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The 6 best hotels in Williamsburg for every budget

The 6 best hotels in Williamsburg for every budget

Even if you’re staying in the best Williamsburg hotels, chances are, sleeping isn’t your highest priority. This artsy, vibrant, 24/7 neighborhood is known for its dizzying array of stimuli. From the trendsetting restaurants to the legendary nightlife, you can always find a cozy corner to sip cocktails or go out clubbing until the wee hours. And Williamsburg is often the place of choice for the hottest inner-city happenings, so check our NYC events calendar as something epic is usually going down in the ’Burg. That said, when you finally decide to get some rest, these hotels and B&Bs are here for you. RECOMMENDED: 🗽See our full guide to the best hotels in NYC🛁Check out the best hotels with in-room hot tubs🏡Discover the most unique Airbnbs in NYC Who makes the cut? While we might not stay in and review every hotel featured, we've based our list on our expert knowledge of the destination covered, editorial reviews, user reviews, hotel amenities and in-depth research to find you the best stays. This article includes affiliate links. These links have no influence on our editorial content. For more information, see our affiliate guidelines.

10 coses que pots fer a Cancún

10 coses que pots fer a Cancún

Consolidat com una de les destinacions de vacances més populars del planeta, Cancún té dos tipus diferents de visitants: entre març i abril, és un imant per a estudiants de tot el món (amb els seus clàssics viatges de grup) i la resta de l'any les visites són molt més familiars i tranquil·les. Al mateix Cancún, hi ha platja, molta platja, però també algunes sorpreses com el popular museu d'art submarí o la porta d'entrada a ruïnes maies completament al·lucinants, com les de Tulum i Chichén Itzá. L'oferta culinària és molt variada, i pots aconseguir des de tacos a la 1 matinada. fins a sopars experimentals franceses en els molts restaurants de la zona. Però anem a pams, vols aprofitar Cancún al màxim? OK, segueix aquests consells. Has fet alguna cosa en aquesta llista i t'ha encantat? Comparteix-ho amb l'etiqueta #TimeOutDoList i etiqueta @TimeOutEverywhere. També pots trobar més informació sobre com Time Out selecciona les millors coses per a fer a tot el món.  

The 10 best things to do in Cancún

The 10 best things to do in Cancún

Believe it or not, the best things to do in Cancún don't always involve partying—the city can actually be rather chill if you give it a chance. Arrive outside of spring break’s party season and you’ll discover a different side to the resort mecca where a calmer, more varied escape awaits sun worshipers, culture seekers, and food enthusiasts. While the city is a gateway to Mayan ruins located in Tulum and Chichén-Itzá, Cancún itself is home to heritage sites including an underwater museum, archaeological exhibits, and a varied culinary scene where age-old Yucatán flavors mingle with haute concept eateries. Add in a cultural tour, get active thanks to endless watersports activities, and explore the coastal scenery while you’re here to make the most of your stay in Cancún. RECOMMENDED: the best things to do in MexicoRECOMMENDED: the best hotels in CancúnRECOMMENDED: the best all-inclusive hotels in Cancún  

Out guide to the best nightlife in Cancún

Out guide to the best nightlife in Cancún

We can't blame you for indulging in nightlife—it's certainly one of the best things to do in the Cancún, after all. Packed with discotecas and bar crawls, you can easily stay awake all the way through dawn simply by hopping from one bar to the next. But even if you don't care to dance until sunrise, Cancún has plenty of relaxed venues where visitors can enjoy a classy cocktail as they take in acoustic tunes and watch the Caribbean's waves in the distance. No matter how you choose to party, here are the best venues for Cancún nightlife.   RECOMMENDED: the best things to do in MexicoRECOMMENDED: the best hotels in Cancún

The 12 best things to do in Cabo San Lucas

The 12 best things to do in Cabo San Lucas

A gorgeous resort city on the southern tip of Mexico, Cabo San Lucas is every bit the beautiful playground you expect such a place to be. Sun is king here, although partying is eyeing the throne with intent. The southernmost tip of the Baja California peninsula has a reputation for going hard once the sun drops below the horizon, so don’t be shocked to see that the best things to do in Cabo San Lucas often involve a drink. Or three. Or more.  That isn’t to say this place is one dimensional, far from it, and visitors to Cabo San Lucas will find plenty to enjoy. The fish tacos are legendary, and the adventures on land are as thrilling as those found at sea, with hikes and snorkeling aplenty.   

The 13 best restaurants in Cancún

The 13 best restaurants in Cancún

The flavors of Cancún await. This pearl of a city on the Yucatan Peninsula is overflowing with brilliant things to do, and sampling the delicious dishes is right up there at the top. Throw in those sumptuous Caribbean views, and you’ve got a recipe for an unplanned proposal, a lifetime of happiness, and all those dreams coming true. Wait, what? We got a little carried away, but you get the point.The culinary influences in Cancún are as local as they are global, meaning there is an abundance of street tacos and fresh seafood to be found alongside international flavors and fusion food per excellence. If you like good food, the best restaurants in Cancún are right up your street.  

