W New York-Union Square

Midtown Luxury Hotel
W New York-Union Square #300 of 511 hotels in New York City #300 of 511 hotels in New York City
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201 Park Ave S New York, NY 10003

Why we like it

  • Housed in the 1911 Beaux-Arts Guardian Life building, it's an iconic part of the New York skyline
  • The decor is contemporary and the rooms are well-appointed
  • Get a lavish cocktail or small bite to eat at The Living Room, the on-site bar
  • Take a rejuvenating shower with Bliss bath products
  • The Whatever/Whenever service promises guests the ability to create their own experience, no matter how crazy

What you need to know

  • Rooms have SPG Keyless entry, all you need is your phone
  • Accommodations are a decent size and you can choose from multiple room size options
  • Though there is no spa on-site, you can order in-room spa treatments
  • The 1,500 square-foot gym is convenient for getting your workout in

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


Located catty-corner from Union Square Park and the Greenmarket, this hotel is surrounded by the local restaurants, bars, and shops of Gramercy Park, Greenwich Village, and Union Square. Easily hop on the subway at the 14th Street- Union Square Station to access all New York City has to offer.

Property Amenities

Property services

  • Laundry facilities
  • Pets allowed
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Conference space
  • Tours/ticket assistance

Business services

  • Business center

Food and drink

  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Wedding services
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)


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

Shuttles and transportation

  • Limo or Town Car service available


  • 24-hour fitness facilities

In-Room Amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Partially open bathroom

Media and electronics

  • DVD player
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Cable TV service
  • Pay movies
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Phone


  • Free newspaper
  • Daily housekeeping


  • Separate bath and shower
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Bedding and linens

  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Minibar


W New York-Union Square

1,664 Reviews #300 of 511 hotels in New York City

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Recent Reviews

William J wrote a review on February 24, 2020 Sound Beach, New York
Trip Type:

Overnight Stay

We went into the city for a late Valentine's Day celebration mid-week. Room was fantastic but room service was too pricey. We had vouchers thankfully. Omelet looked like it was made from only one egg...
dorisgrimby wrote a review on February 19, 2020 Harpenden, United Kingdom
Trip Type: Family

Mixed feelings

We stayed at the W for 4 nights and it has a great location in Union Square - perfect if you like to be somewhere a little quieter, away from the real tourist hotspots yet close enough to everything...
cdptraveler wrote a review on February 12, 2020 San Francisco, California
Trip Type: Business

Terrible service - would never return

Flight arrived late at night and I needed room service. The phone was not working in the room, so I called via my cell phone. Front desk said they would call back and never did. Went down to the...


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