Ah, New York, the Big Apple, and the place most tourists think is the Capital of America (it’s actually Washington). The city is also one of the most popular holiday destinations in the United States and there is plenty of hotels. Manhattan is a popular spot for tourists but if there is one place to rival it then it’s Brooklyn.
Both Manhattan and Brooklyn are pretty big places, but Brooklyn is our choice for the best place to stay. On average Brooklyn is much cheaper, it’s also generally a little more relaxed than Manhattan and there are strong transport links.
There is also plenty of great things to see and do around Brooklyn as well and finally, there are some amazing hotels to choose from. In fact, we’ve got our own picks for what we think are 5 of the best hotels in Brooklyn. So, if you are thinking of staying in Brooklyn why not try one of these hotels?
Here are the 5 best hotels in Brooklyn
1. 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge
With a stunning waterfront view, this amazing hotel showcases the beauty of Brooklyn! The 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge features an onsite restaurant and bar as well as ample parking and a swimming pool. There are also non-smoking rooms available, free Wi-Fi and the hotel is pet friendly. Guests can also use a complimentary Tesla vehicle within a 3-mile radius, subject to availability.
The hotel features amazing architecture and each room is a mixture of modern and retro styles. Every room features all the amenities you could need and plenty of wonderous extras. You’ll find a coffee machine in every room and a digital newspaper with your in-room tablet.
These can even be downloaded to your personal device as well! The hotel has its own communal space with plenty of room for resting and relaxation. You’ll also find a 24-hour gym and a 50-person screening room. So, if the New York weather is ever against you there is plenty to do in the hotel itself.
2. The William Vale
This glamorous luxury hotel features amazing views of the East River and everything you could need for a relaxing stay. There is a rooftop swimming pool, onsite bar, fitness centre, and free Wi-Fi. There is even an awarding winning chef onsite as well!.
So, if you want to try some of New York’s best cuisine staying at The William Vale is a must! The architecture of The William Vale is truly amazing, custom metalwork embellish every room. With floor to ceiling windows and open-air balconies, The William Vale offers some breath-taking views.
The hotel celebrates Brooklyn history and showcases a range of artwork from local artists, so you’ll be sure to see plenty of masterpieces during your stay. With close links to the local ferry and the Bedford Avenue Subway Station this hotel is ideal for anyone wanting to visit New York.
3. The Williamsburg Hotel
This grand, luxury hotel offers everything you could need! With an onsite swimming pool, restaurant and bar and free Wi-Fi, The Williamsburg Hotel is sure to offer a relaxing stay. Located in North Brooklyn this hotel is very close to many local shopping districts making it the ideal spot for people looking to hit the famous Brooklyn malls.
The Williamsburg Hotel offers pet-friendly rooms as well and many rooms have their own private balconies. So, you’ll be able to take in some amazing sights as you rest and relax. The on-suite bathrooms feature some stunning marble work as well.
There is a real sense of luxury with this hotel and its architecture was designed by the London-based design firm Michaelis Boyd Studio. This helps it stand out from many of the other hotels around Brooklyn. Finally, everyone will want to pay a visit to the onsite Mediterranean restaurant Seven Seeds which features some amazing cuisine.
4. McCarren Hotel and Pool
Colourful and quirky the McCarren Hotel is perfect for families and lone travellers alike. With pet-friendly rooms, an onsite swimming pool, free Wi-Fi, and even specially designed family rooms this hotel has got something for everyone.
The McCarren Hotel offers a modern décor style and each room is equipped with a flat-screen TV and refrigerator. The pool is open seasonally and features lounge chairs and cabanas that are perfect for relaxing on a sunny day.
You can also visit the onsite fitness centre too if you ever feel like working up a sweat. With amazing views and strong transport links, the McCarren Hotel is ideal for anyone looking to visit New York and is particularly suitable for families.
5. Nu Hotel
Our final choice is the Nu Hotel which can found in the BoCoCa neighborhood just a short jaunt away from the local subway station. With a modern slightly minimalist décor style this hotel offers everything you could need for a relaxing stay in New York.
All rooms in the Nu Hotel are fully air-conditioned and feature 32-inch flatscreen TVs, cable is included as well! There are also rooms with private on-suite bathrooms available as well. Rooms also have free Wi-Fi and there are family and pet-friendly rooms available.
There are some great onsite extras available at the Nu Hotel as well including the NU Bar which serves an amazing breakfast and even has its own tapas menu. In the evening, the bar opens, and you can even visit the onsite fitness centre. Finally, the Nu Hotel also offers free bike rentals subject to availability.
We hope this blog post has helped you choose a perfect hotel in Brooklyn!
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