New York Holidays: The Big Apple with Just Perfect Holidays

Whether a first time visitor or a regular New York holiday taker, this is a city that doesn’t disappoint. No matter what time of year New York has something to offer, from fashion and shopping to iconic landmarks, cultural attractions to diverse dining establishments, the City That Never Sleeps is the perfect city break.

New York holiday packages come in all shapes and sizes and can be tailored to suit what you want to get out of your New York break. From a quick stopover en route to or from another destination to extended stays to make the most of the city’s endless sights, one of the most important decisions to make is which New York hotels will put you exactly where you want to be.


To get the most out of your New York holiday, talk to the experts at Just Perfect Holidays who can help with how to prioritise your time. Our team of specialists can make recommendations such as the New York Pass, New York City Pass, and New York Explorer Pass which will both help skip the queues and save you money.

On top of the landmarks, museums, attractions, and restaurants, sport lovers will be spoilt for choice. The New York Giants, New York Knicks, New York Yankees, New York Jets, and New York Rangers all call the city home. Visit their stadiums and join in the fun being courtside or near the dugout. And don’t forget about the New York marathon held in early November!

Whichever type of New York holiday you are looking for, Just Perfect Holidays can make your dream vacation come true. Contact us today for the best New York deals to suit your needs.

Our Selection of Hotels in New York

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The average flight time to New York is between 7 and 8 hours.

New York’s timezone is GMT-5

New York is a year-round destination, but particularly popular during the summer months of June through August. Major festivals and events continue throughout the year:

Jab/Feb: New York January sales

Feb/Mar: New York turns into shamrock city on the 17th of March for St. Patrick’s Day and St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Apr: Tribeca Film Festival set up by Actor Robert De Niro and producer Jane Rosenthal

Aug/Sep: One of the biggest tennis events in the world, the US Grande Slam

Oct/Nov: The New York City Marathon is an annual marathon that courses through the five boroughs of New York City.

Nov: Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and one of the world’s largest parades

Dec:  December 4th is the Rockefeller Center annual tree lighting ceremony

Dec: 31 million people crowd into the heart of Manhattan to ring in the New Year and watch the crystal ball drop from the One Times Square tower

For full information on entry requirements please visit the FCO Travel Advice or contact your relevant embassy.

Tipping in New York customary, the tipping rate is 15%-20% for taxi drivers and waiters; bellhops are usually given $2 per bag in luxury hotels, $1 per bag elsewhere. Hotel maids should be tipped $2 per day of your stay. A doorman who hails or helps you into a cab can be tipped $1-$2

In the USA the power plugs and sockets are a two flat pin plug (type A). 110-120V / 60Hz

The official language of America is English. However, New York is a multi cultural city, with many different languages spoken.

Please contact your GP.

New York is ultimate fast food destination, famous for its bagels, hot dogs and New York style pizza’s. If New York culinary traditional food is not what you are looking for, New York also boasts an impressive 76 Michelin star restaurants for a fine dining options.

The climate of New York is continental, with cold winters and hot summers. The daily average temperature ranges from 0.5 °C (33 °F) in January to 24.5 °C (76 °F) in July.

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Our pick of the top hotels in New York
Every one of our hotels is handpicked and personally visited by our team

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Casablanca Hotel

Located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, just a short distance from several of this vibrant city’s attractions such as Times Square, the Theatre District, Top of the Rock, and MoMa, the Casablanca Hotel by Library Hotel Collection is a boutique property that is a perfect base to explore the city from.

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Baccarat Hotel & Residences

The sophisticated interiors were both imagined and realized by Gilles & Boissier. The 114 rooms and suites were designed by the acclaimed Paris-based design duo as well as the exquisite salons, with each accented by Baccarat crystal and the fiery crimson shade of Baccarat red.

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Empire Hotel, New York

Unwind at The Empire Hotel in style and comfort after an day in “The Big Apple”. Ideally located just a few blocks from Central Park and the theatre district, this hotel also features The Lobby Bar made famous in the hit series Gossip Girl.

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Where to Stay in New York?

Most hotels are situated in Midtown, with Times Square, the Theatre District, Hell’s Kitchen, and the south side of Central Park all appealing areas to stay; and Lower Manhattan, around Downtown and Battery Park. Hotels often have a smaller room size than in most cities, but often make up for it in quality appointments and views.


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