Novotel New York Times Square

Times Square/Theater District Hip Hotel
Novotel New York Times Square #182 of 508 hotels in New York City #182 of 508 hotels in New York City
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226 W 52nd St New York, NY 10019
(212) 315-0100

Why we like it

  • A sleek, sophisticated design that creates a real chic environment
  • Security is great, you have nothing to worry about here
  • Service is excellent and the staff greets you with open arms
  • A robust and attractive fitness center will keep you on your routine
  • The terrace is home to a toasty fire pit for some high-altitude relaxation

What you need to know

  • Security is so good that you won't be able to get to check-in without some kind of paperwork to prove you belong there. Bring a reservation number
  • The restaurant and lounge offer a good breadth of options suitable for all tastes
  • You can get a good view of the ball drop here, if you reserve far enough in advance
  • Breakfast is available, but not included
  • Beds are quite comfy

Popular Times Square Features

Walk to Times Square Walk to Central Park Free Breakfast On-site Bar On-site Restaurant Rooftop Bar Free WiFi Smoke Free


A great Midtown location, this hotel is stuffed into the middle of the Theater District with venues on all sides and Broadway itself right outside your door. Central Park and Times Square are roughly equidistant, depending on whether you head north or south. For subway access, you have several options, including both 50 St and 7 Ave about a block away.

  • Distance to Times Square: 0.3 mile
  • Distance to Central Park: 0.5 mile

Property Amenities


  • Fitness facilities
  • Shopping on site

Food and drink

  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)

Property services

  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke-free property
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Television in common areas
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)

Shuttles and transportation

  • Limo or Town Car service available

Business services

  • 24-hour business center

In-Room Amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Rainfall showerhead

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator

Media and electronics

  • Cable TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • iPod docking station
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Phone
  • Premium TV channels


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer


  • Daily housekeeping

Bedding and linens

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available


Novotel New York Times Square

7,837 Reviews #182 of 508 hotels in New York City

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  • 2020 Travelers Choice

Recent Reviews

hollyjaane wrote a review on September 16, 2020 Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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Loved it

Stayed here for 4 nights on my first trip to New York. Could not have asked for a better location or room. The views from our corner room, overlooking Times Square were just amazing and really set...
cjc4000 wrote a review on August 17, 2020 Glasgow, United Kingdom
Trip Type: Couples

Ideal NYC hotel

As an Accor cardholder, there’s not a huge deal of choice in NYC - but I certainly wasn’t disappointed with the Novotel Times Square. We had a corner room overlooking Times Square - after an 8hr...
TammyTravelerPR wrote a review on June 26, 2020 San Juan, Puerto Rico
Trip Type: Friends getaway

It’s ok

Excellent location you can walk around and my everything is clean, good service. As for food it is not very good. It has an excellent outdoor area but does not atmosphere. The rooms are comfortable...


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