AKA: Central Park

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AKA: Central Park #122 of 513 hotels in New York City #122 of 513 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

549 Reviews #122 of 513 hotels in New York City

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Recent Reviews

jaspreetsabharwal wrote a review on April 13, 2021 Ahmedabad, India
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I would like to state that it is one of the best service apartments in Manhattan. The staff here is exceptionally courteous and understanding . Sara and Dasha at the front office were very helpful...
931dashag wrote a review on April 11, 2021
Trip Type: Business

Best place for long-term stays in NYC

I was pleasantly surprised to find such comfortable accommodation now with superb service. The staff at AKA go out of their way to make sure you are comfortable - 24/7. I had a very large room which...
AT_1427 wrote a review on March 27, 2021
Trip Type: Couples

Best extended stay hotel in New York

We stayed at the AKA for an entire year during the covid lockdown and it was the best experience I could of possibly had during a pandemic. The staff is so accommodating and friendly. We truly felt...