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4.1 out of 5

"Awesome hotel.... Only bad point check-in slow.... " More

By Deborah H. on Tue 19 Apr 2016

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Hotel Description

The shopping around Waldorf Astoria New York gets good marks from our customers. During your stay, you'll be connected to the convention centre and just a quick walk from 5th Avenue. Enjoy features like free WiFi in public areas, plus 3 restaurants and 4 bars. Built in 1931, this 4.5-star hotel has 1117 rooms over 27 floors. Enjoy your stay with amenities like a pillowtop bed and a flat-screen TV in each room.

  • Air-conditioned rooms with pillowtop beds, MP3 docking stations and flat-screen TVs
  • Free WiFi in some public areas
  • Grab something to eat at one of the 3 restaurants, or stop for a drink at one of the 4 bars/lounges
  • Full breakfast served daily for a fee
  • WiFi and wired Internet for a fee
  • Valet parking available for a fee
  • Indulge with massages, body treatments or manicures and pedicures at Guerlain Spa
  • Services include babysitting, concierge services and tour or ticket assistance
  • On-site recreation includes a 24-hour health club
  • Guests speak favourably about the proximity to shopping and the bar
  • Steps from 5th Avenue and 5 minutes on foot from St. Patrick's Cathedral
  • Pets welcome for a fee

Luxury Room, 2 Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Double Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max


Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

King, Accessible, Bathtub

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite, 1 King Bed, Accessible

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Two Doubles Accessible with Bathtub

Bed Count 2 Double Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

One Bedroom Suite, Two Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Double Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Waldorf Astoria New York ratings based on 39 verified reviews

Review Summary
4.1 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 0.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Waldorf Astoria New York

Couples (15) Business (2) Family (12) Friends (7) Other (3)
5 out of 5


Awesome hotel.... Only bad point check-in slow....

Posted by on 19 Apr 2016

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5 out of 5

Fantastic hotel.

We stayed at the Waldorf for 4 nights in April. We chose this hotel because of its reputation, We were flying from London so wanted to make sure we stayed at a top hotel. We were not disappointed! The staff were very helpful, the room was very clean and we felt well looked after during our stay. No tea making facilities in the room but we spoke to reception and they brought a kettle up to our room right away. It is in a great central location and most of the famous sights are in walking distance. We were well looked after during our stay and would definitely return again one day.

Posted by on 17 Apr 2016

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5 out of 5


Booked the Waldorf as part of a package for birthday treats. We had a really lovely time, the hotel was beautiful and met all our needs perfectly, near to sights, very comfortable and just lovely. We couldn't have asked for better. All staff we came into contact with were very helpful. A great visit would definitely recommend this hotel.

Posted by on 17 Apr 2016

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5 out of 5

Family trip

I booked two bedrooms for my wife and I and my brother. Both bedrooms were clean tidy and comfortable. I found the staff to be very professional and efficient when I needed their assistance. The Hotel is in a perfect location to take in the sites of New York. I have no hesitation in booking the Waldorf Astoria again when I visit New York next time.

Posted by on 23 Feb 2016

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4 out of 5

Good location

Hotel is full of old somewhat faded tradition. Plenty of staff but often unclear how to access them- hidden rules about standing in lines that meant I had to suddenly go back down a queue I hadnts been aware of. All food and drinks outrageously priced but we were happy to go elsewhere. Room was comfortable ( but had to ask for a coffee machine) although windows were very draughty and blinds did not close. Staff very kind and let us use spa changing facilities when we were soaked to the skin prior to leaving for return home. Overall I'm pleased I've stayed here as it is a piece of tradition.

Posted by on 22 Feb 2016

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4 out of 5

Trip to New York

The Waldorf Astoria is a beautiful hotel in a fantastic location. It is in walking distance to many fabulous restaurants and places of entertainment. On the downside, because it is an old hotel there were technical issues with the electricity power in the guest rooms. I paid for a superior suite but it did not have a sofa or tea/coffee making facilities. I would have expected a kettle in the room and the usual complimentary tea/coffee etc. On the up side, the staff were very attentive and any problems were sorted out immediately.

