This inviting Garden City hotel has been a favourite of the rich and famous, including the Vanderbilts, Astors, Kennedys and Clintons. From the post-Civil War beginnings to the roaring 20th century, the dawn of suburbia to the new millennium, the hotel has provided the highest quality services and accommodation. The guests can escape the pressures of everyday life in a peaceful setting. The hotel features luxurious accommodation and world-class amenities for both business and leisure travellers. Comprising a total of 272 guest rooms, the air-conditioned property welcomes guests in a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out service. Facilities on offer to guests include a hotel safe, currency exchange facilities, a cloakroom, lift access and a hairdressing salon. Guests may dine in the café or restaurant and sip their favourite drinks in the bar and pub. Business guests are sure to appreciate the conference facilities. Furthermore, Internet access, 24-hour room service (for a fee), a laundry service, a car park and a bicycle hire are provided onsite.
The hotel is located in the heart of the historic village of Garden City, within walking distance from restaurants and shopping. The Long Island railway station is just steps away from the hotel and is convenient for a quick trip into New York City. This Long Island hotel is only 40 km from New York City, with convenient access to all major highways and La Guardia and John F. Kennedy International airports.
Reflecting a sophisticated, classical atmosphere, the spacious guest rooms function as cosy and comfortable retreats. They offer comfortable double or king-size mattresses for a restful night's sleep with nightly turndown service and cotton-rich terry velour bathrobes, a minibar for a fee and a 37-inch flat screen TV with satellite/cable channels. The en suite bathrooms are fitted with a shower, bath and hairdryer. All rooms also offer a direct dial telephone, a radio, Internet access, a safe, tea and coffee making facilities, an ironing set and a terrace. The air conditioning and heating are individually regulated.
The hotel offers an indoor heated swimming pool, gym, sauna, hot tub, sun deck and bicycles. Sun loungers are laid out for guests' use. Massages are available at the hotel.
A continental breakfast is served each morning, whilst lunch and dinner are offered from set menus and à la carte.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.
From LaGuardia Airport: Take the Grand Central Parkway East until it turns into the Northern State Parkway. Take Northern State to Exit 26 South - New Hyde Park Road. Take New Hyde Park Road approximately 2.5 miles. After you pass over the railroad tracks, go two lights to Stewart Avenue. Make a left on Stewart Avenue, and take it to the end. You'll see the hotel at the top of the hill. Turn left on Seventh Street, and left again into the hotel parking lot.
There are no room charges for children 12 years old and younger who occupy the same room as their parents or guardians, using existing bedding. The pet deposit is $125 per night. The fee for wireless internet in public areas is $12.95(for 24 hours, rates may vary).
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed