Get an overview of this hotelUpscale New York hotel with a landmark restaurant

2 blocks to the MoMA

Situated in New York’s prestigious Midtown East, Hotel Elysee is a block from the 5 Av/53 St subway and just 2 blocks from the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA). Central Park is an 8-minute stroll, and guests can window-shop for half a mile down 5th Avenue to the Rockefeller Center.

Free wine before dinner

Guests can enjoy a free continental breakfast, then return in the evening for a free manager’s reception with wine and nibbles. The acclaimed Monkey Bar restaurant is popular with locals as well as guests, and there’s a peaceful Library with books and magazines.

Free WiFi, 1920s class

Modern amenities, including free WiFi, air conditioning, and a flat-screen TV with cable channels and a DVD player, complement the rooms’ classic 1920s decor. Extra luxuries include bathrobes, and guests can request a mini-fridge and coffeemaker.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Guests enjoy a free continental breakfast each morning and a wine reception each evening along with tasty hors d'oeuvres. Guests also receive passes to New York Sports Club.

The hotel is home to the famous Monkey Bar Restaurant that offers an inviting bar and provides room service on request. Other conveniences include a 24-hour front desk and concierge and dry cleaning services.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 100 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Library 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free reception 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Microwave (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Climate control 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary continental breakfast and a complimentary evening wine reception with hors d'oeuvres.

Monkey Bar Restaurant - Famous restaurant and bar offering room service on request.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 1 PM


Check-out time is 1 PM

Payment types

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.

No rollaway/extra beds available


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 35 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Special Offer

Book a 7-night minimum stay in any room or rate plan and receive a free bottle of wine and a box of (4) chocolates.

Full details at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Restrictions may apply.

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