New York

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New York City, half-jokingly referred to as the center of the universe, rumbles with energy, ambition and gusto.

Experience the neon at night in Times Square, the bustle of Grand Central Terminal, or some freewheeling fun at Coney Island’s amusement park. New York also has its serious side in Brooklyn’s hip, artistic neighborhood or the sobering 9/11 Memorial at World Trade Center Ground Zero. Out on the harbor, the Statue of Liberty — a beacon of hope for millions of immigrants fleeing war and famine in the late-19th century — still symbolizes freedom and New York’s reputation as a make-or-break city, attracts millions of dreamers, who come to try their luck in The Big Apple.

Divided into five boroughs — Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, and the Bronx — New York is home to more than eight million people and a diverse multi-cultural mix. You'll find authentic ethnic eateries throughout multi-cultural hubs like Chinatown and Little Italy. Diversity in New York is embraced and celebrated, from African American music and culture in Harlem to Judaism in Brooklyn’s Borough Park, which has one of the largest Orthodox Jewish communities outside of Israel.

The iconic subway system forms an intricate labyrinth above and below the ground. It’s the easiest public transportation option for visitors; purchase your MetroCard and refill on a pay-as-you-go basis. Walking is the best way to soak up the city’s sights and explore Manhattan’s eclectic neighborhoods, from the wealthy Upper West Side to the lively East Village.

Midtown East, where you’ll find the Empire State Building, Rockefeller Center, Chrysler Building, Grand Central Terminal and the New York Public Library, is an ideal stop for those new to the city. First-timers needn’t feel anxious about finding their way. The city’s grid system is simple to navigate and New Yorkers are quick to offer assistance should you lose your way.

New York caters to culture buffs, with galleries like the Museum of Modern Art and the Metropolitan Opera to Broadway’s cozy theaters and the Upper West Side’s Lincoln Center. Those in search of proof that the city never sleeps won’t be disappointed, with countless shops, bars and clubs open until late hours of the night.

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Row NYC
Row NYC
4 out of 5
The price is HK$661 per night from 27 Oct to 27 Oct
Located in Midtown, this hotel is steps away from Shubert Theatre and Richard Rodgers Theatre. Minskoff Theater and Times Square are also within 5 minutes. 49th ...
3.5/5 Good! (3,379 reviews)
"Really good location. Near of subway, restaurants, theaters and city attractions."

Reviewed on 12 Oct 2021

Row NYC
Millennium Hotel Broadway Times Square
Millennium Hotel Broadway Times Square
4 out of 5
The price is HK$853 per night from 18 Oct to 18 Oct
Located in Midtown, this hotel is steps away from Times Square, Broadway and Minskoff Theater. Shubert Theatre and Richard Rodgers Theatre are also within 5 ...
3.5/5 Good! (5,254 reviews)
"Excellent service"

Reviewed on 14 Oct 2021

Millennium Hotel Broadway Times Square
Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square
Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square
4 out of 5
305 West, 46th Street, Manhattan, New York, NY
The price is HK$1,071 per night from 17 Oct to 17 Oct
Located in Midtown, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Times Square and Broadway. Central Park and Rockefeller Center are also within 15 minutes. ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (2,527 reviews)
"The property was very clean, the room was super nice, the only thing that was a minor let down was the bathroom doors had a gap when closed, big enough to let the smell out to the room, but besides that everything was amazing!!"

Reviewed on 15 Oct 2021

Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square
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31 Street Broadway Hotel
31 Street Broadway Hotel
2 out of 5
The price is HK$233 per night from 17 Oct to 17 Oct
Located in Midtown, this aparthotel is within a 5-minute walk of 5th Avenue, Herald Square and Empire State Building. Macy's and Madison Square Garden are also ...
2.6/5 (439 reviews)
"They should let us know if the check out time is 10am. We have to wait 30 minutes to get our deposit back & one of my friends missed her bus."

Reviewed on 2 Oct 2021

31 Street Broadway Hotel
Homewood Suites New York/Midtown Manhattan Times Square
Homewood Suites New York/Midtown Manhattan Times Square
3.5 out of 5
The price is HK$1,316 per night from 24 Oct to 24 Oct
Located in Midtown, this aparthotel is within a 10-minute walk of Times Square, Madison Square Garden and Madame Tussauds Wax Museum. Macy's and Shubert Theatre ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (1,667 reviews)
"Hotel room was modern and clean, other than the eighth inch of dust on top of the dresser. Gentleman at the front desk was extremely friendly."

Reviewed on 4 Oct 2021

Homewood Suites New York/Midtown Manhattan Times Square
Radio City Apartments
Radio City Apartments
3.5 out of 5
142 West 49th Street, New York, NY
The price is HK$1,004 per night from 17 Oct to 17 Oct
Located in Midtown, this aparthotel is within a 5-minute walk of Times Square and Radio City Music Hall. Rockefeller Center and Broadway Theatre are also within ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (2,451 reviews)
"Very friendly, they clean my room every day, love to back to stay late"

Reviewed on 10 Oct 2021

Radio City Apartments
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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