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Located on Times Square, The Knickerbocker features a rooftop terrace with over 370 square yards of indoor and outdoor space. WiFi access is available and free of charge for guests. Featuring a flat-screen cable TV, each room at the hotel comes with a laptop safe, a mini fridge and a desk. Many rooms feature views of the city, and the private bathroom comes with bathrobes, free toiletries and a hairdryer. A 24-hour front desk welcomes guests to the Knickerbocker, which features on-site dining at Charlie Palmer at The Knick. Cocktails are served on the rooftop at St.Cloud and guests can also dine in Charlie Palmer lounge seven days a week. Guests looking for a bit of green space can walk to Bryant Park, just 656 feet away. The New York Public Library is 3 minutes’ walk away, and the hotel is located directly above the Times Square-42nd Street Metro Station, offering easy access to the whole city.

This is our guests' favorite part of New York, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

The Knickerbocker has been welcoming guests since Apr 1, 2015

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of New York, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.4

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, American

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Room Type
1 king bed
1 sofa bed
1 king bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 3+
This property has made significant commitments towards sustainability by subscribing to one or more third-party sustainability certifications.
Guest reviews


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  • Abraham
    All was good. Dronr desk staff were excelle t. Would to appreciate Paola that provided excellent service and support us to.finf a packaged delivered to tjis hotel.
  • Lawrence
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Large spacious room. Great location near the subway stop.
  • Laura
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    For a NY hotel room, this one was spacious, with room for two people and our stuff, not at all cramped. The bed was very comfortable. The location right on Times Square is great for theater, dining and sightseeing. Despite the location, the room...
  • Mieke
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The bed was very comfortable and I had 2 great nights of sleep at the Knickerbocker. The room was very quiet. Service was great: from housekeeping to room service. No complaints. Great shower. Appreciated the welcome chocolates and bottles of water.
  • Noora
    United Arab EmiratesUnited Arab Emirates
    Very calm and clean. I spent most of the time at the hotel it make me feel comfortable
  • Yazeed
    Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia
    Location Fast check-in Spacious room Average amenitis
  • Aisha
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    This is our second time staying at the Knickerbocker and we would absolutely stay there again. The rooms are huge and the facilities are clean, updated, and very accommodating. The staff, especially the concierge and bellhop, we outstanding!
  • Hecht
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    I liked everything about this hotel. Every detail was perfection and at a price I felt was quite reasonable. And because it’s an older hotel the rooms are the size you’d expect from a luxury hotel. Will come back here every time I’m in the city!
  • Nichole
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    It was right in the middle of everything for easy access of things to do. The hotel was very clean and our room looked like it had been recently renovated and was very nice. Staff was very friendly and helpful as well
  • Marisol
    Location, room size, clean, lovely hotel, roof top
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Property questions and answers
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  • Is there a hairdryer? Is there an iron? I know there is ironing service but would like to know if the room has an iron. Thanking u in advance

    There is a hair dryer under the sink in bathrooms and iron along iron board in the closets.
    Answered on 11 October 2019
  • Will you pick us up the airport and take us back upon check out

    Hello, we do not have shuttle service. However, the concierge can arrange for a private car. Taxis are readily available and much more economical. Regards, Liz
    Answered on 1 December 2019
  • Is there an electric kettle, and / or coffee/ tea maker? This is extremely important for me, if only some rooms have it, pls list which ones. Thank you.

    Hello we can place them in your room complimentary. Regards, Liz
    Answered on 6 October 2021
  • Is it possible to check in much earlier than 3pm or at least leave my bag with concierge. Thanks

    Hello, we can request early checkin. If not available, you can certainly store you luggage with the Front Desk.
    Answered on 11 July 2021
  • You answered one question saying there is a shuttle service available to&from airport, then answered another question saying there isn’t. Which is it?

    We will be more than happy to arrange transportation services for you. Our transportation provider offers a wide range of vehicles that can be tailor..
    Answered on 9 July 2022
  • Hello Do you have interconnecting rooms for a family of 5 (7-12 July ) Thanks

    Hello, yes we do. The superior queen queen connects to delxue king. Also a premier queen queen connects to a junior corner suite. Regards, LIz
    Answered on 22 June 2022
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Charlie Palmer Restaurant and Lounge
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Traditional • Modern

Amenities of The Knickerbocker
Great facilities! Review score, 8.4

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Cleaning products
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Evening entertainment
  • Cycling
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs $60 per day.
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
  • Public transit tickets
    Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
    Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Strollers
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Pet bowls
  • Grocery deliveries
    Additional charge
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Laptop safe
  • Carpeted
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Personal trainer
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • Bengali
  • Mandarin
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Japanese
  • Russian
  • Serbian
  • Filipino
  • Cantonese
  • Chinese

House rules

The Knickerbocker takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of USD 200 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
$75 per child, per night
Crib upon request
3+ years
Extra bed upon request
$75 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Carte Blanche Discover JCB Diners Club American Express Cash is not accepted The Knickerbocker accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note, guests must be at least 21 years old to check-in.

Tickets, which can be purchased for an additional fee, are required for entry to St Cloud Rooftop on New Years Eve.

Please note that group policy applies when more than 7 rooms are booked. This includes a cancellation policy of 30 days prior to arrival instead of 24 hours.
A mandatory fee is applicable per room per night. It includes the following:
• Unlimited WiFi for all devices
• Unlimited local, long-distance and international calling
• Unlimited access to and
• Wardrobe storage and nightly shoeshine
• 24-hour access to fitness center
• Two bottles of water daily

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform The Knickerbocker of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

License number:

A damage deposit of USD 200 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about The Knickerbocker

  • The Knickerbocker has 1 restaurant:

    • Charlie Palmer Restaurant and Lounge

  • The Knickerbocker is 0.9 miles from the center of New York. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Room options at The Knickerbocker include:

    • Double
    • Quad
    • Suite

  • The prices at The Knickerbocker may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at The Knickerbocker is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • The Knickerbocker offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Cycling
    • Evening entertainment
    • Fitness
    • Bike tours
    • Bicycle rental
    • Personal trainer
    • Yoga classes
    • Happy hour
    • Walking tours

  • Guests staying at The Knickerbocker can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 5.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • American