Travel & Accommodations:
TRAVEL BY PLANE
If you’re traveling to BKSS workshops by plane, you may fly into any of the New York City area airports: La Guardia, JFK, or Newark.
Approximately 20-30 minutes via taxi from La Guardia Airport to Williamsburg
Click here for La Guardia Airport shuttle options
Approximately 45-60 minutes via taxi from JFK Airport to Williamsburg
Approximately 45-60 minutes via taxi from Newark Airport to Williamsburg
Click here for Newark Airport shuttle options
TRAVEL BY BUS/TRAIN
TRAVELING BY CAR
If you are traveling by car, www.bestparking.com, is a great website to help you locate parking in the city. You can also download the Best Parking app on your phone and have it accessible during your trip. Street parking near the studio is possible, but you should give yourself an extra 15 minutes to find a good spot.
New York City hotels will book up quickly!
Looking for a person to share accommodations with while here in the Big Apple? Let us know, so we can connect you to other students.
You can also explore options outside the Williamsburg neighborhood.
AirBnB within 10 minutes walking distance
*please note we are not affiliated with the hosts.
80 Wythe Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11249
La Quinta Inn & Suites
437 Union Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Hotel Le Jolie
235 Meeker Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Walters: American eatery
253 Grand St. Brooklyn, NY 11211
Little Choc Apothecary: Homey little cafe for sweet & savory vegan crêpes, plus baked goods, coffee, juices & loads of teas.
141 Havemeyer St. Brooklyn, NY 11211
Quinoa Kitchen: counter serve for health-minded grub such as grass-fed burgers & quinoa bowls, plus juices.
287 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211
254 S 2nd St, Brooklyn, NY 11211
Samurai Mama: Japanese restaurant with a communal table & best known for its udon bowls
205 Grand St, Brooklyn, NY 11211
La Superior: Authentic Mexican street food, like tacos & flautas. Cash only.
295 Berry St, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Marlow & Sons: A New American menu with a farm-fresh emphasis is updated daily.
81 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Diner: Retro railcar environs & seasonal New American eats draw cool sorts to this funky spin on the diner.
85 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Tabare: Uruguayan dining mixing Latin American & Italian flavors in rustic chic space with patio; cash-only.
221 S 1st St, Brooklyn, NY 11211
St. Mazie Bar & Supper Club: Funky bar with frequent live music, an outdoor area & a downstairs restaurant with a compact menu.
345 Grand St, Brooklyn, NY 11211
Baby's All Right: Cool haunt offering live music most nights, plus gourmet bar fare, creative drinks & weekend brunch.
146 Broadway, Brooklyn NY 11211
Freehold: Meet, work & play. Coffee, cocktails & American gastropub fare served in a hip cafe & bar with a grassy outdoor space.
45 S 3rd St, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Knitting Factory: Spacious outpost of a small national concert venue chain with an attached adults-only restaurant.
361 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211
Bembe: DJs, live global music & tropical cocktails inspire dancing & socializing at this lively lounge.
81 S 6th St, Brooklyn, NY 11211
Brooklyn Bowl: Bowling alley in Williamsburg with high-tech lanes, live tunes & food by Blue Ribbon.
61 Wythe Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11249