Recommended Hotel:Comfort Inn
Why: Best Rates, Free Parking
In Edgewater, the best hotel is the Comfort Inn. It’s basic, but it’s clean and comfortable. The average room rate is $139/night. Some rooms have excellent views of the Manhattan skyline and you may request one of them in advance. There is free parking available. Free breakfast is available in the mornings from 7 until 9. WiFi is available in all rooms. Guests like that there are refrigerators, microwaves, and coffeemakers in all rooms.
Who is Best for this Location?
Travelers who want to take the ferry to Manhattan and take in excellent views of the Manhattan skyline. Keep a close eye on the ferry schedule as during weekends, and late evening their is not service.
Neighborhood Vibe: Located in New Jersey just across the Hudson River from Upper Manhattan, Edgewater is a tiny three and a half mile long borough. It was once a booming factory town, but now it’s much quieter. It’s popular among those who want to live near, but not in, New York City. The views of Manhattan from Edgewater are incredible and the best part of chilling out in Edgewater.
Getting Around: The best way into Manhattan from Edgewater is on the ferry. It’s just a 15 minute ride from Edgewater to Pier 79 in Midtown Manhattan.
What to Eat: Even if you intend to spend your whole day in Manhattan, you can easily get a good breakfast and dinner near your hotel in Edgewater. Kuppi Coffee serves coffee, pastries, and sandwiches at the waterfront. Pizza Club is also on the water and it’s a great spot for a casual meal. Santouka Ramen serves huge bowls of ramen soup; the melty pork is very popular. Marmaris Cafe serves Turkish breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Things to Do:
Of course, it’s easy to take the ferry into Manhattan and enjoy the best of what NYC has to offer. But Edgewater has a few nice attractions of its own such as walking along the Hudson River Waterfront Trail. The Binghamton Racquet Club is a fun place to play tennis just steps from the Comfort Inn.
Book #1 Edgewater Hotel – Comfort Inn
|Weekday Avg. Rate $137|
|Weekend Avg. Rate $146|
|Blocks to Station||5|
|Commute Time||15 mins|
|Breakfast||Free buffet cold and hot items|
|Airport Shuttle||No shuttle|
|Area Shuttle||No shuttle|
|Smoking Rooms||Non-smoking property wide.|
|Room Type||Suite rooms available with living space, and standard 1 king or 2 queens (or 2 doubles)|
|Pets||No Pets Allowed|