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George Washington Bridge

179th Street and Riverside Drive, New York City, NY 10033
+1 800-221-9903
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Major bridge over the Hudson River that connects New York and New Jersey.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“new jersey” (49 reviews)
“historic park” (6 reviews)
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179th Street and Riverside Drive, New York City, NY 10033
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+1 800-221-9903
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We traveled into New York via one of the tunnels. It was a stressful experience and cost $15. We left New York in the evening and chose to take the George Washington Bridge. Easy to navigate, amazing view over the Hudson River and it cost...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Nice bridge on the hudson river with very nice view of New York City. Little out of city but looks amazing

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Man this bridge is hecka dope and an old school classic that is know the world round from coast to coast.

Thank Alzor S
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

A little bit out of town but worth the visit for the views from the bridge back down the Hudson River to Manhatten.

Thank Paul H
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

I really love this bridge for the fact that it is not scary (no incline at all), and it allows for beautiful views of NYC. Whenever my family visits NY or even passes through on the way to Florida, this is a highlight of our...More

Thank mmbcde
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

beautiful bridge but lately the traffic / construction is out of control - I arrived at the bridge 8 30 reading upper lane 30 min wait - lower 60 minutes ! that's pretty in sane - took me 22 minutes to crawl into the city

Thank badbaruch57
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Longest Main Bridge when it was build. It's now 85 years and still going strong. The beautiful design of it. It was voted to be called as Hudson River Bridge but the port of authority chosen George Washington Bridge as they prefer it more compare...More

Thank Anthony L
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Connecting New York City and New Jersey over Hudson river, this bridge gives very nice view of sky lines of both the cities. You can also walk.

Thank seedhunter
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

We were out of towners looking for an easy hike to do and read about this. We parked our car in NJ at the Fort Lee Historic Park and it was just a short scenic hike to the George Washington Bridge. It is free to...More

Thank KS66215
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Bridge makes an exciting drive with great views, but you have to be very careful and focused to drive on this and to make your exits. Toll is $15.

Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
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Response from marksmail | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Look out for the signs as you approach the bridge and you can use cash 24 hours pre day as I recall. enjoy
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