**As of September 1, 2006 this entire facility, including all rooms, will be Smoke Free. The Lucerne Hotel, located in the heart of the Upper West Side of New York City, is a mark of distinction in New York City hospitality. This beautifully restored and recently recognized landmark building is one of the most elegantly appointed boutique hotels in all of Manhattan. From the moment you step into The Lucerne Hotel you will experience the charm and sophistication of this upscale full service boutique property famous for its service, comfortable accommodations, and affordability, it is ideal for business and leisure travelers. This New York hotel is conveniently located between Central Park, The American Museum of Natural History, Lincoln Center, the Theatre District, Columbia University, and the many cafes, fine restaurants, and upscale shops on the charming and ever popular Upper West Side of Manhattan. The Lucerne Hotel is filled with 250 deluxe rooms and suites. Guest rooms and suites offer marble bathrooms, hair dryers, in-room movies, Nintendo game systems, irons and ironing boards and individual climate control.