See New York City through a W lens. Our midtown Manhattan hotel is located just steps from the top things to do in NYC. Experience the high energy of a Broadway production in New York City’s famed theatre district, with 42 stunning theatres spanning from 42nd street to 53rd street, get inspired with a visit to Radio City Music Hall, the stunning art-deco palace of performing arts, or allow our W Insider to introduce you to the hottest shows and concerts in town.
World-class art is at your fingertips with easy access to local museums including the Museum of Modern Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Guggenheim, and Frick Collection. When you’re ready to kick back, green spaces like Bryant Park and Central Park offer solace and stimulation with movies under the stars, seasonal ice skating, animals both tame & wild, and perfect places for blankets and baskets. No matter what your passion or pursuit, W New York will bring you to a New York State of Mind. Discover some of our favorite things to do in NYC below and begin planning your trip today.
St. Patrick's Cathedral
Distance: .2 miles
5th Ave, New York, NY 10022
The Cathedral of St. Patrick (commonly called St. Patrick's Cathedral) is a decorated Neo-Gothic-style Roman Catholic cathedral church and a prominent landmark of New York City. It is the seat of the archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York, and a parish church, located on Fifth Avenue.
The Chrysler Building
Distance: .3 miles
405 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10174
Architect lovers can bask in the city's iconic styles during getaway at our hotel near the Chrysler Building. Located on the east side of Manhattan, the Chrysler Building is an Art Deco style skyscraper. At 1,046 feet, the structure was the world's tallest building for 11 months before it was surpassed by the Empire State Building in 1931.
Distance: .3 miles
Show up. Show off. Show stop. When you escape to W New York, a hotel near Fifth Avenue in New York City, you are just steps from the city's most desirable and chic grounds. Spanning from Washington Square Park up to 143rd Street, experience New York City's 5th Avenue the right way - whether you are setting out for a day of shopping or fueling your daily run in Central Park or seeking out to be fascinated on Museum Mile. The possibilities are endless.
Grand Central Terminal
Distance: .6 miles
Explore the world’s largest commuter rail terminal station during your stay at our centrally located hotel near Grand Central. Just minutes away from the hotel, bask in the history of the iconic landmark as you uncover the many shops and dining options throughout the building. Grand Central remains as the busiest train station in the country. Amidst the hustle and bustle of the terminal, be sure to take a peek at its marvelous façade and main concourse.
Museum of Modern Art
Distance: .6 miles
Revel in the inspiring art of our time during your stay at our hotel near the Museum of Modern Art. With the world’s finest collection of modern and contemporary art, the MoMa dedicates itself to a fuse of creativity from the conventional to the abstract. Explore the innovative pieces just minutes away from our hotel.
Distance: .7 miles
Revel in cultural affairs during your stay at W New York, a hotel near the United Nations. With 193 Member States, seek out to understand the mission of the UN and their work to effectively execute their goals. Explore some of the matters that have arisen and see the action that has been taken by the UN to improve these issues - including human rights, climate change, food production, and more.
Madison Square Garden
Distance: .9 miles
4 Pennsylvania Plaza, New York, NY
Boasting brand new top-of-the-line amenities - including seating, lighting, sound, food and more, the newly renovated Madison Square Garden is a multi-purpose indoor arena in midtown situated atop Pennsylvania Station. The Garden is used for pro basketball and ice hockey, as well as boxing, concerts, ice shows, circuses, and more. Since opening in 1968, it's the oldest, and most active major sporting facility in the New York metropolitan area.
Distance: 1 mile
With thirty-five million visitors annually, Central Park boasts the title of the most visited urban park in the United States. An iconic thing to do in NYC, the park spans 843 acres between 59th street and 110th street and boasts vast greenery, walking paths, a reservoir, paddleboat rentals, and more.
The Empire State Building
Distance: 1 mile
350 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10118
This American cultural icon is designed in the distinctive Art Deco style. As one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World named by the American Society of Civil Engineers, the building offers an observatory featuring one of a kind New York City views. Mark another item off of your bucket list when you stay at our hotel near the Empire State Building.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Distance: 2.1 miles
1000 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10028
Bask in the iconic and timeless art pieces when you stay at our hotel near The Metropolitan Museum of Art. This art museum is the largest in the United States, and one of the ten largest in the world, featuring one of the most significant collections of art. Its permanent collection contains more than two million works, divided among seventeen curatorial departments.
Distance: 5 miles
Fuel your passion for adventure during your stay at W New York, a hotel near Randall's Island. Whether you are looking to tour the island; run, walk, or bike; or enjoy a concert, revel in the culture and adventure that lies on the island.
Distance: 6 miles
881 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019
Our centrally located hotel near Carnegie Hall allows you to experience the pulsating sounds of one of the most prestigious concert venues in the world for both classical music and popular music. Built in Midtown Manhattan by philanthropist Andrew Carnegie in 1891, the famous venue presents about 250 performances each season.
- Carnegie Hall
- Chelsea Piers
- Lincoln Center
- Madison Square Garden
- Radio City Music Hall
- Central Park
- Chrysler Building
- Empire State Building
- Grand Central Terminal
- Museum of Modern Art
- Randall's Island
- St. Patrick's Cathedral
- Statue of Liberty
- Times Square
- United Nations
- American Museum of Natural History
- Guggenheim Museum
- Metropolitan Museum of Art
- Whitney Museum of American Art
- 5th Ave NYC