The Evelyn Hotel - New York

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7 East, 27Th Street, New York, New York, 10016, New York, United States, 10016  show map
 3 stars
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The Evelyn Hotel - New York

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Verified Reviews:

  • Right in the middle of manhattan - Room is clean and quiet - Price was very good
  • Room was a good size - Great location - Polite reception staff
  • Staff was lovely - Room wasn't smart or new - Liked 24 hr cafe on corner
  • Very close to saks - Great deli on the corner for brekki - Staff were generally quite friendly
  • Room was spacious - Bathroom, though a little tight, was spotless - 2-3 blocks away from a subway station

Overview

The 3-star The Evelyn Hotel boasts close proximity to Theater for the New City, Greenwich Village and Terminal 5 just 1.6 km away. Opened in 1903, the stylish hotel attracts visitors with its art deco architecture.

You can find Madison Square Park, Union Square and Empire State Building only 200 meters from the property. New York city center is 4 km away.

A 5-minute walk to 23rd Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) subway station. The hotel offers quick access to La Guardia airport, which is about 15 km away.

Rooms

All 150 bright rooms at The Evelyn Hotel feature a minibar, free Wi-Fi, a safe, heating and satellite TV. Guests will enjoy a view of Madison Square Park from their rooms. Coffee/tea makers and a fridge as well as en suite bathrooms with a bathtub, a hairdryer and a shower are available in each room.

Eat & Drink

At the restaurant local dishes are served. Guests can dine in Eataly and Shake Shack located within a 5-minute walk of the property.

Services

A baggage storage, parking and a safe deposit box together with computers, a meeting room and a business center are offered.

Relax

The Evelyn Hotel organizes performances and walking tours for guests' entertainment.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of floors:   13.  Number of rooms:   150.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Paid safe at reception
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 11 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

7 East, 27Th Street, New York, New York, 10016, New York, United States, 10016

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City Center
  • New York
    2.3 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Penn Station
    3300 ft
Underground stations
  • 28th Street (BMT Broadway Line)
    700 ft
  • 28th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line)
    1000 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Eataly (cuisine: Italian)
    300 ft
  • Shake Shack (cuisine: American)
    1000 ft
Parks
  • Greeley Square Park
    1300 ft
  • Gramercy Park
    2300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    13
  • Number of rooms:
    150

Rooms and availability

The Evelyn photos Room Suite
Suite
Bed type: King-size bed
Size: 445 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Approximately 450 square feet the Suite offers a Queen size bed, en-suite bathroom and separate living room with couch.

Room facilities
    The Evelyn photos Room Entourage Suite
    Entourage Suite
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 445 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Approximately 450 square feet the Suite with two separate bedrooms with a Queen size bed and two Single beds and en-suite bathroom.

    Room facilities
      The Evelyn photos Room Superior Room
      Superior Room
      Bed type: Queen-size bed or 1 Single bed
      Size: 295 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      Approximately 300 square feet the room offers a Queen size bed or two Double beds and en-suite bathroom as well as sitting area.

      Room facilities
        The Evelyn photos Room Le Standard Room
        Le Standard Room
        Bed type: Double beds or Queen-size bed or Double bed or Twin beds
        Size: 280 sq. feet
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        Approximately 270 square feet the room offers a Double bed or two Single beds as well as en-suite bathroom.

        Room facilities
          The Evelyn photos Room Essential Room
          Essential Room
          Bed type: Double beds or Queen-size bed or Double bed or Twin beds
          Size: 280 sq. feet
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          • Air conditioning
          • Private bathroom
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          Approximately 225 square feet the room offers a Double bed and en-suite bathroom.

          Room facilities
            The Evelyn photos Room Bunker room
            Bunker Room
            Bed type: Double beds or Queen-size bed or Double bed or Twin beds
            Size: 280 sq. feet
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            • Air conditioning
            • Private bathroom
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            The room for travelers on a budget offers Bunk bed in shared dormitory room with shared bathroom.

