BEST WESTERN Gregory Hotel
8315 4th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11209-4412
Phone: 718/238-3737 | Fax: 718/680-0827 | 70 Rooms
Check Out Time: 12:00 PM | Check In: 3:00 PM | Online Reservations
Welcome to the BEST WESTERN Gregory Hotel, a local landmark in Bay Ridge, one of Brooklyn¿s finest neighborhoods.
Our guests enjoy the best of what Brooklyn and New York City have to offer. This historic hotel is located within one block of the countless local restaurants, bars, and boutique shops of Bay Ridge, a neighborhood ranked in the top 12 of New York Magazine¿s Best Places to Live in NYC. The New York City subway is two blocks away that affords easy, direct access to all of the world renowned attractions of Manhattan, including Times Square, the Statue of Liberty and Central Park.
For those wishing to explore Brooklyn, the BEST WESTERN Gregory Hotel is the perfect starting point. Guests can take a stroll across the famous Brooklyn Bridge, visit to the Prospect Park Zoo and the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, or even enjoy watching the borough¿s first professional baseball team since the Dodgers left for Los Angeles by taking in a Brooklyn Cyclones game.
The BEST WESTERN Gregory Hotel is your perfect home away from home. Guests will receive the highest quality of customer service and find unbeatable amenities at an affordable price. Our rooms come with satellite television on 32-inch flatscreens and free wireless high-speed Internet access. A complimentary continental breakfast that includes locally-made Brooklyn bagels is served every morning. Entertaining is made easy, as guests can enjoy our Madrid Lounge, which has been serving cocktails since the 1920s.
Those traveling on business will enjoy our 24-hour business center with printing services and our 3,000 square feet of flexible meeting space that will suit the needs of any event big or small. The hotel is also conveniently located to the Maimonidies Medical Center, Lutheran General Hospital and the Fort Hamilton Army Base.
We look forward to your next stay in beautiful Bay Ridge! Our friendly, helpful staff is eager make your next trip to New York City your most memorable yet. Guest room renovations are in progress through May 2015. We appreciate your cooperation and understanding as we work towards improving your guest experience.
Hotel Amenities & Services
- 100% smoke-free hotel
- Complimentary continental breakfast, Waffles, Breakfast meat, Hot eggs, Fresh hot bagles, Choice of breads, Muffins, Danishes, Cereal, Fruit, Yogurt, Juice, Coffee and assorted flavored teas (caffeinated and decaffeinated)
- Meeting facilities available
- Multilingual staff (English, Spanish)
- Cocktail lounge The Madrid Lounge is currently closed. A new lobby bar will be launched in Summer 2015
- Conference services
- Fax services
- Inter corridor
- 24-hour front desk
- Porterage/bell services
- Cable or satellite television
- Business center
- Computer available
- Mail services
- Wedding services
- Ice/vending machines
- Valet parking hourly rates, nominal fee
- Paid parking, Additional charge for in-and-out, nominal fee
- Cocktail Lounge
- Complimentary Business Center
- Valet laundry
- Secured valet parking available, Hourly fees, 10 - 24 hours, nominal fee
- Complimentary High-speed Internet access
- Banquet and Meeting Space
BEST WESTERN Gregory Hotel
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Conveniently located, the best western gregory hotel in Brooklyn, 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: 40.624485 / Latitude: -74.027555
Driving Directions to Hotel
From: New England (and points n Take Interstate 95 to the Throgs Neck Bridge. Cross the bridge and take the Cross Island Parkway Exit. Take Cross Island Parkway to Belt Parkway West, then take the Belt Parkway to Exit 2. Take 4th Avenue straight to 84th Street. The BEST WESTERN Gregory Hotel is located on the right.
From: New Jersey (Staten Island Take New Jersey Turnpike to Exit 13. Cross bridge, stay on Staten Island Expressway (Interstate 278) to Verrazano Bridge. Take 92nd Street Exit, turn left at 92nd Street. Turn right onto 4th Avenue. Go straight on 4th Avenue to 84th Street. The BEST WESTERN Gregory Hotel is located on the right.
From: Manhattan. Take the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel, Brooklyn Bridge, Manhattan Bridge or Williamsburg Bridge to Brooklyn Queens Expressway (Interstate 278 West). Exit at 86th Street. Make right at light and go to 4th Avenue. The BEST WESTERN Gregory Hotel is located on the right.
From: Subway. Take the 'R' train going downtown (towards 95th Street in Bay Bridge); get off on 86th Street and walk 2 blocks to 4th Avenue and 84th Street. The BEST WESTERN Gregory Hotel is located on the corner.
From: Long Island. Take the Belt Parkway West to Exit 2.Take 4th Avenue to 84th Street. The BEST WESTERN Gregory Hotel is located on the corner.
