So you want a room with a stunning view? Here are my picks for the best hotel views in New York:

Mandarin Oriental New York

“The view over Central Park is breathtaking!” (Raphaëlla on tripadvisor.com)

Mandarin Oriental, New York is located more than 280 feet above ground level, providing a stunning hotel arrival experience. The 244 spacious, elegant guestrooms and suites all feature with breathtaking views of the city skyline, Central Park or the Hudson River. The 35th floor Sky Lobby is a sight to behold, giant floor-to-ceiling windows looking out on the city and the park. You’ll come for the view, but you’ll get so much more.

Quick facts
80 Columbus Circle at 60th Street, New York, NY 10023-5800
198 rooms and 46 suites
Swimming pool and fitness centre
Spa
Restaurants and bars: 2
Prices start at $517
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The Ritz-Carlton New York

“The views of Central Park from our 22nd floor room took our breath away!” (Carol on tripadvisor.com)

The Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park affords unrivaled skyline in the heart of the city. Many park-facing rooms even have telescopes for bird watching and admiring the foliage. This is a luxury property at its best, bordering Central Park with a gorgeous view. Tip: Make sure you book a room with a park view!

Quick facts
Address: Address: 50 Central Park South, New York City, NY 10019
212 rooms and 47 suites
24-hour fitness
La Prairie spa
Restaurants and bars: 3
Prices start at $696
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Hotel Indigo Lower East Side

“The view from our room was 180 degrees to the west – including World Trade Center to Empire State and looked over the pool too! Stunning. Even more views from the super lobby and breakfast area looking east.” (Fern on tripadivsor.com)

Ideally located in the heart of New York City’s Lower East Side sits the Hotel Indigo Lower East Side, an urban oasis that features spacious accommodations and breathtaking Manhattan views. The hotel bar is a level up, with a nice outdoor, rooftop-style area that also offers fantastic views. Unusual for NYC, the hotel offers an outdoor pool.

Quick facts
171 Ludlow Street, New York City, NY 10002-1501
288 rooms and 5 suites
Restaurants and bars: 2
Prices start at $185
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Other options

Arlo Nomad

Trump SoHo New York

The Towers Lotte

If you have any other suggestions, please comment below!