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Hotels near The August Wilson Theatre

New York hotels are available in abundance, but we have a few recommendations.

Ameritania At Times Square

Just two blocks from the August Wilson Theatre is the 3-star Ameritania at Times Square. It’s a great choice for a cost-effective stay in a premium location, with everything you need included.

The Pearl Hotel

A little further from the venue is The Pearl Hotel. It’s a 4-star property, approximately four blocks walking from the theater. It’s particularly popular with couples for a romantic weekend away.

Residence Inn New York Manhattan/Central Park

If you need more than just a bed, consider the 4-star Residence Inn New York Manhattan/Central Park. It provides comfortable bedrooms with kitchenettes and suite facilities, all just two blocks from the theaters.

Hotel Edison

A fantastic combination of style and location, the Hotel Edison provides quality service on the doorstep of Times Square. Its historic lobby shouts back to the roaring 20s, with its vibrant jazz bar a particular favorite.

The Plaza New York

Looking for a luxury stay? Then treat yourself to a room at the 5* Plaza New York Hotel. It’s ten blocks from the August Wilson Theatre, with outstanding rooms, public areas, and facilities. If you upgrade to a suite, you’ll even get a personal butler.

Local attractions near

You don’t have to go far to see some world-class attractions.

Times Square and Broadway district

In the immediate area surrounding the August Wilson Theatre, you’ll find some of NYC’s best sites. In particular, the Broadway district is full of interesting, eye-catching theaters showing a range of productions. You can also take in the world-famous bright lights of Times Square.

Empire State Building

Head a few blocks south towards the iconic Empire State Building. You can take in the views from the street or, better yet, why not buy a ticket to the top. An elevator will take you to the 86th-floor observation deck, giving you a panoramic view over Manhattan and beyond.

Radio City Music Hall

In the mood for more entertainment? Just a few blocks from Broadway, the “Showplace of the Nation,” Radio City Music Hall, is a must-visit for entertainment fans. It’s a legendary venue that hosts everything from concerts and productions to movies and sports.

Madison Square Garden

Another world-famous venue, Madison Square Garden, is within easy reach of Broadway. Here, you can take a tour and learn about its storied history. If the dates fall right, you can also take in a New York Rangers hockey game or a New York Knicks basketball match.

Central Park

Want to get out into nature? Then, head out of Broadway to Central Park. It’s a sprawling urban park cut into the heart of Manhattan, providing a natural escape from the city streets. You can walk, cycle, or take a guided tour of the stunning area, or even head to Central Park Zoo.

Best recommended restaurants

New York has endless food options — we’ve narrowed it down to some of the best.

Gallaghers Steakhouse

Close to the theater, Gallaghers Steakhouse is known for its authentic yet high-end dining experience. With premium cuts and delicious cocktails, you’ll find a genuine taste of Manhattan.

The Three Monkeys

For a more relaxed vibe, try The Three Monkeys. It’s got craft beers, a menu full of comfort food favorites, and HD screens showing a range of sporting events. A great place for a lively atmosphere.

Russian Samovar

Looking for a classy pre-show dinner? Russian Samovar is a good choice — it’s got a vast menu of exotic cocktails and delicious dishes, all served to a background of live jazz.

Victor’s Cafe

Victor’s Cafe is another Broadway favorite, with a warm, inviting atmosphere, a menu full of Cuban and Latin flavors, and an extensive drinks menu.

Ellen’s Stardust Diner

Ready to get the party started? We couldn’t recommend Broadway restaurants without mentioning Ellen’s Stardust Diner. It’s an incredibly popular 1950s-themed diner in the heart of NYC. With tasty food and singing servers, it pairs perfectly with a Broadway show.