A trip to New York City can be an extremely romantic experience – but not if you can’t afford to take it! If you’re looking for somewhere to stay on a budget, consider the Cheap Hotels In New York below. Then once you’ve made it to the city, take it from there. After all, staying at The Plaza is not going to make the romance happen, you are!
Airbnb offers all kinds of homestay options > from a takeover of someone’s penthouse to a room in someone’s apartment or even space on their couch. Just go to the website and enter your criteria to see what’s out there. There are others, but Airbnb is the original and the largest.
If you realllly want cheap, look no further. At Hostelworld you can easily book a hostel for 30 to 40 dollars a night, and the website will help you pick the right one. Just go to the site and enter your criteria to see what’s available. Airbnb also has some ultracheap options though, you might want to take a look at these too.
The Gershwin offers a fun, artsy vibe and a decent location. You can pick between dormitory-style rooms, standard rooms with ensuite baths and even full suites > all at reasonable prices. Located in Murray Hill on 27th St. by Fifth.
The Pod Hotel is the first stop for many European visitors. The rooms are small and the bathrooms are shared, but the prices are good and the decor is stylin’. All rooms have mp3 docking stations, dimming lighting and of course, the look of an Ikea walk>in closet. Check out both locations, on East fifty1st and on East 39th Street.
Another hotel that’s high on style, the Jane comes with small rooms and shared bathrooms, but a truly fantastic West Village location, just blocks away from the Meatpacking District. Single rooms are just 50 square feet, throw in a bunk and a few extra dollars and then you have a double. There are also rooms with private bathrooms, larger beds and even views, but those will cost you.