Sofitel New York, New York, USA
★ ★ ★ ★
A French operated, upmarket option with a strong European flavour to the stylish interior decor and furnishings. A split level bar and restaurant has many Parisian artworks on display which add to the French image of this popular chain.
The location lends itself to sightseeing on foot rather than making use of public transport. Slow speed Wi-Fi is free whilst guests may upgrade to a faster service for a fee.
European guests, especially French visitors who appreciate this upmarket brand.
On a busy side street between 5th and 6th Avenues, 500m to the south of Times Square. Busy 42nd Street is 2 blocks away with the Port Authority bus terminus 500m to the west. Numerous coffee shops and other amenities along 6th Avenue. 42nd Street subway station is 400m away and 80m to the bus stop.
Times Square is 300m to the north with the Broadway theatre district starting 150m further. Rockefeller Center is 400m to the northeast towards the fashionable designer boutiques and stylish shops of 5th Avenue.
Leisure & Entertainment
No daytime or evening entertainment facilities onsite. There is, however, a variety of bars in the Times Square area where there is often live music during the evening.
Access & Mobility*
Adapted toilet facilities off the communal areas and rooms are set aside for travellers needing wheelchair access.
- An upmarket, well organised option with a strong French flavour
- An elegant interior with comfortable furnishings and tasteful decor
- Relatively close to many of Midtown’s main sights
- Good location for local transport to Downtown
- Charge for high speed Wi-Fi service
- Food Outlet
- Wifi Free
- Wheel Chair Friendly
- Air Conditioning
- Minibar Fridge
- Disabled Rooms