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Located in Midtown, The Westin New York Grand Central is within a 5-minute walk of Chrysler Building and within 15 minutes of other popular attractions like Grand Central Terminal. This 774-room, 4.5-star hotel welcomes guests with conveniences like a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a 24-hour fitness center. Located centrally in New York, it's also close to Times Square and Empire State Building.


This hotel is home to a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with room service, or get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café. For your convenience, breakfast is available for a fee each morning from 6:30 AM to 11 AM.


All 774 air-conditioned rooms provide minibars, coffee makers, and free newspapers. 42-inch LCD TVs come with digital channels and pay movies, and guests can stay connected with WiFi and wired Internet. Pillowtop beds sport Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters, and bathrooms offer rainfall showers, hair dryers, and free toiletries. Other amenities include free bottled water, safes, and phones.

Property features

The Westin New York Grand Central features a 24-hour fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and 15 meeting rooms. Valet parking is available for USD 65 per day. Helpful staff can provide dry cleaning/laundry services, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include free newspapers, a terrace, and a gift shop.


  • Walking distance to Chrysler Building and Grand Central Terminal
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • 24-hour fitness center

The Westin New York Grand Central

212 East 42nd Street New York NY 10017

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This luxury hotel also offers a 24-hour fitness center, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

The Westin New York Grand Central is a smoke-free property.

  • Elevator/lift 
  • Total number of rooms - 774 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Number of floors - 41 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Meeting rooms 15 
  • Terrace 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 14.95 per day ), Wired internet access ( USD 14.95 per night )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

The Westin New York Grand Central offers 774 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. 42-inch LCD televisions come with premium digital channels and pay movies. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

In-room wired and wireless high-speed Internet access is available for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Shower only 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Down comforter 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • LCD TV 
  • In-room climate control (heating) 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 6:30 AM and 11 AM.

The LCL: Bar & Kitchen - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center.


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is 12:00 PM

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Dogs only

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Tourism fee: USD 3.50 per accommodation, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 45 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 14.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 65 per day
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Late check-out fee: USD Variable
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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