Patients coming to New York City from out of town for appointments with a Weill Cornell physician may require overnight accommodation during their visit. Most medical practices are located on New York's Upper East Side.
The Helmsley Medical Tower Apartments (212- 472-8400 / 1-800- HM-TOWER), ideally located across the street from the Medical Center at 1320 York Avenue at 70th Street, provide easy access to NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center and surrounding physicians' practices. The apartments in the Helmsley Medical Tower are designed to welcome patients and their families who travel from a distance for appointments with NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell physicians. Patients staying at Helmsley can also take advantage of the many services and programs available at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell. These services include an Emergency Response System monitored 24 hours a day by medically qualified personnel in case of medical emergencies.
Other Nearby Hotels:
62nd Street and York Avenue
The nearest airport to NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell is LaGuardia Airport. A taxi ride from LaGuardia takes about 20 minutes (with little traffic); cab fare costs $20-$25 (including tip).
Newark International Airport in Newark, NJ, and John F. Kennedy (JFK) Airport in Queens, NY, are also within an hour's drive of NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell.