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8.7

Excellent

Location rating score

Excellent location - Inside city center
Popular neighborhood
Exceptional for walking
Walkable places
Penn Station

30 m

St. John the Baptist Church

160 m

Cityscootz

170 m

Church of St. Francis of Assisi

180 m

Madison Square Garden

190 m

Popular landmarks
Empire State Building

510 m

Broadway

990 m

Times Square

990 m

High Line

1.2 km

Grand Central Terminal

1.2 km

Closest landmarks
Studio Associates Of New York Inc

250 m

Fashion Avenue

270 m

Style Room NYC Shopping Tour Experiences

270 m

Golf & Body

270 m

James A. Farley Post Office

270 m

Hotel Pennsylvania

"Will definitively be staying here next time I go to NYC."

Jorge - February 8, 2020
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Hotel Pennsylvania

401 7th Avenue, Chelsea, New York (NY), United States, 10001 - See map

Conveniently situated in the Chelsea part of New York (NY), this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options.

  • 290 meters to public transportation

  • Located in heart of New York (NY)

  • Currency exchange

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

  • Air conditioning

Value for money5.3
Distance to city center0.0 Miles
Location rating8.7
Nearest airportLaGuardia Airport (LGA)
Distance to airport10.3 km

Rooms available at Hotel Pennsylvania

Classic One-Bedroom Suite
Classic One-Bedroom Suite
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  • Room size: 45 m²/484 ft²
  • City view
  • 1 double bed & 1 sofa bed
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Classic 1 King Bed
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  • Room size: 17 m²/183 ft²
  • City view
  • 1 king bed
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Club 1 King
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  • Room size: 19 m²/205 ft²
  • City view
  • 1 king bed
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Classic Room 2 Double beds
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  • Room size: 27 m²/291 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 2 double beds
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Classic Room 1 Double Bed
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  • Room size: 17 m²/183 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 double bed
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Club 2 Double Beds
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  • Room size: 19 m²/205 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 2 double beds
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Club Double Room
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  • Room size: 18 m²/194 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 double bed
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Classic 2 Twin beds
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  • Room size: 22 m²/237 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 2 single beds
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1 Double Bed
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  • Room size: 17 m²/183 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 double bed
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Suite 1 King Bed
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    Frequently asked questions

    Does Hotel Pennsylvania have a hot tub?

    Hotel Pennsylvania does not have a hot tub.

    How much does it cost to stay at Hotel Pennsylvania?

    Room rates depend on the dates, room types, and number of guests, so please click here to see the latest and best deals from Agoda!

    What time is check-in and check-out at Hotel Pennsylvania?

    Check-in is from 03:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee. The hotel offers luggage storage to guests for before check-in and after check-out. The front desk is always open, day or night.

    How do I get to Hotel Pennsylvania?

    For those who wish to drive their own cars, Hotel Pennsylvania has a car park that's close to the hotel. Parking is available for a fee of 51 USD per day. Parking options include a full-service valet for total ease. If you're looking for an easy way to get around New York (NY) with private transportation, the hotel can arrange car rental for you.

    Is breakfast offered at Hotel Pennsylvania?

    Start your mornings right, with the continental and buffet breakfast options offered at Hotel Pennsylvania.

    What are my dining options at Hotel Pennsylvania?

    Hotel Pennsylvania features 3 on-site restaurants for your dining convenience.

    Can special events be hosted at Hotel Pennsylvania?

    You may choose an indoor venue for your special gathering. Large events and gatherings such as weddings can be hosted at Hotel Pennsylvania. Services for in-house catering and audio-visual equipment are offered to help your event go smoothly.

    Can business events be hosted at Hotel Pennsylvania?

    On-site venues and convenient event services make Hotel Pennsylvania an ideal choice for hosting events such as conferences and meetings. All available venues come in different styles and sizes and can accommodate up to 800 people. Audio-visual equipment is available to help your business event or meeting a successful one.

    What is the smoking policy at Hotel Pennsylvania?

    Hotel Pennsylvania does not permit smoking in any of its rooms, but allows smoking in designated areas.

    What is the closest train, metro, or bus station to Hotel Pennsylvania?

    The closest train, metro, or bus station to Hotel Pennsylvania is 34th Street- Herald Square Subway Station, 280 m away.

    What restaurants are nearby Hotel Pennsylvania?

