Budget-friendly hotel 3 blocks from Empire State Building Short walk from Macy’s Herald Square Hotel offers a prime Manhattan location just 3 blocks from the Empire State Building and 4 blocks from Macy’s giant flagship store. Penn Station and Madison Square Garden are an 8-minute walk, while Times Square is 15 minutes on foot – or 9 minutes via subway. Koreatown barbecue Just around the corner, Koreatown is an enclave of Korean shops and restaurants, including popular spots for Korean barbecue. For a change of pace, you can walk 15 minutes west to the High Line, an elevated “park in the sky” built on a former rail line. Free cappuccinos Past a cherub-graced entrance, youll spot framed Life Magazine covers on lobby walls, as the building was originally the magazines headquarters. The smoke-free hotel offers free hot beverages including cappuccinos and hot chocolate in the lobby. Free WiFi, stylish decor The 94 guestrooms are decorated in styles ranging from turn-of-the-century to contemporary, and all offer plush bedding and fluffy pillows. TVs come with premium channels, and you can research sightseeing options using free WiFi.