Queer New York

Enjoy the city´s great Hotels and Hostels

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The Big Apple is full of world-class hotels, great accommodations and hilarious hostels. Find out where to stay and how to get the best deals.

Travelling on a Budget

A trip to New York City is good for your soul and bad for your wallet. New York belongs to the world´s most expensive destinations and while exploring the amazing metropolis you will probably spend more than you thought. Especially staying in Manhattan can be expensive. Luckily the city that never sleeps is home some affordable hostels and places. Chelsea and Greenwich Village are the city´s most legendary gay neighborhoods.

Here you can find the Chelsea International Hostel. The comfortable place is popular with visitors from everywhere and surrounded by great gay bars. It is a good place to explore Manhattan and feel its vibe. The American Dream Bed and Breakfast is another inexpensive hostel which is located very central in the middle of Manhattan. The easy hostel offers dorms, a shared kitchen and a lovely atmosphere. From here you can reach a lot of touristic highlights within minutes. NY More Hostel located in Brooklyn is a cheaper alternative to the Manhattan accommodations. The hostel offers private rooms, dorms and convinces with its friendly employees. Brooklyn serves a very special spirit with a young and fresh atmosphere. Here you can usually make good deals.

Mid-Range Accommodations

New York offers also some really good hotels in the mid-range sector. Hotel 309 is located between Greenwich Village and the Meatpacking District. The nice place offers everything you need for a city trip and you can find clubs and bars nearby. The famous High Line Park and other sightseeing magnets are just a short walk away. The Gem Hotel in Chelsea is one of the LGBT community´s favorites these days. The modern building offers spacious rooms, a fitness center and a stylish bar. The art galleries in Greenwich are not far away and also the lively nightlife of Mid-Town can be reached easily.  Here you can meet people from everywhere and hear their stories. Colonial House Inn is a gay-friendly hotel which surprises with its traditional charm and design. The rooms are lovely decorated and comfortable. A tasty breakfast is included and the roof top bar offers delicious drinks and cocktails in summer time.

Luxury & Legendary Hotels 

The United States biggest city is home to some of the country´s most notorious and exclusive hotels. The Plaza is a world-known address not just since “Kevin was lost in New York”. The Plaza symbolizes the city´s glorious past and present and also stresses New York´s self-understanding as the capital of the world. The luxurious place is located next to Central Park and offers a brilliant service and the highest standard. 

The Mandarin hotel is a five-star hotel located in Manhattan's Time Warner Center at Columbus Circle and amongs to one of the best hotels in New York. The view about Manhattan is breathtaking.

 The Waldorf Astoria located on Park Avenue is another New York legend. The 42-level building was built in 1931 and has always been one of the world´s top addresses. Inside the complex you can find pricy designer shops, a high-class spa and world-class restaurants at the same time.