Just across from Lady Liberty on Long Island lies the New York City borough of Brooklyn. Here the sprawling big city meets a great big garden. When you book hotels near the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, you get the best of the city and the peace only nature can bring.
Located in Prospect Park neighborhood, the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens have thrived since 1910. You will want to spend a full day here to take in all that surrounds you. Spanning 52 acres, there are eight smaller, themed gardens within the larger garden. Some not-to-be-missed gardens are the Japanese Hill and Pond Garden, The Cranford Rose Garden, and the Children's Garden. When you stay in one of the hotels close to the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, you can walk to the C.V. Starr Bonsai Museum, the Steinhardt Conservatory, an aquatic plant house, and art galleries all within the Botanical Gardens.
When you stay in Brooklyn, look for cheap hotels close to the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens so you have plenty of dinero for popular tourist attractions like Coney Island's two theme parks, Luna Park and Deno's Wonder Wheel Amusement Park. You and the whole family can spend the entire day here—just make sure to refuel on some Coney Island Dogs while you are there! Take a walk among the famous Brooklyn brownstones and take in the architecture of the city. Soldiers' and Sailors' Arch is just 10 minutes through the Botanical Gardens past the Brooklyn Public Library. Vacations in Brooklyn are not complete without a trip over the Brooklyn Bridge and into Times Square.
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