The Evelyn Hotel - New York

ex. The Gershwin Hotel

7 East, 27Th Street, New York, New York, 10016, New York, United States, 10016  show map
 2 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

 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

Located in 10.3km away from La Guardia airport, the two-star The Gershwin Hotel is in 3.6km from the city center. The hotel has modern fashionable facade, offering Wi-Fi internet access in the entire hotel.

All 135 air-conditioned rooms are equipped with the cable TV and in-room safe.

At the hotel in-room breakfast is served.

The nearest train stations are Penn Station Grand Central Station, 900m and 1.2km away from the hotel and the nearest bus stop is in 100m.

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

Rooms

General information:

The rooms are non-smoking and air-conditioned with the hair dryer, cable TV and heating.

Room types:

Double room with the double bed offers heating and cable TV.

Superior Double room with the double bed has hair dryer.

Superior Queen room with the queen size bed offers private bathroom and seating area.

Superior room with the double beds has private bathroom with the hair dryer.

Superior Twin room with one twin bed offers standard set of facilities.

Suite Queen with the queen size bed offers mini-bar and a seating area.

Family Twin room with two single beds has separate living room.

Dining options

Guests of the hotel are served with in-room breakfast.

The nearest places to eat are:

Birch Coffee is located in the hotel lobby
Brunch Eleven Madison offers “A la Carte” menu, serving American cuisine.
Dining American Hillstone is a good steak house.
Vatan is a vegetarian restaurant

Japanese Sushisamba offers Latino-Japanese cuisine.

Services

Business facilities include fax and photocopying equipment, possible onsite.

Wi-Fi internet is available in the hotel for the rate of 10 USD per day.

Additional features

Child care is possible on request.

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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
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Guest Parking

  • No parking available.

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

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

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

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Sound docking station
  • Telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

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
    3.7km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Penn Station
    1.1km
  • Grand Central Station
    1.3km
Underground stations
  • 28th Street (BMT Broadway Line)
    300 m
  • 28th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line)
    300 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Eataly (cuisine: Italian)
    80 m
  • Shake Shack (cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Ice Cream)
    280 m
Parks
  • Greeley Square Park
    410 m
  • Gramercy Park
    680 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    13
  • Number of rooms:
    150

Rooms and availability

General information:

The rooms are non-smoking and air-conditioned with the hair dryer, cable TV and heating.

Room types:

Double room with the double bed offers heating and cable TV.

Superior Double room with the double bed has hair dryer.

Superior Queen room with the queen size bed offers private bathroom and seating area.

Superior room with the double beds has private bathroom with the hair dryer.

Superior Twin room with one twin bed offers standard set of facilities.

Suite Queen with the queen size bed offers mini-bar and a seating area.

Family Twin room with two single beds has separate living room.

The Evelyn Suite
Suite
Bed type: King Size bed
Size: 41m2
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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 Entourage Suite
    Entourage Suite
    Bed type: King Size bed
    Size: 41m2
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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 Superior Room
      Superior Room
      Bed type: Queen Size bed
      Size: 27m2
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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 Le Standard Room
        Le Standard Room
        Bed type: Double beds
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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 Essential Room
          Essential Room
          Bed type: Double beds
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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 Bunker Room Bunker room
            Bunker Room
            Bed type: Double beds
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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
                3.7km
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Penn Station
                1.1km
              • Grand Central Station
                1.3km
              Underground stations
              • 28th Street (BMT Broadway Line)
                300 m
              • 28th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line)
                300 m
              • Bus stop
                100 m
              Restaurants
              • Eataly (cuisine: Italian)
                80 m
              • Shake Shack (cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Ice Cream)
                280 m
              Parks
              • Greeley Square Park
                410 m
              • Gramercy Park
                680 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of floors:
                13
              • Number of rooms:
                150

              The Evelyn Location

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              What's nearby

              What's nearby.

