3.5 star hotel
Area: Garment District
0.08 mi from Bryant Park
Best Rooms: Skyline City View rooms offer the best views of the Empire State Building. Standard rooms on higher floors offer lovely views of Bryant Park.
Best Rooms: If you're looking for a nice city view, be sure to request a Deluxe room facing the front (44th St.) of the hotel. There are a few Superior Rooms on floor 14 that provide excellent views, but cost the least.
3 star hotel
0.25 mi from Bryant Park
Best Rooms: The hotel offers a great view of the Empire State Building from rooms on floors 15 - 22 facing west.
Best Rooms: Rooms facing W 45th St. on floors 25 - 27 offer a view of the city.
Best Rooms: Rooms at the back of the hotel on floors 8 - 12 offer the best views of the surrounding buildings.
Best Rooms: The hotel is surrounded by taller buildings, but you can choose between a street view of Madison Ave. or E 38th St.
4.5 star hotel
Area: Theater District - Times Square
0.39 mi from Bryant Park
Best Rooms: For great views of the skyline, book a Deluxe Guest Room and request that it be on or above floor 30 to avoid possible obstructed views. The Traditional Guest Rooms are only available on floors 9 - 23, and offer views of the street and surrounding buildings.