1. Traveling Tips For Your New York Trip

    If you’ve ever been to New York City then you know that your first visit can be a little overwhelming. The endless crowds, traffic, quick paced energy and bright lights aren’t built for everyone, but that doesn’t mean that they can’t be enjoyed by all. As you stay in our hotel near Times Square, you will be immersed in the culture and community that is New York City. When you stay with us …Read More

  2. The City Where Theatre Thrives

    September is one of the best months to visit New York City. The temperature is ideal because it sits right between the hot summer days and the brutally cold winter temperatures. When you stay with us here at Hotel Five 44, we know that you’ll be busy experiencing all of the beautiful things that New York has to offer. One of the arts that New York City is most known for is the theater production…Read More

  3. Holiday Road

    The summer is ticking away faster than it should, well, maybe mom doesn't feel that way, but the kids are ready to get out and explore. What better way to celebrate the summer than a weekend in the city! New York City has some of the best family activities in the country, and who really wants to take a hot road trip to somewhere like the Grand Canyon? Hotel Five44 is the ultimate family getaway de…Read More

  4. Music Mecca

    Last time we talked a bit about the NYC music scene. The music in New York City is so diverse that it would literally take hours to properly explore all of the genres and options. The beautiful thing about the music scene in New York City is the fact that it is as much of a melting pot for music as it is for people. Simply walking down the street can yield a brand new musical experience if you ope…Read More

  5. The Village

    We have been discussing music and one area of New York City that we haven’t explored is the magical Greenwich Village. The thing about visiting Manhattan is the history that is so prevalent in the area. If Times Square is the prestigious “Crossroads of the World” then Greenwich Village is the wild little sister. The history that abounds in the area is legendary and the story of America. Most…Read More

  6. NYC Music Roots Run Deep

    New York City has alway been a destination for music lovers, be it Broadway of the 20’s or Greenwich Village of the 1950’s and 60’s. The sweet sounds emanating from the sublime CBGB’s, the Roseland Ballroom with it’s early swing and the ubiquitous Carnegie Hall. New York City is one of the premier destinations in the world to see live music, and struggling musicians can be seen playing a…Read More

  7. The Great White Way

    Nothing can compare to seeing a live show. The live experience is pretty much lost in today’s digital and on-demand society. To truly experience a phenomenal live show, the destination that comes to mind is New York City. The experience begins with the sensory overload that can only be Times Square, the Crossroads of the World. If you have not seen it, it is definitely something that should be o…Read More

  8. Destination NYC

    The wedding was magical; the beach was perfect with the setting sun behind it. The bride was a vision in white of  class and beauty. The groom, well, let's just say he is a unique individual and is now your son-in-law. At least he wore shoes this time. Freshly returned from a destination wedding, you and your wife are looking for an inexpensive yet, comfortable getaway. Just the two of you. Weddi…Read More

  9. Active Travel in New York

    A while back we talked about biking in New York; well, May just happens to be bike month here in the city. What an ideal time to consider a vacation to Hotel Five44. Our proximity to the biking mecca of Central Park is ideal for enjoying some time in the city for bike month. We offer room options that will work for any length of stay. Consider the wonders of Central Park and the gorgeous weather t…Read More

  10. Treat Your Special Lady On Mother’s Day

    We all have one, that special woman who tied your shoes, kissed your skinned knee and took your temperature when you were sick. She smelled like Chanel #5 and red wine. Thats right, it’s the most important woman of your childhood, the one who will never judge your bad taste in men. Ok so that might not be true. Yes, it is the lady you can confide in when it seems the whole world is against you. …Read More