3317 Greenpoint Avenue, Long Island City, NY 11101-2011
Phone: 718/392-8400   |   Fax: 718/392-2110   |   71 Rooms
Check Out Time: 12:00 PM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Choose this Long Island City, New York hotel where guests will find unbeatable customer service and convenient access to key area attractions in and around Manhattan.

Welcome to the BEST WESTERN City View Inn, a charming hotel located in the boroughs of Queens, New York where guests will find sophisticated accommodating and friendly customer service at an affordable rate. This Long Island City area hotel offers 71 well-appointed guest rooms complete with cable satellite television and high-speed Internet access. This New York hotel features an array of amenities including a complimentary full breakfast, free parking, limited business services, meeting facilities.

Located just two miles from midtown Manhattan, the BEST WESTERN City View Inn offers convenient access to New York City attractions including Central Park, Times Square, Rockefeller Center and the Statue of Liberty. Guests will find great shopping nearby at the Queens Mall and the International Design Center or enjoy touring the Museum of Modern Art, only a half mile away. Shea Stadium, home of the US Open, is also conveniently located just four miles away. Other nearby attractions include Studio 51 and Flushing Meadows Park.

The friendly, helpful staff at the BEST WESTERN City View Inn is ready to ensure a fun-filled memorable stay in Long Island City, New York. Make a reservation today and save! Enjoy your stay!


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice, and coffee
  • Free parking
  • Meeting facilities
  • Banquet facilities
  • Photocopy services
  • Interior corridor
  • Tour tickets available in the lobby
  • High-speed Internet access


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Conveniently located, the best western city view inn in Long Island City, New York is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 40.735925  /  Latitude: -73.933975


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: Interstate 495. (East) Take exit after Midtown Tunnel on Borden Avenue, to the BEST WESTERN City View Inn.

From: Interstate 495. (West) Take exit at Greenpoint Avenue, to the BEST WESTERN City View Inn.

From: Interstate 278. (East) Take exit at Interstate 495 (Midtown Tunnel) and then exit on Van Dam Street, to the BEST WESTERN City View Inn.

From: Interstate 278. (West) Take exit at Greenpoint Avenue, to the BEST WESTERN City View Inn.


We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Citi Field

Sports fans on Long Island in New York have two great reasons to celebrate. Citi Field and the National Tennis Center are located adjacent to each other, in the Queens borough of New York City – and within the Flushing Meadows–Corona Park.

Since 2009, Major League Baseball's New York Mets have played all their home games at Citi Field – the replacement for Shea Stadium. Owned by Queens Ballpark Company, LLC., the new home of the Mets features 41,922 seats and an overarching bridge motif. Features include the Jackie Robinson Rotunda, Shea Stadium's Home Run Apple, and Shea Bridge.

LaGuardia Airport

NY Attractions

LaGuardia Airport

Set in the borough of Queens, LaGuardia Airport serves the New York City metropolitan area.

LaGuardia, JFK International Airport, and Newark Liberty International Airport all serve metro New York City – combining to create the largest airport system in the country.

LaGuardia is a focus city for American Airlines, and supports other major airlines like Delta, United, Southwest, and US Airways.

National Tennis Center

The Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, located in Flushing Meadows Park, has hosted the US Open tennis tournament since 1978. The 46-acre center contains 22 tennis courts with an additional eleven courts available adjacent park.

Operated by the United States Tennis Association, the center is available for public tennis matches throughout the year, except for during the US Open. The center's main court is Arthur Ashe Stadium, the world's largest tennis stadium, with a capacity for 23,200 spectators. Plan to watch your favorite tennis players during the US Open and enjoy your time in the New York City metro area.

Saint Paul's Church National Historic Site

Located in The Bronx in the NYC metropolitan area, Saint Paul's Church National Historic Site was constructed in 1765, and today is managed by the National Park Service and the Society of the National Shrine of the Bill of Rights at Saint Paul's Church.

The site includes the historic Saint Paul's Church and the surrounding five-acre cemetery – with burial sites dating to 1704. Attracting nearly 14,000 annual visitors, Saint Paul's Church offers guided tours like the Church Tower Walks, and the exhibit "A Conservative Union Parish: St. Paul's Church and the Civil War" in the visitor center.

US Open Tennis

The fourth and final tennis major of each year’s Grand Slam tournament series, the US Open is held at the National Tennis Center in Flushing, New York. The New York City suburb draws visitors far and wide for the two-week showcase in late August and early September.

Played on acrylic hard hard courts, the tournament is made up of five championships – men’s and women’s singles and doubles, as well as special tournaments for seniors, juniors, and wheelchair players. A total of over $34 million in prize money is given out to winners each year.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.50 mile(s) from Museum of Modern Art
  • 4.00 mile(s) from the US Open Tennis
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Shea Stadium
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Flushing Meadows Park

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 2.00 mile(s) from Midtown Manhattan
  • 2.00 mile(s) from New York City
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Downtown Brooklyn


Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Long Island City. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

May 2015

May 15 - 26, 2015
Kings County Fair of Brooklyn at Aviator Sports

Brooklyn's biggest family-friendly event kicks off at the Floyd Bennet Field area for 12 days.

June 2015

June 10, 2015
Museum Mile Festival

The Museum Mile stretch of Fifth Avenue offers the city's biggest free block party and admission to eight NYC museums, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Guggenheim.

June 18-28, 2015
2015 River to River Fest

For 11 days, this annual NYC festival features a number of music, dance, theatre, and visual-arts performances to various venues, like Rockefeller Park and Governors Island. Performance times vary date and location.

July 2015

July 4, 2015
2015 Macy's 4th of July Fireworks

Celebrate our nation's independence in the Big Apple with a dazzling fireworks show, lighting up the skies along the East River and Brooklyn Bridge. The event is free. Start time is TBA.

July 2015

July 23 - August 23, 2015
2015 Shakespeare in the Park

Dedicated professionals perform the Shakesparean class, "Cymbeline," at Delacrote Theater in New York City. Tickets are free, show times vary by day.

August 2015

August 8-24, 2015
2015 New York International Fringe Festival

This festival features two weeks of eclectic performances – including musicals, experimental pieces, classical revivals, and more – at various venues in the Lower east Side and East Village. Show times vary by date and location.

August 14 & 15, 2015
2015 Tap+Cork Brooklyn Beer & Wine Fest

Sample some of the finest handcrafted beers and wines New York City has to offer at the Brooklyn Beer & Wine Fest, hosted at Restoration Plaza. 

August 21-23, 2015
2015 Charlie Park Jazz Festival

Celebrate all things "cool" during this three-day festival, held at Marcus Garvey Park and Tompkins Square Park. The festival includes performances dedicated to jazz pioneer Charlie Park.

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