About the Helmsley Park Lane Hotel
Evoking the elegance of bygone times, and delivering the level of luxury expected of its Central Park address, the Helmsley Park Lane Hotel offers the best city views outside your window along with the best museums, shopping and park-access on your doorstep.
Located directly south of Central Park, the Helmsley Park Lane Hotel is conveniently positioned for strolls and picnics in Central Park – the city’s favorite playground. The hotel is also within walking distance of world-famous museums – like the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and The Metropolitan Museum of Art – that line Museum Mile, and just a few blocks from the equally famous shopping meccas of Fifth Avenue and Madison Avenue. Central Park South is the portion of 59th Street that runs along the south side of Central Park; it’s a short walk from the restaurants and shops of Columbus Circle and the concerts and theater of Lincoln Center. If you don’t feel like walking, you can always avail of the horse-drawn carriages that line Central Park right across the street from your hotel.
Classically designed with marble floors and crystal chandeliers in the lobby, The Helmsley Park Lane Hotel’s rich colors, gilded mirrors and pristine touches create an atmosphere of royalty and exuberance. But it’s the unparalleled panoramic views of Central Park that really steal the show here. Oversized windows in all of the rooms allow for maximum views and sunlight. Rooms are decorated in elegant but comfortable style with luxurious linens, plush bedding, and ornate furnishings. Modern touches include Internet access, flat-screen TVs and access to a 24-hour fitness center. The Executive Junior Suites and Executive Suites offer breathtaking, bird’s eye views of Central Park, along with sitting areas or connecting rooms for families. The Presidential Suite on the 35th floor features an oversized parlor with a carved wood desk, a wet bar, two full bathrooms, and a brass telescope to take full advantage of the amazing views across the park. The Helmsley Suite is the hotel’s most luxurious; set on the 46th floor, this two-bedroom, apartment-style suite features a ten person private dining room with complete china service, a full kitchen, a library with executive study, a room-size walk-in closet and a formal parlor overlooking Central Park. Delicate details such as crystal lamps, silk upholstery and luxurious linens add the finishing touches.
Did you know?
The Helmsley Park Lane Hotel is one of New York's most elegant wedding venues. The 3,200 square foot ballroom features elaborate decor and elegant details, plus an adjacent outdoor garden terrace. Menus for weddings, events, and meetings can be specified to many needs.
The Helmsley Park Lane Hotel offers elegant details, breathtaking views, and spacious suites, making it a perfect hotel for travelers who are looking for a glamorous address or romantic views while in town. The proximity to the park is perfect for health-minded travelers. Business travelers will appreciate the four executive board rooms, a full business center, and complimentary two hour daily use of a meeting room.
Helmsley Park Lane Hotel Location Information:
36 Central Park South
New York, NY 10019
D to 59th St./Columbus Circle; F to 57th St.; R to 5th Ave./59th St.
The Park Room Restaurant
Beautiful park views complement the fine dining in the Helmsley Park Lane Hotel’s Park Room Restaurant. Executive chef Anthony Marra creates a sophisticated menu of Manhattan-inspired cuisine while ornate chandeliers and golden touches create an elegant and romantic ambiance.
Harry’s Bar New York
Named for famous New York real estate developer and philanthropist Harry Helmsley, this sophisticated bar is known around the city as “The Club of Clubs.” Dark wooden features and delicately mixed signature cocktails give it an old New York feel. Serves classic drinks and light snacks until late.
Featuring its own unique menu and cocktail service from Harry’s Bar New York, The Garden Cafe offers fine dining in a tranquil outdoor setting.
- 24 hour front desk
- Babysitting Services
- Business Center
- Cable/Satellite TV
- Currency Exchange
- Dry cleaning service
- Fitness Center
- Free local telephone calls
- Internet Access - Public Access for fee
- Parking - Valet
- Pet Friendly
- Room Service
- Security Guard
- Wheelchair Access