"Just back from a fantastic 5 night stay in the hotel. Great location & very central. The Tick Tock Diner was perfect for meals if you didn't want to g ... " More

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Hotel Description

The New Yorker A Wyndham Hotel puts you in the heart of New York, within just a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions like Penn Station and Macy's. Highlights at this Art Deco hotel include 2 restaurants, a 24-hour fitness centre, and a bar/lounge.

Flat-screen TVs with cable channels are featured in all 1050 rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, coffee/tea makers, and safes. You'll find nice touches like free toiletries and premium bedding to enhance your stay. Phones, irons/ironing boards, and desks are also available.

This business-friendly hotel offers free WiFi in public areas, a business centre, and concierge services. Additionally, you'll find a conference centre, a coffee shop/café, and coffee/tea in a common area. Full breakfast is available. There's also the convenience of valet parking.

Attractions within a 15-minute walk of this 4-star Garment District hotel include Empire State Building and Times Square.

The New Yorker A Wyndham Hotel ratings based on 99 Verified Reviews

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Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.0 out of 5.0
5 out of 5

Xmas trip to NYC

Just back from a fantastic 5 night stay in the hotel. Great location & very central. The Tick Tock Diner was perfect for meals if you didn't want to go further afield. Our suite was spotlessly clean. Would definitely recommend this hotel & wouldn't hesitate to return.

Posted by , from Glasgow on 14 Dec 2017

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1 out of 5

Grea location ....Shame about the hotel !

Pros: Rachel on reception ....The location
Cons: replying to your guests emails would be a good start
Really disappointed with the New Yorker this time around - ive stayed here in the past and always been happy with the service [Rachel who has a desk next to reception ] is a sweetheart and has looked after us in the past and ensured we had a great stay ....This time however Rachel wasnt there when we checked in and we didnt enjoy our stay nearly as much this time . When we checked in we were given a room with 1 bed that was for a disabled person [Not the 2 beds we had emailed a request for ...but had no reply !] It was grotty and in desperate need of refurbishment and a good clean ...grouting around the bath was black and peeling away and dirty bathroom floor etc ....I immediately went to reception and was told there were no other rooms but could be moved to a 2 bed room the next day but would be charged extra . The receptionist was not very pleasant or helpful on this occasion and after a 12 hour journey i didnt have much choice .The manager called me the following day to discuss and told me after all the issues she would give us the other room at no extra cost and waive any charges on the room .... The next room was much better and i had no issues until we checked out at 5am on day of leaving and was charged 150 dollars taxes .When i queried this with the night manager i was told he would look into it and call me later [I left my contact number at the desk ] Nobody called so i emailed a few days later ....and nobody has bothered replying to the email a week on !!

Posted by , from London on 6 Nov 2017

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3 out of 5

Style over substance

Pros: The art deck is incredible.
Cons: The city is modernising, the hotel could do the same.
Location: Great location for the Empire state building and Madison square garden, also the metro as well.
This hotel is superbly placed for sight seeing, the art deco all over the hotel is wonderful, sadly this art trend has never been updated. The rooms are quite comfortable but very noisy, from foot traffic outside the room and traffic from the street, we were on the 29th floor and could still hear New York all night long! The hotel could really do with an update, keep the beautiful art deco style but add modern features like sound proofing, doors that fit to cut light pollution into the room and new bathroom facilities. The staff we interacted with we're hit and miss, some went above and beyond expectation others it felt like we were being a burden to them and they half arsed all that they did. Overall not a bad stay, we used the room to get what little sleep we could get whilst seeing the wonderful city.

Posted by , from New York on 21 Oct 2017

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4 out of 5

Extremely well situated base

A really good manhattan base, with two good restaurants on site and the rest of the city on your doorstep.

Posted by , from Cornwall UK on 8 Oct 2017

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3 out of 5

Nice hotel close to Times square

Pros: The art deco and the friendly staff.
Cons: Response from housekeeping.
Location: The location is brilliant if you want to be in the thick of it.
The staff are friendly and the art deco decoration is unique. When we stayed the hotel was very busy and it took a long time to get things from housekeeping. Also, some friends had breakfast included in the price of their room but they received vouchers to use for part their stay at the diner which is part of the hotel. The voucher only offered a bagel, a cake, orange juice and a hot drink. When they had the breakfast in the hotel restaurant the choice was much wider.

