New York City Holidays
New York, NY
What to Expect
In a city centre location, this hotel is vibrant, lively and contemporary.
Situated in New York City’s Upper West Side, one of the cities most fashionable districts, guests can expect to be in the thick-of-the-action that is ‘The Great Apple’.
Accommodated in comfortable surroundings, guests can be sure to find peace at the Hotel Beacon when they need a break from the fast-paced lifestyle outside its windows, synonymous to a lighthouse beacon that guides weary sailors home from the storm.
A friendly and welcoming greeting can be expected when staying at The Hotel Beacon, decked with beautiful décor, the spacious guestrooms and suites will be a home-from-home, and even feature small kitchenettes.
The Hotel Beacon is a 25-storey newly renovated building and set within a tree-lined avenue with iconic buildings in view.
Nearby are the Rose Center for Earth and Space, the world-renowned American Museum of Natural History, Central Park, and a whole host of famous landmarks.
Guests can expect to be accommodated in rooms over looking several iconic New York sights, such as Central Park, the Hudson River, or just the skyscraper skyline.
For business travellers, the Hotel Beacon offers a variety of meeting rooms and events facilities that can accommodate groups of between 5 and 150 people at a time, such guests can hire various equipment to help them with their business needs, including overhead projectors, speakerphones, wireless internet access, and many others.
Property amenities are many and varied at the Hotel Beacon New York.
Its family friendly atmosphere means it is no surprise to find that the hotel offers a babysitting service for guests, meaning that nights out in the city do not have to end early for parents with children.
If guests overdo their nights out, then a wake-up service is available, ensuring that no appointments are missed.
Small kitchenettes are a feature of every room, and guests are able to prepare themselves light snacks.
Other property amenities include;
* Concierge desk
* Business centre
* Internet access in public areas - high speed
* Business services
* Fax machine
* Audio-visual equipment
* Conference room(s)
* Multilingual staff
* 24-hour front desk
* Number of suites: 123
* Babysitting or childcare
* Medical assistance available
* Tour assistance
* Photocopy machines
* Wheelchair accessible
* Concierge services
* Number of floors: 25
* Air-conditioned public areas
* Restaurant(s) in hotel Restaurant
* Smoke-free property
* Laundry facilities
* Health club
* Safe-deposit box - front desk
A variety of different rooms are available for guests, including King rooms and double rooms.
Room amenities vary according to the type of room that is opted for, but most feature the following;
* 32" flat screen TV
* In-room movies
* iPod docking clock radio
* Wireless internet access in all rooms
* Gilchrist & Soames bath amenities
* Iron & Ironing board
* Same day valet dry cleaning (Mon-Fri)
* Direct dial phones & voice mail
* Daily room delivery of USA Today newspaper (Mon-Fri)
* Air conditioning
* Smoking rooms only
* Pay movies
* DVD player
* CD player
* Alarm clock
* Cooking facilities
* Coffee/tea maker
* Hair dryer
* Complimentary newspaper
* Sofa bed
* Turndown service
* Wake-up calls
* Bathtub only
* Electronic/magnetic keys
* Cots (infant beds) available
Restaurants abound in New York’s Upper West Side, a tantalising plethora of tastes are catered for in this upmarket neighbourhood.
The hotel itself has one on-site restaurant.
A trip to New York without a little indulgence is tantamount to treachery; shopping opportunities in the area are excellent, even the most reluctant of shoppers will be sure to find the experience unique and exciting.
A walk through the world-famous Central Park is a must, keep your eyes peeled for famous sights that you may recognise from various films, this area of the city is lively and vibrant, and there will surely be some form of entertainment happening that will keep you there for a while.
Of course, a trip to this area of the city is not complete without catching at least one Broadway show, the hotel has a close relationship with the Beacon Theatre, so check with the reception desk for any special offers they may be running.
Some key attractions and locations convenient to the Hotel Beacon:
* Beacon Theatre
* Central Park
* Lincoln Center for the performing arts
* Theatre District
* American Museum of Natural History
* Rose Center for Earth & Space
* Columbia University
* Jacob Javits Convention Center
* ABC Studios
* Metropolitan Museum of Art
* Guggenheim Museum
* The Shops at Columbus Circle
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* American Express
* Diners Club
* JCB International
* Traveller’s checks
* Check-in time is 3:00 PM
* Check-out time is 12:00 PM