The Westin New York at Times Square Partners with Stray Boots for an Adventure that is Part Scavenger Hunt, Part Tour & All Fun!
Family Getaway Loaded with Perks Galore: MetroCard, Internet, Dining Discount & More, Totaling $500 in ValueM
New York, NY – May 12, 2014 – Part scavenger hunt, part city tour and all fun is what The Westin New York at Times Square is serving up with its new Stray Boots partnership that will send guests on a New York City whirlwind adventure. After downloading the free Stray Boots app, Big Apple explorers will be sent on a mission that involves challenges, trivia questions and discovery as they earn points, take some wild photos (perfect for social media sharing to make friends & followers envious!) and learn all about Manhattan at their own pace. With a “virtual” tour guide guests can set their own schedule and not worry about timing, take breaks as they please and fit in shopping along the way. The Stray Boots getaway is available through September 1 and features $500 in value added amenities, including:
Rest Well Calls: NYC Hotel Arranges Bedtime & Wake-Up Calls With Sleep Needs & Wellness in Mind
The Westin New York at Times Square Helps Guests Plan for Adequate Shuteye & Ultimately Maximize Productivity with Dual Calls;
A Hotel First
New York – April 28, 2014 – Hotel wake-up calls are commonplace. And so is the request coming in at 1:00 am for a 6:00 am rise-and-shine phone alarm. Five hours is just not enough sleep, no matter how you spin it. The Westin New York at Times Square, in a hotel first, has launched an innovative new program, Rest Well Calls, to aid guests in getting a good night’s sleep. Guests who opt to use the new program will be called at night, alerting them that it is time to go to bed, and then again seven to eight hours later (the recommended amount of nightly sleep for adults). The luxury hotel in the heart of Times Square, which has a large number of business travelers who are running at full speed and little sleep, is looking to help guests maximize productivity by getting the proper amount of sleep in the iconic Westin Heavenly Bed®.
The Westin New York at Times Square Names Sean Verney General Manager
New York, NY – November 21, 2013 – Starwood Hotels & Resorts announced the appointment of Sean Verney as General Manager of The Westin New York at Times Square, an 873-room luxury hotel in the heart of Manhattan’s famed Times Square. Verney, who has an extensive hospitality and business development background, was previously the General Manager of the Sheraton Parsippany.
The Westin New York at Times Square Unveils Renovated Atrium & Meeting Rooms Featuring Recycled Materials
NEW YORK – Oct. 15, 2011 – The Westin New York at Times Square recently completed a $1.6-million renovation of its ninth-floor meeting and event space, including seven meeting rooms and the New York Atrium, a total of 8,760 square feet. Under the direction of Jeffrey Beers International, the area was updated with the environment in mind, and the New York Atrium now includes a backlit wall and bi-level serpentine bar that can be used for social functions or a communal work area.
The Westin New York at Times Square is First U.S. Hotel to Launch iPad App - Travelers Can Preview Hotel & Amenities
New York, NY – Oct. 8, 2010 – The Westin New York at Times Square is proud to announce
the availability of the hotel app for the iPad, providing a sneak peek of the property and
the ability to book reservations, just as hotel bookings completed over smartphones are
rising dramatically.* While hospitality brands have iPad apps, The Westin New York at
Times Square is the first hotel to offer this service to travelers.
The Westin New York at Times Square Fact Sheet
Located in the heart of New York City in Times Square, at 43rd Street and Eighth Avenue. Steps from Broadway theatres and connected to the E-Walk entertainment/retail complex. Surrounded by New York's fashion, financial, and commercial districts. The closest first-class hotel to the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Blocks away from Penn Station and Grand Central Terminal. Easily accessible to New York's airports. The hotel is also adjacent to the Port Authority, offering access to the subway and buses.