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Room type

Junior Studio Suite

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Family Suite, 1 Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Suite, 1 Bedroom, City View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Family Suite, 1 Bedroom, City View

Max Occupancy: 5 guests (up to 4 children, 4 infants)

Suite, 1 Bedroom, Park View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Family Suite, 2 Bedrooms

Max Occupancy: 5 guests (up to 4 children, 4 infants)

Luxury Suite, 1 Bedroom, Park View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)

Queen Room (1 Queen Bed)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Family Suite, 2 Bedrooms

Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children, 5 infants)

Family Suite, 2 Bedrooms

Max Occupancy: 8 guests (up to 7 children, 7 infants)

Room, 2 Double Beds

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Park View

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Room, 1 King Bed, Park View

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)


Get an overview of this hotelIconic midtown art deco hotel with spacious suites and amazing views.


Steps from Central Park

Housed in an iconic Art Deco building from 1931, JW Marriott Essex House overlooks the south gate of Central Park, a 6-minute walk from Columbus Circle Subway Station. Guests can walk to Carnegie Hall in 5 minutes and ride the F train to Rockefeller Plaza in 10.

Food with a view

With views of Central Park, Southgate Bar & Restaurant offers innovative plates that feature French influenced American comfort food. After a day pounding the streets of the Big Apple, a foot massage at PRIMP Spa Services may be just what’s required. WiFi is free in public areas, and there’s a fitness center equipped with Technogym® machines.

Central perks

Smoke-free guestrooms have iPod® docks and 46-inch LCD TVs with premium movie channels. Each room features a desk and a comfy bed with a pillowtop mattress. Some rooms boast postcard-perfect Central Park views, and WiFi is available.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, the Art Deco styled JW Marriott Essex House New York features a health club and a spa tub. The hotel offers a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 4.5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center, 11,592 sq. feet (1077 sq. meters) of conference space, and Limo or Town Car service. This luxury hotel also offers a sauna, a steam room, and tour/ticket assistance. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

JW Marriott Essex House New York is a smoke-free property.

  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Total number of rooms - 511 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 40 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 1931 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Computer station 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Concierge services 
  • Express check-in 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Restaurant 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 11592 
  • Conference center 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1077 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 23 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 16.95 USD per day ), Wired internet access ( 16.95 USD per day )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Climate control 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

The JW Marriott Essex House New York features an on-site restaurant with a bar, as well as 24-hour room service.

SOUTHGATE Restaurant - This restaurant offers specialties from American cuisine. Guests can relax with a drink at the bar.


The hotel has a brand new Digital Internet TV system, which allows users to stream content from major internet television and movie providers.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational options at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center with steam room and sauna and two spa treatment rooms. Running trails are located in nearby Central Park.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Sailing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Primp. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.

  • Steam room in spa 
  • Reflexology 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


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

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2, Pet maximum weight in lb is 25

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.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

Parking height restrictions apply


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Pet deposit: USD 150.00 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.

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We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. 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).

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.
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