Up until now, if you wanted to stay in New York for a longer period of time (e.g. to do an internship or gain international experience), your only reasonably-priced alternative to hotels were hostels. You can take full advantage of the Airbnb app which allows local New Yorkers to rent their private apartments out if they have an extra room or aren’t home for extended periods of time. All of us at Loving New York as well as any of our friends have tried it – both in New York as well as other locations throughout Europe – and have had nothing but positive experiences.
Privately-owned accommodations in New York have several advantages:
One of the biggest and safest providers of private apartments in New York in New York is Airbnb. Using this platform you currently have access to around 18,000 private accommodations and homes throughout the boroughs of New York City.