NYC HOME LOCATION
Best Western Plus Hospitality House
Neighborhood: Midtown East
Address: 145 E 49th St.
Tel: (212) 753-8781
In the Area
Grocery Store: Morton Williams (24-hr)
908 2nd Ave., 4-minute walk from hotel.
DAY ONE - FRIDAY
Dinner and Show in Midtown
The afternoon will be spent making your way from LaGuardia Airport to your hotel in Midtown East and settling in. After check-in, you may want to head to the grocery store to stock up on a few essentials. Depending on which restaurant you choose, you may walk or take a car to dinner. An early reservation will leave you time to do some brief sightseeing in the area before your show. A short walk through Times Square at night, after your show, is a must. It's an unforgettable experience!
1:37 p.m. Arrival at LaGuardia Airport
🚖 Car service to hotel
3:00- 4:00 p.m. Check-in Best Western Plus Hospitality House
Get ready for a night on the town!
5:30 p.m. DINNER OPTIONS // Reservations Recommended
Becco, Italian Restaurant, 355 W 46th St.
Fogo de Chão, Brazilian Steakhouse, 40 W 53rd St.
Del Frisco’s Grille, Modern American Cuisine, 50 Rockefeller Plaza
🚶🏾♀️Walk around Rockefeller Plaza or Times Square before and/or after the show.
8:00 p.m. Rockette's Christmas Spectacular, Radio City Music Hall
DAY TWO - SATURDAY
Financial District and Midtown
Today will begin by taking a car down to Battery Park, in the Financial District, where you will take a ferry over to Liberty Island and Ellis Island. You may disembark and explore the monuments or remain on the ferry for a 60-minute, round trip sightseeing experience. After the water tour, you will walk a few blocks north to the 9/11 Memorial and have a casual lunch in the area. There is an option to walk another 10-minutes over to Wall St. to visit the New York Stock Exchange and Federal Hall before heading back up to Midtown for an afternoon of sightseeing and shopping. After a few hours of visiting shops and landmarks, you will enjoy a family dinner at a neighborhood favorite near your hotel. For those interested in experiencing NYC nightlife there are several recommendations within a mile or so of your hotel that feature live music or rooftop views of the city.
9:00 a.m. Take a car downtown to Battery Park, Castle Clinton National Monument
10:00 a.m. Statue City Cruises ferry to Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island (get in line as soon as you arrive.) Be sure to purchase tickets online, in advance, using the link above.
12:00 p.m. 9/11 Memorial, 180 Greenwich St.
1:00 p.m. LUNCH OPTIONS
Shake Shack, 200 Broadway St., Inside the Fulton Center
Gansevoort Liberty Market (food hall, many options), 101 Liberty Street, Inside the Oculus.
🚶🏾♀️Optional sightseeing walk (10 min):
- Trinity Church
- New York Stock Exchange
- Federal Hall
2:00 p.m. Take a car back up to Midtown, drop off at St. Patricks Cathedral.
🚶🏾♀️Walk to (see map):
Sightseeing and Landmarks:
- Rockefeller Plaza
- Times Square
- Bryant Park
- New York Public Library
- Grand Central Terminal
- Empire State Building
- Bergdorf Goodman
- Louis Vuitton
- Saks Fifth Avenue
- Nike Flagship Store
- Lego Store
- MLB Store
- Nintendo NYC Store
- NBA Store
7:00 p.m. DINNER // Reservation Recommended
NIGHTLIFE // Reservation Recommended
Valerie, 45 W. 45th St.
Haswell Green’s (Live Music), 240 W. 52nd St.
Fine and Rare (Live Music), 9 East 37th St.,
Refinery Rooftop, At the Refinery Hotel. 63 W. 38th St.
The Skylark, rooftop. 200 W. 39th St. 30th Floor.