New York Hotels: The Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Hotel St. James, Trump International Hotel And Tower

The Waldorf Astoria is a 4 star hotel located in central New York, close to American Girl Place, Rockefeller Centre, and Grand Central Terminal. Housing 1,416 guest rooms, the hotel has a business centre and offers small meeting rooms, a technology helpdesk, and limo or town car service. The dining options here include bar lounges and restaurants. Providing round the clock room service facilities, the hotel also offers banquet facilities, conference and meeting rooms, a ballroom, and exhibit space. Business services, wedding services, and tour assistance are also available.

Close to International Centre of Photography, Broadway, and Times Square, Hotel St. James houses 144 rooms and a 24 hour desk facility. Other main features of the hotel include housekeeping, wake up calls and availability of cribs. The nearby points of interest include Rockefeller Centre and Grand Central Terminal.

Trump International Hotel and Tower is one of the best 5 star hotels of New York. Superbly located at the Upper West side, this impressive 52-storey hotel is just off Central Park, right at the juncture of Columbus Circle and Broadway. The hotel houses 176 magnificent suites and guestrooms that feature fully equipped kitchens, and floor-to-ceiling windows showcasing unparalleled views of Central Park. The hotel’s Five-Star restaurant, Jean Georges, features contemporary international cuisine and is the winner of the 2009 James Beard Foundation Award for Outstanding Restaurant. You can relax yourself at Trump Spa which offers an array of treatments. It also has a 55 foot heated indoor swimming pool, and an extensive fitness centre.


New York City Hotels – Mandarin Oriental And Ritz Carlton

Mandarin Oriental Hotel is located on 80 Columbus, 60th Street. The hotel offers an immediate transportation service to help you tour easily the city. The hotel is right opposite Central Park, and is also at a walking distance from the high-end shopping and entertainment venues. Mandarin consists of 251 rooms and 48 suites. The hotel’s floor-to-ceiling windows provide a beautiful view of Central Park and the Hudson river. The rooms of the hotel have high-tech equipment including home theaters having their own CD/DVD options and LCD TVs, and high-speed internet connections. The hotel also provides its guests with a fine on-site dining experience, a business center, a banquet and meeting space, a fitness center and a spa facility. It also has a large outer space where the guests can relax, and also have their morning or evening jogging sessions.

Ritz Carlton is the only luxurious waterfront hotel in Manhattan. The 39-story luxury hotel is located on 2 West Street in Manhattan, and has 298 rooms. The interiors of the rooms are done in the art-deco style. The rooms offer a beautiful view of The Statue Of Liberty, New York Harbor and Ellis Island. Ritz features a terrace-bar on the 14th floor, and has some of the best shops, restaurants and museums in the neighborhood.

New York Hotels – The Distrikt Hotel, Crowe Plaza Times Square, The Strand Hotel

The Distrikt Hotel situated at 342 West 40 Street, Garment District is a 5-minute walk to the Times Square Theatre District and Times Square 42nd Street Subway Station. This hotel features a 24-hour business centre and a restaurant and bar where they mainly serve American cuisine and offer continental breakfast daily for guests. The rooms of this hotel feature a flat screen TV, a work desk, free WiFi and a hair dryer.

Crowe Plaza Times Square is located at 1605 Broadway Avenue, Midtown. This hotel features a 24-hour business centre, a fully-equipped gym with cardio equipment, a sauna and steam room, and a restaurant Brasserie 1605 where you can have the most delicious steaks and seafood. Here you can also find Broadway 49 Bar, where you can drink and cool yourself down. The rooms of this hotel are beautifully arranged, and have 37-inch flat screen TVs, an MP3 docking station, a coffee maker and instant room service. Crowe Plaza is located in a place where the Radio City and Rockefeller are just a 10-minute walk, 49 Street Subway is 2 blocks away, and the Central Park is 10 blocks away.

The Strand Hotel at 33 West 37 Street, Garment District has best facilities and benefits. It is right in the middle of the city, so you are just steps away from Empire State Building, Grand Central Station and Bryant Park. Strand is also close to the most famous restaurants and shops. This hotel features an on-site fitness centre, an on-site spa and a rooftop bar. It provides a European-style breakfast for the guests.

