The Intercontinental Barclay Hotel is one of the most glamorous and elegant properties close to Park Avenue in Manhattan. The hotel has 686 luxurious guest rooms and suites, all beautifully appointed with a wealth of modern amenities for a comfortable and relaxing stay. Dining at the hotel includes new American cuisine at the Barclay Bar and Grill, while room service is available for guests wishing to dine in private. Complimentary wireless internet access is also available in the lobby and the Barclay Bar and Grill. The hotel's leisure facilities include the 1500-square-foot health club, featuring state-of-the-art fitness equipment, together with an array of massages.
Distance from Airport:
12 miles - JFK / 16 miles - Newark
All have * bathroom/shower * WC * cable/satellite TV * high speed internet access * telephone with voicemail * radio / alarm compatible with Ipods * in room safe * air conditioning/heating * free morning newspapers * tea / coffee makers * minibar * (certain amenities may be payable locally)
40 to 60 minutes
Location and Resort:
Visit the United Nations, Wall Street and Broadway Theatres or take a stroll in the world-famous Central Park. Numerous famous faces have visited The Barclay New York Hotel over the years. Because of its proximity to the United Nations, nearly every major head of state has visited including President Ronald Reagan, Francois Mitterrand and Nelson Mandela. The Barclay Hotel has also been the home away from home for such celebrities as Bette Davis, Marlon Brando and Ernest Hemingway.
Eating and Drinking:
The Barclay Bar and Grill is a popular meeting spot for both guests and locals. It is situated just off the hotel's elegant lobby, and is renowned for its outstanding American and Continental cuisine. The cuisine combines a simple, elegant presentation with the season's freshest ingredients to create an exciting new approach to light and healthy dining. The buzz of New York can be felt each night in the Barclay Bar, which is the perfect place to relax and unwind after a busy day in the city. Enjoy a cocktail or light meal in the comfortable lounge-like setting.
The hotel does not have a swimming pool.
This hotel will appeal to friends, families and couples looking for luxurious accommodation with varied facilities and a long history of providing excellent service.
Friends, Families and Couples