Aka Central Park Hotel - New York

42 West 58Th Street, New York, United States, 10019  show map
 4 stars
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Aka Central Park Hotel - New York

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Massage

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

Verified Reviews:

  • Staff are always helpful - Decent size bathroom - Large and comfortable bed with plasma tv
  • 1 block from central park - Daily maid service - Free wifi internet and breakfast included
  • Big full sized kitchen - Good location to central park - Free continental breakfast is wonderful
  • Excellent staff - Accomodations were spacious - Location was perfect
  • Staff were very friendly - Room was perfect - Gym was also very good

Overview

The four-star AKA Central Park Hotel features prestigious location close to the famous business and tourists’ attractions of Manhattan.

This extraordinary 17 story building comprises fitness room and business center.

The 134 spacious studios and suites are equipped with DVD players and small kitchen.

Two on-site dining venues serve wide range of spirits and local specialties.

Grand Central Station is just 1.4km away.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of floors:   17.  Number of rooms:   134.

Rooms

All accommodations feature modern and comfortable European style, full kitchen with fridge and oven, spacious bathroom with stone flooring, bathtub, shower and hair dryer, and satellite TV.

Rooms are fitted with direct dial telephone, radio, hi-fi system, high-speed internet access, tea and coffee making facilities, washing machine and iron and ironing board.

One and Two Bedroom Suites have central heating, individually regulated air conditioning, deluxe bathroom with mosaic flooring and Molton Brown bath products.

Penthouses provide spectacular views, outdoor dining area, wood burning fireplace, entry foyer, premium cable package with multiple HBO channels, Zen-like atmosphere, hidden laptop work station, spa shower, rain shower as well as steam shower.

Dining options

The a.café provides artisan coffees, loose-leaf teas and healthy international specialties at the European-style ambience.

The a.lounge offers relaxed seating areas, quiet nooks and two fireplaces to enjoy contemporary cocktails, martinis, natural wines, beers and artisan spirits.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Complimentary business center offers personal computers, laser printer, photocopying and fax services.

The venue provides high-speed and Wi-Fi internet connection in all rooms and public areas.

Leisure

The a.fitness center, open from 5am to 11pm, features state-of-the-art weight training equipment, Pilates machine, private massage room, lockers, sitting area and private changing rooms.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Indoor parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • private parking is possible at a location nearby at USD 50 per day.

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/Baby cots (on request)

Leisure facilities

  • Spa & wellness center
  • Shiatsu massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • No disability-friendly bathroom

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Cooking hob

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child may stay at the price of USD 75 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Aka Central Park Hotel - New York New York location
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Hotel Address:

42 West 58Th Street, New York, United States, 10019

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City Center
  • New York
    6.2km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Grand Central Station
    1.5km
  • Penn Station
    2.2km
Underground stations
  • 57th Street (IND Sixth Avenue Line)
    200 m
  • 57th Street - Midtown
    400 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Quality Meats (cuisine: American, Steakhouse)
    90 m
  • Nobu 57 (cuisine: Sushi, Japanese)
    70 m
Parks
  • Shakespeare Garden
    570 m
  • Time Warner Center
    700 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    17
  • Number of rooms:
    134

Rooms and availability

All accommodations feature modern and comfortable European style, full kitchen with fridge and oven, spacious bathroom with stone flooring, bathtub, shower and hair dryer, and satellite TV.

Rooms are fitted with direct dial telephone, radio, hi-fi system, high-speed internet access, tea and coffee making facilities, washing machine and iron and ironing board.

One and Two Bedroom Suites have central heating, individually regulated air conditioning, deluxe bathroom with mosaic flooring and Molton Brown bath products.

Penthouses provide spectacular views, outdoor dining area, wood burning fireplace, entry foyer, premium cable package with multiple HBO channels, Zen-like atmosphere, hidden laptop work station, spa shower, rain shower as well as steam shower.

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Premium Studio
Bed type: King Size bed
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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This studio is located on a high floor and features a flat-screen TV, microwave, refrigerator and granite counter tops.

Room facilities
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    Premium One-Bedroom Suite
    Bed type: King Size bed
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    This suite has a microwave, air conditioning and DVD player.

