About Four Points by Sheraton Long Island City Queensboro Bridge
Some hotels have long names – names that include details that matter to travelers. For most travelers to New York City, location is perhaps the most important detail. With buzzwords like “Long Island City” and “Queensboro Bridge,” the Four Points by Sheraton Long Island City Queensboro Bridge is telling you that its location matters. And it does. Long Island City is a hip neighborhood in Queens, just over the Queensboro Bridge from Midtown. Travelers interested in exploring Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens will be well situated with this hotel’s immediate access to highways and public transportation. The hotel is also just 4 miles from LaGuardia Airport and 13 miles from JFK International Airport. The N and Q trains to Midtown’s top attractions are just a few blocks from the hotel.
What’s the hotel’s name can’t exactly fit is the fact that this hotel is located in a trendy Queen's artist enclave and it offers a sunny rooftop terrace as well as stunning views of the city skyline. Nearby attractions on the Queens side of the Queensboro Bridge include the experimental MoMA PS1, Socrates Sculpture Park, the Noguchi Museum, the Museum of the Moving Image, Astoria’s “Little Athens” culinary scene and Silvercup Studios. Manhattan’s top attractions are also within easy access; Central Park is 3 miles from the hotel and the Empire State Building and Metropolitan Museum of Art are both just under 4 miles away.
The Four Points by Sheraton Long Island City Queensboro Bridge is a corner building offering wide-open terrace views of the Manhattan Bridge and New York City scape. Modern and well-maintained rooms feature pillowtop mattresses, flat-screen TVs, complimentary Wi-Fi, coffee makers, complimentary bottled water, spacious work desks and windows that open. Many rooms offer city views and balconies. Additional amenities include a fitness center (with equipment facing windows), an in-house restaurant, 24-hour business center, banquet rooms and a ballroom. The rooftop terrace offers a relaxing place to unwind and cocktails that come with spectacular views.
Did You Know?
The surrounding area has a rich history; first settled by the Dutch in the 17th century, the farming community became a hub during the Revolutionary War. You can get a flavor of the story along with an old time brandy cobbler to wash it down at the Dutch Kills Bar less than a mile away on Jackson Avenue.
Business travelers will appreciate the convenient location and plentiful business amenities. Leisure travelers who want to save money staying slightly outside the city will appreciate the views, proximity to public transportation and comfortable rooms.
Four Points by Sheraton Long Island City Location Information:
27-05 39th Ave.
Long Island City, NY 11101
N, Q to 39th Avenue; 7 to Queensboro Plaza
Michael's Café is open from 7am-11pm.
- 24 hour front desk
- ATM Machine
- Business Center
- Dry cleaning service
- Fitness Center
- Gift Shop
- Non-Smoking Facility
- Parking - Self