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A stay at The Maxwell New York City places you in the heart of New York, within a 10-minute walk of Chrysler Building and Rockefeller Center.
This 4-star hotel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Grand Central Terminal and 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Bloomingdale's.
Make yourself at home in one of the 697 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Digital programming provides entertainment, and wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Private bathrooms with showers feature rainfall showerheads and designer toiletries.
Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find a sauna and a 24-hour fitness center. Additional features at this hotel include wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).
At The Maxwell New York City, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. Relax with a refreshing drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges.
Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out.
The Maxwell New York City
Centrally located in Midtown Manhattan, the stylish The Maxwell New York City is a magnet for fashionable locals and visitors. Food and drink options include a restaurant specializing in healthful cuisine with natural ingredients and Rande Gerber's popular Whiskey Blue bar, which stays open until the wee hours.
The two-story Bliss Spa (surcharge) features manicure-pedicure stations with personal headsets, flat-screen TVs, and DVD players. Locker-room treats include wine, beer, cheese, and brownies (surcharges).
The Maxwell New York City's Whatever/Whenever service (surcharge) is available to fulfill guests' needs and wishes--from a bathtub full of hot chocolate to helicopter pick-up of a wedding dress. Dogs at this pet-friendly hotel receive the W dog treatment, which includes a turndown treat on the dog bed and a check-in package containing a pet toy, treat, and bone.
Other amenities at this property include concierge services, a 24-hour fitness facility, and babysitting (surcharge).
- Express check-in
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Number of bars/lounges - 2
- Full-service spa
- 24-hour front desk
- Business center
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Express check-out
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Meeting rooms 6
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Steam room
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Spa services on site
- Luggage storage
- Concierge services
- Total number of rooms - 697
- 24-hour fitness facilities
- Number of floors - 18
- Wedding services
- Multilingual staff
- Free newspapers in lobby
Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 14.95 per night ), Wireless internet access ( USD 14.95 per night )
Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 14.95 per 24-hour period )
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Free newspaper
- Air conditioning
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Rainfall showerhead
- Shower only
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- Pillowtop mattress
- Digital TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Wired Internet access (surcharge)
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Where to Eat
Heartbeat - Serene setting with a waterfall. Menu featuring natural, organic ingredients. Health-conscious comfort food such as pepper-rubbed New York strip steak with buttermilk mashed potatoes or salmon burger with marinated vegetable salad. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner served Monday–Friday; brunch only on Saturday and Sunday.
Whiskey Blue - Founded by hotel and restaurant entrepreneur Rande Gerber. Candlelit lounge with supple leather sofas, sophisticated cocktails, and a small bites menu. Open from late afternoon until late night.
Living Room Lounge - Zinc-topped bar adjoining the lobby living room. Open from late afternoon until late night.
Nearby Things to Do
The Maxwell New York City's complimentary FIT fitness center provides elliptical trainers, stair machines, and treadmills.
One mile away, Central Park provides 843 acres (341 hectares) of landscaped gardens, lakes, winding paths, fields, and recreational facilities. There are 30 tennis courts, six miles of horseback-riding trails, and a seasonal lap pool. The Loeb Boathouse, on a 20-acre (80,900-square meter) lake, offers rowboat and bicycle rentals.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Golfing nearby
Located over two peaceful floors, Bliss 49 Spa in NYC is a hip haven for rejuvenation and relaxation at The Maxwell New York City. Voted 'Best Hotel Spa' in 2005 in the Beauty issue by Allure editors, Bliss 49 spa is a tranquil retreat where you transcend into sensual bliss and decompress from your hectic lifestyle. Experience The Maxwell New York City spa and escape from drama and stress.
Bliss 49 Spa NYC is a soulful sanctuary of sensual revitalization and rejuvenation. One of New York City's most sensational spas and wellness centers, Bliss 49 offers an extensive menu of massage treatments, body therapies, and skin and nail care that make you feel and look fresh and fabulous. Experience a sensual journey to enlightenment and discover your inner strength, balance and calm at The Maxwell New York City.
The 22,000 square foot Bliss 49 Spa in NYC features 9 massage and body treatment rooms, aromatic steam room, mani-pedi stations with personal headsets, flat-screen TVs and DVDs, personal steam showers, saunas, luxe men's and women's locker rooms, and a retail boutique. Get refreshed by the cascading waters of our showers, with grass-print tiles inspired by nature. Enhancing your NYC spa experience, Bliss offers an array of sublime services and seductive surprises including cheese and a legendary brownie buffet.
For a blast of bliss, The Maxwell New York City guests can enjoy BIP (Bliss Important Person) status and priority booking for spontaneous heaven. Add a 20% savings off Bliss and Remède products at the Bliss 49 Spa Store for a fabulous NYC spa experience. View the spa services to imagine your spa-values journey at Bliss 49 Spa.
Hours: 8am-10pm, 7days a week!
Bliss 49 Spa... Heaven in NYC
Massage Treatments - Experience the aah-inducing massage treatments that soothe and relax your body and spirit. From deep-tissue sports massage to 105 minutes of Blissage, Bliss 49 Spa offers a complete menu of blissful muscle-melting massage treatments that take you on a journey to spiritual and sensual nirvana.
Body Treatments - Indulge in a body-and-mind-unwinding selection of rubs, scrubs, wraps, peels and buffs that enhance holistic massage therapies. The sensual body treatments are designed to cleanse, soften, and smooth and revitalize your body and skin while promoting health, balance, well-being, and anti-aging.
Waxing - Enjoy painless and professional waxing to remove unwanted hair from your body. Get smooth and sexy from your brow to your bikini!
Skin Care Services
Skin Care & Facials - Face up to pure pleasure with one of the healing facial and skin treatments. Enjoy facials that cleanse and caress, reduce stress and aging, and give your skin a gorgeous glow. Feel vibrant, alive and beautiful.
Nail Care - Treat your hands and toes to the ultimate manicures and pedicures in the awesome Mani-pedi stations featuring with personal headsets, DVDs, and flatscreen TVs so you can zone out and get pampered and polished. The deluxe nail care services include sensory manicures, pedicures, and soothing hand treatments for your hands-on lifestyle.
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body treatments
- Body scrubs
- Facial treatments
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Deep tissue massage
- Sauna in spa
- Steam room in spa
- Sports massage
- Detoxification wrap
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! One child 17 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.0 per night.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 25 per pet, per night, plus a deposit of USD 100 Non Refundable per stay
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
- Fee for in-room wired Internet: USD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
- Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 14.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
- Valet parking fee: USD 65 per night
- Pet deposit: USD 100 Non Refundable per stay
- Pet fee: USD 25 per pet, per night
- Early check-in fee: USD 150.00
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.0 per night
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We should mention
This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. One child 17 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.