Best Rooms: Deluxe Queen rooms ending in *09, *12, *13 and *14 (e.g. 509, 613) have the best city views, as do the ones ending in *08, which are Deluxe King rooms.
4 star hotel
Area: Murray Hill
0.18 mi from Grand Central Terminal
Best Rooms: You should be able to see the Empire State Building from room 1001, which is a corner room. Rooms on the south side of the building look out onto the Chrysler Building, while rooms from the east side of the building offer views of Lexington.
Best Rooms: The hotel offers a city view from rooms facing south on floors 10 – 15.
3 star hotel
Area: Midtown East
0.26 mi from Grand Central Terminal
Best Rooms: The hotel offers a view of the Chrysler Building from rooms on floors 22 – 33.
Best Rooms: Surrounded by other buildings, there are no real views offered. That said, Junior Suites with 2 double beds facing Lexington Ave. may offer a partial view of the Chrysler Building on floors 13 - 15.
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).
Best Rooms: Most of the rooms in this hotel let in lots of natural light, thanks to the extra windows, but the only view offered is of Lexington Avenue (which can be seen from rooms at the front of the hotel).