New York City is an incredible place to visit. There is so much to do and see. To make your trip more comfortable, make sure to book your hotel in advance so that you are guaranteed a room at the type of facility that best suits your needs. When it comes to accommodation, the Big Apple has it all. Whether you are looking for a luxury, boutique or affordable hotel, you are sure to find it in New York City.
The Towers of the Waldorf Astoria - If your wallet allows it, this hotel is a perfect selection. The Towers are located on the upper floors of the legendary Waldorf Astoria and offer suites with impeccable views of downtown New York. Make sure to park your car rental in the hotel's parking area. The original Waldorf opened on March 13, 1893 and later joined with its neighbor, the Astoria in 1897. Since then, this hotel has maintained the reputation as the pinnacle of elegance and style in New York. With its grand entrance, luxurious suites and gourmet restaurants, it is no wonder that this hotel has received such patrons as President Hoover, Queen Elizabeth, The Duke and Duchess of Windsor, President Lyndon Jonson, Grace Kelly, Winston Churchill and JFK.
The New York Palace - Just as its name suggests, this hotel is truly a palace. With its dome-shaped grand entrance, you can't help but feel as though you are royalty upon entering its doors. Rent a luxury vehicle and drive up to this hotel in style. Located on Madison Avenue, The New York Palace is an ideal destination for a traveler looking to stay in style and comfort. The New York Palace offers a variety of Deluxe, Club and Tower Rooms, each stylishly decorated with either classical or contemporary decor.
Hotel Giraffe (Boutique Hotel) - The Hotel Giraffe is a quaint boutique hotel located on Park Avenue South (at 26th Street). There are only 7 rooms on each floor of this 12-story hotel, each one boasting 10-foot ceilings, photographs from the '20s and '30s and antique chairs and ottomans. Hotel Giraffe offers its guests a European-style breakfast buffet, selections of fine champagne, wine and cheeses as well as high-speed wireless Internet.
The Pod Hotel New York - This affordable hotel is located in Midtown Manhattan and is near to the Theater District, the Chrysler Building, Rockefeller Plaza and the Museum of Modern Art - you will be able to walk or drive your New York car rental to any one of these hotspots. This hotel is 100% non-smoking and offers complementary wireless Internet. Each guestroom offers iPod docking stations, custom bedding and small TVs.
St. James Hotel - Times Square - The St. James Hotel is located on W. 45th Street and is close to Times Square and Broadway. Central Park is also close by. This hotel has 144 rooms spread over 14 floors. Each guestroom has a TV with satellite channels. Note that this hotel is non-smoking.