Hotels in Carteret, New Jersey

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Carteret overview

Visitors to Carteret have positive things to say about this family-friendly city and its restaurants. There's a nice selection of bars to enjoy during your stay. Though Carteret might not have many well-known attractions, you don't need to venture far to visit Freshkills Park and Union County Performing Arts Center. While you're in town, don't miss out on other sights including Joseph Medwick Park.

Where to stay in Carteret

Whether traveling for business or leisure, Carteret can comfortably accommodate all visitors. There are 2 hotels in Carteret and you can shop as many as 9002 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 54%. Our room prices start at 20 USD per night and below are the number of hotels by star rating in Carteret as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 102 5-star hotels from 183 USD per night
  • • 459 4-star hotels from 109 USD per night
  • • 500 3-star hotels from 89 USD per night
  • • 141 2-star hotels from 55 USD per night

How to get to Carteret

Fly into Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.), 8 mi (12.9 km) from central Carteret. Morristown, NJ (MMU-Morristown Municipal) is the next closest major airport, 17.7 mi (28.5 km) away.

What to see around Carteret

Known for its gardens, the area's family-friendly sights include:
  • • Roller Jam USA
  • • Kids N' Shape
  • • Staten Island Zoo
  • • Triple C Ranch and Nature Center
  • • Bowcraft Amusement Park
For those looking for a souvenir or simply window-shopping, here are some favorite shopping areas to visit:
  • • Staten Island Mall
  • • Bricktown Centre Shopping Center
  • • Woodbridge Center
  • • Menlo Park Mall
  • • Jersey Gardens Outlet Mall
Here are some recommended places to see in the surrounding area:
  • • Freshkills Park (2.1 mi/3.5 km from the city center)
  • • Union County Performing Arts Center (3 mi/4.8 km from the city center)
  • • Staten Island Mall (3.5 mi/5.6 km from the city center)
  • • Rahway River Park (3.7 mi/5.9 km from the city center)
  • • Bricktown Centre Shopping Center (3.8 mi/6.2 km from the city center)

When to visit Carteret

Do you want to know the ideal time of year to visit? Here are the seasonal norms to help with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 55°F day, 23°F night
  • • April-June: 84°F day, 38°F night
  • • July-September: 85°F day, 54°F night
  • • October-December: 71°F day, 27°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 10.63 inches
  • • April-June: 12.24 inches
  • • July-September: 12.44 inches
  • • October-December: 11.06 inches