Hotel Edison

New York City - Manhattan, USA

14.2 K reviews
Good for traveling with friends. Close to Starbucks. Good for sightseeing and close to the city center.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Radio
    • Central Heating
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Heating (individually regulated)
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • King-size Bed
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Laundry Service
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
    • Bicycle Hire
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Set menu lunch
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Set menu dinner
    • Cycling/Mountain Biking
228 West 47th Street btw. 8th & Broadway New York City New York 10036


The hotel is located in Midtown Manhattan, just steps from Times Square and within walking distance of theatres, the Rockefeller Center, Radio City Music Hall, shopping and dining, and is centrally located for business or pleasure. This is an exciting place to stay in the heart of New York City.


The hotel was built in 1931. Guests are welcomed at the accommodation, which has a total of 790 rooms. In the air-conditioned establishment, travellers are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. The upper floors of the hotel can be accessed by lift. Amenities include a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access in public areas (for a fee) allows guests to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the accommodation are a restaurant, a café and a bar. Various shops are available, including a souvenir shop. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the establishment for a fee. Additional services include room service and a laundry service. In addition, a shuttle service is offered. Active guests can make use of the bicycle hire service to explore the surrounding area.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating, a kitchen and a bathroom. The carpeted rooms feature a double bed or a queen-size bed. There is also a safe. Guests will also find a tea/coffee station included as standard. 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. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer and bathrobes are available for everyday use.


The hotel offers attractions including sport and entertainment opportunities. A range of options are available, including biking/mountain biking and a gym. In the evenings, guests can enjoy live music.


The accommodation offers breakfast, lunch and dinner.


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


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Phenomenal location. Location was superb. Location is superb.

    "Great location." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Close to public transport and the train." "So-so car access and parking." "Parking should be cheaper."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Staff was exceptional. Excellent cleaning staff. Security was excellent.

    "Service is professional and friendly." "Reception is alright, but restaurant service is disappointing." "Average bar service and housekeeping." "Great hotel security." "Great concierge service." "Room service is average." "Shuttle service is ok." "Booking process is sufficient." "Great valet service."

  • Value for money
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Paying for Internet. Was charged for 4 nights. Great bargain price.

    "Fairly good value for money." "Relatively high internet cost." "Acceptable breakfast prices." "Affordable food."

  • Room
    "Room needs to be improved"

    Broken air conditioning. Dirty bathrooms. Worst room available.

    "Rooms are badly-kept, and old, with poor furniture, but nice beds." "Guests don't like the TVs, minibars, or A/C in the small rooms." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Decent rooms and views." "Nice balcony."

  • Comfort
    "More comfort would be nice"

    Walls are paper thin. Broken air conditioning. Horrible noise.

    "Small rooms with comfort and noise issues." "Lovely beds, but substandard room maintenance with poor A/C."

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast can be improved"

    No possibility for breakfast. Bad breakfast. Expensive breakfast.

    "Breakfast is reasonably priced, but not exceptional."

  • Amenities
    "Amenities are not the best"

    Decor needs updating. Old carpets. Broken lifts.

    "Old facilities and poor entrance area, but okay hotel grounds." "Elevator in need of updating." "Unspectacular architecture." "Adequate terrace." "Adequate meeting & event facilities." "Good handicap accessible facilities."

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Horrible Wi Fi. Poor internet facilities. Poor internet connection.

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

  • Vibe
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Old carpets. Carpet looked old. Depressing atmosphere.

    "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 fairly plain." "Good for traveling with friends." "Good choice for a city trip."