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BEST WESTERN PLUS President Hotel at Times Square

3.5 of 5 234 West 48th Street, Times Square, New York City, NY 10036
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2010

- wasn't my first choice, but was plesently surprised (I mean, you hear BEST WESTERN and it doesn't exactly scream NEW YORK.) - somewhat surly front desk staff, but that's to be expected (it is NEW YORK). Helpful enough. - extended my stay by a day (which I had intended, but it says alot for the hotel that I didn't... More 

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montreal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2010

I was very pleased with this hotel although the Front Desk Staff could show more friendly service.

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Walberswick, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2010

We arrived early and were made welcome by the Receiptionist Suny. Nothing was too much bother. The Hotel was very convenient to Time Square and being just off the beaten track was as quiet and any hotel in New York. We moved over to 8th for dinner and found some great places to eat. The staff made our stay at... More 

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Winsted, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2010

The BW President is in Times Square, making it easy to get from there to almost any other point in the city. My room was clean and well-appointed, and very comfortably sized for a NYC hotel room. The staff was friendly and helpful, for instance allowing me to check in about an hour early. The price was excellent compared to... More 

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Albany, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2010

Traveled to a conference last week to NYC. Spent the night at the Best Western President Hotel. The hotel was within my companies budget. The location was close to midtown. Room was clean and comfotable. Staff was pleasant and knowledgable. I would recommend this hotel to not only business travelers but to anyone. I took the train to the city... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2010

The hotel is travelliers delight....located bang on times square....this hotel has good ambience.....at really good rates as per manhattan hotel standards.......connecting to wifi can be a hassle at times.....bt the otherwise the hotel is too gooooood...........

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ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2010

When traveling recently to New York I found this great value in central NYC. Registration was friendly, they accommodated my early check-in 11am, the room was fresh and clean. The shower was good and overall the room was very comfortable. The location was perfect near my business and close to several restaurants. At night plenty of bars in the area... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2010

Looking for a hotel close to Times Square and I found the Best Western President. Everything I read made it sound like a good place, but we were not happy from beginning to end. It is 1 block off of Times Square, right in the middle of the Theater district which was good for us. But that was about it.... More 

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BWTimesSquareNYC, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS President Hotel at Times Square, responded to this review

Dear Traveler, I always enjoy hearing about our guests who enjoyed the hotel, but also like to hear of some of the small but important things that we can fix and become even better. Thank you for your recent feedback and we will continue actively to work on improving service levels. I hope that you will give us the opportunity... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2010

I had a few days R&R from work, so took a flight to NYC for a weekend break; my first time in the city. I had been in contact with the staff there before arrival who were incredibly helpful and reassuring. On arrival, check in was one of the most straightforward I've had taking only moments. The reception staff were... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2010

The hotel is tastefully upgraded, excellent location for sightseeing with a pleasant and helpful staff. Highly recommended for a base to see Manhattan. Not a lot of amenities but good value.

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Address: 234 West 48th Street, Times Square, New York City, NY 10036
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Location: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Times Square / Theater District , Manhattan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS President Hotel at Times Square 3.5*
Number of rooms: 334
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