You couldnt be closer to iconic New York than The Bryant Park Hotel. Located in a restored 1924 building, this chic hotel sits across 40th Street from the New York Public Library and tree-shaded Bryant Park. The popular park is always bustling, and in warmer months, you can take in free concerts and plays. The Garment District and stylish Fifth Avenue are both one-half block away from this Midtown hotel. Grand Central Terminal is a quick 4-block walk away, and Rockefeller Center and Radio City Music Hall are within 10 blocks. Times Square is also within walking distance. The Bryant Park Hotel attracts celebrities and other VIPs with Koi Restaurant, a reservations-required modern Japanese eatery, and the Cellar Bar, the hotels sophisticated underground lounge. The Screening Room lets you host private screenings for 70 of your closest friends, with digital and film projectors and red velour seats equipped with built-in desks. Choose from 3 meeting rooms for your conference. The hotels entertainment planner can point you to the best of Manhattans restaurants, clubs, and events. And no matter what time zone you came from, the 24-hour fitness center works with your schedule, with a range of cardio and strength equipment and a plasma TV-studded wall. The hotel also offers valet parking complimentary for guests on Friday and Saturday nights (a surcharge applies for in/out privileges, more than 1 car and stays longer than 24 hours). Once youre settled in your guestroom, you can watch the flat-panel LCD TVs and connect your iPod to the Klipsch iGroove docking stations, part of the Bose Wave sound system. Fall asleep to soothing nature sounds from the Obus Forme Sound Therapy machine in a bed with 400-thread-count Egyptian-cotton linens, cashmere blanket, and down comforter. Refreshment centers include treats from Dylans Candy Bar.