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    Chelsea International Hostel

    251 W 20th St, New York City, NY 10011-3501
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    Reviewed 14 May 2013

    So this was my first experience at a Hostel and I would definitely return. The area was great; there were a lot of restaurants to choose from, a ton of brand name clothing stores, small boutiques, & a couple of "adult" stores (lol). Also, there...More

    Thank Richie F
    Reviewed 22 April 2013 via mobile

    The location of the hostel is excellent. I stayed in the 4 bed female dorm with ensuite. Bathroom in the room is not easy to find in NyC so this is a definite plus. Also, the room had single beds so no bunk beds to...More

    Thank Alice669
    Reviewed 15 March 2013 via mobile

    Don't go in with very high expectations. The beds aren't comfortable at all, the ambiance is pretty grim, and it's very basic. However, you get what you pay for and at least everything is very clean. I thought the bagels for breakfast were great, but...More

    1  Thank Ashley F
    Reviewed 23 February 2013

    I did a quick solo trip to NYC and did endless amounts of hostel research. I went with Chelsea International because of the location, it seemed like the best bang for my buck and well managed. Those 3 major details proved to be so true....More

    1  Thank AngelaAnn86
    Reviewed 2 February 2013

    Ok the location is good. But being there during winter, the room we had was sooo cold we could'nt sleep. We told the receptionnist, he told us to go and buy some blankets ourselves ! We left for another place, really bad service, really poor...More

    5  Thank Tefiiiii
    The GEM Hotel Chelsea
    1,256 reviews
    #304 of 469 hotels in New York City
    0.2 km
    The New Yorker A Wyndham Hotel
    11,721 reviews
    #279 of 469 hotels in New York City
    1.1 km
    Chelsea Savoy Hotel
    675 reviews
    #280 of 469 hotels in New York City
    0.3 km
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    3,624 reviews
    #134 of 469 hotels in New York City
    0.4 km
    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • US$94 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 150
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    • Chelsea
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    Home to hundreds of art galleries, beautiful
    brownstones, and one of New York’s newest and most
    popular attractions, Chelsea is one of the city’s
    jewels when it comes to neighbourhood life. The
    contemporary art scene is an integral part of the
    neighbourhood’s identity, with gallery openings almost
    every night of the week and countless exhibits to
    explore. As a longtime hub of gay culture in New York
    Dream Downtown
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    .39 km away
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    .28 km away
    The GEM Hotel Chelsea
    1,256 reviews
    .16 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
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    .09 km away
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    Nearby Attractions
    Joyce Theater
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    .15 km away
    Gotham Comedy Club
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    .23 km away
    AIA-NY Boat Tour
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    .24 km away
    Atlantic Theatre Company
    13 reviews
    .24 km away
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    Tracy C
    5 August 2017|
    Response from Adel B | Reviewed this property |
    No it's a community shower :)
    26 July 2017|
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    Response from btdugan | Reviewed this property |
    they have a 14 day limit per month
    omar o
    27 May 2017|
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    Response from varaderomom | Reviewed this property |
    i pay 5 bucks for a big one for 24 hours-its great-i get in at 6 am-go to the hostel and store my bag-and either hang in the common room and watch tv or sleep-check in is around 2 or go enjoy new york with no bags-same when... More
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    "Book as early as you can, rooms run out fast and rates constantly change."
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    "If you don't mind a tough climb up the stairs, being on an upper floor is quieter"
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    "Don't choose this hostel."
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    "Book your hostel beforehand =) / Бронируйсте свой хостел заранее, в противном случае придётся жить здесь =))"
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