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The Watson Hotel

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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good46%
  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First of all, rooms are huge by NYC standards. I traveled on my own, but families will love this place for the sheer size of the rooms. Rooftop pool and seating area is fabulous (FYI—don’t even think about having a non-guest friend or family member...More

Thank Amanda F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great hotel and location. Our room could have done with a little updating, although very clean. Staff very friendly and helpful. Rooftop pool was a necessity on the hot days after sightseeing. We met the crazy hotel owner 😀 also a friendly, welcoming person. Great...More

1  Thank Julie H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Well located, clean and quiet. There can be long waits for the elevators but it’s not too bad. Easily walkable with some good restaurants nearby. There weren’t long lines for check in. I’d stay here again.

1  Thank Rachel B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This hotel is amazing. The roof top pool is the selling point - it's big enough for a decent swim and the terrace is lovely. The staff here are so, so friendly and the owner, Joe, makes a point of saying hello to all of...More

2  Thank Sybil B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stayed here with my husband and daughter in April. We had a twin corner room and it was great. Lovely hotel lovely staff. Our room was very spacious and comfortable. The hotel had s nice bar area too. It was a convenient location for all...More

Thank Angela T
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Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$160 - US$358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$160 - US$358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (1037)
Room & Suite (623)
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Nearby
Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
...More
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Mary S
20 June 2018|
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Response from suzanne s | Reviewed this property |
Yes reserve room. Not sure about shuttle but you would have to pay. No mini fridge in the room I was in.
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m1north
8 June 2018|
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Response from Bellagirl14 | Reviewed this property |
I haven't parked there, but when bringing a car into NYC, I always use the app Spothero which allows you to search for and reserve a discounted parking space at a garage near an address/location. It's the best way to find... More
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pdubo
1 June 2018|
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Response from jezko9 | Reviewed this property |
I am not representative of the hotel but pool is usable and I think you can order a airport shuttle.
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Room Tips
"BEWARE!!! They bill and NO confirmation provided"
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"There are 2 towers. If you want to use the pool easily, ask for room in the tower with the pool."
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"Ask for a view of the city."
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"Get higher floor. Don't pay more than $200-$250 per night"
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