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Pod 51, New York

3-star3 stars
230 E 51st StNew YorkNY10022United States of America

3-star hotel with restaurant, near St. Patrick's Cathedral
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Very Good8.0
Location
Great location
Vibe
Awesome vibe
Service
Fantastic service
Comfort
More comfort would be nice
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Pod 51, New York

from $59
  • Single Room, 1 Twin Bed, Shared Bathroom
  • Single Room, 1 Twin Bed, Private Bathroom
  • Standard Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Double Room, Private Bathroom
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Private Bathroom

What’s around Pod 51, New York

Landmarks

  • In Midtown
  • St. Patrick's Cathedral - 11 min walk
  • United Nations Headquarters - 11 min walk
  • Rockefeller Center - 13 min walk
  • Top of the Rock - 13 min walk
  • Museum of Modern Art - 14 min walk
  • Grand Central Terminal - 14 min walk
  • Radio City Music Hall - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia) - 20 min drive
  • New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) - 34 min drive
  • Teterboro, NJ (TEB) - 35 min drive
  • Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.) - 40 min drive
  • Caldwell, NJ (CDW-Essex County) - 46 min drive
  • Linden, NJ (LDJ) - 48 min drive
  • New York Grand Central Terminal Station - 15 min walk
  • Long Island City Station - 9 min drive
  • Long Island City Hunterspoint Avenue Station - 12 min drive
  • Lexington Av.-53 St. Station - 4 min walk
  • Lexington Av.-63 St. Station - 4 min walk
  • 51 St. Station - 8 min walk
  • Self parking (surcharge)

About Pod 51, New York

Budget hotel in Midtown East, near Grand Central Terminal

4 minutes to subway

Pod 51 is in Midtown East, a 15-minute walk from Grand Central Terminal, and 4 minutes on foot from the 51st Street Subway Station. The hotel is a 20-minute walk from Central Park, and a 10-minute walk from the United Nations building, which offers tours.

Top of the Rock views

Rockefeller Center is a 13-minute walk, and you can get great views of the city from the observation deck at Top of the Rock. Radio City Music Hall features entertaining musical performances, along with stage door tours of the historic venue, and is a 15-minute walk away.

Roof deck and cocktails

Pod 51 Café serves breakfast and lunch inside and in an outdoor garden, where you might also enjoy a light dinner and drinks at Pop Burger after a day of sightseeing. The rooftop deck has a view of the city and is perfect for picnics, sunbathing with a cocktail, and reading a free newspaper from the lobby.

Free WiFi and iPod® docks

Every guestroom at the hotel lets you connect with free WiFi and has an iPod® docking station for playing your own tunes. There's a desk if you need to get work done, and 27-inch flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels for your entertainment.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 348 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 14 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Transportation

Parking

  • Self parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Breakfast (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
Working away
  • Conference space
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Elevator/lift
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 27-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Pod 51, New York’s small print

Also known as

  • 51 Pod
  • Pod 51
  • Pod 51 Hotel
  • Pod 51 Hotel New York
  • Pod 51 New York
  • Pod Hotel New York City
  • Pod Hotel Nyc
  • Pod New York City
  • The Pod Hotel

Policies

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • Resort fee: USD 22.95 per accommodation, per night

Resort fee inclusions:

  • Internet access (may be limited)
  • Phone calls (may be limited)

Inclusions may be listed elsewhere on the page as free or for a surcharge.

Optional extras

Self parking costs USD 35 per night

Parking is available nearby and costs USD 35 per night

Breakfast costs between USD 6 and USD 15 per person (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 22 per person

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Very Good 8.0 From 3,193 reviews

Pod 51, New York
Very Good8.0
Clean, comfortable and Convenient
The pd 51 was exactly what i needed for that night in NYC to attend a function. Clean, comfortable and convenient to the event. There are also plenty of great little places to eat right around the hotel.
Robyn, us1 night trip
Pod 51, New York
Exceptional10.0
love the Pod!
love the Pod! Glad I could open the windows and use the air conditioning as NY buildings are way too hot for me. Will always stay here!
Marsha, us5 night trip
Pod 51, New York
Very Good8.0
Very good place
Great place to stay if you want to spend some days in New York. The room was a little bit small for two people, but it is not really matter if you are using hotel for sleep only. Good location and staff.
Dmitrii, us1 night trip
Pod 51, New York
Poor2.0
Do not Stay here!!
This was the an awful experience for my holiday. I would not recommend this hotel because the customer service is terrible. The staff is untrained to handle basic information and the manager was not available til after the holidays and sloughed off the issue to Hotels.com
A Traveler, us2 night trip
Pod 51, New York
Exceptional10.0
Great value for a perfect location
Small rooms but perfect for a weekend getaway with your spouse. Perfect location.
James, us2 night trip

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Pod 51, New York

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