US$133 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in 5 Feb 2015 Check-out 6 Feb 2015

The Roger Smith

3 stars
501 Lexington Ave., New York, NY 10017
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.2
out of 5
5 reviews
A family of 5

We wanted the perfect location for our stay of 1 wk in NYC, and we get it! Only a little bit dated. See full review

  • Paolo and family
  • 6 Jul 2014
Nice quite big rooms and each

Nice quite big rooms and each room looks different from the other. See full review

  • Bjoern
  • 26 Feb 2010
Combining fine hospitality and comfortable lodging, The Roger Smith Hotel New York is an ideal place for travellers to spend their vacation in New York. This hotel is surrounded by city attractions namely Chrysler Building, which is a skyscraper and United Nations that incorporates major buildings such as Secretariat Tower and the Dag Hammarskjold Library. Guests can also visit Empire State Building, famous landmark featuring the most popular outdoor observatories.
General

The Roger Smith Hotel New York offers spacious meeting room for business travellers' convenience. Outdoor enthusiasts can explore the city attractions namely Carnegie Hall, famous venues in the United States for classical music and Museum Of Modern Art.
Location

The Roger Smith Hotel is conveniently located in East Midtown Manhattan, at Lexington Avenue in New York. Travellers cannot afford to miss a visit to places of interest namely Rockefeller Centre, Grand Central Station and Broadway Theatre.
Dining

The bright atmosphere of Lily's Restaurant at The Roger Smith Hotel in New York is a perfect place to enjoy American Cuisine with fresh local flavours. The hotel also has a bar, where guest can relax with a sip of the fine drink.
Rooms

The hotel offers 130 comfortable and well equipped accommodation units for guests' convenience. All units feature modern amenities such as telephone, voicemail and wireless Internet access.

The Roger Smith Rooms

Standard Room
Rooms features with 2 double beds or 1 king bed with the following amenities: Complimentary wireless Internet Access, Telephones with private voicemail, (free local/800 calls!!), Coffee maker, Mini-refrigerator, Iron/ironing board, Kitcheonettes with Mini-bar (suites only), Book collections, TV/VCR, Full cable access, and Hair dryer.

Amenities

  • WiFi
General
Concierge
Pet friendly
Dining
Restaurant
Room service
Internet
WiFi
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities

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Hotel Map

40.7548 -73.9736
Area served
New York City
Nearby airports
John F. Kennedy 17.9 Miles ETA: 45 min , Newark 17.4 miles ETA: 45 min , and La Guardia 8.7 miles
Area description
Centrally located in East Midtown Manhattan, on 47th Street and Lexington Avenue, the Roger Smith Hotel is conveniently located in short walking distance of the following landmarks and attractions: Chrysler Building, Grand Central Terminal, MOMA (Museum of Modern Art), Rockefeller Center, Radio City Music Hall, and the United Nations Building East just to name a few.

Nearby points of interest

  • Ford Foundation Building: 0.3 km
  • Chrysler Building: 0.3 km
  • MetLife Building: 0.3 km
  • Grand Central Station: 0.4 km
  • Saks Fifth Avenue: 0.4 km
  • Cathedral of St. Patrick: 0.5 km
  • Citicorp Center: 0.5 km
  • Japan Society Gallery: 0.5 km
  • Lever House: 0.5 km
  • International Building: 0.6 km
  • Daily News Building: 0.6 km
  • Rockefeller Center: 0.6 km
  • Nintendo World Store New Yok: 0.6 km
  • NBC Studios: 0.6 km
  • Paley Park: 0.6 km
  • Ford Foundation Building: 0.3 km
  • Chrysler Building: 0.3 km
  • MetLife Building: 0.3 km
  • Grand Central Station: 0.4 km
  • Saks Fifth Avenue: 0.4 km
  • Cathedral of St. Patrick: 0.5 km
  • Citicorp Center: 0.5 km
  • Japan Society Gallery: 0.5 km
  • Lever House: 0.5 km
  • International Building: 0.6 km
  • Daily News Building: 0.6 km
  • Rockefeller Center: 0.6 km
  • Nintendo World Store New Yok: 0.6 km
  • NBC Studios: 0.6 km
  • Paley Park: 0.6 km
  • East Side: 0.6 km
  • Diamond District: 0.7 km
  • GE Building: 0.7 km
  • Ralph Bunche Park: 0.7 km
  • Museum of Modern Art (MOMA): 0.7 km
  • Radio City Music Hall: 0.7 km
  • NY Public Library: 0.7 km
  • Sony Building: 0.7 km
  • Museum of Television and Radio: 0.8 km
  • United Nations Headquarters: 0.8 km
  • Sony Wonder Technology Lab: 0.8 km
  • University Club: 0.8 km
  • Robert Moses Playground: 0.8 km
  • CBS Building: 0.8 km
  • Henri Bendel: 0.8 km
  • Museum of American Folk Art: 0.8 km
  • American Craft Museum: 0.9 km
  • Belasco Theatre: 0.9 km
  • Paine Webber Art Gallery: 0.9 km
  • Trump Tower: 0.9 km
  • Lord & Taylor: 0.9 km
  • Bryant Park: 0.9 km
  • Bank of America Tower: 0.9 km
  • Taipei Gallery: 0.9 km
  • New Amsterdam Theater: 0.9 km
  • Murray Hill: 0.9 km
  • Bloomberg Tower: 0.9 km
  • Cort Theatre: 0.9 km
  • Town Hall: 0.9 km
  • Pierpont Morgan Library: 0.9 km

Dining

Lily's: The Art of Food:
Floor-to-ceiling murals, sculpted bronze statues, and glass etchings are just a few of the bold and imaginative examples of decorative art to flourish in Lily’s, providing the perfect stage for the gourmet talents of Food and Beverage Director Ulrika Bengtsson and Chef de Cuisine Daniel Mowles. Lily’s features live entertainment and a menu of contemporary American cuisine making this a colorful, casual spot for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1500
Check-out:
1200

Terms and conditions

Extra charges may apply for children. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the quoted rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (5)

Ratings and reviews for The Roger Smith

Overall score

4.2 / 5
5.01.0
5 out of 5
Amenities:
3.6
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3.8
Location:
5
Value:
4.6

100% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of The Roger Smith

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Paolo and family
Business
Salerno, Italy
6 Jul 2014

A family of 5

We wanted the perfect location for our stay of 1 wk in NYC, and we get it! Only a little bit dated.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Pizza for .99 cent: exit from the hotel, turn left, walk 1 block

Review of The Roger Smith

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
jdoe
Business
Helsinki, Finland
11 Sep 2012

Excellent location

Excellent location, average room. Great value for money.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of The Roger Smith

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
AriAri
Business
Italy
10 Apr 2012

Great Location and experience

Excellent location and staff, they let us stay till 2pm which is great in that area. Close to all tourist places. Bit noisy on the street side so ask for a non street room.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of The Roger Smith

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
schoolie 3
Business
Australia
21 Jan 2012

faily experience

great location for new year's eve would have liked the bar to stay open later on new year after 12.30 a.m. room very comfortable

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of The Roger Smith

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Bjoern
Business
Not Provided
26 Feb 2010

Nice quite big rooms and each

Nice quite big rooms and each room looks different from the other.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
No rating
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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