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JW Marriott Essex House New York

160 Central Park South 
New York, NY 10019
USA

Overview

The JW Marriott Essex House New York has served as an iconic New York hotel for years, and has delivered exceptional experiences since opening its doors in 1931. Our luxury Manhattan hotel welcomes you with newly renovated guestrooms and suites with new and modern aesthetics. Experience cutting-edge technology with Internet TV, where you can stream your favorite shows, movies and music directly to your in-room television. Located in the cultural heart of New York City; Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, Columbus Circle, the Theater District and world-class shopping along 5th Avenue are all within a few minutes stroll. This luxury Central Park hotel is a work of art, where guests may admire ornate gilded doors, rich wood paneling and a Beaux Arts Grand Salon that has hosted numerous dignitaries.

Exclusive SmartNights Amenities

  • Full American Breakfast for two daily in South Gate
  • $100 Food and Beverage credit, per room, per stay at South Gate
  • Complimentary Internet Access to Marriott Rewards Members
The following amenities are subject to availability at the time of check-in/departure:
  • Upgrade
  • Early Check-In
  • Late Check-Out

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 Noon

Accommodations

Number of Rooms: 528

Queen Room

  • 330 Square Feet (varies by particular room)
Room Features
  • Air-conditioned
  • This room is non-smoking
  • Connecting rooms are available (for some rooms)
Bath and Bathroom Features
 
  • Shower/Tub combination
  • Hair dryer Furniture and Furnishings
  • Alarm Clock
  • Safe, in room, for a fee
  • Desk, writing / work, electrical outlet
  • Iron and ironing board
Food & Beverages
 
  • Room service, 24-Hour
Internet and Phones
  • Phones: 2
  • Phone features: voicemail
  • High speed Internet, for a fee
  • Wired Internet, for a fee
  • Wireless Internet, for a fee
Entertainment
 
  • TV features: remote control, 32in/81cm, and flat screen
  • Premium movie channels
  • Cable/satellite
  • Cable channels CNN, ESPN, and HBO
  • Radio

King Room

  • King Room: 330 Square Feet (varies by particular room)
 
Room Features
  • Air-conditioned
  • This room is non-smoking
  • Connecting rooms are available (for some rooms)
Bath and Bathroom Features
 
  • Shower/Tub combination
  • Hair dryer Furniture and Furnishings
  • Alarm Clock
  • Safe, in room, for a fee
  • Desk, writing / work, electrical outlet
  • Iron and ironing board
Food & Beverages
 
  • Room service, 24-Hour
Internet and Phones
  • Phones: 2
  • Phone features: voicemail
  • High speed Internet, for a fee
  • Wired Internet, for a fee
  • Wireless Internet, for a fee
Entertainment
 
  • TV features: remote control, 32in/81cm, and flat screen
  • Premium movie channels
  • Cable/satellite
  • Cable channels CNN, ESPN, and HBO
  • Radio
     
 
 

Double Room

Double Room:  330 Square Feet (varies by particular room)
 
Room Features
  • Air-conditioned
  • This room is non-smoking
  • Connecting rooms are available (for some rooms)
Bath and Bathroom Features
 
  • Shower/Tub combination
  • Hair dryer Furniture and Furnishings
  • Alarm Clock
  • Safe, in room, for a fee
  • Desk, writing / work, electrical outlet
  • Iron and ironing board
Food & Beverages
 
  • Room service, 24-Hour
Internet and Phones
  • Phones: 2
  • Phone features: voicemail
  • High speed Internet, for a fee
  • Wired Internet, for a fee
  • Wireless Internet, for a fee
Entertainment
 
  • TV features: remote control, 32in/81cm, and flat screen
  • Premium movie channels
  • Cable/satellite
  • Cable channels CNN, ESPN, and HBO
  • Radio
     
 
 
 

Junior Suite

  • 500 square feet (varies by particular room)
Room Features
  • Air-conditioned
  • This room is non-smoking
  • Connecting rooms are available (for some rooms)
Bath and Bathroom Features
 
  • Shower/Tub combination
  • Hair dryer Furniture and Furnishings
  • Alarm Clock
  • Safe, in room, for a fee
  • Desk, writing / work, electrical outlet
  • Iron and ironing board
Food & Beverages
 
