Hotels near Statue of Liberty
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The Statue of Liberty is located on Liberty Island in New York Harbor. Not many visitors know that Liberty Island was originally a station where quarantined smallpox victims resided, then became the spot where the Earl of Cassils built a summer home. It is actually closer to New Jersey than New York, and it sits in the waters of New Jersey.

Hipmunk's Best Hotels near Statue of Liberty

Hilton Garden Inn New York West 35th St
Hilton Garden Inn New York West 35th St
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8.5
Excellent
63 West 35th Street, New York
from $98
Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC
Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC
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8.3
Excellent
18 Ninth Avenue, New York
from $175
Shelburne Hotel & Suites by Affinia
Shelburne Hotel & Suites by Affinia
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8.1
Excellent
303 Lexington Avenue 37th and Lexington New York N, New York
from $120
Hampton Inn Manhattan Times Square North
Hampton Inn Manhattan Times Square North
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8.2
Excellent
851 Eighth Avenue, New York
from $89
Intercontinental Hotels New York Times Square
Intercontinental Hotels New York Times Square
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8.2
Excellent
300 West 44th Street, New York
from $136
The Jewel Hotel
The Jewel Hotel
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8.8
Excellent
11 West 51st Street, New York
from $116
Doubletree by Hilton Metropolitan Hotel
Doubletree by Hilton Metropolitan Hotel
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7.5
Good
569 Lexington Avenue, New York
from $109
The Kimberly Hotel
The Kimberly Hotel
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9.3
Excellent
145 East 50th Street, New York
from $136
Kimpton Ink48 Hotel
Kimpton Ink48 Hotel
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8.8
Excellent
653 11th Avenue, New York
from $158
The Empire Hotel
The Empire Hotel
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7.6
Good
44 West 63rd Street, New York
from $135
More About Hotels near Statue of Liberty...

What's the Statue of Liberty?

The Statue of Liberty was given as a gift to the United States by France in 1886. It was designated on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1966 and became a U.S. National Monument in 1924 under President Calvin Coolidge. It draws a large number of visitors annually because of its representation of freedom and escape from persecution for immigrants.

Which Hotels Have the Best View near the Statue of Liberty?

Many of the hotels near Liberty State Park are actually in New Jersey. One option is Sky City at Park, which features 18 apartments where guests can relax with full kitchens, washers and dryers, and sofa beds. The property has two-bedroom suites available with views of the Statue of Liberty.

Park Avenue Suites is also in Jersey City but is within a 10-minute drive, so it is one of the better choices among hotels near Ellis Island. This hotel offers a terrace and a garden for tranquil relaxation spots. If you want to stay in a hotel for adults only, check out Luxy on The Hudson. It also features apartment-style accommodations with kitchens and a seasonal outdoor pool.

What Are the Benefits or Drawbacks from Staying at a Hotel Near the Statue of Liberty?

Because the Statue of Liberty is closer to New Jersey, hotels close to it require some travel to get back to Manhattan. Dining, shopping, and nightlife are more readily available in the city. The benefit is the breathtaking view of the statue from many of the rooms.

What Do I Need to Know About the Statue of Liberty?

During the summertime, ferry lines are long and the island is crowded. You can skip the ticket lines at the attraction if you purchase them online in advance.