The Big Apple is a beautiful city and we should all get the chance to visit it. However, like most major capital cities, New York is notoriously expensive.
If you decide to visit it, you will have to seek out some good NYC budget hotels. This way, you’ll save some money and be able to enjoy more of the shopping, art and sightseeing.
To help you save some time, globalgrasshopper.com made a list of 10 of the best budget hotels New York has to offer – don’t forget to book in advance, in order for you to get the best price:
Broadway Hotel and Hostel
This hostel is located on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, just 4 blocks from Central Park. You’ll find here both private and dorm-style rooms.
Also, you should know that all the rooms feature flat screen TVs, air conditioning and an iPod dock. The hotel is decorated in an Asian style and is close to the underground.
• Prices from $45 per night
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This hotel is just a block away from 5th Avenue and close to both Madison Square Garden and the Empire State Building.
All the rooms have Wi-Fi, air conditioning and cable TV. Moreover, the place has a distinctive arty feel, and is filled with great paintings and trendy furnishings.
• Prices from $32 a night.
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The Pod is a very hip hotel, located in the heart of the city. You’ll have a wonderful time in this funky and colourful place.
Choose from single, double or bunk bed Pods (rooms) and enjoy flatscreen TV, free WiFi and dimmable mood lighting. For those on a tight budget, there are dorm rooms with shared bathrooms.
• Prices from $89 per night.
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This hotels is set in the heart of Chinatown – a bustling colourful neighbourhood with plenty to see. Nearby Little Italy is worth exploring, as is Clinton Street – a trendy avenue of cafes and eateries including the famous Clinton Street Baking Company & Restaurant.
• Prices from $75 per night.
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It is said that this boutique hotels is a living work of art. Its rooms are designed as ship’s cabins, and are small but perfectly formed.
However, all are equipped with wireless internet, a flat screen TV and a safe, and are decorated in warm colours and period furnishings. The Jane is located in the Meat Packing District, a short walk from Soho and Chelsea.
• Prices from $90 per night.
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