Explore your new 
Long Island City

Stay in soulful Long Island City, 10 minutes from Midtown Manhattan

Just 15 minutes from northernmost Brooklyn and a few blocks walk from the nightlife of Astoria, The Collective Paper Factory is perfectly placed for city discovery. From suave restaurants and cute coffee shops to no nonsense breweries and street food vans; Long Island City is a melting pot of cultures. Visit museums filled with contemporary art; walk the Queensboro bridge into Manhattan; or cycle along the river to Gantry State Park and beyond.
Public transport
19 min
Grand Central Station
19 min
Times Square
65 min
JFK International Airport
27 min
Fifth Avenue
39 min
Wall Street
27 min
Port Authority Bus Terminal
Check out our members’ favourite spots

Discover one of the most culturally diverse neighbourhoods in New York City. Explore community cafes, local breweries and contemporary art museums or spend an afternoon in the park, taking in panoramic views across the East River.

Our favourite spots

Sample decadent brunch, healthy vegan fare and Greek-style seafood, cooked before your eyes.
Try out top wine lists, laid back brewery beers, and neighbourhood bars with live performances.
Wander from leafy green parks to contemporary art museums and al fresco film screenings.

Our team’s recommendations

Our team loves testing out local spots, so they’ve got you covered.

Life at Paper Factory

Settle into your home away from home. Discover unique art installations designed by local artists and connect over drinks in the Courtyard. Check out what it’s like to stay at The Collective Paper Factory.