Hotel Near New York University

Just a twenty-minute subway ride away, we are a conveniently located hotel near New York University with the added value of a Brooklyn location. Aspiring and active students as well as their visiting families will naturally explore the breadth of attractions surrounding the school in SoHo and Greenwich Village. When their days end, however, they will get an even bigger bite of the Big Apple’s favorite borough with easy access from the Brooklyn hotel to Fort Greene, Brooklyn Heights and Boerum Hill.

Nearby Attractions

We pride ourselves on being one of the best situated hotels near New York University, as guests visiting the school can explore a breadth of attractions in both Downtown Brooklyn and Lower Manhattan.

For graduation and goodbye dinners, there are a breadth of international and upscale restaurants near Nu Hotel right on Smith Street. We are most fond of Bar Tabac—a French bistro with outdoor seating and live jazz—and the Jakewalk, which is a fun destination for fondue and charcuterie. Other neighborhood highlights include Brooklyn Bridge Park and the Brooklyn Heights Promenade, the Brooklyn Academy of Music and the Barclays Center.


New York City hotels are among the most sought after in the world, but few are as distinct and charismatic as Nu. Our accommodations have a broad range of styles: Friends Suites are perfect for traveling families, with bunk and queen beds; and our Nu Perspectives Rooms are perfect for couples, with original hand-painted murals in each one. In terms of style and amenities, this is as eclectic a place you’ll find in your search for hotels near New York University.