Beautiful Hotels In New York City - Updated 2024

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What can be said about New York that hasn’t been said before? It’s large, its weird, its beautiful and it’s the epitome of the term “concrete jungle”. New York has been a cultural hotspot for over 60 years. It’s a place where millions of people call home, people from different cultural backgrounds, races, ethnicities, and religions all call the big apple home. It’s been featured in countless movies and TV shows and even it’s big and loud and dirty, those who have been will tell you that there’s just something special about it. From Broadway to the Statue of Liberty, New York is known for its landmarks and culture. So whether you’re visiting for the first time or you’re coming back, why not stay somewhere cool and modern. Because after all, New York City is the standard of what’s cool and modern. Here are some of the most beautiful hotels in New York City.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 18, 2024.

1. citizenM Times Square (from USD 507)

You’ve surely seen it or at least heard about the Times Square — the epicentre of New York City. The citizenM is located literally one minute away from Times Square and is one amazing place to stay. The Empire State Building and Rockefeller Center are just five minutes away. Each room comes with free WiFi, flat-screen TV and a centralised system that controls the room’s temperature, lights and music system. 24-hour room service is available as well where guests can get barista made coffee or a cocktail. The hotel also features a rooftop bar with sweeping views of the city and a fitness centre with yoga facilities. Make sure to bring your camera and head to the top floor to capture those beautiful views of the city.

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citizenM New York Times Square

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 218 West 50th Street
403 meters (0.3 ft) from Times Square

Restaurant Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Facilities for disabled guests Ironing service

2. Pod 51 (from USD 97)

Combining cool and elegant décor with a modern flair, Pod 51 has everything you’d expect in a modern New York hotel. The rooftop garden and lounge area offer some amazing views of the city which makes it a beautiful place to hang out. Breakfast is served every day at the on-site café and the in-house restaurant Clinton Hall serves lunch and dinner as well as a full bar. Pod 51 also offers daily complimentary activities and even walking tours three times a day. Each room comes with TV, WiFi and safety deposit box.

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Pod 51

Address: 230 E 51st St
1.42 km (0.9 mi) from Times Square

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3. Grand Hyatt (from USD 461)

Located adjacent from the Grand Central Subway Station, this hotel is a perfect place to stay for your New York adventure. Each room comes with flat-screen TV, work desk, iPod docking station and granite bathroom countertops giving each room a very elegant and modern feel. The Grand Hyatt’s rooms have spectacular views of the city as well as a contemporary and sleek design. Guests also have access to the 24-hour fitness centre. The hotel’s on-site restaurant the New York Central Bar and Kitchen offers meal services and the 24/7 Market Food Court offers meals-to-go from various local restaurants. Concierge staff can help guests will the planning of their trip and offer suggestions for things to do and see.

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Hyatt Grand Central New York

Wifi Available

Address: 109 East 42nd Street, Park Avenue at Grand Central Terminal
1.03 km (0.7 mi) from Times Square

Parking Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry

4. Wyndham New Yorker (from USD 425)

Inspired by an art-deco motif this high-rise hotel can be seen from far with its large and beautiful “New Yorker” neon sign illuminating the night sky. Penn Station and Times Square are located nearby and every room comes with WiFi access, flat-screen TV and access to 24-hour dining options. Some rooms even have views of the Empire State Building or the Hudson River. Take advantage of the hotel’s concierge services to book Broadway tickets or get a little inside information about what to see and do while you visit.

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The New Yorker, A Wyndham Hotel

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 481 Eighth Avenue
887 meters (0.6 ft) from Times Square

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre

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5. W New York (from USD 622)

Located right in the heart of Times Square and marked by its large W sign, the W New York is where you’ll find a luxury experience in New York City. Located only a short stroll away from the theatre district each room comes with a plasma TV, terry cloth bathrobes and Bliss bath amenities. Rooms are all also stocked with snacks and a mini bar on top of the available room service. So rest assured that the rooms will be really amazing, alluring and best of all, relaxing experience. There are four dining options available on site from Mexican, to Japanese and seafood. The Living Room Bar offers delicious cocktails and the W store on-site offers great luxury goods for your stay.

