New York City

New York City, photo by OscarUrdaneta
New York City (photo by OscarUrdaneta)
 

New York City (NYC) is the largest city in the US, with a population of about over eight million in the city and around 19 million in the metropolitan area, making it one of the 15 largest metro areas in the world.

It has the largest number of skyscrapers in the world, dominated by the iconic Empire State Building, and is also the center of American finance, media, fashion, and other cultural activities.

While NYC has vast, and includes five different boroughs, most travelers focus on Manhattan, which is home to most skyscrapers and many world-class museums, art galleries, and theaters.

The iconic Statue of Liberty, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, can be reached by regular boat service.

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Overall Atmosphere: Cultural
A Cultural Atmosphere includes both the historic (eg, landmark town centers) and the contemporary (music, nightlife, etc).

Cultural Interests tend to be:
(a) indoors-oriented, and therefore not as linked to weather conditions for enjoyment
(b) relatively physically accessible, while also not being physically demanding.
Featuring mainly indoors-oriented historical or contemporary attractions.
 

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KingsPlace2

Located 3 km from New York, KingsPlace2 offers accommodation in Weehawken. The unit is 9 km from Brooklyn. Free WiFi is offered throughout the property. There is a dining area and a kitchen. A TV is provided. Average score from 5 guest reviews: 6.9/10.

$315

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Best Western Premier NYC Gateway Hotel

Featuring free WiFi and a fitness centre, Best Western Premier NYC Gateway Hotel offers accommodation in North Bergen, 5 km from New York. Free private parking is available on site. You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property. Average score from 6 guest reviews: 7.3/10.

$101

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Daisy's Cozy Cottage

Daisy's Cozy Cottage is an apartment set in Hoboken, 1.1 km from Riverview Park. Guests benefit from free WiFi and private parking available on site. The kitchen comes with an oven. Towels and bed linen are featured in this apartment. Average score from 285 guest reviews: 8.1/10.

$179

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Great Affordable Two Bedroom Apartment

Featuring air conditioning, Great Affordable Two Bedroom Apartment is located in East Newark, 7 km from New York. Brooklyn is 6 km from the property. Free WiFi is available throughout the property. All units have a seating area. Average score from 95 guest reviews: 8.7/10.

$144

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Summit Home

Located 6 km from New York, Summit Home offers accommodation in Jersey City. The air-conditioned unit is 8 km from Brooklyn. The kitchen has a dishwasher, an oven and a microwave, as well as a coffee machine. Average score from 14 guest reviews: 9.0/10.

$209

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Hotel NameRooms FromGuest Rating
Boerum Hill Guest House

Boerum Hill Guest House

Located in Downtown Brooklyn, near many major underground lines, this guest house is located 10 minutes’ underground journey from Downtown Manhattan and each accommodation boasts a private entrance. Brooklyn Bridge Park is 1. Average score from 93 guest reviews: 9.2/10.

$125 - $300

 
$1259.2
Residence Inn by Marriott New York Downtown Manhattan/World Trade Center Area

Residence Inn by Marriott New York Downtown Manhattan/World Trade Center Area

This hotel offers contemporary suites with free WiFi access and serves a complimentary full breakfast buffet every morning. It occupies a prime location in the Downtown District. Steps away from One World Observatory and the 9/11 Memorial. Average score from 59 guest reviews: 9.0/10.

$125

 
$1259.0
Gild Hall - A Thompson Hotel

Gild Hall - A Thompson Hotel

Located on historic Gold Street in Manhattan’s Financial District, this hotel is 2 blocks from the Fulton Street Subway Station. It features on-site dining and access to Wi-Fi. Average score from 586 guest reviews: 8.9/10.

$151 - $569

 
$1518.9
Kimpton Hotel Eventi

Kimpton Hotel Eventi

Featuring in-room spa services and a full-service spa, this boutique hotel is located in the Chelsea neighbourhood of New York. The 28 Street underground station is 3 minutes’ walk from the property. Times Square is 2 underground stations away. Average score from 41 guest reviews: 8.9/10.

$159 - $4000

 
$1598.9
Hilton Garden Inn New York/Midtown Park Avenue

Hilton Garden Inn New York/Midtown Park Avenue

Located just 5 minutes’ walk from the Empire State Building, this Manhattan hotel features an on-site fitness centre. Free WiFi access is available. Average score from 50 guest reviews: 8.7/10.

$129

 
$1298.7
Fitzpatrick Grand Central

Fitzpatrick Grand Central

Featuring a classic Irish pub, this European-style hotel is 322 metres from the Grand Central Station. Concierge services and a traditional Irish breakfast are available all day. Average score from 655 guest reviews: 8.7/10.

