InterContinental New York Barclay

Midtown Luxury Hotel
InterContinental New York Barclay #179 of 509 hotels in New York City #179 of 509 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 #179 of 509 hotels in New York City

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  • GreenLeader Gold level
  • 2020 Travelers Choice

Recent Reviews

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...
Ken M wrote a review on October 31, 2020 Amherst, Massachusetts
Trip Type: Couples

Great Stay thanks to Hotel Manager

Last July we had a horrible experience that I reviewed in detail previously. Apparently this review was brought to the attention of the Hotel Manager and he reached out to me to correct the problem...
Aprilnguy wrote a review on September 19, 2020 California
Trip Type: Business

Great location walkable to many sights

Great location walkable to many iconic sights that Manhattan has to offer. Rooms are clean and warmly decorated. Easy access to the light rail and subway system. It's been nine months since I stayed...


Deposit & Cancellation Policies

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