Best hotels in New York for every budget

During your city trip to New York you of course want to stay in a hotel with the most central location possible. This way you can quickly reach all the sights in New York and you can go out in the evening. Then Manhattan is the best location. The closer your hotel is to the highlights, the more expensive. But fortunately Manhattan is big and you don’t necessarily have to spend the night at Times Square to be sure of a good location. And also in trendy neighborhoods such as Brooklyn and Queens you can find some super nice hotels.

Below we list the best price-quality hotels for the whole of New York. With tips to spend the night at the top locations and at nice original places for a softer price. We have also selected apartments with multiple bedrooms, ideal for families. Below you will find all the options.

Budget hotels en hostels in New York

Are you looking for a good place to sleep in New York at the lowest possible price? But you don’t want to end up in a bad neighborhood or in a dirty place? These 3 hostels and hotels in New York are ‘your best bet’.

HI NYC Hostel

Hostelling International is one of the most popular hostels in New York. HI NYC has dormitories with shared bathrooms, a game room, movie lounge, terrace, free Wi-Fi, kitchen, café and a lot of activities are organized. The ideal choice for backpackers, located 1 street from Broadway Street.

Blue Moon Hostel en Boetiekhotel

Blue Moon offers affordable dorms and neat private rooms (including family rooms) in Lower East Side Manhattan, near Little Italy and SoHo. An attractive stay in a good location, with a snack bar and free Wi-Fi.

Pod 51 Hotel

If you are looking for an affordable hotel in Manhattan, you will have to pay a high price or settle for hotels with bad reviews. Fortunately Pod 51 is an exception; a neat but simple mid-range hotel with excellent reviews just 800 meters from Rockefeller Center. Great choice for a good price-quality ratio.

Mid-range hotels in New York

Affordable middle class hotels are very scarce in New York. It is some searching among the high hotel prices and often moderate reviews. We selected 5 hidden gems with which we have very good experiences, which are well assessed and are also reasonably priced. Use it to your advantage! Ssssht, don’t tell anyone …

The Roosevelt

One of the most popular good mid-range hotels in Manhattan, located in a prime location on Madison Avenue. The historic hotel The Roosevelt has a classic appearance and dates from 1924. Various Hollywood films were recorded in this “Grand Dame of Madison Avenue”. Because of the affordable rooms it is a good choice for couples.

Hotel Pod 39

Pod 39 is a simple but efficient mid-range hotel in Murray Hill, near the Chrysler Building. With small but neat rooms and a roof terrace with an impressive rooftop bar. Very good value for money and very good reviews.

Excelsior Hotel

Great mid-range hotel in a very good location: 160 meters from Central Park overlooking the Museum of Natural History. Rooms are traditional, somewhat dated but very neat. A popular choice because of the good value for money.

Skyline Hotel

Are you looking for an affordable hotel with a swimming pool? Then the Skyline Hotel is a good choice. Located in the Clinton / Hell’s Kitchen district where world-famous restaurants can be found. Times Square is a 15-minute walk away. The Skyline Hotel has an indoor swimming pool with a view of the Manhattan skyline.

Washington Square Hotel

A somewhat better mid-range hotel in the vibrant Greenwich Village neighborhood, near Washington. The hotel offers neat, traditional rooms including breakfast. There is also a gym, spa and restaurant in the hotel.

Affordable luxury hotels in Queens and Brooklyn

A stay in the popular Manhattan district is often quite pricey. If you don’t mind traveling by metro through New York then why don’t you spend the night in Queens or Brooklyn? Below some nice hotel choices in Queens and Brooklyn where you get a lot for your money. The Aloft Hotel even has a small swimming pool.

Z New York City Hotel in Queens

The Z NYC Hotel has a rooftop terrace and (some) rooms have one of the best views of New York; on the Manhattan skyline. Located 800 meters from the subway and 650 meters from Queensbridge Park on the riverside. Includes a free shuttle service to Manhattan.

Paper Factory Hotel in Queens

This stylish boutique hotel is located in a 100-year-old paper mill in Long Island City, about 6 km from Manhattan. With a nice industrial look and a wonderful Peruvian-Argentinian restaurant. You will be in Manhattan quickly with the subway located only 320 meters from the hotel.

Aloft Hotel in Brooklyn

Nice and modern mid-range hotel in Brooklyn, 5 minutes from the Brooklyn Bridge and 2.7 kilometeres from Manhattan. Rooms are fairly new and very efficiently furnished. There is also a small swimming pool (ideal with kids!), A lounge, bar and roof terrace. The metro station is around the corner.

Multi-bedroom apartments in New York: perfect for families

Apartments and suites are ideal for families with children or larger travel groups: all together and yet everyone has their own bedroom. Some suites also have a kitchen or kitchenette. This saves you a lot in costs. We selected the best hotels with apartments and suites in Manhattan for an optimal price-quality ratio.

Affinia Gardens

Nice design hotel in Upper East Side with spacious suites, ideal for families and larger groups. The suites have fully equipped kitchens and separate living and sleeping areas. Located in Manhattan at 1 kilometer from Central Park. A great choice!

Beacon Hotel

Great mid-range hotel in Upper West Side Manhattan where all rooms have their own kitchenette. In addition to standard rooms, there are many suites with 1 or 2 separate bedrooms, living room / sitting area and kitchenette. Ideal and affordable choice for families or larger groups. Located at 800 meters from Central Park. We also slept here ourselves and highly recommend it!

Fifty NYC by Affinia

Good hotel in the better mid-range category with both standard rooms and a few more spacious junior suites where you can stay with a family or larger group. Located in Midtown Manhattan and less than a 10 minutes’ walk from Rockefeller Center and Grand Central Station.

Luxury hotels in New York

Be pampered at these beautiful luxury hotels in New York! From ultramodern with the latest gadgets to stylish classic hotels.

Citizen M Times Square

Super popular and modern mid-range to luxury hotel in a prime location in New York: right on Times Square. A hotel full of ultramodern gadgets, with a rooftop bar, fitness, cozy lounge areas and a trendy design.

Refinery Hotel

The luxurious Refinery Hotel has the atmosphere of the 1920s with the industrial style of today. A beautiful hotel with a roof terrace from which you have a view on the Empire State Building. Located near Bryant Park within walking distance of Times Square.

The Beekman

For those who really want to be pampered: The Beekman is one of the most stylish luxury hotels in New York. A classic gem with bespoke beds, oak floors and marble bathrooms. The chic atrium with 9 floors, glass roof, balconies and artwork is also beautiful. Located 500 meters away from the Brooklyn Bridge.