Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel Review


I booked the Sheraton New York Times Square hotel (formerly Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers) for 12,000 Starpoints. The going rate was $600+ a night because of New York Fashion Week. I stayed here two weeks ago as part of a mileage run from LAX-JFK-SJU-JFK-LAX. I changed my flight from a LAX-JFK redeye to an earlier flight, so I could spend a night in New York City.

I took the JFK Airtrain to the E Train and got off at the 7th Avenue subway station which was one block from the Sheraton New York Times Square hotel.

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The hotel was basically sold out due to fashion week and because of a large Delta Air Lines conference.


I had booked a standard room and asked the front desk agent if there were any better rooms available. The front desk agent found me a Club room, but it had two double beds. I went ahead and agreed to the room and he told me that I had Club Lounge access as well.


The two double bed Club room was adequately sized for Manhattan. It was a basic room with two beds, small circular table with two chairs (work desk), and a TV.

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There was also an in-room coffee maker with a minibar fridge.


The bathroom was also no-frills and very small. It contained the usual Sheraton bath amenities.

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The best part about the room was the amazing view of New York City.


I went up to the Club Lounge for evening appetizers which ran from 5pm-7pm and also has a cash bar. The Club Lounge was pretty huge with panoramic views of New York City.


The evening spread consisted of olives, cheese, crackers, grapes, and a vegetable tray with ranch dipping.

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I had a little bit of everything, but the evening spread was disappointing as there were no hot selections.


The Sheraton New York Times Square hotel is in a fantastic location with easy access to the subway trains. There is also a citibikes station one block away if you need a bike rental. The Club Lounge could definitely use hot selections as the evening spread was disappointing. I was fortunate enough to even secure a room in New York City with Starpoints as hotel rates were sky-high.


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1 Comment on "Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel Review"

  1. The bathroom had the usual amenities? Maybe except a bathtub you can use? Carefully missed and un-documented? I expected more.

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