2 star hotel
Area: East Garden City, East Garden City
1.58 mi from Hofstra University
Best Rooms: Red Roof Garden City, located in one of the residential blocks next to Meadowbrook State Pkwy., is encircled by the parking lot.
Best Rooms: There isn't too much in the way of views, as the hotel is surrounded by the parking lot and other buildings.
3 star hotel
Area: Plainview, Plainview
7.63 mi from Hofstra University
Best Rooms: Located in a residential neighborhood, Residence Inn Plainview offers no real views, except for the trees and pool view from rooms at the back.