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The city that never sleeps invigorates the senses and sends the appetite for adventure into overdrive. Walk through Times Square, immerse yourself in Little Italy, luxuriate in Central Park and dream big at Radio City Music Hall. For great discounts on your New York City vacation, grab a CityPASS for entry to six of NYC's top attractions for a fraction of the cost. Let CheapTickets help you get into an Empire State of mind, and squeeze every last drop of juice out of the Big Apple.

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The Empire Hotel

Sophisticated Upper West Side hotel near Central Park, Lincoln CenterThe rich brown, grey and gold decor accented with animal-print pillows sets a tone of sophistication. Touches such as Frette linens and a cool rooftop bar make this hotel ideal for guests who appreciate luxury without stuffiness. A complimentary fitness center, a salon accessible from the hotel and a seasonal rooftop pool deck are just some of the amenities available to guests. HighlightsRooftop bar and pool deckComplimentary fitness centerA block from Central Park, Lincoln Center Location The Empire Hotel is right by Lincoln Center and Central Park. It's a short walk to the Time Warner Center, which is home to Per Se, by the celebrated Thomas Keller, and sushi restaurant Masa, by chef Masayoshi Takayama. Rooms The 420 rooms and suites are sophisticated and chic, with neutral decor and contemporary touches. Beds have Frette linens, and other amenities include 32-inch flat-screen TVs, iPod docking stations with speakers and free Wi-Fi. Dining On-site Ed's Chowder House is a sleek setting for seafood dishes such as tuna steak frites, chowders and a raw bar. The pool deck serves a limited menu, and guests also can eat at the Rooftop Bar & Lounge. Room service is available. The Rooftop Bar & Lounge boasts views of Lincoln Center and the skyline under the iconic Empire Hotel sign. The bar has a menu featuring signature cocktails, wines by the glass, bottle service and hearty appetizers. RecreationThe pool deck is open seasonally May through September. Guests can cool off in the plunge pool, or retreat to a private cabana (fees apply) with flat-screen TV and iPod docking station. The pool deck menu features food and drink items. Guests can also take advantage of the hotel's complimentary fitness center. Transportation La Guardia Airport (25 minutes)John F. Kennedy International Airport (35 minutes)Newark International Airport (35 minutes)MTA Subway 1, 2 lines at 66th St - Lincoln Center Attractions Lincoln Center (0.1 mi/ 0.16 km)Central Park (0.1 mi/ 0.16 km)Time Warner Center (0.3 mi/ 0.48 km) Business Meeting space for up to 250 peopleFree Wi-Fi Policies and fees There is a $12.95 charge per 24-hour period for Wi-Fi.
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City Club Hotel

4 stars
4.1 / 5 92 reviews
Shaping the future of Hospitality in the spirit of the past, the City Club Hotel combines the scale and tradition of a private club with the first rate services and amenities of a modern luxury hotel. Located near the Theater District on vibrant West 44th Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenue and Avenue of the Americas, it offers the neighborhood and city nothing less than an urban cultural oasis for the refined traveler.Hotelier Jeff Klein has remained ardently committed to preserving the relaxed privacy of the buildings former incarnation as a gentlemens club and private sanctuary for the citys power brokers. Dating from 1904, and nestled on the New York Citys Club Row. The seven-story, 65 room hotels discrete, elegant façade is in harmony with prestigious neighbors like the New York Yacht, Harvard and Penn Clubs. The intimate duplex lobby that incorporates a mezzanine guest lounge furthers the hotels twin themes of discretion and luxury.The hotels interior designer, Jeffrey Bilhuber, regards the City Club as an important step in the evolution of his New American Classicism, a seductive mix of classic materials and simple forms utilized in a refreshing and inspired manner. The blend of familiar and innovative appeals to modernists and traditionalists alike, creating a continuity of style while nurturing a modern tradition.Bilhubers emphasis on comfort and luxury is evident in every facet of the hotel, whose handsome guest rooms feature wall coverings simulating hand drawn plaster, Honduran mahogany, Frette bed linens, and down feather beds. The City Club Hotel also offers three Grand Duplex suites, each with their own private terrace. All accommodations contain voluminous chocolate marble and chrome bathrooms offering CO Bigelow bath products.
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The Strand

