£97.06 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in 4 Jan 2015 Check-out 5 Jan 2015

Hilton Times Square

4 stars
234 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.3
out of 5
202 reviews
Excellent Location - Heart of Manhattan!

I was there for a convention at Jacob Javitz Center. Fifteen minute walk from hotel to convention... See full review

  • Poker Fitz
  • 3 Dec 2014
Always accomadating staff and personel

Clean hot cider friendly bell service always knows your name! Smikes at the desk. Clean restrooms See full review

  • Tuchas
  • 27 Nov 2014
Spacious rooms, restaurant with a view in Midtown's Theater District
The Hilton Times Square offers an excellent location for travelers who want to experience the energy of Times Square or enjoy Broadway shows. Its 42nd Street address puts guests steps from theaters, restaurants and shopping. The hotel has fitness and business centers. Spacious rooms provide plenty of space to relax. Rooms start on the 23rd floor, and many feature views of the skyline. The hotel restaurant also boasts a great view.
Highlights
  • Spacious rooms start at 330 square feet
  • In the heart of the Theater District and Times Square
  • An easy walk to Rockefeller Center, Macy's and more
Location
The Hilton Times Square is ideally situated for theater buffs. American Airlines Theater is across the street, and the New Amsterdam Theater is around the corner. Madame Tussauds is next door. The Hilton Times Square is a short walk from Rockefeller Center and Macy's.
Rooms
Spacious rooms at Hilton Times Square start at 330 square feet. Decor is neutral and contemporary with light wood furniture. Every room features original art. Safes, MP3 players, 37-inch flat-panel TVs, Wi-Fi (fees apply) and Crabtree & Evelyn bath products are among the amenities. The hotel has two suites.
Features
Guests have complimentary use of the 24-hour fitness center at the Hilton Times Square. Valet parking is available (fees apply). The hotel has a pet policy (fees apply, call for details).
Dining
Restaurant Above, on the 25th floor of the Hilton Times Square, boasts spectacular city views. The restaurant is open 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. weekdays and 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. weekends for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Special fixed menus are available for pre- and post-theater dinners. Room service is available. Nearby restaurants include Sardi's, Bubba Gump, Dave and Busters and Hard Rock Cafe.
Transportation
  • MTA Subway A, C, E lines at 42nd St.-Port Authority (0.1 mi/ 0.16 km)
  • Penn Station (0.5 mi/ 0.8 km)
  • Grand Central Terminal (0.7 mi/ 1.13 km)
  • La Guardia Airport
  • Newark Liberty International Airport
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport
Attractions
  • Theater District (0.1 mi/ 0.2 km)
  • Bryant Park (0.3 mi/ 0.5 km)
  • Macy's Herald Square (0.6 mi/ 1 km)
  • Rockefeller Center (0.7 mi/ 1.1 km)
  • Empire State Building (0.8 mi/ 1.3 km)
  • Jacob K. Javits Convention Center (0.9 mi/ 1.5 km)
  • Central Park (1 mi/ 1.6 km)
Business
  • Business center
  • 14 meeting rooms
  • Wi-Fi (fees apply)

Amenities

  • WiFi
General
Pet friendly
Activities
Exercise gym
Dining
Restaurant
Services
Business centre
Conference facilities
Internet
WiFi
Accessibility
Wheel chair access

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Hotel Map

40.7566 -73.9882
Nearby airports
La Guardia Airport, (LGA), 9.00, MI, E; John F. Kennedy Intl Airport, (JFK), 18.00, MI, NE; Newark Intl Airport, (EWR), 17.00, MI, W;

Nearby points of interest

  • Ford Center For The Performing Arts: 0 mi
  • Foxwoods Theatre: 0 mi
  • American Airlines Theatre: 0 mi
  • New Victory Theater: 0 mi
  • Nederlander Theatre: 0 mi
  • Helen Hayes Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • New York Times Building: 0.1 mi
  • Majestic Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Theater District: 0.1 mi
  • Broadhurst Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Shubert Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Condé Nast Building: 0.1 mi
  • Minskoff Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • John Golden Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Ford Center For The Performing Arts: 0 mi
  • Foxwoods Theatre: 0 mi
  • American Airlines Theatre: 0 mi
  • New Victory Theater: 0 mi
  • Nederlander Theatre: 0 mi
  • Helen Hayes Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • New York Times Building: 0.1 mi
  • Majestic Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Theater District: 0.1 mi
  • Broadhurst Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Shubert Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Condé Nast Building: 0.1 mi
  • Minskoff Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • John Golden Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Booth Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Lower Plaza: 0.1 mi
  • Port Authority Bus Terminal: 0.2 mi
  • Music Box Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • Imperial Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • St. James Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • Stephen Sondheim Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • Town Hall: 0.2 mi
  • Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square: 0.2 mi
  • Richard Rodgers Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • Lyceum Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • Madame Tussauds: 0.2 mi
  • Lunt-Fontanne Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • Garment District: 0.2 mi
  • Bank of America Tower: 0.2 mi
  • Palace Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • Brooks Atkinson Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • Belasco Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • Duffy Square: 0.3 mi
  • Ethel Barrymore Theatre: 0.3 mi
  • Al Hirschfeld Theatre: 0.3 mi
  • Samuel J. Friedman Theatre: 0.3 mi
  • Bryant Park: 0.3 mi
  • Marquis Theatre: 0.3 mi
  • Longacre Theatre: 0.3 mi
  • Walter Kerr Theatre: 0.3 mi
  • Cort Theatre: 0.3 mi
  • Eugene O'Neill Theatre: 0.3 mi
  • Lion Theatre: 0.3 mi