  • Room service, 24-Hour
Internet and Phones
  • Phones: 2
  • Phone features: voicemail
  • High speed Internet, for a fee
  • Wired Internet, for a fee
  • Wireless Internet, for a fee
Entertainment
 
  • TV features: remote control, 32in/81cm, and flat screen
  • Premium movie channels
  • Cable/satellite
  • Cable channels CNN, ESPN, and HBO
  • Radio
     
 
 
 
 

One Bedroom Suite

  • One Bedroom Suite: 600 Square Feet (varies by particular room)
  • One Bedroom Suite with 1.5 Bathrooms: 750 Square Feet (varies by particular room)
  • One Bedroom Suite with 1.5 Bathrooms: 900 Square Feet (varies by particular room)
Room Features
  • Air-conditioned
  • This room is non-smoking
  • Connecting rooms are available (for some rooms)
Bath and Bathroom Features
 
  • Shower/Tub combination
  • Hair dryer Furniture and Furnishings
  • Alarm Clock
  • Safe, in room, for a fee
  • Desk, writing / work, electrical outlet
  • Iron and ironing board
Food & Beverages
 
  • Room service, 24-Hour
Internet and Phones
  • Phones: 2
  • Phone features: voicemail
  • High speed Internet, for a fee
  • Wired Internet, for a fee
  • Wireless Internet, for a fee
Entertainment
 
  • TV features: remote control, 32in/81cm, and flat screen
  • Premium movie channels
  • Cable/satellite
  • Cable channels CNN, ESPN, and HBO
  • Radio
     
 
 
 
 
 

Guest Services

Concierge

Laundry Service

Multilingual Staff

Valet Parking

24-Hour Business Center

24-Hour Fitness Center

24-Hour Front Desk

24-Hour Room Service

24-Hours Manager on Duty

Baby Cribs Available

Baggage Storage Services

Coffee Service

Doorman

Dry Cleaning

Dry Cleaning and Laundry Services

Early Morning Coffee

Evening Turndown Service

Executive Lounge

Full Concierge Services

Guest Relation Manager

Hair Dresser (upon request)

Housekeeping

In House Chefs

In Room Safe Deposit Box

Internet Access

Laundry and Valet Service

Morning Newspaper

Newspaper

Personal Hair and Make-up Service

Pet-Friendly

Turndown Service

Turndown Service on Request

VIP Manager

VIP Rooms & Services

Wake Up Service

Web TV with Wireless Keyboard

Wedding Arrangement

Wedding Vow Renewal Ceremonies

Wheelchair Accessible

WIFI

Facilities

Business Center

24 Hour Business Center – with room key.

Fitness Center

Open 24 hour daily.

High-Speed Internet Access

High Speed Wired and Wireless Internet Available, for a fee.

Meeting & Conference Facilities

11,500 square feet of meeting facilities.

Ballroom

Grand Salon can accommodate up to 550 guests for a reception and 275 for a seated affair.

Banquet Facilities

Over 11,500 sq. ft. of exquisite New York meeting room facilities are at our NYC Central Park hotel.

Bar and Restaurant on Site

SOUTHGATE events are available for private buyouts of up to 250 guests and semi-private events for up to 50 guests. Our incredible location and unique offerings make SOUTHGATE an ideal venue for intimate social events, holiday parties and small wedding celebrations.

Cardio Equipment

All-new modern technogym® and equipment

Computer Center

All-new Business Center on 2nd floor.

Connecting Rooms

Destination Services

Concierge team available.

Fitness Trail

Central Park is located just across the street from the JW Marriott Essex House.

Interactive TY System

In-room Internet TV available in all rooms.

Massage Rooms

New Spa Treatment rooms available for massages and spa services by PRIMP.

Massage Treatments

Meeting Rooms

Non-Smoking Rooms and Suites

Sprinkler System

Wedding Facilities

The Beaux Arts style Grand Salon seats 275, and boasts hand painted murals & crystal chandeliers.

DINING

SOUTHGATE Bar & Restaurant

SOUTHGATE Bar & Restaurant offers a variety of unique, delicious flavors in an upscale yet inviting atmosphere. Located in the heart of Manhattan, our Central Park bar offers spectacular views, a cozy fireplace and a talented staff of first-rate chefs.
 

