All rooms feature dataports, TV web browsers, two-line phones, voicemail, honor bars, desks, ergonomic chairs, fax machines, CD players, and full kitchens with dishes and cookware. Rates are based on double occupancy. Charges for extra adults may apply and will be due directly to the hotel. The Affinia Dumont is a totally smoke free property
The lobby is extremely large and bustling with activity. It has recently undergone renovation and has been restored to its former traditional style. The lobby is very grand, with high ceilings and marble floors. The lobby also has a newsstand and gift shop and restaurant.
As one of the five largest hotels in Manhattan, the property holds an impressive history and offers an excellent Midtown location directly opposite Madison Square Garden and Amtrak's Penn Station. The hotel was built in 1919 by the Pennsylvania Railroad and designed by the renowned firm of McKim, Mead and White, which also completed other landmark hotels in New York City such as Columbia University and the United States Post Office on 8th Avenue.
The hotel's location on 7th Avenue at 33rd Street is also within walking distance of the business, entertainment and fashion districts, including Macy's, the Empire State Building, Times Square and the Jacob Javits Center. In fact, New York's Hotel Pennsylvania is central to many attractions and events.