New York City - Manhattan, USA

9.6 K reviews
Good for traveling with friends. Close to Columbus Circle. Great location.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Central Heating
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Heating (individually regulated)
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • King-size Bed
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Bathtub
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Shops
    • Hairdresser
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Newspaper stand
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
    • Coatroom
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Set menu lunch
    • Set menu dinner
871 Seventh Avenue at 55th Street New York New York 10019


This highly popular hotel offers exceptional value and a great location at the heart of the theatre district and within a few minutes of Times Square and Central Park. Bars, restaurants, shops and public transport links are just steps away from the building. LaGuardia Airport is 14 km away, whilst JFK Airport is 26 km from the hotel and it is 27 km to Newark Airport.


This hotel was built in 1910. The air-conditioned establishment comprises a total of 500 rooms. Most of the storeys can be reached by lift. Services such as a cloakroom and a safe ensure a comfortable stay. Wireless internet access is available to travellers in the public areas. Among the culinary options available at the accommodation are a restaurant, a dining area, a café and a bar. Various shops are available, including a souvenir shop. Additional facilities at the hotel include a newspaper stand. Guests arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage or in the car park (for a fee). Available services and facilities include room service, a laundry service and a hairdresser.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating, a living room and a bathroom. The carpeted rooms feature a double bed, a king-size bed or a sofabed. Separate bedrooms are also available. An ironing set is also available for travellers' convenience. Little extras, including internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio, an alarm clock and WiFi, contribute to a great stay. A shower and a bathtub can be found in the bathrooms. A hairdryer can also be found in each of the bathrooms. The establishment offers non-smoking rooms.


Guests can choose from a range of snacks and meals including breakfast, lunch or dinner.


The following credit cards are accepted at the accommodation: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Location is superb. Superb location. Suberb location.

    "Great location." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Close to public transport and the train." "Easy car access but inadequate parking." "Standard parking prices."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Staff was exceptional. Maid service was excellent. Excellent room service.

    "Service, especially restaurant service and housekeeping, is friendly and professional." "Decent reception but complaints about management." "Room service is average." "Booking process is sufficient." "Great valet service." "Great concierge service." "Hotel security can be an issue." "Recreation staff is ok."

  • Value for money
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Terrific bargain. Paid for wifi. Overcharged parking.

    "Fairly good value for money." "Relatively high internet cost." "Acceptable breakfast prices." "Food is a bit overpriced."

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast can be improved"

    No continental breakfast. No mugs. Watery eggs.

    "Breakfast is reasonably priced, but not exceptional."

  • Room
    "Room needs to be improved"

    Toilet was broken. Dirty carpet in the room. Towels were dirty.

    "Rooms are lacking in maintenance, with subpar A/C and furnishing." "Beds are awesome, rooms are clean and have decent views." "Old, cramped rooms with poor minibars." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Shower can be a problem."

  • Amenities
    "Amenities are not the best"

    Not even a vending machine. Decor needs updating. Messy lobby.

    "Older facilities and unpleasant entrance area." "Elevator in need of updating." "Architecture not so nice." "Great hotel grounds and outdoor sports facilities." "Handicap accessible facilities are all right."

  • Vibe
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Mattress was old. Outdated building. Carpet in the room is old.

    "Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low." "Hotel could use some updating." "Entrance area is not particularly attractive." "Hotel is relatively stylish." "Hotel is relatively luxurious." "Good for traveling with friends." "Nice boutique hotel." "Good for business people."

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Had to pay for internet connection. Wi-fi was charged. Poor wifi.

    "Wifi quality could be improved." "Relatively high internet cost."

  • Wellness Area
    "Wellness & sports facilities could be improved"

    Lacks a fitness centre. No workout facilities. No gym.

    "Poorly reviewed fitness area."