McCarren Hotel & Pool
This hip hotel features a rooftop pool and a restaurant that's popular with both locals and out-of-towners.
This Chelsea Hotels outpost overlooks McCarren Park and offers minimalist hipster chic design that blends seamlessly with its Williamsburg surroundings. The lobby is verdant and colorful, and the 64 guest rooms are done in neutral brown, gray and beige tones, with amenities such as complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, glass-enclosed rain showers and bath products by Malin+Goetz. The Sheltering Sky rooftop bar on the eighth floor boasts one of the largest saltwater pools in New York. House restaurant Oleanders showcases a retro "fern bar" vibe and is home to a popular weekend brunch. Free bicycle use makes getting around the neighborhood an environmentally friendly adventure.