            Room facilities

              How to reach hotel

              hotel The Evelyn Hotel - New York New York location
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              Hotel Address:

              7 East, 27Th Street, New York, New York, 10016, New York, United States, 10016

              Get directions
              City Center
              • New York
                2.3 mi
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Penn Station
                3300 ft
              Underground stations
              • 28th Street (BMT Broadway Line)
                700 ft
              • 28th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line)
                1000 ft
              • Bus stop
                400 ft
              Restaurants
              • Eataly (cuisine: Italian)
                300 ft
              • Shake Shack (cuisine: American)
                1000 ft
              Parks
              • Greeley Square Park
                1300 ft
              • Gramercy Park
                2300 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Number of floors:
                13
              • Number of rooms:
                150

              The Evelyn Location

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              What's nearby

              Places of interest

              • Koreatown - 1400 ft

              Amusement

              Monuments and Landmarks

              Museums

              • Museum of Sex - 400 ft
              • Artist Talk on Art - 400 ft
              • Madison Square Park - 400 ft
              • Luboml Exhibition Project - 400 ft
              • David Kaestle Inc - 400 ft
              • Frederick Hughes and CO - 700 ft
              • Rachel Adler Fine Art - 700 ft
              • Metropolitan Historic Structur - 1000 ft
              • Center For Figurative Painting - 1400 ft
              • Centrox Corp - 1400 ft

              Universities, Institutes

              • Blanton-Peale Institute - 400 ft
              • College of New Rochelle - 400 ft
              • New York Theological Smnry Lib - 400 ft
              • American Acad of Dramatic Arts - 700 ft
              • Applachian State University - 1400 ft
              • Career Education Intl - 1400 ft
              • American Committee-Shenkar Clg - 1400 ft
              • Touro College - 1400 ft
              • Techno-Dent Training Ctr - 1400 ft
              • Bernard Baruch College - 1400 ft

              Underground stations

              • 28th Street (BMT Broadway Line) - 400 ft
              • 28th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) - 700 ft
              • 23rd Street (BMT Broadway Line) - 1000 ft
              • 23rd Street (IRT Broadway – Seventh Avenue Line) - 1400 ft
              • 23rd Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) - 1400 ft

              Local attractions

              • Top of the Rock Observation Deck - 1.1 mi
                30 Rockefeller Center, New York City
              • High Line - 1.1 mi
                Access at Gansevoort Street, 14th Street, 16th Street, 18th Street, 20th Street, New York City
              • Discovery Times Square - 5200 ft
                226 West 44th St, New York City
              • Times Square - 5000 ft
                Broadway, New York City
              • The Phantom of the Opera - 1.0 mi
                245 West 44th Street, New York City

              Near the hotel

              • Museum of Sex - 200 ft
                233 Fifth Ave, New York City
              • The Museum of Mathematics - 300 ft
                11 East 26th Street New York, NY 10010, New York City
              • Greeley Square Park - 1300 ft
                Broadway, Ave of Americas, New York City
              • Flatiron Building - 1700 ft
                175 Fifth Ave., New York City
              • National Museum of Mathematics - 300 ft
                11 East 26th Street, New York City
              • Empire State Building - 1700 ft
                350 Fifth Avenue, New York City
              • Koreatown - 1600 ft
                32nd Street, New York City

              Restaurants nearby

              • Eataly - 300 ft

                Address: 200 Fifth Avenue
                Phone: 212.229.2560

                82% likes this, based on 1899 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian

              • 230 Fifth - 200 ft

                Address: 230 Fifth Avenue
                Phone: 212 725 4300

                66% likes this, based on 556 reviews
                Cuisine: American, Asian fusion, Asian

              • ilili - 200 ft

                Address: 236 5th Avenue
                Phone: 212-683-2929

                79% likes this, based on 288 reviews
                Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Lebanese
                Price Range: USD 52 - USD 77

              • Shake Shack - 1000 ft

                Address: Southeast corner of Madison Square Park
                Phone: 2128896600

                76% likes this, based on 1795 reviews
                Cuisine: American
                Price Range: USD 5 - USD 20

              • Birch Coffee - 100 ft

                Address: 5 East 27th Street
                Phone: 212-686-1444

                66% likes this, based on 72 reviews
                Cuisine: French

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Number of floors:
                13
              • Number of rooms:
                150
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              The Evelyn Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Evelyn

              Average guest rating

              6.8out of 10
              Very good
              Based on 958 reviews

              Guest reviews

              • Single
                8.2

                The convenience and proximity to subway travel. The hotel is reasonably quiet and all employees who were encountered were polite, friendly and efficient. The room was clean and well maintained.

                Elevator servicve is limited to a single car - but worked well and was fairly responsive to request signals.

              • Group of friends
                6.6

                location, decor

                bed (noisy and not very comfortable), isolation - noise, price

              • Couple
                7.0

                I liked the fact that even though we were not booked into a superior room they kept us in there after our first night. They were helpful with certain problems during our stay and friendly.

