Which Marriott Bonvoy hotel is the cheapest in New York? We have already reviewed the best Marriott hotels in New York, the hotel with the best club lounge in New York and the best Four Seasons in New York. Now we look at the cheapest Marriott Bonvoy hotel in the “Big Apple.”
Ritz-Carlton hotels are often some of the best Marriott Bonvoy hotels in an area. They also tend to offer the best Marriott Bonvoy club lounges in New York, but the Ritz-Carlton New York is not the only great Marriott Bonvoy hotel in New York. There are plenty of choices, including top brands like the Luxury Collection, Ritz-Carlton, EDITION, St Regis, W Hotels, and JW Marriott, as well as mid-range brands like their Autograph Collection, Renaissance, Sheraton, Le Meridien, Design Hotels, and their Westin collections.
Of course, the luxury brands aren’t the cheapest, so now we list some of the cheapest Marriott Bonvoy hotels in the center of New York. Pick an unpopular month like January or February, and you’ll also enjoy some of the cheapest rates of the year if you don’t mind braving the cold. For the sake of this article, we have picked the night of the 15th of January 2020 for our comparison room rate.
1. Element New York Times Square West
For something more centrally located and almost as cheap, try Element New York Times Square West, a Rewards Category 5 hotel. Rates here are from just $107 USD/room/night.
Element by Westin Times Square West reinforces your active lifestyle with a close location to Bryant Park, Broadway, and Madison Square Garden. Healthy restaurants and lively shops such as Macy’s are half a mile away. Use their “Bikes to Borrow” program to reach Central Park and Rockefeller Center.
The hotel is near Times Square and includes a 24-hour MOTION fitness center with strength and cardio machines, free weights, and yoga mats. See their eco-conscious philosophy in action at RISE, their free breakfast bar with fresh fruit, gourmet coffee, egg wraps, and a weekend pancake station.
Hotel studios offer full kitchenettes, work desks, safes, and bathrooms with rainfall showerheads. There’s a grocery shopping service, and you can relax in a Signature Heavenly Bed®.
2. Moxy NYC Times Square
Moxy NYC Times Square is brilliantly located and cheap as chips. This Rewards Category 5 Marriott Bonvoy hotel costs from $148 USD /room/night. An energetic alternative to the typical hotel experience, Moxy Times Square proves that affordability doesn’t mean sacrificing style or comfort.
612 bedrooms are cleverly designed by Yabu Pushelberg to adapt to modern travelers’ changing needs, with a wide variety of room types, flexible furniture, oversized walk-in showers, furiously fast and free Wi-Fi, and free access to streaming apps!
Immersive social spaces are built for co-working and play, encouraging visitors and locals to intermingle. TAO Group’s new eating and drinking destinations at Moxy include Legasea, a seafood brasserie; Egghead, an egg-centric sandwich shop; Bar Moxy, a communal lobby bar; and The Pickup, a twist on the traditional grab-and-go.
Magic Hour, NYC’s largest all-season hotel rooftop bar and lounge, features an “urban amusement park” concept and epic skyline views. Blind Barber, an NYC-based barbershop, offers cuts, shaves, and blow dry & style services from their team of grooming experts. Famed celebrity tattoo artist JonBoy offers coveted tattoo appointments five days a week in his personalized studio in Bar Moxy, complete with his Gucci tattoo table and Instagrammable backdrop. Moxy Times Square has an innovative design and a playful soul—at rates that make it accessible to all.
3. Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City
Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City is one of the cheapest Marriott Bonvoy hotels in New York at just $148 USD /room/night. Make the most out of every New York minute as you make lifelong memories in the city that never sleeps. Boasting a magnificent midtown Manhattan address, Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City, puts you at the epicenter of one of the world’s most vibrant cities.
4. Four Points by Sheraton Midtown – Times Square
Four Points by Sheraton Midtown – Times Square is a great Rewards Category 5 Marriott Bonvoy hotel with modern rooms, complimentary Wi-Fi, room service and a rooftop bar with city views in central Manhattan. It is also cheap for such a central location, from $149 USD /room/night.
