Aka Times Square Hotel - New York

ex. Korman Communities - aka - Times Square 44th

123 West 44Th Street, New York, United States, 10036  show map
 4 stars
  • Overview
  • Rooms & Availability
  • Location
  • Guest reviews
  • Facilities
^

Aka Times Square Hotel - New York

Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Spa & wellness center

Verified Reviews:

  • Amenities are amazing - Free breakfast - Half a block off times square
  • Apartments are huge - Great bed and linens - Staff are just as good
  • Amazing apartment hotel - Does not have a restaurant or room service - Apartment was extremely spacious
  • Biz center was nice - Gym adequae - All the employees in guest services are top-notch
  • Beautiful furniture - Great kitchen - Service was excellent

Overview

The 4-star Aka Times Square Hotel lies within 1.8 km from Central Park, Times Square and The Mall. This intimate hotel was opened in 1894 and renovated in 2012.

The hotel is conveniently located close to Fifth Avenue/53rd Street subway station. The city center is 6 km away from the hotel.

Aka Times Square Hotel offers a stunning view to its guests.

Aka Times Square Hotel can be reached in 10 minutes by car from La Guardia airport.

Rooms

Aka Times Square Hotel is a property in New York that comes with 105 rooms and provides a sitting area, wireless internet, an in-room safe, flat-screen TV and a personal computer. These rooms come with a modern interior and leather furnishings.

Eat & Drink

At the restaurant local dishes are served. Tony's Di Napoli and The Long Room serve a selection of meals within 50 meters from the venue.

Services

Offering car and limousine rental services, Aka Times Square Hotel induces guests to explore the area.

Relax

Guests with children can use cots and babysitting available on site. On-site amenities for fitness include a fitness room and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   12.  Number of rooms:   105.

This field is required.
Email not defined
 Open
WRITE A QUICK REVIEW
Very Bad Excellent
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Rate this hotel
YOUR IMPRESSION OF THE HOTEL

In general

Pros

Cons

YOUR DETAILS
First Name
Email
Cancel
To get your review moderated and published, please read our Terms and Conditions.

Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Spa & wellness center
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Internet television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • DVD player
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Aka Times Square Hotel - New York New York location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

123 West 44Th Street, New York, United States, 10036

Get directions
City Center
  • New York
    3.2 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Grand Central Station
    3300 ft
Underground stations
  • 42nd Street – Bryant Park
    1000 ft
  • 42nd Street -€“ Bryant Park
    1000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Virgil's Real BBQ (cuisine: American)
    300 ft
  • Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.
    600 ft
Parks
  • Bryant Park
    1100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    105

Rooms and availability

Aka Times Square photos Exterior Hotel information
Penthouse
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Wake up service
  • Radio
Aka Times Square photos Exterior Hotel information
One-Bedroom Penthouse Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Super King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Wake up service
  • Radio
Aka Times Square photos Room
One-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed and 1 Sofa bed, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Washing machine
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchenette
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

Suite|SUITE ONE BEDROOM

Two-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchen unit
Aka Times Square photos Room
One-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Super King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Dishwasher
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

One Bedroom Apartment

Deluxe Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchenette
Deluxe One-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
  • Media:Cable TV
Room Description:

Suite|Double Room Deluxe 1 Bedroom Suite (Room Only)

Deluxe One-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Internet television
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Media:Radio
Room Description:

Apartment|Deluxe 1 Bedroom Apartment

Residence Two-Bedroom Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • + More

Aka Times Square Location

Legend
  • Current hotel
  • Hotels nearby
  • Other hotels
  • Airports
  • Underground stations
  • Train stations
  • Parks
  • Tourist attractions
  • Museums
  • Convention centers
  • Stadiums
  • Food and meals
  • General

Hover above the icons to see hotel photo and details.

Click the hotel to go to the main hotel page.

Route Planner
Enter your starting point (at least street address and city) to receive driving directions to or from the hotel.

What's nearby

Sport related

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Good Morning America Studios400 ft

Historical sites

Museums

  • Primary Stages CO Inc400 ft
  • Intrepid Museum Foundation400 ft
  • International Center-Phtgrphy400 ft
  • Martinique Galleries Inc700 ft

Halls

Universities, Institutes

  • National School-Locksmithing400 ft
  • Spanish-American Institute700 ft

Air business related

  • Times Square/Theater District700 ft

Underground stations

  • 42nd Street – Bryant Park700 ft

Marina

  • New York Yacht Club700 ft

Local attractions

  • Central Park1.1 mi
    59th to 110th St., from Central Park West to 5th Ave., New York City
  • National Museum of Mathematics5100 ft
    11 East 26th Street, New York City
  • Central Park Zoo1.0 mi
    830 Fifth Avenue, New York City
  • United Nations Headquarters5000 ft
    405 East 42nd Street, New York City
  • The Museum of Mathematics5100 ft
    11 East 26th Street New York, NY 10010, New York City

Near the hotel

  • Top of the Rock Observation Deck1600 ft
    30 Rockefeller Center, New York City
  • International Center of Photography Museum400 ft
    1133 Avenue of the Americas at 43rd Street, New York City
  • Algonquin Hotel700 ft
    59 W. 44th St., New York City
  • Times Square Museum and Visitor Center900 ft
    7th Avenue between West 46th St. and West 47th St., New York City
  • Times Square600 ft
    Broadway, New York City
  • Church of Saint Mary the Virgin600 ft
    139 West 46th St, New York City
  • Bryant Park1100 ft
    6th Ave. between W. 40th and W. 42nd Sts., New York City

Restaurants nearby

  • Virgil's Real BBQ300 ft

    Address: 152 W 44th St
    Phone: (212) 921-9494

    66% likes this, based on 1089 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 31 - USD 41

