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The Harlem Flophouse

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242 W 123rd St, New York City, NY 10027-5428 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness centre
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Had the opportunity to stay at the Flophouse in Harlem. I can honestly say I loved this place super cute vintage setup! I would definitely stay again the only complaint was that there isn’t AC and it was terribly hot during the weekend I stayed...More

1  Thank Rhonda G
Response from harlemflophouse, Owner at The Harlem FlophouseResponded 7 July 2018

The Harlem Flophouse is not air conditioned. There is a large fan in every room. The house was designed and built in 1890 prior to the advent of modern air conditioning. All rooms have two windows which open and face either a garden or tree...More

Reviewed 1 July 2018

We stayed in the Ellington Room. We had our own bathroom and backyard to sit out in. The room was beautiful, clean and comfortable. The temperatures were high outside but with the window open and fan it was very cool for sleeping. I felt like...More

1  Thank Darla F
Reviewed 15 May 2018

I've stayed here many times, and if it's the kind of place you want there's really nowhere better in Manhattan. It's a barebones hotel - there's no room service, and you'll be sharing a bathroom with the other bedroom on your floor. Also there's no...More

Thank Roger M
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We stayed in the Harlem Flophouse for 10 nights and it was perfect. The location is great- lots of places to eat only minutes away, the bed was comfortable and the price was fantastic for NY. We stayed on the top floor at the back...More

Thank L_BNewZealand
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Quiet and reasonably clean, this house provides a good place to lodge in Harlem. The metro station is very close, the rooms are big. The decor is pleasant, but very much old fashioned and in need of some renovation. No private bathroom and no safe....More

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About
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$132 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Harlem Flophouse Hotel New York City
Location
United States > New York > New York City > Harlem
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$132 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Harlem Flophouse Hotel New York City
Location
United States > New York > New York City > Harlem
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Harlem
As a hub of African American culture, Harlem has
played a vital role in the history of New York City.
Today, the neighbourhood is as vibrant as ever as new
businesses and developments go up next to local
institutions. The heart of the neighbourhood is
bustling 125th Street, where street vendors and
historic landmarks like the Apollo Theater mingle with
big-name stores. Turn down almost any corner, and
...More
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MaraM2774
8 July 2018|
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Response from harlemflophouse | Property representative |
Parking is available around the corner at Park-It Able Parking Corp. 160 W 124th St. There is free on the street parking but you have to be very careful and read the signs.
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GreasedOut
3 July 2018|
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Response from harlemflophouse | Property representative |
It is a 7 minute ride on both of two express trains to 59th street which is the top of Times Square.
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"Go for a room at the back and top floor if you are a light sleeper - that way you won't have anyone..."
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"We slept in the Corky Hale room looking over the back yards. Even with the window open we were woken only by..."
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"you can choose any room! They are all great."
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