This one bedroom residence boasts one of the city's best dress circle addresses, with 180 degree postcard-perfect views over Central Park. Situated in a full-service building, the prestigious JW Marriott Essex House, the space is the perfect Manhattan residence, complete with all the amenities of a five-star hotel – concierge, restaurant, health-club/gym, and round-the-clock room service – in addition to a spacious foyer and high-end furnishings. Step out of the lobby and you're privy to all that New York has to offer: theater, fine dining, shopping and the world's most famous park…the metropolitan dream, right at your doorstep.
The JW Marriott Essex House is among the most celebrated luxury hotels in New York, a recipient of both the Michelin Guide's 2008 "Five Pavilions Award," and the 2008 AAA Four-Diamond Award. The hotel garnered three awards at the 2007 Annual World Travel Awards in New York including "North America's Leading Hotel," "North America's Leading Business Hotel" and "New York's Leading Business Hotel" voted by travel agents worldwide and was ranked second in the "Best Hotel in the U.S." category in Global Traveler Magazine's 2006 GT Tested Awards.
As you walk into the foyer of this one bedroom residence, you are warmly welcomed by a custom, brass “Tree of Life” wall-divider, offering a more spacious entrance. When you continue into the kitchen/living area, you are sure to be floored by all of the state-of-the-art appliances, furniture and décor inside. We have recently installed dark oak wood floors throughout most of the residence. The fully-equipped kitchen is complete with a custom German stove, Subzero refrigerator, Subzero 60-bottle wine cooler, Miele dishwasher, General Electric microwave, espresso machine and basic kitchen utensils. The kitchen counter is made of a rare onyx material, which is complimented by brass-infused, marble floors and custom-lit, touch-activated cupboards. In the living room, you have choice to watch your 40 in HD television or take a look outside your custom-installed, wall-to-wall window (adorned with imported Italian shades) to offer one of the city’s very best views of Central Park. Additional viewing spectacles outside the residences include: a panoramic outlook of downtown, the George Washington Bridge, and picturesque sunsets over the Hudson River.
If there is important business that needs to be addressed quickly and conveniently, the suite offers its guests, a newly built, closed-door office space, equipped with high-speed, wireless Internet. Also at your disposal is a state-of-the-art bathroom with specially designed, ‘fish-scale’ marble floors. The master bedroom houses a king-size bed, gilded with a custom-built, gold-leaf bed frame. The bedroom also contains an adequately sized walk-in closet, several drawers for clothing, and another flat screen television. Finally, to guarantee our guests’ conformability any time of year, the residence has been outfitted with central air and heat.
Spacious apartment located in prestigious award-winning JW Marriott Essex House off Central Park, full service complete with amenities of a 5 star hotel, 24h room service. The residence offers 180 degree postcard-perfect views over Central Park. Luxurious apartment block "JW Marriott Essex House", 35 storeys, built in 1920, renovated in 2010. Below Central Park, in the centre of Manhattan. In the complex: reception, restaurant, sauna, fitness room, spa area, lift. Public car park. Underground station "5th Ave- 59 St (N, Q, R)" 800 ft, nearby attractions: Theater, fine dining, shopping, World's most famous park....Read more
Left on 04/15/2012 for a stay in March 2012 | A FlipKey verified reviewer
This was a truly memorable stay. I stayed here in March and was so comfortable that I didn't want to leave.
On my arrival I was greeted by the very warm and welcoming proprietor Lauren who showed me around and made me feel right at home, New York style.
Everything about the residence was great. Fantastically comfortable bed, gorgeous crisp linen and the decor was so fresh and clean. The kitchen was fully equipped with quality appliances and it had a beautiful bathroom and spacious living area. The location was just perfect,in a nice area with easy access to central Manhattan. I chose to walk everywhere and soak up the atmosphere but one could easily have a cab called by the friendly staff.
Overall this place exceeded my expectations and I can't wait to return. I would highly recommend it to anyone visiting New York for pleasure or business.
You will love it.
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