There are no major hotels located close to the Columbia campus, but all hotels on the west side of Manhattan are easily accessible by subway or taxi. The following smaller hotels generally offer reasonable rates:
Excelsior Hotel  45 West 81st Street, between Central Park West and Columbus 212-362-9200
Hotel Beacon  2130 Broadway, between 74th and 75th Streets 212-787-1100
The Lucerne  201 West 79th Street at Amsterdam Avenue 212-875-1000, ext. 80 or 800-492-8122
NYLO Hotel  222 West 77th Street between Amsterdam and Broadway 212-362-1100
The Paramount Hotel Times Square  235 West 46th Street between 7th and 8th Avenues. Columbia visitors discount available.