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305 W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-3810
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
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Updated 18/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#126 of 512 hotels in New York City
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The Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square is located in the heart of Manhattan, surrounded by Broadway's most famous theaters, and a few steps from the iconic Times Square, known throughout the world as the symbol of New York. John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) is approx. 26 km away. This hotel is ideal for both leisure and business travel. The 647 modern designed, elegant decorated rooms with free Wi-Fi offer maximum comfort, and in our 4 stylish and modern conference rooms you can successfully organize your events and meetings. We also offer our guests a buffet restaurant, a bar with hot and cold drinks, a Grab & Go kiosk and a fully equipped 24h gym.
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Property amenities
Free internet
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Car hire
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference facilities
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Wifi
Paid wifi
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Kid-friendly buffet
Special diet menus
Taxi service
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Concierge
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour front desk
Private check-in / check-out
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Air conditioning
Housekeeping
Room service
Safe
Telephone
VIP room facilities
Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
Bottled water
Laptop safe
Wake-up service / alarm clock
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Non-smoking rooms
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Family rooms
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Modern
Family
Languages Spoken
English, French, Spanish

Location

Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
625Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
252Attractionswithin 0.5 km
5269Reviews611Q+A100Room tips

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Amanda M wrote a review 9 Aug
Basingstoke, United Kingdom38 contributions20 helpful votes
Hotel was wonderful from when we checked in to when we checked out. Reception staff are attentive along with the guys who are by the lifts and who deal with your baggage. Rooms are a good size, with good views over New York. Our room looked out to the front of the hotel with the H&M building directly in front of us. Beds are comfy. Have safe for personal effects. Shower/Batheroom was a good size and cleaned to a high standard. Hotel does has the facility to each breakfast and was priced at $24 each. We did not eat here as there are plenty of wonderful places to eat right on your doorstep. Hotel was in a good location - basically we turned right out of the hotel and boom your are in Times Sq by the red TKTS steps. Me and my friend felt totally safe here - it was a girls belated 50th trip which we should have taken in 2020 and did have some concerns on safety but totally felt safe. To get onto your floor, your key is required to work the lift to access your floor. It was great that the area and lobby was manned. There's a coffee shop on the ground floor to purchase coffees/teas, juices along with small snacks, fruit, sandwiches, salads if you are hungry and need to something to till you decide on where you are going to eat in the Big Apple. Would definitely stay here again as the location was perfect and the hotel was super comfortable.
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Date of stay: June 2022
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AnnArborMichigan wrote a review Aug 2021
Ann Arbor, Michigan174 contributions185 helpful votes
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I picked this hotel because it was comparatively inexpensive and its location in the heart of the Theater District. I was very impressed by how helpful the front desk was, the cleanliness of the room, the decor, and the incredible breakfast buffet. It is about 15 short blocks to Central Park for anyone looking for a pleasant run or walk. In addition, it is just a block or two from Schmackery's Cookies (yum!).
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Date of stay: August 2021
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Room Tip: We were on the sixth floor, so no views, but did not hear any traffic noise.
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shues2415 wrote a review 8 Aug
New Jersey45 contributions14 helpful votes
I stay in the city ever summer for a workshop and decided on the Riu this year. I've stayed at other Riu hotels in the Caribbean and enjoyed my stay. I was not impressed with this hotel at all. It was definitely way too expensive and you can find hotels just as good with a better price. The room was small but clean. The breakfast that was included was awful and there was always a line. It is in an excellent location for theater and restaurant row but there are others that are better.
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Date of stay: July 2022
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theatremom wrote a review 8 Aug
Baltimore, MD364 contributions85 helpful votes
We have stayed at this hotel several times before. This time was the absolute best! The location is perfect for theater and great restaurants on Restaurant Row. The lobby has to be the cleanest in NYC. The staff are friendly, helpful and very professional. There is a great bar, as well as a coffee shop near the lobby. The breakfast buffet is enormous, and lines move quickly. Fruit, yogurt, several types of eggs, tons of bread options, croissants, bagels, smoked salmon, cheeses, ham, salad items, cereal, oatmeal, bacon, sausage, waffles, juices, coffee, tea, cafe au lait, espresso. You will not find a larger hotel breakfast included with your reservation anywhere. The rooms are extremely comfortable, bright and clean. The beds are so comfortable, and the bathrooms have very modern showers, plenty of towels, makeup mirrors and lots of space in the sink area. The elevators are very efficient too. Housekeeping is also absolutely wonderful. There is also excellent security at this hotel. We can't wait to stay here again!
