The Room Mate Grace
The room Mate Grace is located on 125 west 45th Street which means it is not even a 3 minutes' walk away from the great Times Square. Despite being so conveniently located, you can get very affordable prices for rooms in this affordable boutique hotel from $150 a night. Some of the things you will be able to enjoy at the Room Mate Grace include things like their generously sized indoor swimming pool and free Wi-Fi in the entire hotel. Each of the rooms is modern with a flat-screen, iPod dock and a laptop safe. It goes without saying that you have room service as well. You can enjoy the modern gym and then hit the sauna or steam room after that to unknot your muscles. The swim-up bar is also a popular attraction for guests.
New York Marriot Marquis
When you mention hotels in New York near Times Square, there is no way that the New York Marriot Marquis fails to come up. This hotel is located on 1535 Broadway so you are not near the Times Square; you are actually already in Times Square. This means when you step out of the hotel you are totally engulfed by the big apples most recognized attraction. You can easily walk to see a Broadway Theater show or to relax in the famous Central Park. You are also just a minute or two away from the collage of great shops on Fifth Avenue that feature the world's biggest designer everything.
When you retire back to the hotel there are loads for you to enjoy. There are 3 places you can grab an exquisite dinner with one being a revolving rooftop restaurant (very difficult to beat). You have a 4,000 square foot fitness center if it is your routine to work out at night. This is overlooking the Times Square so once again it is an experience that is hard to beat. For those who just want to relax with a drink then they will be more than pleased with the Broadway Lounge. This lounge has a lovely view overlooking the Times Square that is just so hypnotizing.
The above two hotels are some of the best options that you have near Times square if you do not want to go 5 star but still get the best of that world. They are definitely, worth the try.