    Room facilities
      Aka Central Park Deluxe Spacious StudioAka Central Park Deluxe Spacious StudioAka Central Park Deluxe Spacious Studio
      Deluxe Spacious Studio
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      • Air conditioning
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      This spacious room includes a microwave, mini-refrigerator and sink with a granite counter top. It has a flat-screen TV and marble bathroom. Please note: This room does not have the capacity for extra beds or babycots

      Room facilities
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        Studio
        Bed type: King Size bed
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Private bathroom
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          Aka Central Park One-Bedroom PenthouseAka Central Park One-Bedroom PenthouseAka Central Park One-Bedroom PenthouseAka Central Park One-Bedroom Penthouse
          One-Bedroom Penthouse
          Bed type: King Size bed or Double Bed
          Size: 84m2
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          • Free Wi-Fi
          • Air conditioning
          • Private bathroom
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          This double room features a microwave, DVD player and CD player.

          Room facilities
            Modern Two-Bedroom Penthouse Suite
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            • Free Wi-Fi
            • Private bathroom
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              Aka Central Park One-Bedroom SuiteAka Central Park One-Bedroom SuiteAka Central Park One-Bedroom Suite
              One-Bedroom Suite
              Bed type: 1 Super-King Size bed or King Size bed or Triple
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              • Free Wi-Fi
              • Air conditioning
              • Private bathroom
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                Two-Bedroom Second Floor Suite
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                • Free Wi-Fi
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                  Deluxe One-Bedroom Double Room
                  Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Single bed
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                  • Free Wi-Fi
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                    Deluxe Studio
                    Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Super-King Size bed or 1 Single bed
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                    • Free Wi-Fi
                    • Air conditioning
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                    Single Room Deluxe Studio (Without Breakfast)

                    Room facilities
                      Deluxe One-Bedroom Suite
                      Bed type: Double Bed
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                        How to reach hotel

                        hotel Aka Central Park Hotel - New York New York location
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                        Hotel Address:

                        42 West 58Th Street, New York, United States, 10019

                        Get directions
                        City Center
                        • New York
                          6.2km
                        Airports
                        Train Stations
                        • Grand Central Station
                          1.5km
                        • Penn Station
                          2.2km
                        Underground stations
                        • 57th Street (IND Sixth Avenue Line)
                          200 m
                        • 57th Street - Midtown
                          400 m
                        • Bus stop
                          200 m
                        Restaurants
                        • Quality Meats (cuisine: American, Steakhouse)
                          90 m
                        • Nobu 57 (cuisine: Sushi, Japanese)
                          70 m
                        Parks
                        • Shakespeare Garden
                          570 m
                        • Time Warner Center
                          700 m
                        Hotel information
                        • Check-In:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-Out:
                          until  12 pm
                        • Year renovated:
                          2007
                        • Number of floors:
                          17
                        • Number of rooms:
                          134

                        Aka Central Park Location

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                        What's nearby

                        What's nearby.

                        City Center is approximately 6.1km away.

                        National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences is 300m away.

                        Museum of Modern Art with important collection of modernist art is 400m away.

                        American Craft Museum is about 450m away.

                        Tourist attractions

                        • Ellis Island - 300 m

                        Places of interest

                        • LOOK American Tours - 300 m

                        Shopping areas

                        • FAO Schwartz - 200 m
                        • Barneys New York - 300 m

                        Historical sites

                        • The St. Regis - 300 m

                        Museums

                        • A Choice Nanny - 100 m
                        • Dyansen Gallery - 200 m
                        • Art Dealers Assn of America - 300 m
                        • National Academy-Recording Art - 300 m
                        • American Friends of Tel Aviv - 400 m
                        • American Craft Museum - 400 m
                        • Sony Wonder Technology Lab - 400 m
                        • Museum of Modern Art - 400 m

                        Parks

                        • Wollman Rink - 300 m

                        Halls

                        • Plaza Hotel - 200 m
                        • Florence Gould Hall Box Office - 300 m
                        • Florence Gould Hall - 300 m

                        Universities, Institutes

                        • Bilkent - 300 m
                        • Lubin House - 300 m
                        • Sackler School of Medicine - 400 m

