One of the most affordable hotels in Manhattan, Pod 51 Hotel is a Budget Chic establishement located in the heart of Midtown just steps from three major subway lines. It is just a short walk to all major LGBT hot spots in Manhattan as well as Fifth Avenue, Central Park, Grand Central Terminal, Rockefeller Center, and much, much more.

    Probably one of the coolest “budget chic” hotels in New York City, Pod 51 has plenty to offer. Guests can grab a bite at Clinton Hall or the Pod Café, and enjoy our outdoor Garden and rooftop deck. Pod 51 Hotel offers many other surprising extras for price-conscious travelers, such as the many inviting spaces for relaxing or catching up with work, from the chic, comfy hotel rooms to the Pod café, patio and courtyard, and even a rooftop terrace.

    The hotel 348 guest rooms are functional and well-designed. Some rooms do not have private bathrooms, but the majority do. There are multiple sh ared bathrooms on every floor, with an ingenious solution that tells you which ones are available.




    • 353 rooms
    • 12 floors



    • Bar
    • Concierge Services
    • Café
    • Vending Machine
    • Lounge
    • Terrace



    343 E 51st St, New York, NY 10022, USA

    Perfectly located on a charming, tree-lined block in Midtown Manhattan, our recently renovated hotel makes it easy to experience it all without spending it all on your hotel room.

    Pod 51 is a few steps to three major subway lines, Fifth Avenue, Central Park, Grand Central Terminal, Rockefeller Center, and to many LGBTQ hot spots in Manhattan.

    The opportunities for exploring, shopping, eating, and playing are limitless, but the Concierge is available to help guests experience what the city has the offer.