234 West 48th St., New York City, NY 10036 United States (USA)
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3 Star Downtown property
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3.5/ 5

Based on 1728 guest reviews

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  • Avg. Group Discount of 15.3%!
  • Fitness center on property
  • 334 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 16 floors
  • Hotel has 44 suites
  • Check out: 12:00N
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 7.6/10

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Local Attractions

Times Square, Broadway Theater District, Rockefeller Center, Radio City Music Hall, Fifth Avenue Shops, Central Park, Empire State Building, Museum of Natural History, Lincoln Center, Madison Square Garden, Today Show, David Letterman Show, Museums, Jacob Javits Convention Center

Customer Reviews of Best Western Plus President Hotel at Time Square

3.5 out of 5.Based on 1728 guest reviews, Average

Property Description

A 15 Million Dollar renovation has completely reinvented this hotel into a modern classic. Step into a snapshot of modern Americana and experience the politically-Inspired design of our 334 chic and comfortable guest rooms. The President hotel has been transformed into one of the most unique properties in the Best Western system; located in the heart of Times Square and the Theater District and close to virtually every major New York City landmark.Whether your travels are for business or pleasure, you will be in the heart of Broadway and the center of Manhattan at the Best Western President Hotel. Our well trained, friendly, multilingual staff offers personal assistance for any special needs that will make your stay more comfortable. Our on-site concierge also provides unparalleled access to city tours and hard-to-get theatre tickets.All of our 334 guest rooms, suites and Penthouse feature ultra plus bed and terry bath linens. Amenities include 37" or 42" flat panel televisions, WiFi internet access, iHome iPod docking station with alarm, free long distance calls under 30 minutes, free local calls, two line phones with voicemail, coffee/tea maker, iron and ironing Board, complimentary bath amenities, electronic in-room safes, complimentary weekday newspaper. The President also proudly offers round-the-clock room service for those desiring the most intimate dining experience.For an upgraded stay, reserve one of our Presidential Personality Suites or for the ultimate New York pied-a-terre experience choose one of our stunning Penthouse Suites. These capacious rooms offer not only an indulgent space to call home while visiting New York, but also an impressive place to entertain.In addition to luxurious sleeping and living accommodations, the hotel recently added a state-of-the-art Business Center and onsite fitness facility with cardio and weight training components. Enjoy inventive dining at either of our two onsite restaurants: Aoki Restaurant featuring progressive Japanese fare and Saigon 48 featuring a fantastic mix of traditional and contemporary Vietnamese Cuisine. See and be seen at Primary Lounge and Bar. Conduct your important business meeting at out Presidential Boardroom space that seat up to 12 people.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00Pm
Check Out:12:00N
Year of Last Renovation:2009
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:334
Handicap Rooms:
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:1 View Spaces
Meeting Space:250 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 12 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym:On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:5:00PM - 2:00AM
Policies / Expenses
30 Days prior to the group arrival with 10 or more rooms a night. After the cutoff date, any rooms not picked up will be released back to inventory for sale and requests for additional accommodations will be subject to availability and prevailing rate.
Nightly Parking:30.0
Typical Group Deposit:50%
Total Taxes:14.75%
Total Misc Fees:$3.50 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 8.88 Per Night
Occupancy Tax: 3.50 Per Night
City Tax: 5.88 Per Night
Food and Beverage Tax: 8.88 Per Day
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:12.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:20.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:30.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:20.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:45.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 3.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 5.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Car rental
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Hair dresser
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

JFK - John F Kennedy International Airport/approximately $55-65 taxi ride/15 miles away LGA - La Guardia International Airport/approximately $45-55 taxi ride/13 miles awayEWR - Newark Liberty International Airport - approximately $55-65 taxi ride/16 miles away

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.
Previously known as:
Best Western Plus President Hotel at Times Square, Best Western President Hotel at Times Square, Best Western President Hotel Nyc

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Best Western Plus President Hotel at Time Square

Below are all the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Best Western Plus President Hotel at Time Square.

Feel free to use the Best Western Plus President Hotel at Time Square meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in New York City event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
The Office18 x 12 x 11200--/--------812--/--------
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The Office

While not an oval or a pentagon, our boardroom meeting space is the perfect spot for that high level meeting of your company’s cabinet.Our meeting venue can accommodate meetings for up to 12 people in a private, yet engaging environment with on demand audio-visual equipment and catering from our on site restaurants. Our affordable "Day Meeting Package" includes room rental up to 12 hours with no additional charges.
Room Type:
Total Size:
200 Sq. Feet
18 x 12 x 11 Ft.
Floor Level:
1 Below Ground
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
20% discount on day meeting package with 5 or more guestrooms booked at the hotel.40% discount on day meeting package with 10 or more guestrooms booked at the hotel.
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