1 star – Secret Hotel in Jamaica – 1 star – New York City

This modern and convenient Top Secret Hotel in New York’s ethnically diverse and captivating Jamaica borough, is the idyllic choice for short-term visitors to the city, on business or otherwise. The extreme convenience to the city’s principal airport, John F Kennedy International, guarantees that your journeys into and out of the city will be as straightforward and stress-free as possible, aided also by the efficient airport transfer shuttle provided for by the hotel. The reception also offers guests a car rental service so that you can make your way around the city and its environs in your own time, as well as free, secure parking on-site. Other handy commodities available are dry cleaning, WiFi, and a full-equipped business centre. The hotel’s own restaurant serves a complimentary buffet breakfast every morning, so you can start your day in the best possible way!

Around the hotel there is a wide variety of attractions and points of interest for tourists, such as the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Marcus Garvey Park and the King Manor Museum, alongside a wealth of quirky restaurants, cafés and boutiques. If you’re planning to sightsee the most famous sights in New York, such as the Empire State, Times Square or Central Park, you can reach them easily and quickly on the subway from any of the nearby stations.

Jamaica has so much to offer, in terms of dining, shopping, culture and history, so you’ll never be short of something to do during your stay here. Treat yourself to a spot of well-earned retail therapy before you go home, and be sure to check out some of the local boutiques and independent stores, where you can often pick up unique items at bargain prices! In the very heart of the neighbourhood is a hidden gem, Le Bourgeosie Boutique, stocked with quirky labels, and one-off garments and accessories; all fitting the downtown New York aesthetic. The owner is a designer herself, so has a keen eye for fashion as well as her own chic label.

When you’re all shopped out, grab a bite to eat at the ever-popular Mama Meena’s Family Restaurant. This family-orientated place has a distinctive Queens vibe, with friendly service and a down-to-earth setting, plus excellent food to boot! The menu is all traditional Filipino food, crafted and cooked by local experts and under the genius eye of owner, Meena Prego. Try the delicious marinated and grilled tuna belly with exotic sides – it won’t disappoint!

Those on a budget should look no further than this 1 star Secret Hotel in Jamaica, New York City!