Best Family Hotels in Central New York City, New York City

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    Trump International Hotel & Tower New York
    New York, NY
    1.4 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Although the Trump International Hotel & Tower may not look kid-friendly, the hotel does offer several amenities and services for younger guests. The hotel can install a video game console of your choice prior to your arrival, though the free backpack full of coloring books should keep your kids busy. Through the Trump Kids program, you can also take advantage of on-site swim lessons, childrens room service menus and a special family-friendly movie channel (additional fees may apply). And for visiting infants, Trump staff will set up a crib for the baby and a rocking chair for you.
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    Millennium Hilton New York One UN Plaza
    New York, NY
    0.9 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    One UN offers a special Ask Alfred children's package as an add-on amenity for an additional fee. The package includes an Ask Alfred teddy bear, a backpack, collectible postcards, a coloring activity book with crayons and candy.
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    The Chatwal, A Luxury Collection Hotel
    New York, NY
    0.5 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    This historical Luxury Collection hotel prides itself on blending art deco accents with modern-day accouterments like an on-site Red Door Spa and fitness lounge. Originally built in 1905, the 76-room hotel was renovated in 2010 by architect Thierry Despont. Inside the guest rooms and suites, visitors will find 400-thread-count linens, 42-inch flat-screen TVs, complimentary Wi-Fi access and rainfall showerheads – all excellent perks, according to recent visitors. Some suites even boast private terraces with New York City views. Plus this five-star hotel earns high marks from travelers for its prime midtown Manhattan location, just steps away from Rockefeller Center, Bryant ParkBroadway and Fifth Avenue. Recent patrons also praised the lively Lambs Club Restaurant & Bar; the hotel's intimate dining establishment has played host to a long list of celebrities and bigwigs, including Fred Astaire and Charlie Chaplin. And because this hotel is part of the Marriott hotel family, Marriott Bonvoy members can earn and use points here.
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    The Peninsula New York
    New York, NY
    1 mile to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Amenities for children at The Peninsula New York can be customized in advance according to their preferences and include in-room entertainment, welcome gifts and snacks. The property also occasionally offers room packages with kids perks like inclusion in a hotel scavenger hunt, complimentary meals (for kids 10 and younger), an in-room tent and a poolside picnic lunch.
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    Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan
    New York, NY
    0.7 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Kids will love this Crowne Plaza's Times Square location. Double rooms and suites are good fits for families, and there's a kids menu in the restaurant (including in-room dining).
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    The Lowell Hotel New York
    New York, NY
    1.4 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    All children receive a welcome amenity customized to their preference.
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    The St. Regis New York
    New York, NY
    1 mile to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The Family Traditions at St. Regis program provides a tailored experience of amenities for young hotel guests, with turndown services, treats, child-sized robes and slippers and step-stools.
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    Park Hyatt New York
    New York, NY
    1.1 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Parents can prepare ahead of time if they are arriving with pint-sized travelers. The Park Hyatt delivers amenities for babies and toddlers, including diapers and formula, that can be ordered for arrival prior to check-in through Babies Travel Lite.
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    The Langham, New York, Fifth Avenue
    New York, NY
    0.2 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Because all guests are contacted by their personal assistant prior to arrival, they'll be sure to note family services and kids perks to customize each stay, including booking babysitting in advance. Upon check-in, all visiting children receive coloring and sticker books.
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    Mandarin Oriental, New York
    New York, NY
    1.3 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    The Mandarin Oriental requests those traveling with children inform the hotel of their kids' names and ages before they arrive, that way the hotel staff can prepare age-appropriate welcome amenities and stock rooms with any equipment you may need. In addition to providing cribs, high chairs, coloring books and kids movies, the Mandarin Oriental can arrange babysitting services and help plan family-friendly activities throughout the city. Young guests can explore the Big Apple with the hotel's Pocket Panda, a whimsical New York City-themed paper cutout character.
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    Refinery Hotel New York
    New York, NY
    0.2 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Manhattan's Fashion District is the perfect home for this stylish boutique hotel, where vintage furniture sits alongside original artwork that nods to the hotel's millinery factory past. Guest rooms complete the industrial aesthetic with hardwood floors, marble bathrooms, antique bronze hinges and door handles and desks that resemble sewing machines from the earliest years of the 20th century. Recent visitors rave about the property's hip, spacious digs, highly accommodating staff and accessible midtown Manhattan location. Another popular draw is the Refinery Rooftop Bar and Lounge, which offers tasty cocktails and sweeping views of downtown Manhattan and the Empire State Building. Inside, the hotel's drinking and dining options include nostalgia-inspired seasonal cuisine at the Parker & Quinn Restaurant and prohibition era drinks at Winnie's Jazz Lounge.
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    1 Hotel Central Park
    New York, NY
    1.2 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Those looking to embrace New York City's lavish lifestyle but with a sustainable, eco-friendly mindset should consider a stay at the 1 Hotel Central Park. Opened in August 2015, this 229-room property is LEED certified and features reclaimed barn wood ceiling beams, live-edge wood block desks, hemp-blend Keetsa bedding and views of Central Park. But that doesn't mean you'll miss out on modern luxuries when you bed down here. Each room comes equipped with a Nespresso coffee maker, a glass-enclosed walk-in shower, free Wi-Fi access and a 55-inch LCD TV. This modern-meets-green concept extends into the building amenities as well. In addition to the locally sourced California cuisine offered at Jams restaurant (which guests recommend even though menu items are on the pricier side), visitors also have access to a gym and a business area with iPads. And if you're looking for a bit more action, don't fret. As a guest of the 1 Hotel Central Park, you'll have access to the property's complimentary Tesla car service, which will drop you anywhere within a 15-block radius, including some of NYC's popular attractions like Times Square, Radio City Music Hall and the Museum of Modern Art. [Read: A Q&A with 1 Hotel Central Park's CEO.]
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    Four Seasons Hotel New York
    New York, NY
    1.2 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The Four Seasons is suitable for families as it offers a children's welcome program that provides age-specific amenities, such as baby toiletries, cribs, diaper genies, bottle warmers, strollers, coloring books, crayons, toys and board games (some items cost extra).
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    The Pierre New York, A Taj Hotel
    New York, NY
    1.3 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Child-friendly items on the room service menu, as well as age-appropriate kids amenities, make The Pierre a welcoming environment for children and families.
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    Lotte New York Palace
    New York, NY
    0.8 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    4.5-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Children younger than 12 sharing a room with parents stay for free at the Palace, and the concierge can arrange visits to family-friendly attractions. The concierge can also arrange for professional babysitting services.

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