                        Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

                        Air business related

                        • Emirates Ailines - 300 m

                        Medical care and Hospitals

                        • Cornerstone Of Med Arts Hosp - 100 m

                        Food and meals

                        • 230 Fifth Avenue - 200 m

                        Underground stations

                        • 57th Street (IND Sixth Avenue Line) - 100 m
                        • 57th Street - Midtown - 300 m

                        Local Attractions

                        • Metropolitan Museum of Art - 2.0km
                          1000 Fifth AvenueA, New York City
                        • United Nations Headquarters - 1.6km
                          405 East 42nd Street, New York City
                        • New-York Historical Society - 1.6km
                          170 Central Park West, New York City
                        • Garment District - 1.5km
                          Manhattan, New York City
                        • Museum of Tolerance - 1.6km
                          226 East 42nd Street, New York City

                        Near the hotel

                        • Central Park - 710 m
                          59th to 110th St., from Central Park West to 5th Ave., New York City
                        • Victorian Gardens - 160 m
                          Avenue of the Americas & W 59th St, New York City
                        • Museum of Modern Art - 410 m
                          11 West 53rd Street, New York City
                        • Sony Wonder Technology Lab - 380 m
                          56th Street & Madison Avenue, New York City
                        • Top of the Rock Observation Deck - 710 m
                          30 Rockefeller Center, New York City
                        • Trump Tower - 230 m
                          725 Fifth Avenue, New York City
                        • American Folk Art Museum - 380 m
                          2 Lincoln Square, New York City

                        Restaurants Nearby

                        • Quality Meats - 90 m

                          Address: 57 W 58th St
                          Phone: 212-371-7777

                          84% likes this, based on 714 reviews
                          Cuisine: American, Steakhouse
                          Price Range: CAD 34 - CAD 132

                        • Sarabeth's Central Park South - 120 m

                          Address: 40 Central Park South
                          Phone: 212-826-5959

                          66% likes this, based on 598 reviews
                          Price Range: CAD 40 - CAD 40

                        • Green Cafe - 30 m

                          Address: 21 W 58th St
                          Phone: (212) 753-8833

                          65% likes this, based on 39 reviews

                        • Nobu 57 - 70 m

                          Address: 40 W 57th St
                          Phone: (212) 757-3000

                          74% likes this, based on 444 reviews
                          Cuisine: Sushi, Japanese
                          Price Range: CAD 10 - CAD 132

                        • Burger Joint at Le Parker Meridien Hotel - 250 m

                          Address: 119 W 56th St
                          Phone: 212-708-7414

                          67% likes this, based on 1222 reviews
                          Cuisine: American, Hamburgers
                          Price Range: CAD 2 - CAD 22

                        Getting there.

                        La Guardia Airport is about 12.2km from the property.

                        By car turn right toward Grand Central Parkway, take the exit onto Brooklyn Queens Expressway E, take the 30 Avenue exit toward Northern Boulevard/New York 25A, turn right onto 30th Avenue, get left onto I-278 W, take exit 41, turn right to New York 25A E/Northern Boulevard, take right onto Queensboro Bridge, turn left onto the Second Avenue, take right onto E 57th Street, turn right onto Avenue of the Americas and get on the first right onto W 58th Street.

                        Getting around.

                        Grand Central Train Station is 20 minutes away along E 44th Street, 5th Avenue and W 58th Street.

                        Penn Train Station is about 2.2km away.

                        57th Street underground station is only 200m away.

                        5th Avenue-W 58th Street is 100m away.

                        Indoor parking is available on-site.

                        Hotel information
                        • Check-In:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-Out:
                          until  12 pm
                        • Year renovated:
                          2007
                        • Number of floors:
                          17
                        • Number of rooms:
                          134
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                        Aka Central Park Reviews

                        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Aka Central Park

                        Average guest rating

                        8.2out of 10
                        Excellent
                        Based on 323 reviews

                        Rating by category:

                        Service
                        10.0
                        Value
                        9.3
                        Location
                        10.0
                        Rooms
                        10.0

                        Individual guest reviews

                        • Family with children
                          8.8

                          Location is perfect.Hotel staff are very nice.Studio rooms are big for NY standards

                          There is a small kitchen(fridge,coffee maker and microwave) in the studio room.But there is nothing inside the fridge and no vending machines/room service available.There is no restaurant/bar inside hotel.Buy your own water bottles and coffee/breakfast to eat in your room.

