New York City, New York, is situated on the East Coast of the United States, but its true location is the center of the world. People have been flocking here for years for a shot at the American Dream and for a bite of the Big Apple. It's truly a city full of endless adventure and possibilities. Hotels close to the Empire State Building, one of the city's iconic sights, will put you right into the heart of the action.
Empire State of Mind
Standing at 1,454 feet, the Empire State Building is one of the tallest buildings in a city full of tall buildings. The panoramic views of the city from the observation deck are breathtaking, and have to be seen to be believed. It can get very busy, so look for hotels near the Empire State Building so you can get there early in the morning and beat the crowds. The building is in Midtown Manhattan, and this central location is a great base from where you can explore New York City. The famous shopping street, Fifth Avenue, is a decadent delight full of high-end fashion houses and jewelry stores. Also in Midtown is Times Square, the Crossroads of the World, and Broadway, where you can catch a show any night of the week. For fresh air, visit Central Park, just over a mile to the north. To see another of NYC's most iconic structures, head four miles south, take a ferry to Liberty Island, and get close to the Lady herself—the Statue of Liberty. Check out deals on New York hotels here at Travelocity when you're ready to go.
Explore New York City
New York is the city that never sleeps, but you'll have to get a little sleep when you're there. Look for hotels near the Empire State Building or deals on vacations in New York here on Travelocity. You can save up to $537 when you book a hotel and flight at the same time.