Posted by on 9 Dec 2015

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5 out of 5


Amazing hotel staff and all couldn't have been happier

Posted by on 17 Nov 2015

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3 out of 5

Great location

We upgraded to a superior room, however the room was fairly ordinary. We were at the back of the hotel so it was nice and quiet, however there was no view as it looked onto the other parts of the hotel plus there was no natural daylight so it was fairly dim with only 3 lights. Disappointed as there was no coffee making facilities or a fridge in the room. Our main corridor to the room was being decorated on 2 days so there was step ladders and decorators to negotiate. One of the night there was no electricity or hot water during the night as they were testing the system so we were given small torches to use. There was no book in our room to explain what the hotel had to offer regarding facilities you could download an app however at $25 dollars a night for wifi that was a bit expensive, however it was free to use in the lobby. The interior of the hotel is stunning and it's a great location to stay

Posted by on 16 May 2014

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4 out of 5

Lovely Grand Communal Areas but Room bit tired

The reception and communal areas are opulent and impressive, however the same cannot be said for the deluxe twin rooms on the tenth floor! The room itself initially looked lovely but rather small. The bathroom showed signs of damp and there was mould growing on the doorframe above the door. Chips in the sink and a tired looking bathroom suite. There was only one available plug point which looked lose. Every morning and most afternoons when we came out of our bedroom there was a strong damp smell in the corridoor. Which was hideous. The problem is there is not adequate ventilation in the bathrooms or a pipe burst somewhere and hasn't been fixed properly. I know it is an old hotel but we have older buildings here that are maintained properly. The food was nice but ridiculously expensive. For what they charge they need to make the bedrooms reflect the high charges and mat h the standard of the communal areas. The staff were lovely especially our concierge.

Posted by on 4 May 2014

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5 out of 5

Wife's wounderful birthday

The hotel was everything we hoped it would be. The staff were 1st class in every aspect and went out of their way to help with anything we needed. Will be returning again soon but may travel via different airline.

Posted by on 20 Nov 2013

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About the Waldorf Astoria New York

Location 301 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10022

Property Features

Waldorf Astoria New York offers its guests a full-service spa and a 24-hour health club. There are 3 restaurants on site. You can unwind with a drink at one of the 4 bars/lounges. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A business centre and a limo/town car service are available. Event space at this hotel measures 60000 square feet (5574 square metres) and includes conference centres. Spa services, tour or ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the luxury Waldorf Astoria New York. For a fee, parking is available. This 4.5-star New York hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 1117 guestrooms or units
  • 27 levels
  • 3 dining venues
  • 4 bars or lounges
  • 60000 sq ft of conference space
  • 5574 sq. m of conference space
  • Built in 1931
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Conference centre
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Front desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • On-site shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site


Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)


  • Airport: New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia) (14.8 km / 9.2 mi)
  • Train station: New York Grand Central Terminal Station (1.7 km / 1 mi)
  • Metro station: 51 St. Station (0.4 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Waldorf Astoria New York offers 1117 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with MP3 docking stations and laptop-compatible safes. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include bathrobes, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries. This New York hotel provides wired and wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • MP3 dock
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Premium channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Cots (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a full breakfast daily from 7 AM to 11 AM.

Waldorf Astoria New York has 3 restaurants on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour health club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Guerlain Spa. Services include facials, body wraps, body treatments and manicures and pedicures.

  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Massages


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM


  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 50.00 per night.
  • Free cots (infant beds)!


  • Pets: USD 50 per pet, per night
  • Weight limit: 25 lb


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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Debit cards


Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: USD 50 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 18.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: USD 18.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 80 per day
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per night
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50.00 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • New York Waldorf Astoria
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  • Waldorf Astoria Hotel
  • Waldorf Astoria Hotel New York
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  • New York Waldorf
  • Waldorf Historia
  • Waldorf New York
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  • Astoria New Waldorf York
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You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.