$195 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Jan 12, 2015 Check-out: Jan 15, 2015

Washington Square Hotel

3 stars
103 Waverly Place, New York, NY 10011
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.9
out of 5
45 reviews
Visiting campus

Staff was wonderful! Location was perfect. We were visiting Cardozo law school. See full review

  • Mom of prospectiv student
  • Mar 13, 2014
NYU Move In

We stayed here for 2 nights in August 2013 when our daughter moved into her residence hall at NYU.... See full review

  • LAStanford
  • Aug 28, 2013
An establishment at the very heart of Greenwich Village
The Washington Square Hotel is a reflection of the famous Greenwich Village neighborhood in which it is located. Home to some of the most celebrated New York artists and performers over the years, the area has a distinct bohemian feel to it and the Washington Square Hotel reflects this with an Art Deco feel throughout. Enjoy a daily continental breakfast, 24-hour reception service, free Wi-Fi Internet access, a fully equipped fitness center, massage and facial services upon request and the elegant North Square Restaurant and Lounge.
3 Reasons To Stay:
  • Situated in the center of Greenwich Village, a haven for artists, writers and performers
  • One of the few remaining family-run hotels in New York, giving it an intimate feel 
  • Critically-acclaimed North Square Restaurant, with a menu by executive chef Yoel Cruz
 
Washington Square Hotel Rooms
Keeping with the theme of the rest of the building, guest rooms are newly renovated with Art Deco features, evoking thoughts of turn-of-the-century Paris and Berlin. Suites at the Washington Square Hotel offer the ultimate comfort and opulence with pillow top mattresses and dark wood and red leather upholstered furniture pieces that accentuate the Art Deco look. Guests enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access, phones with data ports, in-room safety deposit boxes and full in-room ironing facilities. The en suite bathrooms continue the Art Deco theme with dark wood shelving and mosaic tiles giving a crisp and clean feel to each one. Also, complimentary bathrobes are included and fresh towels are provided daily. Guests will also enjoy the breathtaking city views from their room, including views of nearby Washington Square Park.
Things To Do:
  • Empire State Building (1.6 mi/2.6 km)
  • Central Park (3.8 mi/6.1 km)
  • Brooklyn Bridge (4.2 mi/6.8 km)
  • Liberty State Park (7.5 mi/12 km)
  • La Guardia Airport (11.1 mi/17.9 km)
Policies and fees
  • Nightly rates from $301 USD
  • Check-in: 3 p.m./Check-out:Noon 
  • Please note: Upon check-in, the guest must present a valid ID and a credit card in their name for incidentals

This is not a comprehensive list of fees. Any amounts listed above may not include taxes and are subject to change.

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Washington Square Hotel Rooms

Deluxe Twin Room
Non-smoking, newly renovated Art-Deco styled guest room with two pillowtop single beds, cable TV, radio, complimentary high-speed internet access, in-room safe deposit box, air conditioning,hair dryer, iron/ironing board, phone with data port and robes.
Deluxe Queen Room
Non-smoking, newly renovated Art-Deco styled guest room with one pillowtop queen bed, cable TV, radio, complimentary high-speed internet access, in-room safe deposit box, air conditioning,hair dryer, iron/ironing board, phone with data port and robes.
Superior Queen
This cozy, non-smoking interior view room features a queen bed with pillow top mattress and complimentary WiFi Internet access.
Superior Twin
This cozy, non-smoking interior view room features two twin beds with pillow top mattress and complimentary WiFi Internet access.

Amenities

  • Free continental breakfast
  • Free internet
General
Elevators
Activities
Fitness Center
Spa
Dining
Free continental breakfast
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Services
In-Room Safe
Internet
Free internet
Parking
Parking
Accessibility
Service animals allowed
Public areas wheelchair accessible for disabled
Audible emergency alarm for sight impaired guest
Visual emergency alarm for hearing impaired guest

Nearby points of interest

  • New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture (building): 0 mi
  • Gay Street: 0.1 mi
  • Washington Arch: 0.1 mi
  • Provincetown Playhouse: 0.1 mi
  • Jefferson Market Library: 0.1 mi
  • Washington Mews: 0.2 mi
  • Church of the Ascension, Episcopal: 0.2 mi
  • Northern Dispensary: 0.2 mi
  • Sheridan Square Viewing Garden: 0.2 mi
  • Montauk Club: 0.2 mi
  • Winston Churchill Park: 0.2 mi
  • Grey Art Gallery: 0.2 mi
  • Brown Building: 0.2 mi
  • New York University: 0.3 mi
  • Cherry Lane Theatre: 0.3 mi
  • New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture (building): 0 mi
  • Gay Street: 0.1 mi
  • Washington Arch: 0.1 mi
  • Provincetown Playhouse: 0.1 mi
  • Jefferson Market Library: 0.1 mi
  • Washington Mews: 0.2 mi
  • Church of the Ascension, Episcopal: 0.2 mi
  • Northern Dispensary: 0.2 mi
  • Sheridan Square Viewing Garden: 0.2 mi
  • Montauk Club: 0.2 mi
  • Winston Churchill Park: 0.2 mi
  • Grey Art Gallery: 0.2 mi
  • Brown Building: 0.2 mi
  • New York University: 0.3 mi
  • Cherry Lane Theatre: 0.3 mi
  • Grace Church: 0.4 mi
  • Grove Court: 0.4 mi
  • Greenwich Village: 0.4 mi
  • Colonnade Row: 0.4 mi
  • Forbes Magazine Galleries: 0.4 mi
  • Strand Book Store: 0.4 mi
  • Joseph Papp Public Theater: 0.4 mi
  • Merchant's House Museum: 0.4 mi
  • Cooper Union Foundation Building: 0.4 mi
  • Queen of Greene Street: 0.4 mi
  • Space Untitled Espresso Bar: 0.5 mi
  • Union Square Park: 0.5 mi
  • Abingdon Square Park: 0.5 mi
  • Jackson Square Park: 0.5 mi
  • Hamilton Fish House: 0.5 mi
  • Washington Square: 0.6 mi
  • Ukrainian Museum: 0.6 mi
  • Union Square Theatre: 0.6 mi
  • The Children's Museum of the Arts: 0.6 mi
  • Dahesh Museum: 0.6 mi
  • King of Greene Street: 0.6 mi
  • Scharmann's: 0.6 mi
  • New York City Fire Museum: 0.6 mi
  • Independence Plaza: 0.6 mi
  • Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site: 0.6 mi
  • Goethe House: 0.7 mi
  • Hudson River Park: 0.7 mi
  • Flatiron District: 0.7 mi
  • The Players: 0.7 mi
  • Mechanics and Traders Bank: 0.7 mi