New York Hotels – Andaz 5th Avenue, Crosby Street Hotel

New York City has the best luxury hotels, where you will be mesmerized by the ambience and amenities. Andaz 5th Avenue is located at 41st Street 5th Avenue. The hotel has beautiful interiors and architecture, which act like a magnet for the awe-inspiring beauty of the place. Andaz was constructed on the model of the historic Rogers Peet Building that was built in 1916. The building also features high-ceilings and  apartments in the pre-war fashion. The service of the hotel is prompt, and the staff is attentive to all the needs of the guests. You can also make use of the hotel’s 24-hour gym, banquet and meeting space, and business centre. The rooms all have high-speed Internet, and provide everything to a person seeking luxury.

Crosby Street hotel is centrally located one of the best neighbourhoods, SoHo. The hotel consists of 86 bedrooms and 11 suites. The design has a blend of both modern and vintage styles, with high ceilings and vintage elements. Crosby also provides guests with all the modern amenities, like a gym and a bar. The gym of the hotel has the best equipment. The hotel also has a bar, The Crosby Bar; here you can enjoy an English afternoon tea along with some cakes, scones, tarts and sandwiches. The hotel also features a banquet and meeting hall, and a film club where every Sunday a film is screened.

New York Hotels – Gansevoort Park Hotel, The Hudson, The Standard Hotel

Nestle in the breathtaking four-star Gansevoort Park Hotel at 420 Park Avenue South, Flatiron district. Location of this hotel is impeccable with just a block away from 28th Street Subway Station, six blocks away from the Empire State Building and nine miles away from the LaGuardia Airport. To keep you busy and comfortable there are a lot of things that Gansevoort offers like Exhale Spa, Rooftop Heated Pool, Tour Services, and Cutler Salon. You will be surely bowled over once you try the famous Italian food at the hotel’s Rooftop Bar and Lounge.

Experience this luxurious Manhattan hotel, The Hudson, A Morgans Original. This hotel will surely whisk you away with the beautiful arrangement of the rooms and each room having its own flat-screen TVs and in-room spas. Soak in the wide range of entertainment options like Night Club, Sky Terrace which overlooks the city and the Hudson River, Billiard Tables and Public Computers. This hotel is also just 20 minutes away from the Times Square, 15 minutes away from the Museum of Modern Arts and just 5 minutes away from the Central Park.

A just a walk away from the Greenwich Village is The Standard Hotel in 848 Washington Street. Enjoy the captivating views of the Hudson River from the hotel’s Lounge and Restaurant where you can also listen to a live DJ playing enlightening music and dine on the delicious German dishes.

New York Budget Hotels – W New York, The Westin New York, The Manhattan, Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers

Welcome to my blog about NYC budget hotels. From my experience of travelling to New York often, I have decided to create a site that will help others like me understand the New york budget hotel scene, and stay in a hotel that best suits them. Here are this week’s selections.

Enjoy the spectacular upper level rooms with the picturesque views of the Hudson River at W New York – Times Square Hotel located at 1567 Broadway. Kick back and relax with a DVD or CD and keep in touch with the high speed internet access. Take comfort of the W beds with pillowtop mattresses, 350-thread-count-sheets, comforters and pillows.

Lighten up with the tranquil environment of The Westin New York. This hotel located at 270 West 43rd Street is always bustling with things to do. While you are staying in this hotel you can go for sightseeing, eat at vivant restaurants and watch amazing show. Westin also features a fitness centre, a spa and a bar called Bar 10.

The Manhattan at Times Square Hotel will always keep you close to action. This hotel is just steps away from Broadway theatres, Five Avenue shopping, Central Park and Rockefeller Centre. Enjoy our stay in Times Square with a soothing ambience of free high speed internet access, health club and an indoor heated pool.

In one of the hippest neighbourhoods with the best business and entertainment opportunities, The Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers is located between Central Park and Times Square at the centre of Manhattan. This exclusive hotel goes to any length to make you comfortable, like all guest rooms have a pillow top and a smoke free environment. The hotel also has a Club Lounge that is open from Monday to Thursday.