Known as the "Crossroads of the World", Times Square is a dazzling intersection famed for its lavish neon signs, grand theaters, and pulsating crowds. Whether you're on your way to a Broadway show, a buzzing bar or one of the family-friendly restaurant that line the streets, look out for iconic structures like the Paramount Building and One Times Square – site of the celebrated New Year's Eve ball drop.
One of the art capitals of the world, Chelsea has literally hundreds of renowned galleries to explore, including the Gagosian and the Gladstone. A taste of New York life can be had at Chelsea Market, a vast warren of artisan food stalls. The High Line, an elevated promenade, offers fantastic views of this upscale neighbourhood, while the Chelsea Piers – intended destination of the Titanic – is a great Manhattan landmark.
Think "New York City" and the sights of Midtown East will spring to mind . There's the towering Art Deco splendor of the Chrysler Building, the gleaming edges of the Empire State Building, and the opulence of Grand Central – arguably the world's most famous train station. For top flight shopping, make your way to Saks Fifth Avenue, and you can even walk the corridors of power at the UN Headquarters.
Anyone visiting the Big Apple will want to explore Midtown West – this is where the razzle dazzle of Times Square is, after all. Take in a show on Broadway or, if you fancy giving your mind a workout, take a tour of the celebrated Museum of Modern Art (or MoMA). And when your tummy starts rumbling, check out the French brasseries, sushi bars and Russian eateries on Restaurant Row.
Sandwiched between the winding Hudson River and lush Central Park, Manhattan's Upper West Side is home to New York's most exclusive high-rise apartments, as well as Columbia University. The American Museum of Natural History makes it a history-buff's dream, while the Lincoln Center showcases everything from opera to jazz. A stroll around Riverside Park in full bloom is a fine way to spend a sunny day.
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"Excellent customer focus"
Reviewed by a Hotels.com guest on Mar 19, 2014
Staff were excellent, nothing was a problem. Very quick to react to requests etc. A very pleasant experience. Only small issue was the noisy service lift but the staff were quick to address this concern.
I stayed with my mom and sister. The double beds were tiny, like the room. The air in the room was very dry to sleep in. The lighting in the elevators is minimal and it is quite hard to see the floors. I didn't like the overall darkness of the decor but the warmth of the fire in the lobby was very welcome in February. The location is superb.
"Great little place to sleep in quiet"
Reviewed by a Hotels.com guest on Dec 29, 2013
I loved the great service from all three front desk staffers, especially Anthony and Regina. You feel welcome and important at all times. The room was above the park, and surprisingly quiet for NYC :). Really clean and neat room, lots of attention to detail, it feels like compact luxury. 1 block from the F subway, easy to get almost anywhere else in the three boroughs. I'd defintely stay here again!
"The service needs to be improved."
Reviewed by a Hotels.com guest on Nov 27, 2013
The stay was fine but the staff needs to behave properly with the customers. They were very rude in talking and they had charged me for so many things which I didn't even use. you better check your bills before you check out.
"Good value, great area"
Reviewed by a Hotels.com guest on Nov 2, 2013
The NYLO has been nicely renovated. The rooms are small, but comfortable. Good bed, adequate bath. The staff is great and the lobby very comfortable and a great place to meet friends. The upper West Side is a great part of the city. I can recommend this hotel
A good hotel, expensive of course but that's NYC. My room had a marvelous view of the city and was very comfortable if a little worn. My only complaint was there was no in-room coffee machine, instead of coffee shop in the lobby that served really weak coffee.