From: Upstate New York (and Can Take the New York Thruway to Tappen Zee Bridge. Then cross the bridge, follow signs to Major Deegan Expressway (Interstate 87). Take Interstate 87 South to Tri-borough Bridge. Cross bridge, take Queens Expressway (Interstate 287 West) to 86th Street. Turn right at light, go straight to 4th Avenue. The BEST WESTERN Gregory Hotel is located on the two blocks after 86th Street.
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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
Brooklyn College is a member of the City University of New York (CUNY), featuring an urban campus with five schools of study.
The Bulldogs – fielding a variety of Division III teams competing in the City University of New York Athletic Conference (CUNYAC), represent sports at Brooklyn College.
Must-see sites on campus include the Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts.
Since its opening in 1897, the Brooklyn Museum has featured a wide range of art in its 560,000-square-foot building in downtown Brooklyn.
As one of the largest and oldest art museums in America, the Brooklyn Museum has become a famous stop in New York City.
Permanent collections include Arts of Africa, American Art, Contemporary Art, Decorative Arts, European Art, and photography.
The museum also features musical performances, Hands-On Art Workshops, dance performances, films, gallery talks, and after-hours programs.
Founded in 1976, the College of Stanton Island is a public, four-year institution and a member of the City University of New York (CUNY) system. The senior college is found on Staten Island in New York City.
The Staten Island Dolphins are members of the NCAA Division III, where they field a variety of varsity teams competing in the City University of New York Athletic Conference (CUNYAC). CSI’s campus is over two hundred acres – making it the largest in the New York metro area.
Covering over 400 acres, Coney Island is a famous attraction set in Brooklyn in metro New York City. Spanning a peninsula on the Atlantic Coast, Coney Island is still known for the beaches, rides, games, and hospitality of yore.
Coney Island is home to Luna Park – the iconic amusement park home to historic rides like the Parachute Jump, The Cyclone coaster, and the famous Wonder Wheel – all of which are found on the National Register of Historic Places. For a more recent thrill, grab a seat on the Thunderbolt coaster.
CI also features the Brooklyn Cyclones baseball at MCU Park, the Riegelmann Boardwalk, and the Coney Island Museum.
Coney Island also hosts annual events, including the Coney Island Film Festival, Burlesque At The Beach, and Coney Island Mermaid Parade.
Embark on your next trip to New York and visit Brooklyn. While you're looking for things to see and do, be sure to book a tee time at the Dyker Beach Golf Course. A top Brooklyn-area golf destination, Dyker Beach Golf Course is found on 86th Street and 7th Avenue, just south of Dyker Heights.
Opened in 1920, the Dyker Beach Golf Course is 6,548 yards in length from the back tees. 18 lush and well-groomed holes playing to a par of 71 mean you'll have a sterling time at Dyker Beach Golf Course. Any visit to the NYC metro area should include some time in Brooklyn – enjoy a round of golf while you're there.
Covering over 26,000 acres and three boroughs in the NYC metro area, the Gateway National Recreation Area is an open area managed by the National Park Service.
The recreation area consists of three units and 11 park sites in the Port of New York and New Jersey. Gateway National Recreation Area is comprised of the Jamaica Bay Unit, the Staten Island Unit, and the Sandy Hook Unit in New Jersey.
The parks within are ideal for swimming, hiking, boating, and wildlife viewing in places like the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Great Kills Park, and even the clothing-optional Gunnison Beach.
Founded in 1926, Long Island University Brooklyn (LIU Brooklyn) is a private, four-year institution located in Brooklyn in New York City. Academics at LIU Brooklyn are comprised of nine colleges, including the Harriet Rothkopf Heilbrunn School of Nursing, LIU Global, LIU Pharmacy, and more.
LIU Brooklyn is the charter member of the Long Island University system, which also includes LIU Post. The Blackbirds – made up of 16 Division I teams competing at Steinberg Wellness Center, Long Island University Field, and other venues, represent athletics at LIU.
Visitors, vacationers, and residents of New York are sure to visit Coney Island and MCU Park. Located in the New York City borough of Brooklyn, this minor league baseball stadium is home to the Short-Season A Brooklyn Cyclones.
The Cyclones have played MCU Park since 2001, and are members of the New York-Penn League – affiliated with the New York Mets. Owned by the City of New York, MCU Park features a capacity of up to 10,000 baseball fans – and also hosts other sporting events and concerts.
Established in 1970, Medgar Evers College is a public, senior college located in Brooklyn in New York City. Medgar Evers is a member of both the City University of New York (CUNY) system and the Thurgood Marshall College Fund.
Offering a number of baccalaureate and associates degree programs, Medgard Evers is divided into four different schools. Athletics at Medgar are comprised of a variety of men and women’s NCAA Division III teams – collectively known as the Medgar Evers Cougars – competing in the City University of New York Athletic Conference (CUNYAC).
