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Lying just across the across the Hudson River from New York City, Newark is a city in New Jersey that is often overlooked. Although close to New York, this city has a lot to offer as its own holiday spot, not just a traveller's touchdown spot on the way to the ‘Big Apple’. As the 3rd oldest city in the US, Newark possesses a rich history overflowing with culture and art. From the New Jersey Performing Arts Center and the Downtown Arts District, this city is filled with treasures waiting to be discovered.

Of course when travelling to Newark, visitors can’t miss sporting events at the Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium where the locals and the tourists enjoy watching a game of football and supporting the local teams. To enjoy a bit of art, culture or history, there are several museums to stroll through in the city. There’s the Montclair Art Museum and the Newark Museum, both displaying fine works of art and travelling exhibitions. The Prudential Center and Symphony Hall are wonderful places for entertainment like opera, concerts, sporting events and much more. Newark is growing in popularity with tourists, and is sure to offer great holiday memories.

When To Go

Newark has cold winters and very warm, humid summers. With its close proximity to the Atlantic Ocean, Newark tends to have milder winters than other cities like Pittsburgh. In January, the average temperature is around -5°C (31°F). It does snow in Newark, however it does not stick around long. Springtime is comfortable and is a great time to visit the city. Summers may not be good for some visitors who don’t like high temperatures. Heat advisories are not uncommon, and usually occur during the months of July and August. Newark cools off moderately during autumn, and brings beautiful colours to the trees.

  • May through September: Daily high 32°C (90°F)
  • October and November: Daily high 24°C (65°F)
  • December through February: Daily high -5°C (31°F)
  • March through May: Daily high 10°C (50°F)

Getting There

By air, the Newark Liberty International Airport serves flights from all over the world. Located about 24 km (15 miles) from the city, Newark Liberty offers many amenities and ground transportation for passengers trying to reach their accommodations in the city.

The Penn Station, a major transportation hub, is located between Market Street and Raymond Boulevard. Newark’s Penn Station is served by the Newark Light Rail, Amtrak, PATH and bus services: New Jersey Transit and Greyhound, as well as other private lines.

When driving to Newark visitors will find that there are many highways and interstates that reach the city. Newark is close to many cities like New York City (18 km/11 miles), Atlantic City (190 km/118 miles) and Washington DC (352 km/219 miles).

  • Air – Newark Liberty International Airport
  • Train – Arrives at Penn Station. Amtrak and Newark Light Rail. Bus service to the city
  • Car – Just 18 km (11 miles) to the Big Apple, (190 km) 118 miles to the Atlantic City shows and casinos

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152 hotels in Newark, New Jersey

1 BEST WESTERN PLUS Robert Treat Hotel

3 stars
3.6 / 5 5 reviews

50 Park Place Map

Combining seamless comfort and intimate hospitality, Best Western Plus Robert Treat Hotel Newark invities discerning travellers for a memorable stay. GeneralOffering imperial banquet and... More

2 BEST WESTERN PLUS Newark Airport West

3 stars
4.0 / 5 3 reviews

101 International Way Map

Whether travelling to Newark for business or pleasure, Best Western Plus Newark Airport West offers comfortable accommodation and convenient facilities to make your stay a pleasant one. ... More

3 Ramada Plaza Newark Liberty International Airport

3 stars
2.0 / 5 1 reviews

160A Frontage Road Map

Ramada Plaza Hotel Newark International Airport offers excellent services and premier location in Newark city to ensure a comfortable stay. Located close to the airport, this hotel provides easy... More

4 Hyatt Regency Jersey City on the Hudson

4 stars
4.0 / 5 3 reviews

Two Exchange Pl Map

Hyatt Regency Jersey City on the Hudson hotel offers elegant accommodations and easy access to New York City. GeneralHost a meeting or celebration in the versatile spaces, with stunning skyline... More

5 Newark Liberty International Airport Marriott

3 stars
4.3 / 5 3 reviews

Newark Liberty International Airport Map

Marriott Newark Liberty International Airport invites corporate and leisure travellers to posh accommodations and spacious meeting spaces strategically set within Newark Liberty International... More

6 DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Newark Airport

3 stars
4.8 / 5 4 reviews

128 Frontage Road Map

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Newark Airport entices travellers to set base in this hotel located next to the airport and over four miles away from Newark central business district. From this... More

Boasting as a charming hotel, the Courtyard Newark Elizabeth invites you to experience the superior accommodation along with warm hospitality for a relaxed vacation. GeneralThe hotel features... More

8 Hilton Newark Penn Station

4 stars
4.5 / 5 2 reviews

Gateway Center - Raymond Blvd Map

Meeting the needs of busy executives and leisure travellers who are visiting New Jersey and the surrounding areas, the Hilton Newark Penn Station offers an even higher level of comfort, facilities... More

9 Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Newark Airport, NJ

3 stars
4.0 / 5 2 reviews

100 Glimcher Realty Way Map

Business and leisure travellers in Newark, New Jersey find suitable base in the comfortable accommodations and strategic location of Country Inn & Suites By Carlson Newark Airport. This... More

10 Hampton Inn Newark-Airport

3 stars
5.0 / 5 2 reviews

1128 Spring St. Map

When you touch down at Newark, you will find no better spot to lay your head than the Hampton Inn Newark-Airport. GeneralGet some work done before you leave for your business at Hampton Inn... More