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In general, accommodations here cost an arm and a leg; so, it is a good idea to choose wisely. If proximity to the airport is your main criterion, the newly restored Holiday Inn Express Kennedy Airport hotel
, situated less than a kilometer away from the JFK Airport and even closer to LaGuardia, is the best option. The good news is that a free 24 hour shuttle to and from JFK is also available.
Some top-choice motels include the Econo Lodge
in the Bronx with rooms starting at $95 and the Holiday Inn Express LaGuardia starting at $117. Both offer standard amenities in quaint surroundings. Econo Lodge offers amenities such as complimentary continental breakfast, free Wi-fi internet connection, and free USA Today on working days. Guests of the motel are entitled to participate in the Choice Privileges rewards program and can earn airline rewards and free nights. Holiday Inn Express LaGuardia offers a variety of room types: double beds (non-smoking), king bed with wheelchair access, king bed (non-smoking), and standard rooms. Included services and amenities are: complimentary airport transportation, safe deposit box, concierge services, and complimentary breakfast. In addition, accessibility options include Braille/ raised signage, roll-in shower and accessible bathroom, accessible path of travel, accessibility equipment for the deaf and in-room accessibility.
The Gershwin Hotel
is very popular with Asians and Europeans. This hotel offers proximity to the subway, a fun vibe, private baths (in most rooms) as well as suites for groups or families. Rooms start at $99.
is located in the West Village. This is a great choice if you are into shared baths. Breakfast is included and shared kitchenettes are available on every floor. Each room is suited with a telephone, TV, air conditioner, ceiling fan, private washbasin and a hair dryer. For a home-away-from-home feeling, all rooms are fitted with writing desks, slippers, a cotton robe, and radio-alarm clocks. The hotel offers a full service and a European Style food at low prices. The room price includes continental breakfast with tea, coffee, juice, and freshly baked goods. Accommodation costs are in the range of $70 - $125.
The prime downtown hotel in New York
is the Marriott Downtown
, earlier known as New York Marriott Financial Center. It is located in the center of NYC's Financial District with quick access to the Statue of Liberty
, Ellis Island
. The hotel offers 497 fabulously designed rooms with elegant Revive bedding, which cost $229 a night. Other services and amenities include fast internet connection, express check out and video check out, and unlimited local and long distance phone calls, among others. Note that pets are not allowed except for service animals accompanying persons with disabilities.
On the opposite end, we have the New York A Hostel
, located on 2027 1st Avenue. It offers easy access to the subway and buses with a wide variety of amenities, including spacious, airy dorm rooms with free lockers, a TV lounge, well-furnished kitchen, and information on exciting events in Manhattan. And all this for around 30 dollars a night!
Of course, you donít want to stay in your hotel room for the duration of your visit to New York, even if youíre staying at a five-star top-end hotel
. Establishments like the Metropolitan Museum of Art
and the American Museum of Natural History are great places to visit. The good news is that they have suggested admission fees. This means you pay what you can afford to. Other interesting attractions include Brooklyn Botanical Garden, Staten Island Museum, the Bronx Zoo, the Childrenís Art Museum, Guggenheim
and the American Folk Art Museum. Entry is free depending on the day of the week.