Everything about New York City is larger than life. A walk through the Central Park, endless shopping options in Fifth Avenue, visiting the statue of Liberty and Times Square are must while you are in ‘the Empire city of the New World’. One of these important attractions is the East River. It is not exactly a river, but a saltwater estuary stretched over 16 miles (26km). The famous Brooklyn and Manhattan bridges are located on the East River. The Riverside is one of the best places to stay during your trip to NYC. These river view hotels give an excellent glimpse of the New York City skyline, across the river. Let’s check out some of the best hotels in New York City that have gorgeous views of the East River.
The waterfront retreat near Brooklyn Bridge offers excellent views of the East River and Manhattan skyline. The boutique hotel is carefully crafted using reclaimed materials and green elements by some local artists. Some of the rooms offer a beautiful view of the East River. The comfortable rooms are designed in a unique manner, with the beds of hemp blend filling and organic cotton sheets. The outdoor pool comes with the view of the Manhattan skyline. There’s also the Fieldhouse Fitness Centre, a screening room, a café at the lobby, a restaurant called the Osprey, Rooftop Garden & Bar, and a lounge at 10th floor. All guests are offered a complimentary ride on a Tesla vehicle.
The hotel offers an excellent view of the East River, along with the historic 59th Street Bridge. The famous NYC attractions like Central Park, Fifth Avenue can be accessed by foot from this hotel. The guests are offered spacious rooms with a beautiful view from huge glass windows. The rooms have minibars and flat-screen cable televisions. Some of the rooms have a small living and workspace area. There is a cozy rooftop restaurant, a gym, and a business center. The hotel is ideally located close to restaurants and museums of the City.
The hotel is located very close to the Queensbridge Park. Some of the rooms of this hotel offer excellent views of the Manhattan skyline and East River. The rooms have a minibar, safe and a separate workspace. Selected rooms also have balconies with extraordinary views. One of the greatest attractions of this hotel is its on-site restaurant Penthouse 808. It offers both an indoor and outdoor experience of dining. The rooftop space has the sitting arrangement to enjoy the sun. The hotel offers free shuttles to the local subway station.
The hotel is located in the charming Williamsburg neighborhood. Right by the East River, the hotel is very close to a famous shopping and dining district of NYC. The entire hotel features the chic and modern décor created with glass, brick, and Corten steel. The grand windows of the rooms offer excellent views of Manhattan or Brooklyn. Some of the rooms have a private balcony with a gorgeous view. The rooms are well-furnished and styled with double-height ceilings. The signature restaurant of the hotel is run by Chef Nicolas Caicedo. The outdoor pool is located on the terrace.
The original building of Wythe Hotel was a century-old factory. The entire hotel has altogether 70 rooms. Along with the skyline of the New York City, some parts of the hotel allow the glimpse of the waterfront of Brooklyn. The interior of the rooms is interesting, featuring original high timber ceilings. The on-site restaurant Reynard belongs to Andrew Tarlow, which offers typical American cuisine. The Ides Bar is the rooftop bar with a panoramic view of Brooklyn.
The hotel is located in Williamsburg, beside the East River. The metallic décor and whitewashed walls have given its rooms an ultra-modern look. Most of the rooms are connected with its private balcony by glass sliding doors. These balconies offer an excellent view of East River. The grand rooftop swimming pool is one the best place to relax and unwind. There are a number of on-site dining options, like the South Italian restaurant Leuca, the rooftop bar Westlight and the American eatery Mister Dips.
The hotel is located in Brooklyn, very close to the Brooklyn Bridge and Barclays Center. The décor of the entire hotel is modern and chic. The rooms at the hotel have a separate workspace, a flat-screen television, and a coffee machine. Some of the rooms offer a separate living area and an excellent view of Brooklyn. Luggage storage is available on the hotel upon request. The hotel includes an onsite mini-market and bar.
The New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge is just a few steps away from the famous Brooklyn Bridge. The 25-story Marriott has altogether 638 rooms and 28 suites. The comfortable rooms have the facilities like signature bedding, down comforters, flat-screen televisions, mini refrigerators, coffee makers and iPod docks. The suites are spacious, with separate living and dining area. The giant-sized glass windows give excellent views of Brooklyn. The indoor lap pool also has a hot tub. There is also a bar, an on-site spa, and a fitness center.
The hotel is located in the famous Wall Street, the financial district of NYC. The hotel is very close to the Trinity Church and South Street Seaport. The comfortable rooms with large windows offer excellent views of the Manhattan neighborhood. The hotel offers free wi-fi throughout the entire area. The hotel offers complimentary breakfast to the guests. It also has an on-site bar with chic décor.
The hotel is located in the heart of New York City. The United Nations Headquarters and Grand Central Station are a few blocks away from Westgate New York City. The modern rooms are cozy and comfortable, some of them have balconies with the view of East River. Each room has a flat-screen television, laptop safe and coffee making facilities. There are an on-site restaurant and 24-hour business center. The locality Murray Hill is one of the best places to explore the culture, food, and various city walks of NYC.
Westgate New York City
Address: 304 East 42nd Street
Price: from 135 USD
The riverside of the Sound River
The East River was once known as the Sound River, for its connection with Long Island Sound. It connects Upper New York Bay with Long Island Sound. The important neighborhood like Brooklyn and Manhattan are also located on the bank of this river. So, book one of these hotels to stay connected with the important parts of New York City.
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