Hilton Garden Inn Debuts in Times Square
Tuesday September 2nd, 2014 - 10:45AM PB
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NEW YORK—Situated on 42nd Street between Avenue of the Americas and Broadway, Hilton Garden Inn New York/Times Square Central recently opened here.
Owned by DiamondRock Hospitality Company and managed by Highgate Hotels, the hotel features 282 all-new guestrooms.
“Hilton Garden Inn New York/Times Square Central is enviably located at Times Square's best address,” said Rob Tanenbaum, COO, DiamondRock Hospitality Company. “From the hotel's striking exterior, unique design and unparalleled views of Times Square and the New Year's Eve ball drop, Hilton Garden Inn New York/Times Square Central is destined to be a top choice for both business and leisure travelers visiting New York City.”
With vistas of Times Square and the New York City skyline, the hotel sits atop over 22,700 sq. ft. of premium office and retail space. The hotel lobby is located on the fourth floor of a 35-story glass tower and has floor-to-ceiling windows. Within the hotel lobby is the hotel's onsite restaurant, The Garden Grille, which is open daily for breakfast. There is a lobby bar serving cocktails and light fare, plus evening room service available. For guests on the run, there is a 24-hour Pavilion Pantry convenience mart located in the hotel lobby.
The hotel offers many amenities for guests including a 24-hour self-service business center and 24-hour fitness facility. In the lobby guests may enjoy complimentary morning coffee and tea. An onsite Concierge Desk is available. Meeting space includes one pre-set Boardroom with presentation technology available for small groups and local corporations looking for a convenient place to meet in Times Square.
“The opening of this hotel gives loyal Hilton guests a brand new option in the heart of Times Square excitement," said Marcello Munoz, general manager, Hilton Garden Inn New York/Times Square Central. “Our prime location close to all New York City attractions and corporate offices cannot be beat.”
Steps from Broadway theaters and within walking distance to New York City attractions including Restaurant Row, Madison Square Garden, Rockefeller Center, Radio City Music Hall, Jacob Javits Convention Center, many museums, nightlife and shopping, Hilton Garden Inn New York/Times Square Central is also close to all major bus and subway lines and walking distance to Pennsylvania Station and Port Authority Bus Terminal.
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