    Restaurants including Charley's, Spinelli's Pizzeria and Gyro II are popular in Hotel Pennsylvania’s neighborhood which is known as Chelsea.

    What popular shopping places are close to Hotel Pennsylvania?

    Shopping options in Hotel Pennsylvania’s Chelsea neighborhood include Manhattan Mall, Urbanspace - Broadway Bites and Strawberries.

    What are popular attractions near Hotel Pennsylvania?

    Hotel Pennsylvania’s location in the Chelsea neighborhood makes it close to famous attractions including High Line, Flatiron Building and St. John the Baptist Church.

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    What people love about Hotel Pennsylvania

    • 9.2

      Exceptional

      "Will definitively be staying here next time I go to NYC."

      Jorge

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      February 8, 2020

    • 9.2

      Exceptional
      Cleanliness

      "I stayed here for a week and was very pleased with the cleanliness of the room and how nice was the staff."

      Jorge

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      February 8, 2020

    • 8.4

      Excellent
      Cleanliness

      "The hotel was perfect, room cleaned and clean towels every day."

      Kelly

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      December 25, 2019

    Overall rating:

    5.7

    Review score
    2,560 reviews
    Cleanliness
    4.8
    Facilities
    4.2
    Location
    8.7
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    What travelers say they love:
    Overall, this hotel was perfect for the week in New York.
    Rungtawan from Ireland
    Couple
    More about Hotel Pennsylvania

    More about Hotel Pennsylvania

    Located on New York City’s 7th Avenue, this accommodation is directly across the street from the Madison Square Garden. The guestrooms at Hotel Pennsylvania are newly decorated and include amenities like work desks, voicemail, climate control systems, and satellite televisions. Health conscious guests who are 18 and older can make use of Bally Total Fitness Center (located next to the hotel).

    Nearby popular attractions include the famous Macy's department store and the Empire State Building. For your convenience, the property also houses conference rooms and onsite boutiques. Hotel Pennsylvania is ideal for business and leisure travelers who want to be close to the Madison Square Garden. To make your reservation at Hotel Pennsylvania, just enter your travel dates on the secure online booking form and submit.

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    Amenities and facilities
    Review score
    Facilities

    4.2

    Most talked about facilities

    Housekeeping

    85 mentions

    Breakfast

    41 mentions

    Internet

    39 mentions

    Food & Dining

    7 mentions

    Languages spoken

    • English

    Internet access

    • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
    • Wi-Fi in public areas

    Things to do, ways to relax

    • Fitness center
    • Ticket services
    • Tours

    Dining, drinking, and snacking

    • Bar
    • Coffee shop
    • Restaurants
    • Room service [24-hour]
    • Vending machine

    Services and conveniences

    • Cash withdrawal
    • Concierge
    • Convenience store
    • Currency exchange
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Doorman
    • Dry cleaning
    • Elevator
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Gift/souvenir shop
    • Laundry service
    • Luggage storage
    • Safety deposit boxes
    • Shops
    • Smoke-free property
    • Smoking area

    For the kids

    • Family room

    Access

    • Cat-friendly
    • Check-in/out [express]
    • Front desk [24-hour]
    • Pets allowed

    Getting around

    • Car park [charges apply]
    • Car park [nearby]
    • Rental car
    • Valet parking
    Food and dining
    Breakfast options
    • Continental
    Location
    401 7th Avenue, Chelsea, New York (NY), United States, 10001
    Excellent
    Location

    8.7

    Airports

    • LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
      10.3 km 24 min drive
    • Teterboro Airport (TEB)
      13.2 km 27 min drive

    Public transportation

    • 34th Street- Herald Square Subway Station
      290 m 4 min walk
    • 34th Street-Penn Subway Station
      290 m 4 min walk

    Hospital or clinic

    • MD BERRY
      620 m

    Shopping

    • Macy's Herald Square
      270 m

    Convenience store

    • On-site

    Cash withdrawal

    • ATM on-site
    What's nearby

    Popular landmarks

    • Empire State Building
      510 m
    • Broadway
      990 m
    • Times Square
      990 m
    • High Line
      1.2 km
    • Grand Central Terminal
      1.2 km
    • Top of the Rock
      1.4 km
    • Central Park
      2.6 km
    • The Metropolitan Museum of Art
      4.0 km
    • The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum
      4.7 km
    • Statue of Liberty
      8.1 km

    Nearby landmarks

    • Penn Station
      30 m
    • St. John the Baptist Church
      160 m
    • Cityscootz
      170 m
    • Church of St. Francis of Assisi
      180 m
    • Madison Square Garden
      190 m
    • Macy's Department Store
      190 m
    • Manhattan Mall
      200 m
    • Pennsylvania Station
      200 m
    • Rose Mansion
      220 m
    • Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
      230 m
    Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.
    Property policies
    Children and extra beds

    All children are welcome.

