Park 79 Hotel - New York

., , New York, New York, United States, 10024  show map
 2 stars
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Park 79 Hotel - New York

Paid Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 30 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Verified Reviews:

  • Location is great - Staff was pleasant - Free wi-fi throughout - Beds were ok
  • Location is great - Reception was clean - Room was sufficient - Furnishings were very nice
  • Bed was very comfortable - Wireless high speed internet worked great - Staff was very courteous
  • Conveniently located in the city - Staff was excellent - Room was a little small
  • Great location - Room was large - Check out sarabeth's for breakfast

Overview

The comfortable 2-star Park 79 Hotel lies within a 30-minute walk of Rockefeller Center. Featuring historic architecture, the hotel was renovated in 2008.

The property is 1400 meters away from Central Park. The venue is set within 8 km from New York city center.

The nearest subway station is 72nd Street and Broadway at“ Seventh Avenue Line, located about 300 meters from the hotel. Fast access to La Guardia airport within 10 km is provided.

Rooms

The hotel offers 108 luxury rooms featuring climate control, flat-screen television, a safe, a sofa and a CD player as well as shared bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries. Other comforts include a dishwasher, coffee/tea makers and a stove for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

The small garden bar features a terrace and Wi-Fi. The hotel is about 5 minutes’ walk from The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf serving Austrian dishes.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Guests can rent cars and limousines at the hotel.

Relax

A sun terrace and an outdoor swimming pool are also offered on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible at a location nearby at USD 30 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   108.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Paid off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • No wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Limousine service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • High chairs
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Playground

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun loungers
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • In-room safe
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone

Room decor

  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Park 79 Hotel - New York New York location
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Hotel Address:

., , New York, New York, United States, 10024

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City Center
  • New York
    8.0 km
Airports
  • La Guardia (LGA)
    8.8 km
  • Teterboro (TEB)
    10.4 km
Train Stations
  • Grand Central Station
    3.5 km
Underground stations
  • 81st Street – Museum of Natural History (IND Eighth Avenue Line)
    400 m
  • 81st Street – Museum of Natural History IND Eighth Avenue Line
    400 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Ocean Grill
    90 m
  • The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
    70 m
Parks
  • Shakespeare Garden
    590 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    108

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Beacon Theatre400 m

Museums

  • Center For Cultural Exchange100 m
  • North Group Inc300 m
  • Alternative Center-Intl Arts300 m
  • Hayden Planetarium300 m
  • Children's Museum of Manhattan400 m
  • American Museum of Natural History500 m

Parks

  • Theodore Roosevelt Memorial100 m
  • Parks and Recreation Dept400 m
  • Parks and Recreation Dept Mntnc400 m

Halls

  • Caregiver's Center400 m

Universities, Institutes

  • Prince Henry College Office500 m
  • Amda Inc500 m
  • Institute For Expressive Anlys500 m
  • William Alanson White Inst500 m

Golf courses and Country clubs

  • Central Park400 m

Underground stations

  • 79th Street - IRT Broadway – Seventh Avenue Line300 m
  • 81st Street – Museum of Natural History (IND Eighth Avenue Line)300 m
  • 81st Street – Museum of Natural History IND Eighth Avenue Line300 m
  • 79th Street (IRT Broadway – Seventh Avenue Line)300 m
  • 86th Street (IRT Broadway – Seventh Avenue Line)600 m
  • 86th Street (IND Eighth Avenue Line)600 m
  • 72nd Street (IND Eighth Avenue Line)600 m

Local attractions

  • Delacorte Theater1.5 km
    Mid-Park at 80th Street, New York City
  • Jazz at Lincoln Center1.6 km
    Broadway at 60th St, New York City
  • The Jewish Museum1.6 km
    1109 5th Ave
  • Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum1.5 km
    2 E 91st St
  • New York City Opera1.6 km
    20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York City

Near the hotel

  • Greenflea Flea Market60 m
    410 Columbus Ave At P.S. 183
  • Rose Center for Earth and Space 330 m
    American Museum of Natural History
  • New-York Historical Society Museum & Library380 m
    170 Central Park West at Richard Gilder Way
  • Children\'s Museum of Manhattan420 m
    212 W. 83d St.
  • Hayden Planetarium250 m
    Central Park West and 79th Street American Museum of Natural History
  • Museum of the History of New York330 m
    200 Central Park West, New York City
  • Zabar\'s400 m
    2245 Broadway At 80th St

Restaurants nearby

  • Ocean Grill90 m

    Address: 384 Columbus Ave 7th St
    Phone: 212-579-2300

    69% likes this, based on 191 reviews
    Price Range: ZAR 361 - ZAR 583

  • Gazala's100 m

    Address: 380 Columbus Ave
    Phone: 212-873-8880

    62% likes this, based on 90 reviews
    Cuisine: Middle Eastern
    Price Range: ZAR 338 - ZAR 361

  • Isabella's190 m

    Address: 359 Columbus Ave
    Phone: 212.724.2100

    72% likes this, based on 263 reviews
    Cuisine: American, Mediterranean
    Price Range: ZAR 478 - ZAR 932

  • The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf70 m

    Address: 392 Columbus Avenue

    71% likes this, based on 36 reviews

  • Seasonal Restaurant and Weinbar120 m

    Address: 132 West 58th Street
    Phone: (212) 957-5550

    70% likes this, based on 145 reviews
    Cuisine: Austrian
    Price Range: ZAR 244 - ZAR 478

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    108
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  • New York Area hotels - 7 km
  • Weehawken hotels - 6 km
  • Midtown hotels - 5 km

Park 79 Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Park 79 Hotel

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 776 reviews

Rating by category:

Dining
4.0
Location
10.0
Rooms
6.0
Service
8.0
Value
4.0

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    The bed was comfortable and the air conditioning worked well.

