Ravel Hotel - Long Island City

8-08 Queens Plaza South, Long Island City, United States, 11101  show map
 4 stars
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Ravel Hotel - Long Island City

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

USD 25 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Snack bar

Picnic area/ Tables

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Editorial review:

This chic hotel is located in the Long Island City neighborhood of Queens and offers luxury at a lower price. You can relax in the rooftop bar, and the rooms are contemporary and have flat-panel TVs, comfortable sheets, and private terraces in the superior rooms. There's also a King Penthouse with 11-foot ceilings and great views of the skyscrapers.

Overview

The 4-star Ravel Hotel boasts close proximity to Chrysler Building just 2.2 km away. Ravel Hotel has been welcoming guests to its contemporary rooms since 2005.

The hotel is placed 30 minutes' walk from Rockefeller Center. The property is set within 2 km distance from the city center.

Ravel Hotel offers a spectacular view to its guests.

It stands minutes away from G Subway Line subway station. La Guardia airport lies within about 15 minutes' drive.

Rooms

Ravel Hotel offers 63 guestrooms appointed with satellite television, climate control, a laptop-compatible safe, a balcony and a sofa with all the sights of Long Island City within easy access. Some rooms at Ravel Hotel have a view over the islands. Bathrooms come with a bathtub, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests will enjoy Asian dishes served at the lounge restaurant. Serving a wide range of dishes, Penthouse808 and Five Star Diner can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

The exquisite Ravel Hotel offers 24-hour front desk, laundry and porter service.

Relax

A night club, a rooftop terrace and a picnic area are available at the hotel. There are a gym and a fitness center provided at Ravel Hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at USD 25 per day.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   63.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Paid parking
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Souvenir shop
  • Vending machines
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Snack bar
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)

Leisure facilities

  • Night club
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Fluffy down duvets
  • Down duvets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

8-08 Queens Plaza South, Long Island City, United States, 11101

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City Center
  • Long Island City
    1.1 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Hunterspoint Avenue
    1.4 km
  • Long Island City
    1.6 km
Underground stations
  • 21st St Station
    600 m
  • Roosevelt Island Station
    700 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Penthouse808 (cuisine: Asian)
    70 m
  • Five Star Diner (cuisine: Indian)
    460 m
Beaches
  • Water Taxi Beach
    1.7 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    63

Rooms and availability

Standard King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Standard|1 King - Standard

Ravel Hotel photos Room
King Suite
  • Room size:

    65 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Suite|1 King, 1 Sofa Bed - Suite

Ravel Hotel photos Room
Penthouse
  • Room size:

    51 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Standard Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Apartment|APARTMENT STANDARD

Attic Attic Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Attic

Ravel Hotel photos Room
Superior Single Room
  • Room size:

    51 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Double beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Room Description:

Superior|Superior Room - 2 double beds

Superior King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Superior|1 King - Superior

Superior King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Superior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Superior Suite - Double Bed

Ravel Hotel photos Room
Deluxe Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Ravel Hotel photos Room
Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Luxury Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Luxury Room

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What's nearby

Underground stations

  • Queensboro Plaza Station800 m

Local attractions

  • United Nations Headquarters1.6 km
    405 East 42nd Street, New York City
  • Noguchi Museum1.7 km
    9 - 01 33rd Rd, Long Island City
  • Tudor City1.9 km
    New York City, NY
  • Water Taxi Beach1.7 km
    Two Borden Avenue, Long Island City
  • Top of the Rock Observation Deck2.5 km
    30 Rockefeller Center, New York City

Near the hotel

  • MoMA PS1950 m
    22-25 Jackson Ave., Long Island City
  • Franklin D Roosevelt Four Freedom Park1.1 km
    Roosevelt Island, New York City
  • 5 pointz1.1 km
    45-46 Davis Street, Long Island City
  • Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden1.1 km
    421 East 61st Street, New York City

Restaurants nearby

  • Penthouse80870 m

    Address: 8-08 Queens Plaza South
    Phone: 718-289-6118

    54% likes this, based on 55 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian
    Price Range: GBP 15 - GBP 38

  • Mia Famiglia LIC530 m

    Address: 44-29 9th Street
    Phone: +(1)718-606-0043

    72% likes this, based on 41 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: GBP 9 - GBP 16

  • East River Coffee Shop600 m

    Address: 1050 44th Dr
    Phone: (718) 786-5835

    73% likes this, based on 25 reviews

  • Five Star Diner460 m

    Address: 1315 43rd Ave,
    Phone: +1-(718) 784-7444

    51% likes this, based on 24 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian
    Price Range: GBP 5 - GBP 9

  • Water's Edge630 m

    Address: 44th Drive - East River
    Phone: 7184820033

    Cuisine: American, Contemporary
    Price Range: GBP 38 - GBP 76

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    63

Ravel Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Ravel Hotel

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 395 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    I loved that fact that when we had an issue with something in the room it didn't take them for every to fix it. It was done within 10 minutes of letting the hotel know there was an issue.

    The location should be better. The cab driver had to call the hotel to get directions. I have to get use to that open bathroom area, but that wasn't major.

  • Couple
    9.2

    The second night we asked to change room because there were noise outside our first room (which was right on top of the main entrance), and they gave us the King Deluxe Suite which was just amazing. We also appreciate the fact that they ride us back and forward to the metro station in a luxury Cadillac Escalade.

