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Long Island CityUnited States of America

Come to Long Island City and enjoy its island views, art, and museums.

Discover the metropolitan city of Long Island City—skyscrapers, island views, and sights from MoMA PS1 to The Foundry.

Where to stay in Long Island City

MoMA PS1 which includes outdoor art

Hunters Point

3.5/5Good!(97 area reviews)

If you're spending time in Hunters Point, check out sights like MoMA PS1 or Gantry Plaza State Park and hop on the metro to see more the city at 21 St. Station or 45 Rd. - Court House Sq. Station.

Hunters Point

Top Hotels in Long Island City

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Hotel Nirvana
Hotel Nirvana
2.5 out of 5
12-02 37th Avenue, Long Island City, NY
¥8,683
per night
Apr 9 - Apr 10

Located in Queens, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Roosevelt Island, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, and 5th Avenue. United Nations Headquarters ...

3.8/5Good! (582 reviews)

"Rooms are great, spacious and bed is super comfortable! Only thing is the bathroom could have been just a tad bit cleaner. Awesome hotel though!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Hotel Nirvana
Ravel Hotel Trademark Collection by Wyndham
Ravel Hotel Trademark Collection by Wyndham
4 out of 5
8-08 Queens Plaza South, Long Island City, NY
¥10,204
per night
Apr 7 - Apr 8

Located in Queens, this romantic hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Roosevelt Island, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, and United Nations Headquarters. 5th ...

3.8/5Good! (1,810 reviews)

"The room I reserved needs to be re painted again."…"

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2020

Ravel Hotel Trademark Collection by Wyndham
Wingate by Wyndham Long Island City
Wingate by Wyndham Long Island City
2.5 out of 5
38-70 12th Street, Long Island City, NY
¥7,825
per night
Apr 7 - Apr 8

Located in Queens, this hotel is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from United Nations Headquarters and within 6 mi (10 km) of Grand Central Terminal and Chrysler Building. Rockefeller ...

4/5Very Good! (59 reviews)

"The hotel location was good the room was so clean and the bed was so comfy"…"

Reviewed on Apr 2, 2020

Wingate by Wyndham Long Island City

Popular things to do in Long Island City

MoMA PS1
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MoMA PS1

4/5(6 reviews)

Feel inspired, challenged and moved at one of the United States’ oldest and largest nonprofit contemporary art institutions, where experimental art flourishes.

Gantry Plaza State Park
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Gantry Plaza State Park

Explore the great outdoors at Gantry Plaza State Park, a lovely green space in Long Island City. Experience the fascinating museums and entertainment choices in this vibrant area.

Queensbridge Park
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Queensbridge Park

Explore the great outdoors at Queensbridge Park, a lovely green space in Long Island City. Experience the acclaimed theater scene and entertainment choices in this vibrant area.

Hunter's Point South
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Hunter's Point South

Explore the great outdoors at Hunter's Point South, a lovely green space in Long Island City. Experience the acclaimed art scene and entertainment choices in this vibrant area.

Broadway
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Broadway

4.5/5(15,803 reviews)

Visit the dazzling theater district of one of the world’s most exciting cities. Enjoy the shopping, dining and street entertainment as well.

Central Park
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Central Park

4.5/5(16,894 reviews)

Offering blissful respite from Manhattan’s concrete jungle, this is the perfect spot to rest weary feet or enjoy a picnic. 

Top activities in Long Island City

Brewing in Queens Walking Tour
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Brewing in Queens Walking Tour

¥7,617
Per adult
Go New York Explorer Pass: 90+ Top Attractions & Tours
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Go New York Explorer Pass: 90+ Top Attractions & Tours

80% of travellers recommend
¥7,224
Per adult
9/11 Memorial & Museum Admission: Skip the Ticket Line
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9/11 Memorial & Museum Admission: Skip the Ticket Line

84% of travellers recommend
¥2,949
Per adult
Empire State Building General & Skip-the-Line Ticket Options
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Empire State Building General & Skip-the-Line Ticket Options

88% of travellers recommend
¥4,936
Per adult
Early Access Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island
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Early Access Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island

90% of travellers recommend
¥6,420
Per adult
Compras en Privado Jersey Gardens
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Compras en Privado Jersey Gardens

¥7,168
Per adult

Reviews of Long Island City

3.9

Guest rating

5 - Excellent
355
5 - Excellent 25.931336742147554%
4 - Good
613
4 - Good 44.77720964207451%
3 - Okay
323
3 - Okay 23.593864134404676%
2 - Disappointing
51
2 - Disappointing 3.7253469685902116%
1 - Terrible
27
1 - Terrible 1.9722425127830534%

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Mar 23, 2020

I love that city

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Mar 19, 2020

very safe

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Mar 17, 2020

On the train it only took about 20 minutes to get to time square

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Mar 15, 2020

It’s a nice balance away from the actual city and the only good thing is the city is 10 mins across the bridge !

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Mar 14, 2020

The Hotel was the closest to family that had parking.....

2/5 - Disappointing

Verified traveler

Mar 12, 2020

Bad hotel

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