Posted by on 19 Apr 2017

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4 out of 5

Trying hard

Motivated staff. Great location. Facilities are comfortable, with good light and view from windows. Movies on demand didnt work and hotel services couldnt fix it, even after two days of trying. This indicated some degree of internal organizational problems that need management attention. Overall a very good hotel.

Posted by on 15 Jan 2017

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3 out of 5

Satisfactory place but tired

Pros: Location was good , and high floors had a good view
Cons: Bathroom was old and small . Stored luggage on the day of departure was charged for at $2 a bag . The door card kept cancelling - perhaps through being near to my phone , but not great.

Posted by on 31 Oct 2016

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3 out of 5

Not sure I would stay again - OK for a short stay

Pros: Service charge included phone calls home & intergrated dinner
Cons: Rooms are too small
Location: Location is good as it's easy to get to the main tourist points. Metro subway right outside door, Empire State Building a short walk (10 mins)
I have stayed in this hotel a number of times and it's been fine for a short stay if you just need a place to lay your head. Dinner attached (Tick Tock) offers good breakfasts and is handy. Resort fees include unlimited phone calls to anywhere in the world as long as it's a land line which was a good addition. However, the rooms are very small, tiny bathroom and if like me you live out your suitcase be prepared to give up access to one side of the bed. Wardrobe felt like a converted broom cupboard. Hotel is within walking distance of the Empire State and Macey's plus there is a metro station right outside the door and plenty of Taxi's if you need one. The $3 per bag charge for leaving your luggage on your last day is a bit steep but it saves dragging them around with you. It's a bit dated now so would not stay again but it's fine if you're a single stayer.

Posted by , from UK on 1 Aug 2016

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5 out of 5

Great New York Trip

Used this hotel as a fairly central base to visit New York for a pleasure trip. Really great location, you can easily walk to central New York but also have a metro station next to the hotel when needed or if preferred. While some floors / rooms have not been updated our room had and was a pleasant room which was perfectly adequate for our stay in New York. Staff were really friendly and efficient and had no problems during our stay.

Posted by on 15 Mar 2016

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5 out of 5

awesome

Loved staying here, easy access to where we wanted to go. Loved that it is iconic with films - would stay again cheers

Posted by on 29 Jan 2016

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About the The New Yorker A Wyndham Hotel

Location 481 Eighth Ave., New York, NY 10001

Property Features

There are 2 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/cafΘ. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A business centre, a limo/town car service, and meeting rooms are available. Public spaces have free WiFi. Event space at this hotel measures 26000 square feet (2415 square metres) and includes conference centres. A 24-hour fitness centre, tour or ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly The New Yorker A Wyndham Hotel. For a fee, parking is available. This 4-star New York hotel is smoke free.

  • 1050 guestrooms or units
  • 40 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • 13 conference rooms
  • 26000 sq ft of conference space
  • 2415 sq. m of conference space
  • Built in 1929
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Conference centre
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge (on request)
  • Free cots/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) (27.2 km / 16.9 mi)
  • Train station: New York Penn Station (0.8 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Metro station: 34 St. - Penn Station (0.1 km / 0 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

The New Yorker A Wyndham Hotel offers 1050 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and complimentary toiletries. New York's hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Fridges and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Fridge available
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer available
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests can enjoy full breakfast for a fee.

The New Yorker A Wyndham Hotel has 2 restaurants on-site.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness centre.

  • Golfing nearby

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.0 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets: USD 25 per accommodation, per night
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD45 per day
  • Resort fee: USD 31.57 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Fitness centre access
  • Business centre/computer access
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: USD28 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD60.00 per day
  • Pet fee: USD25 per accommodation, per night
  • Refrigerator fee: USD20 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD25.0 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Wyndham New Yorker Hotel
  • Wyndham New Yorker
  • Ramada Plaza New Yorker Hotel
  • New York City Ramada
  • New Yorker Hotel New York
  • New Yorker Ramada Plaza

You should know

  • Children 12 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.