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Get an overview of this hotelNew York hotel near JFK, 14 miles from Manhattan


This recently renovated New York area hotel is less than 2 miles from John F Kennedy International Airport, 5 miles from Rockaway Beach and 14 miles from Manhattan. The New York subway and the Aqueduct Race Track & Casino are also nearby.

Free continental breakfast

Howard Johnson Inn Jamaica JFK Airport NYC provides complimentary "Rise and Dine Continental Breakfast" includes a variety of cereals and freshly baked goods, as well as coffee, different fruit juices, french toast, and yogurt. Also included is complimentary high-speed Internet access.

Renovated guestrooms

Renovated in 2011, guestrooms offer new beds, one-cup coffeemakers, massaging showerheads, in-room safes, refrigerators, clock radios, satellite TV, and granite bathrooms.

Howard Johnson Inn Jamaica JFK Airport NYC

Hotel Amenities

Guests favorite property amenities

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

Hotel Amenities

The hotel is also close to the New York subway. This New York-area hotel provides a complimentary continental breakfast of cereals, baked goods, coffee, juices, french toast, and yogurt. Additionally, newspapers and coffee in the lobby are available. Guests can also take advantage of the hotel’s free WiFi internet access. This hotel uses Earth Green practices, all rooms are non-smoking. ADA defined service animals are welcome at this hotel; no other pets are allowed. A roundtrip airport shuttle operates from 5 AM to 12 AM daily from Federal Circle. Guests arriving at JFK airport are asked to take Air Tran to Federal Circle, and call the hotel for pick up. Last pick up is at 11:45 PM at Federal circle. This shuttle requires a reservation.

Within a few minutes of the hotel you will find JFK and LaGuardia airports, Jones Beach State Park, Rockaway Beach, Arthur Ash Stadium, and the New York Aquarium.

  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Total number of rooms - 71 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Express check-out 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Satellite TV service 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Hydromassage showerhead 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Television 
  • Desk 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

This New York-area hotel serves a complimentary "Rise and Dine Continental Breakfast" includes a variety of cereals and freshly baked goods, as well as coffee, different fruit juices, french toast, and yogurt each morning from 6:30-10:00 AM.

Nearby restaurants:


New Hunan Wok


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Parcel deliveries will be accepted free of charge for the first parcel delivery per room. Any deliveries received after will be charged a USD 10 handling fee. The hotel cannot be held responsible for lost or damaged goods. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Hotel Name

  • Howard Johnson Inn Jamaica JFK Airport
  • Howard Johnson Inn Jamaica JFK Airport NYC
  • Howard Johnson Jamaica JFK Airport NYC
  • Howard Johnson Inn NYC

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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