.

Transportation

  • Grand Central Terminal (0.3 mi/0.4 km)
  • Penn Station (1.7 mi/2.7 km)
  • Statue Cruises, Battery Park (Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island ferry) (4.4 mi/7.1 km)
  • LaGuardia Airport (11.1 mi/17.9 km)
  • Newark Liberty International Airport (15.6 mi/25 km)
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (16.9 mi/27.2 km)

Attractions

  • Rockefeller Center (0.5 mi/0.8 km)
  • Museum of Modern Art (0.7 mi/1.2 km)
  • Times Square (0.9 mi/1.4 km)
  • Central Park (1 mi/1.6 km)
  • Empire State Building (1.1 mi/1.7 km)
  • Madison Square Garden (1.5 mi/2.4 km)
  • Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (1.9 mi/3.1 km)

Business

  • Various meeting rooms seat between 10 and 200 guests (fees apply)
  • Free high-speed Internet access in lobby, mezzanine and meeting rooms

Policies and fees
NOTE: The following in-room Wi-Fi access fees apply: high speed (check e-mail and browse the Web), $12.95 USD per day; and enhanced high speed (video chat, download large files, stream videos), $16.95 USD per day.

This is not a comprehensive list of fees. Any amounts listed above may not include taxes and are subject to change.

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Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
Air conditioned
No smoking rooms/facilities
Pet friendly
Elevators
Ice machine
Activities
Fitness center or spa
Fitness Center
Exercise gym
Sauna
Tennis
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Continental breakfast
Restaurant
Coffee maker in room
Coffee shop
Room service
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Maid service
Laundry service
Express checkout
Concierge desk
Laundry/Valet services
Security
Wake-up service
In-Room Safe
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Car rental desk
Barber/Beauty shop
FAX
Drugstore
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Valet parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Room
Television with cable
Radio
Cordless phone
Safe
Phone with speaker
Telephone
AM/FM alarm clock
Free newspaper
Hairdryer in room
Microwave
Outlet adapters
Bathroom telephone
Cribs available
In room movies
Sofa bed
Temperature control
Shower
Iron
Ironing board
Bath tub

Nearby points of interest

  • Ford Foundation Building: 0.2 mi
  • MetLife Building: 0.2 mi
  • Chrysler Building: 0.2 mi
  • Grand Central Station: 0.2 mi
  • Saks Fifth Avenue: 0.3 mi
  • Citicorp Center: 0.3 mi
  • Cathedral of St. Patrick: 0.3 mi
  • Lever House: 0.3 mi
  • Japan Society Gallery: 0.3 mi
  • International Building: 0.3 mi
  • Paley Park: 0.4 mi
  • Rockefeller Center: 0.4 mi
  • NBC Studios: 0.4 mi
  • Nintendo World Store New Yok: 0.4 mi
  • Daily News Building: 0.4 mi
  • Ford Foundation Building: 0.2 mi
  • MetLife Building: 0.2 mi
  • Chrysler Building: 0.2 mi
  • Grand Central Station: 0.2 mi
  • Saks Fifth Avenue: 0.3 mi
  • Citicorp Center: 0.3 mi
  • Cathedral of St. Patrick: 0.3 mi
  • Lever House: 0.3 mi
  • Japan Society Gallery: 0.3 mi
  • International Building: 0.3 mi
  • Paley Park: 0.4 mi
  • Rockefeller Center: 0.4 mi
  • NBC Studios: 0.4 mi
  • Nintendo World Store New Yok: 0.4 mi
  • Daily News Building: 0.4 mi
  • East Side: 0.4 mi
  • GE Building: 0.4 mi
  • Diamond District: 0.4 mi
  • Museum of Modern Art (MOMA): 0.4 mi
  • Sony Building: 0.4 mi
  • Radio City Music Hall: 0.4 mi
  • Ralph Bunche Park: 0.4 mi
  • Sony Wonder Technology Lab: 0.5 mi
  • Museum of Television and Radio: 0.5 mi
  • University Club: 0.5 mi
  • NY Public Library: 0.5 mi
  • United Nations Headquarters: 0.5 mi
  • Henri Bendel: 0.5 mi
  • CBS Building: 0.5 mi
  • Trump Tower: 0.5 mi
  • Museum of American Folk Art: 0.5 mi
  • Robert Moses Playground: 0.5 mi
  • American Craft Museum: 0.5 mi
  • Paine Webber Art Gallery: 0.5 mi
  • Belasco Theatre: 0.5 mi
  • Bloomberg Tower: 0.6 mi
  • Taipei Gallery: 0.6 mi
  • New Amsterdam Theater: 0.6 mi
  • Bank of America Tower: 0.6 mi
  • Lord & Taylor: 0.6 mi
  • Bryant Park: 0.6 mi
  • Cort Theatre: 0.6 mi
  • Bergdorf Goodman: 0.6 mi
  • Murray Hill: 0.6 mi
  • Town Hall: 0.6 mi

