$169 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Jul 27, 2014 Check-out: Jul 28, 2014

Hilton Manhattan East

4 stars
304 East 42nd Street, New York, NY 10017
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.8
out of 5
210 reviews
Good Choice

I got a cheap deal when booking for this hotel so I can't comment about the price! But the... See full review

  • AP New york
  • Jul 8, 2014
Very nice Hitlon hotel, great customer service

Remodeled recently with a modern touch to this older hotel. I stayed three nights with my... See full review

  • Dudis
  • Apr 14, 2014
Historic hotel on Midtown’s east side near United Nations
This historic, neo-gothic building offers stylish comfort in Midtown Manhattan's east side. In-room touches such as large LCD TVs, marble bathrooms and soft, down duvets and pillows pamper guests. Property amenities include 24-hour fitness and business centers. The East Side location puts guests close to the United Nations and Midtown businesses, as well as Fifth Avenue shopping and other tourist attractions.
Highlights
  • Marble bathrooms with three-jet body showers
  • Select suites have private terraces
  • Steps from the United Nations and Chrysler Building
Location

The hotel is ideally situated for business or leisure travelers. The east side location is near major Fortune 500 corporations. The hotel also is about two blocks from the United Nations. For leisure travelers, the East River and the Chrysler Building are just blocks away. Walk to the famous shopping stretch along Fifth Avenue. Outside of the hotel, find the iconic Palm Restaurant. Grand Central Terminal has a big food court with a variety of ethnic eateries and specialty food shops.

 

Rooms

Neutral decor and dark wood furniture create a warm yet contemporary atmosphere. Beds have 250-thread-count sheets, down duvets and pillows. The marble bathrooms are stocked with Crabtree & Evelyn's LaSource products and have three-jet body showers. In-room amenities include LCD TVs with complimentary HBO, alarm clocks with MP3 connections and coffee makers with Lavazza Italian coffee. Suites with living areas start at 330 square feet. Select suites have private terraces.

Features

The hotel has a 24-hour Precor fitness center and 24-hour business center. The on-site Tudor Bar & Grill is open 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. daily. Room service is available.

Transportation
  • Grand Central Terminal (9 minutes walking)
  • MTA Subway 4, 5, 6; 7 lines at Grand Central (9 minutes walking)
  • La Guardia Airport (25 minutes)
  • Newark Liberty International Airport (30 minutes)
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (40 minutes)
Attractions
  • United Nations (0.2 mi/ 0.3 km)
  • Chrysler Building (0.3 mi/ 0.5 km)
  • Grand Central Terminal (0.5 mi/ 0.8 km)
  • Bryant Park (0.7 mi/ 1.1 km)
Business
  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting rooms and boardrooms to accommodate 8 to 200 guests

Amenities

  • WiFi
Activities
Exercise gym
Dining
Restaurant
Services
Business center
Conference facilities
Internet
WiFi
Accessibility
Wheel chair access

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Hotel Map

40.7497 -73.9721
Nearby airports
La Guardia Airport, (LGA), 10.00, MI, E; John F. Kennedy Intl Airport, (JFK), 18.00, MI, E; Newark Intl Airport, (EWR), 20.00, MI, W;

