Accommodations - Aphasia 2008

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Accommodations - Aphasia 2008

NYU Housing Accommodations
Applications for NYU housing will be accepted on a first come first serve basis. Space is limited for on campus housing. Please complete and send this housing registration form (click for form,) please note that all housing forms received after May 1st will be accepted on a space available basis only.

Weinstein Hall

The housing will be in NYU, Weinstein residence hall. The rooms are furnished with two twin beds, desks, desk chairs, and storage space for clothing for each resident. The rooms are not equipped with telephones, it is suggested that residents bring cell phones. NYU will provide basic linens, pillows, and towels, however it is recommended that residents bring their own towels and personal tolietries, as per your needs.

*Check-in begins at 8:00am and ends at 11:00pm.

*Check-out is by 12:00 pm noon.


Weinstein Hall is two blocks from the conference location and has a cafeteria on the first floor.

Weinstein Hall
11 University Place
New York, NY 10003

Please go to this website for maps and more detailed directions to Weinstein Hall.


Below are recommended hotels if you choose not to book at Club Quarters or NYU housing:



150 East 34th Street (between Lexington and Third Avenues)

Reservations: 1.866.233.4642 /
Fax: 212.889.8856

This is a higher-end option hotel that bills itself as a “Fitness Suite Hotel,” with amenities such as a full-service spa and fitness center and valet parking. The 33rd Street 6 train stop is around the corner and brings you to NYU via a 10-minute ride to Astor Place.

118 East 40th St. (between Lexington and Park Avenues)

Reservations: 800.221.6881 /
Fax: 212.697.1093

Located steps from the Chrysler Building, Grand Central Station, international embassies and the United Nations, this boutique hotel has simple rooms and a charming lobby. The 6 train is easily accessible at 42nd Street-Grand Central Station, only two blocks north.

33 Peck Slip (at Front Street)

*A bit of an escape within the big city, this hotel claims the South Street Seaport, the Brooklyn Bridge, the Financial District and City Hall as some of its most famous neighbors. Subways are a five-minute walk to Fulton Street/Broadway-Nassau (the A/C/E to West Fourth Street—a 10 minute ride). Easy access to buses and taxis, too.

204 West 23rd Street (between Seventh Avenue and Eighth Avenue)

Reservations: 1.212.929.9353 (ext. 102, Ask for Monica) /
Fax: 212.741.6309

*A good choice for a mid-range hotel option in the middle of a bustling, commercial neighborhood. The Savoy is easily accessible to NYU via the 1 train (station entrance on the corner outside the hotel entrance on Seventh Avenue), to Christopher Street-Sheridan Square (5-10 minutes) and then a 10-minute walk heading east on West Fourth Street.

52 William Street (between Wall and Pine Streets)

Reservation: 212.575.0006 / 212.269.6400
Fax: 212.269.6464

Right in the heart of the Financial District, Club Quarters is a national chain specializing in business travel accommodation. The 2/3 train at Wall Street is down the street, and after a five-minute ride to Chambers Street, you can transfer to the 1 train, which brings you to Christopher Street/Sheridan Square in five minutes.


138 Lafayette Street (between Canal and Howard Streets)

Reservations: 212.966.8898 /
Fax: 212.941.5832

*Within both walking distance and easy subway access to NYU (take the 6 from Canal Street uptown to Astor Place—a five-minute ride), this hotel offers an exciting view of some of New York’s most historic and unique neighborhoods like Chinatown, Little Italy, the Lower East Side and Soho.

34 East 32nd Street (between Park and Madison Avenues)

Reservations: 212.683.5890 /
Fax: 212.689.7397

This is another good budget option in the vicinity of Midtown and the Murray Hill neighborhood. The 6 train at 33rd Street is just down the street.

401 Seventh Avenue (at 33rd Street)

Reservations: 800.223.8585 / 212.736.5000 /
Fax: 212.502.8712

*Located directly across the street from Penn Station (where you can take the A/C/E trains straight to NYU via West Fourth Street—a ten-minute ride followed by a five-minute walk along West Fourth Street headed east), this historic hotel offers a typical experience of the rush of Midtown Manhattan.


43 West 32nd Street (between Broadway and Fifth Avenue)

Reservations: 800.365.1114 / 212.563.1500 /
Fax: 212.629.0043

*Another excellent mid-range option in Midtown, this hotel straddles the Herald Square shopping area and Koreatown. Easy access to the 34th Street/Herald Square subway stop means you can arrive at NYU within 10 minutes (the B/D/F/V to West Fourth Street; the N/R/W to 8th Street).

4 West 31st Street (between Fifth Avenue and Broadway)

Reservation: 212.268.2900
Fax: 212.563.0096

*In the heart of Koreatown/Herald Square, this hotel offers comfortable rooms in a vibrant setting at a great price. It’s an especially good deal for its central location—steps from the Empire State Building, and the 34th Street/Herald Square subway station, where the B/D/F/V (to West Fourth Street), and the N/R/W (to 8th Street) get you to NYU within 10 minutes.

2 Exchange Place / Jersey City, New Jersey

Reservation: 201.645.4712 / Toll Free: 866.499.6017
Fax: 201.432.4669

*Located only minutes from NYU via the PATH train (New Jersey’s subway), this hotel offers luxury accommodation at affordable prices. Not to mention gorgeous views of the Hudson River and the Manhattan skyline. Take the PATH at Exchange Place (one block toward the river) one stop to World Trade Center (five minutes); then transfer to the E and take it to West Fourth Street (five minutes), followed by a short walk to NYU.