    Infant 0-1 year(s)
    Stay for free if using existing bedding.
    Baby cot/crib available upon request
    Children 2-5 year(s)
    Must use an extra bed
    Extra beds may be requested directly from the property; additional charges may apply
    Guests 6 years and older are considered as adults
    Extra beds may be requested directly from the property; additional charges may apply
    Others
    • Please note there is a onetime pet fee $25 USD per pet to be collected at the hotel.
    • The property requires a refundable security deposit of USD 200 upon check-in.
    • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

    Extra beds, if available, are dependent on the room you choose. Please ask the property for more details.

    Some helpful facts

    Check-in/Check-out

    • Check-in from15:00
    • Check-out until11:00

    Getting around

    • Distance from city center0.0 Miles
    • Travel time to airport (minutes)30

    Extras

    • Daily Internet/Wi-Fi fee10.95 USD

    The property

    • Non-smoking rooms/floorsYes
    • Number of bars/lounges2
    • Number of floors26
    • Number of restaurants3
    • Number of rooms 1705
    • Room voltage110
    • Year property opened1919

    Parking

    • Daily parking fee51 USD

    Reviews of Hotel Pennsylvania from real guests

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    5.7
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    Review score
    Cleanliness4.8
    Facilities4.2
    Location8.7
    Room comfort and quality5.3
    Service5.1
    Value for money5.3
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    9+ Exceptional (65)
    8-9 Excellent (93)
    7-8 Very Good (250)
    6-7 Good (271)
    <6 Below Expectation (1,131)
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    Mar - May (499)
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    Sep - Nov (464)
    Dec - Feb (316)
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    8.4
    Excellent
    Richard from United Kingdom
    Couple
    Club Double Room
    Stayed 4 nights in October 2017

    Good value, great location”

    Being realistic, Hotel Pennsylvania is not a first class hotel. That said however, our room was clean, had all the basic necessities and was more than adequate given that, on a short trip to New York as we were (four nights) you tend to spend little time in the hotel. I was somewhat worried beforehand having read some of the negative reviews on Trip Advisor, but our experience was that we have certainly stayed in much worse places and we would stay there again. It is true that the hotel is a little tired looking and good definitely do with a refresh, but for the price we paid it was certainly acceptable and there were no serious bad points. The worst I can say is that the window of our room could have done with a serious clean on the outside, but we spent almost no time looking out of the window! If you want smart luxury look elsewhere and expect to pay considerably more. The hotel is in a great location, being right opposite one of the main entrances to Penn Station, which was perfect as we flew in to Newark and the train from there goes in to Penn Station. It is also quite central in Manhattan, making it easy to get to most places we wanted to go to – easy walk to the Empire State Building, the Rockefeller Centre, Times Square, Central Park, the Highline, etc., almost next to Macy’s, and Penn Subway makes it easy to get to other places. We were advised by one of the receptionists to go to Cafe R, 116 W 32nd St, for breakfast, a short distance from the hotel side entrance going east on the opposite side of the road. This was a bit “greasy spoon”, but great value. The breakfast platters consist of an omelette of your choice plus home fries (better known in the UK as saute potatoes with onions) and either bacon, sausage or ham for only $4.99. We bought one each on the first day, but realised that one between us was more than enough. They also do lots of other things including a breakfast buffet charged at $8.95 a pound weight. If you like Indian food try Indian Pro

    Reviewed November 11, 2017

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    8.4
    Excellent
    Karl from United Kingdom
    Couple
    Club Double Room
    Stayed 6 nights in December 2016

    Not all that bad!”

