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Private BR W/bath Close 2 Rutgers, Rwj, J&J Close to Transportation
The price is $105 per night
1.4 mi from city center
Private BR W/bath Close 2 Rutgers, Rwj, J&J Close to Transportation
Private BR Close Rutgers, RWJ Med, Public Transportation
The price is $90 per night
1.4 mi from city center
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Motel 6 New Brunswick
2 out of 5
26 US Highway 1 North, New Brunswick, NJ
Free Cancellation
The price is $62 per night
1.6 mi from city center
2.4/5 (709 reviews)

"Good For. a One Night Stay, the staff was ok bedroom ight"…"

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2020

Motel 6 New Brunswick
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Newark Airport, NJ
3 out of 5
100 International Blvd., Elizabeth, NJ
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $85 per night
18.16 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (2,200 reviews)

"the connection wasn’t as good and it could have been more variety of food"…"

Reviewed on May 18, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Newark Airport, NJ
The Garden Executive Hotel
3 out of 5
101 New World Way, South Plainfield, NJ
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $61 per night
4.19 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (777 reviews)

"Ok for the price can't beat it. Everybody needs to eat and survive."…"

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

The Garden Executive Hotel
Hotel Edison NJ Route 1
2.5 out of 5
610 Route 1 North, Edison, NJ
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $48 per night
2.81 mi from city center
2/5 (474 reviews)

"Stay for relaxation"…"

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

Hotel Edison NJ Route 1
The Heldrich Hotel
4 out of 5
10 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $91 per night
0.16 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (1,573 reviews)
Great stay w/ one small issue...

"It was nice to stay here and the room was comfortable. The only complaint that I have is that it took two days before the heater in my room that made clicking noises was fixed. When I first checked in, I noticed it right away and called the front desk to send someone to fix it. They never did so ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2020

The Heldrich Hotel
Hilton Newark Airport
3.5 out of 5
1170 Spring St, Elizabeth, NJ
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $104 per night
18.63 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (2,154 reviews)

"SO very helpful and accommodating during the pandemic crisis, couldn't have been nicer!"…"

Reviewed on May 15, 2020

Hilton Newark Airport
Hyatt Regency New Brunswick
3.5 out of 5
2 Albany St, GPS Address: 200 Neilson Street, New Brunswick, NJ
Free Cancellation
The price is $109 per night
0.1 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (887 reviews)

"The lobby is really nice. It has an upscale feel to it."…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Hyatt Regency New Brunswick
Extended Stay America Elizabeth - Newark Airport
2.5 out of 5
45 International Blvd., Elizabeth, NJ
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $76 per night
18.22 mi from city center
3.1/5 (1,541 reviews)

"It’s was a nice hotel and nice workers and close to airport"…"

Reviewed on May 13, 2020

Extended Stay America Elizabeth - Newark Airport
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Visiting New Brunswick

Families will find kid-friendly activities in New Brunswick, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its university setting, entertainment choices, and bars.

  • You'll find 98 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Somerset
  • The closest major airport is in Manville, NJ (JVI-Central Jersey Regional), 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Princeton, NJ (PCT), 13.2 mi (21.2 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in New Brunswick

Well known for its theaters, the city's cultural venues include State Theater, George Street Playhouse, and Rutgers University Geology Museum. The university setting is a highlight of the city and Rutgers New Brunswick is worth a campus tour. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Christ Church New Brunswick and Kilmer Square.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 5 hotels and other lodging accommodations to pick from in New Brunswick. Here are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • The Heldrich Hotel - With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an indoor pool, along with WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its clean, comfortable rooms and room service.
  • Hyatt Regency New Brunswick - Our customers like the dining options and pool at this hotel. With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi.
  • Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center - This 2.5-star hotel features free WiFi, free parking, and a business center. Expedia customers like its convenient parking and clean, comfortable rooms.

Getting Around New Brunswick

To see more of the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from New Brunswick Station or New Brunswick Jersey Ave Station. New Brunswick may not have many public transportation choices so consider renting a car to explore more.

Dressing for New Brunswick

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 56°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 21°F
  • From April to June, the average is 85°F during the day and 36°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 86°F during the day and 49°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 72°F as the daytime average and 23°F as the nighttime average
  • Average annual rainfall for New Brunswick is 48.90 inches
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 84°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 23°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in New Brunswick?
The Heldrich Hotel is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an indoor pool. Motel 6 New Brunswick is another favorite option for your trip based on traveler reviews.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in New Brunswick, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you may still be able to cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals in New Brunswick.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to New Brunswick?
For more information about changing or cancelling your trip to New Brunswick, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in New Brunswick?
Based on reviews, Hyatt Regency New Brunswick is a popular 3.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and an indoor pool. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center and Motel 6 New Brunswick.
What's the best place to stay for a family vacation in New Brunswick?
Hyatt Regency New Brunswick is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Other options for your family trip include The Heldrich Hotel and Motel 6 New Brunswick. Attractions in the area like Kids N’ Shape and Roller Jam USA are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic vacation to New Brunswick?
The Heldrich Hotel is a favorite 4-star hotel for couples, and features premium bedding and an indoor pool.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in New Brunswick?
Motel 6 New Brunswick is a top property for people traveling with their pets, and offers laundry facilities and free WiFi for its human guests. The Heldrich Hotel is another good option if you’re bringing your pet along.
What's the best place to stay close to Rutgers New Brunswick?
Hyatt Regency New Brunswick 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 0.6 mi (1 km) from Rutgers New Brunswick. Another good option is The Heldrich Hotel, located just 0.7 mi (1.2 km) away.
What about the best place to stay close to State Theater?
One of the top choices for your stay is The Heldrich Hotel, located next to State Theater, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an indoor pool. Hyatt Regency New Brunswick and Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center are two other good choices in the immediate area.
What's the best luxury hotel in New Brunswick?
The Heldrich Hotel is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant and spa services, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay.
What are some accommodations with pools in New Brunswick?
Hyatt Regency New Brunswick is a popular 3.5-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, a restaurant, and free WiFi. The Heldrich Hotel is an additional hotel with an onsite pool.
What is the best spa hotel in New Brunswick?
The Heldrich Hotel is a top spa hotel featuring a restaurant, an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a bar. Another popular spa hotel in New Brunswick is Hyatt Regency New Brunswick.

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