Dining

Raffles Bistro
Raffles Bistro is the hote's newly redesigned restaurant. Open from early in the morning until late in the evening, the restaurant serves authentic NYC diner fare for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
S. Dynasty
Discover the perfect combination of excellent food and outstanding service, set in a contemporary yet intimate and comfortable venue. S Dynasty offers a variety of exotic Chinese cuisine from Yangzi River to the Great Wall and Chiu Chow to Szechuan.
The Mixing Room
Located on the lobby level of the hotel, The Mixing Room greets guests with a sense of welcoming openness. Four separate seating areas are outfitted in a fusion of modern, classic and 1920's inspired furnishings.
Starbucks®
A full service coffee bar, Starbucks also offers a wide array of breakfast pastries, snacks and to-go items perfect for a light lunch or snack.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 PM
Check-out:
12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (24)

Ratings and reviews for The Lexington New York City, Autograph Collection

Overall score

3.9 / 5
5.01.0
24 out of 24
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4.5
Hotel staff:
3.9
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4.7
Value:
3.8

83% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of The Lexington New York City, Autograph Collection

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
C Freezy
Business
New York, New York
Nov 19, 2014

Great hotel in Midtown East

This boutique hotel in Midtown was absolutely perfect for our quick stay in NYC. The accommodations were great, the staff was friendly, and the overall experience was outstanding. The hotel bar stayed open later than expected, which was a nice surprise for us as we had a big party come back for cocktails. Overall a great experience.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Nightlife tip: Short walk from hotel

Anywhere in Midtown will be a close walk from the hotel, very convenient location!

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
OK Jboy
Business
Summit, New Jersey
Oct 20, 2014

A very good experience

I booked this hotel for friends visiting from So Africa who were extremely pleased with newly renovated and the location.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Lexington New York City, Autograph Collection

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
KTGF99
Business
NY
Oct 20, 2014

Great!

Great! We put a friend up here. And they loved it!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Lexington New York City, Autograph Collection

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
sporaticTraveller
Business
Austin, Texas
Aug 18, 2014

Lexington @Manhattan

Centrally located, very clean, upscale look. While the room was small, we were only there for one night and the price was great!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Entertainment tip: Short walk from hotel

Everything is in Manhattan. From there you have access to great food, entertainment, shopping and even Central Park.

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Review of The Lexington New York City, Autograph Collection

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
SABENZ
Business
Oakland,CA
Aug 10, 2014

My Go To Place when in Manhattan

Newly renovated I love it. Perfect Location. Nightclub downstairs is great. Raffles Resteraunt has amazing food! As well as a Starbucks downstairs!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: In Hotel

Raffles!

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Review of The Lexington New York City, Autograph Collection

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
TiaTrip
Business
Savannah, Ga.
Jul 21, 2014

Luxury at its best!

My stay at the Lexington hotel was truly wonderful. The staff was pleasant and accommodating and the rooms are wonderful! The price is a little much but with a discount it is the best.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Lexington New York City, Autograph Collection

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
lowie
Business
new york
Jul 2, 2014

great get away

very and comfortable staff loverly watch out for the bell boys there like wipets lol

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Lexington New York City, Autograph Collection

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
the Boys Mom
Business
syracuse NY
May 11, 2014

really enjoyed our stay

We really enjoyed our stay at the Lexington. The staff were all very friendly and pleasant. The hotal was very clean and attractive. Location is close to Rockefeller center, Times Square, and Grand Central station-within walking distance. Restaurant was great for breakfast. Looking forward to staying there again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Lexington New York City, Autograph Collection

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Wak0727
Business
Rotherham UK
May 6, 2014

Birthday Treat

Ideal location for short break as ten minute walk to most attractions within midtown. Good sized room on 22nd floor with nice city views, nothing really to fault. Just remember to ask for coffee machine for room (FOC) as downstairs cafe can get expensive!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

If travelling from UK Levi and Hilfiger are the main cash savers in NYC.

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Review of The Lexington New York City, Autograph Collection

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
TomMatt
Business
Wauwatosa, WI
Apr 28, 2014

Disappointing For Price

Even for Midtown, expected a somewhat larger room with more amenities for the price. Housekeeping was very disappointing: serviced the room late in afternoon, did not leave full sets of linens on any day, didn't always remove trash and dirty glasses, socialized and made lots of noise in hallways when guests were sleeping.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
2
Room comfort:
2
Location:
4
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

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