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Hotel Marcel Hotel 3 star
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1998 201 EAST 24TH STREET 10010 NEW YORK Stati Uniti New York, United States of America -
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A typical example of a New York fashionable hotel, the Marcel offers a very comfortable environment with a modern decor and high level amenities. A good hotel, especially for a 3*.

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    Location 5.52 /10

    At 201 East 24th Street, at the corner of 3rd Avenue. In the Gramecy quarter, 4 blocks from Broadway. The hotel is 19 miles from La Guardia airport, 15 miles from JFK, and 19 miles from Newark. Near metro station 6.

    Accommodation 8.20 /10

    Of average dimensions, and this may be their main problem, the rooms at the Marcel hotel are nicely decorated and equipped. Bright, with warm tones, high ceilings, a modern and original decor, a goose feather bed, softened light, all have a telephone, television with Nintendo games, individual air conditioning (which does not look so good), and a well equipped bathroom although quite austere. The rooms have no safes (available at the front desk) or mini-bars.

    Overview 7.95 /10

    Since 1991, the Marcel has occupied a pretty, small building at the corner of 3rd Avenue and 24th Street. Completely renovated in 2000, the facility offers its customers a very trendy environment, with a decor created by Goodman and Shelton, which combines elements of wood furniture, leather and fabrics in warm pastel tones with carpeting and murals with abstract designs, everything with background "ambiant" and "trip hop" music. If the environment and the atmosphere want to appear "trendy", the hotel must offer customers a friendly and relaxed atmosphere, without the "show off "attitude often found in this kind of facility. The hotel has few facilities and no fitness centre, but does offers its guests a pretty library with a television, right behind the common lounge room in the lobby. In short, an charming address, in a quiet and friendly area, which may have the inconvenience of being a bit off-centred from the east of Manhattan.

    Food and drink 8.70 /10

    Left of the front desk, the Spread, the hotel's Japanese restaurant, is accessible from the lobby for guests of the hotel, or directly from 3rd Avenue. Famous in the area, this restaurant serves a taste of sushis/sashimis and makis, as well as a choice of seafood and international dishes, in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Just like the hotel, the decor of the Spread has been carefully done in an ethnic style. You will find a magnificent dark wood floor, a beautiful, long bar (sushi-bar), and tables whose legs are inspired from the work of the sculptor, "Brancusi."

    To know

    7 floors, and 100% of the hotel is non-smoking. The hotel is equipped with high speed Internet access.

    Equipment

    • Shuttle bus
    • Car park
    • Handicap access
    • Restaurant
    • Internet access
    • Air conditioning
    • Spa

      Turkish bath

    • Sports equipment

      fitness

    • Whirlpool bath
    • Safe
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Meeting room

    advantage

    • The decoration.
    • Calm area.
    • The Japanese restaurant.

    disadvantages

    • Lack of features.
    • Location slightly out of the centre.
    • The size of the rooms.

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