Hotel Edison

New York City - Manhattan, USA

14.8 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
    • Central Heating
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Heating (individually regulated)
    • Safe
    • 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
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Set menu lunch
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Set menu dinner
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." "Pricey, inconvenient parking." "Reasonably accessible by car."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Superb staff. Excellent cleaning staff. Security was excellent.

    "Mostly friendly and professional service, but bad restaurant service." "Average management, reception and housekeeping." "Great hotel security." "Room service could have been improved." "Great concierge service." "Booking process is sufficient." "Shuttle service is ok." "Valet service is ok." "Tour guide could be nicer." "Bar service is acceptable."

  • Cleanliness
    "Quite clean"

    Sheets cleaned daily. Hallways musty smelling. Dirty kitty litter box.

    "Bathrooms, dining area untidy; rooms relatively untidy." "Moderately clean hotel facilities."

  • Value for money
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Was charged for 4 nights. Fantastic value for money. Charged me for Valet service.

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

  • Room
    "Room needs to be improved"

    Dirty bathrooms. Worst room available. One of the worst beds.

    "No views, poor furnishings and substandard room maintenance." "Old, small but relatively tidy rooms with excellent beds." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Guests complained about kitchenettes, minibars, TV's, and A/C." "Shower can be a problem." "Nice balcony."

  • Comfort
    "More comfort would be nice"

    Walls are paper thin. Worn out mattress. Broken air conditioning.

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

  • Food
    "Food could be better"

    No in-hotel restaurant. No on site restaurant. There is no hotel restaurant.

    "Decent menu, but restaurant is poorly cleaned and subpar overall." "Affordable restaurant with great pizza." "Good side dishes." "Bad snacks."

  • Vibe
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Air conditioner very old. Bed mattress was old. Toilet seat 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." "Good for traveling with friends." "Good choice for a city trip."

  • Amenities
    "Amenities are not the best"

    No roof top. Decor needs updating. Narrow hallway.

    "Terrace is not particularly attractive." "Old facilities and poor entrance area, but okay hotel grounds." "Elevator in need of updating." "Unspectacular architecture." "Adequate meeting & event facilities."

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Horrible Internet. Horrible wi fi. Poor internet service.

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

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast can be improved"

    No complimentary breakfast. No possibility for breakfast. No breakfast area.

    "Breakfast is reasonably priced, but not exceptional."