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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 December 2011

My boyfriend and I stayed at the Ravel Hotel for 5 nights (28th Nov 2011) for a sightseeing/shoping trip to NYC. First of all, I would like to mention that all the staff at this hotel are wonderful and without them I would of given this place a 1 rating! So thank you all ravel staff for your hospitality. The...

Thank lipglossqueen50
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2011

We booked far in advance and were pleasently surprised when we arrived. The accomodation needs a little renewing but the staff are all extremely friendly and very knowledgable. The free shuttle to and from the subway is excellent and runs into the late evening so no worries about safety. Cocktails in the bar at penthouse 808 are fab too!

1Thank Elaine R
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 November 2011

This hotel is located in the heart of an industrial area, however the views from my room were indeed spectacular. Looking over onto Manhattan lights was great. If you are seeking a different New York experience, maybe this is the hotel for you. This hotels hosts a nightclub on the fifth floor, which is sometimes rented out for private parties....

Thank joy614394
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2011

Drugs? so unless you want to get high you probably won't like it! Yes it was clean and the cleaners did a good job. Be prepared to be SCAMMED, the manager was rude, he was a complete liar, we made a SIMPLE complaint, and the manager was rude and had a smug face after disrespected us, (but the other staff...

8Thank Kai D
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 14 November 2011

While planning our trip to NYC in October 2011 we knew that we were going to be faced with high prices for Hotel rooms. We decided to look outside of Manhattan and found the Ravel. We were a bit hesitant because of the area but it was mainly industrial and the walk to the subway took only about 10 minutes...

1Thank kacee28
San Antonio, Texas, United States
Reviewed 14 November 2011

Ravel was the venue that my daughter chose for her wedding. The event coordinator assigned, Annie, was great in every way. The venue was beautiful, the food outstanding and the accomodations were great. The only thing that wasn't perfect was the weather which was out of our control. I highly recommend this venue if you are looking for a wonderful...

Thank Claudia A
Leicester - UK
Reviewed 7 November 2011

Planning a short visit to NYC we decided to stay outside Manhattan for two reasons - and the Ravel hit the mark on both. First - cost. Manhattan hotels feel the need (and seem able) to charge inflated prices because of where they are. Ok for many thats the buzz but there is more. Second - the view. On Manhattan...

1Thank Peter_Bromley
Lake District
Reviewed 30 October 2011

We stayed at the Ravel hotel for 4 nights and didn't think it was too bad at all. Let's be clear - this is not Manhatten but we didn't pay Manhatten prices for our room either. Yes, it is in an industrial area but we didn't once feel unsafe and we walked back from the subway every night. We also...

Thank MGRob
Lennox, California
Reviewed 25 October 2011

Stayed 4 nights. Was able to check in a day earlier than originally planned. Great customer service. Friendly staff and a gorgeous view of the bridge & city from my room. Loved that they had a shuttle service to take us to the train station and the walk wasnt too bad either. I def plan on staying again on my...

Thank Samara R
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 20 October 2011

Went to the roof top bar "Penthouse808" Worst service I ever experienced. Waitress came by - asked us to order right away because kitchen was closing soon and never seen her again - didn't even take our drink order. Then she had the audicity to have someone else drop off the bill with a 15% gratuity already added to the...

2Thank Tony f

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Paid Internet
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Long Island City's first boutique hotel featuring lavishly decorated rooms that overlook the Manhattan skyline, the hotel is nested between the Queensboro Bridge and Midtown Manhattan. Whether traveling for business, pleasure, or both, the Ravel offers every comfort of home. Where you can enjoy a true city experience without the hassle. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ravel Hotel

Address: 808 Queens Plz S, Long Island City, NY 11101-4915
Region: United States > New York > Queens > Long Island City
Price Range: $260 - $623 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ravel Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 75
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Ravel Hotel Long Island City, New York
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Long Island City
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“go for least expensive. basic room was huge”
jennag81, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Select an upper floor room for a good view but a lower floor room to keep away from the penthouse noise.”
pompey1986, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask about the noise level you're likely to experience. Not sure where those rooms would be, if they even exist.”
Jeremy5111, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I would recommend being far away from the club on the 6th floor !!”
294sammy, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“ask for bridge view, so worth it”
Krysco818, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
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