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    The Benjamin

    125 East 50th Street, at Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10022-9501
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    Reviewed 12 August 2014

    The Benjamin paid such great attention to detail and made me feel so special on a trip I took! They found out it was a romantic weekend for my boyfriend and I and they upgraded us to a suite and sent us chocolate covered strawberries...More

    Thank Mary T
    Reviewed 9 August 2014

    We spent a great week at The Benjamin. Good location in Mid-town with easy access to Manhattan. The Great Bits: room size, balcony, staff, location. The Good Bits: in house restaurant “The National”, breakfast café next door (New York Luncheonette). The Bad Bits: lifts were...More

    2  Thank Rhys S
    Reviewed 9 August 2014

    Loved this hotel. Pretty lobby and rooms, clean, elegant, large rooms, comfortable beds, friendly and helpful staff. We could not have asked for a better place to stay. It was convenient to subways and a short distance from many attractions. The one bedroom king suite...More

    1  Thank Houston_Thankful
    Reviewed 8 August 2014 via mobile

    I did not stay at the hotel but Mohammed with the bellhop saw me struggling outside the hotel to get a taxi and helped get me a cab while I was running close to missing my flight. Incredibly friendly and a strong image of what...More

    2  Thank Jessica K
    Reviewed 7 August 2014

    We stayed at The Benjamin in late June 2014 and had a wonderful vacation. Upon arriving, our bags were quickly handled from our taxi all the way up to our room. Check in was a breeze (Khady at the front desk is an absolute treat)...More

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    • US$247 - US$643 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #25 Green Hotel in New York City
    • #53 Romantic Hotel in New York City
    • #64 Family Hotel in New York City
    • #73 Business Hotel in New York City
    • #79 Luxury Hotel in New York City
    • Room types
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    • Number of rooms
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    crservices
    27 April 2017|
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    Response from Gul T | Property representative |
    Greetings from the Benjamin, All our rooms have small kitchenette with mini or full size fridges depending on the room type. We look forward to have you here. Best, Gul
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    14 March 2017|
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    Response from Gul T | Property representative |
    Dear Sane, I would not recommend taking public transportation from JFK. It's a long ride and you also need to do some stop overs. You can take the airport taxi or we can arrange a car service for you.
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    11 March 2017|
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    Response from DFryar | Property representative |
    hello, thank you for choosing the Benjamin. The comfort and safety of our guests, along with the cleanliness of our property, are top priorities and we take these concerns very seriously. Our housekeeping practices and... More
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    "Ask for an upgrade if you need. Ask for a balcony - we liked it!"
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    "High floor would help reduce street noise, but this is NYC"
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    "Quieter up high"
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    "Room 1808 was great. Had a terrace"
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