Book a Summer Break in New YorkAmy Van De Casteele
There’s nothing like spending a summer vacation in New York, with its bright, hot sunshine, outdoor festivals and a colourful variety of entertainments ranging from concerts to art exhibitions. If you want to book a summer break in New York look no further than HotelTravel.com and take advantage of our exclusive promotions.
In Midtown, the Cassa Hotel New York offers elegant 4 star accommodation which includes access to the hotel spa and a convenient airport shuttle service, leading to a high rating from HotelTravel.com customers, while the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel boasts an impressive selection of services and facilities. Downtown, you will find the Mondrian Soho Hotel, a classy 4 star hotel with a fitness centre and art gallery, nestled right in the heart of vibrant Soho.
If you want to spend your break enjoying the vibrant cultural scene of the city, you will be spoilt for choice by the plethora of summer activities in New York. If you love picturesque strolls in the sunshine, catch a ferry to the newly extended Governors Island Park and wander along shrubbery-lined paths reminiscent of the maze in Alice in Wonderland before cooling off with a delicious ice cream from the Alchemy Creamery.
You can also check out the new Pier and man-made beach in Brooklyn Bridge Park and if you love golf head to the recently renovated Van Cortlandt Park Golf Course, which includes a charming clubhouse and restaurant, not to mention novice-friendly tees to help amateur players improve their shots.
There’s always a fashionable new restaurant or bar opening in New York City and this summer is no exception. If you want to eat where all the trendy locals are eating during your summer break in the city, be sure to check out The Arrogant Swine beer hall and garden which serves mouth-watering whole-hog barbecues and the best imported beers, or make your way to Pier A Harbour House for fine wines and fine dining in this three-storey complex. Finish off the long summer days with more wine and cocktails at a stylish rooftop bar like The Skylark on West 39th Street or Bar 54 in the Hyatt Times Square.