2.5 star hotel
Area: Lincoln Square
0.37 mi from Hayden Planetarium
Best Rooms: You can find great views of Central Park from rooms on floors 11 - 14.
Best Rooms: Deluxe Queens have the best views of Broadway, especially from higher floors.
3 star hotel
Area: Hell's Kitchen
1.09 mi from Hayden Planetarium
Best Rooms: Rooms in the South Tower have the best views of the Hudson River; these rooms can be booked in a variety of categories and the higher the floor, the better the view.
4 star hotel
Area: Theater District - Times Square
1.11 mi from Hayden Planetarium
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: Loft Suites are the only rooms with actual views, which are of West 55th Street. If you book one of these, request a room on the highest floor possible to improve your view.
Best Rooms: To ensure a great view of Central Park, book a Vista Suite and request a room ending in *01 (2901, 3001, 3101).