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    Hostelling International - New York

    891 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10025-4403
    (646) 759-0717
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
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    Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

    Very clean, friendly, affordable for new york, the a combination of choices for the breakfast will definitely stay hear again next time. The only negative thing i can think of is the elevator is very slow.

    Thank Tyler P
    Response from PatrickHINYC, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 13 October 2017

    We appreciate your feedback. Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts on your recent stay. Our staff hopes you will visit more of our hostels throughout the world in your future travels.

    Reviewed 1 October 2017

    Near Columbia University, 12 minutes away from Central Park, next to Riverside Park and with a subway station close by, its location is very convenient. It is a really cool place to stay at.There is a nice courtyard in which you can sunbath/have lunch and...More

    Thank Lili-Faust
    Response from PatrickHINYC, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 5 October 2017

    We appreciate your feedback about your experience in our hostel. Everyone here would like to wish you the best in your future travels. Come back and visit us again soon!

    Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

    I spent 11 nights here, first in a 8 beds dorm and later in a 10 beds one. Both rooms were clean, beds were comfy and lockers were just the right size. Considering how many guests this hostel accommodates, it is incredibly clean. The bathrooms...More

    Thank Mimi T
    Response from PatrickHINYC, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 5 October 2017

    Our staff is already looking forward to your next visit! Be sure to check out more of our hostels around the world. We wish you the best in all your future travels.

    Reviewed 29 September 2017

    I would look for a better place to stay while in New York. I notified the staff days, before I was checking out that I would be checking out. They billed me anyway for a night that I did not stay there. I am disputing...More

    Thank nirvelli2017
    Response from PatrickHINYC, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 5 October 2017

    We appreciate your terrific feedback and suggestions following your recent visit to our hostel. Thank you very much for taking the time to share your detailed thoughts. Our staff wishes your the best in your future travels!

    Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

    Very Nice place to stay especially for solo traveler. Lot of low-cost activities and tours of the city are offered. Room and bath clean. The hostel is located in Harlem , nice area with shops and near metro station.

    Thank valeriana85
    Response from PatrickHINYC, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 5 October 2017

    We love hearing great feedback from solo travelers. Thank you very much for sharing your thoughts about your recent stay. Come back and see us again soon!

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$47 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 92
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    • Upper West Side
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    Elik972
    27 September 2017|
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    Response from Tiffany W | Reviewed this property |
    I think you have to purchase a bed because the lockers correspond to the bed/dorm. Just call them and they can tell you if they can accommodate.
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    24 September 2017|
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    Response from Clayton O | Reviewed this property |
    I think the cafe opens at 7am. If you stay in the rooms that provide breakfast they will give you tickets to use in the cafe.
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    5 August 2017|
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    Response from munira21 | Reviewed this property |
    hey yes there are lockers inside the dorm...however, you will need to carry your own lock or purchase from the hostel. after checking out, you can store your luggage at an extra fee as well. That is a digital kind of locker... More
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    Room Tips
    "Request a bottom bunk to make life easier.. make sure the AC works in your room otherwise it gets very hot..."
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    "Premium rooms come with free breakfast in the cafe!"
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    "Try and get a lower level (1st or 2nd floor) room, and use the stairs whenever possible"
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    "Choose dorm room with fewer beds"
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