Hipmunk Hotels: Wonderful Holiday Destinations in Elmhurst, Allentown, Newport and more

The post below was originally written by Mila Bozic and published on Apr 26, 2016.

The Northeastern region is rich with 72 National Wildlife Refuges, which is a home to 92 different rare and endangered species, but at the same time it is the second most urban area.  The northeast is one of the most fascinating destinations for vacation that will satisfy most adventurous and demanding travelers.


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Enjoy Museums in Elmhurst, NY

Elmhurst, NY is a culturally diversified part of the New York City in the northwest region. So many amazing historic districts, houses and museums, such as Louis Armstrong House Museum, makes this city special. While you are visiting Elmhurst, you can always stop by NY, which is only 10 miles away. The place has many economical hotels and accommodations that will save you money. For example, the Clarion Hotel La Guardia Airport or Laguardia Plaza Hotel are convenient and affordable. Also, for less than $130 a night you can stay at the New York LaGuardia Airport Marriott.


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Have a Great Time in the “City of Action” Allentown, PA

Allentown, PA was established in 1762 on the Lehigh River. This dynamic and bustling city offers superb entertainment in assorted nightlife, exquisite restaurants, outdoor recreation, and golfing. For art and history lovers, there are many places to visit. In terms of hotels, there is something for everyone. For the most modest options in Allentown there is Quality Inn, where the rates range from $53 per night. More fancy hotels like Holiday Inn Express & Suites Allentown starts at $103 per night and Holiday Inn Allentown Center Cityat  $88 per night.


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Break Away in Newport, RI

Newport, founded in 1639, is a worldwide known seaside escape in New England. The city is famous for Gilded Age mansions, the America’s Cup yacht race, Cliff Walk, and Newport jazz. The folk festivals attract many tourists each year. Newport used to be a summer resort for rich and famous, but now a vacation in Newport is more accessible to everyone. Local hotels offer good prices on accommodation.  Just to mention a couple of our favorites: The Newport Harbor Hotel & Marina, and The Forty 1 North. You may have a harder time finding available economical accommodations in Newport during summer, so a good option are hotels North of the city, near Miantonomi Memorial Park, such as The Best Western The Mainstay Inn, and The Carriage Inn.


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Enjoy the Scenery in Burlington, VT

The small but very much alive and welcoming city of Burlington, VT sits on the eastern shoreline of Lake Champlain. This nationally awarded city booms in art and culture scene, and it is fantastic for shopping and festivals that are held all year long. Picturesque beauty of its waterfront-lakeside parks, boat excursions, and walking or biking down the Lake Champlain Islands are memorable. When booking a hotel in Burlington, you will find better rates in the off-season. One of the recommended hotels in the downtown region is the Hilton Burlington. For business people, a hotel that offers beneficial amenities is the Courtyard Marriott Burlington Harbor.


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Discover the Hudson River while in Jersey City, NJ

There are eight districts in Jersey City, NJ. Those are the Historic Downtown, Waterfront, Journal Square, The Heights, Liberty State Park, Bergen/LafayetteAs, and West Side and Greenville. As New Jersey’s second largest city, Jersey City has plenty  to offer to tourists. Must do things while in JC are ‘Walking along the Hudson River waterfront’ and ‘Taking a ferry to the Statue of Liberty or Ellis Island’. It is not always easy to find good deals and affordable hotel arrangements in this area. If you plan your trip ahead of time, and avoid major holidays you will get the best for less, such as Hyatt Regency Jersey City on the Hudson.

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