Dining

Restaurant
onsite

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1500
Check-out:
1200

Terms and conditions

Extra charges may apply for children. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the quoted rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (202)

Ratings and reviews for Hilton Times Square

Overall score

4.3 / 5
5.01.0
202 out of 202
Amenities:
4.1
Room cleanliness:
4.6
Hotel staff:
4.5
Room comfort:
4.5
Location:
4.7
Value:
4.1

97% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Hilton Times Square

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
anglejones
Business
North Carolina
8 Dec 2014

Best thing is location, rest only ok

This Hilton is mediocre for a 4 star, full service hotel. The lobby is poorly designed (after you get to it from an elevator at street level), crowded, unattractive. The hotel bar is less appealing, right in the middle of the lobby and elevator area with zero ambiance. If you want to spend time at the hotel bar and restaurant, this one is not the one, but if you are just going to sleep and shower there, it's fine. We went to another hotel bar to meet friends instead. The staff are nice enough when you ask for something, but do not seem to have the 'make sure the customer is happy' attitude. Room service was ok, but badly set up; no plates or bowls and creamer in a drinking glass with no spout. The best thing about this place is the location to the Broadway shows and Times Square, which is as good as it gets. Overall, not up to Hilton quality for me.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Entertainment tip: Short walk from hotel

Stay near the area you intend to spend most of your time in because the city can get jammed up for driving and that is a real problem for being on time to shows and dinners. There were several 'demonstrations' the weekend we were there and walking or the subway were the only options.

Review of Hilton Times Square

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Poker Fitz
Business
Charlotte, NC
3 Dec 2014

Excellent Location - Heart of Manhattan!

I was there for a convention at Jacob Javitz Center. Fifteen minute walk from hotel to convention center. Perfect! Didn't need to wait for crowded convention buses or taxis. Wonderful hotel! huge room; clean; quiet. Excellent staff. Excellent value!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Hilton Times Square

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Tuchas
Business
Miami
27 Nov 2014

Always accomadating staff and personel

Clean hot cider friendly bell service always knows your name! Smikes at the desk. Clean restrooms

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Wolfgangs

Review of Hilton Times Square

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Max Coo
Business
MD
26 Nov 2014

Good Location

Great location, near time squre, lots of people, enough said

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Hilton Times Square

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Jslice
Business
Southeastern PA
29 Oct 2014

Beautiful hotel

Right in the heart of Times Square but without the noise! Though I room didn't face Times Square, we could see from our window The Statue of Liberty, the Freedom Tower and the Empire State building. We'd stay here again in a heartbeat!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Hilton Times Square

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
SF Business Traveler
Business
San Francisco
19 Sep 2014

Great hotel for business trip

Clean, comfortable newly renovated room in the perfect location for business in Times Square. I could walk to my meeting. Also very quiet given the location. The staff were very helpful. I'll definitely stay here again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Haru sushi. Very yummy and a block away.

Review of Hilton Times Square

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Isaacntati
Business
New Jersey
13 Sep 2014

Great location

It's s really nice hotel, great location, the rooms and the service where amazing, we think is a great place to stay while visiting the city!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

Times Square

Review of Hilton Times Square

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Yanks vs rays
Business
Atlanta
13 Sep 2014

New York yanks getaway

It was awesome! Rooms were very nice, staff helpful, bar scene could be better

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
3
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Hilton Times Square

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Aunty sarah
Business
Ireland
14 Aug 2014

Worth paying a little extra

My daughter and I stayed 5 nights and I was thrilled at the location but nervous that it would be noisy at night time due to location. Our room at night was so quiet with zero noise from below and in the corridors. The standard of room is without a doubt 5 star with peter Thomas Roth being products of choice they leave in your bathroom which was a real treat. Safety and security in this hotel was ideal. We felt very safe at all times which for me was important. Excellent staff , overall couldn't have chosen a nicer hotel.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

Short walk to macys and the vast shopping in heralds square. Walking distance to theatre attractions and theatre. No taxis needed

Review of Hilton Times Square

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
M from the District
Business
Washington D.C.
2 Aug 2014

Nice location

The location was great (right in the middle of Times Square), but our A/C did not work at times (overheating according to the engineer). The staff wasn't that helpful other than for checking in and checking out. Could never give us one answer for our inquiries, such as specifics for our room (complimentary breakfast and what not) we would get different answers depending on who answered.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
2
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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