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Long Island City hotels and places to stay

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Queens (New York City)
2.5 out of 5
37-18 Queens Blvd, Long Island City, NY
The price is £72 per night
0.97 mi from city centre
3.1/5 (1,468 reviews)

"Great"…"

Reviewed on 26 Jul 2020

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Queens (New York City)
Ravel Hotel Trademark Collection by Wyndham
4 out of 5
8-08 Queens Plaza South, Long Island City, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £91 per night
0.38 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (936 reviews)

"Front desk was very cordial. The room was big and clean. The only drawback was that they put me on the 1st floor, I stay there often so it was disappointing not to have a view of the city."…"

Reviewed on 5 Aug 2020

Ravel Hotel Trademark Collection by Wyndham
Red Lion Inn & Suites Long Island City
2.5 out of 5
42-24 Crescent St, Long Island City, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £68 per night
0.15 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (1,050 reviews)

"Rooms were really clean. Easy to check in. Would stay again."…"

Reviewed on 27 Jul 2020

Red Lion Inn & Suites Long Island City
The Collective Paper Factory
4 out of 5
37-06 36th street, Long Island City, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £92 per night
0.9 mi from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (995 reviews)

"The rooms were clean and spacious. Staff was friendly and willing to help their guest I will definitely stay here again."…"

Reviewed on 4 Aug 2020

The Collective Paper Factory
Home2 Suites by Hilton NY Long Island City/Manhattan View
2.5 out of 5
39-06 30th St., Long Island City, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £100 per night
0.59 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (957 reviews)

"I am definitely going to book a room here again if I ever want to stay close to the city in the future. The room was amazing and worth my money."…"

Reviewed on 28 Jul 2020

Home2 Suites by Hilton NY Long Island City/Manhattan View
Fairfield Inn & Suites New York Queens/Queensboro Bridge
3 out of 5
29-27 40th Rd, Long Island City, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £83 per night
0.45 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (966 reviews)

"Location Is great and the staff was very friendly"…"

Reviewed on 31 Jul 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites New York Queens/Queensboro Bridge
Four Points by Sheraton Long Island City Queensboro Bridge
3 out of 5
27-05 39th Avenue, Long Island City, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £80 per night
0.52 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (989 reviews)

"they where great had so much fun my 2 day stay im really thank ful guys!"…"

Reviewed on 5 Aug 2020

Four Points by Sheraton Long Island City Queensboro Bridge
Aloft Long Island City - Manhattan View
3 out of 5
27-45 Jackson Ave, Long Island City, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £112 per night
0.25 mi from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (476 reviews)

"Hotel was very clean especially during covid. Everyone wore a mask. Location was excellent. Close to train stations , bus routes, you can find parking on the street or take an uber. There were places to eat near by even food trucks out front. Outdoor lounge across the street. The only thing was the ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Jul 2020

Aloft Long Island City - Manhattan View
Hotel Nirvana
2.5 out of 5
12-02 37th Avenue, Long Island City, NY
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0.67 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (680 reviews)

"Could be cleaner, all in all very fine for the price"…"

Reviewed on 13 Jul 2020

Hotel Nirvana
Feather Factory
2.5 out of 5
26-32 Skillman Ave, Long Island City, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £99 per night
0.44 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (746 reviews)

"I would go back here anytime! The hotel was neat and proper. Staff were friendly and detailed with the stay. The only miss for me was the people staying in the hotel. They weren’t wearing masks as a requirement when you’re going out in the lobby."…"

Reviewed on 5 Aug 2020

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Visiting Long Island City

Travellers to Long Island City give high marks for the shopping, top-notch restaurants and local tours. Urban and scenic, this city will delight tourists with its art, cafes and museums. Roosevelt Island, United Nations Headquarters and Chrysler Building are some of the top sights around the area.

  • You'll find 2211 Expedia hotels and other accommodation options in the larger area of New York
  • The closest major airport is in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Teterboro, NJ (TEB), 9.6 mi (15.5 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Long Island City

The city is well known for its art and museums, and cultural venues include MoMA PS1, SculptureCenter and P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center. The city's natural beauty is on display at Queensbridge Park, Gantry Plaza State Park and Hunter's Point South. Taking a tour is a top activity, and The Foundry is one place to visit.

Top places to visit outside the city include Roosevelt Island, located 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from the heart of the city, and United Nations Headquarters, which is 1.3 mi/2 km away.

Getting around Long Island City

With so many ways to get around, exploring Long Island City is simple. You can take advantage of metro transport at 23 St. - Ely Av. Station, Long Island City - Court Sq. Station and Queensboro Plaza Station. To see more of the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Long Island City Hunterspoint Avenue Station or Long Island City Station.

Dressing for Long Island City

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 13°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around -3°C
  • From April to June, the average is 28°C during the day and 5°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 29°C during the day and 13°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 21°C as the daytime average and -2°C as the night-time average
  • Long Island City gets about 1269 millimetres of rain per year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 28°C, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of -2°C

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Long Island City?
Home2 Suites by Hilton NY Long Island City/Manhattan View is a favourite with Expedia customers. This hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Traveller reviews also recommend The Local and Microtel Inn by Wyndham Long Island City as top choices for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Long Island City, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel reservations are refundable if you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your check-in date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best deals available in Long Island City.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Long Island City?
Based on reviews, LIC Hotel is a popular 3.5-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free full breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Queens (New York City) and Best Western Plus Plaza Hotel.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday in Long Island City?
Best Western Plus Plaza Hotel is a hotel with free breakfast and free WiFi, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other good options for your family trip include Wyndham Garden Long Island City and Fairfield Inn & Suites New York Queens/Queensboro Bridge. Also, children of all ages will enjoy a visit to Queensbridge Park.
What's the best accommodation for couples in Long Island City?
Ravel Hotel Trademark Collection by Wyndham is a favourite 4-star hotel for couples, and features pillowtop beds and a restaurant. Other good options for a stay with your sweetheart include The Boro Hotel and Z NYC Hotel.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Long Island City?
The Boro Hotel is a top dog-friendly hotel, and offers a restaurant and a bar/lounge for its human guests. Other good options to stay with your pet include Courtyard Long Island City/New York Manhattan View and Ravel Hotel Trademark Collection by Wyndham.
What's the best hotel to stay near the beach in Long Island City?
Ravel Hotel Trademark Collection by Wyndham is a top 4-star hotel for a beach holiday, and features a restaurant and free WiFi. Head to Coney Island Beach or Orchard Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Long Island City?
The Boro Hotel is a 4.5-star hotel with a restaurant and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Another upscale choice for your holiday is Z NYC Hotel.
What's the best boutique-style accommodation in Long Island City?
Z NYC Hotel is a favourite 4-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features 2 bars and a restaurant. Ravel Hotel Trademark Collection by Wyndham and The Collective Paper Factory are two other options for a boutique stay.

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