Best Rooms: The best views will come from the rooms facing the front of the hotel. If you get a room on floor 15 or above, you'll definitely be able to see the Empire State Building. A select few Deluxe rooms have floor to ceiling windows, offering an even better view of the skyline and the Empire State Building.
Best Rooms: Rooms facing 6th Ave. offer the best views, which are of surrounding buildings.
4 star hotel
Area: Theater District - Times Square
0.25 mi from city center
Best Rooms: All standard rooms have a view of either Broadway and Times Square, the Manhattan skyline or the Hudson River.
3.5 star hotel
Area: Garment District
0.21 mi from city center
Best Rooms: If view is important to you, ask for a room on floors 20 - 33 facing north, as these rooms offer partial views of the city.
Best Rooms: There are a small number of rooms that offer views of the Chrysler Building. These rooms are in the Deluxe category, and the Chrysler Building view must be requested (although it can't be guaranteed).
4 star hotel
Area: Midtown East
0.12 mi from city center
Best Rooms: Since the hotel is located in the heart of Midtown, views are limited to street views and views of the surrounding buildings. That said, request a room at the front side of the hotel for the best street view.