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Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

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Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

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Pod 39 - In the heart of New York City steps from Grand Central Terminal

Fantastic location

Pod 39, located in New York (Midtown East - Grand Central), close to Times Square, Grand Central Terminal, and Empire State Building. Also nearby are United Nations Headquarters, Macy's and Fifth Avenue shops.

Excellent amenities

The hotel offers several ways to relax, dine and drink. The 17th floor has a outdoor seasonal lounge and bar. A guest lounge with TVs and ping pong tables. Food by renowned chefs at Salvation Taco.

Unique rooms

Pod 39 focuses on compact comfort to provide its guests the best value in NYC. All rooms have private bathrooms, climate control system for heating and AC, a media hub for your personal electronics and dimmers.

At your hotel

At your hotel

There is a Pod for everyone and the second Pod is The Pod 39 Hotel is located in the heart of midtown Manhattan — close to Grand Central Terminal, The Chrysler Building, Times Square, Macy’s, The Empire State Building, Broadway theaters, the United Nations Headquarters and Fifth Avenue shopping. The Pod 39 Hotel offers stylish, convenient accommodations for thrifty travelers in the know. The hotel features a Rooftop Deck, Lounge & Bar where well-crafted cocktails mix with an impressive skyline view (serving drinks seasonally but open year round). Sit back and lounge in the ground floor Lounge. People watch by the fireplace, have a game of ping pong with a another Pod guest, work on your laptop or have a drink.

  • Elevator/lift
  • Total number of rooms - 366
  • Number of floors - 17
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Year Built 1918
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Multilingual staff
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property
  • Television in lobby
  • Arcade/game room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Computer station
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Restaurant
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Park your car

Offsite parking discounted rates available

In your room

  • Air conditioning
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Free local calls
  • Private bathroom
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Climate control
  • Premium bedding
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower only
  • Premium TV channels
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Cable TV service
  • HDTV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Dial-up Internet access (complimentary)
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • LCD TV
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
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Eat and drink

Salvation Taco: Stomach growling? Need anything from a light snack to a meal that can feed a large family? Our restaurant, Salvation Taco has got you covered. The taqueria and cantina is brought to you by acclaimed, Michelin starred: Chef April Bloomfield and famous restaurateur Ken Friedman both of whom also brought you: The Spotted Pig, The Breslin, The John Dory Oyster Bar and more. The menu is influenced by international cuisines and done in taco form. Don’t forget to pair one of our great tacos or tortas with an unforgettable drink, glass of wine or a beer curated by mixologist Sam Anderson.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf

The fine print for Pod 39

When you arrive

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

When you leave

Check-out time is noon

How you can pay

Your pets

Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in lb is 15

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

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We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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