Hotel Mela Times Square - New York  4 stars

120 West 44Th Street, New York, United States, 10036  show mapSave
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  • Housekeeping was fantastic - Gym was good - Beds are very comfortable - Good breakfast
  • Clean, modern suite - Staff was very accomodating - Hotel was very modern
  • Staff was wonderful - Free wi-fi - Rooms are on the small size
  • Bed was excellent - Hotel staff was courteous - Location is very nice
  • Rooms were a good size - Helpful staff - Location just off of times square
 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Located just a few steps from the main tourists attractions, the Hotel Mela is an ideal accommodation to pick while on a business trip or a holiday in New York City.

Year renovated   2007.  Number of floors   16.  Number of rooms   230.

City Center New York - 3.2 mi
Airports La Guardia (LGA) - 6.0 mi, Teterboro (TEB) - 7.6 mi
Train Stations Grand Central Station - 3300 ft, Penn Station - 3700 ft
Underground stations 42nd Street – Bryant Park - 700 ft, 47th–50th Streets – Rockefeller Center - 1400 ft
Bus stop - 400 ft
Restaurants Saju Bistro - 100 ft, Cafe Un Deux Trois (cuisine: French, Brasserie, Creperie) - 100 ft
Parks Bryant Park - 1000 ft

Rooms

The hotel includes 228 modern guestrooms famous for their comfortable trendy furniture and light decorations created for comfort and relaxation. Also the rooms are appointed with flat-screen LCD TV’s, CD, alarm clocks with MP3 connection, phone service, mini-bars, safes, hairdryers, and Internet access.

Dining options

Guests can savor delicious meals in a restaurant serving a variety of cuisines: French, American, Russian, and Jewish Venetian and enjoy a warm and friendly atmosphere.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

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Facilities

General
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private hotel parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at USD 50 per day.

Services
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
Dining facilities
  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Meeting facilities
  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Children's facilities
  • Cribs available
Leisure facilities
  • Fitness center
  • Spa center
Room facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
Bathroom
  • Bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
Bedroom
  • Premium bedding
Media
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

from  1 am

Check-Out

until  1 am

Children and extra beds
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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The hotel includes 228 modern guestrooms famous for their comfortable trendy furniture and light decorations created for comfort and relaxation. Also the rooms are appointed with flat-screen LCD TV’s, CD, alarm clocks with MP3 connection, phone service, mini-bars, safes, hairdryers, and Internet access.

Deluxe King Room
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Hotel Mela Times Square Deluxe King Room
Hotel Mela Times Square Deluxe King Room
Hotel Mela Times Square Deluxe King Room
Bed type: Queen Size bed or King Size bed or Double beds
Size: 220 sq. feet

Beautifully appointed room of 20m2 includes a King size bed, work area and spacious bathroom.

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    Deluxe Twin Room
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    Hotel Mela Times Square Deluxe Twin Room
    Hotel Mela Times Square Deluxe Twin Room
    Hotel Mela Times Square Deluxe Twin Room
    Bed type: Queen Size bed or King Size bed or Double beds
    Size: 220 sq. feet

    Beautifully appointed room of 20m2 includes two Twin beds, work area and spacious bathroom.

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      Executive King Room
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      Hotel Mela Times Square Executive King Room
      Hotel Mela Times Square Executive King Room
      Hotel Mela Times Square Executive King Room
      Bed type: Queen Size bed or King Size bed or 1 King or 1 Queen bed
      Size: 305 sq. feet

      Oversized executive room of 28m2 includes a King size bed, work area and spacious bathroom.

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        Superior Queen Room
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        Hotel Mela Times Square Superior Queen Room
        Hotel Mela Times Square Superior Queen Room
        Hotel Mela Times Square Superior Queen Room
        Bed type: Double Bed or Queen Size bed or Twin beds
        Size: 185 sq. feet

        Beautifully appointed room of 18m2 includes a Queen size bed, work area and spacious bathroom.

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          Superior Double Room
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          Hotel Mela Times Square Superior Double Room Superior Room
          Hotel Mela Times Square Superior Double Room Superior Room
          Hotel Mela Times Square Superior Double Room Superior Room
          Bed type: Double Bed or Queen Size bed or Twin beds
          Size: 185 sq. feet

          Beautifully appointed room of 18m2 includes a Double bed, work area and spacious bathroom.

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            Deluxe Queen Room
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            Hotel Mela Times Square Deluxe Queen Room Deluxe Room
            Hotel Mela Times Square Deluxe Queen Room Deluxe Room
            Hotel Mela Times Square Deluxe Queen Room Deluxe Room
            Bed type: Queen Size bed or King Size bed or Double beds
            Size: 220 sq. feet

            Beautifully appointed room of 20m2 includes a Queen size bed, work area and spacious bathroom.

