Gramercy Park hotel near Manhattan landmarks Near Empire State The Marcel at Gramercy is in Manhattans Gramercy Park neighborhood, 4 blocks from Madison Square Park and 6 blocks from the famous wedge-shaped Flatiron Building. If you walk 17 minutes up Fifth Avenue, browsing shops as you go, you’ll reach the 103-story Empire State Building. Grand Centrals splendor A 13-minute subway ride from 23 St. stop takes you to Grand Central Terminal, an architectural delight that is the USA’s busiest station, and home to shops and eateries. Afterwards, you can walk 3 blocks to Bryant Park, to explore the New York Public Library’s historic building. Breakfast, free Internet After enjoying a continental breakfast, you can take advantage of the free Internet in the 10th-floor guest lounge and business center. The main lobby, with contemporary furnishings and designer decor, is a stylish place to read your delivered newspaper. WiFi and luxe linens The 136 guestrooms have modern decor with accents of color and comfortable beds with down duvets and 100% Egyptian-cotton linens. Each room has WiFi, satellite TV, and iHome® docking stations, and some rooms have views of the Gramercy Park neighborhood.