Hyatt recently opened its new Hyatt Place New York City/Times Square, adding more than 500 guestrooms to the destination. The property is the largest Hyatt Place in the world.
The Hyatt Place New York City/Times Square is steps from Times Square and within walking distance of many popular New York City attractions, including Madison Square Garden, the Empire State Building, Bryant Park and Hudson Yards.
Even though the property is the largest Hyatt Place in the world, it still offers everyone’s favorite aspects of the Hyatt Place brand, including 24-hour food and beverage offerings and complimentary WiFi.
“As New York City continues to grow and thrive economically, we are excited to add to the momentum by welcoming guests from all over the world who are visiting The Big Apple for work or fun,” said Benjamin Britton, general manager, Hyatt Place New York City/Times Square. “With our smartly designed social spaces and guestrooms, our multitasking guests can easily accomplish what they need to do while on the road.”
“New York City is known for friendly people, great neighborhoods, and an ever expanding list of great places to visit and things to do or see,” added Dana Reid, director of sales and marketing, Hyatt Place New York City/Times Square. “Our hotel is central to all of them and we are confident that the Hyatt Place New York City/Times Square will exceed guest expectations and provide them with everything they need while visiting our area.”
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