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Riverside Tower Hotel, New York, United States of America

2.5-star2.5 stars
80 Riverside Dr., at 80th Street, New York, NY, 10024, United States of America

Within easy reach of Beacon Theater
  • Free WiFi
Great location
Fantastic service
Best value for money
Good internet service

Riverside Tower Hotel, New York, United States of America

from NZ$179
  • Park View Suite
  • Standard Single Room, 1 Twin Bed, Refrigerator & Microwave
  • Standard Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Refrigerator & Microwave, View
  • River View Suite
  • River View Double Room

What’s around Riverside Tower Hotel, New York, United States of America


  • In Upper West Side
  • Beacon Theater - 9 min walk
  • Central Park - 15 min walk
  • American Museum of Natural History - 15 min walk
  • Lincoln Center - 22 min walk
  • Metropolitan Opera House - 22 min walk
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art - 27 min walk
  • Columbus Circle - 29 min walk

Getting around

  • New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia) - 26 min drive
  • New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) - 47 min drive
  • Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.) - 36 min drive
  • New York, NY (NYS-Skyports Seaplane Base) - 7 min drive
  • Teterboro, NJ (TEB) - 16 min drive
  • Caldwell, NJ (CDW-Essex County) - 27 min drive
  • New York Penn Station - 5 min drive
  • New York Harlem 125th St. Station - 5 min drive
  • Grand Central - 42 St. Station - 5 min drive
  • 79 St. Station - 4 min walk
  • West 86th Street Station - 7 min walk
  • 81 St. - Museum of Natural History Station - 12 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 120 rooms


  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-anytime
  • Check-out time is noon
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Working away
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Visual alarms in hallways
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Filipino

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Riverside Tower Hotel, New York, United States of America’s small print

Also known as

  • Hotel Riverside Tower
  • Riverside Tower Hotel Hotel New York
  • Riverside Tower
  • Riverside Tower Hotel
  • Riverside Hotel New York City
  • Riverside Tower Hotel New York City
  • Riverside Tower Hotel New York
  • Riverside Tower New York
  • Riverside Tower Hotel Hotel
  • Riverside Tower Hotel New York


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Riverside Tower Hotel, New York, United States of America

  • Are pets allowed at Riverside Tower Hotel?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • Is parking offered at Riverside Tower Hotel?
    Sorry, there's no parking at Riverside Tower Hotel.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Riverside Tower Hotel?
    You can check in from 3:00 PM to anytime. Check-out time is noon.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Riverside Tower Hotel?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include Dublin House (5-min walk), Irving Farm Coffee Roasters (5-min walk), and Bettola (5-min walk).

Recent reviews

Good 7.2 From 386 reviews

Good 6.0
Not so good. Too small rooms, no coffee
us1 night trip
Good 6.0
The hotel is in a nice neighborhood, and I picked it for its proximity to where I was going and it’s very reasonable price. But it was run down inside. Still, it was clean. The guys at the desk were just as nice as they could be.
Marian, us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excellent Value
This hotel is an excellent value. The staff is great. We left behind a pair of glasses. They found them and quickly shipped them to us. The location is great. We stayed here for a Beacon Theater show, and many restaurants and bars are within a short walk. Subway station is close by for the 1 train that connects to Penn Station. The small rooms are crammed with furniture, but the space works just fine.
David, us1 night trip
Very good 8.0
Small but clean room with comfortable twin bed. Basically just a place to sleep, but quiet location and perfectly fine for the price.
us1 night business trip
Poor 2.0
Small and not so cozy
The room is incredible tiny with no sound proof. you can hear every thing that is being said in the halls as though you're right next to them. The shower pressure is good but the water temp isn't consistent. Good location, would only recommend if you can not find anything else.Photos online are deceiving of what the place is really like.
Curt, us2 night business trip
Very good 8.0
Stay #2 for a Yankee Vacation
This is my 2nd trip to this property. 2 adults, 1 - 10 year old, and 1 - 15 year old who is an adult in his size. We had 2 rooms with a connecting bathroom. 4 twin beds total - trundle beds! We were in NYC for 2 baseball games and some good food, so a room fit for a king was not needed. However, there was a small table, 2 chairs, a fridge, and microwave - this came in handy when we were too tired to go out and had food from Zabars in the room for a meal - 2 short blocks from hotel. The rooms are small, the beds are small, the rooms are old, the hotel is old, but I did find it clean. Window unit A/C worked well for us. The WIFI was more miss than hit, but the TV was working very well if we needed to be entertained or to check the weather and news. The staff was great. This property has 2 main selling points - location & price. A third, for me, would be 4 twin beds - great for our party. Location - Upper West Side, in a nice quiet neighborhood. 79th St 1 train is a 3 block walk. Yankee Stadium was a 30 minute subway trip and Penn Station was a 10 minute trip. Natural History Museum is an easy walk and Central Park as well. Across the street from the hotel is Riverside Park - a hidden gem to walk. And the my deciding factor - the price. NYC - 4 people, 4 beds, 2 very small rooms, Upper West Side. I would rather spend my money on activities and food and find a cheap, clean, ideally situated hotel, and that is what I have found in this property.
Corey, us2 night family trip
Very good 8.0
I liked the small room. It had the basic things I needed. My only problem was three days that I had smelly sheets placed on my bed. The first night it happened I ignored it because I thought it was just my imagination. The second night I took the sheet off my bed and wrapped up with a towel. The third night I called the front desk in the middle of the night to complain, and they sent me some clean sheets. I had the guy to smell the sheets so he could see that I was not being difficult. My stay was for two weeks, so I had not had this smelly sheet problem before. The first few nights of my stay I did wake up with a few bug bites. The staff was very nice, and the location was excellent. The M5 bus stops right in front of the building on Riverside Drive, and it can take you to Harlem and Downtown Manhattan. That was a plus for me when the trains were unbearable. The air conditioner was a life saver because of the heat wave. It gave me life! They say that this is not a good place for kids, well take it from me, it’s not. There was a baby on my floor that cried a lot. The walls are thin, so the cries of a baby will keep you up at night. Please don’t bring babies here. The elevators are very tiny and slow. I took the stairs a few times because I was just on the 8th floor. The elevators does not look wide enough to fit a wheelchair or those big bulky baby strollers. Overall, I enjoyed my stay. I hope to stay here again in the future.
Pamela, us14 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
I recommend!
Fantastic location! Functional, not ritzy. Would stay here again for same price or lower. WiFi did not work, but we were out most of time.
us6 night family trip
Fair 4.0
Dirty socks!
Found someone else’s dirty socks, when I stepped out of bed and on to them. Kinda gross
fred, us1 night business trip
Very good 8.0
Great for the price
This Hotel is definitely no frills! It’s not. Updated and doesn’t have the amenities one would expect at a hotel. Its an old charming building and with that comes what one would expect from an old charming building. A rickety elevator a regular key for the doors a phone dating back to the 80’s :). However, the location is exceptional, the staff friendly and helpful. The room was cleaned well everyday. For upper west side New York you can’t beat the price. I recommend if you don’t need amenities.
Elizabeth, us5 night business trip

Riverside Tower Hotel, New York, United States of America

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