Welcome to JW Marriott Essex House New York

Discover the Best Central Park Hotel for Your Next Adventure

Make our House your home on Central Park South. With refreshing amenities and Art Deco-inspired décor, the JW Marriott Essex House offers a truly unique experience in Midtown, NYC. Located across from Central Park, the historic hotel is minutes from Lincoln Center, Columbus Circle and Fifth Avenue. Indulge at our new restaurant, Bourbon Steak New York, from Chef Michael Mina. Event planners delight in our 14,000 square feet of versatile event space, state-of-the-art AV equipment and expert catering services. Guests can enjoy exceptional views of Central Park throughout the seasons and experience a once-in-a-lifetime view of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade from select hotel rooms and suites. Reserve a connector room for expanded living spaces as you travel with family, friends and groups in New York City. Our rooms include plush bedding, marble bathrooms, minibars, work desks and Wi-Fi. Leave richer than when you arrived at JW Marriott Essex House New York.

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Explore all the ways to make your time at Essex House even more memorable. Check out our hotel activities, make reservations for the newly-opened Bourbon Steak New York, or pre-order amenities for your stay. Reserve Guaranteed Early Check In – now available for select room types.
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Fine Dining on Central Park South

Introducing Bourbon Steak New York

Welcome to Bourbon Steak New York, by Chef Michael Mina. Celebrating the details that make meals memorable, from perfect sears and tableside old-fashioned to shared sides and milestone moments, our new restaurant and lounge is now open on the lobby level. With unique flavors, inventive cocktails, and local inspiration, Bourbon Steak brings new delight to time-honored rituals.

Dining room at Bourbon Steak New York Restaurant

Luxury Suites on Central Park South

Explore the Central Park Suite Collection

Our newly reimagined premier suites feature multiple spacious bedrooms, lavish living areas, curated art collections, ornate, spa-style bathrooms and stunning views of Central Park and Manhattan.


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Elevated Experiences

The best of New York City awaits. Discover iconic landmarks like Radio City Music Hall, Lincoln Center, Columbus Circle and Carnegie Hall just steps from our doors. Make our special moments even more memorable with exclusive offerings from our local partners.

Picnic in Central Park, New York

A Landmark New York City Hotel

JW Marriott Essex House has been classified as a New York Historical Hotel since 1931. The iconic "Essex House" rooftop sign was installed in 1932 and has since become a fixture of the city skyline.

Lobby Corridor

Exquisite Art Deco-Inspired Décor

The hotel architecture and art deco décor preserves the building's rich history with curated art, delicate flourishes, geometric carpet patterns, silver leaf wall coverings, crystal lamps and chandeliers found throughout the hotel which all reflect the glamour of the fashionable art deco era.

Essex House Elevators

JW Marriott X Flamingo Estate

JW Marriott and Flamingo Estate seamlessly entwine luxury hospitality and an exclusive journey exploring scent, sound, and taste. The moment a guest arrives at our hotel, they are met with an herbaceous and uplifting scent and a unique sound that fosters a profound connection to Mother Nature.

Expansion Candle by Flamingo Estate

Shop Flamingo Estate at Essex House

Visit the front lobby for a selection of Flamingo Estate products made exclusively for JW Marriott, including the Expansion Candle and California Honey with Holy Basil & Bergamot.

California Honey with Holy Basil & Bergamot Candle

Experience New York City

Facing Central Park and minutes from Lincoln Center, Columbus Circle, Fifth Avenue, and midtown NYC, our luxury Manhattan hotel caters to leisure and business travelers alike. In a city that never sleeps, the perfect event awaits for you to discover.



JW Marriott Essex House New York

160 Central Park South, New York, New York, USA, 10019

Tel: +1 212-247-0300


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