Discover boutique hotels in Gramercy Park, United States
When to go
You have access to an outdoor spot that even native New Yorkers struggle to enter – if you don't spend summer in the city you'll be deeply disappointed.
PlanesJFK and Newark airports are between 25–35 minutes away by car (allow for traffic at busy times).
TrainsGrand Central Station is a five-minute drive down Park Avenue. From here, you'll be able to board Amtrak (www.amtrak.com) services to other destinations all over the USA. Penn Station is around the same distance – jump on the Long Island Rail Road (www.lirr.org) to escape to the Hamptons.
AutomobilesFrom JFK, take the Van Wyck Expressway then the Long Island Expressway, before heading over towards Murray Hill in Manhattan on the Queens Midtown Expressway.