Things To Do
A quick trip across the Queens Midtown Tunnel or Queensboro Bridge puts you into Midtown East within minutes. With 6 different subway lines converging in Long Island City, this puts our guests anywhere in Manhattan with limited transfers from the Queens Plaza and Queensboro Stations (4 blocks away). The NY Penn Station in Midtown Manhattan is a direct 12 minute ride from the Queens Plaza Station just 4 blocks from the hotel. See below for several nearby Queens attractions as well as all the must-see sites of Manhattan.
In and Around Town
Madison Square Garden
MSG has something for everyone, from sports to concerts and plays. Find the best entertainment year round here. (4 miles)
Citi Field Stadium
Want to catch a game? Take the 7 line and head to east to see the New York Mets. This venue also hosts concerts and events, just 4 miles away.
Catch a baseball game with world's most recognizable sporting franchise in the Bronx, 7 miles away.
Statue of Liberty
The American icon, Lady Liberty and Ellis Island are just 8 miles and a ferry ride from our hotel
St. Johns University
Stay with us for graduation or orientation while visiting this well-known, long running university, home to the Red Storm. (10 miles)
Museum of Moving Image
An extremely engaging audio/visual experience through the history and techniques of film, TV, online media, and beyond (0.5 mile away)
Gantry Plaza State Park
Looking for the best view of the world's greatest city? Explore the entire park filled with activities for all. (1.3 miles away)
Dive into Zen with interesting sculptures and sensual gardens displaying the works of famous artists. (1.5 miles away)
Bloomingdale's @ 3rd Ave
Hop on the N or Q and in 15 minutes you will find yourself in a shopping heaven including world famous Bloomingdale's.
Flushing Meadows-Corona Park
Located in the eastern part of Queens, find a zoo with over 75 species, the US Open tennis stadium, museums and more.
Socrates Sculpture Park
A dog-friendly park along the East River, filled with great views of NYC and unique art. Enjoy farm stands and movies in the summer months. (1.5 miles)
A 20-minute ride and undoubtably the top must-see area in NYC, Times Square has a non-stop pulse in the heart of Manhattan.