    Just returned from a 6 night stay at the Hotel Pennsylvania. Having read some of the reviews we were expecting a lot worse than we experienced. Yes, it is pretty basic and in need of some modernisation and generally a cost of paint throughout and some new carpets, but we found our room (427) clean and tidy with a comfortable and en-suite bathroom. Some of the reviews on here amd trip advisor are less than complimentary and it is a little unfair. If you want the Plaza or the Four Seasons then go ahead and book them, but if you want a hotel that's functional, in a great location for all the sights and easy to get to from the airport, I would recommend the Hotel Pennsylvania. There are plenty of options nearby for breakfast. We used the hotel as somewhere to sleep after a long day exploring the city and found it welcome relief from the madness that is NYC! Easiest way to to hotel from JFK is take the airtrain to Jamaica station and the the LIRR to Penn Station.

    Reviewed December 10, 2016

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    10.0
    Exceptional
    Emma from Ireland
    Family with young children
    Stayed 3 nights in March 2016

    Great stay as always”

    Stayed in the Pennsylvania on two previous occasions I was not disappointed with my third visit. First visit with the kids and was a little apprehensive having read recent reviews on a number of travel websites. Can't fault the hotel for anything, room was immaculate, cleaned everyday, staff were all friendly from the bell man to the luggage room nothing was a problem to them. Location is brilliant and thanks to Agoda very reasonably priced considering it was Easter weekend. Would definitely recommend this hotel.

    Reviewed March 28, 2016

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    10.0
    Exceptional
    Beatriz from United States
    Couple
    Twin/Double Room
    Stayed 4 nights in March 2019

    Súper ”

    Okay Let me start off by saying I was terrified to book and go forward with the reservation because of all the negative reviews but Let me tell you I was super impressed not only was my room super clean and HUGE. and bathroom superclean staff was super friendly and willing to help not to mention the location! There’s a friendly bar across the street Called stout highly recommend all these negative reviews I read were far from the truth in my experience yes the hallways amd the door of the hotelroom are a little bit outdated could use a new furniture but honestly who goes to New York to stay in their hotel ? Again super satisfied will book again with every single hard earned penny.

    Reviewed March 13, 2019

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    9.3
    Exceptional
    Stephanie from United States
    Family with teens
    Stayed 1 night in March 2009

    My Night At Hotel Pennsylvania”

    This was my second stay at Hotel Pennsylvania. When I travel to NYC, I travel by the NorthEast Corridor Train and Hotel Pennsylvania is located directly across the street from the train station. The lobby is welcoming and bright. My room was located at the front of the hotel so when I looked out the window I saw Madison Square Garden and the wonderful, busy 7th Avenue.
    My only complaint was checking in. Upon arriving at Hotel Pennsylvania, the check in line was almost at the door. I stood in line for almost two hours. There were only four people behind the desk checking guest in.

    My night at Hotel Pennsylvania was an enjoyable one. I liked that I didn't have to walk far, or wait for a taxi to take me to my destination once I got off my train, the hotel is located right across the street from the station. I was greeted at the front door and walked into a nice bright lobby. I totally enjoyed the view from my room. My only complaint was the long two hour wait in line to check into the hotel. Other than that, my night at Hotel Pennsylvania was fantastic.

    Reviewed March 18, 2009

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    9.2
    Exceptional
    Kathleen from United Kingdom
    Group
    Classic Room 2 Double beds
    Stayed 6 nights in December 2016

    Great location Clean sheets and towels every day Building is old and dated Can't wait to return”

    Great location short distance from Penn Station for commute to and from airport Check in took 20 min although others in our group did wait longer Unhappy with 1st room as bed was close to drafty window Asked to be changed next morning and there were no problems with changing rooms Rooms were cleaned every day beds changed and fresh towels Coffee shop in lobby does excellent coffee Was really dreading going to this hotel after reading reviews Hotel is dated but definitely was clean staff were pleasant and I will be returning to this hotel on my next visit to New York

    Reviewed December 14, 2016

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    9.7
    Exceptional
    Alla from United States
    Solo traveler
    Club Double Room
    Stayed 3 nights in May 2014

    Hotel perfectly located, good value for the $”

    Location, service, bar

    We enjoyed our stay in the hotel Pennsylvania. The location of the hotels perfect, in very close proximity to Times Squire and Empire State Building. The staff was friendly and very helpful. I would certainly recommend this hotel to my friends, and will stay there again when in NY.

