Located on Long Island and the most populous of New York City’s boroughs, Brooklyn contains a number of landmarks that are synonymous with New York itself, including the Brooklyn Bridge. Hotels in Brooklyn are an ideal choice for those looking for a lively vibrant base from which to explore the city. Summers in Brooklyn are warm and can be humid, when average temperatures can reach over 80°F.
When to come to Brooklyn Despite the city’s cold winter weather, December is a good time to visit, with Christmas shopping in New York becoming increasingly popular with both domestic and international travelers. An international book fair is held each September, while June sees an independent film festival in the borough.
How to get to BrooklynLaGuardia Airport (LGA) on Long Island is the closest airport to Brooklyn. Several business-friendly hotels are located near the airport including the Sheraton Brooklyn New York Hotel. The comprehensive Brooklyn travel network makes it easy to reach downtown Brooklyn’s hotels. The New York City Subway and MTA buses connect all corners of Brooklyn with the wider reaches of New York City. Water taxis are widely available to take passengers across to Manhattan.
Why visit Brooklyn?Particularly popular with tourists are the historic fairground rides of Coney Island. The Brooklyn Museum is New York’s second-largest art museum. A number of green spaces in which to relax can be found in Brooklyn, including Prospect Park and Marine Park. Trendy bars and restaurants can be found in the Williamsburg district, while a number of international eateries are located in the Bay Ridge neighborhood. In western Brooklyn, Sunset Park hotels are a popular choice, with fine views of many iconic New York landmarks, such as the Statue of Liberty.
Where to stay in BrooklynWith so many options for accommodation in Brooklyn, NY, from Brooklyn motels to luxury suites, it can be very hard to know where to stay. Why not visit Hotels.com and read some of the Brooklyn reviews to help you find the perfect Brooklyn deals to suit you?