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The Knickerbocker Hotel - New York

5-star5 stars
6 Times SquareNew YorkNY10036United States of America

Luxury hotel with 2 bars/lounges, near Times Square
  • Free WiFi
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Great location
Bar and Beverages
Bar is awesome
Very comfortable
Great room
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The Knickerbocker Hotel - New York

More Info: 6823 2342

from S$339
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed
  • Premier Room, City View
  • Junior Suite
  • Junior Suite, City View, Corner
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds
  • Superior Room, 2 Queen Beds
  • Premier Room, 2 Queen Beds, City View
  • Junior Suite, 2 Queen Beds
  • Deluxe Room, Accessible
  • The Tribute Suites
  • Caruso Suite

What’s around The Knickerbocker Hotel - New York


  • In Midtown
  • Times Square - 1 min walk
  • Broadway - 3 min walk
  • Bryant Park - 6 min walk
  • Madison Square Garden - 7 min walk
  • Macy's - 7 min walk
  • New York Public Library - 8 min walk
  • Grand Central Terminal - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia) - 22 min drive
  • Teterboro, NJ (TEB) - 25 min drive
  • Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.) - 30 min drive
  • New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) - 35 min drive
  • Caldwell, NJ (CDW-Essex County) - 36 min drive
  • Linden, NJ (LDJ) - 38 min drive
  • New York W 32nd St. Station - 11 min walk
  • New York Grand Central Terminal Station - 11 min walk
  • New York Penn Station - 15 min walk
  • Times Sq. - 42 St. Station - 2 min walk
  • 42 St. - Port Authority Bus Terminal Station - 4 min walk
  • 42 St. - Bryant Pk. Station - 4 min walk
  • Valet parking (surcharge)

About The Knickerbocker Hotel - New York

Plush historic hotel with rooftop bar, in Times Square

Near subway, Bryant Park

The Knickerbocker, Times Square’s first luxury and lifestyle hotel, resides at the crossroads of the city’s historic past and the fast-paced commercial present. This NYC landmark is less than 3 minutes on foot from 12 subway lines, and 1 block from the tranquil Bryant Park.

Top of the Rock and MoMA

Art lovers can head for the Museum of Modern Art, a 15-minute walk north, or you can stroll 11 minutes to admire great views from Top of the Rock at Rockefeller Plaza. From there, it's half a block to Fifth Avenue and its glamorous designer stores, and another 5 to Central Park.

History and style

Originally built by John Jacob Astor in 1906, this landmark hotel marries historic elegance with contemporary design. Renowned chef Charlie Palmers focuses on progressive American cuisine in his restaurant and bar and guests can admire the skyline from the rooftop cigar bar.

Free WiFi, minibar

With 12-foot ceilings, custom furnishings, and optimized beds with pillowtop mattresses, all 330 guestrooms offer spacious, luxurious retreats. Tech perks are standard, like iPad touch systems, large flat-screen TVs with HD cable channels, and free WiFi, and there's a minibar. Guests can enjoy free bottled water and free newspapers.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 330 rooms


  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • One child (12 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

  • Pets allowed (dogs only) *

  • Restrictions apply *


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Valet parking *
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
Working away
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space size (feet) -
  • Conference space size (meters) -
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Year Built
  • Elevator/lift
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • 55-inch flat-screen TV
  • Pay movies
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Charlie Palmer - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

St. Cloud - This rooftop bar serves light fare only. Happy hour is offered.

Jakes - This coffee shop specializes in French cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and light fare.

Awards and affiliations

  • The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.

The Knickerbocker Hotel - New York’s small print

Also known as

  • Knickerbocker Hotel New York
  • Knickerbocker Hotel
  • Knickerbocker New York


Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 7 rooms. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Parcel deliveries will be accepted for up to 7 days prior to arrival for a surcharge. The property cannot be held responsible for lost or damaged goods. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • Resort fee: USD 40.17 per accommodation, per night

Resort fee inclusions:

  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access (may be limited)
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls (may be limited)
  • In-room bottled water
  • Additional inclusions

Inclusions may be listed elsewhere on the page as free or for a surcharge.

Optional extras

Valet parking costs USD 65 per night

Rollaway beds are available for USD 50.0 per day

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 45 per person (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 300 per accommodation, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Superb 9.2 From 1,099 reviews

The Knickerbocker Hotel - New York
Probably the next hotel in Times Square
Great choice for a hotel at the Times Square area. Historical building, newly refurbished (luxury) interior of the modern minimalist bent. And it is of course near to everywhere, being right next to Times Square. Great roof top bar too!
Darrell, sg1 night business trip
The Knickerbocker Hotel - New York
Just not good all the way around.
Anthony, us2 night trip
The Knickerbocker Hotel - New York
A great place to stay.
Hotel staff bends over backwards for you. Clean hotel, great location.
Michael, us1 night trip
The Knickerbocker Hotel - New York
Very Good8.0
It was great. Only thing is the shampoo and conditioner and shower gel bottles were too stiff. Shampoo, shower gel wouldn’t come out of the bottle.
A Traveller, us1 night trip
The Knickerbocker Hotel - New York
Paying for location, could stay next door for less
It was a hit and miss at the Knickerbocker and for over $600 per night it did not reach my expectations at all. We hoped to watch the ball drop in comfort and we were all bunched up by NYPD and the hotel staff did nothing to acomódate nor were they outside assisting. The mattress was comfortable and the bathroom is very nice. Other than that, it wasn’t memorable. For the same price you can stay at the Marquis or Double tree actually in the heart of Time Square. Yes the people were mostly friendly (Chester was outstanding), but in general out of my scale of 1-10, I give it a 6. I definitely wouldn’t stay there again unless something drastically changed. As a matter of fact we’re returning for Valentines and already booked at Hilton Garden right next door. The build exterior is beautiful and maybe if they would have stayed vintage vs European modern in rooms, then I think there would have been a historial piece to the stay. Other than that it was a rather large disappointment in compared to what I expected. And by the way, the carpets look like they haven’t been cleaned in years and the foot traffic is very noticeable. Please do your research on location and local hotels first before jumping at the Kinickerbocker hotel. And many other guests had similar opinions of the overall condition of the hotel for the price per night.
Juan Carlos, us3 night trip

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