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Whether you’re looking for an old-fashioned grandeur or cutting-edge contemporary design, Newark is home to some of the swankiest hotels in the world. With a plethora of stylish hotels, where do you stay? Here are some top picks.
Courtyard Newark Downtown
Centrally located, the Courtyard Newark Downtown is an ideal place for those who prefer to stay in the most happening part of the town. Each unit; Guest rooms, Suites, and Junior Suites; feature a desk and an ergonomic chair, ironing board, coffee maker, and a mini refrigerator.
Visitors on business are pampered with the perfect setting for meetings at the hotel’s on-site restaurant The Bistro – Eat.Drink.Connect. Even guests on leisure can stay in and unwind with an evening cocktail. You’ll find no trouble in staying busy with their in-room entertainment.
Hotel Indigo Newark
Constructed on the site of the former First National State Bank Building, the newly opened Hotel Indigo Newark Downtown has 12 floors with 106 rooms. Each unit is outfitted with an iPad, where guests have the freedom to control features like the window shades as well as room service.
Comfy rooms have plush bedding and spa style bathrooms, complete with hard surface flooring. Along with fine hospitality, the hotel is located in the epicenter of major sporting and cultural events held in Newark. Keep an eye on the signature mural which boasts the hotel’s artistic aspects.
Springhill Suites Newark International Airport
Spacious Suites and state-of-the-art facilities stacked in a newly renovated property by Marriott offer comfortable stay under one roof. Rooms at Springhill Suites Newark International Airport are furnished with a kitchenette featuring microwaves, mini-fridge, and utensils, along with oversized Ottoman chairs and desks in an open-style living area and Paul Mitchel bathroom amenities.
Guests will love the indoor pool complete with an on-site fitness center. With complimentary breakfast, guests are welcome to also spend an evening filled with great meals and conversations at their local restaurant.
Hilton Newark Penn Station
Rooms at Hilton Newark Penn Station are tastefully decorated with subtle tones boasting the Hilton Serenity Collection. The guest rooms, suites and executive rooms adorned with maple woods, feature allergen-free comforter along with deluxe bath amenities.
Splurge a bit and stay in the presidential Suites featuring plush couches and flat panel HDTV. There is also a separate living room with desks where you can sit to finish your work. Like most hotels in Newark, guests are not compromised in terms of the hospitality.
Newark, NJ has a little bit of everything to suit anyone’s needs. From posh to contemporary, this location has some of the swankiest hotels sure to make your visit memorable.
Author Bio: Shilpa Balakrishnan is a travel writer who enjoys writing about her travels to offbeat places – explored by road from a local’s perspective. She holds a master’s degree in Finance, but rather uses the math lessons to plan a trip on a budget. Apart from writing for her website The Satori Saga, she also works for Hipmunk on their City Love Project and you can follow her on Facebook. When she’s on road, she illustrates and paints artwork inspired from her travels.