  • Cafe Un Deux Trois100 ft

    Address: 123 West 44th Street
    Phone: 2123544148

    64% likes this, based on 338 reviews
    Cuisine: French
    Price Range: USD 2 - USD 36

  • Saju Bistro100 ft

    Address: 120 West 44th Street
    Phone: 2129977258

    71% likes this, based on 325 reviews
    Price Range: USD 33 - USD 52

  • Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.600 ft

    Address: 1501 Broadway
    Phone: 212-391-7100

    75% likes this, based on 2252 reviews
    Price Range: USD 1 - USD 31

  • Carmine's Midtown600 ft

    Address: 200 West 44th Street
    Phone: (212) 221-3800

    79% likes this, based on 2116 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 30 - USD 35

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    105
Hotels nearby

Aka Times Square Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Aka Times Square

Average guest rating

8.4out of 10
Superb
Based on 258 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Family with children
    7.8

    The location was great. Close to everything without being right in Times Square.

    The rooms were a little sparse ie. no area carpet. Maybe a few more pictures on the walls.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    Excellently equipped room - with Bosch appliances, Subzero fridge, dishwasher, and washer and dryer (what a bonus! helped us packed less). Huge space considering the location, in a prime location in Manhattan. Loved staying in a suite - felt like a "home base" for our family of 3 traveling with a 4 year old. Size of room, quality of furniture - all great. Comfortable, nice decor, everything we needed for our trip. Location very convenient to subways, Times Square, 24 hour pharmacy, Bryant Park.

    Rooms were dark - there were plenty of windows but they were all facing dark alleys so not a lot of light. Front desk personnel always seemed very busy and did not look up to greet you - not a big deal but not on par with luxury hotels. When we did ask questions, they were more than happy to help. Very helpful when we came back with packages and a stroller and tired toddler. No carpets in the bedroom or living room - would have warmed up the place, seems that furnishings were incomplete in that way, i.e. no throw pillows on couches or bed. Also, not enough lighting in the room - overall seemed dark, esp since no natural light in the room (esp bedroom in AM).

  • Couple
    8.2

    The room was enormous with all the things we needed for an extended stay. The location was perfect for accessing the key sites around New York.

  • Family with children
    7.0

    The location was convenient for us, 1st time travellers to NYC. The front desk staff, Mustapha, Don and Julio was attentive and eager to assist.

    The room amenties and equipment lack proper maintance and the platform around the bed poses a danger. It sticks out too much from the mattress and one has to constantly keep a look out and not walk into it.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    Stuff, room, location, everything was really good

  • Single
    8.2

    size of the units, amenities inside the units

    lack of decent amenities like poor gym etc

  • Couple
    7.4

    Spacious room Facilities

    Because of the location, some nights, it was a bit noisy. The other disadvantage is the shades. You can not lift the shades up, it makes the room dark.

  • Couple
    10.0

    the staff were very helpful. the room was well equiped, we made our own meals most of the time which saved us a lot of money.

    It was a lot of noise from time square at night, the windows could be double glazed to reduce noise.

  • Single
    10.0

    Everything about the hotel exceded expectation.The facilities in the lounge and bedroom, the quality of the fitments in the kitchen area,the design and decor, the air conditioning (very welcome when the temperature hits 100degrees!) and the general ambiance were all outstanding. It gave the feeling of 'living' in New York, not just 'staying'. The staff were excellent, helpful and friendly at all times and went out of their way to assist an 'out-of-towner'. The business and fitness facilities simply added to the class which exudes from the hotel and aka Times Square played a huge part in making my stay in New York memorable

  • Single
    7.8

    Rooms are very large. Hardwood Floors throughout. Great location. Speedy elevators.

    Certain quality aspects of the rooms were not worthy of the price - paint, lighting in the bed room.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Centrally located, easy access to all the ny sights. Large comfortable rooms with more space and flexibility than conventional hotel rooms. Far more positives than negatives wiht this hotel.

    Poor lighting in the reception area makes the hotel entrance look dingy. Horrible pink lights in the lifts. Watch out for the "trendy" wooden platform around the base of the beds - it may look chique but hurts like hell if you accidentally smack your foot against it!

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    This minimalist hotel was clean and had all the amenities an executive suite should have. Great for long term or short term stay. Great location, very central.

    Paying extra for house cleaning is not something they tell you till you check in which is deceptive. This was a hotel not a serviced apartment and therefore housecleaning is a must. The TV could also be bigger, especially considering the size of the room. The lobby is a little depressing because of its size and lighting...not a very pleasant first impression, however the room made up for it.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    Good deal of space, laundry, excellent location, business centre.

  • Single
    9.6

    Spacious room, good location, friendly staff

    Fitness center was very small and combined with the business center - a little strange

  • Single
    9.2

    Spacious quarters, separate sleeping, office and living spaces, full up to date kitchen facilities, relatively quiet, well equipped for internet and tv entertainment, washer and dryer a big plus, 24 hour access to gym facilities, proximity to Broadway and other cultural events in addition to a full range of subway lines, helpful and pleasant staff.

    Horrible sleeping pillows (foam and feather) in bedroom, room #810's limited exposure to outdoors (difficult to determine prevailing weather conditions however, limited street noise was an asset), fitness centre could use an auxiliary fan in main and tread rooms, a source for water would also help.

How to reach hotel

hotel Aka Times Square Hotel - New York New York location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

123 West 44Th Street, New York, United States, 10036

Get directions
City Center
  • New York
    3.2 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Grand Central Station
    3300 ft
Underground stations
  • 42nd Street – Bryant Park
    1000 ft
  • 42nd Street -€“ Bryant Park
    1000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Virgil's Real BBQ (cuisine: American)
    300 ft
  • Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.
    600 ft
Parks
  • Bryant Park
    1100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    105