Quirky book-themed boutique hotel off Madison Avenue Steps from Grand Central Located just a block from Grand Central Terminal, The Library Hotel is a 10-minute walk from Times Square and the bright lights of Broadway. It’s an hour by taxi or shuttle bus from JFK and Newark International airports, and 30 minutes from LaGuardia. 5th Avenue shopping You’ll find the high-end shops of 5th Avenue just a block away, and Rockefeller Center and the Empire State Building within 10 minutes’ walk for breathtaking city views. Book-lovers will be drawn to the iconic New York Public Library and the Morgan Library, even closer by. Free breakfast buffet The book-lined Reading Room offers a complimentary continental breakfast, plus free snacks and drinks throughout the day, and later it’s the setting for a free wine and cheese reception. By night the rooftop Writer’s Den and Poetry Garden becomes the Bookmarks cocktail lounge. Book-themed rooms Cozy rooms offer free WiFi, iHome docking stations, and premium cable TV, plus a well-stocked bookcase. Each floor and room has a library catalog theme – you might find you’re staying in Botany, Music, or Philosophy.