                        • Older travelers
                          8.8

                          Great location. Near the east and west sides. Near the park,and museums-easy access to shopping,restaurants and subway.

                        • Couple
                          10.0

                          everything was wonderful - hotel staff, provided services, design, hotel's location and etc.

                          housekeeping should be more often.

                        • Older travelers
                          9.2

                          We were in Aka Central Park hotel for 7 nights in July 2011.the hotel is very well located near fifth avenue and central park. We received a nice room well equiped .The staff is really nice and we can feel they make all the efforts in order to please the clients. We appreciated Rachel Weinstein , Miguel and we wish to thank especially Leighanne Champion for all the help she gave us, for her patience , her professionalism and her kindness. If we come back to the U.S.a , in New York, we will come back for sure to the Aka Central Park hotel.

                        • Single
                          8.2

                          Hotel staff was very professional, solving all my issues such as meeting room and late check out

                          location, size of room

                        • Couple
                          7.8

                          Location, friendly stuff, breakfast with real cofee :)

                          Ventilation noise outside of my room

                        • Single
                          8.8

                          Comfort of the bed and the facilities in the room

                          Slow lifts.

                        • Couple
                          9.2

                          I liked the room it was cozy and I liked the soft music playing when you entered for the first time

                        • Single
                          5.0

                          location

                          bath room sink no room for toiletries---air conditioning didn't work properly------bed was uncomfortable----we had to check out exactly at 11:00 and our room wasn't ready when we arrived at 1:45. Not very accommodating

                        • Older travelers
                          8.8

                          The staff is great, friendly and always ready to help.

                          I think some room could benefit from a double window to reduce noise and new mattress for the beds.

                        • Couple
                          10.0

                          the best hotel ever, i will always choose AKA central park when i travel to new york cty.

                        • Single
                          9.6

                          I loved that it was like"a home away from home." The hotel is well situated and the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The gym was excellent and the lattes from the cafe were fabulous.

                          Perhaps the room needed to be cleaned more often as once in 9 days is probably insufficient if there are more than one person. Other suggestions would be: chair and table to sit and eat, complimentary basket of tea, coffee and sugar,

                        • Older travelers
                          10.0

                          Prefetch location, excellent staff, offered everything would highly recommend it to friiends

                        • Older travelers
                          8.2

                          Very well trained staff, hospitality. Nice design of the rooms, new facilities.

                          A bit noisy ( not from the street but from the neighbor's rooms)

                        • Single
                          5.4

                          Location

                          The rooms are heavily scented with an unnecessary, overpowering perfume smelling fragrence. I had to leave the window open for 5 hours to get rid of the awful scented smell. Also, the doormen and porters are the worst I've ever come across, they behaved as though doing their job was a big inconvenience. I checked out at 11am and left my bags there until mid-afternoon, which is normal when checking out of a hotel if your flight isn't until later, except when I returned to collect my bags I was made to wait 20-minutes by doormen and porters who basically seemed to hate working at the place. Very unprofessional.

                        How to reach hotel

                        hotel Aka Central Park Hotel - New York New York location
                        Show big map »

                        Hotel Address:

                        42 West 58Th Street, New York, United States, 10019

                        Get directions
                        City Center
                        • New York
                          6.2km
                        Airports
                        Train Stations
                        • Grand Central Station
                          1.5km
                        • Penn Station
                          2.2km
                        Underground stations
                        • 57th Street (IND Sixth Avenue Line)
                          200 m
                        • 57th Street - Midtown
                          400 m
                        • Bus stop
                          200 m
                        Restaurants
                        • Quality Meats (cuisine: American, Steakhouse)
                          90 m
                        • Nobu 57 (cuisine: Sushi, Japanese)
                          70 m
                        Parks
                        • Shakespeare Garden
                          570 m
                        • Time Warner Center
                          700 m
                        Hotel information
                        • Check-In:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-Out:
                          until  12 pm
                        • Year renovated:
                          2007
                        • Number of floors:
                          17
                        • Number of rooms:
                          134