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    Hostelling International - New York

    891 Amsterdam Ave., New York City, NY 10025-4403
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    • Excellent48%
    • Very good38%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    “great hostel” (77 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (41 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 January 2015 via mobile

    Decent hostel let down by incredibly rude staff. Every time any guest had a question it was met with rolling eyes and annoyance. I stayed over New Years so they might have been busy and stressed but no excuse. All other amenities not bad. Location...More

    Thank rhys925
    Response from HostelD_13, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 11 January 2015

    We sincerely apologize that our staff presented themselves in a rude and disrespectful manner during your recent stay at our NYC hostel. It is our staff's primary goal to serve our guests in the most efficient and friendly way possible. Our management team appreciates your...More

    Reviewed 3 January 2015 via mobile

    We were 5 visiting New York for 4 days during a really high season of christmas. The staff is super friendly, they provide complimentary breakfast and bathroom slippers. There is a locker system of 5$/day to keep your luggage which I believe is so much...More

    1  Thank Shruti J
    Response from HostelD_13, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 4 January 2015

    Thank you for spending the holiday season with us here in NYC! Our staff is so happy to hear that you and your friends enjoyed your visit. Be sure to contact us directly when you're planning your next stay!

    Reviewed 31 December 2014 via mobile

    Stayed in this hostel for 2 nights in NY. It is very clean and one of the cheapest accommodation options in the City. Good position, very close to Central Park and subway station. I recommend it if you are spending a few days in NY...More

    1  Thank Diana837
    Response from HostelD_13, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 8 January 2015

    We truly appreciate your excellent review! Thank you for sharing your feedback and encouraging other travelers to choose our NYC hostel. Please be sure to contact us if there is anything we can do for you in the future. Until then, safe travels!

    Reviewed 30 December 2014

    It's clean, with a fair price and good location - its 1 block walk distant from 103St. Metro station - from there, you can choose wherever you want to go through connection in others stations towards downtown.More

    2  Thank jonathasmorais
    Response from HostelD_13, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 8 January 2015

    It is very kind of you to offer to tips and advice to future travelers. Our staff is happy that you enjoyed your visit and that you would recommend the hostel to others. Now that you've gotten familiar with our neighborhood, please feel free to...More

    Reviewed 20 December 2014 via mobile

    Had a great hostelling experience with HI New York. This is my first trip staying in a hostel and it was just great. Neat and clean environment, good events, cafe, good location. Made lot of friends and had a great time together. I would advise...More

    2  Thank Anzal L
    Response from HostelD_13, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 4 January 2015

    It is so inspiring to hear that you had a successful hostel experience on your first time out. Our staff is thrilled to hear that you made friends and enjoyed your experience. Come back soon!

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    Upper West Side
    Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
    Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
    quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
    downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
    city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
    American Museum of Natural History, which has been
    welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
    over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
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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.
    Leith P
    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
    Neeraj B
    9 July 2017|
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    Response from travelchick119 | Reviewed this property |
    yes there is a cafe downstairs offering vegetarian options at good price. Also you can cook your own food at the kitchen in the basement with all the tools equipped for you to prepare your meal.
    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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