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    The Watson Hotel

    440 West 57th Street, New York City, NY 10019-3013
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    Overview
    • Excellent14%
    • Very good46%
    • Average27%
    • Poor8%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 3,113 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Older hotel with dated furnishings and lobby BUT WOULD HIGHLY RECOMMEND. Spacious rooms, great neighborhood with plenty of good restaurants and services, within walking distance of Central Park, Lincoln Center, Broadway, Times Square, etc., clean rooms, very reasonable rates by NYC standards, friendly staff, roof...More

    2  Thank BOB G
    Response from VanessaV57, Front Office Manager at The Watson HotelResponded 6 days ago

    Bob G, you nailed it!!!!!!!!!!! Thank you so much for your honest review and wonderful comments. You are a savvy shopper. Great minds think alike. I am the same. When I go on vacation, I don't want to spend a ton of money on a...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The price for one night was cheap. This hotel is in a comfortable place, near the Central Park. Staff was super friendly, room was really beautiful. Totally recommend you to stay at this hotel if you need a place which is really cheap and close...More

    Thank Arneta K
    Response from jesposi2, Manager at The Watson HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for staying with us and for your feedback. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope you can visit us again in the near future. Best Regards Charles Argento Manager On Duty

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The hotel is nice located close to Central Park. The personnel is very friendly and you have access to a small commercial gym (of the underground-cellar type). It would however need a refreshment of the rooms, they are a bit worn.More

    Thank Helena G
    Response from jesposi2, Guest Relations Manager at The Watson HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Helena G, We sincerely appreciate your feedback, we are so happy you had a pleasant stay. We are especially proud that the staff delivered the friendly service you deserve. We look forward to your return and would like to thank you for choosing The...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Wow! Terrible hotel since changing ownership (used to be a Holiday Inn). They Refused to let us extend checkout to 12noon on the 4th of July despite being at half capacity and despite the fact that we needed an extension for our 9month old to...More

    8  Thank Benjamin F
    Response from VanessaV57, Front Office Manager at The Watson HotelResponded 6 days ago

    Hi Benjamin F, We thank you for sharing your comments. We are sorry you did not enjoy your stay with us due to your checkout experience. Kind regards, Vanessa

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    What a great location. Very friendly staff. Have stayed in this hotel when it was a holiday inn . But this stay was much more enjoyable . Its a more relaxed hotel now since its not part of a big hotel group. Would highly recommend...More

    Thank Robert R
    Response from jesposi2, Manager at The Watson HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Robert , Thank you for staying with us and for your feedback. We glad that you are a returning guest and we are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to your next visit with us as well. Best...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 156 - US$ 364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 597
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    • Midtown / Hell's Kitchen / Manhattan
    • Also Known As
    • Holiday Inn Midtown New York ,
    • Holiday Inn New York City ,
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    • Holiday Inn Midtown 57th Street ,
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    This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
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    Response from Arneta K | Reviewed this property |
    Hi! There was tea and coffee making facilities. We grab a coffee and took a walk in Central Park. We needed to check out at 11 a.m. I'm not sure about the suitcases because we didn't need that. 😊
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    Response from VanessaV57 | Property representative |
    Hello, You do not need a key card to enter our hotel. We have security on the premises 24 hours a day. After 11:00pm, you will have to show your room key to our Security Officer in order to enter the hotel. Kind... More
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    "Clean and ok location for the price"
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