InterContinental New York Barclay is a luxurious 4-star superior hotel combining vintage glamour with modern decadence and high quality facilities, in the sophisticated Midtown East Side. Highlights include a restaurant, lounge bar and a 24-hour gym. Ideally placed for those wishing to experience the wealth of culture and sights New York has to offer, the hotel is within walking distance of Broadway, the Rockefeller Centre, the Empire State building and Times Square, as well as high-end shopping on Fifth Avenue. 51 St metro station is in the vicinity, offering fast and easy access to destinations across the city. The hotel is housed in a brown brick mid-rise building. Built in 1926, the property has a distinct neo-Federal facade. Facilities include a spacious 24-hour gym with cardio and weights equipment. After a workout guests can relax in the sauna and steam room. Barclay Bar & Grill serves European cuisine with a French influence and a great variety of alcoholic and soft beverages. The stylishly furnished Barclays bar is designed to resemble a lounge and offers more than 100 martinis and cocktails. Superior rooms are 23sqm and have an elegant modern decor. They include a large bed with 300 thread-count sheets, a chest of drawers and a desk. Amenities include a 27inch flat-screen satellite/cable TV with on-demand content, air-conditioning, a mini-bar and an iPod dock. The en-suite bathrooms feature a bathtub with integrated shower and a hairdryer. Chargeable Wi-Fi and wired internet is available throughout the premises. Chargeable parking is possible onsite.