Floyd Bennett Field

Gateway National Recreation Area

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50 Aviation Rd.
Brooklyn, NY 11234
718-354-4606
718-338-3799
Official Website

GPS: 40.5859, -73.8868

Last Price Paid: $30
Number of Sites: 38
Reservations: Yes
Tent Camping: Yes

3 people have reviewed this location.

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4 reviews
Nightly rate: $30
Days stayed: 4
Site Number: 45
“$30 a night in Brooklyn! But this place is a total FREE FOR ALL!”

Reviewed Jun 06, 2017

Overall Rating

Just like the other reviewers here have said, this is a place to camp in/near NYC for $30 a night, you cannot beat that - you really can't, even when you factor in all the negatives and there are a few of those.... This is essentially a very large concrete lot in an abandoned airport from the 1930s. Yes the park service is trying to... more

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jclaeson

43 Voltage 3950
2011 GMC Sierra 3500 Dually
2 reviews
Nightly rate: $19
Days stayed: 6
Site Number: A55

jclaeson would stay here again

“The best RV camping in Brooklyn”

Reviewed Sep 20, 2016

Overall Rating

We stayed at Camp Gateway for a week to explore NYC. The camp is an old airport so your site is on tarmac and open to a huge paved area on the water. There's regular traffic of people coming and going but not so much so that it's a bother. The convenience of being near NYC is the only thing the camp has going for it. There are no hooku... more

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3bars
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3bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

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homeindeed

41 Open Range 3X427BHS
2015 Ford F350
8 reviews
Nightly rate: $15
Days stayed: 4
Site Number: 8

homeindeed would stay here again

“The most interesting campsite we have seen.”

Reviewed Oct 25, 2015

Overall Rating

We stayed at Camp Gateway at Floyd Bennett Field for several nights in order to explore NYC. This site is fairly convenient to the city and very inexpensive. Since we have a National Parks annual pass, the fee was only $15/night. There is a bus stop at the main office, so you can park there and take bus to the nearest subway and be ... more

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Hookups:
  • dry camping
Recreation:
  • fishing
  • picnic area
  • recreation trail
  • water access
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities:
  • recycle
  • restrooms: vault
  • showers
  • trash
  • water available
Pets:
  • pets

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