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Allegria Hotel
4 out of 5
80 West Broadway, Long Beach, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $299 per night
8.63 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (984 reviews)

"The property is not at full capacity but they are doing the best they can. It’s still a very nice hotel and excellent location. The beach chairs are included with reservations, however, they are quite flimsy, you should request from mgmt if renting from Beach Comfort could be arranged instead at ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

Allegria Hotel
Crowne Plaza JFK Airport New York City
3.5 out of 5
138-10 135th Ave, Jamaica, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $109 per night
9.76 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (1,654 reviews)

"Such an amazing hotel. Clean and comfortable. Everything was as expected as possible."…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2020

Crowne Plaza JFK Airport New York City
Hilton Garden Inn Melville
3 out of 5
1575 Round Swamp Rd, Plainview, NY
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The price is $132 per night
10.59 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (963 reviews)

"The place was great, Mercedes at the front desk was so nice and helpful!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Melville
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Ravel Hotel Trademark Collection by Wyndham
4 out of 5
8-08 Queens Plaza South, Long Island City, NY
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The price is $93 per night
17.59 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (1,010 reviews)

"This hotel is very modern and clean but due to Covid, all the amenities were closed. No pool, no rooftop, no gym, nothing. My friends and I just remained in the room and had a bikini party with music from our phones and we brought our own alcohol."…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Ravel Hotel Trademark Collection by Wyndham
Hotel Nirvana
2.5 out of 5
12-02 37th Avenue, Long Island City, NY
The price is $70 per night
17.2 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (664 reviews)

"What I like about the Hotel is cleanliness, it has WiFi, Cable. It has a hairdryer, Refrigerator and Iron and Ironing board. What I don't like is the location. There are not many stores to shop nearby not even a place to eat."…"

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

Hotel Nirvana
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Queens (New York City)
2.5 out of 5
37-18 Queens Blvd, Long Island City, NY
The price is $71 per night
16.35 mi from city center
3.2/5 (2,207 reviews)

"It’s a clean property, and it’s a great staff. Sunnyside is an awesome neighborhood"…"

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2020

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Queens (New York City)
Hilton Garden Inn Queens/JFK Airport
3 out of 5
14818 134th St, Jamaica, NY
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The price is $101 per night
10.12 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (989 reviews)

"It was a short stay & a great stay. Hilton garden inn never disappoints."…"

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Queens/JFK Airport
Fairfield Inn & Suites New York Queens/Queensboro Bridge
3 out of 5
29-27 40th Rd, Long Island City, NY
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The price is $89 per night
16.87 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (966 reviews)

"The staff was very nice & helpful, however, the bathroom need some up keep. The.sink & tub drainish was very slow. I had to let the desk know that our chair in the.room was broken as well"…"

Reviewed on Jun 6, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites New York Queens/Queensboro Bridge
citizenM New York Bowery
4 out of 5
189 Bowery, New York, NY
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The price is $109 per night
19.62 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,817 reviews)

"Great location. Modern lobby with lots of art. Great views of lower Manhattan."…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2020

citizenM New York Bowery
Aliz Hotel Times Square
4 out of 5
310 W. 40th Street, New York, NY
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The price is $87 per night
19.81 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (1,105 reviews)

"Everything was great from the check in to the checkout"…"

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

Aliz Hotel Times Square
Arlo NoMad
4 out of 5
11 East 31st Street, New York, NY
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The price is $99 per night
19.36 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (2,082 reviews)

"Beautiful view of the city, the rooms are small but provide you with a comfy atmosphere. Perfect for a couple getaway."…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Arlo NoMad
Park Lane Hotel
4 out of 5
36 Central Park S, New York, NY
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The price is $144 per night
19.09 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (9,778 reviews)

"Great experience with beautiful view of Central Park on 44 floor"…"

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2020

Park Lane Hotel
The Roosevelt Hotel, New York City
4 out of 5
45 E 45th Street, New York, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $129 per night
19.06 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (29,852 reviews)

