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Long Island City Vacation: Coronavirus Information

Most Long Island City hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.

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Places to Visit in Long Island City

We've got all the hot sightseeing tips for your upcoming trip to Long Island City. Grab your travel planner and prepare to start topping up that itinerary.

Trust us, your bucket list will be much shorter by the time you're done with Long Island City! World-renowned attractions like Empire State Building and Ellis Island ought to be up there with your very first stops. Brooklyn Bridge and Rockefeller Centre also lure in scores of travellers from all corners of the globe.

You won't have to worry about a boring moment in this enticing city. Macy's and Radio City Music Hall will make sure you're always on the go. The One World Trade Centre and New York Stock Exchange are just a few more fabulous attractions that won't disappoint.

What year was it made and what went on there? Strive to find the answers to these questions when visiting Chrysler Building, a building of historic importance. Adventurers in this destination are spoilt for choice. If you're looking for quintessential landmarks, Grand Central Terminal is one of the best. An iconic feature which has helped influence the character of the city, it's also an unforgettable photo opportunity! Still got some time to spare? Live theatre can challenge our views and asks us to aspire to higher things. Get tickets to a show at Ed Sullivan Theatre and open your mind to another way of thinking.

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all, so why not throw yourself into some new and thrilling experiences?

This place has a range of things to do. Here are some ideas to jump start your trip to Long Island City:

If you'd rather take a look at the full range of activities, jump onto our Long Island City things to do page.

Long Island City Accommodation

Wrap up your day of fun activities with a cosy bed and a soft pillow. Study the 627 properties in Long Island City available via Expedia and choose one for your cheap holiday or luxury getaway.

If you're the type of person that can't fall asleep unless they're lying on 1000 thread count sheets, why not curl up in luxury at The St. Regis New York (Two East 55th St) or the Mandarin Oriental, New York (80 Columbus Circle at 60th Street)? The New York Marriott Downtown (85 West St) and the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel New York - Times Square South (341 West 36th Street) have decent ratings if you want something cheaper.

When in Long Island City, you can't miss Empire State Building. The Langham, New York, Fifth Avenue is approximately 0.1 miles away, and The Chatwal, a Luxury Collection Hotel, New York City is 0.5 miles away.

Nearest Airports to Long Island City

We don't think the airport will be the most memorable moment of your getaway, but there's nothing like the excitement of knowing that your trip to Long Island City is not long away! Once the wheels hit the tarmac at LaGuardia Airport (LGA), you'll be 4 miles from the centre of town.


Long Island City Flight Deals

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Ravel Hotel Trademark Collection by Wyndham AU$222
Reviewed on 5 Aug. 2020
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Ravel Hotel Trademark Collection by Wyndham

Ravel Hotel Trademark Collection by Wyndham

8-08 Queens Plaza South, Long Island City, NY
     
    4.0 of 5
    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Front desk was very cordial. The room was big and clean. The only drawback was that they put me on the 1st floor, I stay there often so it was disappointing not to have a view of the city.

    Hotel Nirvana AU$164
    Reviewed on 13 Jul. 2020
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    Hotel Nirvana

    Hotel Nirvana

    12-02 37th Avenue, Long Island City, NY
       
      3.8 of 5
      2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

      Could be cleaner, all in all very fine for the price

      La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Queens (New York City) AU$148
      Reviewed on 8 Aug. 2020
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      La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Queens (New York City)

      La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Queens (New York City)

      37-18 Queens Blvd, Long Island City, NY
         
        3.1 of 5
        2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

        Nice and very convenient place.

        Aloft Long Island City - Manhattan View AU$206
        Reviewed on 28 Jul. 2020
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        Aloft Long Island City - Manhattan View

        Aloft Long Island City - Manhattan View

        27-45 Jackson Ave, Long Island City, NY
           
          4.2 of 5
          3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          Hotel was very clean especially during covid. Everyone wore a mask. Location was excellent. Close to train stations , bus routes, you can find parking on the street or take an uber. There were places to eat near by even food trucks out front. Outdoor lounge across the street. The only thing was the ...

          Fairfield Inn & Suites New York Queens/Queensboro Bridge AU$145
          Reviewed on 31 Jul. 2020
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          Fairfield Inn & Suites New York Queens/Queensboro Bridge

          Fairfield Inn & Suites New York Queens/Queensboro Bridge

          29-27 40th Rd, Long Island City, NY
             
            4.2 of 5
            3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            Location Is great and the staff was very friendly

            Red Lion Inn & Suites Long Island City AU$126
            Reviewed on 27 Jul. 2020
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            Red Lion Inn & Suites Long Island City

            Red Lion Inn & Suites Long Island City

            42-24 Crescent St, Long Island City, NY
               
              3.8 of 5
              2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

              Rooms were really clean. Easy to check in. Would stay again.

              Four Points by Sheraton Long Island City Queensboro Bridge AU$148
              Reviewed on 5 Aug. 2020
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              Four Points by Sheraton Long Island City Queensboro Bridge

              Four Points by Sheraton Long Island City Queensboro Bridge

              27-05 39th Avenue, Long Island City, NY
                 
                4.1 of 5
                3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                they where great had so much fun my 2 day stay im really thank ful guys!

                Hyatt Place Long Island City/New York City AU$181
                Reviewed on 28 Jul. 2020
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                Hyatt Place Long Island City/New York City

                Hyatt Place Long Island City/New York City

                2707 43rd Ave, Long Island City, NY
                   
                  4.5 of 5
                  3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  Great place good staff will definitely book again

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