Hampton Inn Manhattan – Times Square North
The Hampton Inn Manhattan – Times Square North is located on the easternmost edge of Hell’s Kitchen, which stretches from Eighth Avenue down to the Hudson River and 34th Street to 59th Street. This modern hotel was built in 2005 and offers 300 tastefully appointed guest rooms over 11 floors, all within walking distance of some of the city’s best restaurants and some of Midtown’s best attractions.
While it’s also billed as the Theatre District, the Hampton Inn Manhattan – Times Square North is actually located in Hell’s Kitchen. But don’t let the name of the neighborhood put you off. While gangsters and hustlers may have roamed the streets back in the day, these days the neighborhood is abuzz with locals partaking of the excellent restaurants, bars, theatres and shopping options.
Furnished with one king or two queen-sized beds, a desk, ergonomic desk chair, lap desk, coffeemaker, flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi, guests will find Hampton Inn Manhattan – Times Square North’s rooms to be perfectly comfortable, clean and bright. As you might expect, the views get better the higher you climb.
The expansive, sun-dappled lobby offers a place for travelers to relax and regroup before their next adventure or meeting, along with a helpful concierge. A small business center is available for checking email, surfing the Web or printing out boarding passes. Fitness-oriented guests can check out the compact gym or walk seven blocks over to Central Park and go for a scenic run in the leafy park. The breakfast room offers a free, full American breakfast every morning until 10am. Diners can choose between eggs cooked any number of ways, fresh waffles, fruit, cereal and/or hot oatmeal. Coffee, tea and hot chocolate are available in the breakfast room all day.
Did you know?
Boss Tweed, Larry David, Alicia Keys, Jerry Orbach, Sylvester Stallone and Tom Hanks have all called Hell’s Kitchen home at one point in their lives.
The third version of Madison Square Garden used to be located a block away, at 50th St. and Eighth Avenue; it was torn down in 1968 to make room for the world’s tallest building, but the space functioned as a parking lot until the late eighties.
Central Park has 36 bridges and arches and all of them were designed to be completely unique.
For travelers who want to be close to the center of the action, but not fully immersed in the blinking lights of Broadway, the Hampton Inn Manhattan – Times Square North, is a comfortable choice. Within walking distance to Times Square, Central Park and Rockefeller Center, the hotel is a perfect option for visitors and business travelers alike.
Hampton Inn Manhattan-Times Square North Location Information:
851 Eighth Ave.
New York, NY 10019
1, C, E to 50th St.
The Hampton Inn Manhattan – Times Square North doesn’t have a restaurant, but they do offer free hot and cold breakfast daily. Breakfast choices always include a make-it-yourself waffle bar, cereals, fruits, yogurt, pastries and toast, and can include eggs, bacon and sausage. Coffee, tea and hot chocolate is available gratis, 24 hours a day. Guests who don’t have time for a sit-down breakfast can grab a breakfast “to go” bag on their way out the door.
Though the hotel doesn’t have an on-site restaurant, it is located in a neighborhood brimming with dining choices. From southern dining to Szechuan and everything in between, guests are perfectly located to order in.
- Business Center
- Exercise Gym
- Smoke-Free Policy
- Wheelchair Access
- Wireless Internet