Aka Times Square Aparthotel - New York

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123 West 44Th Street, New York, United States, 10036  show map
 4 stars
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Aka Times Square Aparthotel - New York

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Business center

Verified Reviews:

  • Amenities are amazing - Free breakfast - Half a block off times square
  • Apartments are huge - Great bed and linens - Staff are just as good
  • Amazing apartment hotel - Does not have a restaurant or room service - Apartment was extremely spacious
  • Biz center was nice - Gym adequae - All the employees in guest services are top-notch
  • Beautiful furniture - Great kitchen - Service was excellent

Overview

Close to the city center, the four-star AKA Times Square Hotel enjoys location nearby main cultural and shopping in New York.

Built in 1894 by architect George Keister and newly redesigned the hotel features 24-hour fitness center.

All 105 air-conditioned rooms offer flat screen TV and fully equipped kitchenette.

a.lounge offers a wide variety spirits and contemporary cocktails.

Grand Central Station is located within five minutes walk from the hotel.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   12.  Number of rooms:   105.

Rooms

All rooms feature contemporary design and a full bathroom, air-conditioning, high-speed internet access, flat screen TV, hair dryer, work desk and direct dial phone.

Studio rooms come with fully equipped kitchen and mosaic baths.

Two-bedroom suites feature separate living room with plasma TV and a luxury bathroom.

Dining options

a.lounge offers a variety of cocktails, wines and other spirits in stylish environment. It is open from Monday to Sunday from 5pm until late.

Services

Business center with Mac/PC stations, fax and photocopying services is at guests` disposal.

Wi-Fi internet access is available in the entire hotel for additional fee.

Leisure

Fitness center is available at the hotel as well as personal training and in suite massage service.

Additional features

The hotel is friendly to disabled guests.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • No parking available.

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Spa & wellness center
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 16 may stay at the price of USD 50 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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Hotel Address:

123 West 44Th Street, New York, United States, 10036

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City Center
  • New York
    5.1km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Grand Central Station
    1.0km
  • Penn Station
    1.1km
Underground stations
  • 42nd Street – Bryant Park
    300 m
  • 47th–50th Streets – Rockefeller Center
    400 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Virgil's Real BBQ (cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Barbecue)
    70 m
  • Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. (cuisine: Seafood)
    180 m
Parks
  • Bryant Park
    330 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    105

Rooms and availability

All rooms feature contemporary design and a full bathroom, air-conditioning, high-speed internet access, flat screen TV, hair dryer, work desk and direct dial phone.

Studio rooms come with fully equipped kitchen and mosaic baths.

Two-bedroom suites feature separate living room with plasma TV and a luxury bathroom.

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Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 68m2
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                Size: 59m2
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                This suite offers a cable TV and an en suite bathroom with free toiletries.

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                  Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Super-King Size bed or 1 Single bed
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                    This apartment features a fully equipped kitchen, flat-screen cable TV and an en suite bathroom with free toiletries.

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                        How to reach hotel

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                        Hotel Address:

                        123 West 44Th Street, New York, United States, 10036

                        Get directions
                        City Center
                        • New York
                          5.1km
                        Airports
                        Train Stations
                        • Grand Central Station
                          1.0km
                        • Penn Station
                          1.1km
                        Underground stations
                        • 42nd Street – Bryant Park
                          300 m
                        • 47th–50th Streets – Rockefeller Center
                          400 m
                        • Bus stop
                          200 m
                        Restaurants
                        • Virgil's Real BBQ (cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Barbecue)
                          70 m
                        • Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. (cuisine: Seafood)
                          180 m
                        Parks
                        • Bryant Park
                          330 m
                        Hotel information
                        • Check-In:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-Out:
                          until  11 am
                        • Year renovated:
                          2012
                        • Number of floors:
                          12
                        • Number of rooms:
                          105

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                        What's nearby

                        What's nearby.

                        City center is 500m away.

                        Times Square, the main commercial intersection in New York city, is set within 500m from the Aka Times Square hotel.

                        Rockefeller Center, 19 commercial establishments in the center of Midtown Manhattan, is situated within 1km from the property.

