The Waldorf Astoria New York

301 Park Ave.
Manhattan, NY 10022

Midtown East


A legendary landmark on Park Avenue, the Waldorf Astoria New York is one of the world's most iconic hotels. An art deco masterpiece, and a New York City Landmark since 1993, it has impressive public spaces and luxuriously appointed guestrooms with elegant and timeless design. Comprising an entire City block of prestigious Midtown Manhattan, one can experience refined cuisine at the Bull & Bear Prime Steakhouse, a pampering therapy at the Guerlain Spa and the renowned hospitality of Peacock Alley.

Photo: Jonathan Stas

Frequently Asked Questions

Which parts of the hotel are open to the public? You can wander into the Waldorf Astoria’s lobby anytime. There are also restaurants in the building, including Chinese fine-dining eatery La Chine and Bull & Bear Prime Steakhouse, which dates back to 1931.

Can I take a tour? Yes. The Waldorf offers a guided tour, focusing on the history of the hotel. It’s followed by lunch in the Peacock Alley restaurant.

Where would a head of state stay in this hotel? The Waldorf Astoria’s Presidential Suite is equipped with elegant decor, adjacent rooms for staff or family—and even bulletproof windows.

Is this where the Waldorf salad was created? It is! The Waldorf salad was invented by maître d’hôtel Oscar Tschirky in 1896, when the hotel was located on Fifth Avenue, near the present-day site of the Empire State Building.


  • Bar/Lounge
  • Business Center
  • Cable/In-Room Movies
  • Family Rooms
  • Fireplace(s)
  • Fitness Center
  • Internet Services
  • Mini Bar
  • Smoke-Free
  • Spa/Salon
  • Suite
  • Free WiFi
  • WiFi
  • Pet Friendly
  • Parking Available
  • Valet Parking
  • Business & Corporate
  • Furnished Apartments
  • Luxury
  • Major Brands
  • Gift & Souvenir Shops
  • Parking


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