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Top Upper East Side Cheap Hotels

Gardens Suites Hotel by Affinia
3 out of 5
215 E 64th St, New York, NY
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The price is $224 per night from Nov 7 to Nov 8
4.3/5Excellent! (988 reviews)
Spring Break 2020

"It was an amazing stay! The staff was very friendly and helpful... especially Chris!!! Even amongst all the closures and everything we had an amazing time with the help of the staff. And they were so good to my kids and our pet.. I highly recommend this place!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Gardens Suites Hotel by Affinia
Courtyard by Marriott New York Manhattan/Upper East Side
3.5 out of 5
410 E 92nd St, New York, NY
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The price is $159 per night from Oct 31 to Nov 1
4.2/5Very Good! (1,173 reviews)

"I liked having a refrigerator - however it stopped working on the 5th night of my stay I had to hang out in the lobby while they replaced it. I expected the sink to be outside the shower area - so that was disappointing. Also, the only ice machine in the building was in the lower lobby. I was on ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott New York Manhattan/Upper East Side
The Marmara Manhattan
3.5 out of 5
301 E 94th St, New York, NY
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4.2/5Very Good! (940 reviews)

"A little dated but clean and well kept. The full kitchen is great and the AC worked very well during this very hot July"…"

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2020

The Marmara Manhattan

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Bentley Hotel
4 out of 5
500 E 62nd St, New York, NY
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3.9/5Good! (1,793 reviews)

"Location across from surgery center.Helpful staff. parking."…"

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2020

Bentley Hotel
The Franklin Hotel
3.5 out of 5
164 E 87th St, New York, NY
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The price is $119 per night from Nov 22 to Nov 23
3.3/5 (989 reviews)

"The rooms were wayyyyyy too small and the hot water was very unpredictable and literally burned by friend’s body. The staff were over the top friendly and helpful aside from this."…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2020

The Franklin Hotel
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Cheap Hotels in Upper East Side

Explore low cost places to stay in Upper East Side on Expedia.com and plan a vacation that matches your budget. Upper East Side is a destination that travelers visit for its top museums and major shopping area. You can look through a variety of accommodation choices offered at special member prices and Expedia Rates to find great deals. With our site's convenient page filters, you can search by price per night, or by top amenities like free parking and a swimming pool. If you're hoping for reasonable options around local sights, such as Bloomingdale's or Central Park, try out the location filters to narrow down your search. As you browse, use the heart button to save your favorites so that you can return to them easily when you're ready to book.

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Planning Your Trip to Upper East Side

Still picking travel dates? Find out more about the local climate with these monthly averages so you can make the most of your time.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 83°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 28°F
  • Rainiest months: July, April, August, and June, with an average rainfall of 4.49 inches
  • Driest months: February, January, November, and December, with an average rainfall of 3.69 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Upper East Side

Upper East Side attracts visitors with its top museums and major shopping area, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Barney's and Bloomingdale's, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Check out the local culture at Caren Golden Fine Art and Asia Society Museum, or visit other spots like Park Avenue Armory.

Travelers also like Upper East Side for its:
  • Art
  • Architecture
  • Restaurants
  • Theater
  • Entertainment
  • Skyscrapers

Getting Around Upper East Side

The closest airport is 4.4 mi (7.1 km) away from the city center in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia). However, if that doesn't suit your budget, you can book a flight to Teterboro, NJ (TEB), located 7.8 mi (12.5 km) away. Nearby metro stations include 86 St. Station, 77 St. Station, and 96 St. Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Upper East Side like for travelers on a budget?
Upper East Side offers cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. In addition to its well-known attractions like Madison Avenue and Bloomingdale’s, this destination is home to Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden and Carl Schurz Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Upper East Side?
Based on reviews, Courtyard by Marriott New York Manhattan/Upper East Side is a popular 3.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and laundry facilities. Other options for your budget-friendly stay include Bentley Hotel and The Franklin Hotel.
How many cheap hotels are there in Upper East Side?
Expedia has 6 hotels in Upper East Side that are ideal if you are watching your pennies.
What is there to see and do in Upper East Side?
Upper East Side draws tourists with its top museums and art galleries, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Metropolitan Museum of Art and Central Park, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Enjoy the local natural beauty at Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden and Carl Schurz Park, or check out the area’s cultural spots like Museum Mile.
How can I get to Upper East Side and get around on a budget?
Checking out these ways to get around Upper East Side is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The closest airport is 13 mi (20.9 km) away from the center in John F. Kennedy Intl. Airport (JFK). If that doesn’t suit your budget, you can book a flight to Liberty Intl. Airport (EWR), located 13.1 mi (21 km) away. Nearby metro stations include 86 St. Station (Lexington Av.), East 86th Street Station, and 77 St. Station (Lexington Av.).

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