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This landmark New York City hotel is a short walk to shopping at Fifth Avenue and Bloomingdales, and in close proximity to the United Nations, Broadway theaters, and Rockefeller Center.


DoubleTree by Hilton Metropolitan Hotel offers a complimentary fitness center, an onsite restaurant, and meeting rooms providing over 12,000 square feet of space.

Sweet dreams

All 764 recently renovated rooms offer Sweet Dreams® beds with triple sheeting, down comforters, and armloads of pillows. High-definition 37-inch flat-screen TVs and high-speed Internet access are available.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Designed by art-deco era architect Morris Lapidus in 1961, this 20-story, non-smoking New York City hotel was fully renovated in 2012 to restore its chic 1960s styling in modern fashion. Centrally located in Midtown, the hotel is steps from the neighborhood's renowned shopping centers, restaurants, and museums.

Business guests will find a complimentary automated business center where they can copy, fax, print, or use the laptop port or the desktop with Internet access. The Doubletree provides over 12,000 square feet of meeting space and wireless Internet access is available in public areas (surcharge). Self and valet parking are available and the hotel has 24-hour security.

Guests can relax in the lobby, have a drink at the Met Bar, or dine at the Met Grill.

The hotel offers a 24-hour complimentary fitness center. A beauty salon and barber shop are also available for guests' use at the hotel.

  • Fitness facilities 
  • Restaurant 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Express check-in 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 20 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Total number of rooms - 764 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Local Expert Concierge 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 12000 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1115 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 12 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Year Built 1961 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Climate control 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Television 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • HDTV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Free newspaper 

Where to Eat

Met Grill - This casual restaurant off the lobby serves American and Continental breakfasts. Adjacent is the trendy Met Bar lounge.

Cafe Metro - This independent coffee shop at the hotel entrance offers a varied American menu ranging from snacks to full meals. Open daily from early morning until midnight.

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


Pets allowed, Pet maximum weight in lb is 60

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Pet deposit: USD 100 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 43 per night
  • Valet parking fee: USD 55 per day
  • Pet fee: USD $100.00 per pet, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

New York Sightseeing Promotion

Book a stay in “Sightseeing Promotion” rate category and receive the following:

  • $4 off Circle Line
  • $30 off World Yacht Dinner Cruise
  • $5 off City Sights Double-Decker Bus Tour
  • 20-percent discount at Planet Hollywood
  • $5 off Madame Tussauds
  • Complimentary treatment at Equinox Wall Street (with massage purchase)
  • Must book a “Sightseeing Promotion” rate category to qualify. Offer cannot be combined with any other promotions. Not applicable to already-confirmed reservations or group bookings.

    Free Parking or Breakfast Promotion

    Book a stay in “Free Parking or Breakfast Promotion” rate category and receive the following:

    • Choice of free overnight parking for one car OR free full American breakfast for two. Either choice applies for entire stay.
    • Must book a “Free Parking or Breakfast Promotion” rate category to qualify. No in/out privileges if parking is chosen. Guest receives benefits for every night of stay. Offer cannot be combined with any other promotions. Not applicable to already-confirmed reservations or group bookings.

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