AC Hotel New York Times Square

260 West 40th Street

New York, New York 10018 USA

Phone:+1 212-398-2700

Fax:+1 212-398-2718

Sales:+1 212-398-2700

Sales fax:+1 212-398-2718

Services & amenities

All public areas non-smoking

Car Rental

Coffee/tea in-room

Hot breakfast, fee from: 30 USD

Housekeeping service three times per week

Mobility accessible rooms

Safe deposit boxes, front desk

Valet dry-cleaning

Guest room information

General Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee maker/tea service
  • Crib/Play Yard
  • Individual climate control
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Mini fridge
  • Pillows: down/feather
  • Pillows: foam
  • Safe

Bathroom Amenities

  • Bathroom amenities
  • Hair dryer

Room Entertainment

  • Cable channel: CNN
  • Cable channel: ESPN
  • Cable channel: HBO
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Color TV
  • Internet TV

Business Amenities

  • Electrical outlet: desk level
  • Phone feature: voice mail
Visit the Guest Rooms page for more information


Dining services

Sundry/Convenience store


Castell Rooftop Lounge

Invite your friends, family and coworkers to our refined yet relaxed lounge. Castell Rooftop Lounge is an all-season bar on the 21st floor with classic cocktails, beer and wine. Enjoy Mediterranean-style plates and panoramic views of New York City.

Open for dinner Dress code: Casual



Power up with our signature AC breakfast, offering fresh croissants, hand-sliced charcuterie, artisanal cheeses, egg tarts and house-made chia pudding. Lunch and dinner at our Spanish tapas restaurant includes paella and hand-selected sangrias.

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +1 646-233-2173

Fitness & recreation


Biking trail (0.8 km)

Bowling (0.5 km)

Horseback riding (1.6 km)

Jet-skiing (28.2 km)

Tennis (3.2 km)

Bike Rentals (0.2 km)


Fitness centre on-site


(25.1 km)

Local attractions

Jacob Javits Convention Center

655 W 34th St.

1.4 km SW from hotel

Madison Square Garden

4 Pennsylvania Plaza

0.6 km S from hotel

Empire State Building

350 5th Ave

1.1 km SE from hotel

Times Square

Times Square

0.6 km N from hotel

Broadway Theater District

Times Square District

0.6 km N from hotel

Ellis Island / Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty National Monument

6.6 km S from hotel

Radio City Music Hall

1260 6th Ave

1.3 km NE from hotel

Rockefeller Center

45 Rockefeller Plaza

1.4 km NE from hotel

Central Park

Central Park

1.6 km N from hotel

Grand Central Station

89 E. 42nd St.

1.3 km E from hotel

World Trade Center

285 Fulton St.

6.4 km S from hotel

High Line

1.6 km SW from hotel

5th Ave Shopping

5th Ave

0.8 km E from hotel

Metropolitan Museum of Art

1000 5th Ave

4.7 km NE from hotel


11 W 53rd Street

1.6 km NE from hotel

St. Patrick's Cathedral

5th Ave

1.8 km NE from hotel

United Nations

United Nations Headquaters

2.1 km E from hotel

New York Passenger Ship Terminal

711 12th Ave

1.9 km NW from hotel

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport information

LaGuardia Airport (LGA)


Airport phone: +1 718-553-3400

Hotel direction: 18.5 km NW

This hotel does not provide a shuttle service.

  • Estimated taxi fare: 45 USD (one way)
  • Underground service, fee: 2.75 USD (one way)
Visit LGA airport website
Driving directions

Turn right on to Grand Central Pkwy. Take exit 4 for Brooklyn Queens Expy. Merge onto E Brooklyn Queens Expy/ Queens Midtown Expy. Take Exit 35 to merge onto I-495 W. Exit onto Tunnel Exit St. Turn right onto E 34th St. Turn right onto 8th Ave.Turn right onto W. 40th St. The hotel will be on your right!

John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK)


Airport phone: +1 718-244-4444

Hotel direction: 26.9 km NW

This hotel does not provide a shuttle service.

  • Estimated taxi fare: 55 USD (one way)
  • Underground service, fee: 2.75 USD (one way)
Visit JFK airport website
Driving directions

Take Van Wyck Expwy to Grand Central Pkwy to Long Island Expwy westbound to the Midtown Tunnel. Continue west to Eighth Ave. Turn right on Eighth Ave. Right on to 40th St. The hotel will be on your right!

Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)


Airport phone: +1 973-961-6000

Hotel direction: 27.2 km NE

This hotel does not provide a shuttle service.

  • Estimated taxi fare: 75 USD (one way)
Visit EWR airport website
Driving directions

Take NJ Turnpike north to exit 16 E. After paying toll Turn Slight right to the Lincoln Tunnel/Entering New York. Turn Left at Dyer Ave. Turn right at W 40th St. travel one block. The hotel will be on your right!

Business services

Copy service

Fax service

Network/Internet printing

Overnight delivery/pickup



For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas, or special services relating to a specific disability, please call +1 212-398-2700+1 212-398-2700.

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

  • Business Center
  • Concierge desk
  • Fitness Center
  • Meeting spaces and ballrooms
  • Public entrance alternative
  • Public restrooms
  • Registration Desk Pathway
  • Registration desk
  • Restaurant(s)/Lounge(s)

Accessible Hotel Features

  • Accessible transportation with advanced notice
  • Braille and tactile signage provided for permanent rooms and spaces
  • Hotel employees will read printed/visual information to guests who are blind/low vision and provide oral directions to hotel locations
  • Meeting room(s) with assistive listening devices
  • Service animals are welcome
  • Elevators

Guest Room Accessibility

  • Accessible guest rooms with 32” wide doorways
  • Accessible route from public entrance to accessible guest rooms
  • Alarm clock telephone ringers
  • Bathroom grab bars
  • Bathtub grab bars
  • Bathtub seat
  • Deadbolt locks, lowered
  • Door night guards, lowered
  • Doors with lever handles
  • Electrical outlets, lowered
  • Flashing door knockers
  • Hearing accessible rooms and/or kits
  • No transfer showers available
  • Roll-in shower
  • Shower wand, adjustable
  • TTY/TTD available
  • TV with close-captioning
  • Toilet seat at wheelchair height
  • Vanities, accessible
  • Viewports, lowered
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