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“Even in the wake of Sandy...” 5 of 5 stars
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The Time
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   224 West 49th Street, New York City, NY 10019 (Manhattan)   |  
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Ranked #326 of 452 hotels in New York City
London, United Kingdom
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“Even in the wake of Sandy...”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

Me and my family got stuck at The Time Hotel for this horrific week. Thank god we were placed in a hotel and one, has a bar, two has a restaurant, and three, has some of the best staff I have ever seen. Jack and Andre, my front desk agents constantly provided updates, humor, and reassurance that all would be well among the chaos outside. The rooms are certainty not the biggest, but come on its times square in NYC!! If you want space go to the plaza or something. If you want a cool, hip, fun spot to lay low and really feel the personal connection between staff then this is your spot. I just wish we had more movie channels for the storm! Regardless, We will deff be back and again and I must say the entire staff, especially Andre and Jack should be told that their cool really helped us maintain ours.

Room Tip: more of an adult hotel with the bar in the back of reception. Although I saw plenty of kids, prob be...
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Time_Hotel_Manager, Manager at The Time, responded to this review, November 9, 2012
Dear Shail S,

Thank you so much for reviewing your stay at The Time Hotel! I'm glad to hear that you had such a pleasant experience, and we look forward to your next visit!

Best,

Charlie
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

The Time hotel is an excellent hotel, located in Times Square.
The room was fantastic, people were so polite.
Sure next time we visit New York we will stay at Time Hotel.
The most important was the location, five minutes walk for Times square, 15 minutes walk from Central Park and more other places. If you want to see many things in New York I think this is the best Hotel you can stay.
Rooms and hotel premises are very clean, quite rooms and comfortable beds.
I strongly recommended The Time hotel.
Thank you so much for everything. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Time_Hotel_Manager, Manager at The Time, responded to this review, November 9, 2012
Dear Mike I,

We are happy to hear that you found the Time Hotel during the hurricane week. We are even happier to hear that we provided you with the amenities and team needed to weather the storm. I will be certain to share your comments with Jack and Andre, and from the entire team at the Time Hotel, we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future.

Best,

Charlie
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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

For $475 + Tax/night. It is a complete robbery! I can't believe they have the audacity to charge this much for what it is. It is the smallest and shabbiest hotel room my husband and I have ever stayed. And it is filthy! Hotel needs a complete sanitary makeover. It is absolutely CRIMINAL for them to take advantage of people who are stranded in NYC!

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Time_Hotel_Manager, Manager at The Time, responded to this review, November 9, 2012
Dear EW001,

We sincerely apologize for a stay that was less than satisfactory. Please note that the rates throughout the city were already at a high prior to Hurricane Sandy. With the NYC Marathon, Halloween Weekend and other city events NYC is a popular destination in late October. We do hope to make it up to you next time around.

Sincerely,

Charlie
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

Fantastic hotel. Service was fab. So close to Broadway. The rooms were small but it was fine. The bar was chic and and food we had was gorgeous. This was for our honeymoon and we could not have picked a better hotel for the sight seeing trip we wanted. Loved it and will come again!

  • Stayed November 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Time_Hotel_Manager, Manager at The Time, responded to this review, November 9, 2012
Dear Michelle T,

I am happy to read that you enjoyed Time’s location. Like you, most of our guests are thrilled to discover that the hotel boasts one of the best addresses in NYC and is located within a short walk of all of the major attractions of the city. We are also thrilled to hear that you took advantage of the many amenities we have to offer. Congratulations on your recent wedding, and we hope to see you again.

Best,

Charlie
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

Booked last minute as a surprise overnight get-away with the wife. Best part was the ultimate suprise; It's right next door to our theater the Eugene O'Neill for Book of Mormon... what a great fluke that was.... The rooms are small. No other way to say it. The bed, and then a path around 3 sides. Our view was of the building next to us. Haven't spent much time in NYC so I'll assume that's standard. Closet non-existant; a cut-out hidden by a curtain. I guess that's all you need. Bathroom small but functional. Little shelf space. Great location overall. Dining option in building.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Time_Hotel_Manager, Manager at The Time, responded to this review, November 9, 2012
Dear Livinthedream34678,

Thank you so much for reviewing your stay at The Time Hotel! I'm glad to hear that you had such a pleasant experience, and we look forward to your next visit!

Best,

Charlie
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

The rooms are small but they actually the regular for a hotel room new York .
The staff were very helpful!
We asked to move to a different room cause our room got a lot of noise from other buildings,
The staff immediately understood and moved us right away.
The bathroom was fully equipped with everything u need !

Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
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Time_Hotel_Manager, Manager at The Time, responded to this review, October 26, 2012
Dear Or G,

I'm glad you enjoyed your visit with us at The Time Hotel! Thanks for taking the time to post your review. Until next time, happy travels!

Best,

Charlie
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012 via mobile

Microscopic room with even more microscopic bathroom, you need to shower sideways. Overpriced and overrated, this is not a 4 star hotel. It needs maintenance in elevators, carpets and walls. However, service is extraordinary from doorman to front desk. Location is unbeatable, just a few steps from Times Square.

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Time_Hotel_Manager, Manager at The Time, responded to this review, October 26, 2012
Dear Chevy10_10,

I would like to thank you for your recent stay at the Time Hotel, and also for your feedback on your experience. The feedback provided is crucial for us to identify problems and address them. We thank you for recognizing the Time Hotel Team, for their outstanding service, and I will be sure to pass along your post. We do hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Thank you,

Charlie
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Additional Information about The Time

Address: 224 West 49th Street, New York City, NY 10019
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#163 Luxury Hotel in New York City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Time 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Boutique hotel located in the heart of Time Square. ... more   less 
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