By Nicole Brewer
Even though the Northeast of USA includes areas like NYC and Jersey City can be a bit cold at this time of year, don’t let that deter you from visiting as a tourist for some family fun. There are plenty of things to do like visiting Times Square in the Big Apple or the Statue of Liberty. While there is a host of hotels in Jersey City, NYC or Pittsburgh, check out this list of family friendly hotels if you have the whole family on board for a visit to the Northeast.
Z NYC Hotel is conveniently located on the East River, only miles away from the Chrysler Building, Madison Square Garden, and Yankee Stadium. The pet-friendly hotel allows guests to bring their family dog to stay in the suites along with the kids. Additionally, the hotel features a free continental breakfast, a rooftop terrace, and complimentary bicycles to go exploring the area. Enjoy the stunning views from your suite in addition to pillow-top beds covered in Egyptian sheets, free Wi-Fi, glorious waterfall showers, and an I-Pod docking station for listening to great tunes after a full day of exploring the NYC area.
The Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside is perfectly situated along the Genesee River, right near attractions like the Blue Cross Arena and the Rochester Riverside Convention Center. The hotel is a great option for families traveling to “Festival City” as Rochester is commonly known for a host of events including the Rochester Lilac Festival at Highland Park and more. Hotel amenities include a fitness center and business center for meetings. The huge rooms offer amazing views of the Genesee River or downtown Rochester. They also feature flat screen TVs, luxuriously soft bedding, and free Wi-Fi.
OF LIBERTY AND JERSEY CITY(Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Located just miles away from the airport, Sky City at Waterfront North offers stunning views of the city. The modern and upscale décor will want you staying for an extended stay at this Jersey City hotel. Guest can enjoy being perfectly situated between NYC and Jersey to enjoy tourist attractions like Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty. Rooms feature either wired internet or Wi-Fi depending upon your needs. Additional room amenities include iPod docking stations, full living areas, and kitchenettes making it perfect for a family getaway.
The Omni William Penn Hotel is situated amongst top attractions in Pittsburgh including ToonSeum Pittsburgh Museum of Cartoon Art and the Benedum Center if you are looking to attend cultural performances while in town. The affordable hotel offers two onsite restaurants, as well as an onsite hair salon. It also features the Omni Sensational Kids Program, which offers activities and games for children. Rooms boast flat screen TVs, huge beds, and comfortable hypoallergenic bedding.
So no matter if you are looking for a hotel in the NYC area or Pittsburgh for your family getaway to the Northeast, we’ve got you covered with these family friendly hotels.
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Nicole Brewer is the Co-Founder of the I Luv 2 Globe Trot travel site and community. She is currently located in Oman teaching English and loves to travel while inspiring others to trot the globe!