$179 Avg/night
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The Westin Jersey City Newport

4 stars
479 Washington Boulevard, Jersey City, NJ 07310
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.0
out of 5
87 reviews
FOR ALL TRAVELS

We had a very good time during our stay. the location of hotel is closed to Newark EWR, shopping... See full review

  • Arun traveler
  • Jun 29, 2014
Torn Between Three and Four Stars

If I brought earplugs, I'd give it a four, no questions. It's new, clean, has amazing views of... See full review

  • Sarck
  • Aug 20, 2014
Waterfront style and class only minutes from Manhattan

Quiet, classy and comfortable, The Westin Jersey City Newport beckons as a waterfront haven in the Jersey City financial district. Soaring public spaces and designer decor team up with tranquil guest rooms that afford Big Apple views. Spend a day meandering through the adjacent mall or take the train one block away for a fast 10-minute escape into Manhattan. A heated indoor pool provides year-round refreshment, while the fitness center offers variety and room to move. Open for lunch and dinner, the restaurant is as wildly stylish as the lobby lounge.

Highlights

  • Bright, heated indoor pool with skylights, whirlpool and spacious fitness center
  • Dramatic public spaces with the attractive Half Moon Lobby Lounge
  • Most rooms have waterfront and NYC skyline views
  • One block to PATH train into Manhattan and minutes from the Holland Tunnel and New Jersey Turnpike
  • Adjacent to the 1.2-million-square-foot Newport Centre Mall

Rooms

Warm earth tones soothe mind and body in 429 plush and stylish guest rooms at The Westin Jersey City Newport. Most look out onto views of New York City or the Newport Marina. Doze off on a pillow-top mattress with crisp triple sheets, down blanket, luxurious duvet and five pillows. In the bathroom, look for a dual showerhead, signature bath amenities and curved shower rod. Request a Westin Workout Room for a 375-square-foot, fitness-inspired room with choice of either a LifeFitness™ Treadmill or Spinning Cycle plus DVD workouts and strength training equipment. Premium Rooms feature a curved wall of windows for panoramic Hudson River views. Both wired and wireless Internet are available (fees apply).

Features

Just west of Wall Street, Midtown Manhattan, and Times Square, The Westin Jersey City Newport offers Jersey City convenience minutes from Newark airport. Grab a workout while checking out the area with a Runner's World map that details three- and five-mile jogging routes from the hotel. At mealtime, enjoy lunch or dinner on-site at the sophisticated Fire & Oak or walk to other options nearby. The chic and inviting Half Moon Lobby Lounge also invites for after-hours cocktails. Choose self or valet parking (fees apply). 

Transportation

  • Newark Liberty International Airport (11.1 mi/17.8 km)
  • La Guardia Airport (14 mi/22.5 km)
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (21.9 mi/35.2 km)
  • Limited free shuttle service within surrounding area
  • One block to the PATH train station into New York City

Attractions

  • Newport Centre Mall (across the street)
  • Wall Street (1.7 mi/2.7 km)
  • Historic Hoboken (2.2 mi/3.5 km)
  • Liberty Science Center (2.7 mi/4.3 km)
  • South Street Seaport (4 mi/6.4 km)
  • Madison Square Garden (5 mi/8 km)
  • Times Square (5.6 mi/9 km)
  • IZOD Center (8.8 mi/14.1 km)
  • Jersey Gardens Outlets (13.3 mi/21.4 km)

Business

  • Wireless access in rooms and public areas (fees apply)
  • 24-hour business center
  • 20,500 square feet of contemporary meeting space in 23 rooms

Hotel Map

40.7249 -74.0358
Nearby airports
John F. Kennedy International Airport, (JFK), 23.00, MI; LaGuardia Airport, (LGA), 14.00, MI; Newark Liberty International Airport, (EWR), 11.00, MI;
Area description
Downtown

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The Westin Jersey City Newport Rooms

Traditional
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Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • Heated pool
  • Non Smoking
General
Air conditioned
Non Smoking
Concierge
Pet friendly
Ice machine
24 hour security
Activities
Heated pool
Golf
Tennis
Dining
Restaurant
24 hour room service
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Express checkout
Concierge desk
Wake-up service
Multilingual
In-Room Safe
Shops/Commercial services
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Porters
Doorman
Gift shop
Audio visual equipment
Conference suite
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Valet parking
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities
Accessible facilities
Wheel chair access
Brailled elevators
Room
Television with cable
Video game player
Free newspaper
Hairdryer in room
Fire alarm with light
Turndown service
Iron
Ironing board