The 10 best things to do in Puerto Vallarta

The 10 best things to do in Puerto Vallarta

Like many resort towns, the best things to do in Puerto Vallarta are seemingly endless—but unlike other beachfront escapes along Mexico’s Pacific coastline, Puerto Vallarta still maintains a small-town feel even with its big city footprint. If you're only expecting spring break vibes, the city will surprise you: families and LGBTQ+ travelers alike flock to Puerto Vallarta for its vibrant food, art scene, outdoor recreation, and of course, its sunny beaches.  Start your morning with a walking tour or snorkeling excursion, then spend the afternoon zip-lining through the rainforest—better yet, get crafty at a chocolate workshop—before settling in for fresh seafood and incredible sunsets along the city's beachfront promenade. To make the most of your trip, here are some of the best things to do in Puerto Vallarta. RECOMMENDED: the best things to do in Mexico

The 10 best things to do in San Juan

The 10 best things to do in San Juan

Puerto Rico’s capital and largest city, colorful San Juan bridges the gap between a Caribbean resort and cultural hub with the grace of a veteran. The city streets are packed with nods in the direction of Puerto Rico’s long and storied history, while nights out in this place are nigh on legendary. A 24-hour city? San Juan is that and a whole lot more. This is a city of cobblestone streets and colonial buildings, a veritable conveyer belt of everything that makes travel in these parts such an engaging proposition. Want history, culture and tumult? You’ll find it in spades. Looking to put that spade to use on a sandy beach? San Juan isn’t short of the things. The restaurants? Out of this world. Dancing the night away is a must, fuelled by colorful cocktails and the magic of hedonism. If you happen to be a US citizen, all of this comes with the added boon of your phone working, your dollars being accepted and your not needing a passport to visit. For the rest of the world, the preparation is well worth it. The Puerto Rican capital is a must-visit destination in its own right, and these are the best things to do in San Juan. Done something on this list and loved it? Share it with the hashtag #TimeOutDoList and tag @TimeOutEverywhere. Find out more about how Time Out selects the very best things to do all over the world.

La 10 mejores cosas que puedes hacer en Cancún

La 10 mejores cosas que puedes hacer en Cancún

Consolidado como uno de los destinos de vacaciones más populares del planeta, Cancún tiene dos tipos distintos de visitantes: entre marzo y abril, es un imán para estudiantes de todo el mundo (con sus viajes de grupo) y el resto del año las visitas son mucho más familiares y tranquilas. En el mismo Cancún, hay playa, mucha playa, pero también algunas sorpresas como el popular museo de arte submarino o la puerta de entrada a ruinas mayas completamente alucinantes, como las de Tulum y Chichén Itzá. La oferta culinaria es muy variada, y puedes conseguir desde tacos de la 1 madrugada. hasta cenas experimentales francesas en los muchos restaurantes de la zona. Pero vayamos por partes, ¿quieres aprovechar Cancún al máximo? OK, pues sigue estos consejos. ¿Has hecho algo en esta lista y te ha encantado? Compártelo con el hashtag #TimeOutDoList y etiqueta @TimeOutEverywhere. También, descubre cómo selecciona Time Out las mejores cosas para hacer en todo el mundo.

The 10 best things to do in Playa del Carmen

The 10 best things to do in Playa del Carmen

Often seen as Cancún’s little sister, Playa del Carmen is a small town in Mexico’s Quintana Roo state that’s popular with expats. Nearby you’ll find all the quintessential Yucatán experiences – from beaches and swimming in a cenote to the ancient Mayan ruins at Tulum – but Playa del Carmen is far less busy and chaotic than Cancún. The main goal while you’re in Playa del Carmen should be relaxation. Get a massage, take a yoga class, go snorkeling – whatever you do, do it tranquilo. Done something on this list and loved it? Share it with the hashtag #TimeOutDoList and tag @TimeOutEverywhere. Find out more about how Time Out selects the very best things to do all over the world.

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BKLYN House

BKLYN House

Located in southeast Williamsburg, the BKLYN House is one of the more affordable options, but doesn’t skimp on comfort and design. Its walls are festooned with murals by local artists, and its guest rooms have that coveted Brooklyn loft aesthetic. Modern and minimal, the amenities are standard but well appointed. Both wifi and breakfast are on the house, and the hotel offers day passes with local fitness centers. The BKLYN House is ideal for the travel conscious, leaving money in your pocket to spend out on the town. And with Williamsburg’s miles of good food, drinks, art and local culture, that’s a good deal to make. The hotel’s proximity to the JMZ trains means you’re also just minutes from Manhattan.

B Hotel & Hostel

B Hotel & Hostel

The B Hotel & Hostel is ideal for the budget conscious. The hostel sits at an enviable address on Broadway, just a few minutes’ walk from the Williamsburg bridge and several great restaurants, delis and bars. Though the bunk bedded rooms are minimal and modern, the lobby and common areas feature a pool table, business center, and is a lively atmosphere for like-minded backpackers to mix and mingle. With free wifi and more importantly, free parking, the affordable rooms and location make this hip hostel a top contender. Plus, you’re only one stop on the JMZ away from Manhattan.

The Condor Hotel

The Condor Hotel

Modern, hip and located closely to major rail lines, this hotel is great for both the business and leisure traveler alike, who want a Williamsburg address, minus the traffic and noise. All rooms at the Condor Hotel feature kitchenettes with microwaves, coffeemakers and refrigerators. Upgrading to one of their suites adds living and dining space, making the available extended stay options very attractive. Complimentary wifi and a garden patio make for a lovely office-away-from-the-office, and the free breakfast and regularly restocked refreshments in your room will make you feel like you’ve never left home.

New York Moore Hostel

New York Moore Hostel

This self-proclaimed “luxury hostel” might perplex the mind at first, but its level of comfort and charm in East Williamsburg is difficult to argue with. The place is eclectic, eccentric and affordable, with private rooms as well as shared dorms available. Interiors vary from room to room, but you can expect to find decorative touches like velvet sofas and subway graffiti. The guest kitchen is fully stocked, and the hostel offers free coffee or tea all day, which pairs well with free wifi. The Moore is located just enough off the beaten path to keep your nights quiet, but is walking distance to buzz-worthy food and drink options.