  • Open for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

Attractions

Local Attractions

The JW Essex House is ideally located in the heart of NYC and can accommodate an array of interests, from world-renowned museums to world-class shopping to the finest restaurants in Midtown, and more. Steps from Central Park, Broadway, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Times Square, Carnegie Hall, Radio City Music Hall and Lincoln Center, we’re located in the cultural crossroads of New York City.

Walking, jogging and riding trails are available right outside in Central Park. For guests interested in accessing other areas of Manhattan, the Columbus Circle subway station and the 57th Street subway station are just a short walk from the hotel.

Map / Location

[ Print Directions ]

Directions from La Guardia International Airport:
 
  • Head west on Central Terminal Dr toward LaGuardia Rd.
  • Continue onto LaGuardia Rd.
  • Take a slight right toward La Guardia Access Road then continue straight onto LaGuardia Access Road.
  • Take the ramp on the LEFT onto Grand Central Pkwy.
  • Travel 0.9 miles and take exit 4 for Brooklyn-Queens Expressway toward Interstate 278 W/Staten Island.
  • Merge onto Brooklyn Queens Expy E and travel 1.0 mile.
  • Merge onto I-278 W and travel 2.2 miles.
  • Take exit 35 for I-495/L.I. Expy toward Midtown Tun/Eastern L.I./Greenpoint Ave.
  • Travel 0.5 miles and merge onto I-495 W (Partial toll road).
  • Travel 2.8 miles and take the exit on the LEFT toward E 35th St (Toll road).
  • Turn right onto E 35th St and travel 0.6 miles.
  • Turn right onto 6th Ave and travel 1.2 miles.
  • Turn left onto Central Park S. The hotel will be on the right.

Nearby airports: New York City - La Guardia (LGA)
Distance: 10 Miles

[ Print Directions ]

Directions from La Guardia International Airport:
 
  • Head west on Central Terminal Dr toward LaGuardia Rd.
  • Continue onto LaGuardia Rd.
  • Take a slight right toward La Guardia Access Road then continue straight onto LaGuardia Access Road.
  • Take the ramp on the LEFT onto Grand Central Pkwy.
  • Travel 0.9 miles and take exit 4 for Brooklyn-Queens Expressway toward Interstate 278 W/Staten Island.
  • Merge onto Brooklyn Queens Expy E and travel 1.0 mile.
  • Merge onto I-278 W and travel 2.2 miles.
  • Take exit 35 for I-495/L.I. Expy toward Midtown Tun/Eastern L.I./Greenpoint Ave.
  • Travel 0.5 miles and merge onto I-495 W (Partial toll road).
  • Travel 2.8 miles and take the exit on the LEFT toward E 35th St (Toll road).
  • Turn right onto E 35th St and travel 0.6 miles.
  • Turn right onto 6th Ave and travel 1.2 miles.
  • Turn left onto Central Park S. The hotel will be on the right.

Nearby airports: New York City - Kennedy (JFK)
Distance: 18 Miles

[ Print Directions ]

Directions from La Guardia International Airport:
 
  • Head west on Central Terminal Dr toward LaGuardia Rd.
  • Continue onto LaGuardia Rd.
  • Take a slight right toward La Guardia Access Road then continue straight onto LaGuardia Access Road.
  • Take the ramp on the LEFT onto Grand Central Pkwy.
  • Travel 0.9 miles and take exit 4 for Brooklyn-Queens Expressway toward Interstate 278 W/Staten Island.
  • Merge onto Brooklyn Queens Expy E and travel 1.0 mile.
  • Merge onto I-278 W and travel 2.2 miles.
  • Take exit 35 for I-495/L.I. Expy toward Midtown Tun/Eastern L.I./Greenpoint Ave.
  • Travel 0.5 miles and merge onto I-495 W (Partial toll road).
  • Travel 2.8 miles and take the exit on the LEFT toward E 35th St (Toll road).
  • Turn right onto E 35th St and travel 0.6 miles.
  • Turn right onto 6th Ave and travel 1.2 miles.
  • Turn left onto Central Park S. The hotel will be on the right.

Nearby airports: Newark (EWR)
Distance: 17 Miles