The Algonquin

59 W. 44th St., between 5th and 6th Aves., New York, New York, 10036, USA

One of Manhattan's most historic properties, the Algonquin is a landmark of literary history—think oak paneling and pillars in the lobby—but with modernized rooms and contemporary comforts. Now this centenarian property features modern technology such as free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, and iPod docks alongside striking photographs of old New York. Renovated bathrooms have glass walk-in showers along with plush robes and towels. Hordes of literary enthusiasts fill the clubby lobby; signed works of former Round Table raconteurs can be checked out in the library. The Round Table restaurant serves three meals daily with plenty of space for animated conversation while the Blue Bar has the type of chic atmosphere that inspires you to order a martini.

PROS

  • free Internet
  • friendly, knowledgeable staff
  • central location

CONS

  • some small rooms

Location

QUICK FACTS

Hotel
Historical, Service, Pet Friendly
Sophisticated
Central
Grande Dame

HOTEL INFO

Phones: 212-840–6800 | 800-555–8000

HOTEL DETAILS

156 rooms, 25 suites
Rate Includes: No meals

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