Take a step back through history when you visit Washington Square Park, a tribute to what once was.
To check it out, get yourself to New York. You'll soon discover what makes this city such a hit with visitors.
You'll be pleased to know that there are no less than 31 hotels just a short walk away, making your vacation all the more relaxing. Several choices are the Trump Soho New York, The James New York- SoHo and Soho Grand Hotel.
The rivalry between budget hotels means that there is always a good deal to be had for the economical traveler. Check out the Chelsea Savoy Hotel, only 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, or, there's the Off Soho Suites Hotel, 0.7 miles (1.1 kilometer) away.
If you're looking to experience a few nights of luxury, you will find a fine collection of upscale hotels nearby. Two selections are the Gramercy Park Hotel, 0.9 miles (1.4 kilometers) away, and the Hotel Giraffe by Library Hotel Collection, 1 mile (2 kilometers) away.
Do you need some caffeine? You can grab a coffee at Peet's Coffee & Tea, just a short walk from Washington Square Park. If you want something more substantial, NY Dosas is also within close reach and offers a range of high quality dishes. Plant yourself at a table and take it easy as you enjoy a drink. Il Mulino is another short walk away, and the bartenders will be all too happy to wait on you.
Experience the city like a local and get the train to Washington Square Park, which is conveniently situated 0.3 miles (0.5 kilometers) from the closest station, 9th Street. Alternatively, you can use another station, 14 Street Station, 0.5 miles (0.8 kilometers) away.
Need insider tips on must-see attractions in Washington Square Park? Check out our Washington Square Park travel guide!