                        Places of interest

                        • HBO Shop - 200 m

                        Sport related

                        • Town Hall Theatre - 100 m
                        • PlayStation Theater - 100 m

                        Monuments and Landmarks

                        • Good Morning America Studios - 100 m

                        Historical sites

                        • Nbc Studio - 100 m

                        Museums

                        • Primary Stages CO Inc - 100 m
                        • International Center-Phtgrphy - 100 m
                        • Intrepid Museum Foundation - 100 m
                        • Martinique Galleries Inc - 200 m

                        Halls

                        • Millennium Broadway - 100 m
                        • Minskoff Theatre - 200 m

                        Universities, Institutes

                        • National School-Locksmithing - 100 m
                        • Spanish-American Institute - 200 m

                        Theaters

                        • Belasco Theatre - 100 m
                        • Stephen Sondheim Theatre - 100 m
                        • Lyceum Theatre - 100 m
                        • American Airlines Theatre - 200 m
                        • Lyric Theatre - 200 m
                        • Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre - 200 m
                        • Marquis Theatre - 200 m
                        • Booth Theatre - 200 m
                        • Lunt-Fontanne Theatre - 200 m

                        Air business related

                        • Times Square/Theater District - 200 m

                        Marina

                        • New York Yacht Club - 200 m

                        Local Attractions

                        • Central Park - 1.8km
                          59th to 110th St., from Central Park West to 5th Ave., New York City
                        • National Museum of Mathematics - 1.5km
                          11 East 26th Street, New York City
                        • Central Park Zoo - 1.6km
                          830 Fifth Avenue, New York City
                        • United Nations Headquarters - 1.5km
                          405 East 42nd Street, New York City
                        • The Museum of Mathematics - 1.5km
                          11 East 26th Street New York, NY 10010, New York City

                        Near the hotelNear the hotel

                        • Top of the Rock Observation Deck - 480 m
                          30 Rockefeller Center, New York City
                        • International Center of Photography Museum - 110 m
                          1133 Avenue of the Americas at 43rd Street, New York City
                        • Algonquin Hotel - 190 m
                          59 W. 44th St., New York City
                        • Times Square Museum and Visitor Center - 270 m
                          7th Avenue between West 46th St. and West 47th St., New York City
                        • Times Square - 160 m
                          Broadway, New York City
                        • Church of Saint Mary the Virgin - 180 m
                          139 West 46th St, New York City
                        • Bryant Park - 330 m
                          6th Ave. between W. 40th and W. 42nd Sts., New York City

                        Restaurants Nearby

                        • Virgil's Real BBQ - 70 m

                          Address: 152 W 44th St
                          Phone: (212) 921-9494

                          66% likes this, based on 1089 reviews
                          Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Barbecue
                          Price Range: CAD 40 - CAD 54

                        • Cafe Un Deux Trois - 20 m

                          Address: 123 West 44th Street
                          Phone: 2123544148

                          64% likes this, based on 338 reviews
                          Cuisine: French, Brasserie, Creperie, Bistro
                          Price Range: CAD 2 - CAD 47

                        • Saju Bistro - 20 m

                          Address: 120 West 44th Street
                          Phone: 2129977258

                          71% likes this, based on 325 reviews
                          Price Range: CAD 43 - CAD 68

                        • Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. - 180 m

                          Address: 1501 Broadway
                          Phone: 212-391-7100

                          75% likes this, based on 2252 reviews
                          Cuisine: Seafood
                          Price Range: CAD 1 - CAD 40

                        • Carmine's Midtown - 170 m

                          Address: 200 West 44th Street
                          Phone: (212) 221-3800

                          79% likes this, based on 2116 reviews
                          Cuisine: Italian
                          Price Range: CAD 39 - CAD 46

                        Getting there.

                        La Guardia Airpor is located within 8km from the hotel.

                        John F. Kennedy International Airport is 20km away.

                        Getting around.

                        Grand Central Station is located within 1km from the hotel.

                        Times Square – 42nd Street station is 1km away from the Aka Times Square hotel.

                        Penn Station is set within 1.5km from the property.

                        Hotel information
                        • Check-In:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-Out:
                          until  11 am
                        • Year renovated:
                          2012
                        • Number of floors:
                          12
                        • Number of rooms:
                          105
                        Hotels nearby
                        W Times Square
                        4 stars
                        0.3km
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                        2 stars
                        0.5km
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                        Aka Times Square Aparthotel Reviews

                        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Aka Times Square Aparthotel

                        Individual guest reviews

                        • Family with children
                          7.8

                          The location was great. Close to everything without being right in Times Square.

                          The rooms were a little sparse ie. no area carpet. Maybe a few more pictures on the walls.

                        • Family with children
                          8.2

                          Excellently equipped room - with Bosch appliances, Subzero fridge, dishwasher, and washer and dryer (what a bonus! helped us packed less). Huge space considering the location, in a prime location in Manhattan. Loved staying in a suite - felt like a "home base" for our family of 3 traveling with a 4 year old. Size of room, quality of furniture - all great. Comfortable, nice decor, everything we needed for our trip. Location very convenient to subways, Times Square, 24 hour pharmacy, Bryant Park.

