2.5 star hotel
Area: Lincoln Square
0.59 mi from Belvedere Castle
Best Rooms: You can find great views of Central Park from rooms on floors 11 - 14.
Best Rooms: Park View Rooms offer the best views, which are of Central Park. There are only two of them: one located on floor 2 and the other on floor 12. However, these must be directly through the hotel.
Best Rooms: The hotel offers both Central Park View Rooms and Hudson River View Rooms, with the Premier category providing the best views. The Central Park view is usually preferred by most guests, but rooms offering these views are also more expensive.
4 star hotel
Area: Theater District - Times Square
1.09 mi from Belvedere Castle
Best Rooms: The hotel goes up to floor 26, so room facing West 57th Street on higher floors offer the best possible views of the surrounding neighborhood.
Best Rooms: The hotel only has 17 floors so there isn't much offered in the way of views, but most guests prefer a room on a higher floor facing Lexington Avenue. If you can spring for it, the two Skyloft Suites have wraparound terraces that offer incredible city views as well.
Best Rooms: The hotel offers a view of W 55th St. from rooms facing northeast.
Best Rooms: The hotel is surrounded by taller buildings, so you'll have limited city views of either 6th Ave. or West 54th St., from any floor. Request a room ending in *29 above floor 10 (e.g. 1129, 1529) for a nice city view.