The Pierre, A Taj Hotel

Characterised by its simplicity and refinement, The Pierre is a landmark on Fifth Avenue in New York City. Built in the 1920s, New York’s ever-changing culture has left a unique imprint on the history of this luxurious five star hotel. The iconic US flagship of the Taj reopened its doors after an impressive $100 million renovation in 2007.   This New York hotel occupies a pride of place on the corner of Central Park and the Upper East Side, an area where upscale shopping seamlessly blends with residential elegance. LaGuardia Airport is a mere 20 minutes away.   From our luxury hotel on Fifth Avenue, you enjoy magnificent views of Central Park, midtown Manhattan and the famed New York skyline. The 189 rooms and suites are ideal for relaxation and indulgence. Each one has a significant rich history, and is specially designed to showcase its beautiful heritage, updated with contemporary sophistication and modern amenities.   Our six spectacular hotel conference rooms in new your city are the ideal corporate venues for meetings and events. The Rotunda on 5th Avenue, NYC is the signature room of The Pierre, with famous Renaissance-style trompe l'oeil murals created in 1967 by American artist Edward Melcarth.   Partake in a dining experience that will delight every gastronome. The Pierre continues to be a pioneer in dining when it comes to both traditional and modern fare. Indulge in seasonal French-American cuisine at signature restaurant Perrine in NYC, with seasonal outdoor dining overlooking Central Park. Savour the coveted afternoon tea or wine and gourmet bites at Two E Bar/Lounge. The residential-style lobby lounge by day turns in to a stunning Art Deco bar by night.   Allow the expertise of our dedicated Guest Services team and Les Clef d’Or Concierge Services to tailor the quintessential New York itinerary. Explore the city’s most sought-after restaurants or spend the evening taking in a show at The Metropolitan Opera.   Come, experience the utmost in luxury in the world’s most dynamic city!
Hotel Highlights
Located in the Heart of Manhattan
Sprawling Views of the Central Park
30-Minute Drive from JFK Airport
Classic Manhattan Style Residences
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Hotel Policies
  • Check-in from 3:00 PM
  • Check-out till 12:00 PM
  • Early check-in and late check-out by request based on availability
  • We accept American Express, Diner's Club, Master Card, Visa, JCB International
  • Explore Taj Kids, a kids program based on adventure, discovery, questing all the while keeping in mind fun while learning. Choose from a whole host of complimentary and paid activities at the hotel during your stay.
  • Pets are welcomed.
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    Options of smoking & non-smoking accommodation
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    140 rooms
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    49 suites
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    Luxurious rooms & suites with iconic Central Park & city views
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    Turkish marble bathrooms with luxury bath amenities
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    Complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi for resident guests
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    Fine dining French-American specialty restaurant Perrine with seasonal outdoor terrace
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    The Rotunda
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    Two E Bar & Lounge
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    24-hour in-room dining
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    Travel desk, car rental services, currency exchange, safe deposit lockers & 24-hour laundry
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    Valet parking facility
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    24-hour business centre
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    Six meeting rooms fully equipped with modern conferencing facilities, high-speed Wi-Fi, workstations & interpretation facilities
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    Central location on Fifth Avenue
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    Close to Central Park, Midtown Manhattan & various museums
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    Close to LaGuardia Airport
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    Les Clefs d'Or Concierge & multilingual staff
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    Kids@Taj programmes for young guests
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    Pet Friendly. Dogs up to 15 pounds
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    Facilities for the disabled
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    24-hour 1,600 square foot fitness centre with Life Fitness brand
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    On-site spa therapist available upon request for in-room treatments
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    24-hour on-call doctor
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    Dominique Salon

Guest Rooms


*Rates Exclusive of taxes


The Pierre is proud to be an EarthCheck Gold Certified hotel. EarthCheck is the world's leading, most rigorous and scientifically accurate program for the tourism industry. Hotels achieve Gold Certification after five years of continuous benchmarking. Since 1987, EarthCheck has helped benchmark environmental, social, energy, legal and community performance, as well as the design aspects of hotel buildings and their operations against peers in their sector, region and climate zone. Specific global benchmarking standards include sustainable development policy, water and energy utilization, waste management, paper usage, chemical usage, and corporate social responsibility initiatives.
Since 2013, The Pierre has been recognized with the prestigious Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Rating, which has been the gold standard in hospitality for nearly 60 years. The distinction is awarded annually to fewer than 60 properties throughout the United States. A team of expert inspectors anonymously evaluate properties against up to 800 rigorous and objective standards. These standards are the most stringent in the industry — Forbes inspectors travel incognito, staying two nights and three days to gather every detail of the visit. The Pierre is the only Forbes Five-Star and AAA Five Diamond property on Manhattan's Upper East Side.
AAA Five Diamond award
The Pierre, A Taj Hotel has received the sought after AAA Five Diamond Award every year since 2009. Candidates for the rating undergo multiple anonymous, in-person property evaluations and a final decision by a panel of experts. Requirements include providing meticulous personalized service, extensive amenities and impeccable standards of excellence. Five Diamond hotels represent just 0.3 percent of the nearly 59,000 AAA Approved establishments.
The Pierre is rated 14 on TripAdvisor out of 466 New York City hotels. In addition, we have received the 2017 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, which recognizes establishments that consistently earn great TripAdvisor reviews from travelers. It accounts for the quality, quantity and recency of reviews submitted by travelers over a 12-month period.


Guest Speak

Isabel E.
5 days ago
Totally Amazing
Where do I start …. From the service of the concierge Christian to the friendliest Hong in the bar … every member of staff made our stray memorable at their truly amazing hotel. If you are looking for luxury with true 5 star service - this is the place to stay. It’s not bright, it’s not brash - but it’s fabulous. It exists to please it’s guests in every way. We have stayed in several others “ supposed 5 star hotels “ in New York previously. This Hotel stands head and shoulders above the others. This is the real deal. This is proper. If you like Claridges - this is the US equivalent. Totally sublime .
Alain J. I.
5 days ago
Old time luxury