AKA: Central Park

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AKA: Central Park #138 of 511 hotels in New York City #138 of 511 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

542 Reviews #138 of 511 hotels in New York City

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  • 2019 Certificate of Excellence

Recent Reviews

L6148VQpeterm wrote a review on January 26, 2020 Ellenbrook, Australia
Trip Type: Couples

Great location near Central Park

We chose AKA Central Park for it's proximity to Central Park and the metro rail network. It is also in a great neighbourhood with lots of shopping on your doorstep. 5th Avenue shopping is just up...
nzkatieb wrote a review on January 13, 2020 Wellington, New Zealand
Trip Type: Friends getaway

Great Location

We stayed for three nights over New Years and were very happy with our stay. We arrived early in the morning and the front desk held our bags all day while we were waiting for our room. Checking in...
t9_mike_m wrote a review on January 02, 2020
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Poorly insulated doors cause noise issues

I cannot recommend this hotel unless you book a 1 or 2 bedroom due to poor door insulation. A bedroom door might block the noise from the hallway, although living area would still be affected. We...