            Room facilities
              Executive Queen Room
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              Hotel Mela Times Square Executive Queen Room  Executive Room
              Hotel Mela Times Square Executive Queen Room  Executive Room
              Hotel Mela Times Square Executive Queen Room  Executive Room
              Bed type: Queen Size bed or King Size bed or 1 King or 1 Queen bed
              Size: 305 sq. feet

              Oversized executive room of 28m2 includes a Queen size bed, work area and spacious bathroom.

              Room facilities
                Executive Junior Suite
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                Hotel Mela Times Square Executive Junior Suite
                Hotel Mela Times Square Executive Junior Suite
                Hotel Mela Times Square Executive Junior Suite
                Size: 305 sq. feet

                Elegantly appointed Suite offers separate working area and bedroom area with a Queen size bed as well as spacious bathroom.

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                  Mela Suite
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                  Hotel Mela Times Square Mela Suite
                  Hotel Mela Times Square Mela Suite
                  Hotel Mela Times Square Mela Suite
                  Bed type: Queen Size bed

                  Beautifully appointed one bedroom Suite offers a Queen size bed and separate living room with a sofa bed, work area as well as spacious bathroom.

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                    Desires Suite
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                    Bed type: Queen Size bed

                    Luxury Suite of 37m2 includes a Queen size bed, separate living room with a sofa bed, work area and spacious bathroom.

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                      Hotel Mela Times Square LocationWhat's nearby

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                      What's nearby

                      Places of interest
                      • HBO Shop
                        400 ft
                      Sport related
                      Monuments and Landmarks
                      Historical sites
                      Museums
                      • Primary Stages CO Inc
                        400 ft
                      • International Center-Phtgrphy
                        400 ft
                      • Intrepid Museum Foundation
                        400 ft
                      • Martinique Galleries Inc
                        700 ft
                      Halls
                      Universities, Institutes
                      Theaters
                      Air business related
                      Underground stations
                      Marina

                      Local Attractions

                      • Central Park
                        1.1 mi
                        59th to 110th St., from Central Park West to 5th Ave., New York City
                      • Randall's Island
                        5000 ft
                        24 West 61st St., 4th Floor, New York City
                      • National Museum of Mathematics
                        5000 ft
                        11 East 26th Street, New York City
                      • Museum of Biblical Art
                        5000 ft
                        1865 Broadway at 61st Street, New York City
                      • The Museum of Mathematics
                        5000 ft
                        11 East 26th Street New York, NY 10010, New York City

                      Near the hotel

                      • Top of the Rock Observation Deck
                        1700 ft
                        30 Rockefeller Center, New York City
                      • Times Square
                        600 ft
                        Broadway, New York City
                      • International Center of Photography Museum
                        300 ft
                        1133 Avenue of the Americas at 43rd Street, New York City
                      • Algonquin Hotel
                        600 ft
                        59 W. 44th St., New York City
                      • Church of Saint Mary the Virgin
                        700 ft
                        139 West 46th St, New York City
                      • Bryant Park
                        1000 ft
                        6th Ave. between W. 40th and W. 42nd Sts., New York City
                      • Madame Tussauds New York
                        1200 ft
                        234 West 42nd Street, New York City

                      Restaurants Nearby

                      • Saju Bistro

                        82% likes this, based on 349 reviews
                        Price Range: USD 31 - USD 50

                        100 ft
                        120 West 44th Street

                        Phone: 2129977258

                      • Cafe Un Deux Trois

                        66% likes this, based on 358 reviews
                        Cuisine: French, Brasserie, Creperie, Bistro
                        Price Range: USD 3 - USD 37

                        100 ft
                        123 West 44th Street

                        Phone: 2123544148

                      • Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.

                        61% likes this, based on 2236 reviews
                        Cuisine: Seafood
                        Price Range: USD 1 - USD 31

                        700 ft
                        1501 Broadway

                        Phone: 212-391-7100

                      • Virgil's Real BBQ

                        69% likes this, based on 1073 reviews
                        Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Barbecue
                        Price Range: USD 31 - USD 41

                        300 ft
                        152 W 44th St

                        Phone: (212) 921-9494

                      • Tony's Di Napoli - Midtown

                        77% likes this, based on 1330 reviews
                        Cuisine: Italian
                        Price Range: USD 17 - USD 42

                        400 ft
                        147 W 43rd St

                        Phone: 212-221-0100

                      Getting there.

                      Great location in the artistic heart of New York makes it easy to get to the city’s main sights: Broadway, well-known Times Square, Bryant Park, and the Jacob Javits Convention Centre with its great cafes and restaurants.

                      Hotel Mela Times Square Reviews

                      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Mela Times Square

                      Individual guest reviews

                      • Group of friends

                        Location

                        Window didn't fully close, was very noisy, chilly and smelly from nearby restaurants. Room was shabby in need of refurbishment. Concierge although helpful misled us in reference to our journey to airport. We wanted a taxi as it was a very early start 5am and he recommended booking a "car" because a taxi he said would cost more in tolls and traffic would be significant enough to cost us a lot on the meter. We trusted he knew better so booked the car which turned out to be a limo. None of the toll roads were open at this time of the morning and there was no traffic at all. A journey he reckoned would take an hour took 25mins. So best part of 100 dollars later we felt ripped off.

