If you're a fan of architecture, walk 5 minutes south of the hotel to the Flatiron Building, one of the city's most iconic skyscrapers. A 10-minute stroll north of the hotel, you can survey the Big Apple from the observation deck on the 102nd floor of the Empire State Building. Walk 2 blocks farther to shop in the massive Macy's Herald Square department store. In town for a conference? You'll find Jacob K. Javits Convention Center less than 1.5 miles (2.4 kilometers) away.
For help staying up in the City That Never Sleeps, return to the lounge for complimentary coffee or tea, available 24 hours a day. In the morning, help yourself to the complimentary continental breakfast. The hotel also has free WiFi, a security guard, multilingual staff, safe-deposit box at the front desk, and concierge services. Parking is available nearby (surcharge). Non-Smoking.
When it's time to retire, return to a spacious guestroom and sink into a plush bed with a pillowtop mattress. Order room service (available 24 hours) and unwind with a movie, or check email with wireless Internet access (surcharge). All guestrooms feature a laptop-compatible in-room safe, direct-dial phone, desk, clock radio, and iPod docking station. Private bathrooms have a shower/tub combination, free designer toiletries, and hair dryer. Turndown service, daily housekeeping, and rollaway beds are all available, as is in-room childcare (surcharge).