WHERE TO SLEEP NEW YORK
New York is the most populous city in the United States, as well as the largest city in the world. Probably if you are looking for accommodation, you will be confused, as the choice is vast. Our goal is to present you the best areas to sleep, tested by our staff.
New York consists of 5 districts (Borough): Manhattan, The Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Staten Island.
It is one of the most expensive cities in the world to stay overnight, and you need to make some evaluations, for example.
You have a limited budget and ... adaptability? Then a hostel (shared bathroom) it's the right solution; although it is almost certainly far from Manhattan. Alternatively, recommended for at least 4 people, you could take an apartment; Manhattan is full of it! In this case, you could divide the expenses and maybe take advantage of any cooking hob to eat at home. Through this link, you can view the best available apartments in New York
Another premise is a must. efficient public transport system (MTA New York), will accompany you safely and inexpensively in about 90% of tourist attractions and not; in addition, the service is active 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 365 days a year! So consider well if your area in which to stay should be more or less close to the Metro.
So here are some tips on the areas!
Long Island City
Kanoa recommends the Long Island City neighborhood (district of Queens); excellent solution to save money without giving up the good position. From here, in fact, by metro you will be in the middle of Manhattan in 15 / 20 minutes. Booking in advance, it is not impossible to find accommodation for less than $ 100 per double room.
Moreover, it is an area that boasts many points of observation of the wonderful New York City skyline. Si located in Queens, excellent base for the arrival and departure, to the airport JFK; from here, getting to Long Island City will be quite simple, and take less time than in Manhattan.
In the immediate vicinity you will find places of interest such as the MoMa Ps1 (the contemporary wing of the Moma) and the Museum dedicated to the sculptor Isamu Noguchi.
You can also enjoy a short ride on one of the East River Ferry company (Hunters Point South). Reaching Manhattan by sea is a great way to see New York from another perspective!
Harlem side Central Park
In Harlem there are excellent bed and breakfasts to feel like you are true New Yorkers, in typical red brick houses!
The area is well served by the Metro; in 20 / 25 minutes you get to Broadway. You will have plenty of cafes, pubs and restaurants in the area.
Here are some areas of Manhattan, with prices not cheap, but absolutely recommended for the quality and location!
Times Square / Broadway
This is the most important and crowded area of New York.Times Square and Broadway they are famous all over the world for the infinity of attractions that are in these streets: most important theaters; shops, pubs, the famous Empire State Building; the Rockefeller Center, the Columbus Circle and much more.
Difficult to find accommodations less than $ 100 per night. Great area to enjoy the energy of Times Square until late at night. Click here to search for the best offers.
Central Park Upper / West Side
The perfect area for all those who love nature; staying on either side of Central Park, whether you choose the West Side (side) or the East Side, is the right choice, couples, families and singles, this area is good for everyone!
Kanoa recommends staying in this area, maybe with a park view room; let yourself be enchanted by the beauty of this authentic New York green lung. We are sure that you will live a wonderful experience; sleeping on one side of Central Park, it's really unique. You will enjoy the tranquility of the area, and at the same time, unparalleled places and attractions. IThe Natural History Museum and the Guggenheim are located right here.
Among the many positive notes, the fact of having "all the busiest places in the city" within a meter. Prices, of course, are quite high; especially along the East Side, as it is a residential area where many VIPs live. From this link, the best facilities in Central Park.
In our personal guide on Where to sleep in New York, we have put at your service our direct experiences trying to summarize the different types of travelers. As always, we invite you to follow i your tastes: just so you can get the ideal holiday tailored for you ... by yourself. GOOD TRAVEL FROM KANOA STAFF!
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