Sanctuary Hotel New York

Times Square/Theater District Hotel
Sanctuary Hotel New York #179 of 529 hotels in New York City #179 of 529 hotels in New York City
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132 West 47th Street New York, NY 10036
(212) 234-7000

Why we like it

  • The excellent rooftop bar puts guests at the front of the queue
  • Continental breakfast is included in your rate
  • Gorgeous rooms include luxe glass shower enclosures
  • Waterfall showers and sumptuous robes will leave you feeling in the lap of luxury
  • Door staff are salt of the earth types, you'll remember them by name

What you need to know

  • The skilled concierge gives spot-on recommendations
  • Sushi lovers shouldn't miss out on either of the on-site omakase offerings
  • Tender, an upscale steakhouse on-site, is popular enough to warrant reserving ahead of time
  • Access Equinox luxury health Club at Rockefeller Center is included in your rate
  • Those celebrating special occasions can expect a special treat when they check in

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 can hardly get closer to Times Square than this hotel—which shares the block with the world-renowned landmark. Or, head away from the billboard capital of the world and you’ll find yourself in New York’s Diamond District. You’ll find theaters, eateries, and shops aplenty, no matter which way you walk.

  • Distance to Times Square: 150 yards
  • Distance to Central Park: 0.7 mile

Property Amenities

Property services

  • Laundry facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-out
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed
  • Pets allowed (no fees)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Smoke-free property
  • Television in common areas
  • Tours/ticket assistance


  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Library

Business services

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms

Food and drink

  • Free breakfast

Shuttles and transportation

  • Limo or Town Car service available

In-Room Amenities


  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Bedding and linens

  • Down comforter
  • Frette Italian sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Premium bedding


  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Desk
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Rainfall showerhead

Food and drink

  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator

Media and electronics

  • Cable TV service
  • First-run movies
  • Free local calls
  • HDTV
  • iPod docking station
  • LED TV
  • Pay movies
  • Phone
  • Premium TV channels
  • Video-game console


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service


Sanctuary Hotel New York

4,655 Reviews #179 of 529 hotels in New York City

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Recent Reviews

StephenCr0ss wrote a review on November 19, 2021 Dublin, Ireland
Trip Type: Business

Website misleading

To be clear, there is no access to any gym contrary to what it says. There is no breakfast other than what you see in the attached photo. The work table in the room is unusable as the seat is simply...
ambercW5882LD wrote a review on November 15, 2021
Trip Type: Solo travel

Unpleasant Experience

When traveling alone gets scary 🤦🏽😳. I stayed at The Sanctuary my first night in Manhattan. Perfect location. 2 blocks from Times Square and 3 from Broadway. I had a ticket to see Thoughts of a...
ajt400 wrote a review on November 11, 2021 Andover, Massachusetts
Trip Type: Family

Horrible service

I was disappointed at this place to be honest . We paid little over $300 for one night and for the price the service was horrible . 1- they told us once we got here that the parking garage was closed...


Deposit & Cancellation Policies

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