The Gallivant Times Square Hotel

Times Square/Theater District Budget Hotel
The Gallivant Times Square Hotel #415 of 525 hotels in New York City #415 of 525 hotels in New York City
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234 W 48th Street New York, NY 10036
(212) 246-8800

Why we like it

  • Exceptional value for its location in Times Square
  • Family room suites are sufficiently large to entertain whole groups
  • In-room fridges provide space for snack storage and restaurant leftovers
  • Bottles of water are provided fresh every day
  • Bunk beds in some rooms are a lot of fun for the kids

What you need to know

  • Higher rooms tend to have less street noise
  • Corner rooms have plenty of natural light and plenty of windows
  • Penthouse balconies give you the chance to get outside without leaving the hotel
  • The front desk will take care of your bags for a very small fee
  • A breakfast is available, but is not complimentary

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


You'll be located in the middle of Times Square, a stone's throw from all the most famous theaters, restaurants, and shops of this world-renowned landmark. You won't have far to walk to access the rest of the city. The 49 St station is less than a block away.

  • Distance to Times Square: 0.1 mile
  • Distance to Central Park: 0.7 mile

Property Amenities

Property services

  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke-free property
  • Television in common areas
  • ATM/banking
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Tours/ticket assistance

Food and drink

  • Bar/lounge
  • Health club
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)

Shuttles and transportation

  • Airport transportation
  • Limo or Town Car service available


  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Offsite parking reservations required

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • One meeting room
  • Computer station

In-Room Amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower only
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)


  • Free newspaper
  • Daily housekeeping


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media and electronics

  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
  • iPod docking station
  • Pay movies
  • Phone
  • Premium TV channels
  • Satellite TV service
  • HDTV
  • Plasma TV

Bedding and linens

  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Down comforter
  • Pillowtop mattress


The Gallivant Times Square Hotel

3,156 Reviews #415 of 525 hotels in New York City

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Recent Reviews

Savvysmd wrote a review on October 10, 2021
Trip Type: Couples

It sucks.

The lobby is beautiful and the location is great. This is honestly the first time I’ve complained about any NYC hotel that I have stayed at. Then front desk charged my card 3 times for a security...
DvaliciousCandi wrote a review on October 07, 2021 Roanoke, Texas
Trip Type:


Photos speak for themselves blood all over sheets - got bedbugs - needlessly want me to waste my valuable time rambling on more 200 character minimum blah blah blah what more is there to say still no...
JoseCavalli wrote a review on September 28, 2021 Buenos Aires, Argentina
Trip Type: Family

Worst hotel ever

I came to NYC for 10 nights. I booked months in advance The Gallivant Hotel Times Square. I requested to have a mini-fridge in the room and I received a written confirmation for that. When I checked...


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