Only 1.9 miles away from Princeton University. If you feel like a sampling of local activities, just let us know. We'll be happy to help with tickets, tee times, tours, reservations, or recommendations. We're here to make your visit as entertaining and enjoyable as possible. Walking distance to shopping and restaurants. One of the top four theme parks in the Northeast, Sesame Place is an interactive play experience for families with children and is conveniently located on Route 1, just a short 16 mile drive from the Hyatt Place Princeton.