Shoreham Hotel

New York City - Manhattan, USA

2 K reviews
Good boutique hotel. Good for sightseeing and close to the city center.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Radio
    • Central Heating
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Heating (individually regulated)
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • King-size Bed
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Laundry Service
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Medical Assistance
    • Newspaper stand
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • à la carte Dinner
    • à la carte Lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Set menu lunch
    • Set menu dinner
    • Full Board
33 West 55th Street New York City 10019 New York


The hotel is conveniently located in Midtown Manhattan on 55th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues, within walking distance of many of Manhattan's most important business addresses, the finest 5th Avenue shopping, Central Park, Rockefeller Center, the MOMA, Broadway theatres and Carnegie Hall. There are numerous restaurants, bars and shops nearby. There are links to the public transport network a short walk from the hotel and Penn Station is about 13 minutes away on public transport. Nearby airports include La Guardia (about 13 km), Newark (25 km) and JFK (29 km).


The hotel offers travellers a total of 177 rooms. In the air-conditioned establishment, guests are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Most storeys are accessible by lift. Amenities include a safe. Wireless internet access is available to travellers in the public areas. Among the culinary options available at the accommodation are a restaurant, a dining area and a bar. Shopping facilities are also available. Additional facilities at the hotel include a newspaper stand. Guests arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage (for a fee) or in the car park. Available services and facilities include medical assistance, room service and a laundry service.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating and a bathroom. The carpeted rooms feature a double bed, a queen-size bed or a king-size bed. A safe and a minibar are also available. A fridge, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station ensure a comfortable stay. An ironing set is also available for travellers' convenience. Internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio, a CD player, an alarm clock and WiFi add to the comfort of the holiday. Amenities in the bathrooms include a shower. A hairdryer is also available. The establishment offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.


The accommodation offers attractions including sport and entertainment opportunities. A range of options are available, including a gym and yoga.


Full board is bookable. Guests can choose to book options such as breakfast, lunch or dinner.


The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA, Diners Club, JCB and MasterCard.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Great food places. Location is superb. Location's superb.

    "Great location." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Close to public transport and the train." "Not great access by car, with poorly rated parking."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Staff was friendly and accommodating. Staff was amazing. Great room service.

    "Service is professional and cheery, especially reception and housekeeping." "Concierge service could be more helpful." "Room service is perfect." "Bar service is acceptable." "Booking process should be better organized."

  • Cleanliness
    "Quite clean"

    Lobby clean. Carpet stained. Dirty buildings.

    "Decently clean rooms and bathrooms." "Clean hotel facilities."

  • Food
    "Food is all right"

    Complimentary cookies. Restaurant was open. Worst pancakes.

    "Overall poorly rated dining experience, but wonderful desserts."

  • Vibe
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Looking old building. Everything seems old. Older air unit.

    "Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low." "Hotel could use some updating." "Hotel is relatively stylish." "Hotel is fairly plain." "Nice boutique hotel." "Good choice for a city trip."

  • Wellness Area
    "Wellness & sports facilities could be improved"

    Gym too small. Fitness suite is small. No jacuzzi.

    "Poorly reviewed fitness area."

  • Amenities
    "Amenities are not the best"

    Lobby is tiny. Terrible building. Dirty buildings.

    "Hotel grounds are pleasant, but facilities are outdated." "Elevator in need of updating." "Architecture not so nice."

  • Room
    "Room needs to be improved"

    Conditioning unit broke. Worn carpet in room. Dirty carpet.

    "Small, poorly-maintained rooms with no views." "Clean enough, with decent beds and poorer televisions and air conditioning." "Small but relatively clean bathrooms." "Rooms look old, with poor kitchenettes, minibars and furniture." "Great shower."

  • Comfort
    "More comfort would be nice"

    Noisy air conditioner. Really old mattress. Conditioning unit broke.

    "Small rooms with comfort and noise issues." "Small rooms and poor A/C, but decent beds."

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Horrible internet connection. Wifi is not free. No free wifi in rooms.

    "Wifi quality could be improved." "Internet is affordable."

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast can be improved"

    No early breakfast. Horrible complimentary breakfast. No breakfast room.

    "Some complaints about quality and price of breakfast."