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Featured Hostels in Jersey City

The Echo NYC
2 out of 5
415 38th Street, Union City, NJ
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Situated near the airport, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Port Imperial Ferry Terminal, Hoboken Waterfront, and The High Line Park. Meadowlands Exposition ...

2.9/5 (452 reviews)

"I liked the artwork on the walls and stairwells. I didn’t like that there was no hot water. I liked getting to know the staff and I felt welcome."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

The Echo NYC
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Hyatt House Jersey City

Hyatt House Jersey City

3 out of 5
1 Exchange Pl, Jersey City, NJ
The price is ¥15,702 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
4.4/5Wonderful! (804 reviews)

"Beautiful rooms, the hotel was really close to downtown"…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

Hyatt House Jersey City
Best Western Premier NYC Gateway Hotel

Best Western Premier NYC Gateway Hotel

3 out of 5
2650 Paterson Plank Rd, North Bergen, NJ
The price is ¥7,679 per night from Dec 16 to Dec 17
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,252 reviews)

"Checked in very late, already overtired. Requested extra pillows to prop up a hurting knee during check in. A little while later, after midnight, hurting more without those pillows, was headed down for a smoke when I discovered the pillows in a plastic bag just outside the door. I’d thought to call ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2020

Best Western Premier NYC Gateway Hotel
Hilton Meadowlands

Hilton Meadowlands

3.5 out of 5
2 Meadowlands Plaza, East Rutherford, NJ
The price is ¥11,320 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
3.9/5Good! (989 reviews)

"Such a great clean place. We enjoyed our stay and the staff was great"…"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2020

Hilton Meadowlands
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Jersey City?
By going with a hostel you can spend less on lodging and save more of your budget for exploring during your vacation. You can enjoy activities like shopping, and the river views create an appealing natural setting.
What is a hostel?
These dorm-style accommodations come in lots of shapes and sizes, but all of them have a few qualities in common, including budget-friendly prices, a social environment, and shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too).
What are the best hostels in Jersey City?
While you’re choosing where to stay, take a look at this top hostel in Jersey City: The Echo NYC - Property features include free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with towels, showers, and linens.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Jersey City?
Good weather’s always better when you’re experiencing new places, so here’s a little information that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 73°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 36°F. Average annual precipitation for Jersey City is 46 inches.
What is there to see and do in Jersey City?
Generally, Jersey City is known for its skyscrapers, rivers, and parks. Major attractions include Liberty State Park, Ellis Island, and One World Trade Center. Get out into nature with places like Hoboken Waterfront, The High Line Park, and Hackensack Meadowlands Conservation and Wildlife Area. Cultural attractions include Liberty Science Center, Ellis Island Immigration Museum, and Museum of Jewish Heritage.
What's the best way to get to and around Jersey City while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Jersey City on hand to make the most of your stay: You can fly into the nearest airport, which is Liberty Intl. Airport (EWR), 7.4 mi (11.9 km) away. Another option is John F. Kennedy Intl. Airport (JFK), located 14.5 mi (23.3 km) away. When you’re out and about, you may want to use public transit to get around. Head to Bergenline Avenue Station to catch metro. To see more of the surrounding area, hop on a train at Jersey City Grove St. Station, Jersey City Marin Boulevard Station, or Jersey City Harborside Financial Center Station.