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The Gallivant Times Square

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here 3 nights. I've read lots of these reviews, and have to say, our stay was great. Staff were friendly and helpful, room was clean, and yes they're very small rooms, but it's mid town New York, who wants to be in a hotel room? I've stayed in many hotels in many countries, and these are the pluses...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Location: Even though it is mere minutes away from Times Square, it was very quiet. Area felt safe. Lots of fun bars, restaurants, shopping, touristy things to do. The nearest metro was only a couple of blocks away. Room 310: faces another bldg. Clean. Small as expected. Bathroom was nice and had shampoo, hairdryer, basic needs. The room itself is...

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Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed here two times this year. Once with a large group and then with my mom. It is right in the heart of times square which was fun. the staff was incredibly helpful. we had an issue with our room and they changed the room immediately. Not all rooms are the same I guess. We didn't have the hotel...

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Rochester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Firstly, the reason I've given this review an average is because the location is key. 1 minute walk into the heart of times square and for this key location the price was good. That's all the positives I can really think of! We arrived at 2130 to be told our room wasn't ready.... which is absolutely silly at that time...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Gallivant is a modest hotel close to many of New York's iconic sites, the subway and other forms of transport. It is near the theatre precinct and Times Square. Being so close means that it is noisy so ask for a room higher than the second floor. The rooms are on the small side but the service is good...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arriving late at the Gallivant ( 2am UK time ) we checked in and went to our room. Very disappointed that we had been allocated a double room instead of the twin that was booked long before. Hiked back to reception with our luggage and finally got twin room.we spent our first day exploring and did Central Park, had a...

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Castlederg, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

first off taxi from lagardia airport $52 arrived hotel 7 15pm big fancy reception whitch made it look lovely checkin was good now the down side got very tiny lift to 12 floor entered room whitch was about the size of a good cupboard when we sat our suitcases on the floor there was barely standing room left i have...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From 25th of April until the 1st of May I was a guest of The Gallivant. The location was essential to me and this hotel is absolutely superb in that category! Very close Times Square (1 minute walking maybe). Other positive notes: Good reception, friendly staff and a good looking hotel. But I also have two negative notes. No umbrella...

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Hello Guest, Very nice! Thank you so much for your really excellent comments and great review of our hotel! It makes us really proud that you were able to have such wonderful stay, and that our staff provided you with rock star service. We hope to see you again soon at the Gallivant Times Square Hotel! Ben Elie-Assistant General Manager

King's Lynn, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was totally amazing! Everything about it was perfect,the staff,the rooms, the views, restraunts either side, definitely recommend the Chinese!! the location couldn't have been any better .. it was a few minutes walk from time square ... if you are considering this hotel, then don't be in any doubt .. BOOK IT!!! ... the night before we was...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Will never recommend this hotel for personal or business trips, as personnel and management have no interest to their clients. It's obvious that they don't have loyal clients, only people passing by and never return back!

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Excellent location in the heart of Times Square, steps from Broadway Theaters, Rockefeller Center, Empire State Building-Guest rooms featuring; free wireless internet, flat screen televisions, free local phone calls, in-room coffee makers, i-home docking stations, complimentary weekday newspaper, in-room safe. On-Site Fitness Center, Business Center, Conference Room- Two Restaurants, Lobby Bar, Room Service - 50 Suites with bunk beds. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Gallivant Times Square

Address: 234 West 48th Street, Times Square, New York City, NY 10036-1540 (Formerly TRYP by Wyndham New York Times Square)
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Times Square / Theater District , Manhattan
Price Range: ₹ 11,700 - ₹ 26,309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Gallivant Times Square 3.5*
Number of rooms: 336
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