AKA: Central Park

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AKA: Central Park #125 of 507 hotels in New York City #125 of 507 hotels in New York City
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42 West 58th St. New York, NY 10019

Why we like it

  • Being able to book an entire condo in NYC is a real treat
  • The decor is modern, contemporary, and ultra comfy
  • Cook for yourself in a full kitchen
  • If you don’t want to cook, there is a nice cafe downstairs, the bar is nice too
  • Designed for the long haul, you can book an extended stay here with no trouble

What you need to know

  • Weekly rates are much better than daily rates, plan accordingly
  • There is a nearby Whole Foods to help you stock your kitchen
  • Arranging late check out is hit or miss
  • Laundry service is free if you need it
  • Not all rooms have full kitchens, some are limited to kitchenettes

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


The southeast corner of Central Park is practically right outside your door. Exceptional 5 Ave shopping is within a short walk, including names like Louis Vuitton and Tiffany and Co. Columbus Circle is a few blocks to the west. Your closest subway stop is up in the Central Park area, the 5 Ave/59 St station.

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AKA: Central Park

545 Reviews #125 of 507 hotels in New York City

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Recent Reviews

nycgirl3000 wrote a review on January 24, 2021
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I write this review with the caveat that we got an unbelievable price for our room. Had we paid "non-covid pricing," I might feel differently. The room was huge--bigger than our own apartment--and...
Sonia B wrote a review on December 03, 2020 San Diego, California
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Recent stay

My family and I recently travelled to New York during Covid times for medical reasons. We chose to stay at the AKA Central park because of the type of accommodation. They were serviced apartments...
224ahmetg wrote a review on July 14, 2020 Scarsdale
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Exceptional service at a great location

We stayed at the AKA Central Park for 35 days. This place is in a wonderful location and also has very intelligently sized and furnished apartments. The kitchen is fully equipped and they provide...