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BEST WESTERN PLUS Hotel President at Time Square(3 stars)

234 W 48th Street New York, New York, 10036-1424, US View on map
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Rating by categories

  • Hotel in general
    4.0
  • Room
    3.7
  • Service
    4.2
  • Location
    5.6
  • Gastronomy
    4.3
  • Sport & Leisure
    2.7

Rating breakdown

  • excellent
    13
  • very good
    10
  • acceptable
    9
  • poor
    5
  • terrible
    0
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Gabi
Thoroughly recommendable
  • Recommended hotel
  • Couples
  • Translated
  • City break
  • August 2014
Well equipped room with fridge, air conditioning, TV, telephone, radio-alarm, coffee machine with accessories, ironing board, iron, room safe. Room and bed rather small, but completely adequate. Offered hotel breakfast for about 13 dollars is rather expensive (we didn't try it). The background music in the lobby was annoying. The BW President is well suited to people who are looking for a 'normal' hotel without any particular comforts. We would recommend it! read hotel review
  • Hotel
    5.0
    Condition of the Hotel
    5.0
    General cleanliness of the different areas
    5.0
  • Location
    5.8
    Transportation connection and available excursions
    6.0
    Restaurants & bars in the area
    6.0
    Proximity to shopping areas
    6.0
    Other leisure activities available
    5.0
  • Service
    5.3
    Staff's knowledge of foreign language
    4.0
    Reception, check-in & check-out
    6.0
    Friendliness and helpfulness
    5.0
    Competence (handling complaints)
    6.0
  • Room
    4.5
    Size of the room
    4.0
    Cleanliness & linen change
    5.0
    Size of the bathroom
    4.0
    Room amenities (TV, balcony, safe, etc.)
    5.0
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Andrey
Hotel near Theatre district and Time square
  • Recommended hotel
  • Friends
  • City break
  • July 2014
The perfect thing about this hotel is it's location. You are just around the corner from Times square and many theatres nearby. A lots of bars, karaoke, restaurants are around. The hotel is comfortable, but it feels that it was renovated long time ago. The rooms are not big but it is not expected for the mere price in the center of New York on peak season. Would recommend this hotel for short stay not demanding for extra luxury. read hotel review
  • Service
    6.0
    Staff's knowledge of foreign language
    6.0
    Reception, check-in & check-out
    6.0
    Friendliness and helpfulness
    6.0
    Competence (handling complaints)
    6.0
  • Location
    6.0
    Transportation connection and available excursions
    6.0
    Restaurants & bars in the area
    6.0
    Proximity to shopping areas
    6.0
    Other leisure activities available
    6.0
  • Gastronomy
    5.0
    Atmosphere & furnishings
    5.0
  • Room
    4.8
    Size of the room
    5.0
    Size of the bathroom
    4.0
    Cleanliness & linen change
    5.0
    Room amenities (TV, balcony, safe, etc.)
    5.0
  • Hotel
    5.0
    Condition of the Hotel
    5.0
    General cleanliness of the different areas
    5.0
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Roger
Great location, right on the Time Square
  • Recommended hotel
  • Couples
  • Translated
  • City break
  • June 2013
With the great location on the Time Square one is directly in the center and there was always something. With the many metro one comes fast to the desired objective, but much is on foot very easy to reach. The room size was small, but for such a city needs one also hardly a room, since we anyway were never in the room and the size was completely enough. read hotel review
  • Room
    5.0
    Size of the room
    5.0
    Cleanliness & linen change
    5.0
    Size of the bathroom
    5.0
    Room amenities (TV, balcony, safe, etc.)
    5.0
  • Service
    5.0
    Reception, check-in & check-out
    5.0
    Friendliness and helpfulness
    5.0
  • Hotel
    5.3
    Condition of the Hotel
    6.0
    General cleanliness of the different areas
    5.0
    Disabled-friendly
    5.0
  • Location
    6.0
    Transportation connection and available excursions
    6.0
    Restaurants & bars in the area
    6.0
    Proximity to shopping areas
    6.0
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Sven
For a New York city break absolutely enough!
  • Recommended hotel
  • Couples
  • Translated
  • City break
  • May 2013
We booked this hotel for our city trip in may this year despite the quite bad reviews, as me in all first and foremost the location convinced. The lobby is clean, there are next to the reception a small bar. Several elevators are available and a desk at which one transfers and maps etc. Can book. The wifi is free of charge and you will receive a check-in code and a password. Has everything worked without problems. read hotel review
  • Service
    5.0

    The check-in was very friendly and one felt welcome. Room service was very good. The hand towels were fresh and clean and the bed, which my girlfriend on such trips gladly checked for cleanliness is, it was also. If wished it daily new towels and new bed linen provided. On the dealing with complaints i can't say, because i no report had.

