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The Knickerbocker Hotel
5 stars

The Knickerbocker Hotel

6 Times Square, New York, NY 10036, United States
+1 212 204 4980
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$176
Cheapest

rate per night

8.4
Great

based on 2,157 reviews

The Knickerbocker Hotel
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About The Knickerbocker Hotel

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

The Knickerbocker is a long-established mainstay of the New York City area. Established back near the turn of the 20th century, in 1906, it provides a view of Times Square, which is a one-minute walk away. The 42nd street subway station provides access to the rest of the iconic city of New York, and the Empire State Building is just a 13-minute stroll from the hotel.

The rooms offer a polished experience, and they come with designer toiletries and high thread-count sheets. There are also minibars available and the free Wi-Fi and flat screen TVs make the stay feel like home.

However, the chic restaurant gives guests a unique experience that is sure to be memorable. Guests can relax at the rooftop bar and those who favor a smoke can enjoy a cigar in the cigar lounge. This historic hotel also offers a comprehensive gym to give guests a chance to work up a sweat. In addition, it has parking available for a fee, which helps ensure the safety of guests’ cars.

It has an impressive capacity of 330 guestrooms, which include 27 Junior Suites and four Tribute Suites: the Martini, Parrish, Cohan, and Caruso. Each has its own style and flavor, and impresses with unique floor plans that help guests get a sense of the architectural spice of this well-seasoned gem.

The experience is capped off with St. Cloud, a stylish rooftop bar that epitomizes the New York City chill scene. Enjoy finely honed cocktails and craft beers while taking in the sights and sounds of the city below.

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night, not including taxes and fees

Amenities at The Knickerbocker Hotel

  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Valet parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Basics

  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator

General

  • Family rooms
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Storage available
  • Rooftop
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • City view

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Shoeshine
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush

Dining

  • Grocery deliveries
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Refrigerator

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Drying rack for clothing

Bedroom

  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Safe

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
  • TV

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Cycling
  • Evening entertainment

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio

Fitness

  • Fitness center

Reviews of The Knickerbocker Hotel

All reviews are collected from real users with a verified booking made with KAYAK or one of our trusted external partners.

8.4
Very goodBased on 2,157 verified guest reviews
8.4Couples
8.2Solo
8.5Families
8.5Friends

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10.0 Wonderful
Location and rooftop bar were both great. We booked two rooms and our 2 queens room was perfect. The one with our older children was noticeably smaller yet the room rates were the same.
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7.1 Good
Pros:Continental breakfast was quite okay but could do with changes day-to-day. Consistent in room decor and stylien
Cons:Confusing lobby area. This could be fixed by relocating reception to the left side of the entry area rather than way up the end of the hall. It is too dimly lit too in my opinion. Our Junior Suite (1501) was quite dark with small windows. The complimentary tablet is a gimmick and is not likely to be useful to anyone with a smartphone or their own tablet/laptop. No hand towel rack—where do you put them? Disconcertingly loose bathroom/shower fittings. No coffee. Stain on couch.
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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Large bath sheets When I called guest services they answered using my name Staff very friendly and so helpful
Cons:Shower could do with more pressure
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8.0 Very good
Pros:The location is spot on, the rooms are clean, quiet and comfortable. The check-in/out is easy and the personnel is corteous; we had t use their concierge services twice and they were friendly and prompt.
Cons:Given the hotel class and its prices few things could be better, like a Nespresso machine in the room (very common these days even in 4 stars environments) - a greater selection of TV channels would also ber good. Therer's a Samsung tablet in the room, but you can't really do much with it. On arrival with luggage etc. we had to open the doors ourselves - minial as it may sound, when you're loaded with luggage opening a heavy door isn't that easy especially when you se the door men happily chatting inside.
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9.7 Wonderful
Pros:2 queen beds made this hotel perfect for our family of four. Located right on Times Square, the hotel held our bags after checkout while we went across the street to see a Broadway show.
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9.4 Wonderful
Pros:Once you get past the unprepossessing lobby, the hotel is really excellent. We were upgraded to a junior suite, which was large, comfortable and well-appointed. It was bitterly cold so we ate in the hotel, choosing the bar's little plate menu over the Vlentine's Day special menu; each choice was delicious. Large, contemporary bar and restaurant (maybe showing a little wear on the cushions) and excellent service. Location, right on the corner of Times Square, can't be beat if you want to be in the middle of it all. Not cheap, but we weren't on a penny pinching trip. Worth every penny. Special mention to the concierge for fulfilling a couple special requests.
Cons:As noted, the lobby is decidedly underwhelming although the staff was friendly and helpful. Otherwise, no complaints!
A
9.7 Wonderful
Pros:The renovation last year really upgraded this NYC classic. Now the interiors are just as lux as the classic facade. Great location in Times Square but quiet and tranquil retreat inside. Great service and really friendly staff. We enjoyed our girls weekend immensely.
Cons:Avoid if you don't like fighting through crowds at Times Square.
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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Clean spacious rooms, good service, not great wi-fi
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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:We came for the birth of my first grandchild.the hotel is very modern and sleek. Our room was large and well appointed with all of the modern technological conveniences. The mattress was very comfortable with high thread count linens. The bathroom was large and had more bath accessories than I have ever seen. I.e. Cuff links, tooth brush, paste, etc. I loved the large soaking tub. We never heard any outside noise even though this hotel is located in Times Square From the front desk to the doorman, the service was incredible. Leilani, one of the managers even gave us a gift for the new baby. I would highly recommend this hotel!
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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Great place to stay. Very sheik and hip. Roof Top Bar is out of this world!!!

