Located four blocks south of the Empire State Building, The Carlton on Madison Avenue is in a landmark building between the Murray Hill and Gramercy Park neighborhoods. • Madison Square Park - 3 blocks • Madison Square Garden/Penn Station - 5 blocks • Grand Central Terminal - 0.5 mile • Times Square - 0.75 mile • Rockefeller Center - 0.75 mile • Radio City Music Hall - 0.75 mile • Washington Square Park - 1.0 mile • SoHo district - 1.25 miles • Chelsea Piers - 1.25 miles Built at the beginning of the 20th century and renovated in 2005 by renowned architect David Rockwell, the hotel's focal point is a three-story lobby waterfall with water cascading over a photo of the original 1904 hotel. Sun streams across the mosaic tiled floor from the 30-foot. • Check In Time - 3 p.m. • Check Out Time - 12 p.m. • From LaGuardia International Airport: Take Grand Central Pkwy West to I-278 West. Take I-495 West to the Queens Midtown tunnel.Exit 35th St/34th St, turn right on E 35th St. Turn left on Park Ave, turn right on E 29th St. • The hotel's formal dinner restaurant, offers seasonal French-American cuisine from notable New York chef/restaurateur Geoffrey Zakarian. • The Café at Country serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, and provides room service.