From our US office:
In its 110 years, The Algonquin Hotel in New York City has hosted celebrities, politicians, the literary elite and, most recently, a multimillion-dollar renovation. Book a stay at the famed hotel for £142 (US$232) per night, including taxes.
This deal, which includes breakfast, cocktails for two, and complimentary Wi-Fi, saves up to 45% on current rates for Thursday-Sunday stays from 3 January-9 March, 2013.
This 4-star hotel is famous for its Round Table restaurant, where Dorothy Parker and other famous writers in the 1920s would gather to gossip and dish. The ritual that led to the launch of The New Yorker magazine -- a copy of which is still provided free to each guest.
Times Square and many Broadway theatres, plus the shops of Fifth Avenue are a 5-minute walk away. Rockefeller Center is only five blocks north.