With its close proximity to New York City, Newark is becoming an increasingly popular place for vacations, supported by its incredibly unique character. Why not book into one of the many hotels near Newark, and enjoy the best of both cities? Summers in the area tend to be warm and humid, and it is not uncommon for temperatures to reach 90°F in June, July and August. Snowfall is usually experienced in the cold winters, whilst rain is evenly distributed throughout the year.
When to go to NewarkThe majority of visitors arrive during the summer months to take advantage of the warm weather, although this often makes it hard to find cheap hotels in Newark. In order to get a better hotel deal, why not visit between November and April when you also have the chance of catching an New Jersey Nets NBA game?
How to get to NewarkNewark is blessed with a very efficient transport service, and the extensive bus network makes it very easy to travel Newark. The city is served by Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), where there are also many places to stay, including the popular Sheraton Newark Airport Hotel. Shuttles are available to take you to many of the other NJ hotels. Newark Penn Station is the main rail terminus from where Amtrak and PATH trains provide connections throughout New Jersey, and to New York.
Why visit NewarkNewark is famous for its arts and culture, and a performance at the NJ Performing Arts Center should feature on all itineraries. It is definitely worth checking out Newark Museum, which is home to impressive galleries, a zoo and a planetarium. Day-trips to nearby New York are also recommended when you can enjoy the excitement of the world famous city, with some of the guest houses in Newark providing pre-planned trips.
Where to stay in NewarkWith such a huge range of accommodation in Newark, the city caters for all visitors on all budgets. Have a browse through the various Newark reviews available to you on Hotels.com, find some of the discount hotels we offer, and book your stay directly with us.