5 of the Best Uptown Manhattan Hotels, New York

Apart from Manhattan’s famed sights and excellent museums, the city’s shops, bars and restaurants are a powerful magnet for visitors. On Manhattan island you can buy and eat almost anything imaginable, and there’s a pretty wide selection when it comes to the best Uptown Manhattan hotels too.

The Mark

Which is why you need our Gurus help, with their list of the best Upton Manhattan hotels. Uptown New York is the area which flanks Central Park, tranquil and aristocratic to the east and fashionably residential to the west, continuing north towards Inwood, passing up-and-coming Harlem on the way.

5 of the Best Uptown Manhattan Hotels

Best Uptown Manhattan Hotels for Classic New York

The Carlyle Hotel

The Carlyle Hotel is a luxurious landmark hotel just a stones throw from Central Park and the Madison Avenue, there’s also a great selection of facilities, including a top of the range spa and a beauty salon. Or you could try the Lowell Hotel, a classically decorated and very luxurious hotel with marble bathrooms, elegant furnishings and art and a choice of in-house restaurants.

Best Uptown Manhattan Hotels for Style

The Mark

The Mark is a spectacular neo-deco offering with an award winning restaurant and very high service standards. Or try the Inn New York City, a charming and intimate four room townhouse hotel with elegant details and a genteel residential location.

Best Uptown Manhattan Hotels for Great Value

Hotel Wales

Upper Manhattan isn’t a budget choice, but for great value for your dollar, they the Hotel Wales, an aristocratic hotel on Madison Avenue, with a rooftop garden overlooking the park. For what you pay there’s a lot to enjoy about this hotel.

If you haven’t spotted your idea of the best uptown Manhattan hotels on our Guru’s list you could:

5 of the Best Uptown Manhattan Hotels

  • The Carlyle Hotel New York 190 rooms from £562

    Romantic Break  -  Romantic suites, chic in house restaurants and bars and proximity to Central Park make this a perfect getaway for two.
    City Style  -  Located in the Upper East Side, with chic art deco interiors it is a New York dream
    Grand Hotel
    Air conditioningSpaRestaurantPet friendlyDisabled accessViewsParking
    Recommended by  -  Tablet, Fodors, Frommers, Kiwi Collection

    Luxurious Upper East Side landmark hotel. The Carlyle is a timeless classic and a unique place to stay discover New York Upper East Side style. Opulent suites feature exquisite views of the park and grand pianos. Keep your finger on New York's pulse. See More

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  • Hotel Wales New York, NY, NOT TO SHOW 88 rooms from £140

    Roof terrace  -  Rooftop garden overlooking Central Park
    Great walks  -  Close to central park
    Romantic  -  Good for couples.
    Sights nearby  -  Well located for major sights.
    RestaurantPet friendlyParking

    An aristocratic and elegant Upper East Side hotel on New York's famous Madison Avenue. Beautifully furnished rooms with white linens and rich mahogany beds. A wealth of modern amenities, perfect for business travellers. Enjoy the spoils of the neighbourhood in this classically elegant spot. See More

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  • Lowell Hotel New York 74 rooms from £527

    City Style  -  Sleek accommodations in the heart of the city
    Great walks  -  Just one block from Central Park
    5* Luxury  -  Very high service standards.
    Pet friendlyParking
    Recommended by  -  Tablet, Frommers, Kiwi Collection

    A finely crafted and charmingly intimate Upper East Side hotel, one block from Central Park. Classically decorated - marble bathrooms, neutral tones, paintings, and elegant furnishings. Some rooms have real wood burning fireplaces. A luxurious destination, reminiscent of a private townhouse. See More

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  • Inn New York City New York 4 rooms from £542

    Writing a novel  -  Take the literary-themed suite and draw inspiration amongst the theatrical interiors and shelves of books.
    Romantic Break  -  Take the Spa Suite with hot tub and fireplace or the Opera Suite with baby grand piano and terrace!
    Great walks  -  Walking distance from Central Park, an ideal spot for a morning stroll or jog if you're up for it.
    Sights nearby  -  Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is a five minute walk and well worth checking out.
    Air conditioningNo pets
    Recommended by  -  Frommers

    Charming and intimate Upper West Side townhouse hotel, bursting with old-world charm. Suites are individually decorated with fine paintings, sculptures, and elegant wooden furnishings. A genteel atmosphere in a residential area. Breakfasts are served in the suites. An ideal New York hideaway. See More

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  • The Mark, New York New York 152 rooms from £699

    City Style  -  Upper East Side glamour in all its old-moneyed glory with a clean cut and suave injection of style from designer Jacques Grange.
    Foodies  -  The phenomenal Jean Georges heads the kitchen here, be prepared for some of the best food in NY- and that's saying something!
    Great walks  -  New York was made for walking, this hotels central location makes it ideal for exploring on foot.
    Air conditioningRestaurantPet friendlyDisabled accessParking
    Recommended by  -  Tablet, Fodors, Frommers, Kiwi Collection

    An old favourite with spectacular neo-deco Jacques Granges interiors. Right in the heart of Upper East Side, old style elegance meets modern chic. The award-winning restaurant is reason enough to visit. A super stylish way to experience New York. Popular with celebs and New York royalty! See More

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Written by Darren Taffinder

posted Monday, 5th August 2019