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Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is going to be renovated so we are hoping for big results. It is perfectly located near many popular attractions including Rockefeller Center, 5th Ave shopping, Bryant Park and the Empire State building to name a few. The bathrooms are kind of small with limited vanity space for your cosmetics but the rooms are clean. If you want...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

The room was nice but very small so I wouldn't recommend more than 2 people to the room. Shower was elegant but open so water went all over floor. The staff are very nice and there is free coffee every morning. The best thing about this is the view of the Empire State Building especially from the rooftop bar. It's...

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MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear you enjoyed the view from your room! Our Pulse brand of hotels are offered to allow you easy access to the most vibrant cities. It is great to hear you took advantage of the prime location. Thank you for taking the time to share your review.

Boston
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff first-rate from the Valet, front desk to housekeeping. All were very helpful with recommendations and very attentive. Had breakfast at the Bistro located on the first floor was very good with large portions. We did not have dinner at the hotel. We knew Marriott had recently purchased this location, so they were in the process of bringing the...

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MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City, responded to this review

Happy Thanksgiving! Thank you for choosing Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City for your holiday and family reunion. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and hope you will visit us again soon.

Naples, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Marriott just purchased this location, so no, it's not entirely up to their standards. As many have said, the rooms are small but that is typical for a city location and to be expected. Staff was super friendly and accommodating, rooms were clean and housekeeping was very attentive. Bistro was very good and we loved the "small" rooftop bar with...

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MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, Tracy. We are happy to hear you enjoyed Marriott Vacation Club Pulse New York City. We hope you will visit us again sometime soon.

Allentown
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel recently acquired by Marriott Vacation Club is not up to standard in any respect. The rooms are very small (ours had 2 double beds) with no room for anything but beds and narrow desk/dresser. The closet was so small that it would only accommodate about 6 hangars! The bath has a very small sink unit with no room...

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MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. Our Pulse brand of hotels does not offer the standard Marriott Vacation Club resort experience but rather, a location in the heart of the city. We hope to have the opportunity to exceed your expectations at another Marriott Vacation Club resort in the future.

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms were okay, nothing outstanding or spectacular. My room (1 King Size bed) was fairly tiny. I believe that may just be the nature of New York, but I couldn't imagine sharing it with another person successfully. The work space they give was pretty minimal and there aren't nearly enough electrical outlets to charge your items. The ones I...

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MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Marriott Vacation Club Pulse New York City. We look forward to the opportunity to exceed your expectations in the future.

Vienna, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for three nights. It's in a convenient location, and we walked several short blocks to restaurants, theatres, Bryant Park and the subway. It has a small lobby with a restaurant where we had breakfast with good coffee and omelet served fairly quickly. There is complimentary morning coffee in the lobby. One evening we had a drink in...

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MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City, responded to this review

We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us in the heart of New York City! We look forward to an opportunity to welcome you back. Thank you for your review.

The Villages, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here 4 nights while visiting to see some Broadway shows. Conveniently located on W. 37th St. and 5th Ave. in walking distance to Times Square and the Theater District. Practically next door to the Empire State Building, Bryant Park, the New York Public Library, and 5th Ave. Great location. Small hotel, 20 stories, with decent-sized rooms, a great enclosed...

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MarriottVacationClub, Corporate Customer Care Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City, responded to this review

We are happy to learn you enjoyed your stay so much you are planning on coming back. We thank you for your five-star review and appreciate your feedback. We look forward to greeting you in the new year.

Leatherhead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It will be fabulous to come back here in a year or so and write a five star review. Marriott have taken this hotel on but have not yet stamped Marriott brand onto the hotel. Was not a vacation club (not expected) but also lacked Marriott hotel additions such as a generous reception area, concierge lounge and those other touches...

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MarriottVacationClub, Corporate Customer Care Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City, responded to this review

It is wonderful to learn our associates were helpful, but sad to hear our hotel was not up to Marriott standards. We are have renovations scheduled for next year and hope to welcome you back once they have been completed. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been looking for a 'home from home' hotel in NYC, which is convenient, well-located, friendly staff and a good ambience, without being showy or over-priced, and I think this is the place. I often need to spend a night in the city for work, and need a clean, comfortable room with good wifi, and all amenities. The Marriott Vacation...

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MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City, responded to this review

Sally, we are so happy to hear Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City has become the perfect hotel for your stays in the city. We look forward to your return!

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Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building, iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit the Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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Revel in style when retreating our boutique New York resort located in the heart of New York City's Fashion District on 37th Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues. The Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City offers well-appointed guestrooms coupled with arrays of unique amenities, including an all-weather rooftop lounge overlooking the iconic Empire State Building and the city beyond. Through our centrally situated location between Penn Station and Grand Central Station, top destinations including Times Square, Broadway theater district, and elegant designer boutiques on Fifth Avenue are in close proximity. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City

Address: 33 West 37th Street, New York City, NY 10018-6201 (Formerly The Strand Hotel)
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Garment District , Manhattan
Price Range: RM854 - RM2,412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City 4*
Number of rooms: 176
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#25 Green Hotel in New York City
#35 Romantic Hotel in New York City
#38 Family Hotel in New York City
#47 Business Hotel in New York City
#93 Luxury Hotel in New York City
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“Rooms on the front have a good view but can be loud with the traffic and beeping horns.”
 of 5 bubbles gjkNY, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a high room overlooking Empire St. Building. We were in the back and the noise was low.”
 of 5 bubbles jeditaly, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Go elsewhere”
 of 5 bubbles derfFlorida, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get an Empire State Building room”
 of 5 bubbles OHGypsy73, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“It is NYC- mid range hotel (even many luxury hotels) don't have views to offer.”
 of 5 bubbles ileag, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
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