Details & Logistics

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Getting There / Staying There

Important Lodging and Transportation Information

  • Hotels are booking fast for New Year’s Eve in NYC! Reserve your room today!  See below!
  • For air travelers, consider flying in and out of LaGuardia Airport, which is only a 15 min drive (9 mi) from the reception venue. JFK is a 26min away (17 mi), and driving from Newark International may take as much as 1 hour or more depending on traffic conditions through or around Manhattan (not recommended).
  • Please allow yourself at least DOUBLE the ground transportation time in New York on New Years Eve. This is a major holiday and you can expect traffic delays.
  • On New Years Eve, you can expect major traffic and transportation delays in Manhattan.  Thus, please avoid mid and lower Manhattan, especially for travelers from points east (Northern NJ, PA, the Midwest) and South (Southern NJ, PA, DE, MD, VA, the Southeast). Please AVOID THE HOLLAND LINCOLN TUNNELS in particular. From points north and east consider entry via upper Manhattan/Bronx (RFK Bridge).  From points South consider entry via Staten Island (Verrazano-Narrows Bridge).


Ceremony and Reception Information 


The Church of the Transfiguration, 263 Marcy Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11211 (Williamsburg neighborhood)




Giando on the Water, 400 Kent Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11211

Immediately following the ceremony through 2am



  • Hotels listed here are a portion of those within a 5 mile radius of the reception venue with vacancies on December 30th and 31st.
  • Rates below are as listed on, and you can go to Kayak to reserve at this rate today (immediate payment may be required). Alternatively, use the links below to reserve with the hotels directly. Rates and availability for direct booking with the hotels may differ, but typically reservations made directly with the hotel do not require immediate payment.

Super 8 Brooklyn, Park Slope: $160, 3.7 mi

The Missing Lantern, $164-$257, 3.0 mi

Sumner Hotel, $167, 1.8 mi

Holiday Inn Express Queens-Maspeth: $228, 5.5 miles

Z Hotel, $298, 4.8 mi

Wyndham Garden-Long Island City, $252, 4.8 mi

Hotel Jolie: $328, 2.4

Sheraton Brooklyn: $392, 2.9 mi


Additional Resources

Short-term residence rentals:

Recommended hotel search site:

Reviews of area Hotels, restaurants, etc.: Yelp-Brooklyn; Trip Advisor-Brooklyn


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