NU Hotel Brooklyn

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Address: 85 Smith Street, , Brooklyn, 11201, United States

Star rating:
3 star hotel

3.4

A chic alternative to Manhattan hotels.

If you want to save a little bit of cash, but still be close to the action in Manhattan, head to this chic eco-hotel in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn. Downtown Manhattan is just a short hop away and what you save on your stay you can spend on nightlife and dinner.

Location
3.5
90%
Eating/drinking
3.5
90%
Leisure facilities
3
90%
Service
3.6
90%
Value for money
4.5
90%
Bedrooms
3.6
90%
Public areas
3.2
90%

Location

The hotel is located at the hip intersection of Boerum Hill, Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn Heights and Cobble Hill, all areas with happening bars, ethnic eateries and trendy shops.

 

Bedrooms

The 93 rooms are outfitted in neutral tones and come in three styles: NU Standard, NU Friends Suite and NU Urban Suite. Standard rooms are best for couples and single travelers. The Friends Suite mirrors a high-end hostel with custom bunk beds. It's perfect for families. The Urban Suite is the most spacious, offering a bed niche, hammock and small sitting area. All rooms have cork floors, 100 per cent Baltic Linen and recycled teak furnishings. Guests enjoy complimentary WiFi; iPads are available as well. Bathrooms feature chalkboard walls and slate and glass showers. 

Public areas

The hotel has a small business center, as well as a cozy library nook and storage area for bikes (free bikes are available as well). 

Eating and drinking

Breakfast is complimentary. NU Bar, located next to the lobby, serves light fare as well as cocktails designed by mixologist Milos Zica. 

Leisure facilities

The small gym has cardio equipment, free weights, yoga mats and a boxing bag. 

Service

Service is fast and efficient. Families are treated especially kindly.

Who stays there

Families, couples and singles looking for a relatively quiet corner of New York City. 

Price advice

Sundays are always best but the price is right most of the year. 

Amenities

  • Business Centre
  • Fitness Centre
  • High-Speed Internet
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service

Recommended for

  • Backpackers / Students
  • Couples
  • Families with younger children
  • Singles
  • Trendiness

Pros & Cons

  • Price
  • Cute rooms
  • Small rooms
  • Away from the action
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