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 PM
Check-out:
12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (87)

Ratings and reviews for The Westin Jersey City Newport

Overall score

4 / 5
5.01.0
87 out of 87
Amenities:
4.1
Room cleanliness:
4.4
Hotel staff:
4.2
Room comfort:
4.4
Location:
4.3
Value:
4

85% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of The Westin Jersey City Newport

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
Newark, DE
Apr 4, 2010

washing machine sounds

We kept hearing noises through the night. It sounded so much like our washing machine back home. We were loctaed on the sixth floor so we weren't sure what the noise could have been. The staff was very friendly. The room was clean. Didn't like the idea that they didnht have a fan in the bathroom or that the toiletres were lacking. But the location was great, just 10 miutes from New York.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Shopping tip: In Hotel

this hotel has a mall attached to it. J C Penneys, Macys etc. happy shopping.

Review of The Westin Jersey City Newport

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Austin
Mar 17, 2010

Super Digs

The Hurricane of 2010 put a huge damper on any sight seeing plans. The hotels amenities and close proximity to various eating and entertainment establishments more than made up for the weather. Instead of going into New York City we were able to explore Jersey City and Hoboken. We spent some quality, quiet time enjoying the view of the NY Skyline both at night and through the storm.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Review of The Westin Jersey City Newport

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Orlando, fl
Mar 15, 2010

Excellent stay!

I was in town for a funeral and chose Weston because of previous fantastic stays bthe heavenly bed and shower is worth it!!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
4
Review of The Westin Jersey City Newport

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
][
Pittsburgh, PA
Dec 30, 2009

Westin Jersey City 12/27/2009

Front desk was understaffed, there were long delays checking in and out. Check-in and check-out processes were unnecessarily complicated.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
2
Room comfort:
5
Location:
3
Value:
3
Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

There are no restaurants near the hotel that are open late in the evening.

Review of The Westin Jersey City Newport

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Investroll
Business
DC
Dec 16, 2009

Great place

This is a great hotel conveniently located near the Newport/Pavonia PATH, so it is very easy to get into downtown/midtown NY. The wired internet connection is superfast. Only two downsides: The hot water was tepid during the peak morning time, and the breakfast buffet only runs on weekends.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

They are very close to the Newport Mall, so you can shop for just about anything there.

Review of The Westin Jersey City Newport

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Pittsburgh Pa
Dec 13, 2009

Very nice hotel

Great hotel with a good location. Went into the city daily. The location to Laguardia was too far. Newark was fine.I would stay here again,especially if I drive to NY.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
4
Review of The Westin Jersey City Newport

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Monterey Park, Ca
Nov 29, 2009

Good location for the price

Rooms were clean and the staff was very friendly. The rooms had everything that was needed, especially the flat screen TV.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Review of The Westin Jersey City Newport

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
rpollar1
Winter Springs, Fl
Nov 29, 2009

Friendly, helpful staff.

OK location away from NYC.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
3
Value:
4
Review of The Westin Jersey City Newport

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Marie-Lou
Montreal, Canada
Nov 29, 2009

Amazing trip!

We went to NYC to celebrate my 25th birthday and I have to say, I was very much impressed with the hotel. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful, gave us tips on how to save money (take the subway instead of a cab, restaurants around that were cheaper than the one at the hotel, etc...), our room was spotless, the bed was VERY comfortable, the bathroom is big and with all utilities (magnifier mirror, hair drier, plenty of towels, etc...). We saw the pool but didn't get the chance to take a swim (who wants to swim when you're in NYC anyways!!!), it's gorgeous! We'll definitely be staying there again when we go back in April!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Money-saving tip: Short walk from hotel

The PATH train is 1 block away from the hotel and takes you directly to the 33rd street, in Time Square, Manhattan!

Review of The Westin Jersey City Newport

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
Glastonbury, CT
Nov 23, 2009

Decent Hotel

Nice hotel, though complementary guest services were nonexistant, and maintenence staff members were loudly conversing outside my door at 10pm. Information was difficult to find -- the room didn't have the usual binder with information on where to find food, what was included with the room, etc. Instead, there was a glossy room service menu and a brochure for upgrading bedsheets and pillows. Plus, parking was pricey and Wi-Fi was not included. Too much nickle-and-diming for a four-star hotel.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

There's a short walk to a shopping mall, which is helpful if you want to grab a quick bite or do some shopping without the ordeal of getting your car out of the parking garage.

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