    Only the noise we got the first night. there is a bar on the roof of the hotel, so when it closes in the middle of the night, we hear everybody having a good time outside right above our window.

  • Group of friends
    5.0

    The beds were comfortable (despite the lovely bed bugs that ate me & my friend). The staff were friendly. That's about it.

    The room had a mildew-y smell once we walked in the door. You can tell the hotel was an old building that was renovated into a "boutique" hotel. There was bugs in the room and what we thought would be a lovely room facing the Queens bridge turned out to be a bar-laced window facing an old 1892 abandoned building. Not what I expected, nor hoped for...at all.

  • Couple
    8.8

    Hotel was very nice. Nightclub/bar at the hotel is very nice! Would recommend the hotel.

    bit of a walk from the subway, especially at night but still not too bad.

  • Group of friends
    4.2

    Too much noise coming from the street and from the night club on the terrace. It was almost impossible to sleep :-(

  • Single
    4.2

    The rooftop bar is cool, with a great wiew of the skyline

    The hotel seems run by a bunch of friends, more than by a team of professional staffers.Hotel need a serious renovation.

  • Couple
    7.4

    free shuttle to the metro station. Rooftop terrace view and breakfast buffet - good value. Location good.

    Bit too expensive for what wasn't really a boutique hotel. Room/bathroom a bit tired.

  • Family with children
    5.8

    Room very modern but prices high for bar and rooftop restaurant and mini bar. $12 for a glass of sangria! Would have preferred somewhere more central. No complimentary breakfast.

    Prices and location

  • Couple
    5.4

    I liked the bar restaurant on the roof, great view!

    The hotel construction was poor and incomplete. My bathroom still had the plastic protective coatings that said "remove before instalation", there was paint all over the places on the floors, and I felt like it was all very last minute and thrown together. I would not spend my money with Ravel again, especially with so money other new hotels opening in the area.

  • Group of friends
    5.8

    The location of the hotel is great - in case the hotel shuttle is working - taking people to the tube stations, it is 10 minutes to Manhattan. The hotel room was clean and stylish.

    The staff was quite unfriendly and not helping and not communicative. The shuttle bus did not work 2 days of 3 - and there was not "sorry for that". We stayed on the ground floor where noisy people walked around the corridors all over the night - they used the elevater to the night club on the top of the building. I wouldn´t like to have a room in some higher floor - because the night club was very loud. The location is great but the surroundings are just industrial and seem to be very dangerous at night.

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    On Fridays and Saturdays the rooftop restaurant turns into a lounge. We couldn't sleep much on either night. I called the front desk on both nights to complain around midnight one night and around 2 am one night. Looking at my window I could see people coming in to the lounge. They were selling tickets until 3.30 am. People were standing near the entrance talking loudly and fighting. Two girls were drunk and fighting for about 20 minutes on Saturday night. I tried to talk to a manager on Saturday evening but he just walked away from me saying if you call the front desk they will take care of the problem. This is not an outside problem. Having loud parties directly interferes with hotel occupants getting sleep.

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    The room is spacious, the bed is very comfortable. The view from the rooftop is fantastic.

    There are 2 disadvantages, I think. Firstly, I really wish the restaurant on top of the roof belonged to the hotel and there weren't any disco parties at night. Secondly, the location of the hotel leaves something to be desired. I cannot say it is too far from the subway, - there are a number of subway stations within 10 minutes walking, and it takes only a couple of stations to get there from Manhattan. The problem is that the walk to the hotel does not seem quite safe late at night. The street is dark and the first two nights we actually thought a man was following us. So, if you decide to stay at the hotel, make sure you travel with a boyfriend or take a taxi each time you return after the sunset, although some taxi drivers may refuse to take you there

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    Good comfortable beds and pillows, roof restaurant and its view, friendly staff, lobby free wi-fi, free parking, free shuttle service. As a fact: 15 minutes of slight walk to the subway + 20 minutes to central Manhattan by subway, 10 USD to the restaurant streets in Queens by taxi, 15 USD to the Central Park.

    No free tv-channels, no free wi-fi in the room, uncomfortable bathroom, poor lighting in the room, rooms on the first floor are 100% visible from the street and noisy, loud central conditioning system, photos of the rooms are better than real rooms.

  • Single
    3.8

    Restaurant served good food.

    Cafe/Gift shop was a small room with a computer and two vending machines. Room was only made up at 4 pm. Not possible to get a cup of coffee during the day. Traffic from the bridge is very loud. No yellow cabs available - only a very expensinve limousine service.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    The hotel staff at night were very very understanding and did there best to accomodate use... thank you so much... we could've been sleeping on the street if it wasn't for them :) and the penthouse has a spectacular vue! wow! ill be coming back for sure :)

    the breakfast was melting in the sun ... didnt have enough choice... and the hours for room service are ridiculously short...that's it :)

How to reach hotel

hotel Ravel Hotel - Long Island City Long Island City location
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Hotel Address:

8-08 Queens Plaza South, Long Island City, United States, 11101

Get directions
City Center
  • Long Island City
    1.1 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Hunterspoint Avenue
    1.4 km
  • Long Island City
    1.6 km
Underground stations
  • 21st St Station
    600 m
  • Roosevelt Island Station
    700 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Penthouse808 (cuisine: Asian)
    70 m
  • Five Star Diner (cuisine: Indian)
    460 m
Beaches
  • Water Taxi Beach
    1.7 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    63