              • Single
                8.2

                Stayed a dorm room. Great place to stay no matter what you're doing in New York. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Cafe downstairs was very good. Location brilliant for sightseeing and shopping.

                Squeaky bed. Not great when you're trying to be quiet in a dorm room

              • Couple
                7.0

                Very good location, beautiful facade and lobby, interesting exhibitions and events

              • Single
                7.0

                Good location, but crowded conditions in the dorm style, hostel type accomodation, interesting decor and ambience.

                Lack of lockers was not disclosed in their website. The only lockers are those which management must be summoned to let you into, with a threat of a charge of 100's of dollars if you misplace the little key

              • Single
                7.4

                the room design made me feel as if I lived in NY myself. it's not fancy or trendy but authentic and I loved the wooden floor. moreover I appreciated the young and international crowd staying at the place.

                although my room did not face the main street, it was noisy (air condition). also I think the rooms could be rather cold during the winter season and was wondering whether the hotel provides the rooms with warmer blankets.

              • Single
                7.8

                The Gershwin Hotel was clean and the staff was pleasant. My room was in a bit of disrepair, but everything worked well and was clean and comfortable. Quarters in the dormitories are a bit tight, but it was exactly what I expected from a hostel-style room. I felt safe in the area around the hotel and enjoyed being right next to Madison Square Garden!

                The Gershwin is not for people who like to spend a lot of time in the hotel. It is a good value for those who need a clean, comfortable place to sleep at night, but not much money to spend.

              • Older travelers
                4.6

                Bed very poor quality,room sparsely furnished,hallways shabby;It was not exactly a bargain,either.Wouldn;t recommend to anyone.

              • Group of friends
                8.8

                I loved the staff! Everyone was so very helpful & kind. The decor is great, very modern and artsy. Its in midtown, so cab rides were no more than 8 bucks & theres a train station nearby too.

              • Single
                7.8

                i thoroughly enjoyed my stay at the gershwin. i was attracted to the place by the funky frontage, the ideal location and the promise, from other guests commenting on this website, of an experience that's different from your average hotel chain. i was not disappointed: my room was basic, but big and comfortable (i particularly liked the artwork and the wooden floor), the staff were friendly and helpful, there's a congenial little café with a 'library' that provides a quiet corner to work or ponder and the lounge hosts frequent events in the evenings, not all of which may necessarily be everybody's cup of tea, but the one i went to was exactly the kind of weirdly wonderful gig you'd love to discover in a big city.

                you have to pay to use the wifi in the hotel, which really is no longer acceptable policy for a hotel that purports to be trendy and 'with it'. and the café closes and stops serving food quite early during the week which in a 'city that doesn't sleep' doesn't strictly make sense.

              • Group of friends
                6.6

                Good hotel, The staff was very helpful. Good location. Value for money. Easy to check in and out. Charming hotel.

                Only one elevator, which can result in long waiting times (hotel counts 13 floors).The beds have soft mattresses (I prefer a hard mattress). Pretty loud air conditioner, but it didn't keep us from sleeping..

              • Couple
                8.8

                Good price and staff helped with everything needed

                They turned off the heather on a cold day excusing it was already summer, although it was still the end of April.

              • Single
                4.6

                The only good thing about this hotel is birch cafe which is located next door and have the greatest atmosphere and the best coffee in Manhattan.the staff, tho confused and not organized, was nice and welcoming.

                They mixed up my booking and gave me a room that was not similar to my initial booking. after I complained I got a better room. how ever, the rooms were not clean and it took over 15 min to get hot water to shower.

              • Group of friends
                10.0

                It was excellent

                Inside the room there was not a big mirror

              How to reach hotel

              hotel The Evelyn Hotel - New York New York location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              7 East, 27Th Street, New York, New York, 10016, New York, United States, 10016

              Get directions
              City Center
              • New York
                2.3 mi
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Penn Station
                3300 ft
              Underground stations
              • 28th Street (BMT Broadway Line)
                700 ft
              • 28th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line)
                1000 ft
              • Bus stop
                400 ft
              Restaurants
              • Eataly (cuisine: Italian)
                300 ft
              • Shake Shack (cuisine: American)
                1000 ft
              Parks
              • Greeley Square Park
                1300 ft
              • Gramercy Park
                2300 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Number of floors:
                13
              • Number of rooms:
                150