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New York Marriott East Side

525 Lexington Avenue at 49th Street · New York, New York 10017 USA

  • 1-212-755-4000

Be You, With Us

  • 1-212-755-4000

Be You, With Us — Welcome to the New York Marriott East Side.

As one of the first hotel companies to offer equal benefits to same-sex couples nationwide, Marriott has earned top ratings on the Corporate Equality Index from the Human Rights Campaign.


We've Been Proud for Years

We want all of our guests to feel at home at our gay-friendly hotel on the East Side of NYC. Located in the heart of one of the most vibrant cities in the world, enjoy the diverse culture that New York City has to offer when you book your stay today!

Premier Hotel

New York Marriott East Side brings the energy of Manhattan to your door. Unique among Midtown hotels, this Marriott is truly a treasure, featuring 629 guest rooms and 17 suites with luxurious bed linens and 32-inch plasma screen HD TVs. Conveniently located near Rockefeller Center, Central Park, 5th Avenue, Broadway theaters and top NYC attractions, this hotel also offers a state-of-the-art fitness center and a vibrant dining experience at 525LEX.

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Out & About

We invite you to explore our full-service, gay- friendly hotel, in Midtown, NY, surrounded by the city's best attractions, restaurants and shopping. Celebrate a night out on Broadway or a leisurely afternoon in Central Park. Take a stroll down Fifth Avenue for world-class shopping, or travel to Greenwich Village for a more avant-garde NYC experience. A tour of our neighborhood involves experiences of culture and diversity—perfectly reflecting everything New York City has to offer.

Book our Pride and Joy Couples Package!

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Local LGBT Attractions & Events

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center

208 W 13th St between Seventh and Eighth Aves

Manhattan, NY 10011

Phone: 1-212-620-7310

It’s all about education and equality at this highly respected community center, where everyone is welcome, no matter their race, age or sexual preference. Known for its strong LGBT programs, the center has won several awards and holds regular events on advocacy, health, support and spirituality, youth, social life and more.

NYC Pride Parade

36th Street & Fifth Avenue to Christopher and Greenwich Streets

The NYC Pride Parade first happened in 1970, marking the one-year anniversary of the Stonewall uprising for civil rights. Every year, more than a million spectators line Fifth Avenue to take in outlandish costumes, elaborate floats and eye-popping performances. Visit for a complete list of NYC Pride Week events, ending with the NYC Pride Parade on Sunday!

LGBT Community Events, Bars, Restaurants & Nightlife

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LGBT Weddings & Events

With New York's historic decision on marriage equality, we invite you to celebrate your special day at New York Marriott East Side. Located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, our hotel is ready to host your dream wedding in one of our unique private event spaces. Whether planning a traditional ceremony and reception or designing a one-of-a-kind event, our Certified Wedding Planners are here to assist you and your partner every step of the way.

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