Hotels Close to Grand Central Station
If you think Grand Central Terminal is just the home of the commuter Metro-North railroad, then you’re wrong. Grand Central Terminal is a temple to New York’s illustrious past and one of the city’s greatest architectural gems. At Grand Central Terminal, you’ll also find 68 shops, 35 dining options, and special events that occur throughout the year. Take a walking tour of Grand Central Station and you’ll learn all about the Terminal's state-of-the-art design and construction, and its many hidden secrets. When visiting New York City, be sure to make a visit to Grand Central Terminal and if you plan on staying in hotels close to Grand Central Station, reserve at The Manhattan Club for the best convenience and comfort.
There is the option of taking a self-guided tour and renting the audio device and headset or take a guided walking tour. The audio tour of Grand Central Station is available seven days a week and can be rented in the main concourse at a specially marked “GCT TOUR” windows. The tour focuses not only on the architectural highlights of the Terminal but provides a real story about little known secrets, anecdotes, archival material and the history of the Terminal. Grand Central Terminal does not offer a guided walking tour, however, there is a free weekly tour offered by the Grand Central Partnership that also tours the Chrysler Building and Pershing Square.
After your tour of Grand Central Station, stop by the Shops at Grand Central and do a little shopping. The 68 shops in the Terminal offer a variety of stores for every wish and need; from the popular Apple Store and designer stores like Kenneth Cole to the New York Transit Museum Gallery Annex & Store to Rite Aid. Or stop by any of the 35 dining options to grab a snack, lunch or dinner. The Oyster Bar & Restaurant is the oldest restaurant in Grand Central, offering one of the largest and freshest seafood menus in the city. If you prefer to grab a bite to eat on the go, Shake Shack serves burgers and hot dogs or try Central Market New York, which offers hot and cold sandwiches.
Perhaps after the tour and some shopping you’d like to freshen up before heading out to dinner. If you reserved your stay at one of the hotels around Grand Central, such as The Manhattan Club, then you have to option to stop back at the hotel and relax in the comfort of your spacious suite and even enjoy a cocktail at our evening Cocktail Reception.
Of the Grand Central hotels New York, Manhattan Club is one of the most luxurious, suites-only hotel that offers reasonable packages. As one of the hotels close to Grand Central Station and Times Square, we offer an array of special hotel packages that include Broadway tickets or discounted Broadway tickets. Check The Manhattan Club website for more deals and packages.
If you are planning a vacation to New York City, make The Manhattan Club your choice for all the comforts of home and the best convenience too. The Manhattan Club is designed with elegant furnishing, first class amenities and personable service to ensure a memorable New York City experience.