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
North Square Lounge and hotel lobby bar are available for meetings and private functions.

Dining

North Square Lounge
An elegant and romantic room that has become one of the city's hotspots. The lounge features a Sunday jazz brunch.
North Square Restaurant
North Square Restaurant takes a global approach to new American Cuisine and features an award wining wine selection.
Lobby Bar
An intimate space for cocktails, light fare and afternoon tea.

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 (45)

Ratings and reviews for Washington Square Hotel

Overall score

3.9 / 5
5.01.0
45 out of 45
Amenities:
3.6
Room cleanliness:
4.4
Hotel staff:
4.5
Room comfort:
3.8
Location:
4.7
Value:
3.8

98% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Mike from Kew
Surrey, UK
Oct 22, 2012

Ideal location for lower Manhattan

The only slight disappointment was the inclusive breakfast.

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

4
5.01.0
Ib2324
Business
Bristol, U.K.
Dec 10, 2014

Perfect base to explore New York

A delightful hotel; the rooms were comfortable, clean and well-appointed. Breakfast was included and was very good, with a large choice of "extras" that could be purchased if required. Staff were helpful and pleasant. There is a subway very close by that will take you the length of Manhattan for less than $3 but it is worth the walk up Fifth Avenue for the full New York experience. Would definitely recommend.

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

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Nasenbaernase
Business
Omaha, Ne
Dec 2, 2014

Nice hotel in great location

I stayed in this hotel with a buddy. The room came with 2 Twin beds. Even though the hotel was overall very nice, the room was rather small, but sufficient. The complimentary breakfast was better than expected. The location is great - next to Washington Square Park and very close to a subway station. We had a great time, and overall I'd say the hotel definitely lived up to and partially exceeded its 3 star rating.

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

Business

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
davinci999
Business
los angeles
Nov 22, 2014

Good location

I loved the area around the hotel. The hotel itself is what you would expect for the money.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
2
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Gabriella G
Business
Athens, Georgia
Oct 27, 2014

Perfect Location

Access to subway lines is excellent. Interesting dining options nearby from frugal to fancy. NYU is also near, which brings its own international community of students and scholars. Hotel staff are warm and helpful. Stayed here twice in less than six months.

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

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Big 1955.
Business
Torrington CT.
Oct 22, 2014

Location, location, location

Great spot, directly across from Washington Square park and a short walk to many village locations. Rooms are small but that is expected in the city.

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

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Voldemort's dog
Business
New York
Oct 1, 2014

Good place to stay

Was great, very close to NYU, and wasy to get uptown since it was so close to the ACE line. Friendly staff as well.

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

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
BNicolai
Business
Jackson, Missouri
Oct 1, 2014

Lovely, Comfy Hotel, Great Location

We loved staying at this place. Though the rooms are small (which is standard), the hotel was quiet, comfy, and clean. It's right next to Macdougal Street, Washington Square Park, and within easy walking distance to the Village, Soho, and the East Village. You can reserve it and rest easy.

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

Business

Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

Walk to Broadway and head either north or south - there are endless home decor stores just north of Union Square, and endless clothing shops south of 4th St.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Dailak
Business
Oakland, California
Aug 4, 2014

Washington Square Hotel: Little Village Gem

We always love staying here for the three classic reasons: location, location, location. Since the remodel, however, there was one big defect: No light over the bathroom sink! Big oversight! Unfortunately I can't comment further because we were called back to the west coast on the first night of our NY vacation!

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

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Friend of Jim
Business
Chicago, IL
Jul 9, 2014

Great spot in the Village

We loved our stay here - perfect location for hanging out in Greenwich Village. Room was a little small, but cozy - exactly what we wanted. Loved the ambiance and design of the hotel. Staff was friendly and outgoing.

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

Business

Nightlife tip: Short walk from hotel

The Comedy Cellar is just 3 blocks away...

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Review of Washington Square Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Kat the cat
Business
Australia
Jun 21, 2014

Stay here, no doubt about it

Ideal location near the perfect subway stop. Fantastic breakfast and amazing staff. Fantastic value definitely stay here!

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

Business

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