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Where we spend our more meager paychecks in the Big Apple

Belvedere Hotel
moderate, (212) 245-7000.
Don't have The Donald's dollars? Book the Belvedere. The stylish rooms are recently renovated and they even have kitchenettes, which come in handy if you're thinking about trying some of the city's famous takeout.

The Westin New York at Times Square
expensive, (212) 201-2700.