Metropolitan Museum of Art is a short stroll from The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel, and other popular attractions like Central Park are within a mile (2 km). This 5-star hotel welcomes guests with 188 rooms and conveniences like a full-service spa, a health club, and a nightclub. Located centrally in New York, it's also close to Bloomingdale's and Rockefeller Center.
Enjoy a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or have a drink at the bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with 24-hour room service, or get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café. For your convenience, breakfast is available for a fee.
The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel's 188 air-conditioned rooms provide minibars, free newspapers, and safes. Guests can expect WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels and DVD players. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries, and beds sport premium bedding. Other amenities include phones, ironing boards, and desks.
At The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel, guests enjoy a full-service spa, a nightclub, and a health club. Valet parking is available for USD 60 per night, and there's also limo/town car service. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a spa tub, a sauna, and a meeting room.
- Walking distance to Metropolitan Museum of Art
- Onsite dining
The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel
Check-in time ends at midnight
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel offers 188 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and minibars. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.
This New York hotel provides wireless high-speed Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include safes and irons/ironing boards. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Premium bedding
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Air conditioning
- Free newspaper
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- In-room massage available
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- DVD player
- Cable TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Room service (24 hours)
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
A stately presence on Madison Avenue, the Carlyle is one block from Central Park and the Whitney Museum of American Art. Neighbors include some of the world's most exclusive couturier shops, such as Vera Wang, Carolina Herrera, Yves St. Laurent, and Prada. Museum Mile, a lovely stretch of Fifth Avenue (two blocks west), is home to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Guggenheim Museum, the Jewish Museum, the Frick Collection, and other renowned cultural venues.
The Carlyle Restaurant, decorated in an English manor house style, is a longtime favorite among Upper East Siders. The adjacent Gallery, with opulent decor inspired by a sultan's palace, is a popular post-midnight haunt for the entertainers at the Café Carlyle and Bemelmans Bar.
WiFi access (surcharge) is available in the lobby. Sense Spa offers a steam room, and unique treatments in a relaxing atmosphere; its fitness center features Technogym equipment. The Yves Durif salon is open seven days a week and offers in-room service.
Valet parking is available in a secure garage.
- Year Built 1930
- 24-hour front desk
- Total number of rooms - 188
- Number of floors - 33
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Business center
- Coffee shop or café
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Fireplace in lobby
- Turkish bath/Hammam
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Health club
- Laundry facilities
- One meeting room
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Luggage storage
- Concierge services
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Multilingual staff
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Shopping on site
- Spa tub
- Steam room
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Wedding services
- Full-service spa
- Hair salon
Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 14.95 per day )
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
Where to Eat
The Carlyle Restaurant - Inspired French and regional American cuisine with Greek influences. Longtime favorite among Upper East Siders. Two intimately lit rooms decorated in English manor house style, including Aubusson rugs, Fortuny silk, chintz-covered banquettes, 19th-century engravings. Breakfast and dinner daily. Lunch Monday–Saturday. Sunday brunch. Ladies Who Lunch two-course prix fixe menu Monday–Saturday.
Café Carlyle - Legendary cabaret hosting greats such as Elaine Stritch, Eartha Kitt, and Woody Allen, who jams with the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band. Romantic, intimate venue in tradition of 1930s supper club. Music-themed murals by French artist Marcel Vertes, the Oscar-winning art director of the 1952 movie Moulin Rouge. Dinner and entertainment Monday–Saturday.
Bemelmans Bar - Celebrated bar with original murals by Ludwig Bemelmans, artist and creator of Madeline children's books. Murals depict whimsical scenes of Central Park, including picnicking rabbits. Art Deco design includes leather banquettes, dramatic black-granite bar, 24-karat gold leaf–covered ceiling. Classic cocktails. Sophisticated bar menu includes Mini Marinated Lamb Chops and the ground-to-order Carlyle Black Angus Burger. Madeline lunch and afternoon tea for children and parents, with pianist and songs, Friday–Sunday afternoon. Entertainment Monday–Saturday evenings.
The Gallery - Exotic decor inspired by the sultan's dining room at the Topkapi Palace in Turkey. Upper gallery wrapped in deep red, hand-painted wallpaper. Banquettes made of antique kilims and red-fringed velvet chairs. Intimate lower gallery features intricate blue-and-gold wallpaper. À la carte menu 10 AM–2 AM. Continental breakfast, afternoon English tea.
Nearby Things to Do
The hotel's health club features cadio equipment by Technogym, an Italian fitness and wellness company.
Central Park, one block west of The Carlyle, encompasses 843 acres of meadows, woods, cliffs, ravines, gardens, paths, and lakes in an emerald setting. Popular walking and running routes include Central Park Drive (closed to traffic during scheduled hours) and the path around the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir. The Loeb Boathouse, on a picturesque lake, provides rowboat and bicycle rentals. The Wollman Memorial Skating Rink offers ice-skating in the winter and splendid views of the park and city year-round.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available.
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
No cribs (infant beds) available
- Breakfast fee: USD 37+ per person (approximately)
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 14.95 per day (rates may vary)
- Valet parking fee: USD 60 per night
- Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per night
- Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
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- Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per pet, per night
- Dogs and cats only
- Up to 25 lb
Awards & Affiliations
- The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2012 Travel + Leisure 500.