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Pod 51

230 East 51st Street, New York, NY 10022

+1 212 355 0300

based on 6 387 reviews

R2 635

per night

About Pod 51, New York

Value for money
The Pod 51 Hotel is ideal for budget travelers who want to enjoy the sights and sounds of New York City. It is located on a tree-lined street in Midtown Manhattan and comes with a patio, courtyard, and rooftop space for you to enjoy. It’s also close to Grand Central Terminal, Fifth Avenue, Central Park, and the Rockefeller Center. No matter when you make it to NYC, the Pod 51 Hotel has a functioning front desk so you can check-in. There is also 24-hour security at the hotel to keep you secure and safe. A concierge desk will share information about the area and help with reservations. The hotel also has free wireless Internet access and paid parking in the nearby area. At the Pod 51 Hotel, there are 348 nonsmoking guest rooms to choose from. Most rooms come with a private bathroom while others share the bath facilities. The Bunk Pod has two bunk beds with a private television for each bed. The other pods are more private and include amenities like a desk and chair. The studios have a small seating area, a full-size closet, and a bathroom with a tub. There is a café at the hotel where you can grab a meal or a few snacks and beverages. You can also walk down the street and find dozens of dining destinations, like Little Collins, Sea Fire Grill, and Amish Market East. You can walk to St. Bartholomew’s Church in around five minutes or reach Greenacre Pocket Park even closer. The Perfect Pint and PJ Clarke’s are bars located within a few minutes of the hotel.

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Standard rooms - Park view
1 queen bed

1 queen bed


R6 477/night

R6 477 totalExpedia
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Double rooms - Harbour view
1 queen bed

1 queen bed


R2 635/night

R2 635 totalStayforlong
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Queen rooms - Courtyard view
1 queen bed

1 queen bed


R3 833/night

R3 833 totalPriceline
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Other Rooms - Panoramic view
1 twin bed

1 twin bed


R3 221/night

R3 221 totalExpedia
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Parking

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Safe
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Dustbins


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Concierge service
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Smartphone dock


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee shop


  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden


  • Alarm clock
  • Cleaning products


  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Parking


  • Laundry service

Places of interest near Pod 51

Attractions in New York, New York curated by momondo

Pod 51 location: 230 East 51st Street, New York, NY 10022


Times Square1,4 km
Central Park3,1 km

Restaurants and Cafés

East Side Social Club0,0 km
Amma0,0 km
Salvation Burger0,0 km
The Stag's Head0,0 km


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Pod 51 room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 12:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • There is a R1 468/night difference in the average price of 3-star hotels in New York (R4 366/night) and the average nightly rate at Pod 51 (R2 898/night).

  • There are 8,4 km between New York LaGuardia and Pod 51. The drive to and from the airport should be about 15min, depending on traffic. Take into account high traffic times, especially near more metropolitan areas.

  • Pod 51 has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way not only to get from New York LaGuardia to the hotel, but also to get around New York during your stay may be to hire a car. Car rentals in Pod 51 are on average R1 602/day. A very popular option for travellers staying at Pod 51 would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from New York LaGuardia directly to the hotel.

  • Customers of Pod 51 are welcome to bring their dogs with them during their stay.

  • Pod 51 does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call Pod 51 at +1 212 355 0300.

  • Unfortunately, our data does not specify if there is a pool at Pod 51. We would recommend calling the hotel’s front desk to confirm. The phone number for Pod 51 is +1 212 355 0300.

  • Getting to New York city centre should be easy enough, as it is just 1,6 km away from Pod 51. In New York city centre you will find Times Square, along with many other popular sights and things to do.

  • You can reach the main line at +1 212 355 0300.

  • Yes, Pod 51 has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Standard check-out time at Pod 51 is 12:00. Guests can check in after 15:00.

  • The cheapest deals found start from only R815 per night. The average rate for rooms at Pod 51 is currently around R4 059/night. Enter your dates in the form above to see more.

  • Yes, you can do your laundry at Pod 51.

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