San Carlos Hotel
Why We Love It
- Complimentary continental breakfast and Wi-Fi are always included
- Spacious rooms are huge by NYC standards
- Conveniently located in Midtown East -- Grand Central and Rockefeller Center are a 10-minute walk away
- TripAdvisor reviewers rave about the friendly staff
"Top-notch service" -- Gayot
Map & Directions
Rooms & Rates
For an immaculate and sizeable (by Manhattan standards) room, the Hotel San Carlos does just the trick.
Located on a quieter stretch of 50th Street in Midtown East, the hotel has a residential ambiance similar to an upscale New York City apartment building. The marble lobby is intimate, and the friendly employees at the reception desk will likely greet you by your first name. A hearty continental breakfast and in-room Wi-Fi are provided at no extra charge.
Unlike the many boutique properties in NYC, the décor here is more traditional, but the big rooms make up for the lacking hip factor. The least expensive room is the Standard with roughly 300 square feet (most NYC rooms are under 200) and comes with bonus touches like a granite wet bar with a microwave and mini-fridge. A great option for families, the junior and one-bedroom suites come with a pull-out sofa bed, large wet bar and a small dining area for morning Cheerios. Double-glazed windows cancel out street noise.
The hotel is surrounded by subway lines: The 6 train stop is one block from the hotel, and the Lexington Avenue E and M train stop (which connects to JFK airport) is three blocks north. Walk to attractions like Rockefeller Center, the Museum of Modern Art and Grand Central Terminal in under 10 minutes.
- "Happily rolls along on a well-deserved reputation of offering top-notch service" -- Gayot
- Newspaper / magazines
- Gym / fitness center
- No pets allowed
- Extra beds (fees apply)
- 24-hour front desk
- 24-hour security
- Airport transfer (fees apply)
- Concierge service
- Laundry / dry cleaning
- Room service (limited hours)
- Business center
- Central heating
- Coffee / tea-making facilities
- Iron and ironing board
- Kitchenette in some rooms
- Mini bar
- Pay-per-view / movies on demand
- Flatscreen TV
- iPod/iPhone docking station
- Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout
- Bathrobes and slippers
- Luxury toiletries
- Bathtub (in some rooms)
- Parking (fees apply)
- Accessible bathroom in some rooms
- Accessible parking
- Accessible restaurant
- Facilities for guests with special needs
- Roll-in shower
- Wheelchair accessible
Please note: Some amenities may not be available in all rooms and some amenities or services incur an additional charge and are subject to change. Please check with the hotel directly.
Standard check-in time: 3pm. Minimum age required to check in: 21.
Checkout: Standard checkout time: 12pm
Children and additional guests:
Children 16 and under stay free of charge when sharing parents’ room and using existing bedding. Cot/crib available on request, free of charge. Extra bed available on request: $30 per night for one older child or adult.
Pets: No pets allowed.
An Occupancy fee applies per room/ per night and is based on room type booked:
$2.00 Standard room
$4.00 for the Executive Jr. Suite
$6.00 for the Elite One bedroom suite
The occupancy fee of $6.00 will be applied to the nightly rates. Customers will be charged the correct rate based on room type selected upon check-in.
Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.
Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.
The room rates listed are for double occupancy per room unless otherwise stated and exclude tax recovery charges and service fees.
*Unless otherwise stated, Travelzoo-exclusive extras are valid once per stay (based on two adults sharing). Value is an estimate based on double occupancy. Extras are only included with Member Rates and may not be available on all dates. Extras are non-transferable and have no cash value. Total value may vary depending on time of booking and availability. When included, breakfast may be limited to 2 guests per stay subject to hotel’s discretion. Other restrictions may apply; see our T&Cs for details.
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