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A Beacon for Irish Travellers in NYC – Hotel Beacon

Hotel Beacon on the Upper West Side of Manhattan has attracted Irish travellers for decades. ITTN’s Shane Cullen spoke with Alexandra Rodriguez, Director of Sales & Marketing. Watch the interview to discover what’s on the cards for 2023. Try the unique and useful room types including 2 bed-suites & kitchenettes. Also, there’s also the lack of service charges. In fact, this is a very attractive offering for multi-generational and group bookings!

Strong Links to the Irish Travel Trade

Hotel Beacon has been linked to the Irish travel trade for decades with many an agent spending a few nights in this ideally located hotel. The deep relationship was developed by the former general manager, Tom Travers, during his 30+ years at the hotel. While Tom retired in 2020, he still shows his face in the promotional video highlighting the unique aspects of this 3-star hotel.

Hotel Beacon

Named for its original airway beacon located on the roof of the hotel, Hotel Beacon dates back to the beaux-arts style in 1928. Located at the corner of Broadway and W 75th, Hotel Beacon is one of the few remaining residential hotels. Furthermore, it’s also one of the few places in Manhattan where you can find spacious rooms and numerous two-bedroom suites. In addition, rooms come furnished with fully-equipped kitchenettes allowing guests to live like a real New Yorker. Plus you can enjoy the plethora of family-owned grocery stores and bustling delis that are so emblematic of the Upper West Side. It’s also worth remembering this place has no service fees. Check it out at https://www.beaconhotel.com/.

It’s Time for NYC – NYC & Company

New York City’s official destination marketing organization and CVB, NYC & Company, launched this series which coincides with Thanksgiving in the USA. ITTN filmed these interviews in Dublin as part of NYC & Company’s sales mission to Ireland. Stay tuned to ITTN for more in this series:

Shane Cullen
Shane Cullen
Shane Cullen has been managing director of a media production studio for nearly 20 years working on projects for a global clientele. He has worked in the travel industry for over a decade and as a travel journalist since 2015. He is passionate about travel, film & photography. He also has a keen interest in emerging technology.

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