$138 - $449

 
$1388.7
Great Affordable Two Bedroom Apartment

Great Affordable Two Bedroom Apartment

Featuring air conditioning, Great Affordable Two Bedroom Apartment is located in East Newark, 7 km from New York. Brooklyn is 6 km from the property. Free WiFi is available throughout the property. All units have a seating area. Average score from 95 guest reviews: 8.7/10.

$144

$1448.7
Andaz Wall Street - A Hyatt Hotel

Andaz Wall Street - A Hyatt Hotel

Andaz Wall Street is located in New York City's financial district and is within walking distance to the South Street Seaport, New York Stock exchange and ferries to the Statue of Liberty and Governor's Island. Average score from 205 guest reviews: 8.7/10.

$149 - $765

 
$1498.7
Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City

Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, New York City

This Manhattan hotel is 400 metres from a subway station and a 6-minute walk from the Empire State Building. It features a restaurant, rooftop bar and rooms with free Wi-Fi. Average score from 990 guest reviews: 8.7/10.

$149 - $999

 
$1498.7
The Westin Jersey City Newport

The Westin Jersey City Newport

Offering beautiful views of Manhattan, this Jersey City hotel is located in the waterfront financial district. The Newport PATH train station into New York City is just a 3 minutes' walk away. Average score from 382 guest reviews: 8.7/10.

$169 - $579

 
$1698.7
The Tuscany - A St Giles Signature Hotel

The Tuscany - A St Giles Signature Hotel

This boutique hotel in New York City is only 4 blocks from Grand Central Station. It features spacious guest rooms with a 27-inch flat-screen TV and offers an on-site cocktail lounge. Average score from 793 guest reviews: 8.6/10.

$139 - $745

 
$1398.6
Great Affordable Two Bedroom Apartment 1

Great Affordable Two Bedroom Apartment 1

Located in East Newark, this air-conditioned apartment features free WiFi. The unit is 7 km from New York. An oven, a microwave and a toaster can be found in the kitchen. A flat-screen TV is provided. Average score from 12 guest reviews: 8.6/10.

$149

$1498.6
Residence Inn by Marriott New York Manhattan/Central Park

Residence Inn by Marriott New York Manhattan/Central Park

Offering complimentary WiFi and a complimentary breakfast, Residence Inn New York Manhattan/Central Park is 644 metres away from Central Park. The Museum of Modern Art is also 644 metres from this property. Average score from 49 guest reviews: 8.6/10.

$159

 
$1598.6
Hampton Inn Manhattan-35th Street/Empire State Building

Hampton Inn Manhattan-35th Street/Empire State Building

Within one block of the Empire State Building and other Manhattan attractions, this hotel offers a free hot breakfast every morning and guestrooms with free high-speed internet access. Average score from 27 guest reviews: 8.5/10.

$119 - $9999

 
$1198.5
Fifty NYC-an Affinia hotel

Fifty NYC-an Affinia hotel

Ideally located in Midtown Manhattan, this pet-friendly luxury hotel is just a 20-minute walk from Times Square and the United Nations Headquarters. It features a social hour and a club lounge with free Wi-Fi. Average score from 35 guest reviews: 8.4/10.

$129 - $859

 
$1298.4
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Jersey City

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Jersey City

Situated by the Hudson River and only minutes from the attractions of Manhattan, this Jersey City all-suite hotel is conveniently and centrally located, and features spacious accommodations and modern amenities. Average score from 380 guest reviews: 8.4/10.

$159 - $9999

 
$1598.4
Hilton Garden Inn New York/Tribeca

Hilton Garden Inn New York/Tribeca

Located in the Tribeca neighborhood of Manhattan, this hotel is just steps from the Canal Street Subway Station and offers free Wi-Fi in every room. It features an on-site restaurant, bar and fitness center. Average score from 468 guest reviews: 8.3/10.

$109 - $9999

 
$1098.3

Highlighted Interests:

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Cultural
Unusual Local Feature
Manhattan is the center of New York's unique skyscraper jungle.
Global City
New York City is one of the global centers of international finance, politics, communications, film, music, fashion, and culture. Many of the world's largest corporations have their headquarters here, as does the United Nations.
Nightlife
New York is known as "the city that never sleeps." There is just about every possible form of club, music, etc.

This includes theater. While Broadway is most famous, with large-scale and lavish productions, New York is filled with off-Broadway theaters as well.
Combination
Unusual Local Feature
Statue of Liberty
Other Interests:
Cultural
Theater
Music
Visual Arts
Museums
Combination
Boat Tours
Parks, Gardens, Zoos

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