Family-Friendly Travel in NYC

JW Marriott Essex House New York

160 Central Park South · New York, New York 10019 USA

  • 1-212-247-0300

Family-Friendly Travel in NYC

  • 1-212-247-0300

New York City is the perfect family travel destination for your next vacation. Spread out in one of our spacious family suites at JW Marriott Essex House New York and explore our guide to the best family-friendly events and attractions in NYC.


Family Packages & Promotions

Booking family travel to NYC is made easy with the variety of family-friendly hotel packages at JW Marriott Essex House New York. Check out the below packages and promotions and explore the hotel’s deals page for more.

Stay for Breakfast Package

  • Deluxe overnight accommodations
  • Breakfast for two adults and children up to 12 years of age


Central Park Picnic

  • Park view accommodations
  • Picnic basket filled with gourmet selections of finger sandwiches, cheese, fruit, sparking beverages and other snacks prepared by our chef
  • Picnic blanket
  • Map of Central Park
  • Available from April–October


Best of NYC Family Package

  • Deluxe overnight accommodations
  • Two child NYC Explorer passes with choice of three out of 59+ attractions
  • Breakfast for two children
  • Valid for two children age 12 and under


Skating in the Park

Enjoy Central Park on the ice at Wollman Rink for a quintessential New York City winter experience.

  • Two nights of accommodations in a Junior Suite or Central Park King
  • Daily breakfast buffet for two in SOUTHGATE Bar & Restaurant
  • Hot Chocolate & warm cookies snack in room (one per stay)
  • Two adult tickets to Wollman Skating Rink, including skate rental

Essex House Explorer Central Park Tour

Central Park is such a splendorous park that we decided to create a personalized map and tour of it, with special stops along the way, chosen for you to discover. Be sure to pick up a copy of it at our Front Desk, or for a mobile-friendly digital experience, visit Throughout the tour, tag #EssexExplorer on social media and receive 10% off in SOUTHGATE Bar & Restaurant. Redeem your voucher at the Concierge desk.