Where to stay in New York
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Power and wealth and breathtaking scenery are concentrated on this very small island. Immerse yourself for a few days or a lifetime.
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One of the most recognizable areas in the world also has enough tourist attractions to fill several visits.
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Brooklyn’s signature medley of old and new provides the backdrop to this revitalized district, where you’ll find fresh arts venues behind historic streetscapes.
4.5/5Wonderful!(11 area reviews)
This fashionable neighborhood is great for shopping, eating and drinking.
Upper East Side
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The Upper East Side, set between Central Park and the East River, is the posh part of New York. It’s also where you’ll find some of the best museums in the city.
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Places to Visit in New York
There are stacks of amazing things you can do when you visit a new place. So why not get your trip to New York off to a flying start by checking out some of our recommendations? After all – out there starts here! With such a variety of famous attractions in one place, there'll never be a dull moment in New York! First things first, be sure to take some selfies out the front of the Statue of Liberty and Empire State Building. After you've struck those from the bucket list, you'll still have Ellis Island and Brooklyn Bridge to explore! You're going to find yourself surrounded by interesting attractions, including Macy's and Radio City Music Hall. If you're eager to get the most out of your stay, then check out the One World Trade Centre and New York Stock Exchange. You'll discover a number of things to do at Rockefeller Centre! This leading tourist area is loaded with attractions and activities to fill your day. There's an excellent range of things to keep you busy in this destination. What year was it built and what events occurred there? Try to find the answers to these questions during a visit to Chrysler Building, a building of historic importance. Still have time on your hands? There are some sights you can give the flick, but there are some you simply can't miss! No journey would be complete without a photo in front of Grand Central Terminal, a distinct local symbol.
Travelling isn't about destinations and deluxe hotels. It's about the experiences you live and the incredible memories you collect along the way! Jump-start your trip to New York by trying out one or two of these things to do:
- Private City Highlights Half-Day Tour
- Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on Broadway
- New York's West Village Food & History Tour
- Private Statue/Ellis and 9/11 Memorial w/optional One World
- Sweeter Than Sugar Chelsea & West Village Dessert Tour
- One World Observatory: Skip-the-Line & Virtual Guide
Got a little time on your side? Visit our New York things to do page for a full range of options.
New York Accommodation
While New York does have 676 accommodation to choose from, it's always smart to book a room early. Not sure where to begin? Expedia is here to help out with your next cheap holiday or luxury getaway. It's not every day you get to go away, so why not spend a couple of nights in a fancy room at The St. Regis New York (Two East 55th St) or the Mandarin Oriental, New York (80 Columbus Circle at 60th Street)? With five-star service and first-rate amenities, you're bound to feel like a movie star! On the lookout for something a bit cheaper? The New York Marriott Downtown (85 West St) and the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel New York - Times Square South (341 West 36th Street) are a couple of places that won't cost a small fortune. New York is the home of Empire State Building. If you want to stay within a stone's throw of this star attraction, The Langham, New York, Fifth Avenue is just 0.1 miles away. Another popular option is The Chatwal, a Luxury Collection Hotel, New York City, which is about 0.5 miles away.
Nearest Airports to New York
We know the airport won't be the most entertaining part of your holiday, but there's nothing like the thrill of knowing that your trip to New York is just a flight away! Once you disembark at LaGuardia Airport (LGA), you'll be 6 miles from the middle of town.