Dropping your kid off at Kean University? Hotels-Rates will make sure you find the best hotel in Union, NJ. Hotels-Rates can provide detailed information on amenities, convenience to neighboring locations and nearby points of interest. Our comprehensive hotel database shows that there are 16 hotels in Union within 5 miles of Kean University, with the lowest rate for those hotels being $67. If you are looking for things to do in Union, you might be interested in visiting the Brunswick Square Mall, Newport Centre, Woodbridge Center and Westfield Garden State Plaza, most of which are convenient from the school.