3.5 star hotel
Area: Hamilton Heights
1.17 mi from Columbia University
Best Rooms: The only view offered is one of the street from rooms facing north on floors 2 – 3; however, the Green Room offers a nice view overlooking the garden.
Best Rooms: The 3 Bedroom Suites have the best views from higher floors because they face many different direction and offer panoramic cityscape views and views of the East River. If you're just looking for a Studio or a 1 Bedroom Suite, request the highest floor possible for the best city view.
Best Rooms: You'll find the best street views from the Executive King rooms, because they're located on the higher floors and face 87th St.
Best Rooms: Guest rooms on floors 11 and 12 facing Broadway offer a nice city view, while the suites on floors 14 - 16 offer the best city views from the private balconies overlooking Broadway. Panoramic Deluxe rooms are a less expensive option if you're looking for a great view.
Best Rooms: Park View rooms provide the best views of Central Park and the city, as they're located on the highest floors of the hotel.
Best Rooms: The front side of the hotel along 64th St. offers better views of the city, especially from floors 11 & 12.
4.5 star hotel
Area: Theater District - Times Square
3.18 mi from Columbia University
Best Rooms: If you're looking for the best view, book a Park View room. These rooms are the most desirable because they provide a great view of Central Park as well as some additional square footage. If you'd prefer a city view, it's best to book a Superior room, as they're located on higher floors.