Best Family-Friendly Hotels in New York City

New York City is a terrific place to visit with kids, and many hotels at all budget levels welcome families. The hotels below offer reasonable prices plus special features and amenities for kids.

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Hyatt Place New York Midtown South

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Suzanne Rowan Kelleher

It's hard to beat the Hyatt Place New York Midtown South's location on 36th Street (between Fifth and Sixth aves) in midtown Manhattan, within walking distance of top sights. But it's the list of free amenities that really make Hyatt Place a home run for families. There's a complimentary and extensive hot-and-cold buffet breakfast available every morning, free wi-fi, and an on-site fitness center.

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TRYP by Wyndham Times Square South

Photo courtesy of TRYP by Wyndham Hotels.
Photo courtesy of TRYP by Wyndham Hotels.

TRYP by Wyndham is a boutique brand with properties worldwide, including one in NYC with a great feature for families: Signature Family Rooms that can sleep up to six or eight. Check out other family-friendly features, too.

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Apple Core Hotels - New York City

Photos courtesy of Apple Core Hotels.
Photos courtesy of Apple Core Hotels.

Five family-friendly properties in Manhattan, including La Quinta Manhattan, have grouped together as Apple Core Hotels. Features for families include central locations, reasonable price range, complimentary light breakfast, and late checkout.

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Hyatt Times Square New York

Hyatt Times Square New York
Hyatt Corporation

Located just a block off the bright lights and hyper energy of Broadway, the Hyatt Times Square offers a refuge from the sensory overload at street level in Times Square. Rooms are spacious and beautifully appointed, but by far the best thing about this hotel is its smack-in-the-middle-of-everything location.

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Grand Hyatt New York

Grand Hyatt New York
Hyatt

If you're looking for an upscale hotel in New York City with a central Manhattan location, the Grand Hyatt New York could be just the ticket. Located adjacent to Grand Central Station, the hotel is within walking distance of major midtown attractions and just steps from the iconic train station-cum-subway hub that can get you pretty much anywhere else you want to go. 

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Gardens NYC, an Affinia Hotel

Affinia Gardens Private Garden Terrace Suite. Photo courtesy of Affinia Hotels.
Affinia Gardens Private Garden Terrace Suite. Photo courtesy of Affinia Hotels.

The family-friendly Affinia Gardens has a location on the Upper East Side of New York City just four blocks from Central Park and many features for families, including fully equipped kitchens in rooms, and the general Affinia perks noted above.

Edited by Suzanne Rowan Kelleher