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Pod 39
3 out of 5
145 East 39th Street, New York, NY
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4.3/5Excellent! (2,666 reviews)

"Such a wonderful staff , very clean , close to everything!!! Thank you for helping our NYC trip be the best !!!"…"

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

Pod 39
The Belvedere Hotel
3.5 out of 5
319 W 48th St, New York, NY
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4.3/5Excellent! (6,458 reviews)

"Staff was always friendly"…"

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

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Hotel 31
2 out of 5
120 E 31st St, New York, NY
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The price is $68 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4.1/5Very Good! (1,096 reviews)

"I mean, it's a budget hotel. But for what it is, it's clean, the staff was friendly, location is good. Elevator is terrifying but if you like the historic aspect it's probably actually pretty cool."…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Hotel 31

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YOTEL New York
4 out of 5
570 Tenth Avenue, New York, NY
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4/5Very Good! (6,900 reviews)
Love this place except for the noise.

"I love self-check in machine on the first floor it was quick and easy. My room on the 25th floor was awesome with a good view of the empire state building. It was quiet and I had good sleep. After I week they moved me to the 15th floor because they were going to renovate the entire 25th floor. My ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2020

YOTEL New York
Pod 51
3 out of 5
230 E 51st St, New York, NY
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The price is $72 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4/5Very Good! (3,129 reviews)

"great location clean nice bathroom cool would stay again great staff very helpful"…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2020

Pod 51
Travel Inn Hotel
2.5 out of 5
515 W 42nd St, New York, NY
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4/5Very Good! (998 reviews)
comfortable

"The date is wrong I stayed here on Saturday and left Sunday and it was nice my room was comfortable I had a Microwave, a Fridge and a Desk, there was a swimming pool right next to me but no water it was fun"…"

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2020

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Hotel St. James
2.5 out of 5
109 W. 45TH ST., New York, NY
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The price is $84 per night from Nov 22 to Nov 23
3.9/5Very Good! (3,287 reviews)

"Great value. Great location. Many theaters, restaurants, and the subway is nearby. Good basic accomodations."…"

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2020

Hotel St. James
Hotel Edison
4 out of 5
228 W 47th St, New York, NY
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3.9/5Very Good! (4,519 reviews)

"Ideal spot, on the door step if times square, subways, major attractions."…"

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2020

Hotel Edison
Hotel 17
2 out of 5
225 E 17th St, New York, NY
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3.9/5Good! (979 reviews)

"Great location, Great price for Manhattan. Will definitely stay here again in the future."…"

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2017

Hotel 17
The Watson Hotel
3.5 out of 5
440 West 57th Street, New York, NY
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3.8/5Good! (4,330 reviews)

"I enjoyed my stay at the hotel. The room was very clean and face the street which I loved. Because I love sunlight in the morning. Great lounge that I will enjoy on my next stay!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2020

The Watson Hotel
Wellington Hotel
3 out of 5
871 Seventh Ave, New York, NY
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The price is $79 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
3.8/5Good! (3,302 reviews)

"We had the best time ever, great location right next to the subway station!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

Wellington Hotel
Salisbury Hotel
3.5 out of 5
West 57Th Street, 123, New York, NY
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3.6/5Good! (4,863 reviews)

"I liked the location. I did not like the sofas and bed"…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Salisbury Hotel
Mayfair New York
3 out of 5
242 W 49th St, New York, NY
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3.6/5Good! (1,061 reviews)

"Great location, just off Broadway and Times Square. Great staff, building a little bit run-down but my room was kept spotlessly clean - wonderfully comfortable bed. Good bolthole for an amazing city."…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Mayfair New York
Vanderbilt YMCA
2 out of 5
224 East 47th Street, New York, NY
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3.5/5Good! (1,000 reviews)
Great for short stays

"Lovely staff from check-in to security to passing cleaners in the hall. All so lovely. Room and shared bathrooms where clean and I had no issues being disrupted by other guests. I did have the issue of VERY loud banging pipes which I was aware of thanks to other reviews so was prepared for but couldnt ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Vanderbilt YMCA
Row NYC
4 out of 5
700 8th Avenue, New York, NY
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The price is $76 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
3.5/5Good! (4,857 reviews)

"Great"…"

Reviewed on Apr 8, 2020

Row NYC
The Roosevelt Hotel, New York City
4 out of 5
45 E 45th Street, New York, NY
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The price is $89 per night from Nov 22 to Nov 23
3.4/5Good! (8,729 reviews)

"A pleasure to be in such an iconic hotel. Saddened to hear that this treasure of NYC will be closing."…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

The Roosevelt Hotel, New York City
Americana Inn
2 out of 5
69 W 38th St, New York, NY
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The price is $74 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
3.2/5 (994 reviews)
I'll be back !!

