The Benjamin Hotel is a luxury hotel located on the cusp of Midtown East and the Upper East Side. In a classic 1927 building carefully restored to its original grandeur, The Benjamin hotel provides discerning New York City travelers with a warm, intimate atmosphere and the utmost in personal attention. The Benjamin brings a unique level of comfort to business and leisure travelers in a sophisticated, boutique-style setting. An Executive Suite Hotel, The Benjamin’s New York City guest rooms and hotel suites are luxuriously appointed and specifically designed to enable guests to both work and relax in the comfort of their own rooms. From premier technology to the finest amenities, The Benjamin creates a world of luxury and service that’s hard to replicate. With an eye toward the environment, The Benjamin hotel is one of only four Five-Globe ECOTEL certified properties in the world. Environmental responsibility is a core philosophy, encompassing every aspect of hotel operation and guest service.
Features and Amenities
Rejuvenate in The Benjamin’s beautifully appointed accommodations, elegantly designed to ensure the perfect night’s sleep. The focal point of guest rooms at the hotel is the world renowned Benjamin Bed: a Serta® mattress created exclusively for The Benjamin, with specially engineered convoluted foam cushioning and layers of fibers quilted to the mattress for a luxurious surface feel. The custom-designed Benjamin Bed is wrapped in 100Egyptian cotton 400-plus thread count sheets by Anichini and a down-filled comforter with luxurious triple sheeting. The hotel also offers a “pillow menu” – so you can choose the pillow that is perfect for you! The Benjamin has gone to extraordinary lengths to ensure that guests receive a perfect night’s sleep. At the center of the program is the Sleep Concierge, who is on staff to help guests with every request to ensure a restful and peaceful night’s sleep. From selecting the perfect pillow to arranging the ideal spa service, the Sleep Concierge provides assistance and advice for guests as well as fulfills requests from the hotel’s Sleep Menu.
When it comes to dining, look no further than the hotel’s on site restaurant, The National. Chef Geoffrey Zakarian’s modern bistro menu tantalizes the palate with all-occasion offerings. Designed by The Rockwell Group, The National is both residential and metropolitan in feel and offers thoughtful surprises such as a 1920s-inspired antique mirror light fixture, a bronze spiral staircase, distressed peacock blue leather banquettes, classic marble table tops, and geometric black and white glazed tile flooring.
The Executive Boardroom is the ideal setting for the most productive board meeting or roundtable discussion, with its state-of-the-art amenities, featuring a rich wood conference table, leather executive chairs, a large mounted flat screen TV, beautiful light fixtures, meeting materials, and complete technical capabilities including high-speed internet access for each meeting participant via individual data ports, conference call capability, videoconferencing, remote presentations and group network connection. A true escape from the world outside, The Benjamin’s Wellness Spa is a tranquil setting that will rejuvenate you, body and soul. Feel your inner sense of calm return as you enjoy a healing massage or therapy that restores balance and promotes total relaxation. The hotel boasts a fitness center, and is pet-friendly.
Pet lovers rejoice! Indulge your pet in luxury at The Benjamin and have your four-legged companion at your side. The hotel’s exclusive “Dream Dog” program offers everything a pampered pet needs to enjoy tail wagging travels in high style, from a lush bathrobe and gourmet chow to spa treatments and a pet psychic. At the end of the day, your pet can happily doze off to dreamland on a specially designed dog bed.
The culture, character and color of New York are just beyond our doors. Within walking distance you’ll find landmark attractions, such as Central Park, Rockefeller Center, Radio City Music Hall, MoMA, Empire State Building, Broadway, Madison and Fifth Avenue shopping, and more. Indulge your appetite at acclaimed restaurants such The National, PerSe, Aquavit-the list is extensive!