Founded in 1854, the New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering is a private institution found in Brooklyn in the New York City metro area. A poly campus of New York University, NYU Poly is the second oldest engineering and technology college in the US.
Although NYU Poly’s athletics existed independently for many years as the Fighting Blue Jays – at the end of the 2014 season they merged with NYU’s program, becoming the Bobcats. The Bobcats compete as NCAA Division III members in several conferences, like the ECAC and the UAA.
Make time to catch an exciting minor league baseball game in Staten Island's Richmond County Bank Ballpark. This 7,171-seat stadium is the home field for the Staten Island Yankees – affiliates of the New York Yankees in the New York-Penn League.
Richmond County Bank Ballpark was built on the site of the former New York City B&O Railroad rail yards, overlooking the New York Harbor near Brooklyn. The ballpark was completed in 2001, and features sails representing the Staten Island Ferry at the ballpark entrance.
Established in 1859, St. Francis College is a four-year, private institution located in Brooklyn Heights in New York City. St. Francis, or SFC, enrolls roughly 2,800 students studying in a variety of undergraduate programs at sites like the Frank and Mary Macciarola Academic Center.
St. Francis is very active in athletics as well, featuring 19 Division I teams competing in the Northeast Conference primarily. The St. Francis Terriers play homes games at the Generoso Pope Athletic Complex and Brooklyn Bridge Park.
Founded in 1916, as St. Joseph’s College for Women, St. Joseph’s College is a private liberal arts college with New York City campuses in Brooklyn and Long Island. The Long Island campus, however, enrolls over 3,700 students working towards degrees in over 26 majors.
Apart from the academics, St. Joseph’s Long Island also features a diverse athletics program – collectively known as the Golden Eagles. As members of the NCAA Division III, the Golden Eagles compete in several conferences, including the Skyline Conference and the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference.
Founded in 1883, Wagner College is a private liberal arts college located on Staten Island in New York City. Wagner College enrolls roughly 4,000 students each year, studying a wide range of undergraduate, graduate, and pre-professional programs.
Must-see sites on campus include the Union Art Gallery, Parker Hall, and the Horrmann Library. Wagner College athletics come in the form of the Wager Seahawks – comprised of 18 teams competing in the Northeast Conference.
More Area Attractions & Services
- 1.00 mile(s) from Verrazano-Narrows Bridge
- 4.00 mile(s) from Brooklyn Botanical Garden
- 4.00 mile(s) from New York Aquarium
- 5.00 mile(s) from Prospect Park Zoo
- 5.00 mile(s) from Brooklyn Children's Museum
- 7.00 mile(s) from Brooklyn Academy of Music
- 8.00 mile(s) from Brooklyn Bridge
- 0.20 mile(s) from 86th Street
- 0.60 mile(s) from Fulton Street Mall
Distances to Popular Points of Interest
- 2 mile(s) from Staten Island
- 10 mile(s) from Manhattan
- 1.00 mile(s) from Fort Hamilton Army base
- 6.00 mile(s) from Metro Tech Center
- 7.00 mile(s) from New York Supreme Court
- 10.00 mile(s) from Wall Street
- 6.00 mile(s) from Pratt Institute
- 6.00 mile(s) from Brooklyn College
- 8.00 miles from St. Frances
- 20.00 mile(s) from St. Johns
Local Area Recreation Opportunities
- 1.00 mile(s) from Dyker Beach Golf Course
- 2.00 mile(s) from Brighten Beach
- 2.00 mile(s) from Nelly Bly children's park
- 3.00 mile(s) from Coney Island Beach
- 4.00 mile(s) from Brooklyn Cyclones Stadium, minor league stadium
- 6.00 mile(s) from Coney Island
- 0.10 mile(s) from Areo's Restaurant, Italian, 12:00 Noon to 11:00 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday
- 0.20 mile(s) from Pearl Room, American, 12:00 Noon to 12:00 Midnight daily
- 0.20 mile(s) from Casa Calamari, Seafood, 12:00 Noon to 12:00 Midnight daily
- 0.20 mile(s) from Chianti, Italian, family style, 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday, closed on Mondays
- 0.40 mile(s) from Arirang, Japanese, 5:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 5:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Friday through Saturday
- 0.40 mile(s) from Chadwicks, American, 11:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. daily
- 0.60 mile(s) from Pizzeria Uno Or Chicago Bar & Grill, American, 12:00 Noon to 12:00 Midnight daily
- 1.00 mile(s) from Outback Steakhouse, Steakhouse, 12:00 Noon to 12:00 Midnight
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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 Brooklyn. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.
Local Events Worth Considering:
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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