New York is a world class destination that attracts millions of tourists daily and the city does not disappoint when it comes to being one of the best. From their visually stunning Broadway shows to their lively museums to the 24 hour shopping and dining, there is no shortage of reasons to visit New York. If there is one prevailing theme about travel to New York City it is that it is expensive, however for travellers on a budget there are some amazing and cheap New York Hostels to rest your head in.
NY Moore Hostel
This clean and friendly hostel is located in the heart of trendy Williamsburg, Brooklyn and is just steps away from many of the city attractions. The nearby L train will take you right into the lower Manhattan in a matter of minutes, giving you an all-access pass to everything The Big Apple has to offer. The hostel accommodates guests in dorms of six to eight, with spacious rooms and a garden. Walk right out of the front door to street fairs, art galleries, flea markets and eclectic dining for a real Brooklyn experience.
Hotel 309 offers Manhattan luxury at budget prices. Located in artsy Greenwich Village, it is walking distance to the trendy areas of Chelsea, Soho, Tribeca and the historic West Village. This hostel offers luxury private queen suites with kitchens to dorm-style rooms. Also within walking distance to Union Square, the financial district and Times Square, this hostel is a budget travellers dream.
The Alma Victoria house in Brooklyn is a Zen house for travellers looking for a low key adventure. You can relax indoors or outdoors, take in the lush greenery of Prospect Park, or explore the nature at Brooklyn Zoo and The Botanic Garden. With bicycle paths all around, you can enjoy a nice early morning cycle in the city before everyone gets up Traverse across the bridge into vibrant Manhattan and come back to the hostel for a little R&R!
The Latham Hotel
Billed as a hotel with hostel prices, the Latham is in the heart of midtown Manhattan. Affordable and clean, this hostel is a tourists' haven. Enjoy an up-close view of all the local tourist spots like the Empire State Building, Times Square and Madison Square Gardens. The Latham is the choice of tourists who want to stay in Manhattan without breaking the bank.
If you stay at Equity Point, you can throw away your train passes. Everything that Manhattan has to offer is right at your front door. Located in Times Square, Equity Point is a destination unto itself, presenting a haven of comfort and style. Check out the popular Rockefeller Center, Radio City Music Hall and enjoy a stroll through, a horse carriage ride or join in the many free activities happening at the beautiful Central Park.
You can also find many cheap hotels in New York , from boutique to close to airports to luxury on a budget there is a variety of accommodation to suit your needs.