10 Affordable Hotels In NYC for Budget Stays

After watching FRIENDS for a billionth time, probably a part of almost everyone out there wanted to pack their bags and witness for themselves the magical charm of the "Big Apple". New York City is called The City of Dreams and The City That Never Sleeps for a reason. And the reasons become pretty obvious when you get to witness the city working its magic firsthand.
Tourists’ only issue? NYC’s reputation for being a mightily expensive city to live in is a worrisome dilemma for tourists planning a vacation there. There are no off-seasons for New York as such and hotel rates vary only based on availability! So to ease up your burden, here’s a list of affordable hotels in New York city that you definitely have to take a look at!

Garden Inn & Suites - JFK


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Located at a very short distance from John F. Kennedy International Airport, the Garden Inn & Suites provides its customers with free shuttle service. The hotel also has free WiFi, fitness centre and the rooms are furnished with dark wood and come equipped with all modern amenities. The fact that all these facilities are available at very affordable rates, makes the hotel even uber attractive!
Price: Starts from 134 USD
Location: Jamaica
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The Park Ave North

Situated in the Harlem area of NYC, lies The Park Ave North, 7 kilometers away from LaGaurdia Airport. The hotel rooms are well furnished, have flat-screen TVs and WiFi is complimentary. The best part about the hotel is its location, as quite a few museums, attractions and prominent buildings are located very close it.
Price: Starts from 99 USD
Location: East Harlem

Days Inn & Suites Ozone Park


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The Days Inn & Suites is just 8 few kilometers away from the John F. Kennedy International Airport and is located in the popular Queens area of New York City. The hotel has an on-site fitness centre, in-house restaurant and bar. The rooms are well furnished with all modern amenities like cable TV, coffee machine and complimentary Wifi so there won’t be a single moment when you miss home during your trip here!

Price: Starts from 125 USD
Location: Queens

La Quinta Inn 

If you are in NYC for some serious sightseeing, then look no further than the La Quinta Inn. Its excellent location, affordable pricing and comfortable rooms make it the perfect pick for all tourists and visitors. Breakfast is complimentary and guests are free to make use of the fitness centre on the property during their stay here. Nearby attractions include Times Square, Rockefeller and the Empire State Building.
Price: Starts from 129 USD
Location: Queens

The Out NYC


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Set in the very heart of New York City, The Out NYC is a very popular hotel amongst tourists traveling to the Big Apple. It is a hardly a kilometer’s walk from Times Square and Rockefeller Centre. The hotel has its own nightclub, courtyard, sauna, gym, hot tubs and other luxuries. It is undoubtedly one of the best places to stay in a limited budget when vacationing in New York.
Price: Starts from 125 USD
Location: Hell’s Kitchen 

Best Western Plaza 

The Best Western Plaza is the perfect mixture of comfort and affordability. It provides its guests with a 24-hour gym, continental breakfast option and free WiFi. The artfully done rooms come with TV, fridge, coffee maker and other useful amenities. Many major attractions are just a short walk or drive away from the hotel location.
Price: Starts from 130 USD
Location: Long Island City

The Parc Hotel


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The Parc Hotel in Queens has its very own rooftop bar and the spacious rooms are decked with cable TV, fridge and are provided with complimentary WiFi. Guests are free to work out in the fitness centre and are in close proximity to many major attractions like the home ground of the New York Mets baseball team and Flushing Meadows. Some incredible dining options are also available in the vicinity to the guests, making their stay here extra enjoyable!
Price: Starts from 135 USD
Location: Queens

Pod 51

Located at an enviable distance from the incredibly famous attraction, Times Square, the Pod 51 is the perfect hotel for people looking out for an affordable, relaxing stay after a day of hard touring. The hotel has its very own lounge and rooftop garden, rooms are equipped with all necessities and the best part is that staying here won’t burn a huge hole in your pocket!
Price: Starts from 120 USD
Location: Manhattan

Sleep Inn


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The modest Sleep Inn may not be the most luxurious hotel you will put your eyes on, but it is definitely a perfect amalgam of comfort and inexpensiveness. You are free to make use of the free WiFi, fitness centre and day-night business centre. The rooms are decorated with dark wood furnishings and a fridge, coffee maker and plasma TV are provided. The hotel is just a short drive away from Times Square and the Empire State Building.
Price: Starts from 110 USD
Location: Long Island City

Red Roof Inn

The Red Roof Inn provides their guests with very comfortable rooms that have cable TV, coffee makers, fridges and microwaves included. Guests are welcome to use the YMCA facility just one street away from the hotel and can also opt for a breakfast buffet at the hotel itself. The hotel is ideal to pay a visit to attractions like the Museum of the Moving Image and Thalia Spanish Theatre because of its close proximity to them. It will be almost impossible to find a better hotel at such an affordable rate in the whole of New York City!
Price: Starts from 109 USD
Location: Queens
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So now make the most of your New York vacation without worrying the least about a roof on your head!
*Note: Prices are subject to change depending on dates and availability.

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