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Welcome to Our Queens Hotel
Explore New York's Most Vibrant Borough

Welcome to New York City's best-kept secret. Our Queens hotel gives you access to the city's most exciting borough. Queens is filled with innovative art, international cuisine, and cutting-edge Off-Broadway theater. At Red Lion Inn & Suites Long Island City, you'll wake up each morning with adventure waiting on your doorstep.

If you do need to head downtown, our hotel is conveniently right across the river from Manhattan, and only a short walk from the subway. You can visit Midtown during the day, and enjoy Queen's attractions in the evening. When it's finally time to lay your head down, our plush bedding and ample amenities ensure you'll rest easy.

Features At Our Hotel in Queens

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary Coffee in the Lobby
  • Complimentary Breakfast Buffet
  • Fitness Center

Get Local At Nearby Attractions

Queens is home to some of the art world's best museums. MOMA PS1, a modern art museum set in a remodeled school, is right down the street from our Long Island City hotel. Meanwhile, the Taste of LIC brings the borough's flavors together in a delicious yearly expo. The Secret Theater hosts evenings of edgy Off-Broadway art. Come find the hidden secrets that make Queens New York's best borough.

Red Lion Inn & Suites Long Island City

Address: 42-24 Crescent Street Long Island City, NY 11101
Phone: (718) 303-3700
Email: [email protected]

Features
Amenities At Our Queens, NYC Hotel
Features To Enhance Your Stay

From the Cascadia Soapery amenities in your bathroom, to the complimentary Wi-Fi throughout our hotel, we provide you the necessary travel amenities at a great value. Our hotel in Queens, NYC serves deluxe continental breakfast every morning, and our fitness center lets you work out during your stay.

Features At Our Queens, NYC Hotel

  • Free Wi-Fi Throughout The Hotel
  • Free On-Site Breakfast
  • Fitness Center
  • Free Water and Other Essentials To Keep You Refreshed And At Your Best
  • Complimentary Coffee in Breakfast Area
Dining
Taste Local Queens Restaurants

The rich combination of international cultures makes Queens a hotbed of delectable dining. Queens restaurants run the gamut from traditional Chinese food in Flushing to the latest fusion concoctions in Astoria. At Red Lion Inn & Suites, you're in a prime position to taste it all. Awake with our complimentary breakfast buffet, then get ready for lunch, dinner, and of course, brunch.

  • Complimentary Deluxe Breakfast Buffet
  • Local Queens Restaurants
Dining
Wake Up At Our New York Hotel With Breakfast
Complimentary Deluxe Buffet

Wake up and get ready to eat. Red Lion Inn & Suites serves complimentary breakfast every morning. You can enjoy toast, cereal, eggs, fresh fruits, and yogurt, then wash it down coffee, tea, and juice. Get fueled for a day of exploring Long Island City and the many hidden treasures in New York City.

Dining
Local Queens Dining
Prepare Your Tastebuds

Taste food from several different continents in one afternoon. That’s the appeal of Queens’ diverse dining scene. Within blocks of each other, you’ll discover Latin American, Asian, and European restaurants. Tour with your taste buds at these local eateries.

Casa Enrique

5-48 49th Avenue
Long Island City, NY 11101
(347) 448-6040
Discover a refined, modern twist on Mexican cuisine at Casa Enrique. This Michelin-starred restaurant lies just a few steps from Red Lion Inn & Suites Long Island City. 

Blend on the Water

4540 Center Boulevard
New York, NY 10044
Phone: (718) 606-9851
This modern Queens restaurant and lounge features cocktails and Latin-inspired dishes. The dining atmosphere is made even better by the expansive water views.

M Wells Steakhouse

43-15 Crescent Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 786-9060
At this Long Island City restaurant, Canadian chef Hugue Dufour serves up his avant-garde take on a steakhouse. Enjoy hearty meals in a refined atmosphere. 

Maiella

4610 Center Blvd
Long Island City, NY 11101
Phone: (718) 606-1770
Located along the picturesque waterfront, Maiella serves contemporary Italian dishes with specialty cocktails. A sophisticated place for a night out.

Court Square Diner

45-30 23rd St
Queens, NY 11101
(718) 392-1222
There’s nothing quite like a classic New York diner. Since 1946, Court Square Diner has been serving American classics. Come in anytime you want— they’re open 24 hours day to serve the city that never sleeps. 

Tournesol

50-12 Vernon Blvd
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 472-4355
Tournesol is a traditional French bistro set in an intimate space. Serving regional wines paired with delectable French cuisine, it offers a refined, luxurious menu among restaurants in Queens.

Shi

4720 Center Blvd
Long Island City, NY 11109
(347) 242-2450
The only thing better than the food at Shi is the eye-catching view of the Manhattan skyline. This Pan-Asian eatery serves up traditional food from the Eastern hemisphere, including delicious dumplings.

