Located in Upper West Side within a short walk of Central Park, Excelsior Hotel is within a mile (2 km) of other popular sights such as Metropolitan Museum of Art. This 199-room, 3.5-star hotel welcomes guests with conveniences like a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a fitness center. Broadway and Rockefeller Center are also near this New York hotel.


Enjoy a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, or relax with a drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfast is offered for a fee each morning from 7 AM to 11 AM.


All of Excelsior Hotel's 199 air-conditioned rooms provide free newspapers, safes, and phones. Guests can expect to find WiFi and 32-inch flat-screen TVs with satellite channels and pay movies. Pillowtop beds sport premium bedding and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Ironing boards and desks are other standard amenities.

Property features

At Excelsior Hotel, guests have access to a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and conference space. If you drive, self parking is USD 50.00 per day, or you can take advantage of the airport shuttle (available on request) for USD 70.00 per vehicle roundtrip. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out.


  • Walking distance to Central Park
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Fitness center

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Free WiFi is available throughout the hotel's public areas, and a computer station in the lobby provides high-speed Internet access. Guests can print from laptop computers anywhere in the hotel to the hotel's printer (surcharge). A small fitness center contains cardio machines, weight machines, and free weights. Guests can enjoy Latin Fusion cuisine at the hotel's Calle Ocho restaurant. Roundtrip airport transfers are available on request (surcharge).

  • Restaurant 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Conference space 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Express check-in 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 199 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Concierge services 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD From 9.95 per night )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Offsite parking discounted rates available

Room Amenities

Excelsior Hotel offers 199 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This New York hotel provides wireless high-speed Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Satellite TV service 

Where to Eat

A hot buffet breakfast is available between 7 AM and 11 AM (surcharge).

The hotel also has a restaurant, Calle Ocho, which serves Cuban cuisine for dinner and Sunday brunch.

Nearby Things to Do

Central Park, a half-block east of the Excelsior Hotel, offers a variety of recreational opportunities, including ball fields, tennis courts, rowboat rentals, horseback riding, and miles of trails for hiking, biking, running, and in-line skating. Rockefeller Center's skating rink, 1.5 miles south, opens in winter, as does Central Park's Wollman Rink. Upper West Side athletic clubs offer swimming, racquet sports, and exercise classes.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

24-hour check-in


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 17.00 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD From 9.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 70.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Self parking fee: USD 50.00 per day
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 10.00 per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Excelsior Hotel
  • Excelsior Hotel New York
  • Excelsior New York
  • Excelsior New York City
  • Excelsior Hotel New York City

We should mention

Children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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