The Inside Scoop by our Local Expert
Ellis Island, once the main entry facility for immigrants entering into the United States, now houses a museum offering an amazing history and experience for locals and tourists alike. Less than two miles from the island stands the Doubletree by Hilton, Conrad New York, W New York all four star downtown properties. Aside from luxury, high-end properties, they are also more affordable, mid-scale hotels downtown such as the Candlewood Suites and Doubletree Hotel in Jersey City, Holiday Inn New York City, The Wall Street Inn, and the Holiday Inn Express Wall Street. Travel Tip: Staying in Jersey City offers more value for the location and downtown properties nearby Ellis Island, the Hudson and Manhattan railroad, with easy access to all the great New York attractions. There are a number of great hotels in and around New York that offer the best comforts away from home.