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Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square

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The Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square is newly built inaugurated in March 2016, is situated in the heart of Manhattan in the renowned "Restaurant Row" surrounded by Broadway's most famous theaters, a few steps from the iconic Times Square known throughout the world as the symbol of New York. It is ideal for both leisure and business travel. The 647 modern designed, lovingly decorated rooms with free Wi-Fi offer maximum comfort as well as relaxation and in our 4 stylish and modern conference rooms you can successfully organize your events, meetings. Get in shape in the full equipped gym 24h. For lovers of gastronomy, we offer our guest a buffet restaurant, as well as an à la carte restaurant and a bar (Snacks & Drinks).
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Fantastic hotel, modern, very clean, and beds are comfy! We had breakfast included, a full buffet available and it was delicious with loads of choice. Easy to get to via bus from Newark, and a perfect location to get around from. We walked mostly, but there were subway stations
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Our first trip to NY and We couldnt have been happier with our hotel choice. Nice clean modern rooms and bathrooms. The inclusive breakfast was great ... lots of choice. Great position for Theatres, Times Square etc. We walked to most places from there except when going
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Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear garlinda1, Thank you for your honesty! It is delightful to read such a lovely feedback! We are glad to learn that you enjoyed your time during your stay at our Hotel Riu Plaza New York! We appreciate your nice comments and are satisfied to read that you would come back to visit us! It was our pleasure to take care of you and we look forward to welcoming you back very soon! Best of hopes, Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square Online Reputation Manager
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This hotel comes highly recommended if you wish to stay within easy access to everything in NYC. Getting to the hotel from JFK Airport was very straightforward and it took about one hour. I boarded the Airtrain to Jamaica station ($5), then took the E subway to 50th Street
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What a great find in an awesome location! Loved the clean, sleek design of the efficient bedroom and bathroom. I especially loved the shelf under the sink for storage! Wish more hotels did this! The complementary breakfast was superb...very fresh and it offered everything
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I came into the city to see a couple of shows and ended up at this hotel for the evening. The location was absolutely perfect, just two blocks away from Times Square. There are several great restaurants nearby, and Port Authority was just 4 blocks away. Check in was so easy.
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Yes make the most of them. No facilities in room.
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Yes you can email them on the website. I did as I had booked 2 rooms & wanted them close together. They emailed me back & said they couldn't guarantee anything. But the rooms were next door to each other.The staff are really nice & it's worth asking. Although I think most rooms have a good view but I'm not sure about the lower floors.
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Do you have leave an incidental deposit as requested in some hotels ?
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I looked at lots of ways to get to hotel from JFK before we left and decided to just get a taxi when we arrived. Best decision yet !. Its well organised at the taxi point and the cost is a fixed price fully publicised. Our driver was brilliant, very friendly and informative. The day we arrived was also the day the United Nations meeting began, traffic was a nightmare and yes the journey took longer than normal but the price was fixed. I'm sure the cost was $70 for two of us. Have tried shared buses before and it was a nightmare. Get a taxi.
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Took us about an hour to get to the hotel, but longer on the way back. I'm guessing it depends what time your getting there and going home. I've heard a cab can cost around $70 - $80 but not sure as we booked a shared shuttle in with our trip at around £40 -£50 both ways
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"We were on the 21st floor. It was nice."
"i believe all the room are pretty much equal"
"Our room faced Times Square and the view was lovely, but think he view would be good from all sides."
"Higher up the better the view."
"Enjoy higher the better"
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PRICE RANGE
$159 - $519 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United StatesNew YorkNew York CityManhattanTimes SquareMidtown WestHell's Kitchen
NUMBER OF ROOMS
647
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