away from the clamor of times square, but still an easy walk from midtown's biggest attractions, the carvi hotel new york sits 2 blocks from park avenue in the sought-after residential area of midtown east. about a quarter-mile west, fifth avenue is home to some of the best shopping in new york, from the glamour of tiffany & co. to the world of toys at fao schwarz. just a 10-minute walk away, you can take in contemporary works at the museum of modern art, explore central park, or see a hit musical in the theatre district. at rockefeller center, a 15-minute walk from the carvi, take a spin around the picturesque ice rink in winter, or catch a live taping of an nbc show. if you're ready to venture out of midtown, catch a train at the lexington avenue/53rd street subway station, 2 blocks south, where you can connect directly to popular downtown neighborhoods including greenwich village, soho, and the financial district. or just ask the carvi's knowledgeable front-desk staff, who can help with sightseeing tips and restaurant recommendations.
the carvi's 39 comfortable, contemporary guestrooms offer an inviting place to relax when you're ready to call it a night. refresh in the portuguese marble bathrooms, wrap up in a terry bathrobe, and unwind with a pay movie on the flat-screen tv. or set up your laptop at the desk, and take advantage of complimentary wireless internet access. each room also includes an ipod docking station. need a bite to eat? room service is available 24 hours a day from a neighboring restaurant.