    Reviewed May 19, 2014

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    9.0
    Exceptional
    Aliya from Russia
    Couple
    Club Double Room
    Stayed 2 nights in February 2013

    great hotel”

    location

    great hotel,very friendly staff,the best location. right in front of madison square garden, couple minutes from empire state building. room was small , but very clean. the view from our room was not the best but its ok. i think for that price its was a great deal. we will definately choose this hotel when we come back to visit new york in the future.

    Reviewed February 17, 2013

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    9.3
    Exceptional
    Milenko from Croatia
    Solo traveler
    Stayed 2 nights in August 2008

    Great Location”

    excellent location, large room and bathroom, fast service
    no internet in the room

    The hotel is located in the heart of the Manhattan, between Penn Station and Madison Square Garden. It is on walking distance (about 10 min) from Times Square and about 15 min from Greenwich Village. Room and bathroom were large for NY standards and very clean. Furniture is fine but do not expect anything fancy. A number of restorants is around the hotel. Because of Pann Station and close subway station, the commuting is very easy. Caffee bar inside hotel works 24 hours. The services are very good. Waiting time at reception desk was minimal. I could recommend this hotel to NY visitors. Price/performance ratio is great.

    Reviewed September 05, 2008

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    9.7
    Exceptional
    Dion from United States
    Family with teens
    Club Double Room
    Stayed 3 nights in January 2014

    Creating Family Memories in New York”

    Great location and great views. We were able to visit major sites of Manhattan, Times Square, Rockefeller Center, Broadway, the famous NYC Central Park, Grand Union and 2011 Memorial Sites.

    I could describe our stay at Hotel Pennsylvania in 3 words - awesome, wonderful and memorable. My family and I enjoyed the room that was given to us on the 17th floor. We had the awesome window view of the city with the colorful lights of the Empire State Building. The rooms were spacious, which accommodated the needs of each member of my family. The service was fast, when we needed some repairs, the maintenance guys were very prompt,pleasant and very professional.

    Reviewed January 22, 2014

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    8.0
    Excellent
    Grace from Philippines
    Business traveler
    Club Double Room
    Stayed 5 nights in March 2014

    Locatoin, location, location”

    the hotel is in the middle of everything. It's beside Madison Square Garden, cross the street and you're at Penn Station. Walk 2 blocks for the Empire State Building. Walk 5 blocks for Times Square.

    Despite all the negative comments about this hotel, Hotel Pennsylvania is a good hotel for its price and superb location. I was afraid that there would be bed bugs as some reviews have mentioned, but there was none. Just don't expect too much and you'll be fine. I did encounter some snags with the hotel when I arrived but they fixed it quickly. First, there was no towel in the bathroom when I arrived. Second, I couldn't turn on the hot water from the shower because the knob was turned off quite tightly. But they quickly (around 10 minutes) sent someone to the room to fix it. The only thing I didnt like about the hotel is that there was NO free Internet Access. The good thing is, there's a McDonald's that's open 24 hrs beside the hotel so we get our WIFI fix from there. Just get something from the Dollar Menu and you're good. Another concern is that the water in the shower was leaking the whole day. I hope the plumbing dept can fix that.

    Reviewed April 07, 2014

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    10.0
    Exceptional
    Thomas from United States
    Business traveler
    Club Double Room
    Stayed 1 night in July 2015

    Long lines to check in”

    Location, central, old

    The Hotel Pennsylvania has epic lines to check in......and I mean epic. Bring a book. I've been staying there for years and they have done nothing to try and improve this. All I can say is, you get what you pay for. If you want a better experience, go to the W. If you can get beyond a 1-2 hour line to check in, then this is the place for you at a great price.

    Reviewed December 28, 2015

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    8.3
    Excellent
    JESHURUN from Australia
    Solo traveler
    Club Double Room
    Stayed 6 nights in June 2013

    Excellent stay would come back again”

    Location, close to major sites, price

    Really enjoyed my stay at this hotel. Stayed here for 6 nights. The hotel is an older one however the rooms were clean and spacious for New York. The hotel is right opposite Penn station and Madison Square gardens so getting around New York on the subway was not a hassle at all. Staff were friendly and helpful. The hotel is on 7th avenue and stores such as Macy's and H&M are located closeby as was Kmaart. The hotel is a short walking distance from Times Square and I was able to walk to see the plays on Broadway. Due to its location it was always busy and I felt quite safe. Would definitely stay here aagain.

