The iconic Algonquin Hotel Times Square, Autograph Collection, plays an important role in New York’s history. Since 1902, it has been in the center of Manhattan.
As legend tells it, a group known as “The Vicious Circle” used to patronize its “The Round Table” restaurant. Writers and artists such as Franklin Pierce Adams, Dorothy Parker, Edna Ferber, Marc Connelly, Robert Benchley, Harold J. Ross, Robert E. Sherwood, Alexander Woollcott, George S. Kaufman and Heywood Broun held a number of captivating critic circles in this place for ten years (1919-1929).
This four-star hotel establishment has accessible common areas for guests with reduced mobility. It also has a bar known for its delicious cocktails, a gym, a business center and seven conference rooms for events or meetings. In addition, it offers other services such as complimentary Internet access, private parking, valet parking, babysitting service, concierge or car rental.
Rooms have an elegant and classic style. They are decorated with old photographs of the city, and in cream and brown tones.
The 24-square meter adapted rooms are equipped with a 32-inch television, desk, chair, safe, iron, alarm clock, double bed, telephones, air conditioning and free WiFi.
The 40-square meter adapted suites have a separate living room from the bedroom. They are furnished with a double bed, sofa bed, safe deposit box, desk, armchairs, iron, alarm clock, two televisions, free WiFi, air conditioning and two telephones.
The adapted bathrooms have a walk-in shower with grab bars, a wheelchair-accessible toilet with fixed grab bars and a lowered washbasin. All bathrooms are furnished with hair dryers and complimentary toiletries.
- Air conditioning
- Car rental
- Paid valet parking
- Private paid parking
- Safe deposit box
- In-room HBO, CNN and ESPN programming
- Paid babysitter service
- Cribs and playpens
- Paid buffet breakfast
- Pets admitted
- Computers with Internet connection
- Free newspapers
- Guide dogs admitted
- Iron and ironing board
- 24-hour reception
- Business center
- Event and meetings room
- TV lounge
- Printing, fax and photocopier service
- Daily cleaning service
- Free WIFI
- Accessible common areas
- Accessible parking
- Accessible elevator
- Room doors: 31.5” clear width
- Windows at the appropriate height
- Switches at the appropriate height
- Bathtub with grab bar
- Walk-in shower with grab bar
- Portable shower chair
- Washbasin at the appropriate height
- WC at the height of the wheelchair
- WC with grab bars
- Shelves at the appropriate height