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    Riff Chelsea

    300 W 30th St at 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10001
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    1 - 5 of 136 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    After reading these reviews I was terrified about staying here. However please believe me when I tell you that its not that bad! We requested a room with a private bathroom (for those that don't want to share) and it was a good size, we...More

    Thank 232,423
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This hotel is in a great location. And, I think I'd classify it more as a hostel. It's really unfortunate that they do not make a few changes to make the hotel better. Although there are shared bathrooms for some rooms and no elevator, that...More

    Thank Marjie23
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    We booked this hotel mainly for its location and that was the only good thing about this hotel, Staff were rude and if you needed anything acted as though you had interrupted there internet browsing time. (All bar one black gentlemen who was on night...More

    Thank CardiffWanders
    Response from RIFF-Chelsea, Manager at Riff ChelseaResponded 2 days ago

    Your criticism is appreciated. Feedback ALWAYS paves the way to improvement and we, no doubt, will be better because of your candor. We are happy to hear that you have alternative economical hotel options - we know how few and far between they are in...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The Riff Chelsea is super run down, with stains all over the carpets, cracked tiles in the bathroom and dingy rooms. The staff was rude and impossible to find when you needed to check out, store bags, etc. In addition, they don't just hold your...More

    Thank NicoleIndy
    Response from RIFF-Chelsea, Manager at Riff ChelseaResponded 2 days ago

    Your criticism is appreciated. Feedback ALWAYS paves the way to improvement and we, no doubt, will be better because of your candor. We are happy to hear that you have alternative economical hotel options - we know how few and far between they are in...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Great location and value close to Madison square garden and Penn Station. Comfortable bed and clean rooms. Can be a little noisy. The staff was very nice and helpful on recommendations and directions.More

    Thank bradcocinero
    Response from RIFF-Chelsea, Manager at Riff ChelseaResponded 2 days ago

    A HUGE thank you for taking the time to draft such an honest and fair interpretation of your RIFF Chelsea experience. There is nothing more motivating or rewarding than receiving critical feedback (both good and bad) from those well-traveled folks who don't have an ax...More

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    • US$71 - US$270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    CardiffWanders
    27 October 2017|
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    Response from Bernardo S | Reviewed this property |
    I arrived to the hotel by taxi. When I gladly leave the hotel I asked for transportation and they just mention a shuttle company with a shared minibus that took 90 minutes to get to LAX. Please read my review of the place... More
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    Response from Kevin C | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry we arrived by train so don't know the best way. However, do be aware tat if you come in by train to Penn station it is only one block away from the hotel. Also as a hotel I do not recommend it.
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    Response from Jreger25 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, premium rooms and in in room bathroom amenities. JRR
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    "Pick a room facing the courtyard to avoid the noise from the road"
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    "Ask for the first floor, because there is no lift. And call to book if you want a 2 beds room, if not you..."
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    "Try to get a room with a bathroom because otherwise you will have to share them and it can be uncomfortable."
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