The Watson Hotel

440 West 57th St., New York, NY 10019 United States (USA) near Exit 16W (113) on NJ Turnpike (~4.8mi)
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3.5 Star Property
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3.0/5

Based on 442 guest reviews

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  • We have an outdoor pool
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Hotel has 596 rooms
  • 18 floors in hotel
  • 4 suites in hotel
  • Check in time: 4:00PM
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Group score of 10.0/10

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Check Rates2 Double Beds Relax in Our Comfortable 2 Full Size Bedded Room 325 Sq Ft
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Local Attractions

Central Park, Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, Fifth Avenue Shopping, Theatre District

Verified Reviews of The Watson Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Great Service"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
I've been stayin at this hotel for 25 years, since it was a Holiday Inn. The service has been consistently wonderful. Friendly, efficient and bent on satisfying the customer. The location is wonderful. The pricing is wonderful. My bed was comfortable That said, a little TLC to the property itself would be a good thing.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
07-Oct-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Oct 03 to Mon Oct 07 2019 at a $249.48 average nightly rate.
"We did not receive a reward for our money that we paid."
Overall Score3.0/ 5
We did not revive steward for the money that we paid.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
30-Aug-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Mon Aug 26 to Wed Aug 28 2019 at a $178.50 average nightly rate.
"Very clean staff was great."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
I stayed with my grandchildren and felt very safe there rooms were very clean hot staff was very nice and answered all my questions Would definitely come back again.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
14-Apr-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Apr 12 to Sat Apr 13 2019 at a $214.65 average nightly rate.
"No Internet"
Overall Score2.0/ 5
No internet, no offer of a discount. I have stayed there for years and will not again.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
26-Nov-2018 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Nov 22 to Sat Nov 24 2018 at a $237.50 average nightly rate.
3.0 out of 5. Based on 442 guest reviews

Property Description

Centrally located in Midtown Manhattan and within walking distance to Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall and Central Park, we are a full service Hotel and offer oversized sleeping rooms with Keurig coffee makers, irons & hairdryers. Complimentary wireless high speed internet access is available throughout the Hotel. Relax in our our lobby bar, the Skylight Lounge which is open from 12Noon to 11PM. Our Gotham Cafe Restaurant is available for breakfast and lunch from 6:30AM to 2PM and dinner from 5:00PM to 11:00PM. The fitness center, located in the lower lobby, is complimentary to Hotel guests as well as our outdoor rooftop swimming pool and sundeck(seasonal).

Green Sustainability

IHG Green Sustainability program

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00PM
Check Out: 12:00Noon
Year of Last Renovation: 2015
Floors: 18
Rooms: 596
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 596
Handicap Rooms: 30
Suites: 4
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 1
Meeting Space: 12341 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 320 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 12Noon-1AM
FEMA Approved: Yes
Pool Info:
We have an outdoor rooftop swimming pool & sundeck which is open seasonally - Memorial Day to Labor Day (subject to change)
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Group must be cancelled 30 days prior to arrival date in order to avoid cancellation fee.
Nightly Parking: $48
Typical Group Deposit: 100%
Total Taxes: 14.75%
Total Misc Fees: $3.50 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 14.75%
Occupancy Tax: 3.50 Per Night
Porterage Fee: 9.00 Per Item

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Central location
  • 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
  • Garage
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

JFK (Kennedy)$45-50, LGA (LaGuardia)$40, EWK (Newark) $50-60.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Buffet breakfast $18.00 per person, per day.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Internet / WiFI

We offer free Wi-Fi access in guest rooms and public spaces.

Previously known as:
Holiday Inn Midtown 57th Street, Holiday Inn New York City Midtown 57th Street

Seasonality and Projections at The Watson Hotel

Rate fluctuations of The Watson Hotel

The graph above is fluctuations of room rates for both our group prices and the lowest online individual prices we could find at the time the group/meeting bid was submitted. The best group discount displayed is 49.3% in the month of February 2020 and the highest average individual rate is $329 in the month of September 2020. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at The Watson Hotel in a month when rates are lower.

FAQs about The Watson Hotel

What time is check in?

Check in time is 4:00PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 12:00Noon based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does The Watson Hotel have?

There are 596 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at The Watson Hotel?

Yes, they have 1 meeting room that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at The Watson Hotel?

Buffet breakfast $18.00 per person, per day.

How much does internet cost?

We offer free Wi-Fi access in guest rooms and public spaces.

Can I get a AAA rate at The Watson Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at The Watson Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.

Is there a gym at The Watson Hotel?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there room service at The Watson Hotel?

Yes. Room service could have been improved. Approx. half of guests complained about the room service.

Is there valet service?

Yes. Great valet service. Almost all guests were impressed by the valet service.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Great shopping. Almost all guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. Average wifi quality. 1 out of 2 guests thought the wifi quality was ok.

Are there rooms with kitchenettes?

Yes. Kitchenette needs more attention. Most guests were unsatisfied with the kitchenette.

Is there a bar?

Yes. Good bar service. Lovely bar service, according to 94%.

Is there a pool at The Watson Hotel?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. We have an outdoor rooftop swimming pool & sundeck which is open seasonally - Memorial Day to Labor Day (subject to change).

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