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Princeton Vacation: Coronavirus Information

Most Princeton 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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Princeton Vacation

Does Expedia have vacation package deals to Princeton?

Yes! It has never been easier to save cash with Princeton vacation packages on Expedia. You'll have loads more time to work out your exciting experiences — and more cash to splash!

How much can I save with a Princeton vacation package?

Savings of as much as $583* are waiting for smart vacationers who book a package deal on Expedia.

Can I choose my airline with a Princeton Expedia vacation package?

With more than 550 partner airlines and 1,000,000 properties worldwide, our global database can get you to your ideal vacation spot.

Do I lose money if I change my mind after I have booked my Princeton vacation package?

Not 100% sure about your booking? There are no extra charges from us if you change almost any reservation.

What are the best places to visit in Princeton?

There are heaps of wonderful things you can do when you're in a new destination. So why not get your trip to Princeton off to a sensational start by having a look at some of our suggestions? After all – out there starts here!

McCarter Theater puts on an array of events, performances and festivals throughout the year. Be sure to check out the events schedule to find an activity that suits. Visitors in this destination have an abundance of choice. From autobiographies to academic journals, Princeton Public Library has a vast array of reading material for dedicated bookworms. Why not take a tour and learn about the collections housed there? Still have time to spare? Nothing gives us a look into former times quite like historic buildings. Why not tour the inside of Jasna Polana and learn a few titbits about what went on within its walls?

What are the most popular activities for a Princeton vacation?

Vacations are pretty great to begin with. But throwing yourself into the exciting experiences on offer always makes them better!

Searching for something totally different to do? A 2-Day Princeton+Philadelphia+D.C. Tour (from NYC/NJ) DC2 is worth looking into.

If you'd like to take a look at a full list of activities, jump onto our Princeton things to do page.

What types of accommodations are available in Princeton?

Expect a wide range of accommodations when you travel to Princeton. With no less than 25 properties on offer, it won't be too hard securing a comfy place for your luxury getaway or cheap vacation.

Kick off your search for a dreamy Princeton base by checking out the rates and amenities at the Hyatt Regency Princeton (102 Carnegie Ctr) and the Inn at Glencairn (3301 Lawrenceville Rd). On the hunt for something more affordable? The Howard Johnson - Princeton/Lawrenceville (2995 Brunswick Ave) and the Red Roof Inn Princeton - Ewing (3203 Brunswick Pike) are a couple of places that won't break the bank.

Is there an airport in Princeton?

Make your way through the security gate, hop onboard the plane, stow your baggage and buckle up! Your exciting trip to Princeton isn't far off now. After the wheels touch down at Liberty International Airport (EWR), you will be around 35 miles from the downtown area.



*Savings based on all vacation package bookings with Flight + Hotel on Expedia.com from January through December 2020, as compared to price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.


Guide to Exploring around Princeton

What are the advantages of a road trip to Princeton? 

There’s nothing quite like a Princeton road trip. And Expedia makes it easy for you to turn all those road trip ideas into reality. You can find cheap deals on hotels in Princeton or bundle your hotels with car rentals to save even more. With our Princeton packages, you’ll find hitting the highway for that road trip adventure is more affordable than ever.  

How to plan a road trip to Princeton? 

Planning a road trip can feel daunting, especially when you’ll be making multiple bookings for your itinerary. But you can find car rentals and low rates on hotels all in one place— Expedia. How you plan your road trip depends on what’s important to you. People love to take road trips to experience the great outdoors, bond with friends or family and see more of the world. When planning, bundle your car rental and hotel into one discounted package to maximize savings on both. Or, leave room for spontaneity, booking what you need when you need it with our last-minute deals.  

What to do on a road trip to Princeton? 

When taking a road trip adventure, it’s best to plan how you want to spend your time on your road trip itinerary. We don’t want you to miss out on any of the best things to do in Princeton. You can book all the road trip activities on your Princeton wishlist, and even plan activities along your route as well.  

How to rent a car for a road trip to Princeton? 

For an epic road trip, you'll need the perfect car. Renting a car for a road trip is the best option that doesn’t put miles or strain on your vehicle, and especially when it's also so affordable. Because when you book on Expedia, it doesn't need to be expensive. You can pick up a cheap car rental and head out to one of these incredible vacation rentals in Princeton. And when you bundle car rentals with hotel stays, you'll save even more on each part of your journey.


Top Princeton Flight + Hotel Deals

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Best Lodging Options Near Princeton

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Hyatt Regency Princeton $91
Reviewed on May 27, 2020
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Hyatt Regency Princeton

Hyatt Regency Princeton

102 Carnegie Ctr, Princeton, NJ
     
    4.3 of 5
    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Everything was fine! There was construction but I did not experience any inconvenience due to it. No breakfast buffet understandably due to COVID but the roasted nuts pack was expired for over 7 months. I would recommend that all food serving type folks check expiration dates.

    Red Roof Inn Princeton - Ewing $60
    Reviewed on Mar 30, 2020
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    Red Roof Inn Princeton - Ewing

    Red Roof Inn Princeton - Ewing

    3203 Brunswick Pike, Lawrenceville, NJ
       
      3.4 of 5
      2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      Great stay as usual. This is one of my favorite places to stay.

      The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village $139
      Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020
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      The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village

      The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village

      201 Village Blvd, Princeton, NJ
         
        4.1 of 5
        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        Comfortable and stylish. Personable and helpful staff. Outlets and charging ports everywhere you need them!

        Hyatt Place Princeton $111
        Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020
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        Hyatt Place Princeton

        Hyatt Place Princeton

        3565 US Highway 1, Princeton, NJ
           
          4.3 of 5
          3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          Property it self was clean and friendly staff, however for the location the price was way too high

          Extended Stay America - Princeton - South Brunswick $63
          Reviewed on Apr 28, 2020
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          Extended Stay America - Princeton - South Brunswick

          Extended Stay America - Princeton - South Brunswick

          4230 Us Route One, Monmouth Junction, NJ
             
            3.1 of 5
            2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            Nice and serine place.. You will surely love it. Secured car park, easy access and they rooms are well cleaned!

            Sonesta ES Suites South Brunswick - Princeton $89
            Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020
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            Sonesta ES Suites South Brunswick - Princeton

            Sonesta ES Suites South Brunswick - Princeton

            4225 US Highway 1, Princeton, NJ
               
              4.1 of 5
              3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              The property was very clean and comfortable. I enjoyed my stay.

              Crowne Plaza Princeton $94
              Reviewed on May 5, 2020
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              Crowne Plaza Princeton

              Crowne Plaza Princeton

              900 Scudders Mill Road, Plainsboro, NJ
                 
                4.4 of 5
                3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                Very beautiful land. The entrance part could look better but overall was very nice and clean

                La Mirage Motor Inn $57
                Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020
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                La Mirage Motor Inn

                La Mirage Motor Inn

                3775 US Highway 1, Monmouth Junction, NJ
                   
                  2.8 of 5
                  2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                  It was Nice and quiet ! Will recommend it to others go check it out you will enjoy !

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