Hotel St. James

109 West 45th Street, New York, NY 10036, United States
+1 212 221 3600

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based on 4,592 reviews
Hotel St. James - New York, NY, United States
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Provider Nightly total £76
Expedia £86

Good to know

Distance to city centre 0.2 mi
Location rating 9.7
Nearest airport New York LaGuardia
Distance to airport 5.9 mi



Queen rooms


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Queen bed
£107 per night
Queen bed
£121 per night
Queen bed
£212 per night

Standard rooms


Bed type
Nightly + local taxes & fees
£76 per night
£86 per night
£86 per night
Queen bed
£86 per night
£89 per night
Queen bed
£107 per night
£133 per night
£208 per night




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  • Excellent
    Jan 2020

    It's all about the location with this hotel. For the price paid the location was fantastic. Room was a good size for central NYC. Bathroom was surprisingly spacious! Bed was ok, a bit soft for me, but that's a personal preference.

    Very, very hot in the room and no way to open a window or turn on the air con. I know I went in December, but it was mild weather and the heating was just too high for the temperature outside. The staff do not want any interaction, which surprised me as normally I have to fend off over enthusiastic hotel staff. Even when you walked in the door, they did not even look up. Having to pay to store luggage is ridiculous, what sort of service is that. But I guess you get what you pay for and for all the negatives, the location is what you paying for.

  • Good
    Jan 2020

    Great location. One minute from Times Square. Had a back room that was very snug and quiet. Good respite from the busy city.’

    Decoré is a little tired

  • Excellent
    Jan 2020

    No food

    enjoyed everything

  • Good
    Jan 2020

    Central hotel, old but clean and comfortable This was my 2nd time there and again I was not disappointed. It is 1mn from Time Square, less than 10mn from Rockefeller and very close to numerous subway lines.

  • Excellent
    Jan 2020

    Love they old feel of the hotel. Very clean rooms and beds. Best value for the price .

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The circa 1972 Hotel St. James offers a stylish and economical boutique hotel experience in the heart of Times Square. The 12-story building offers spacious rooms and an array of amenities, allowing guests to experience the best of NYC in comfort and style. It is the perfect option for business and leisure travelers, and is only steps away from some of the most iconic shopping and dining options in the city.

The quiet, stylish, recently renovated 147 guest rooms boast unlimited high-speed wifi, flat-screen televisions with premium cable channels, a workspace, comfortable bedding, custom bath products, spacious bathrooms, and air-conditioning. Daily housekeeping and concierge services are available. All rooms are kid-friendly. An in-room safe is provided in all rooms.

Business travelers can utilize the business center which has computer access. A wood-furnished library lounge is available near the lobby for guests to use. A shuttle service provides transport to the airport and to nearby attractions, for a minimal surcharge. The 24-hour front desk features a marble lobby and a helpful team of staff who are available to share tips and information about the city.

The hotel’s central Times Square location makes it only a stone’s throw away from countless popular attractions. It is less than a 5 minute walk to Bryant park, and only a mile from the Empire State Building. World-class shopping at Fifth Avenue, Herald Square, and Hershey’s Times Square are all just a short distance from the hotel.

Guests can dine at the cafe next door which serves a wide range of American cuisine. A plethora of popular dining options are nearby as well, including Carmine’s, Carnegie Deli, Ruby Foo’s, and Becco.



Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Air conditioning

8.1 Excellent

based on 4,592 reviews









Things to know

  • Great reception
  • Wonderful sightseeing

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Policies vary by room type and provider.


Free Wi-Fi
Disabled access
Business centre
Concierge service
No smoking
24-hour front desk
Airport shuttle (surcharge)
Storage available
Pets not allowed
Cable or satellite TV

FAQs when booking at Hotel St. James

What is the best way to reach the Hotel St. James from the New York airports with public transportation?

The hotel is conveniently reachable from LaGuardia, Newark, and JFK, although Newark offers the most direct and convenient route. When landing at Newark Liberty airport, simply hop on the Newark Airport Express and go all the way to Bryant Park, which will take about 50m. From there, the hotel is a 5m walk away. For a 45m ride from LaGuardia, get on Q70-SBS to Roosevelt Avenue and change for the F or M lines to 47-50 Streets Rockefeller Center Station. The AirTrain gets you from JFK to Jamaica Station where you change to Line E to Union Turnpike, and once more to Line F to 47-50 Streets Rockefeller Center Station.

Does the Hotel St. James feature packages?

To improve your hotel experience even more, KAYAK regularly features packages to round off your trip at the Hotel St. James. Changing seasonally, the packages may include reduced rates, dining vouchers, and more. For the shopaholics, there are regular shopping discount packages, too, so you can take even more souvenirs home.

Does the Hotel St. James charge a resort fee?

Unlike many other hotels, the Hotel St. James does not charge guests with a resort fee, which shows in its budget room prices and makes it the perfect destination for budget-savvy travelers. Apart from the usual mandatory tax and a safety deposit, which is returned upon departure, the hotel only charges the room rate.

Does the Hotel St. James provide additional beds or cribs?

For a convenient family vacation overlooking Times Square, you can request a crib for your stay. Cribs are not charged extra and are available for children aged 0 to 2 years old. Extra beds can also be provided upon request and cost approximately $25 per night and person. The number of cribs and extra beds that fit in the room depend on the booked room, so make sure the maximal capacity is in accordance with your needs. With spacious rooms featuring 2 queen-sized beds, you may not even need extra beds.

Where can guests park their car when staying at the Hotel St. James?

Guests can still consider this accommodation despite its lack of a parking lot, as there are various recommended parking garages in close proximity. The hotel recommends the ICON Parking garage on 45th street, only a few minutes away on foot. The rates for parking at this garage are approximately $35 per night and per vehicle.

Can I buy theater and attraction tickets at the Hotel St. James?

Onsite the hotel premises there is a tourist desk offering Broadway shows, sightseeing tours, and other tickets. Their services are available daily from 8:00 am to 7:30 pm, but note that they are not hotel staff, so for hotel-related inquiries, visit the 24h front desk instead.

Can I check in early when I arrive at the Hotel St. James?

Inquire at the front desk upon arrival about whether your room is ready, as the hotel is happy to let guests check in early if their room availability allows it. Alternatively, the hotel also features lockers in the lobby area that can fit larger suitcases and bags. The lockers are available for a charge of approximately $5 per day and accessible 24h for your convenience. (Prices checked 01/07/19).

Where is Hotel St. James located?

Hotel St. James is located at 109 West 45th Street in Midtown, 0.2 miles from the centre of New York. Times Square is the closest landmark to Hotel St. James.

When is check-in time and check-out time at Hotel St. James?

Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Hotel St. James.

Does Hotel St. James offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, Hotel St. James offers free Wi-Fi.

Does Hotel St. James offer free parking?

No, Hotel St. James does not offer free parking.

Does Hotel St. James offer free airport shuttle service?

No, Hotel St. James does not offer free airport shuttle service.

How far is Hotel St. James from the airport?

Hotel St. James is 5.9 miles from New York LaGuardia.

Can you bring pets to Hotel St. James?

No, pets are not allowed at Hotel St. James.

Does Hotel St. James have a pool?

No, Hotel St. James does not have a pool on-site.


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Most popular landmarks

  • Times Square 318 yd
  • New York Public Library 437 yd
  • Rockefeller Center 0.3 mi
  • Bryant Park 0.3 mi
  • Broadway 0.3 mi
  • Grand Central Terminal 0.4 mi

About the neighbourhood

Midtown is known for: Broadway, touristy, shopping


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