Most claim, “There’s no better place to spend New Year’s Even than being in New York City.” Watching the ball drop from Time’s Square is an iconic and idyllic location to spend the last few seconds of one year. What better way than to spend the New Year from the comfort of your hotel room. If you want in on the action, plan in advance to book a prime spot in some of the best hotels overlooking the Times Square Party.
Millennium Broadway Hotel
Located in the heart of Times Square, guests are treated with an unforgettable experience. With access to major attractions and primo shopping, guests are treated with a bird’s eye view of the street action. With 625 rooms, guests take advantage of the fitness center and full-service concierge.
W New York Times Square
Welcome to the center of the center of the universe. Located in the heart of the theatre district, it is also footsteps away from the MTV store and museums. The 509 guest rooms and 43 suites are lavished with bountiful colors and 350 thread count sheets. The chic and modern interior creates an ultra classy atmosphere while eye gazing at the most vibrant street in the world.
Renaissance New York Times Square Hotel
Luxury. Luxury. Premier. Luxury. The Renaissance is a boutique hotel features chic sheets and lavish amenities. Party from your window or at the R Lounge, a panoramic view lounge and restaurant overlooking the Theatre district. Not a late night partier? No problem. The soundproof rooms keep sleepy eyes quiet while the late night partiers keep the night going till dawn. Burn off your New Year calories in the fitness and recreation center.
Le Parker Meridien Hotel
Looking for luxury, class and relaxation before your party the night away? The hotel is footsteps away from Fifth Avenue, Central Park and Broadway theaters. Newly designed guest rooms feature extensive views of downtown NYC. Lounge in your bathrobe with a drink in hand, and sweat out your alcohol consumption in the 15,000-foot Gravity wellness spa and fitness center. Cure your hangover at restaurant Norma’s, labeled the “Best Breakfast in NYC,” by New York Times Magazine.
The Hilton New York
Just a walk in the lobby will make you feel like your in the big city. Choose between guest rooms, deluxe rooms, suits and a five-bedroom penthouse all comprised with luxurious views. Workout in the fitness center, connect the mp3 and get ready to party with the rest of the Big Apple. After a night of partying, catch some Zzz’s in your Hilton signature Serenity sheets.
Elizabeth is a fitness professional, workshop presenter and freelance writer. She is an active traveler who treks the globe looking for interesting stories to write and places to photograph. Her most significant travel achievements include living and volunteering in Australia twice and studied yoga in India.