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W New York - Times Square

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 1567 Broadway
157 meters (0.1 ft) from Times Square

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre

6. Courtyard Marriot (from USD 381)

Located right next to the Central Park and Rockefeller Center, the Courtyard by Marriot is an amazing place to stay if you’re in New York. The central location makes getting to the town easy and its location by the subway is convenient for those exploring the city. Each room features satellite TV, a mini-fridge and best of all, floor to ceiling windows that offer beautiful views of Central Park or the Hudson River. The on-site restaurant — The Nosh! offers breakfast in the mornings and dinner with cocktail options in the evening. Free WiFi and fitness centre included.

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Courtyard by Marriott New York Manhattan/Central Park

Wifi Available

Address: 1717 Broadway
732 meters (0.5 ft) from Times Square

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

7. The Manhattan at Times Square (from USD 222)

With a name like that, I don’t think we need to tell you how close to Times Square this hotel is. Featuring elegant and sleek design throughout the hotel, the Manhattan also offers a wonderful skyline view in the evening. Rich shades of gold and blue playing in the interior of the hotel make it stand out among some of the finest looking. A business and a fitness centre are included for guests and each room is equipped with a desk for those who need space for work and TV. The hotel is close to many nearby amenities like restaurants and theatres.

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The Manhattan at Times Square

Wifi Available

Address: 790 7th Avenue
512 meters (0.4 ft) from Times Square

Parking Pets allowed 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry Dry cleaning

8. Park Central (from USD 378)

The Park Central Hotel has the convenience of being, as you might have guessed it, close to the beautiful Central Park. The Park Central is a great place for business people and leisure traveller alike as you can have access to the 24-hour fitness centre and each room is equipped with a large desk and a safe as well as a 46-inch TV and complimentary coffee. The rooms are spacious and elegant but guests should definitely check out the lobby of Park Central. The grand design and opulent ornamentation of the bar really make the Park Central stand out. The on-site restaurant the “Redeye Grill” offers dining options and the Central Market offers some excellent grab and go food options.

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Park Central

Wifi Available

Address: 870 7th Avenue at 56th Street
831 meters (0.6 ft) from Times Square

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

9. Row NYC (from USD 116)

Located right in the heart of the Theater District and just a few minutes’ walk to Times Square, this hotel is an amazing option for those looking to catch a show and do some shopping. Each room comes with a flat-screen TV, iPod docking station, safe and blackout curtains and features an elegant modern design with a minimalist twist. The District M Bar serves a daily continental breakfast each morning and drinks in the evening and even if you’re not hungry make sure to stop by and marvel at the really impressive décor of the on-site restaurants. Radio City, Empire State Building and Madison Square Garden are all nearby. Free WiFi and fitness centre are also available on-site.

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Row NYC at Times Square

Address: 700 8th Avenue
261 meters (0.2 ft) from Times Square

Parking Pets allowed Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry

10. Hudson (from USD 120)

Located just a minute away from the beautiful Central Park this amazing boutique hotel has an interior garden area with ivy-covered walls that truly make it beautiful. Head up to the sky bar to take in the amazing views of the city or head to one of the on-site dining options for some delicious food at Umami Burger, Private Park, Sky Terrace or the Library Bar. A fitness centre is also on the premises and in-room massage services are also available. Relax with a game of billiards in the game room or read quietly in the library.

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Hudson New York, Central Park

Address: 358 West 58th Street
1.15 km (0.8 mi) from Times Square

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Whether you’ve been to New York before or you’re visiting from somewhere far, you’re going to want to see the best and the most iconic aspects of the city. So while you’re here make sure your New York stay is one you won’t forget at one of these amazing New York City hotels.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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