The Pod 39

New York City - Manhattan, USA

10.8 K reviews
Very good hotel for solo travelers. Close to Penn. Good for sightseeing with access to public transportation. Awesome vibe.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Bathtub
    • Central Heating
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Carpeting
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Air conditioning
    • Foyer
    • Public Internet Access
    • Coatroom
    • Café
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Children's Entertainment
145 East 39th Street New York City New York 10016


The air-conditioned hotel comprises a total of 366 rooms. A lobby and a reception are available to guests. Most storeys can be reached by lift. Amenities include a cloakroom and a safe. Wireless internet access in public areas allows travellers to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the accommodation are a restaurant, a dining area, a café and a bar. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the establishment for a fee. Additional services include a babysitting service and a childcare service.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating and a bathroom. Most rooms also feature a terrace for relaxation. The carpeted rooms feature a double bed or a queen-size bed. There is also a safe. An ironing set is also available for guests' 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 is also available. The hotel offers non-smoking rooms.


The terrace is a great place to while away the time. The accommodation offers a gym (for a fee) to travellers. An entertainment programme is offered for children.


Breakfast can be booked.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Excellent midtown location. Location was superb. Amazing locations.

    "Great location." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Near public transport, airport, and train station." "Convenient car access and well-priced parking." "Average parking."

  • Vibe
    "Awesome vibe"

    Stylish bath rooms. Modern boutique hotel. Contemporary Euro hotel.

    "Awesome vibe." "Modern Hotel." "Friendly atmosphere." "Stylish hotel." "Entrance area is ok." "Hotel is relatively luxurious." "Suitable for solo travelers." "Good for traveling with friends." "Nice boutique hotel."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Exquisite staff. Excellent front desk service. Superb housekeeping.

    "Well-managed, with professional service and great housekeeping and reception." "Great concierge service." "Pool bar needs better service." "Restaurant could offer better service." "Good shuttle service." "Room service is average." "Smooth booking process." "Recreation staff is ok." "Laundry service can be improved." "Hotel security can be an issue."

  • Bar and Beverages
    "Bar is awesome"

    Fantastic roof bar. Rooftop bar was amazing. Bar downstairs is awesome.

    "Nice bar with tasty alcoholic drinks." "Beverages could be cheaper." "Pool bar needs better service."

  • Amenities
    "Great amenities"

    Amazing roof terrace. Amazing facilities. Beautiful hotel design.

    "Updated facilities with a great terrace." "Beautiful architecture." "Nice hotel grounds and entrance area is alright." "Elevator in need of updating."

  • WiFi
    "Good internet service"

    Wi-fi worked properly. Excellent WI-FI access. Fast internet connection.

    "Fast and cheap WiFi." "Average wifi quality."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Broken A/C. Smelly blanket. Stained Bath Towel.

    "Insufficiently maintained rooms with poor furniture." "Small rooms with subpar A/C, minibars, and kitchenettes." "New rooms, great views, comfortable beds, and cool balconies." "Bathrooms are small but clean." "Tidy rooms with great TV's." "Shower was ok."

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast can be improved"

    No complimentary breakfast. There was no breakfast option. No breakfast offered.

    "Some complaints about quality and price of breakfast."

  • Comfort
    "More comfort would be nice"

    Broken A/C. Terrible drilling noise. Smelly blanket.

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