Hotel Mela

Midtown Budget Hotel
Hotel Mela #274 of 511 hotels in New York City #274 of 511 hotels in New York City
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120 W 44th St New York, NY 10036

Why we like it

  • Features French cuisine at their buzzworthy bistro, Saju
  • Their gastro pub, The Long Room, offers over 50 brews plus oyster specials
  • Plush towels, robes, and slippers give a touch of luxury
  • Complimentary Pure spa products make you feel like a VIP
  • Escape city noise in well-soundproofed rooms

What you need to know

  • Enjoy incredible views of the square from many units
  • Deluxe and executive rooms are the most spacious
  • We recommend breakfast at the bistro if you had to choose just one on-location meal
  • Go ahead and pack that extra pair of shoes, there's plenty of closet space
  • Rare on-site parking, without prior reservation, lets you bring your own car

Popular NYC Features

Walk to Times Square Walk to Central Park Free Breakfast On-site Restaurant On-site Bar Free WiFi Rooftop Bar Smoke Free


A stone's throw from Times Square's world-famous lights and attractions. Eateries of all kinds, theaters, both historic and cutting edge, plus hundreds of storefronts, are within easy walking distance. The 42 St & Bryant Park subway station is just a block away for further New York adventures.

  • Distance to Times Square: 0.1 mile
  • Distance to Central Park: 1.5 mile

Property Amenities

Property services

  • Laundry facilities
  • Pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Smoke-free property
  • ATM/banking
  • Tours/ticket assistance

Business services

  • Business center
  • One meeting room

Food and drink

  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)


  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)


  • 24-hour fitness facilities

In-Room Amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Private bathroom
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower/tub combination
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Media and electronics

  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Premium TV channels
  • LCD TV


  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Designer toiletries
  • Shower/tub combination


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service

Bedding and linens

  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Premium bedding


Hotel Mela

5,315 Reviews #274 of 511 hotels in New York City

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  • 2020 Certificate of Excellence

Recent Reviews

michael g wrote a review on May 25, 2020 London, United Kingdom
Trip Type: Business

great place in central manhattan

stayed here again just a few weeks before shut down its really agreat place got a single room although small its clean and has got everything one needs also great computer check in and out plus a...
pete_laws231 wrote a review on April 29, 2020 Norwich, United Kingdom
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Good Location, good be better

We stayed here the first week of March. The location is great, just of Times Square. We booked a twin Superior room, we booked this hotel and room after looking on there website. Sad to say the room...
DaveElliottBoston wrote a review on April 25, 2020 Boston, Massachusetts
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Mela was perfect for our location and budget

I will definitely stay here again. Reasonable Valet parking. Charleny at the front desk was very welcoming, friendly, and helpful during our 2 night stay. The room was comfortable, the shower...


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