Location

6 Times Square, New York, NY 10036

What's nearby

  • Times Square425 yd
  • New York Public Library0.3 mi
  • Bryant Park0.3 mi
  • Broadway0.4 mi
  • Rockefeller Center0.4 mi
  • Empire State Building0.5 mi
  • Grand Central Terminal0.5 mi
  • Museum of Modern Art0.6 mi
  • High Line1.1 mi
  • Fifth Avenue1.3 mi
  • Frick Collection1.5 mi
  • Washington Square Park1.9 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM

Cancellation/prepayment

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Essential information about The Knickerbocker Hotel

Low season

January

High season

April

Average price (weeknight)

$533

Average price (weekend night)

$406
Cheapest month to stay with an average 32% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 102% rise in price.
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Top tips for your stay at The Knickerbocker Hotel

  • If you’re after a cheap room at The Knickerbocker Hotel, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in January and August.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at The Knickerbocker Hotel, plan to stay on a Monday or Thursday. The most expensive day is usually Sunday.
  • The cheapest price a room at The Knickerbocker Hotel was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $328, while the most expensive was $928.
  • How long should you stay at The Knickerbocker Hotel? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 3 days.

FAQs when booking at The Knickerbocker Hotel

  • Does The Knickerbocker Hotel have any special packages or discounts?

    The Knickerbocker offers great deals for a New York getaway. Book the Breakfast package and start your day with a full American breakfast at the signature restaurant, Charlie Palmer at The Knick. Guests are served two organic eggs, your choice of crispy bacon or sausage, house-made bread, and artisanal cheeses. Book the Girlfriends’ Getaway package and toast your weekend with complimentary mimosas on arrival, treat yourself to a makeover with discounts on hair and make-up by NOMI beauty, and then pose up a storm with a 30m photography session. AAA members also receive discounts on room rates.

  • Does The Knickerbocker Hotel have amenities for business travelers?

    If you’re traveling to New York on business, The Knickerbocker is located in the center of the business district, so you can easily get to your Midtown meeting. If you need a space to host an event or function, the state-of-the-art Salon can host up to 160 people, and the exclusive St. Cloud rooftop is perfect for a cocktail party with top views of the New York skyline. Private dining and gourmet catering can also be arranged.

  • What kind of accessible amenities are available at The Knickerbocker Hotel?

    The Knickerbocker Hotel is an accessible hotel and welcomes guests of all abilities to stay in its ADA compliant rooms. Accessible guest rooms and suites include a choice of two queen beds or a king bed, plus a roll-in shower, ADA tub with grab bars, visual doorbell and emergency alarms. Primary routes around the hotel are fully accessible, including from the parking areas to guest rooms, restaurants, meeting areas, and fitness center. Televisions have closed captioning and signage is provided in braille throughout the hotel.

  • Does The Knickerbocker Hotel offer amenities for children?

    If you’re visiting New York with children, The Knickerbocker is a great base for families. On arrival, children receive milk and cookies, and a plush bathrobe in their size to use for the duration of their stay. Xbox games are also available on request. Book the Knick Family Getaway package and enjoy breakfast for four daily, dining credits, a special tepee, and a children’s gift including a backpack, umbrella, crayons, coloring book, and playing cards. Some of the suites are furnished with two queen beds, or a deluxe sofa bed, to accommodate families of four. The hotel’s central location makes it easy to visit many of New York’s world-famous attractions and landmarks. A house car is also available on request if your family needs a ride.

  • What is the pet policy at The Knickerbocker Hotel?

    If you’re traveling with a four-legged companion, the Knickerbocker Hotel welcomes dogs that weigh less than 40 lb. Dogs staying at the hotel receive luxury pet amenities and are provided with comfortable beds and tasty treats. There are plenty of green spaces nearby where you can take your dog for a walk or run, including the lush lawns of Bryant Park, and expansive Central Park, which has dedicated drinking fountains for pets.

  • Where is The Knickerbocker Hotel located?

    The Knickerbocker Hotel is located at 6 Times Square in Midtown, 0.1 miles from the center of New York. Times Square is the closest landmark to The Knickerbocker Hotel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Knickerbocker Hotel?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at The Knickerbocker Hotel.

  • Does The Knickerbocker Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Knickerbocker Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is The Knickerbocker Hotel from the airport?

    The Knickerbocker Hotel is 2.3 miles from New York Skyports SPB.

  • How does KAYAK find such great The Knickerbocker Hotel hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at The Knickerbocker Hotel in New York and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at The Knickerbocker Hotel and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for The Knickerbocker Hotel.

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