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Program #21019RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Meals: 9 total, 5 breakfasts, 4 dinners

We are unable to offer meal options outside of our standard menu on this program.

If you have dietary restrictions due to medical requirements, please call (800) 454-5768, to see if we can accommodate your needs.

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Travel Inn: New York, NY, 5 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: The Travel Inn features 160 rooms, a swimming pool, and the only free hotel garage in all of New York City. Built in 1963 in preparation for the World’s Fair, this quaint New York City hotel has maintained its sense of charm and warmth. And the hotel’s prime location on 42nd Street immerses visitors in the heart of New York City.

Contact info:
515 West 42nd Street
New York, NY 10036 USA
phone: 212-695-7171
web: www.empirehotelgroup.com

Room amenities: * 2 double beds * Nightstand, dresser and desk, refrigerators and microwaves * Individual climate control * Extra pillows and blankets, iron, ironing board and luggage rack * Bathroom, bathtub with shower and Ecossential amenities and hairdryer * Flat Screen TV with digital cable channels, pay per view movies and Nintendo Game System * Telephone with voicemail and wake up system

Facility amenities: The spacious rooms at The Travel Inn in midtown Manhattan come equipped with flat-screen TVs. And most rooms feature mini-refrigerators and microwaves, making it easy for you to invoke the comforts of home. The Travel Inn is ideal for families who want to see the city’s sights and business travelers attending a convention at the nearby Jacob K. Javits Center. To relax, go for a dip in the hotel’s pool or work out in its impressive fitness center. Free parking at The Travel Inn is an added amenity that you won’t find at other midtown Manhattan hotels. The concierge desk at The Travel Inn is ready to arrange (for a fee) airport shuttles or limousine service, as well as assist you in booking tickets to the most popular shows. Visit the tour desk in the lobby to book tours, like a twilight boat cruise in the New York harbor. The Travel Inn’s helpful staff will craft a customized night on the town for you. The Travel Inn hosts several conferences and meetings. With its versatile meeting room, full-service business center, private voicemail service, and proximity to the Javits Center and Times Square, the hotel is an ideal choice for leisure and business travelers looking for deluxe accommodations while visiting midtown Manhattan.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: negotiable
Call 212-695-7171 to make reservations. There is no "Road Scholar" rate.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Additional nights after: negotiable
Call 212-695-7171 to make reservations. There is no "Road Scholar" rate.

Check out time: 12:00 PM


The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.

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5 nights of accommodations
9 meals: 5 breakfasts, 0 lunches, 4 dinners
1 Expert-led lectures
10 Field trips

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5
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