New York Guide Introduction

New York Guide Introduction - New York, United States

New York, oy vey. No other city is this dynamic, this over-the-top, this driven, this crazy. There's a reason why creative people from all over the world come here. New York buzzes with the energies of migrants drawn from just about every point imaginable.

With sundry shops, cafés, restaurants and nightclubs, the city caters to a dizzying range of people, ethnicities and subcultures. Its high population density and the omnipresent availability of public transportation, retail and lively activity make New York a city like no other in the United States.

From our New York blog

Welcome to EuroCheapo's guide to cheap hotels in New York City!

Although our budget hotel sleuthing is primarily focused on European cities, our offices are located in the Big Apple. So we regularly send out our editors unannounced to inexpensive hotels all over the city, where they inspect the rooms, and pass their recommendations on to you.

New York’s hotel prices are unpredictable. Most big chain hotels in Midtown have wildly different rates from one night to the next, depending on availability. We’ve tried to avoid these properties in our hotel picks, focusing instead on smaller, less expensive hotels and B&Bs that have more straightforward (and lower) pricing. (These tend to be more interesting, too!)

Find the right affordable hotel

Search in the box above with your travel dates to see which recommended hotels are available.

Or click through to see a list of all of our “Editor’s Picks” in New York. Note that all of these hotels are central (within walking distance of most sights), clean and cheap (for New York).

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Stop by our city guide and our New York blog for articles and posts covering budget tips, cheap eats, and more.

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