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Luxury Midtown Manhattan Hotel

Located on 48th Street and Lexington Avenue, Hyatt 48 Lex has arguably the best location of Manhattan luxury hotels. We are near Broadway theaters, 5th Avenue shopping, Empire State Building, Times Square and major museums. The city’s most exciting shopping, dining and nightlife await you within walking distance of one of our best of New York hotels. Stay with us at one of the finest Manhattan NY luxury hotels and you’ll be in the heart of the action.

Our team of dedicated hosts are truly here to serve your every whim from check in to check out. Our exceptional Midtown Manhattan hotel services and hospitality will be felt from the moment of your arrival. Guests are greeted curbside and escorted to their rooms. Hosts invite each guest to our 2nd floor Living Room for complimentary coffee, tea or snacks throughout the day. Allow us to pamper and serve your every request while staying at our Midtown Manhattan hotel; our team of enthusiastic Hosts are true New York insiders and will connect you with the best our great city has to offer. Please visit our Activities Page for extra local information.


Hotel Features

  • 116 Spacious, chic studios and suites
  • The Living Room - our 2nd floor lounge for Hotel guests, serving complimentary beverages, light continental breakfast and a wine & cheese hour
  • Hyatt Grand Beds™
  • Deluxe bath with luxurious Kennet MD amenities
  • FastBoard™
  • Hyatt Express check-in kiosks
  • Penthouse Suites with Terraces perfect for intimate private parties
  • Lexington Brass Restaurant & Bar - our full-service American Bistro restaurant
  • Delectable in-room dining arranged by Lexington Brass Restaurant
  • 24 hour StayFit™ Gym featuring Life Fitness equipment
  • Walking and sightseeing tours
  • High-tech executive boardrooms with floor to ceiling windows
  • 1,395 square feet of meeting space
  • Easy access to 5th Avenue shopping and major New York attractions
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Map & Directions

From John F. Kennedy Airport:  Take Van Wyck Expressway to 495 West (Long Islan Expressway). Continue to the Midtown Tunnel and exit on 3rd Avenue. Turn left on 48th and Lexington.

From LaGuardia Airport:  Take Grand Central Parkway West to the Triborough Bridge. Then take FDR Drive South to 49th Street Exit. Continue on 49th Street to Lexington and turn left to 48th Street. 

From Newark Airport:  Take New Jersey Turnpike North to Lincoln Tunnel to 42nd Street. Make a left on 3rd Avenue and continue to 48th Street. 

From Westchester Airport:  Take the I-87 S/Deegan Expy exit toward Triboro Bridge.  Take the exit onto I-278 W toward Triboro Bridge/Manhattah Queens and exit toward FDR Drive.  Merge onto Robert F Kenndy Bridge and take exit 8 toward I-495 Midtown Tunnel.  Turn left on 48th and Lexington.
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You never have to worry about parking, our Midtown New York hotel offers valet parking:

Sedan: $65
SUV: $75
Self parking is not available at the hotel.
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Business Services

Located on the 2nd level, our Business Work Station comes fully equipped with a computer and printing services.


Please inquire at the Front Desk for recommendations on photocopying and facsimile transmission services.

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The staff at Hyatt 48 Lex is committed to ensuring that we meet and exceed all of the requirements for the Americans with Disabilities Act. Our staff is trained to accommodate guests at our Midtown Manhattan luxury hotel with special needs, so that all of our guests, including those with disabilities, are able to have an enjoyable and safe stay. Our Manhattan luxury hotel ensures that all our guests are able to take advantage of every activity the hotel has to offer.

Facilities for disabled persons include:
  • Audio / visual smoke detectors
  • Roll-in showers
  • Bathtub bench and grab rails
  • Portable commode available
  • 9 ADA-Accessible Rooms and 1 ADA-Accessible Penthouse
Wheelchair accessible: doors (except suites), peepholes, closet poles, towel racks, sink/vanity, climate controls
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Internet Access

Complimentary wired and wireless high speed internet available in all guest rooms.  Wireless high speed internet access is also available in all public areas to hotel guests.

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Onsite Services

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New York City has a wide array of transportation options.  You can reach our luxury NYC hotel easily by either taxi or shuttle services from LaGuardia, Kennedy or Newark Airports.

For New York Airport Service, go to baggage claim area to board. The fare is $12 per person one way and $21 per person for round trip. The bus service to our Hotel near LaGuardia New York Airport stops at 42nd Street and Park Avenue.

New York Airport Service- runs every 20 minutes to LaGuardia starting at 10 minutes after the hour. Fares are $12 per person one way and $21 per person round trip from 42nd and park ave, around the corner from the hotel.

TAXI: approximately $30

For New York Airport Service, go to Baggage Claim area to board. Fares are $15 per person one way and $27 per person round trip.

New York Airport Service- runs every 30 minutes (20 minutes after the hour) JFK fares are $13 per person one way and $27 per person round trip from 42nd Street and Park Avenue.

TAXI: approximately $55

Olympia Airport Express-Go to Baggage Claim area to board. Fares are $13 per person one way $22 per person round trip. The bus stops at 41st  Street and Park Avenue.

Olympia Airport Express- runs every 1/2 hour (15 and 45 minutes after the hour). fares are $13 per person one way $22 per person round trip from 41st Street and Park Avenue.

TAXI: approximately $65

Penn Station: Taxi approximately $5
Port Authority Bus Terminal: (All Bus Co.) Taxi approximately $4
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Baby Services

Traveling with your baby to New York City?  Hyatt 48 Lex provides Pack and Play as well as Johnson’s baby take along pack upon request.

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Pet Policy

We are happy to welcome your traveling canine companions to our pet friendly hotel in NYC!


To participate in the pet program:


Inform us you’ll have a pet (or pets) staying with you at least three days in advance of your arrival. We will provide a dog bowl with placemat, your dog’s own bed, and a special tag with the hotel address.


Keep in mind, only dogs weighing 50 pounds and under or two dogs under a combined weight of 75 pounds are permitted.


Cost: $50.00 per day additional charge for having your pet stay with you. 

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Hyatt 48 Lex welcomes candidates with varying degrees of experience. Please inquire directly with the hotel for all career opportunities: +1 212 838 1234

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517 Lexington Ave, New York, New York, USA, 10017

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