TripAdvisor has named The Sherry-Netherland hotel as the #1 Top Hotel in the U.S. The luxury hotel was the 2016 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice™ Awards for Hotels. Located in New York City, The Sherry-Netherland was also recognized as as the #22 Top Hotel in the World, plus the #23 Best Hotel for Service in the U.S.
The Central Park property offers its guests world-class accommodations and top-notch, European-style service. The Big Apple luxury hotel is known for its incredible Gothic minaret. The hotel is located at 781 Fifth Avenue, which is on the corner of East 59th Street in Manhattan, New York City.
This iconic apartment hotel is 38-stories high and features 54 rooms and suites. The property offers endless, luxury amenities including concierge assistance, valet parking and even elevator attendants. Each guest receives five-star service, which makes this hotel justifiably earn such a prestigious award.
The hotel was completed in 1927 and restored in 2014. On the lobby’s ceiling, you’ll notice a gorgeous mural that was returned back to the glory era of the 1920s. Gaze out the large windows and take in stunning Central Park views.
Each of the guest rooms and suites have been individually decorated. Many of them include decorative fireplaces that represent owner’s personal taste. The rooms have vaulted ceilings that give the rooms an expansive look and feel. The bathrooms include beautiful marble floors and even include the original pedestal sinks. The sinks have luxurious nickel, plated faucets dating from the 1920s. Every detail has been carefully planned and guests feel like they are enjoying a true, VIP experience.
This is the 14th year in a row that TripAdvisor has recognized the best in the travel industry. They consider millions of opinions and reviews from travelers all around the world. The major categories that are awarded include – Top Hotels, Small Hotels, Luxury, Bargain, in addition to plus B&Bs and Inns.
Michael J. Ullman is Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer at The Sherry-Netherland and was quoted, “To be named the top hotel in all of United States is an incredible honor and one that would not be possible without the tireless service and dedication of our entire staff. This award belongs to them and I am honored to accept it on their behalf. This will be the most significant accolade to be bestowed upon our hotel, as it is based on our guests’ feedback and that of the millions of reviews and opinions from travelers around the world.”
For an incredible, fine dining experience, be sure to eat at the famous Harry Cipriani restaurant. This restaurant can be found near the lobby. Diners will enjoy classic Venetian food, plus the popular Cipriani’s signature Bellini cocktail. For those who have traveled to Italy, you will notice the restaurant is almost identical to Harry’s Bar located in romantic Venice.
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