Nearby points of interest

  • Daily News Building: 0.1 mi
  • Ralph Bunche Park: 0.1 mi
  • Robert Moses Playground: 0.2 mi
  • Chrysler Building: 0.2 mi
  • United Nations Headquarters: 0.2 mi
  • Tudor City: 0.2 mi
  • Japan Society Gallery: 0.3 mi
  • East Side: 0.3 mi
  • Grand Central Station: 0.3 mi
  • MetLife Building: 0.3 mi
  • Murray Hill: 0.4 mi
  • Century Building: 0.4 mi
  • East 34th Street Heliport: 0.5 mi
  • Pierpont Morgan Library: 0.5 mi
  • Ford Foundation Building: 0.5 mi
  • Daily News Building: 0.1 mi
  • Ralph Bunche Park: 0.1 mi
  • Robert Moses Playground: 0.2 mi
  • Chrysler Building: 0.2 mi
  • United Nations Headquarters: 0.2 mi
  • Tudor City: 0.2 mi
  • Japan Society Gallery: 0.3 mi
  • East Side: 0.3 mi
  • Grand Central Station: 0.3 mi
  • MetLife Building: 0.3 mi
  • Murray Hill: 0.4 mi
  • Century Building: 0.4 mi
  • East 34th Street Heliport: 0.5 mi
  • Pierpont Morgan Library: 0.5 mi
  • Ford Foundation Building: 0.5 mi
  • NY Public Library: 0.5 mi
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park: 0.6 mi
  • Lord & Taylor: 0.6 mi
  • American Academy of Dramatic Arts: 0.6 mi
  • Saks Fifth Avenue: 0.6 mi
  • Citicorp Center: 0.6 mi
  • Cathedral of St. Patrick: 0.7 mi
  • International Building: 0.7 mi
  • Lever House: 0.7 mi
  • Bryant Park: 0.7 mi
  • Nintendo World Store New Yok: 0.7 mi
  • Diamond District: 0.7 mi
  • NBC Studios: 0.7 mi
  • Rockefeller Center: 0.7 mi
  • The King's College: 0.7 mi
  • Chester A. Arthur Home: 0.7 mi
  • Bank of America Tower: 0.7 mi
  • GE Building: 0.7 mi
  • Paley Park: 0.7 mi
  • Belasco Theatre: 0.8 mi
  • Radio City Music Hall: 0.8 mi
  • Town Hall: 0.8 mi
  • Museum of Modern Art (MOMA): 0.8 mi
  • Stephen Sondheim Theatre: 0.8 mi
  • Koreatown, Manhattan: 0.8 mi
  • Sony Building: 0.8 mi
  • Herald Square: 0.8 mi
  • Museum of Television and Radio: 0.8 mi
  • Sony Wonder Technology Lab: 0.8 mi
  • Condé Nast Building: 0.8 mi

Dining

Restaurant
onsite

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1500
Check-out:
1200

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (210)

Ratings and reviews for Hilton Manhattan East

Overall score

3.8 / 5
5.01.0
210 out of 210
Amenities:
3.5
Room cleanliness:
4.2
Hotel staff:
4.1
Room comfort:
4.1
Location:
4.1
Value:
3.8

87% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Hilton Manhattan East

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Stuck on New York
West Palm FL
Jul 12, 2014

Close enough!

We were very satisfied with the location and quality of our stay.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
5
Review of Hilton Manhattan East

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
AP New york
Providence
Jul 8, 2014

Good Choice

I got a cheap deal when booking for this hotel so I can't comment about the price! But the experience is pleasant! Location is a plus! Tons of restaurants around!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Review of Hilton Manhattan East

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
KarrieSue
Business
Syracuse, NY
Jun 14, 2014

great decor and friendly staff

The room is small, but I expect that. It's nicely decorated from the lobby all the way to the rooms.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Hilton Manhattan East

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Leftees
Philadelphia, PA
Jun 9, 2014

Weekend getaway

Checkin was quick and easy! The room was very quiet, comfortable and clean. We would definitely stay here again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
4
Review of Hilton Manhattan East

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
boyz
hawaii
May 25, 2014

get what you pay for

Nice hotel. I like the small size of the hotel. Great staff.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
4
Review of Hilton Manhattan East

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Heff22
Business
Ny
May 17, 2014

Just fine

Hotel was clean, convenient and service was good. Location served my needs and it upheld the Hilton name. Not hip or cool, but it was comfortable.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Hilton Manhattan East

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Lefty Mom
Chicago
May 12, 2014

Light filled room

Room had 3 windows with lovely light coming into room....unusual for NYC. Found M&M's under the bed when looking for dropped earring. Stop charging for wi-fi in room!!!!!!!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
3
Review of Hilton Manhattan East

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Dudis
Central NJ
Apr 14, 2014

Very nice Hitlon hotel, great customer service

Remodeled recently with a modern touch to this older hotel. I stayed three nights with my girlfirned and the room was a nice comfy size, with ample storage and closet space. Bathroom was nice and clean and shower was good, no issues. Overall a great stay in a lovely hotel.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
5
Review of Hilton Manhattan East

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Indian Traveller
Business
Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Feb 19, 2014

Business Traveller

Was very convenient for my business meetings - nearest subway station is 5 min walk.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Hilton Manhattan East

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Carlmeister
Council Bluffs, Iowa
Nov 19, 2013

Great Experience

We were upgraded to a junior suite at no cost. The staff and room were both very nice. We will definately stay here again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
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