Get an overview of this hotelNew York hotel across from Museum of Natural History


Located on the Upper West Side, this New York hotel is across from the Museum of Natural History and less than a 5-minute walk from Central Park.

Property Amenities

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in Park 79's guestrooms and public areas. The front desk is open 24 hours.


Guestrooms feature down comforters, flat-screen satellite TV, safes, and shared or private bathrooms.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This seven-story New York hotel offers value-priced rooms at a prime Upper West Side location, across the street from the American Museum of Natural History.

Amenities include complimentary hotel-wide wireless Internet access, 24-hour front desk, multilingual staff, and complimentary coffee and tea each morning.

Self parking:

$28 per 24-hour period (fee subject to change without notice. In a garage, two blocks from the hotel; no in/out privileges.

Fees may not include tax and are subject to change without prior notification.

Ground transportation:

Private cars and shuttle vans of varying prices are available. They can be selected during the process of booking a reservation for this hotel, via this Web site, and added to the total trip cost.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 108 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Satellite TV service 

Where to Eat

Park 79 does not have its own restaurant, but there are numerous dining options within the surrounding Upper West Side/Central Park area.

Nearby restaurants:

Tavern on the Green

Ocean Grill


Ruby Foo's

Nearby Things to Do

Central Park is one block from the hotel's front door. Activities at the 843-acre park include bicycling, jogging, nature walks, birding, tennis, boating, and catch-and-release fishing.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 7 AM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 11 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.00 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

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.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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