InterContinental New York Barclay

Midtown Luxury Hotel
InterContinental New York Barclay #181 of 513 hotels in New York City #181 of 513 hotels in New York City
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111 East 48th Street New York, NY 10017

Why we like it

  • Built in 1926, this hotel has decor reminiscent of the time period
  • Enjoy views of surrounding skyscrapers out your window
  • Make sure to check out the on-site bar, the Gin Parlor, a 20s style cocktail bar
  • Rooms are spacious and comfortable

What you need to know

  • The hotel has recently gone through a full remodel and feels modern
  • There is a fully stocked mini bar, but it tends to be on the pricier side
  • Gin Parlor serves a few food options as well if you need to grab a convenient meal
  • Get your coffee fix, there are Keurig's in the rooms

Popular NYC Features

Walk to Times Square Walk to Central Park Free Breakfast On-site Restaurant On-site Bar Free WiFi Rooftop Bar Smoke Free


Located on the famous Lexington Ave, this hotel is within walking distance of plenty of restaurants, bars, and cafes. In addition, the area is known for being home to several foreign consulate offices, Grand Central Terminal, and the Chrysler building. Access several subway lines three blocks away via 41 St station.

Property Amenities

Property services

  • Laundry facilities
  • Pets allowed
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Smoke-free property
  • ATM/banking
  • Conference space
  • Tours/ticket assistance

Food and drink

  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Wedding services
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)

Business services

  • 24-hour business center


  • Valet parking (surcharge)


  • 24-hour health club

In-Room Amenities


  • Turndown service
  • Daily housekeeping


  • Air conditioning
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk

Media and electronics

  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Cable TV service
  • Pay movies
  • Flat-panel TV


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Bedding and linens

  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Minibar


InterContinental New York Barclay

2,479 Reviews #181 of 513 hotels in New York City

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  • GreenLeader Gold level
  • 2020 Travelers Choice

Recent Reviews

megane649 wrote a review on January 16, 2021
Trip Type: Family

Dream wedding

In between covid surges in NYC, we had a small, intimate DREAM wedding at Barclay! The service was exceptional. The property was safe, clean, and beautiful. Our guests are still raving about the...
leemF3246LS wrote a review on January 07, 2021
Trip Type:

$35 'destination fee' no thanks

Any hotel that charges a $35 compulsory 'destination fee' does not deserve my custom - #noresortfees I am looking to book 5 rooms for a family holiday, but IC Barclay will not be getting my business...
IngeVH wrote a review on November 12, 2020 New York City, New York
Trip Type: Business

Excellent in cleanliness, hospitality and location

I visited and stayed at the Barclay several times before the pandemic and always loved it for the vibe, the awesome and friendly staff and how detailed and perfectly organized and clean everything...


Deposit & Cancellation Policies

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