Yankee fans take note! Yankee Stadium is a mile south of this budget-friendly Bronx, NY Howard Johnson. While you're in the area, take a scenic 1-mile walk across the Washington Bridge, spanning the Harlem River, and you'll find yourself among the historic architecture and sport courts of Highbridge Park. Harlem is 2.75 miles south. Want to see some wildlife in the big city? The huge, top-rated Bronx Zoo is 4 miles away. To roam the wide-open spaces yourself, head to Central Park--its northern edge is 3.5 miles south. Midtown and Times Square are 7 miles south, or about 40 minutes by subway. The 167th Street station, a 15-minute walk, also offers access to Lower Manhattan and Brooklyn.
Complimentary continental breakfast gives you a boost to start your day off right. You can use the complimentary wireless Internet access, available throughout the Howard Johnson Yankee Stadium, to check up on your favorite Yankee players' stats or to pick out the day's destinations.
The 45 air-conditioned rooms at the hotel have bathrooms stocked with complimentary toiletries and a hair dryer. Room amenities include a 32-inch LCD flat-screen TV with HBO and premium channels, a phone with voicemail, complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access and a clock radio. The room is furnished with a compact refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, in-room safe and iron/ironing board. Complimentary daily newspapers are provided and rollaway beds are available.