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Date of stay: August 2022
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princessbud wrote a review 7 Aug
chesterfield6 contributions6 helpful votes
Amazing hotel. Exceptional staff. Nothing is too much trouble. Rooms are clean and food is excellent. Worth every penny. Close to subway and lots of attractions. Found the beds very comfortable and you need a card to access the lift so the building is very secure. Would definitely come here again.
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Date of stay: August 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: High floors give best views.
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Ang wrote a review 5 Aug
Hamilton, Canada16 contributions23 helpful votes
I stayed at this hotel a few days ago in august 2022. It was very clean and service was great. There are resort fees that need to be paid daily. Overall it was a good stay. The rooms are very small. But they did advertise that when I booked it. Great location in Times Square.
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Date of stay: August 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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CardiffWeb wrote a review July 2022
Cardiff, United Kingdom64 contributions104 helpful votes
We stayed here for 5 nights on a family visit to NYC and found it very comfortable and convenient. The bedroom was ample with a fridge, free safe, aircon, USB charging ports etc. Bathroom was fine with a great shower. Breakfast had great variety but was busy. Go early if you can. Didn’t have any other meals there. Hotel bar was great and a good end to an evening with a Moscow Mule before bed!! Would use this hotel again and would recommend.
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Date of stay: July 2022Trip type: Travelled with family
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Jane The Swan wrote a review July 2022
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A very special thanks to all the staff of this amazing hotel in Times Square, we spent there 10 days on our honeymoon.Room with a magnificent view on skyline, super clean and comfortable. Food amazing. A pro staff. What are you waiting for??? Thank you guys, you made our stay amazing!
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Date of stay: July 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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ander869 wrote a review July 2022
Corinaldo, Italy1 contribution
Very very good position, 5 mins to Times Square by walk. People at the reception and at the restaurant were very kind; they'll try to do as best as possible for any question. For example: do you need a taxy? Ask for it at the reception. Breakfast is international type with a lot of things; there are a lot of tables too and the service is very organised!
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Date of stay: July 2022
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D&R Travels wrote a review July 2022
Belfast, United Kingdom28 contributions7 helpful votes
We recently spent our 4th July weekend trip in NYC. It was my wife’s third time staying here and my first.. The rooms are spotless, well maintained and bathroom clean. We were kindly upgraded to a room on the 27th floor, the views of Manhattan were great and we watched the fireworks over the Hudson from a large window in the foyer of 27th floor. As previous reviewers have stated, the breakfasts are superb, so much to choose from. The location from Times Square is excellent, you wouldn’t realise the lights and noise of TS are so close . The subway is also a short walk from the hotel.The only minor detail is the lack of tea/ coffee facilities in the room but that seem to be common in NYC hotels.
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Date of stay: July 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: Go to breakfast early if you want to avoid a queue
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Response from RIU Hotels and Resorts, Owner at Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square
Responded 1 week ago
Dear j4rme, Thank you for choosing and taking the time to review Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square. Your feedback is greatly appreciated! Highlighting our breakfast buffet was delightful to hear. Certainly, we will make sure to pass your lovely words on our cleanliness to our housekeeping team. It would be a pleasure to welcoming you again on your next New York City adventure. With our best wishes we remain, Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square Online Reputation Manager
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USD 297 - USD 426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United StatesNew YorkNew York CityTimes Square / Midtown West / Hell's Kitchen / Manhattan
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square
Which popular attractions are close to Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square?
Nearby attractions include Broadway (0.3 km), Times Square (0.3 km), and Come From Away (0.2 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
What are some restaurants close to Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square?
Conveniently located restaurants include Frisson Espresso, K Rico Steakhouse, and Los Tacos No. 1.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square?
Yes, guests have access to a fitness centre during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, and French.
Are there any historical sites close to Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square?
Many travellers enjoy visiting The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum (5.8 km), World Trade Center Memorial Foundation (5.8 km), and Hamilton Park (2.7 km).
Is Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access, reduced mobility rooms, and facilities for disabled guests. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.