A breath taking view from the sky in contemporary luxuryAt The Strand Hotel, stay above the fray and enjoy service 365 days a year at the on-site 21st floor bar – the Midtown Manhattan rooftop bar and lounge. Observe the Empire State Building from the rooftop while enjoying a panoramic view of the rest of Manhattan, and visit nearby major area attractions and business centers, as well as a variety of dining options within walking distance. The Strand Hotel boasts its own dining options, including the American Bistro with meals and desserts prepared by executive chef Kelvin Fernandez. 3 Reasons To Stay:Bar and lounge on the 21st floor has a retractable roof and amazing view of the Empire State BuildingContemporary hotel designed by Gene Kaufman and decorated by Conde NastClose to both the exciting attractions and business centers in Midtown Manhattan The Strand RoomsThe superior, deluxe, executive and premier guest rooms at The Strand Hotel all contain mahogany furnishings for a contemporary feel. The Strand Hotel boasts large, picture-view windows in all 177 of its spacious guest rooms to provide stunning views of iconic downtown Manhattan. All rooms feature designs by Lisa Knight, and offer dark walnut furnishings and vintage fashion photography. The hotel gives off a sleek and modern feel, from the mahogany furnishings to the clean, fresh linens. Granite countertops and European style tiling give even the bathrooms a dash of fashion and elegance, allowing guests to enjoy the feature walk-in showers and bathtubs. Stay connected with flat-screen televisions and complimentary newspapers, including The New York Times and USA Today, and get work done on a business trip with multiple telephone lines including voice mail. Room service is also available. Premier rooms additionally feature balconies that offer stellar views of the Empire State Building. Things To Do:Herald Square (0.1 mi/0.2 km)New York Yankees Official Clubhouse Shop (0.1 mi/0.2 km)Bryant Park (0.2 mi/0.4 km)Empire State Building (0.6 mi/0.9 km)Jacob K. Javits Convention Center (1 mi/1.6 km)Madison Square Garden (1 mi/1.6 km)Broadway Theaters (2 mi/3.2 km)
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The Out NYC

4 stars
4.0 / 5 73 reviews
Sleek 4 Star Urban resort, minutes from Times Square with complimentary spa access and WiFi. Like New York City itself, THE OUT NYC is defined by limitless possibilities. Discover your home away from home in one of the hotel's 101 contemporary guest rooms and gain access to our unique outdoor spaces, expertly curated art collection, and comprehensive amenities. Experience the acclaimed culinary achievements of chef Dale Schnell at KTCHN, a modern American restaurant boasting a Mediterranean flair. Relax your mind and elevate your senses at The Spa, where our team of expert masseurs, facialists and personal trainers deliver results against the backdrop of a glass 23-foot high glass atrium, a cascading waterfall and private year-round cabanas. And when night falls and the city comes alive, you're merely few steps away from XL Nightclub, 14,000 square feet of nighttime entertainment delivered by the world's most electrifying performers, DJs and promoters. Fodor's named The OUT NYC as one of the world's most beautiful hotle gardens.
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The Time Hotel

