A Hotel Close to the Bright Lights of Times Square
New York City’s famed Times Square is the reason it’s called “the city that never sleeps.” This major commercial intersection and neighborhood is located in Midtown Manhattan at the junction of Broadway and 7th Avenue, less than a mile from our hotel. It stretches from West 42nd to West 47th Streets and all its buildings are brightly adorned with billboards and advertisements. Often referred to as “The Crossroads of the World,” the square is one of the most visited places in the world.
What to Do in Times Square
Times Square is a must-see stop for anyone visiting New York City. And with our location just 10 minutes away, you have easy access to this vibrant area. The square is home to more than 100 restaurants and shops, including the Disney Store and Toys'R'Us. It is also the hub of the Broadway Theater District and the home of MTV’s headquarters and ABC’s Good Morning America, which broadcasts in front of a live audience from its office at 44th and Broadway. The iconic Paramount Building also stands in the square, which was the former home of the Paramount Theater, where stars like Fred Astaire, Bing Crosby, and Frank Sinatra performed.
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Events in Times Square
There’s always something going on in Times Square, from Love in Times Square on Valentine’s Day to the Taste of Times Square, an outdoor food and music festival that occurs in June. Though the most famous event in Times Square is certainly New Year’s Eve. Every year as the clock nears midnight on December 31, the world turns to see the dazzling lights and bustling energy of Times Square. Millions of people count down as the famous New Year’s Eve Ball descends from the flagpole atop 1 Times Square, followed by waves of confetti. The star-studded event is filled with musical performances, a colorful pyrotechnic display, and unforgettable fun.