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New York Travel Guide

Perhaps no city on the planet mixes old and new world, cultures and activities better than New York City. Whether it's seeing a show on Broadway, exploring Ellis Island and learning about the city's multicultural foundation, or strolling through the woods in Central Park, New York will never leave any visitor bored.

Things to Do in New York

Aside from the previously mentioned activities, many visitors check out the Metropolitan Museum of Art, head to the observation deck at 30 Rock for incredible views of the city, and visit the 9/11 memorial and museum to learn about the events that gravely wounded, but ultimately strengthened the city. Don't forget to do some culinary exploring as the city has an excellent restaurant reputation. If you're up for it, hit some of the clubs downtown and keep your eyes open for celebrities. The people of New York are proud of their city, but have a reputation for being helpful and welcoming to visitors. Asking for directions will almost always be met enthusiastically.

Best Time to Visit New York

The best time to visit the city is in the late spring and early fall. Temperatures are mild (the city heats up in the summer and gets freezing cold in the winter) and the crowds thin out somewhat.

Price and Availability Index in New York

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in New York is in September, while the cheapest month is in February. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in New York is in the high season in September. New York has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in New York tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in New York tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.

The weather in New York

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in New York. The warmest months in New York are June and July, when temperatures reach 94 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 9 ˚F. The wettest month in New York is May with 6.38 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 1.58 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in New York

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, Homeaway, Agoda and more at AllTheRooms.com. New York has 19755 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in New York is available at $7 per night. A typical accommodation in New York costs on average $226 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in New York, then you can choose from over 11477 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 508 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 1510 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you are driving to New York, you'll want to pick from 3058 places to stay that provide parking. 350 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 1648 pet-friendly accommodations available.

We combine a wide variety of New York accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 8 providers, including 10525 places to stay from Airbnb, 743 accommodations from Homeaway and 329 places to stay from Agoda.

12143 of our accommodations in New York have been reviewed and rated. 47% are rated excellent or good. You can instantly book any of 3052 places to stay right now.

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