              City Center is in 3.6km

              Flatiron Building, skyscraper, is in 1.6km to the South Macy’s and the Manhattan mall is in 1.6km to the North

              Places of interest

              Amusement

              Historical sites

              • Jablonski Berkowitz Cnsrvtn - 500 m

              Museums

              • Museum of Sex - 100 m
              • Artist Talk on Art - 100 m
              • Luboml Exhibition Project - 100 m
              • David Kaestle Inc - 100 m
              • Frederick Hughes and CO - 200 m
              • Rachel Adler Fine Art - 200 m
              • Metropolitan Historic Structur - 300 m
              • Centrox Corp - 400 m
              • Guiness World Records Exhibit - 500 m

              Universities, Institutes

              • College of New Rochelle - 100 m
              • Blanton-Peale Institute - 100 m
              • New York Theological Smnry Lib - 100 m
              • American Acad of Dramatic Arts - 200 m
              • Applachian State University - 300 m
              • Career Education Intl - 400 m
              • Bernard Baruch College - 400 m
              • Techno-Dent Training Ctr - 400 m
              • American Committee-Shenkar Clg - 400 m
              • Touro College - 400 m

              Underground stations

              • 28th Street (BMT Broadway Line) - 200 m
              • 28th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) - 200 m
              • 23rd Street (BMT Broadway Line) - 300 m
              • 23rd Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) - 400 m
              • 23rd Street (IND Sixth Avenue Line) - 400 m

              College Campuses

              Local Attractions

              • Top of the Rock Observation Deck - 1.8km
                30 Rockefeller Center, New York City
              • High Line - 1.8km
                Access at Gansevoort Street, 14th Street, 16th Street, 18th Street, 20th Street, New York City
              • Discovery Times Square - 1.6km
                226 West 44th St, New York City
              • Times Square - 1.5km
                Broadway, New York City
              • The Phantom of the Opera - 1.6km
                245 West 44th Street, New York City

              Near the hotelNear the hotel

              • Museum of Sex - 80 m
                233 Fifth Ave, New York City
              • The Museum of Mathematics - 80 m
                11 East 26th Street New York, NY 10010, New York City
              • Greeley Square Park - 410 m
                Broadway, Ave of Americas, New York City
              • Flatiron Building - 520 m
                175 Fifth Ave., New York City
              • National Museum of Mathematics - 80 m
                11 East 26th Street, New York City
              • Empire State Building - 520 m
                350 Fifth Avenue, New York City
              • Koreatown - 480 m
                32nd Street, New York City

              Restaurants Nearby

              • Eataly - 80 m

                Address: 200 Fifth Avenue
                Phone: 212.229.2560

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

              • 230 Fifth - 80 m

                Address: 230 Fifth Avenue
                Phone: 212 725 4300

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

              • ilili - 80 m

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

                79% likes this, based on 288 reviews
                Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Lebanese
                Price Range: GBP 39 - GBP 58

              • Shake Shack - 280 m

                Address: Southeast corner of Madison Square Park
                Phone: 2128896600

                76% likes this, based on 1795 reviews
                Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Ice Cream, Hot Dogs
                Price Range: GBP 3 - GBP 15

              • Birch Coffee - 30 m

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

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

              Getting there.

              Airport La Guardia is in 10.3km.

              Airport Newark Liberty International is in 16.3km.

              One may use train to the train station Penn Station in 900m from the hotel or Grand Central Station in 1.2km from the hotel, or take the bus to the bus stop 100m away from the hotel location. The city quests may also use underground station to the 28th Street (BMT Broadway Line) in 100m from the hotel or to the 28th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line), which is 200m away from the hotel.

              Getting around.

              Bus stop is in 100m

              Penn Train Station is in 900m

              Train station Grand Central Station is in 1.2km

              No parking is available onsite.

              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  11 am
              • 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

              Individual 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
                3.7km
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Penn Station
                1.1km
              • Grand Central Station
                1.3km
              Underground stations
              • 28th Street (BMT Broadway Line)
                300 m
              • 28th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line)
                300 m
              • Bus stop
                100 m
              Restaurants
              • Eataly (cuisine: Italian)
                80 m
              • Shake Shack (cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Ice Cream)
                280 m
              Parks
              • Greeley Square Park
                410 m
              • Gramercy Park
                680 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of floors:
                13
              • Number of rooms:
                150