Best Western Bowery Hanbee Hotel

Chinatown Brand Hotel
Best Western Bowery Hanbee Hotel #210 of 509 hotels in New York City #210 of 509 hotels in New York City
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231 Grand St New York, NY 10013

Why we like it

  • This hotel sticks to the basics, with just enough amenities to make you comfortable
  • Enjoy the complimentary breakfast which has coffee, waffles, eggs, bacon, and more
  • The rooms are incredibly spacious for New York standards
  • Heated tiles in the bathroom are an underrated amenity
  • Stay connected with an MP3 player, large TV, and free wifi all in your room

What you need to know

  • Explore both China Town and Little Italy out the door of this hotel
  • The parking garage is a block away and will cost you to park
  • The front desk staff is known to be helpful and good at giving recommendations for the area
  • Though there are no on-site restaurants, there is plenty within a short walk

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


Situated between Chinatown and Little Italy, you’ll have some of New York’s best culinary experiences directly out the door. The small Lions Gate Field is a block as well as Grand St Subway Station, serviced by trains which will connect you to New York’s famous attractions.

Property Amenities

Property services

  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke-free property
  • Television in common areas
  • ATM/banking
  • Tours/ticket assistance

Business services

  • Business center

Food and drink

  • Free breakfast


  • 24-hour fitness facilities

In-Room Amenities


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

Media and electronics

  • Cable TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Phone


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination


  • Daily housekeeping

Bedding and linens

  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available


Best Western Bowery Hanbee Hotel

1,617 Reviews #210 of 509 hotels in New York City

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Recent Reviews

JeffTravels101 wrote a review on March 23, 2020 Boston, Massachusetts
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Okay for one night

I wasn't expecting too much, but if you need a place for an overnight stay this will do the job. Great walking distance in Chinatown. We paid for parking a few blocks away which was about $70/night...
Nat_McClarnan wrote a review on March 21, 2020 Swansea, United Kingdom
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My NYC Trip 2020

This hotel is right by Chinatown & 1 block away from Little Italy. It is about 30 mins from JFK Airport depending on traffic. We stayed on the 8th floor. The room was great. The bed was so...
Annabele_8314 wrote a review on February 12, 2020 New York City, New York
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wonderful staying!

We're there on Feb 9th 2020 for one night.. The location is great! Right by the Chinatown where has so many reasonable option to eat!! SAFE!!! The hotel was clean!! Room and bathroom was quite big...