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Plan Your Stay In Brooklyn

The New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge is located in a vibrant area, offering a mix of cultural, culinary, and entertainment experiences. Here are five top things to do while staying there:

  1. Explore Brooklyn Bridge Park: Take a stroll through the nearby Brooklyn Bridge Park, which offers stunning views of the Manhattan skyline, the Brooklyn Bridge, and the Statue of Liberty. Enjoy the green spaces, playgrounds, and waterfront promenade. You can also participate in recreational activities like kayaking or visit the renowned Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 2 Roller Rink.


    • Head southeast on Adams St toward Joralemon St.
    • Turn left onto Old Fulton St.
    • Distance: Approximately 0.5 miles
    • Walking Time: Approximately 10 minutes

  2. Visit DUMBO (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass): DUMBO is a trendy neighborhood known for its art scene, boutiques, and fantastic dining options. Walk along the cobblestone streets and explore art galleries such as the DUMBO Arts Center. Don't forget to take a photo in front of the iconic Manhattan Bridge archway.


    • From the hotel, head west on Adams St toward Red Cross Pl.
    • Turn right onto York St.
    • Continue onto Washington St.
    • Distance: Approximately 0.7 miles
    • Walking Time: Approximately 15 minutes

  3. Attend a Performance at the Barclays Center: The Barclays Center, located not far from the Marriott, is a major entertainment venue that hosts concerts, sports events, and other live performances. Check the schedule to see if there's a concert, basketball game, or other event taking place during your stay.


    • Take a taxi or public transportation (subway or bus) from the hotel to Barclays Center.
    • Distance: Approximately 2 miles
    • Driving Time: Approximately 10 minutes (depending on traffic)

    The address for Barclays Center is 620 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217.

  4. Dine in Brooklyn Heights: Brooklyn Heights is known for its charming tree-lined streets and historic brownstones. Explore the neighborhood's diverse culinary scene, with plenty of restaurants offering various cuisines. From trendy cafes to upscale dining, you'll find something to suit your taste.


    • Explore dining options along Montague St and nearby streets.
    • Distance: Varies based on chosen restaurant
    • Walking Time: Depends on the specific location, generally within a 10-15 minute walk.

  5. Take a Brooklyn Bridge Walk: The hotel is conveniently located near the Brooklyn Bridge, so take advantage of this iconic landmark. Consider walking across the bridge to Manhattan for breathtaking views of the city. The walk is especially beautiful at sunset when the city lights begin to glow.


    • From the hotel, head west on Adams St toward Red Cross Pl.
    • Turn right onto Tillary St.
    • Distance: Approximately 1 mile
    • Walking Time: Approximately 20-25 minutes

These activities offer a mix of cultural exploration, outdoor recreation, and local dining experiences, providing a well-rounded taste of what Brooklyn nearby the hotel has to offer.