    Reviewed July 05, 2013

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    8.8
    Excellent
    Rungtawan from Ireland
    Couple
    Classic Room 1 Double Bed
    Stayed 7 nights in November 2019

    Convenient Hotel for Location”

    Overall, this hotel was perfect for the week in New York. I was anxious about it due to the negative reviews but I will be truthful that the rooms are a bit out dated. However, the facilities were clean and the bed was changed everyday as well as the towels being changed for clean ones daily. Everything was great!

    Reviewed December 09, 2019

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    9.2
    Exceptional
    Sean from Australia
    Group
    Classic Room 2 Double beds
    Stayed 1 night in April 2018

    Exceptional”

    Great location and reasonable price. Thumbs up for check in staff ( Sheila ) on front desk who was fantastic ! and provided first class customer service. The highlights of our stay at Hotel Pennsylvania were (1) Sheila and (2) the location.

    Reviewed April 21, 2018

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    10.0
    Exceptional
    James from United States
    Solo traveler
    Club Double Room
    Stayed 4 nights in June 2013

    GREAT overall hotel.”

    Great location, price incredible for New York city, large comfortable rooms. Staff very helpful

    The price for the room was incredible So I was not expecting Much, but I was very Impressed. The rooms were very comfortable and larger than I thought I would get for New York city. Location is perfect. I like to walk and found it was easy to walk to great places like Times Square. When I didnt want to walk it was easy to just walk around the corner and the subway station is right there. I walked around all hours day and night and felt safe.

    Reviewed September 19, 2014

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    8.0
    Excellent
    Terry from Japan
    Group
    Classic Room 2 Double beds
    Stayed 4 nights in April 2014

    Location is everything!”

    Convenience, comfort, and roomy

    I had my doubts having read all the bad reviews but we needed to stay close to Penn Station. They're wrong. It was an excellent choice for us and we would pick Hotel Pennsylvania again next time. We were on the 5th floor and our room was perfect for two. The King size bed was huge and the room was not huge but certainly adequate. We had a TV, fridge, dryer, iron...and the bathroom was very clean. I don't understand what the people are complaining about. I looked at the other rooms in our group and they also had very nice rooms. One with two double beds was enormous and it also had a clean bathroom. That was on the sixth floor. So, if you want to save your money for shows and other activities, book this hotel without any hesitation. The only hitch to the stay was check in. Huge line, only two people at the desk and we missed the first act. Otherwise, a good hotel.

    Reviewed May 08, 2014

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    9.0
    Exceptional
    Alejandro from Venezuela
    Solo traveler
    Club Double Room
    Stayed 1 night in June 2014

    Fantastic location”

    Location, Value for money, good service

    I was very glad on the location for this hotel, a few steps away from a subway station, sightseeing bus stop in front and easy walking distance to time square for an excellent price of the room that you do not really use that much when in New York.

    Reviewed July 03, 2014

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    6.7
    Good
    Kenneth from United States
    Business traveler
    Club Double Room
    Stayed 1 night in June 2014

    Grand Old Hotel - Updated”

    Location, size of rooms and attentiveness of staff

    Hotel Pennsylvania is a large city hotel. It was built in the golden age of American railroads across from Pennsylvania Station in NYC, obviously as a companion property to the terminal to attract tourists and business travelers to New York. It has plenty of fast elevators, wide well-lit hallways and comfortable rooms with updated furnishings. The staff responded to my request for extra pillows in a quick friendly fashion. While the hotel is located convenient to Penn Station, dining options are limited - the hotel restaurant is on the expensive side and more budget friendly food establishments nearby tend to be franchises. This is not a drawback if you're familiar with NYC - but - if you're a tourist it can be daunting to find a good meal at a budget friendly price close to the hotel (and this is a shame because NYC is full of great restaurants at every price point).

    Reviewed June 13, 2014

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    10.0
    Exceptional
    Lenox from United Kingdom
    Couple
    Stayed 4 nights in March 2010

    uk visitors”

    the position of the hotel was great, it was center to everything that you need
    I couldnt give this hotel any weaknesses as it had everything we needed

    Haveing traveled and stayed in many hotels in the world this hotel had everything, with all the staff being friendly and approachable. The central location of the hotel made it easy to get to any where you wanted in New York. With the cafe open 24 hours to the use of the gym, you wouldnt want anything more.

    Reviewed April 07, 2010

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