No longer just a cut-through for airport arrivals headed to New York, New Jersey’s biggest city is fast becoming a destination in its own right. Residents already love it for its leafy parks – and their famous cherry blossom trees – world-class museums and vibrant nightlife. Now, newcomers priced out of the capital are discovering, and enriching, city neighborhoods including chi-chi Forest Hill, foodie favorite Ironbound and University Heights. Tempted? Then read on for our guide to the best hotels in Newark, bookable on Culture Trip.