Groups
Book Group Travel To NYC

Make your group travel to NYC easier by reserving a group room block at Red Lion Inn & Suites Long Island City. From traveling friends to wedding parties, we provide excellent rates for those looking to explore more in New York City. Enjoy a stay just minutes from Midtown at a great, affordable rate.

Contact us at (718) 303-3700

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Neighborhood
Exciting Attractions, Dining, & Events

Find the best things to do in Queens during your visit to Red Lion Inn & Suites Long Island City. From innovative dining to world class sporting events to avant-garde art, Queens is one of the most cultured cities in America, and the hidden heart of New York City's vibrant culture.

Neighborhood
Queens Attractions
Browse Museums, Peruse Parks, & More

Queens is a haven of arts and international cultures. Here, you’ll find world-class museums amongst stunning waterfront parks. Explore these local Queens attractions during your stay with Red Lion Inn & Suites Long Island City.

MOMA PS1

22-25 Jackson Ave
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 784-2084
One of the oldest and largest nonprofit contemporary art institutions in the United States, MOMA PS1 is a modern art museum set in a former school. With exhibitions in the courtyard, basement, and several floors of the school, multi-disciplined, innovative art is everywhere.

Noguchi Museum

9-01 33rd Rd
Queens, NY 11106
(718) 204-7088
Designed and created by the Japanese-American sculptor Isamu Noguchi, this museum and its foundation preserves and displays Noguchi's sculptures, architectural models, stage designs, drawings, and furniture designs.

h4>Socrates Sculpture Park

32-01 Vernon Blvd
Long Island City, NY 11106
(718) 956-1819
Located on the East River waterfront, Socrates Sculpture Park hosts a series of engaging, innovative sculptures and installations. Coupled with a stunning view of Manhattan, it makes for an excellent place to stroll in the afternoon. 

Silver Cup Studios

42-22 22nd St #2
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 906-2000
New York City’s largest full service film and television production facility, Silver Cup Studios has hosted dozens of productions, including Mr. Robot, Girls, Madam Secretary, The Sopranos, 30 Rock, and Gossip Girl. 

Neighborhood
Events in Queens
Get A Taste of The Borough

There’s always something happening in Queens. From epic food festivals to the world’s best athletes, the borough is a melting pot of international cultures. During your stay at Red Lion Inn & Suites Long Island City, check out these events in Queens.

US Open

At the end of August every summer, The US Open attracts the world’s most talented tennis players. Matches are played in and around Arthur Ashe Stadium in Queens, which is just a short train ride away on the 7 subway line. 

UN General Assembly

The United Nations headquarters are right across the water from Long Island City. Delegates from across the globe convene every few months to discuss global matters. The UN Visitor Center lets you tour the headquarters, learn about its history, and see the art in the public areas.

NYC Marathon

Every November, the NYC Marathon weaves its way through the five boroughs. It’s the largest marathon in the world, with upwards of 50,000 people taking on the challenging route. Our location on the East River puts you in a prime spot to watch the legs in Queens or head to Manhattan to be at the finish line.

Taste of LIC

In June, The Chocolate Factory Theater puts on an epic selection of the city’s best cuisine. The Taste of LIC festival hosts draws crowds to try delectable eats and drinks. Raffles throughout the event also give away travel vouchers, theater tickets, and gift certificates. 

Neighborhood
Hidden Gems
Discover These Long Island City Attractions

Leave the beaten path, and discover these hidden gems. With so much culture, arts, and food in one city, there’s always something to be discovered. Here are our picks for the best hidden-away Long Island City attractions.

Gantry Plaza State Park

4-09 47th Road
Long Island City, NY 11101
This 12-acre state park on the East River lies in a former dockyard and manufacturing district. The park is decorated with remnants of facilities from the area’s past. Enjoy a stunning view of the Manhattan skyline from here, including the United Nations headquarters.

LIC Flea and Food

5-25 46th Avenue
Long Island City, NY 11101
This outdoor market has vendors selling antiques, collectibles, and food during the summer. Find a diamond in the rough amidst the many wares on sale, or just sit back on the grass and savor the flavors of local food.

The Secret Theater

4402 23rd Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
Off-Broadway theater is just down the block. The Secret Theater hosts many programs throughout the year, including plays, dance, and improve. With cheap tickets and great performances, it’s an excellent alternative to Broadway.

Hotel Amenities

Here are a few of the main amenities this property offers. If you have questions about anything you don't see here please feel free to contact the Front Desk.

breakfast-offered
Breakfast
Accessibility
Accessibility Features
air-conditioning
Air Conditioning
pet-friendly
PetFriendly
wifi
WiFi
fitness-center
Fitness Center
smoke-free
Smoke Free
tv
Flat Screen TV

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