  • Hotel
    4.0

    We booked this hotel for our city trip in may this year despite the quite bad reviews, as me in all first and foremost the location convinced. The lobby is clean, there are next to the reception a small bar. Several elevators are available and a desk at which one transfers and maps etc. Can book. The wifi is free of charge and you will receive a check-in code and a password. Has everything worked without problems.

  • Room
    4.0

    We had a room on the 15. floor, which easily with one of the elevators was. Facilities: Size about 15 square meters, consisting of rooms with bathroom and shower and storage/closet. The bed was about 1.40 times 2.00 meters large, so not really a lot of space available. There was a great air conditioning system in the american style, a desk, with a flat screen tv hung and a chest of drawers. In the storage room had a kleiderstande with hangers, an iron and ironing board and a safe, no extra fee to use. The bathroom and toilet were absolutely clean. Of course, it was not a new bathroom, but the cleanliness of the room was ok. One of the things the often criticized the room concern i can write as follows: Air conditioning is right next to the bed under the window and service as only fresh air, since the windows open. At like the air conditioning but also be turned off if these too loud is. We had no problems, except that she quite dusty was. What to be criticized is are the windows. Two pieces of it were available, but they were with a simple thin glass and it felt, as if the pieces of plastic or perspex are, so thin came before. Accordingly was also the noise. At night there were sirens of police and emergency ambulances to hear. Even if this hotel Best Western chain, this is no german Best Western standard, but for a city trip adequate.

  • Location
    6.0

    This hotel lies as in every other review to read in a great location about 300 to 400 metres from the Time Square away so virtually. Many attractions are reachable on foot, but also the subway stations of the individual lines are close. Restaurants, shops and above all theaters are right in front of the door. Perfect! Midtown!

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Maria
For a city trip adequate
  • Recommended hotel
  • Couples
  • Translated
  • City break
  • May 2013
For a city break to New York we found the hotel just. Price/performance ratio was for new york standards in order. The furnishing of the rooms was simple, but clean. As city breaks most time anyway on the way is, was for us the hotel completely okay. read hotel review
  • Service
    5.7
    Staff's knowledge of foreign language
    5.0
    Reception, check-in & check-out
    6.0
    Friendliness and helpfulness
    6.0
  • Hotel
    4.5
    Condition of the Hotel
    4.0
    General cleanliness of the different areas
    5.0
  • Room
    4.8
    Size of the room
    4.0
    Size of the bathroom
    5.0
    Cleanliness & linen change
    5.0
    Room amenities (TV, balcony, safe, etc.)
    5.0
  • Gastronomy
    4.3
    Variety of food and drinks
    4.0
    Overall cleanliness in the restaurant and in the dining areas
    5.0
    Quality of food and drinks
    4.0
    Atmosphere & furnishings
    4.0
  • Location
    6.0
    Transportation connection and available excursions
    6.0
    Restaurants & bars in the area
    6.0
    Proximity to shopping areas
    6.0
    Other leisure activities available
    6.0
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Amenities

Hotel amenities

  • Terrace
  • Meeting/Banquet Facilities
  • Non-smoking room
  • Hairdressers/Beauty salon
  • Business centre
  • Cash machine on site
  • Hotel safe
  • Internet
  • Lift
  • Central heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Car park

Room amenities

  • Writing bureau
  • Phone
  • Satellite TV
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Electronic room keys
  • Wake up call/Alarm clock
  • Pets allowed

Gastronomy

  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Breakfast buffet

A choice of sports

  • Fitness centre

Spa offers

  • Spa centre

Other hotel information

  • 24 hour reception
  • Airport transfer
  • Express check in and check out
  • 24 hour security
  • Car hire
  • Ticket service
  • Information desk
  • Children welcome
  • All public and private areas are no smoking zones
  • Wifi
  • Free Wifi access included
  • Newspaper
  • Laundry service