Get an overview of this hotelNew York hotel across from Museum of Natural History



Located on the Upper West Side, this New York hotel is across from the Museum of Natural History and less than a 5-minute walk from Central Park.

Property Amenities

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in Park 79's guestrooms and public areas. The front desk is open 24 hours.


Guestrooms feature down comforters, flat-screen satellite TV, safes, and shared or private bathrooms.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This seven-story New York hotel offers value-priced rooms at a prime Upper West Side location, across the street from the American Museum of Natural History.

Amenities include complimentary hotel-wide wireless Internet access, 24-hour front desk, multilingual staff, and complimentary coffee and tea each morning.

Self parking:

Self-parking is available for a surcharge. In a garage, two blocks from the hotel; no in/out privileges.

Fees may not include tax and are subject to change without prior notification.

Ground transportation:

Private cars and area shuttles of varying prices are available. They can be selected during the process of booking a reservation for this hotel, via this Web site, and added to the total trip cost.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 108 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Offsite parking discounted rates available

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Park 79 does not have its own restaurant, but there are numerous dining options within the surrounding Upper West Side/Central Park area.

Nearby restaurants:

Tavern on the Green

Ocean Grill


Ruby Foo's

Nearby Things to Do

Central Park is one block from the hotel's front door. Activities at the 843-acre park include bicycling, jogging, nature walks, birding, tennis, boating, and catch-and-release fishing.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at Midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


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Children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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