Budget-friendly hotel with prime Midtown Manhattan location Near Empire State Midtown Manhattan’s unpretentious Hotel 31 is an 8-minute walk from the soaring heights of the Empire State Building, whose 2 observation decks boast stunning views. The excitement of Madison Square Garden’s basketball games, hockey games, and arena concerts are a 14-minute walk. 15 minutes to Macy’s You’re 15 minutes’ walk from Macy’s at Herald Square and a 30-minute walk from the bustling Broadway Theater District. More music is on offer at Rockefeller Center’s Radio Music Hall, also a 30-minute walk, and in winter, you can test your skills on the outdoor skating rink. 24-hour front desk Multilingual front desk staff are available around the clock to help you navigate the city’s highlights and book tickets to tours and shows. The vintage wallpaper and elevator, which dates from the 1940s, both add to the hotel’s retro feel. Cozy rooms with LCD TVs The 80 cozy, quaint guestrooms offer budget travelers the convenience of free WiFi and safes, and bathrooms are either private or shared. After a busy day of sightseeing, you can wind down watching your LCD TV with basic cable, and all rooms have air conditioning.