                        • Average rating
                          5.8
                      • Couple

                        First thing about this hotel is the localisation.....it's in the midway to most of the places we wanted to see. It's really nice that there are couple of bars near, so that you can relax after whole day of sightseeing. If you're not about that, then silence is what you get - even tough it's in the centre it's cosy. The stuff is really helpful and customer-orientated.

                        The room and bathroom were small, but that wasn't disturbing for us....

                        • Average rating
                          9.2
                      • Couple

                        The location was fabulous. It was a half a block off of time square.

                        The front lobby staff was slow. There was a homeless individual sleeping in the business center on Saturday morning.

                        • Average rating
                          5.8
                      • Couple

                        Hotel Mela is situated in a great location right next to Times Square. The hotel is clean and the staff are helpful. It is very much a place where everyone gets on with what they're doing, there is no restaurant and no real central area (except for the small lobby), but that was perfect for us. Ask the guy/girl nearest the window (opposite reception) for recommendations for dinner/bars etc.

                        As apparently is the case with a lot of hotels in New York, our room was quite small - and it was a "Superior Room". We were out and about pretty much all the time so that wasn't a problem for us.

                        • Average rating
                          8.2
                      • Older travelers

                        The hotel was very close to Times Square and an excellent location to start seeing the sights instantly. The hotel has a lovely large queen size bed with good quality bedding and soft pillows. The TV had a good picture, the bathroom was an excellent size with complimentary toiletries of SPA quality. There was a free safe which we put to good use and kept all our belongs, money, jewellery etc in. Air conditioning was excellent. At the reception desk be sure to help yourself to a free apple available to all. Not much fruit is available in NY so was a very welcome snack when out and about.

                        We took other advise and didn't touch the fridge, the cost of the drinks and refreshments were extortionate, we never had any surprises added to our bill at the end of the holiday. Towels was soft but a little too small, more like a hand towels but we managed. The coffee dispenser was a bit complicated so we never bothered to use it. We didn't have any natural light in our room and couldn't really tell if it was day or night time. The lighting was poor in the main room but good in the bathroom. We upgraded to a deluxe room, I expected to be able to see some daylight.

                        • Average rating
                          7.4
                      • Group of friends

                        Location was convenient and the room was clean, stylish and larger than I had expected for that area of NY.

                        My room was great but others I had traveled with who had rooms on floors 2-6 had smaller more cramped rooms and the noise level was really bad on those lower floors.

                        • Average rating
                          7.4
                      • Older travelers

                        comfortable and well designed room, but ugly view outside. Noisy airconditioner out of window.

                        included breakfast

                        • Average rating
                          8.8
                      • Group of friends

                        Your facilities are extremely small for the price you charge. I didn't like the following: 1) hard to move around in the room; 2) no fan available in the bathroom; 3) floor at the halls should changed to make it more elegant; 4) Different rates and layouts should be explained to make mistakes in terms of rates.

                        Very clean and nicely decorted. Your staff has been excellent. I can name John as my point of contact. He was very nice and helpful. His cheerfulness and help is much appreciated.

                        • Average rating
                          7.0
                      • Single

                        We had ordered two beds and we received one bed.

                        • Average rating
                          7.0
                      • Couple

                        We stayed in a south facing room so it was very quiet. The location of the hotel was perfect, being in midtown and within a few blocks of every subway line. Walking out the hotel and seeing the Chrysler and Empire State building was also nice.

                        • Average rating
                          9.2
                      • Older travelers

                        Clean. Close to attractions. Priced right. They held on to our baggage after check out so we could get a bite to eat and do a little more site seeing before we left.

                        The airconditioner was a little noisy. Room bar was confusing at first. Make sure you don't touch anything in that refrigerator cause everything has electronic sensors and you will be charged for removing them even if you replace them. A little pricey for those items.

                        • Average rating
                          8.4
                      • Group of friends

                        Our interaction with Christian and location were best attributes.

                        Room size and no table and chair in room. Hardly "superior".

                        • Average rating
                          6.6
                      • Single

                        The Spa products, some of the reception staff, but essentially fixed mind set.

                        I had four different rooms. Either not clean, too small, or next to a generator. No kettle, just via a coffee maker, which makes tea taste of coffee. No green tea. Breakfast was not included for me but for other guests on a 'package. The hall way carpets were not cleaned once in 8 days

                        • Average rating
                          5.0
                      • Couple

                        The hotel is modern with a good location and good amenities.

                        They need to improve on the drainage, it took a while for the water in the sink and the tub to go down. Also, they can improve on their pillows. It's too small and too soft for my liking.

                        • Average rating
                          7.4
                      • Couple

                        Fantastic attentive service! ...Fantastic location, rooms and value.

                        • Average rating
                          10.0
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