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  • Convenient location within walking distance of numerous sights
  • Even standard rooms are spacious, with work desks and sofas
  • Rooms equipped with large flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi
  • Tasty free breakfast with fruit, cereal, and several hot items
  • Small fitness center equipped with several modern cardio machines and free weights
  • 24-hour Gallery Menu features sandwiches, salads, and snacks


  • Small lobby and business area can get crowded, particularly during weekdays
  • Surrounding neighborhood is busy and unattractive (but convenient)

Bottom Line

With a convenient location, spacious, modern rooms, and freebies such as hot breakfast and Wi-Fi, this Hyatt Place is a solid value pick in Midtown. Though the surrounding area isn't particularly attractive, the hotel is within walking distance of numerous sights, shops, restaurants, and offices, making it a popular choice among business and leisure travelers. Amenities aren't extensive, but the hotel meets most guests' needs with a small fitness center, business center, and cafe that offers sandwiches, salads, and small plates 24/7.

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Right in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, within walking distance of the Empire State Building and the Macy's flagship at Herald Square

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The Hyatt Place's location is one of its biggest draws. It's just about three blocks from the Empire State Building, and within walking distance of numerous sights, restaurants and shops, such as the Macy's at Herald Square. It's also a short walk to numerous subway lines and the transportation hub of Penn Station, with LIRR, NJ Transit, and Amtrak service.

  • 18-minute drive to LaGuardia Airport
  • 26-minute drive to JFK Airport
  • 2-minute walk Herald Square
  • 2-minute walk to the B, D, F, and M lines; or the N, Q, and R *lines
  • 5-minute walk to Bryant Park
  • 6-minute walk to the Empire State Building
  • 6-minute walk to Times Square
  • 6-minute walk to Madison Square Garden
  • 6-minute walk to Penn Station, with Amtrak or commuter train lines, and A, C, or E subway lines
  • 4-minute drive or 8-minute subway ride Rockefeller Center
  • 6-minute drive or 9-minute subway ride to Central Park
  • 10-minute drive to the Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Key Features
Fitness Center
Hotel Services
Dry Cleaning
Free Breakfast
Family Services
Kids Allowed
Things to Do
Business Center
Fitness Center
Room Features
Air Conditioner
52-54 W 36th Street, New York City, New York 10018, United States
Phone (212) 239-9100

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