Stylish, Urbane Ambiance of this Midtown New York City Boutique Hotel Experience The Time - a delightfully nuanced midtown New York City boutique hotel, offering the deluxe services and amenities sophisticated travelers require. Using a palette of vibrant primary colors, designer Adam D. Tihany has created a stunning accommodation that exudes fun and urban cool. Explore the city from this ideally located Times Square boutique hotel, close to the renowned Theatre District, and just steps from all this center of urban culture has to offer. Haven of Tranquility within a Posh New York Times Square Boutique Hotel Discover a superbly placed haven of retreat at The Time. This urbane midtown New York boutique hotel is ideal for exploring the city, romantic getaways, or extended visits. Your Room: 164 rooms, 28 suites and 1 triplex Penthouse, all with plasma televisions, Bose Wave sound system with iPod/MP3 connection, high-speed Internet access, electronic in-room safe sized for laptop, mini bar, multi-line/speaker telephones, cable television, movies on demand, complimentary New York Times (USA Today, Wall Street Journal and London Financial Times upon request), iron & board, work desk with task lighting, hair dryer, bathrobe, Gilchrist & Soames toiletries.
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Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
Los Angeles New York Mon, May 12 - Mon, May 19 $340
Fort Lauderdale New York Wed, May 7 - Wed, May 14 $218
San Francisco New York Mon, May 12 - Thu, May 29 $302
Orlando New York Wed, Jun 11 - Fri, Jun 13 $259
Atlanta New York Wed, May 14 - Wed, May 28 $247
Chicago New York Sat, Jun 7 - Sat, Jun 14 $208
San Juan New York Tue, May 6 - Mon, May 12 $275
Miami New York Fri, May 16 - Tue, May 20 $262
Dallas New York Fri, Apr 25 - Tue, Apr 29 $195
Charlotte New York Tue, May 6 - Sat, May 10 $201
Seattle New York Wed, May 28 - Sat, May 31 $336
Tampa New York Tue, May 20 - Mon, May 26 $219
Denver New York Fri, May 9 - Fri, May 30 $218
Las Vegas New York Fri, May 30 - Mon, Jun 9 $335
Raleigh New York Thu, Apr 24 - Thu, May 1 Check rates
San Diego New York Sat, May 24 - Wed, May 28 $386
Santo Domingo New York Wed, May 14 - Wed, May 21 $411
Houston New York Sun, May 25 - Wed, May 28 $254
Phoenix New York Tue, May 6 - Wed, May 14 $314
Detroit New York Wed, May 14 - Wed, May 21 $228
Santiago New York Wed, Apr 30 - Wed, May 7 $435
Minneapolis New York Thu, May 22 - Tue, Jun 3 $298
Moscow New York Wed, May 28 - Mon, Jun 16 $478
New Orleans New York Thu, May 29 - Tue, Jun 3 $181
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Best time to take a vacation to New York

  • Best Time to Go

    The best time to plan New York City vacations depends on your interests. For example, cultural devotees will love to visit during the fall, winter or the beginning of spring, when the top cultural establishments offer the best of entertainment free of charge. Those with inclinations towards sight-seeing will prefer the more manageable weather of fall and spring. In terms of wallet string manageability, the best travel bargains are available between January and April, avoiding peak tourist seasons.

Insider tips for New York travel

  • Harlem

    Harlem caters to the young and vibrant and offers a reasonable price tag for visitors looking for good New York travel accommodations, along Frederick Douglass Boulevard.

  • Natural Sceneries

    With a vast selection of natural sceneries from the Niagara Falls to Catskill mountains, divulge yourself in a nature escapade of jungle trekking, swimming or photography, to name a few.

  • Adventureland

    For those visiting the city with family, bring your kids to Adventureland at Long Island. With over 30 rides and entertainment, as well as shopping outlets, it is bound to be an exciting day for you and your loved ones.

  • Fashion and Art

    With New York City is a hub for fashion and art, so spend some time at the Museum of the Fashion Institute of Technology, which has an inexhaustible collection of 50,000 outfits and ornaments, some that date from the 18th century.

  • Best Pizzas

    New York City travel is not complete without a slice of pizza, and the best locations to grab a bite include Ben’s in Soho, or Joe’s Pizza at Carmine Street.

New York highlights

  • New York City highlights
  • Empire State Building

    Whether you're looking for King Kong or meeting a sleepless someone from Seattle, the top of the Empire State Building is the place to be. This Manhattan icon has stood the test of time, and embodies old New York glamour, elegance and wow factor.

  • High Line

    What was once an elevated freight train line has been redeveloped into a 1.45-mile-long park, with a walking track that allows a unique perspective on the city below. Take a walk on the high side during your New York City travels, and relax in the tranquility as you watch the hustle and bustle down below.

  • Broadway

    They say there's nothing like seeing a show on Broadway during your New York City vacation, but the thrill is much sweeter when you nab tickets for a fraction of the price. Check out the half-price ticket stalls in Times Square and head to a matinee for a reduced fee. Other budget-enhancing measures include watching dress rehearsals and choosing a seat with less of a view.

  • Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island

    America is a proud nation of immigrants and these harbor icons celebrate that fact. Spend a few bucks to take a tour, or do as the locals do and get the best views from the deck of the Staten Island Ferry.

  • Apollo Theater

    Head to Harlem on your New York City travels to see where some the biggest names in the biz (Ella Fitzgerald, Michael Jackson, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder) graced the stage. You could pay a small fortune to watch big-name acts, but if you go on weekly Amateur Night, you can see the stars of the future for around $20.

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