5. Courtyard New York Manhattan/Times Square
Courtyard New York Manhattan/Times Square is a Category 6 Marriott Bonvoy hotel which costs from $156 USD /room/night.
As one of the premier Times Square hotels, you can quickly reach the Theater District, Madison Square Garden, Central Park, and Rockefeller Center, all within a short walk. Following an adventure-filled day, relax in spacious rooms featuring free Wi-Fi, large work desks, flat-panel TVs, and luxurious bedding.
Head to nosh! and enjoy savory breakfast options and specialty Starbucks beverages in the morning and bistro-style fare with cocktails, beer, and wine in the evening. During downtime, work out in the state-of-the-art fitness center, enjoy a brisk walk in Bryant Park, stroll through NYC’s world-class museums, and shop Manhattan and Times Square’s flagship and specialty stores – all just minutes away!
6. TownePlace Suites New York Manhattan/Times Square
Another cheap Marriott Bonvoy hotel in the center of New York is the Rewards Category 5 TownePlace Suites New York Manhattan/Times Square which costs from $172 USD / room/night.
TownePlace Suites by Marriott New York Manhattan/Times Square is NYC’s first TownePlace Suites brand extended-stay hotel. Stay in the heartbeat of NYC’s Times Square at this boutique-style hotel, situated in one of Manhattan’s most sought-after locations and within walking distance to Broadway, Restaurant Row, Macy’s Herald Square, Empire State Building, and many other famous attractions.
Ideal for longer stays, these neighborhood-style accommodations feature NYC studio-style suites, including kitchenettes, free Wi-Fi, and king and queen-sized beds. A bonus of staying in these Suites is a complimentary American breakfast, a rooftop patio with Weber® grills, and a complimentary fitness center. These Suites are also pet-friendly and cheap.
7. Residence Inn New York Manhattan/Times Square
Residence Inn New York Manhattan/Times Square is a Category 6 Marriott Bonvoy hotel which costs from $182 USD /room/night. Residence Inn New York Manhattan/Times Square positions you in the beating heart of New York City.
Embark on dynamic adventures to the Empire State Building, Central Park, Javits Center, and Bryant Park. Encounter rejuvenation in spacious suites. Celebrate your evenings at the full-service restaurant and bar, Bryant Park Lounge, serving shareable plates, filling entrées, and handcrafted cocktails.
The free breakfast buffet is a major advantage in the mornings, with an abundance of hot and fresh options. The fitness center is equipped with cardio machines and free weights if you want to stay active.
8. Ritz-Carlton New York Central Park
If you want to splurge, the Ritz-Carlton New York Central Park isn’t cheap but it is awesome! The hotel has been completely transformed and is now one of the best luxury hotels in New York and offers one of the best club lounges of any hotel in New York. Even better, this club lounge is open seven days a week. The bad news is that you have to book a club room to access this lounge. If you book a base or standard room, you won’t get in!
With a premier location at the edge of Central Park, The Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park creates the intimacy of a private NYC townhome. Featuring 253 recently redesigned rooms and suites — including two newly built Legendary Suites — this award-winning hotel invites guests on a new journey of discovery with its recent multi-phase reawakening.
This club lounge does include alcoholic drinks (hurrah!) including beer, wine, cocktails and spirits and is one of the best hotel club lounges in New York. Enjoy fine wines and exquisite hors d’oeuvres alongside picturesque views of Central Park. It also has a fun location on the second floor with views of iconic Central Park and lively 59th Street that are ever-changing. The food on offer in this lounge is also very good, and stick around on Saturday evenings to indulge in their sumptuous caviar presentation.
At $778 USD/room/night, this hotel shouldn’t really be in our cheapest Marriott Bonvoy hotels listing, but we couldn’t resist just one splurge property just in case you want a real treat!
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Photo above from the JW Marriott in London.
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