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Top tips for finding perfect New York hotel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in New York, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in New York in February and January.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in New York if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Monday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your New York accommodation.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in New York found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was R2 958, while the most expensive was R10 415.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in New York for 5 days.
New York’s Upper East Side is a well-to-do area that is home to many luxury hotels, many of them are clustered around the green oasis of Central Park.
Fashion-forward SoHo in Lower Manhattan is another chic option for travellers with higher budgets looking for a stylish 4 or 5-star boutique hotel.
Those jetting in for a weekend will find cheap hotel deals in Manhattan’s Financial District, as the work-week comes to an end and this area empties out.
Travellers looking for more affordable hotels in New York should consider staying in outer neighbourhoods and boroughs like Harlem, Brooklyn, and the Lower East Side.
The best deals can be found in outer boroughs like Queens and parts of Brooklyn, which are well connected to the city’s best sites via the extensive subway system.
Visitors staying a bit further from the city centre should book a hotel near a subway station and purchase a 7-Day Unlimited Pass for approximately $32.
Families looking for budget accommodation will find good options in the Long Island City and Hunters Point neighborhoods in Queens, which offer convenient access into Manhattan and Brooklyn.
To stay close to famous department stores like Saks Fifth Avenue and Bloomingdale’s, book a hotel like The Shoreham Hotel or Lotte New York Palace in Midtown Manhattan.
FAQs when booking a hotel in New York
Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in New York. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Hudson Square and East Harlem are the most popular neighbourhoods on KAYAK for users looking for a hotel in New York. You should also consider staying close to Times Square.
Times Square being one of the most popular landmarks in New York, many travellers enjoy staying close by. Refinery Hotel, Intercontinental - New York Times Square, An IHG Hotel, and The Manhattan At Times Square Hotel are recommended hotels on KAYAK within walking distance.
Although the average price for a double room in New York is R8 272, R487 is the lowest price found by KAYAK users in the last 3 days.
Greenwich Village is a pleasant, leafy neighbourhood with a distinctive bohemian vibe, while Brooklyn has a range of family-friendly hotels and is buzzing with hip hangouts and eateries. Stretching east from Manhattan and New York Harbour, Long Island is another great choice for families, with plenty of opportunities for sand, sea and surf.
Chelsea is the place to stay if you’re looking for a wide range of bars, while the nearby Meatpacking District is home to some of New York’s renowned clubs. Two of the best are located at The Standard, High Line New York. Other good areas include the Lower East Side, SoHo, and Tribeca.
Times Square is a buzzing area in Midtown illuminated by the bright lights of Broadway. There, the 4-star boutique Casablanca Hotel by Library Hotel Collection takes its theme from the much-loved film and is perfect for couples, while the City Club Hotel retains the sophisticated vibe of the building’s former life as a private gentlemen’s club.
New York’s skyline is electrifying and one great way to experience it is by booking into The New Yorker A Wyndham Hotel, whose Midtown location is steps away from the Empire State Building. Alternatively, The Standard, High Line New York rises 18-storeys above Downtown Manhattan and offers sweeping views of the Hudson River.
The indoor pool at the 5-star Baccarat Hotel has a striking black and white chequered floor as well as comfortable cabanas for relaxing in, while Dream Downtown in the Meatpacking District features a glass-bottom rooftop pool that floats directly over the hotel’s lobby. For something more affordable try the McCarren Hotel & Pool in Brooklyn.
KAYAK users found rooms for tonight for a cheap as R1 106 in the last 3 hours. 3-star hotel rooms have been found from R4 027, and 4-star hotels from R5 063.
Looking to spend the weekend in New York? Here are the best deals found by KAYAK users within the last 72 hours: 3-star hotels from R2 815 and 4-star hotels from R4 732. The cheapest deal overall was for R927 per night.
After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central New York districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like New York city centre
Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.
Where to stay in New York?
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