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The Waldorf-Astoria

| New York, NY, United States

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  • Location & Map
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The hotel closed its door on March 3, 2017 while it undergoes an extensive multi-year renovation.
As one of the first "grand hotels" to combine elegance with luxurious amenities and services, The Waldorf Astoria New York has been world renowned for over a century.

The Waldorf Astoria and Waldorf Towers offer 1,413 luxurious guest rooms and select suites, all individually decorated and designed to ensure a memorable stay. Spacious and richly appointed, each guest room and suite features upscale amenities, services, and furnishings to provide both comfort and convenience.

The art of cuisine is practiced with complexity and panache at The Waldorf Astoria; the hotel provides three unique restaurants, bars, lounges and customized catering for private events and meetings. The hotel’s famed Sunday Brunch is served at Peacock Alley. 24-hour room service matches the needs of the city that never sleeps.

Location & Map

Hotel Address:
  • The Waldorf-Astoria
  • 301 Park Avenue
  • New York, NY 10022
  • United States
  • Midtown Manhattan: Midtown Manhattan is an area of NYC roughly located betweeen 34th Street and 59th Street in Manhattan. Just a few of the neighborhoods that are also considered part of Midtown include Columbus Circle, Theater District, Murray Hill, Bryant Park, Times Square, Hells Kitchen, NoMad, Turtle Bay, Grand Central, etc
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Location Summary
The Waldorf Astoria New York is located at 301 Park Avenue, between 49th and 50th streets. The motor entrance is between Park and Lexington avenues on 50th Street, which is one-way eastbound. The closest subway is the Number 6 line, located on 51st and Lexington. The Waldorf Astoria is located approximately 1.7 miles from Pennsylvania Station (15-20 minute taxi ride). The Waldorf=Astoria is located only 10 blocks from Times Square and the theater district.

Directions to Hotel
From LaGuardia Airport (approximately 40 minutes)- Upon exiting airport, follow signs for Grand Central Parkway West; take Grand Central Parkway West to the Triboro bridge into Manhattan; follow above director from Triboro Bridge to the W=A.

From JFK Airport (approximately 1 hour)- Upon exiting airport, follow signs for Van Wyck Expressway North; follow Van Wyck North to Long Island Expressway (LIE) West; take LIE West to Queens/Midtown Tunnel; once through tunnel, turn right onto Park Avenue; turn right onto 50th street, and enter hotel driveway, which is on right just past entrance to Waldorf Towers.

From Newark Airport (approximately 1 hour)- Upon exiting airport, follow signs for New Jersey Turnpike North, from NJ Turnpike north, follow signs for Lincoln Tunnel; follow above directions from Lincoln Tunnel.

Highlights & Reviews

Fine Dining On Site
Innovation and tradition meet at The Waldorf=Astoria's celebrated restaurants, bars, and lounges. From a classic steakhouse and a progressive American brasserie to a multi-starred Japanese restaurant, the food and beverage venues of The Waldorf=Astoria entice diners with their creativity and culinary distinction
Theatre Museums
The Waldorf=Astoria is located only 10 blocks from Times Square and the theatre district.

Guest Review Highlights

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Waldorf Astoria New York

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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Business Center
    - Meeting Space
    - Disabled Access
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fine Dining Nearby
    - High Speed Internet
Available Activities
  • - Biking Touring
    - Dining
    - Jogging Running
    - Shopping
    - Theatre & Museums

World's Best Awards

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The Waldorf-Astoria
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