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Hotel Edison Times Square

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Ratings and reviews
GreenLeaders Bronze level
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good41%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness centre
3 Star Hotel
Built in 1931, Hotel Edison is an architectural art deco masterpiece with a rich history dating back from the moment famed American inventor, Thomas Edison turned on the light at the grand opening of the hotel to playing host to countless notables, to movie and television appearances...
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Location and contact
228 West 47th Street, Between Broadway and 8 Avenue, New York City, NY 10036-1401
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9.7 km to La Guardia Airport
746 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.1 km from Times Square
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Reviewed April 20, 2009

I was at the hotel for 5 nights and honestly only used the hotel to sleep in as there was so much to do but I enjoyed staying there when I was at the hotel. The location was fantastic and was central to things like...More

1  Thank Emzie27
Reviewed April 20, 2009

Just spent 2 nights at the Edison. The first room they gave us on the 18th floor which was supposed to have a queen bed was horribl, the bed was as hard as bricks, pull out sofa was ripped and had holes, carpet was all...More

1  Thank jellybean54
Reviewed April 10, 2009

The location can't be beat! Rooms are small but clean. Rates are very reasonable for New York and location. The hotel has a retro feel and look. The only drawback to an otherwise good experience was the incredible rudeness of the staff in the cafe,...More

1  Thank artsmomma
Reviewed April 7, 2009

Listen, if you want to hang out in a hotel room in manhatten, this is NOT for you... If your looking for a great hotel location, clean room, moderately priced place to crash after enjoying one of the greatest cities in the world.. Then get...More

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Reviewed April 6, 2009

Arrived at hotel late as flight from Las Vegas delayed. Lobby was nice. When taken to room the hallway got smaller and smaller as we went. Opened door to find room was not made up from previous guest, it was now about 10 pm. TV...More

2  Thank Lobster65
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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Price range
US$170 - US$466 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#66 Green Hotel in New York City
#115 Family Hotel in New York City
#208 Business Hotel in New York City
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Price range
US$170 - US$466 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#66 Green Hotel in New York City
#115 Family Hotel in New York City
#208 Business Hotel in New York City
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Sky B
July 21, 2018|
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Response from Yvonne S | Reviewed this property |
We only paid $20, extra, and stayed 5 days.... Not sure if they change charges or if they they stay the same all year.
Gavin H
July 19, 2018|
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Response from Oldgent73 | Reviewed this property |
Compared to costs in Ohio, everything for our trip to New York City seemed much higher. So excited about going, once we got over the shock up front, we paid for everything the moment we booked for hotel, transfer from... More
July 8, 2018|
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Response from TheEdison | Property representative |
Yes, there is an access to the N & R line half a block from the hotel and the main subway hub is few blocks away. Best,
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