The Local

The Local


13-02 44th Avenue, Queens, NY, United States

ExcellentBased on 1,262 reviews


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About The Local

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Situated in New York City, The Local Hostel NYC is within walking distance of the MoMA PS1 and offers a rooftop terrace. It provides skyline views and free Wi-Fi.

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To Downtown6.1 mi
Nearest airportNew York Skyports SPB
Distance to airport1.7 mi


Check-in time4:00 PM
Check-out time11:00 AM
InternetFree Wi-Fi
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+1 347 738 5251

Amenities at The Local

Top features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Earplugs
  • Window
  • Computer use available
  • ATM on-site
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Raised toilet
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Reading light
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Roll-in shower
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke alarms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Dishwasher
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Adapted bath
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Socket near the bed
  • Key card access
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • No smoking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Parking
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Lowered sink
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Air-conditioned
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Cleaning products
  • Trash cans
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Coffee shop
  • Privacy curtain
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower
  • 24hr front desk
  • Storage available


  • Library
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Books


  • Ticket service
  • Business center
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • 24-hour security

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Reviews for The Local

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Very goodBased on 1,261 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Friendly staffs , Perfect location." (in 176 reviews)
  • "Great location, great staff." (in 132 reviews)
  • Very nice rooftop with a view. (in 93 reviews)
Cons -
  • The dirty shower left by the roomate. (in 22 reviews)
  • U enjoy ur stay meeting different people. (in 10 reviews)
  • "Bunk beds are dangerous for some folks, by the way." (in 7 reviews)

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Photos of The Local

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Where is The Local?

Find the exact location and address of The Local in Queens, making it easy to plan your travel logistics. Landmark and ‘Getting Around’ data was last updated on November 29, 2023.

Most Popular Landmarks

MoMA PS10.3 mi
Gantry Plaza State Park0.6 mi
Isamu Noguchi Sculpture Museum1.3 mi
Museum of the Moving Image1.3 mi
Socrates Sculpture Park1.4 mi
Rockaway Beach13.4 mi

Getting Around

Queens 7-11 - Jd Foods10.7 mi
Queens 44-02 Astoria Blvd S2.5 mi
Queens 92 St / Queens Center Mall4.2 mi

FAQs when booking at The Local

Find answers to commonly asked questions regarding reservations, amenities, policies, and more when booking a stay at The Local. FAQs were last updated on November 29, 2023.

Is pricing at The Local comparable to 2 star hotels in Queens?

The average rate for a night at The Local is 49% less than the Queens average for similarly rated 2 stars hotels. The nightly rate at The Local is typically $119, which is considered to be a good deal for a quality hotel room in Queens.

How close is The Local to the nearest airport, New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport?

At just 11.6 mi apart, the expected drive time from the nearest airport, New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport, to The Local is 0h 23m. The estimated drive time may vary depending on high and low traffic times in the surrounding area. This is especially true for metro areas.

What is the best way for guests to get from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to The Local?

The Local has parking for hotel guests so for most visitors spending time in Queens, renting a car for around $35/day may be the best option. This will give you the ability to get to and from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport, and also give you the flexibility to get around the area. Taking a taxi or rideshare service from the nearest airport, New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport, to your hotel is often the most cost effective transportation solution.

How close is The Local from the Queens city center?

The center of Long Island City, Queens, is just 0.4 mi away from the front doors of The Local. You can find many fellow tourists at places such as Aqueduct Racetrack, which you can get to from The Local using any means of transportation.

What is the The Local phone number?

For questions about The Local and your reservation, contact the front desk directly at +1 347 738 5251.

Does The Local have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, The Local has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at The Local?

The standard check-out time at The Local is 11:00 AM. Guests can usually check-in from 4:00 PM. Special arrangements may be available if discussed with the front desk.

How much does it cost to stay at The Local, Queens?

A good deal at The Local right now is between $35 and $119 per night. Prices change based on dates and room type, so enter your requirements in the form above to see the best deals currently available.

Does The Local have a laundry service?

This accommodation does offer laundry services. Guests can also use ironing facilities.

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