Library hotel, New York City
|299 Madison Avenue at 41 Street, Manhattan-Midtown, 10017, New York City, New York State, UNITED STATES.|
Description: Library hotelDesigned to feel more like a private club than a hotel, each of the richly appointed accommodations at the Library Hotel are individually adorned with art and a collection of books that relate to the room's unique theme.
The Library Hotel in New York City is the first hotel ever to offer its guests over 6,000 volumes organized throughout the hotel by the Dewey Decimal System. Each of the 10 floors honors one of the 10 categories of the DDC and each of the 60 rooms is uniquely adorned with a collection of books and art exploring a distinctive topic within the category or floor it belongs to.
Another thing that makes the Libray Hotel special is the extras that are included in room rates. Enjoy complimentary gym club membership and deluxe continental breakfast buffet as well as wine and cheese reception each weekday evening and complimentary refreshments throughout the day.
Type of rooms: Library hotelThere are no rooms with two beds. All rooms have only one bed. No rollaway beds are available. Baby cribs if requested may be provided at no extra charge, based on availability. People under 21 years old must share a room with a parent or adult.
Room amenities include: bottled spring water, Belgian chocolates, air conditioning, two-line speaker phones, data ports, voice mail and high speed Internet access, TV with 36 premium cable channels, VCR with complimentary selection from the video library of the American Film Institutes top 100 films, mini bar, safe, books and complimentary health club privileges.
Additional information: Library hotel
Dining: complimentary deluxe continental breakfast buffet as well as complimentary wine and cheese reception each weekday evening and complimentary refreshments throughout the day including international coffees, cappuccino, espresso, teas, fruit and biscuits.
Special Events: Up to 12 executives may find inspiration and can strategize in the ultimate comfort of the Penthouse level conference room. Daily meeting room rental includes use of polycom conference telephone, pull-down screen, data ports with wireless internet access, television with VCR and DVD, writing pads, pens, and flip charts.
The Poetry Garden is ideal for daytime meetings of up to 16 people. An indoor-only cocktail function accommodates 25 people. Up to 80 people can enjoy an indoor/outdoor mingling event.
The Writer's Den can accommodate daytime meetings of up to 25 people. An indoor-only cocktail function accommodates 50 people. Up to 70 people can enjoy an indoor/outdoor mingling event.
The Perfect Duo is suitable for cocktail receptions of up to 85 people using the indoors only or up to 150 people using both the indoor space and the outdoor terraces.
Services and facilities include: same day dry cleaning for articles handed in before 9:00am Monday to Friday. Complimentary High Speed T-1 access in all rooms and wireless internet access in the Reading Room and Business center. Newspapers - Complimentary New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and USA Today, are available in the Reading Room. Off-site swimming pool, Jacuzzi, and parking are also available.
Check-in time is at 3:00 p.m. Check-out time is at 1:00 p.m.
Parking: Discount parking nearby.
Pets are not allowed.
Children: All guests must be 21 years of age or older unless supervised by an adult over the required age. No rollaway beds are available. Baby cribs if requested may be provided at no extra charge, based on availability.
Smoking: The Library Hotel is a smoke free environment. There are no designated smoking areas inside, although smoking is permitted on the Poerty Garden Terrace located on the 14th floor when available. Smoking inside the hotel will result in a mandatory clean up charge of 200 USD.
All reservations require credit card guarantee at time of booking.
Cancellation Policy: Cancel before 3:00 pm (EST) 24 hours prior to arrival date to avoid penalty of 1 night room rate and tax.
Number of rooms: 60
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2000.
Period of closure: Open all year.
Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Czech, French.Smoking policy: non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, MasterCard, Diners Club.
GPS Coordinates: 40° 45' 7.49'' N 73° 58' 46.01'' W
Nearest airport: JFK - 15 miles, 1hr