"Had to cut my vacation short due to the Covid19 outbreak as all flights were being curtailed and/or cancelled to Ireland, however, the staff were so helpful and friendly and the rooms, bathrooms etc. so clean and will be returning later in the year whenever this is all over to continue my holidays ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2020

Americana Inn
Hotel Pennsylvania
2.5 out of 5
401 7th Ave, New York, NY
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2.6/5 (8,083 reviews)
Great location - Great price

"We stayed two nights and did sooooo much. Subway right across the street and great central location where we could walk to so many place."…"

Reviewed on May 27, 2020

Hotel Pennsylvania
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Cheap Hotels in Midtown

Midtown has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. In addition to its well-known attractions like Times Square and Broadway, this destination is home to Central Park and Bryant Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're looking for affordable places to stay in Midtown, the 220 budget accommodations in the area give you plenty to choose from. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and have earned good reviews from travelers searching for a bargain:

Hotel St. James - 2.5-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi and air conditioning at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its comfortable rooms.

Hotel 31 - Customers like this 2-star hotel for its convenient parking and proximity to public transportation. It offers free WiFi and air conditioning.

Mayfair New York - At this 3-star hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, a restaurant, and a bar. Reviews mention the comfortable rooms and proximity to public transportation.

Wellington Hotel - 3-star hotel. You'll find a restaurant and air conditioning at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its proximity to shops.

Hotel Edison - Customers like this 3.5-star hotel for its proximity to shops and central location. It offers free WiFi, 2 restaurants, and a bar.

Planning Your Trip to Midtown

Haven't picked your travel dates? Use these temperature and rainfall averages to get an idea of the best months to visit so you can make the most of your money.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 83°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 28°F
  • Rainiest months: July, April, August, and October, with an average rainfall of 4.49 inches
  • Driest months: February, January, November, and December, with an average rainfall of 3.69 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Midtown

Midtown attracts visitors with its theater scene and renowned opera house, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Times Square and Broadway, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Rockefeller Center, or hunt for bargains with some shopping at Macy's and Bloomingdale's.

Travelers also like Midtown for its:
  • Skyscrapers
  • Entertainment
  • Architecture
  • Museums

Getting Around Midtown

The most convenient airport is 5.9 mi (9.6 km) from the city center in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia). However, if that doesn't suit your budget, you can look into flights to Teterboro, NJ (TEB), which is 8 mi (12.9 km) away. Take advantage of metro transit at 5 Av Station, 42 St. - Bryant Pk. Station, and 47 - 50 Sts - Rockefeller Center Station. If you want to journey outside of the city, ride aboard a train from New York Grand Central Terminal Station, New York W 32nd St. Station, or New York Penn Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Midtown like for travelers on a budget?
Midtown offers a variety of cheap accommodations and things to do, making it a great vacation choice for budget-conscious travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Empire State Building and Madison Square Garden, this destination is home to Bryant Park and Union Square Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Midtown?
Based on reviews, Hotel St. James is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers in search of a less expensive place to stay and offers free WiFi. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Hotel Pennsylvania and Salisbury Hotel.
How many inexpensive hotels can I expect to find in Midtown?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 232 budget hotels in Midtown.
What is there to see and do in Midtown?
Midtown attracts visitors with its theater scene and acclaimed art galleries, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Macy’s and Bryant Park, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Empire State Building and Grand Central Terminal, or get outdoors at Union Square Park.
How can I get to Midtown and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Midtown is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The closest airport is 13.1 mi (21 km) away from the center in John F. Kennedy Intl. Airport (JFK). However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can book a flight to Liberty Intl. Airport (EWR), located 10.8 mi (17.4 km) away. You can take advantage of metro transit at 42 St. - Bryant Pk. Station, 34 St. Station (Herald Square), and 34 St. - Penn Station (Fashion Av.).

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