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Guide to Local Inns & Motels



A number of motels, hotels and inns serve the Princeton area, but most are not within walking distance of the University. Ask the hotels if they offer a special rate for Princeton University guests. Information about accommodations and restaurants can also be found through the Princeton Regional Convention and Visitors Bureau.

In town (Princeton)

Nassau Inn, Palmer Square (walking distance). 609-921-7500; 800-862-7728.

The Peacock Inn, 20 Bayard Lane (walking distance). 609-924-1707.

North of Princeton

Best Western Manor Inn and Suites, 4191 U.S. Route 1 South near Raymond Road, Monmouth Junction (6.5 miles). 732-329-4555; 800-780-7234.

Courtyard by Marriott Princeton, 3815 U.S. Route 1 South and Mapleton Road (3 miles). 609-716-9100; 800-321-2211.

Doubletree Hotel Princeton, 4355 U.S. Route 1 South and Ridge Road, Princeton (5 miles). 609-452-2400. 800-222-8733.

Extended StayAmerica, 4230 U.S. Route 1 North, South Brunswick (6 miles). 732-438-5010; 800-398-7829.

Hampton Inn, 4385 U.S. Route 1 South, Princeton (5 miles). 609-951-0066.

Holiday Inn Princeton, 100 Independence Way, Princeton (5.5 miles). 609-520-1200; 800-HOLIDAY.

Princeton Marriott Hotel and Conference Center at Forrestal, 100 College Road East, Princeton (4 miles). 609-452-7800; 800-943-6709.

Red Roof Inn, 208 New Road at U.S. Route 1, Monmouth Junction (7 miles). 732-821-8800; 800-733-7663.

Sonesta ES Suites South Brunswick-Princeton, 4225 U.S. Route 1 South, Monmouth Junction (5 miles). 732-329-9600; 800-SONESTA.

Sonesta ES Suites Princeton, 4375 U.S. Route 1 South, Princeton (5 miles). 609-951-0009; 800-SONESTA.

Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village, 201 Village Boulevard, Princeton (5 miles). 609-452-7900; 800-937-8461.

South of Princeton

Clarion Hotel-The Palmer Inn, 3499 U.S. Route 1 South, Princeton (3 miles). 609-452-2500; 800-688-0500.

Extended StayAmerica, 3450 Brunswick Pike, Princeton (4 miles). 609-919-9000; 800-804-3724.

Homewood Suites by Hilton, 3819 U.S. Route 1 South, Princeton (3 miles). 609-720-0550.

Howard Johnson’s Motor Lodge, 2995 U.S. Route 1 South, Lawrenceville (7 miles). 609-896-1100; 800-551-2409.

Hyatt Place Princeton, 3565 U.S. Route 1 South, Princeton (3 miles). 609-720-0200.

Hyatt Regency Princeton, 102 Carnegie Center, U.S. Route 1 North, Princeton (3 miles). 609-987-1234; 888-591-1234.

Inn at Glencairn, 3301 Lawrenceville Road (Route 206), Princeton (3 miles). 609-497-1737.

Quality Inn, 3270 Brunswick Pike, Lawrenceville (8.5 miles). 609-896-3700.

Red Roof Inn, 3203 Brunswick Pike, Lawrenceville (6 miles). 609-896-3388; 800-733-7663.

Residence Inn by Marriott at Carnegie Center, 3563 U.S. Route 1 South, Princeton (3.5 miles). 609-799-0550.

East of Princeton

Colonade Motel, 472 Route 130, East Windsor (10 miles). 609-448-2294.

Days Inn, 460 Route 33, East Windsor (11 miles). 609-448-3200; 800-329-7466.

Town House Motor Inn, 351 Franklin Street, Hightstown (11 miles). 609-448-2400.

Wyndham Princeton Forrestal Hotel and Conference Center, 900 Scudders Mill Road, Plainsboro (4.5 miles). 609-936-4200; 877-999-3223.

West of Princeton

Chauncey Conference Center, 1 Chauncey Road, Princeton (3 miles). 609-921-3600.