My 21yr old daughter and I have just spent 5 nights at the Hotel Beacon. This was our first visit to NYC and I think we made the right choice in this hotel.
We had a room on the 16th floor overlooking the Fairway market and even though it was across from the lift there was no noise problems at all. The room was not huge but certainly big enough, the bathroom was a little on the small side. It was handy to have the small kitchenette for preparing meals purchased from the market across the road.
The Upper West Side is a very nice area with plenty of dining choices, particularly in the Amsterdam St area (block behind the hotel). We both felt safe walking from the Midtown area back to the hotel in the early evening and found the locals friendly and helpful.
Overall, a clean, friendly, small hotel which made you feel welcome. I would stay again.More
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