$194 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Aug 21, 2014 Check-out: Aug 23, 2014

The Westin New York Grand Central

4 stars
212 East 42nd Street, New York, NY 10017
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.9
out of 5
31 reviews
Great location

This is an excellent hotel with friendly service. It has a great location. The rooms are clean and... See full review

  • NYC Hotel
  • Jun 16, 2014
Fantastic hotel centrally located

The staff were fantastic, the location is great as it is a short walk to Times Square, so not as... See full review

  • Michellejason
  • Apr 24, 2014
The Westin New York Grand Central's prime Midtown East location is two blocks away from both Grand Central Terminal and the United Nations. Nearby are government and corporate offices; indelible works of New York architecture, such as the Chrysler Building, the Empire State Building, and the Morgan Library; and popular attractions like Times Square and Bryant Park. Our 774 spacious guest rooms—including 11 one-bedroom suites and one three-bedroom Presidential Suite—present a refined elegance and invigorating city views. All rooms were designed with eco-friendly materials, such as energy-conserving LED lights, water-conserving low-flow plumbing, recyclable carpet pads, and GREENGUARD-certified solar shades. Enjoy a blissful nights sleep in the plush Westin Heavenly Bed®, and refresh daily with the Heavenly Bath®. Get back to your best self in our 3,000-square-foot WestinWORKOUT® Gym, which offers state-of-the-art fitness equipment. Savor the nutritious options on our restaurants SuperFoodsRx™ menu, and discover a new favorite drink in the wine and espresso bar. The meeting and event space at The Westin New York Grand Central spans more than 12,000 square feet, with 12-foot-high floor-to-ceiling windows that provide captivating vistas. Choose from our three executive boardrooms, seven breakout rooms, and the stunning ballroom that can accommodate up to 400 people. All are equipped with teleconferencing capabilities, fiber optics, and Internet bandwidth that ranks among the highest in Manhattan.

Hotel Map

40.7504 -73.9739
Area description
Downtown

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The Westin New York Grand Central Rooms

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Amenities

  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
Air conditioned
No smoking rooms/facilities
Pet friendly
Dining
Restaurant
Coffee maker in room
Services
ATM/Cash machine
Parking
Valet parking
Room
Safe

Nearby points of interest

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 PM
Check-out:
12:00 PM

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. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (31)

Ratings and reviews for The Westin New York Grand Central

Overall score

3.9 / 5
5.01.0
14 out of 31
Amenities:
3.9
Room cleanliness:
4.4
Hotel staff:
4.3
Room comfort:
4.2
Location:
4.8
Value:
3.6

86% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of The Westin New York Grand Central

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
NYC Hotel
NYC
Jun 16, 2014

Great location

This is an excellent hotel with friendly service. It has a great location. The rooms are clean and comfortable.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Review of The Westin New York Grand Central

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Wayneypooh
Daphne, AL
Jun 8, 2014

Mostly good.

The only problem that we experienced was the long delays required to get an elevator and the ice machine on th 9 th floor didn't work.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Fine Resturant across the street

Review of The Westin New York Grand Central

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Bruno Soares
Ithaca, NY
May 6, 2014

Loation,,Location

Close to subway. Easy to get around!! 2 blocks from Grand Central Station, where you can find places to eat and shop.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
3
Review of The Westin New York Grand Central

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Bruno Soares
Ithaca, NY
Apr 28, 2014

Location, Location, Location

Location of this hotel is great for subway and bus

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
Entertainment tip: Short walk from hotel

If you want to catch a Mets game or US open, just take subway train 7, what it is a block away.

Review of The Westin New York Grand Central

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Michellejason
Auckland, New Zealand
Apr 24, 2014

Fantastic hotel centrally located

The staff were fantastic, the location is great as it is a short walk to Times Square, so not as loud and crowed but still close to everything. The hotel was very comfortable, the bed was amazing.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Dining tip: Long walk from hotel

The dining in mid city is pretty average, it is better to head either closer to Central Park or soho.

Review of The Westin New York Grand Central

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Kyle Frequent Visitor
New York
Apr 14, 2014

Comfortable, Great location

Hotel was great for a one-night stay. Great location, centrally located near Grand Central.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Review of The Westin New York Grand Central

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
RJCJ
Ct
Mar 11, 2014

Great weekend getaway

Great place to stay to be close to the action of the city. It's convenient if you're traveling by train, great selection of restaurants within walking distance, newly renovated, affordibly priced.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

Pre-plan to be sure you take advantage of all that's available.

Review of The Westin New York Grand Central

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
Steve. Shin
Seoul, Korea
Feb 2, 2014

The Worst Hotel

We are Stayed Jan 25~31, 2013 We are experienced the worst of worst. Location is very good. But Staff is very unkindness. I Never visit there!!!!!!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Room cleanliness:
1
Hotel staff:
1
Room comfort:
1
Location:
4
Value:
1
Entertainment tip: Long walk from hotel

Timesquare

Review of The Westin New York Grand Central

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Rose d
Stamford ct
Dec 23, 2013

Perfect Location new Grand Central Terminal

The only thing that was incovenient for me is the fact they don't start checking in unitl 3 Pm which prompted me to change in the bathroom for my event. other than that, everything was wonderful, nice staff and very comfortable room.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Review of The Westin New York Grand Central

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Daria22
New jersey
Oct 20, 2013

very good quality

Especially considering that I got an online deal and only paid $250 for a $450 room, this hotel was amazing. Its a really big hotel and the staff is great. They get you a cab in like 2 seconds which could be very hard during rush hour. It is clean and the size of the room is pretty big. The fridge is filled with all kinds of alcohol, water, and snacks. I would definitely stay here again in the future.

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