We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Traveller (501)
360
Panoramas (30)
Traveller (501)
360
Panoramas (30)
Video
Overview
Visit hotel website
125 East 50th Street at Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10022-9501 See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
4.5 Star accommodation
Additional information
Visit hotel website
Offers from The Benjamin
Special Price:25% off weekend stays
Hotel deals
Reviews (3,130)
Filter reviews
2,950 results
Traveller rating
1,794
723
270
98
65
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
1,794
723
270
98
65
Show reviews that mention
All reviews pillow menu national restaurant one bedroom suite new york small kitchenette mini kitchen lexington avenue the sofa bed midtown location central park waldorf astoria rockefeller center wonderful hotel turn down service boutique hotel an upgrade street noise
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 2,950 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago

I grew to love this hotel. At first glance, the room seemed average. However, it was very large, which is unusual for NYC hotels. And it was exceptionally clean. I requested a quiet room, which was amazing. Great pillow options too. Only downside was lack...More

Thank HAV847
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first time in New York and our first visit to this lovely hotel. From the minute we arrived we were greeted by a warm welcoming reception area and friendly staff even at 1am in the morning. To our surprise and delight we were given...More

2  Thank JRHartly97
Response from Hotel_Mgr_365, Manager at The BenjaminResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear JR, What an honor it was to host you and your husband’s inaugural visit to NYC and to be a part of his birthday celebrations! We are thrilled that you were made to feel welcome and right at home here at The Benjamin from...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Whenever I stay at the Benjamin 4X a year I feel welcomed. The rooms are spacious The staff is gracious and it is a perfect location. I find it to be a home away from home atmosphere and I reccomand it highlyMore

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
1  Thank Judith513
Response from Hotel_Mgr_365, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded yesterday

Dear Judith, We are honored to have you as part of The Benjamin family, and we truly appreciate you taking the time to spread the word about our hospitality and comfortable accommodations. It is wonderful to know that the convenience of our midtown location has...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

When searching for a hotel in NYC for a five day stay, we hoped to find a more intimate venue, one that reflected the history of the city's grand hotels. We found it at the Benjamin. With a location in the heart of Manhattan, we...More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank stweir
Response from Hotel_Mgr_365, General Manager at The BenjaminResponded 3 days ago

Dear Dreamer, We appreciate you putting so much thought into your accommodations before arriving to Manhattan, and we are honored to have been selected as your home-away-from-home here in midtown. We pride ourselves on our proximity to many of the city’s world-famous attractions and on...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I greatly appreciated the boutique feel and service of this hotel. The staff was very responsive when I requested an additional night to my reservation. The room was nicely appointed and I felt safe in the hotel. The bar was quite the scene (based on...More

Thank CapistranoBeach
Response from Hotel_Mgr_365, Owner at The BenjaminResponded 4 days ago

Dear Capistrano, We were delighted to serve as your home base while here in New York, and we appreciate you taking the time to share your 5-star feedback. It warms us to know that our front door team made you feel welcome and right at...More

View more reviews
About
Description
Located in the heart of Midtown, The Benjamin offers 209 newly re-designed terrace suites, one-bedroom suites and guest rooms featuring kitchenettes and Signature Benjamin Beds. Originally designed as a More residential-style hotel with wind-swept terraces to entertain, the Neo-Romanesque style edifice, a New York City Landmark, exudes the ambiance of a private club. The Benjamin was fully redesigned by Interior Designer Lauren Rottet and restyled in partnership with Benjamin Sleep Expert, Dr. Rebbeca Robbins, to bolster the residential appeal and create an ambiance of relaxed sophistication. Housed within the hotel is The National Bar & Dining Rooms with a menu of modern bistro dishes by Chef Geoffrey Zakarian. The Benjamin features a Pillow Menu and bedtime snacks. Families enjoy Winks' Kidzzz Club during their stay. Hotel Services Fee is $30 plus tax per room per night and provides you with $10 daily credit toward The National, Wireless Internet, 24/7 access to our Fitness Center. Less
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
209
Price range
US$216 - US$746 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Benjamin Hotel New York City
,
Benjamin New York City
,
Benjamin Hotel New York City
Location
United States > New York > New York City > Midtown / Manhattan
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
209
Price range
US$216 - US$746 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Benjamin Hotel New York City
,
Benjamin New York City
,
Benjamin Hotel New York City
Location
United States > New York > New York City > Midtown / Manhattan
Photos
Traveller (501)
Room & Suite (341)
Dining (51)
Amenities (15)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (10)
Nearby
Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 487 nearby hotels
The Kimberly Hotel
2,316 reviews
.06 km away
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Metropolitan - New York City
5,706 reviews
.06 km away
San Carlos Hotel
1,646 reviews
.07 km away
The Maxwell New York City
5,132 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 15,866 nearby restaurants
New York Luncheonette
883 reviews
.04 km away
Bistango at the Kimberly Hotel
184 reviews
.06 km away
Fresh & Co
202 reviews
.05 km away
Upstairs at the Kimberly
317 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 4,750 nearby attractions
St. Bartholomew's Church
87 reviews
.10 km away
Greenacre Pocket Park
36 reviews
.15 km away
Seagram Building
37 reviews
.20 km away
Citicorp Center
13 reviews
.28 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Penny M
20 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Hotel_Mgr_365 | Property representative |
We appreciate you choosing The Benjamin to serve as your home-away-from-home here in Manhattan, Penny, and we thank you for your inquiry. Each of our rooms is furnished with an iron and ironing board for your convenience... More
0
Votes
Tonya M
18 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Hotel_Mgr_365 | Property representative |
Thank you for your question! To echo what some of our other guests have mentioned, the fare for a taxi or rideshare service from JFK is approximately $70-75 vs. the $160 private car service which can be arranged through one... More
1
Vote
gbarruga
14 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Hotel_Mgr_365 | Property representative |
The Benjamin is perfectly situated near tourist attractions and a residential area, affording many dining options at all hours. Our own restaurant, The National Bar & Dining Rooms, closes at 10:30 p.m., after which time our... More
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Ask for a quiet room."
HAV847
2 days ago
Read review
"A better grade of coffee and tea would help."
stweir
4 days ago
Read review
"It was good"
DayTrip65620668832
1 week ago
Read review
"The suites are extremely comfortable. All rooms have kitchenettes which is very helpful."
W1878DKbarbarak
1 week ago
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing