When you think of New York City, you probably have images of Times Square, Rockefeller Center, or the United Nations Building flit across your mind. As a visitor, those are certainly locations you will want easy access to during your trip to the massive Big Apple. To help you make sure your hotel is in a central location in midtown, here is a list of the top six centrally located hotels you should consider staying at during your visit to NYC.
1. YOTEL New York
If you want to visit the heart of Manhattan, why not look at the YOTEL. The hotel is snuggled just three blocks from Times Square to the South East, three blocks from Radio City Music Hall to the East, and two blocks from the Hudson River to the West – on your way to Ellis Island. With so much to do and see, you probably won’t have much time to spend in your truly unique and comfortable cabin.
2. Westgate New York Grand Central Hotel
If you want a central location for your visit to the Manhattan, you cannot go wrong by spending a couple of nights at the classic WESTGATE NEW YORK GRAND CENTRAL. Close to the East River and Grand Central Terminal, you can visit the Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedom Park on Roosevelt Island and still have time to visit the United Nations Building on your way back to the hotel. You can expect a luxury room and a breath-taking view as part of your experience when you choose a room in the city that never sleeps. Check out the hotel website for more information.
3. Grand Hyatt New York
Your quintessential New York experience can begin with a visit to the heart of midtown when you stay in the Grand Hyatt New York. Built near the famous must-see Grand Central Terminal, you can quickly get anywhere you want to go. You won’t be disappointed if you choose to stay in either one of the 1,300 rooms or 44 suites during your visit to the Big Apple. The Grand Hyatt is also within easy walking distance of the famous 5th Avenue where the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and St. Patrick’s Cathedral are located.
4. Crowne Plaza Times Square
Situated only a block from the very heart of Times Square, you can easily stop for a moment and have your picture taken on the amazing red stairs. There are many types of rooms to choose from, so whether you are traveling with children or visiting the bustling New York City on a romantic getaway, you can find just what you are seeking. If you choose to wander around the streets, don’t forget to check out the nearby Radio City Music Hall and the Museum of Modern Art.
5. Westin New York Grand Central
If you want a central location in the heart of the Big Apple, the Westin New York Grand Central may be the perfect location for your visit. With only a three-minute stroll to the subway station at 42nd Street and two blocks from the Grand Central Terminal, visiting anywhere in Manhattan can be quick and easy. With comfortable beds, and amazing views, you may be tempted to relax in your room all day, but don’t let the ambiance of the room keep you from seeing the sights of the East River on one side of Manhattan Island and the Hudson River on the other.
6. The New Yorker, A Wyndham
You can’t miss this iconic building with the Art Deco signage! The New Yorker is nestled in a midtown location that allows easy access to Pen Station, Chelsea Park, the Empire State Building, and Times Square. With over 1,000 rooms available in three different styles and configurations, you can find just what you need for a long weekend, a week stay in New York City, or a romantic night away. If you have time, don’t forget to visit the Central Park Zoo!
Whether you are looking for a modern-chic room, an iconic SoHo look, a luxury oasis, or a room with a view, you can find what you want in the heart of Manhattan. Use the above list to locate the perfect room to use during your stay. Remember, all the hotels on this list are central to everything on the island you can wish to visit!