                          Rooms were dark - there were plenty of windows but they were all facing dark alleys so not a lot of light. Front desk personnel always seemed very busy and did not look up to greet you - not a big deal but not on par with luxury hotels. When we did ask questions, they were more than happy to help. Very helpful when we came back with packages and a stroller and tired toddler. No carpets in the bedroom or living room - would have warmed up the place, seems that furnishings were incomplete in that way, i.e. no throw pillows on couches or bed. Also, not enough lighting in the room - overall seemed dark, esp since no natural light in the room (esp bedroom in AM).

                        • Couple
                          8.2

                          The room was enormous with all the things we needed for an extended stay. The location was perfect for accessing the key sites around New York.

                        • Family with children
                          7.0

                          The location was convenient for us, 1st time travellers to NYC. The front desk staff, Mustapha, Don and Julio was attentive and eager to assist.

                          The room amenties and equipment lack proper maintance and the platform around the bed poses a danger. It sticks out too much from the mattress and one has to constantly keep a look out and not walk into it.

                        • Family with children
                          10.0

                          Stuff, room, location, everything was really good

                        • Single
                          8.2

                          size of the units, amenities inside the units

                          lack of decent amenities like poor gym etc

                        • Couple
                          7.4

                          Spacious room Facilities

                          Because of the location, some nights, it was a bit noisy. The other disadvantage is the shades. You can not lift the shades up, it makes the room dark.

                        • Couple
                          10.0

                          the staff were very helpful. the room was well equiped, we made our own meals most of the time which saved us a lot of money.

                          It was a lot of noise from time square at night, the windows could be double glazed to reduce noise.

                        • Single
                          10.0

                          Everything about the hotel exceded expectation.The facilities in the lounge and bedroom, the quality of the fitments in the kitchen area,the design and decor, the air conditioning (very welcome when the temperature hits 100degrees!) and the general ambiance were all outstanding. It gave the feeling of 'living' in New York, not just 'staying'. The staff were excellent, helpful and friendly at all times and went out of their way to assist an 'out-of-towner'. The business and fitness facilities simply added to the class which exudes from the hotel and aka Times Square played a huge part in making my stay in New York memorable

                        • Single
                          7.8

                          Rooms are very large. Hardwood Floors throughout. Great location. Speedy elevators.

                          Certain quality aspects of the rooms were not worthy of the price - paint, lighting in the bed room.

                        • Older travelers
                          9.2

                          Centrally located, easy access to all the ny sights. Large comfortable rooms with more space and flexibility than conventional hotel rooms. Far more positives than negatives wiht this hotel.

                          Poor lighting in the reception area makes the hotel entrance look dingy. Horrible pink lights in the lifts. Watch out for the "trendy" wooden platform around the base of the beds - it may look chique but hurts like hell if you accidentally smack your foot against it!

                        • Group of friends
                          6.6

                          This minimalist hotel was clean and had all the amenities an executive suite should have. Great for long term or short term stay. Great location, very central.

                          Paying extra for house cleaning is not something they tell you till you check in which is deceptive. This was a hotel not a serviced apartment and therefore housecleaning is a must. The TV could also be bigger, especially considering the size of the room. The lobby is a little depressing because of its size and lighting...not a very pleasant first impression, however the room made up for it.

                        • Older travelers
                          7.0

                          Good deal of space, laundry, excellent location, business centre.

                        • Single
                          9.6

                          Spacious room, good location, friendly staff

                          Fitness center was very small and combined with the business center - a little strange

                        • Single
                          9.2

                          Spacious quarters, separate sleeping, office and living spaces, full up to date kitchen facilities, relatively quiet, well equipped for internet and tv entertainment, washer and dryer a big plus, 24 hour access to gym facilities, proximity to Broadway and other cultural events in addition to a full range of subway lines, helpful and pleasant staff.

                          Horrible sleeping pillows (foam and feather) in bedroom, room #810's limited exposure to outdoors (difficult to determine prevailing weather conditions however, limited street noise was an asset), fitness centre could use an auxiliary fan in main and tread rooms, a source for water would also help.

                        How to reach hotel

                        hotel Aka Times Square Aparthotel - New York New York location
                        Show big map »

                        Hotel Address:

                        123 West 44Th Street, New York, United States, 10036

                        Get directions
                        City Center
                        • New York
                          5.1km
                        Airports
                        Train Stations
                        • Grand Central Station
                          1.0km
                        • Penn Station
                          1.1km
                        Underground stations
                        • 42nd Street – Bryant Park
                          300 m
                        • 47th–50th Streets – Rockefeller Center
                          400 m
                        • Bus stop
                          200 m
                        Restaurants
                        • Virgil's Real BBQ (cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Barbecue)
                          70 m
                        • Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. (cuisine: Seafood)
                          180 m
                        Parks
                        • Bryant Park
                          330 m
                        Hotel information
                        • Check-In:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-Out:
                          until  11 am
                        • Year renovated:
                          2012
                        • Number of floors:
                          12
                        • Number of rooms:
                          105