    I did not feel the cost was explained well. I booked the room online and the printout said, "Total cost of room - $229. When we arrived, another $40 was added in taxes. That is deceiving the way you state it on your booking form.

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    I really enjoyed my stay at Park 79. The beds were extremely comfortable, the size of the room just right - and I hardly noticed that the washrooms were shared, as even though the hotel was fully booked I never had to wait for the washroom. The staff were friendly and helpful, and I will definitely return!

    Be aware that this is an older building and so has its share of cracks and dust - but the value, comfort and location make up for it!

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    The hotel staff was very accommodating and the hotel is located in a very desirable New York location.

  • Single
    6.6

    Location and cost. The tv did work though with limited channels.

    Walls were so thin, I could hear whispered conversations on either side of my room. The noise from the street, even on the 5th floor was terrible because the window was left open for the air conditioner and could not be closed. I could not turn on the heat since it was a radiator and not controlled in the room. I had to wait over 1 hour to use the shower / toilet despite being told there was only 1 other room using the same toilet / shower. The shower / toiletis are down the hall. The "high end" shower amenities were far from it. The water never got hot in the shower or in the sink in the room. My room was nothing like the picture on the website. I mean not even close. It really was a like a clean youth hostle, not a hotel room.

  • Single
    6.2

    Very comfortable bed :)

    No breakfast in hotel and no bathroom in room

  • Single
    7.4

    room size

    room smelled a little and windows were really tough to open

  • Couple
    4.6

    The hotel was a bit overpriced. The location was exceptional though so I would recommend this hotel. The rooms were a bit tiny but fairly clean.The staff could be more friendly.

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    Location, room style

    no tables for working with laptop in rooms, cold

  • Group of friends
    5.0

    that they had rooms with air conditioner..a MUST in the summer; and in the room and two beds IF requested far in advance. SMALL SMALL rooms and bathrooms tho

    rooms are too small as are the bathrooms. pretty far from everything if you want to be anywhere near times square

  • Group of friends
    6.2

    Hotel stuff was very well..

    The window was not good. We couldn't get enough air etc.

  • Single
    9.6

    The location is excellent - Central Park, museums and Subway right at your fingertips. The room I had was small but comfortable and the share bathroom was always clean and available whenever I needed it - I was worried about having only two bathrooms on the floor but I honestly never had to wait! The staff were very friendly and 24hr reception was great.

    I would've liked breakfast to be included but everything else was great.

  • Couple
    8.8

    The location of the hotel was brilliant, close to subways, central park, history museum and lots of amenities. Clean sheets and towels every day and although we shared a bathroom (2 per floor) they were smart, well equipped and always clean. The staff were always pleasant, helpful and checked us in and printed off our boarding passes for the return flight home without any problem. Overall i was very happy with the hotel, felt it represented excellent value for money and was exactly was we needed as a young couple on a short break to the city. I would certainly stay there again.

    If there was anything we could possibly complain about was that the wi-fi was sometimes slow and inefficient inside the room. But you dont go to new york to sit in your room on the internet so wasnt really a big problem.

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    We had a Queen Room which was a reasonable size but the bathroom was very compact. The maid service was good. The reception staff were very friendly and helpful. We were disturbed at 4 in the morning by other thoughtless guests but a quick call to reception and it was soon sorted.

    It would have been nice to have coffee & tea facilities in the room. The hair dryer was not very good, and it would have been better if it was not in the bathroom.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Nice and convenient, staff friendly" New York Style "Easy access to subway, shopping, museums and to attend business meetings uptown. The room was small but neat and clean. Bathroom supply was more than adequate for 2. Not for romantic honeymooner but great for our needs, family just around the corner on 80th and Columbus .

  • Couple
    9.2

    The Park 79 hotel is ideally located a couple of blocks from central park west and has a nearby subway station, so getting to all of the manhattan attractions is easy. The hotel is simple and clean for a great city break, the staff are also extremely helpful.

How to reach hotel

hotel Park 79 Hotel - New York New York location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

., , New York, New York, United States, 10024

Get directions
City Center
  • New York
    8.0 km
Airports
  • La Guardia (LGA)
    8.8 km
  • Teterboro (TEB)
    10.4 km
Train Stations
  • Grand Central Station
    3.5 km
Underground stations
  • 81st Street – Museum of Natural History (IND Eighth Avenue Line)
    400 m
  • 81st Street – Museum of Natural History IND Eighth Avenue Line
    400 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Ocean Grill
    90 m
  • The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
    70 m
Parks
  • Shakespeare Garden
    590 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    108