27 West 11th Street (between Fifth and Sixth Avenues)

Reservations: 212.989.9333 /
Fax: 212.989.9496

Another excellent budget option in the heart of north Greenwich Village, the Larchmont is a only a five-minute walk to Washington Square Park and the main NYU buildings. Bathrooms are located down the hall.

143 East 30 Street (between Lexington and Third Avenues)

Reservations: 212.683.6900 /
Fax: 212.545.0103

*Another excellent budget choice, owned by the same group as the Union Square Inn. The Inn is on a lovely block in a quieter, more business-oriented neighborhood. Easily accessible to the 6 train stop at 28th or 33rd Street which in less than ten minutes brings you within walking distance to NYU via the Astor Place stop. Rooms include private bath.

11 Rivington Street (between The Bowery and Chrystie Street)

Reservations: 1.800.633.7646 /
Fax: 212.979.9801

*A good deal for those looking for a more independent lodging experience. Located on the threshold to the up-and-coming Lower East Side, and only blocks from Chinatown, Little Italy and Soho. The 6 train at Spring Street is less than a five minute-walk, and brings you to NYU within minutes (via Astor Place).

209 East 14 Street (off of Third Avenue)

Reservations: 212.614.0500 /
Fax: 212.614.0512

*A fine budget accommodation, located only steps from Union Square Park, on 14th Street. A 10-minute walking to NYU’s campus, and surrounded by subway options (the 6 to Astor Place; the N/R/W to 8th Street, all less than a five-minute ride). All rooms have their own bathroom.

103 Waverly Place (between Fifth and Sixth Avenues)

Reservation: 800.222.0418 /
Fax: 212.979.8373

This hotel, located on the north side of Washington Square Park, is a popular choice for tourists and locals alike looking to stay in NYU’s backyard.


Additional Hotels Within Walking Distance to NYU

(in order of price)

These hotels are accessible by subway or bus and are within a fifteen to forty-five minute walk or within a twenty minute radius by public transportation.


The three hotels that we list in this group are very inexpensive by New York standards.

  • Hotel 17
    225 E. 17th Street,
    New York, NY 10003
    Tel: 1-212-475-2845
    Neighborhood: Union Square
    Walking: Approximately 15 minutes
    Closest Subway Stop: R/W/6 Trains at Union Square (but it.s easiest to walk)
    *Please Note: The hotel's website quotes Entertainment Weekly as designating it 'the inn for Hollywood types and transient chic'. We're not so sure about that, but it is clean and it is convenient. Most of the rooms have shared baths rather than private ones.
  • Hotel 31
    120 East 31st Street,
    New York, NY 10016
    Tel: (212) 685-3060
    Neighborhood: Murray Hill
    Walking: Approximately 25 minutes
    Closest Subway Stop: 6 Train at 33rd Street
    *Same owners and concept as Hotel 17*
  • Cosmopolitan Hotel, Tribeca
    95 West Broadway,
    New York, NY 10007
    Neighborhood: Tribeca
    Walking: Approximately 25-30 minutes
    Closest Subway Stop: A/C Trains, one block east on Church St.
  • Pickwick Arms Inn
    230 East 51st Street,
    New York, NY 10022
    Tel: 1-212-355-0300
    Neighborhood: Midtown East
    Walk: Approximately 45 min --- 2 1/2 miles
    Closest Subway Stop: 6 Train at 51st Street
    *Note: If you are going for one of the rooms with bunk beds, try to get one of the newly renovated ones.
  • Ramada Inn Eastside
    161 Lexington Avenue,
    New York, NY 10016
    Tel: 1-800-625-5980 (toll free), 1-212-545-1800
    Neighborhood: Murray Hill
    Closest Subway Stop: 6 Train at 28th or 33rd Street
    Walking: Approximately 25 minutes
  • Holiday Inn Downtown/SoHo
    138 Lafayette Street,
    New York, New York 10013
    Tel: (212)-966-8898
    Neighborhood: Chinatown
    Walking: Approximately 20 minutes.
    Closest Subway Stop: R/W/Q/6 at Canal Street
Designer / Boutique Hotels
  • Gramercy Park
    2 Lexington Ave. at 21st St.
    Tel: (212) 475-4320
    Neighborhood: Gramercy Park
    Walking: Approximately 20 minutes.
    Closest Subway Stop: N/A
  • The Marcel
    230 East 24th Street
    New York, New York 10010
    Tel: (212) 696-3800
    Neighborhood: Gramercy Park
    Walking: Approximately 20 minutes.
    Closest Subway Stop: N/A
  • Soho Grand Hotel
    310 West Broadway
    New York, New York 10013
    Tel: 800 965-3000
    Neighborhood: Boarder between Chinatown and SoHo
    Walking: Approximately 20 minutes.
    Closest Subway Stop: N/A
  • W New York Union Square
    201 Park Avenue South
    New York, New York 10003
    Tel: (212) 253-9119
    Neighborhood: Union Square
    Walking: Approximately 15 minutes or less.
    Closest Subway Stop: N/A
  • The Bowery Hotel
    335 Bowery
    New York, New York 10003
    Tel: (212) 505-9100
    Neighborhood: Lower East Side
    Walking: Approximately 10 minutes or less.
    Closest Subway Stop: N/A
  • Hotel on Rivington
    10 Rivington Street (between Essex and Ludlow)
    New York, New York 10002
    Tel: (212) 475-2600
    Neighborhood: Lower East Side
    Walking: Approximately 25 minutes.
    Closest Subway Stop: N/A
Bed & Breakfasts and Inns
For alternatives to NYC hotels, the following link provides information on bed & breakfasts, apartments, and inns within Manhattan.