"The first set of passed for me to go to the room. The room was dirty. It wasn’t cleaned . The bed was not made"…"

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2020

The Roosevelt Hotel, New York City
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham New York City Central Park
2.5 out of 5
31 W 71st St, New York, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $76 per night
19.4 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (914 reviews)

"Excellent location and very good price. Friendly staff, clean rooms."…"

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham New York City Central Park
Holiday Inn Manhattan 6th Ave - Chelsea
3.5 out of 5
125 W 26th St, New York, NY
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The price is $74 per night
19.73 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (975 reviews)

"I had the feeling that they are taking vouchers from the city from low income people or with issues. There was people screaming. Room was very tiny, as bathroom as well. The premises need a little bit of care, cleaning , etc."…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Holiday Inn Manhattan 6th Ave - Chelsea
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Visiting Hempstead

Visitors can enjoy all that Hempstead has to offer including the live music, shopping, and festivals. Tourists can also enjoy the city's restaurants and university setting. Around the area, top sights include Long Beach, Floating Pool, and Bronx Zoo.

  • There are 1353 hotels and other accommodations in the surrounding area
  • The closest major airport is in New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.), 9.5 mi (15.3 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Farmingdale, NY (FRG-Republic), 10.6 mi (17 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Hempstead

The university setting is a highlight of the city and Hofstra University is worth a campus tour. Additionally, you might want to add Hempstead Lake State Park to your agenda.

As you make plans for a getaway to Hempstead, your ideal accommodation may not be centrally located but you'll find 109 hotels and other lodging options within the local area. Below are places to stay in the region:

  • The Roosevelt Hotel, New York City is 19.1 mi (30.7 km) from the center of Hempstead. This 4-star hotel in New York features 3 restaurants, a 24-hour health club, and a bar. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its beach locale.
  • Salisbury Hotel is located 19.3 mi (31 km) from the heart of Hempstead. This 3-star hotel in New York features parking, a business center, and concierge services. Our customers like its proximity to public transit and comfortable rooms.
  • Park Central Hotel New York is 19.4 mi (31.2 km) from central Hempstead. This 4-star hotel in New York features free WiFi, a 24-hour health club, and a bar. Our customers like its family-friendly amenities and central location.

Top places to see around the area include Long Beach, located 8.7 mi (14.1 km) from the city center, and Floating Pool, which is 15.7 mi/25.3 km away.

Getting Around Hempstead

To venture out into the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Hempstead Station. Hempstead might not have very many public transit options so consider renting a car to explore more.

Dressing for Hempstead

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 54°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 26°F
  • From April to June, the average is 82°F during the day and 39°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 84°F during the day and 55°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 70°F as the daytime average and 28°F as the nighttime average
  • About 42.76 inches of rain falls on Hempstead each year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 82°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 28°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Hempstead?
Arlo NoMad, located 19.4 mi (31.2 km) from the heart of Hempstead, is a top choice for your stay based on our traveler data. Other good choices for your stay in the area are Aliz Hotel Times Square and Ravel Hotel Trademark Collection by Wyndham.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Hempstead, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most room reservations are refundable if you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before check in. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to review the best deals in Hempstead.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Hempstead?
For additional details about changing or cancelling your trip to Hempstead, click here.
Where is the best hotel to stay with easy access to Hofstra University?
Long Island Marriott is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and an indoor pool. It’s located just a short 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Hofstra University. Other good choices within 5 miles include La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Garden City and Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Long Island - Garden City.
What about the best place to stay near Hempstead Lake State Park?
One of the top choices for your stay is The Garden City Hotel, located 2 mi (3.3 km) from Hempstead Lake State Park, and this 4-star hotel offers a full-service spa and a restaurant. Ramada by Wyndham Rockville Centre and La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Garden City are two other good options within a few miles.

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