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In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square

4 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationTimes Square3 min walk
    Popular LocationBroadway5 min walk
    Popular LocationRadio City Music Hall12 min walk
    AirportNew York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.)39 min drive

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  • Junior Suite, 1 King Bed

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 398 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsJunior Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Deluxe Hotwire ROH

    Room amenities

    • 291 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Double Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Hotwire ROH
  • Family Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed

    Room amenities

    • 463 sq ft
    • Sleeps 6
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsFamily Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed
  • Deluxe Room, Multiple Beds

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 258 sq ft
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Double Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, Multiple Beds
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 193 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 194 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsExecutive Room, 1 King Bed
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 248 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Presidential Suite

    Room amenities

    • 743 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsPresidential Suite
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 194 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed

About this area

New York

Located in New York's Midtown neighborhood, Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square is in the city center and near a metro station. Times Square and Rockefeller Center are notable landmarks, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Macy's and Bloomingdale's. Madame Tussauds Wax Museum and Central Park Zoo are not to be missed. Guests appreciate the hotel's convenience to public transportation: 49th St. Station is 5 minutes by foot and 50 St. Station (Broadway) is 9 minutes.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Times Square - 3 min walk
  • Broadway - 5 min walk
  • Radio City Music Hall - 12 min walk
  • Bryant Park - 13 min walk
  • Rockefeller Center - 13 min walk

Getting around

  • New York Penn Station - 15 min walk
  • 49th St. Station - 5 min walk
  • AirportJohn F. Kennedy Intl. Airport (JFK) - 39 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Theater Buffet — 1 min walk
  • Patzeria Family & Friends — 3 min walk

About this property

Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square

Eco-friendly New York hotel in Midtown, walk to Times Square
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a fitness center and a bar/lounge. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a snack bar/deli, and a business center. All 647 rooms feature modern comforts like flat-screen TVs with cable channels, along with free WiFi. Other amenities available to guests include refrigerators, hair dryers, and safes.
Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square offers 647 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and complimentary toiletries. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Travelife, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Follows standard sanitization guidelines of Covid-19 Health Protocol (RIU)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Limited onsite parking
  • 24-hour offsite parking within 0.2 mi (USD 35 per day)

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 7:00 AM–11:00 AM
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Fitness center

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Elevator

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator

More

  • Composting
  • Desk
  • Eco-friendly cleaning products provided
  • Iron/ironing board
  • LED light bulbs
  • Phone
  • Recycling
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Parcel deliveries will be accepted only for guests up 3 days prior to a guest's arrival. The property will charge a fee for each package. The hotel cannot be held responsible for lost or damaged goods.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 21.80 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • Additional inclusions

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Offsite parking fee: USD 35 per day (0.2 mi away; open 24 hours)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
This property uses a grey water recycling system
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

RIU Plaza New York Times Square Hotel
RIU Plaza New York Times Square
RIU Plaza Hotel
RIU Plaza
Riu Plaza York Times Square
RIU Plaza New York Times Square
Riu Plaza Manhattan Times Square
Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square Hotel
Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square New York
Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square Hotel New York

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square?
As of Jan 17, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square on Jan 18, 2021 start from $85, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square?
Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square?
Check-in is from 4:00 PM - midnight.
What time is check-out at Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square?
Check-out is at 11:00 AM.
Where is Hotel Riu Plaza New York Times Square located?
Located in Midtown, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Times Square and Broadway. Central Park and Rockefeller Center are also within 15 minutes. 49th St. Station is 5 minutes by foot and 50 St. Station (Broadway) is 9 minutes.
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Rating 5 - Excellent. 1301 out of 2250 reviews
5 - Excellent 58%
Rating 4 - Good. 695 out of 2250 reviews
4 - Good 31%
Rating 3 - Okay. 148 out of 2250 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 61 out of 2250 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 45 out of 2250 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
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Loved the cleanliness of the hotel room. The lobby is beautiful & the complimentary breakfast was good. Front desk workers were very helpful.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
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Nice hotel very close to time square . Will definitely come back .
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
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I loved the architecture on the inside and out. I also enjoyed the views
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

3/5 Okay

Traveled with partner
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Sad face IconDisliked: Amenities
no vending machines nor microwave in room and rooms are very small and tight
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

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