1. Facts About Central Park Part III

    For today’s blog, we’re continuing our blog stream on Central Park facts. Hotel Five44 is located a mere 14 blocks away from one of America’s greatest parks and the pinnacle of our city’s landscape: New York City’s Central Park. Sheep in the Park Sheep Meadow, one of Central Park’s many expansive lawns, was once home to a herd of sheep! It’s true! Up until 1934, a herd of sheep was f…Read More

  2. Facts About Central Park Part II

    In our last blog, we began discussing Central Park and the fascinating facts behind one of New York City’s greatest monuments; and today, we’ll be continuing our blog stream. So without further ado - and as presented by Hotel Five44 (your local New York City hotel) - here are facts you may not have known about Central Park: Sculptures Abound New York City’s Central Park is home to numerous s…Read More

  3. Facts About Central Park Part I

    Central Park is one of New York City’s premier attractions. Not only is the full of events and activities every day of the year, it’s also one of the world’s largest urban parks. It’s what makes New York City unique, and it adds to the vast slew of reasons why New York City is the best city in the world. Central Park is only 14 blocks away from our New York City Hotel, and we’re proud to…Read More

  4. Facts About Times Square

    Hotel Five44 is only a few blocks from New York’s famous Times Square. Times Square is best known for the New Year’s Eve ball drop at midnight, but there are plenty of other attractions that keep folks flocking to Times Square. That’s why we’re here today to talk about a few of Times Square’s best attractions and some facts surrounding one of New York’s most monumental intersections. W…Read More

  5. Things to Do in a New York City Rain

    If you’re visiting NYC, and you get caught in the rain, don’t fret! Grab an umbrella, hail a taxi, and head out to New York city's numerous indoor treasures. There are plenty of sites to see and things to do, all while the weather settles down. Here are just a few: Head to the Museum(s) New York City has no shortage of museums to explore. Check out the Met Museum, The Museum of the City of New…Read More

  6. Fascinating NYC Facts Part III

    Today, we’re continuing our blog stream on Manhattan facts - because there are just so many fascinating facts about our ‘little’ island! Check out Hotel Five44’s previous Manhattan blog facts here! And remember, you can call on us to book your upcoming stay here in New York City! November 28th of 2012 Was A Good Day! On November 28th of 2012, police report that not a single violent crime …Read More

  7. Fascinating NYC Facts Part II

    Hotel Five44 loves Manhattan, and we love to host guests visiting our home island. That’s what we do, and it’s what we love to blog about! So for today’s blog, we’ll be continuing our recent thread on facts about the island - so you can learn more about the area around your hotel here in New York City! Also, feel free to check out our last blog for further facts here! The Streets Are Paved…Read More

  8. Facts About The Island

    Manhattan’s a fascinating island, and one of the most advanced urban centers in the world. That’s why, for today’s blog, we’ll be talking all things Manhattan. So, as presented by Hotel Five44, here are some interesting facts and figures about our little island: Times Square Is A Power Drain With all the advertisements and lighting throughout the area, Times Square takes up a whopping 161 …Read More

  9. Things to Do In Central Park

    If you’re coming to visit Hotel Five44, you may be visiting New York City for the first time. And first-time visitors simply must check out Central Park. Central Park is the heart of our city, and it provides a delightful retreat from its urban surrounding. If you’ve got a chance, head to Central Park for a visit. Here’s what you can do while you’re in the park! Check Out The Central Park …Read More

  10. Things To Do on The High Line

    Manhattan’s High Line is only a handful of blocks away from Hotel Five44, and along The High Line there’s plenty to do. We’ve gathered a list of attractions you ought to check out while you’re here in Manhattan! Hang Out at the Park Check out the Hudson River Park. You might have guessed, but it’s just off of the Hudson River. Wander over to the park, spread a blanket, and soak up some r…Read More