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    Chelsea International Hostel

    251 W 20th St, New York City, NY 10011-3501
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    Traveller (177)
    Room & Suite (54)
    Dining (4)
    • Excellent12%
    • Very good39%
    • Average27%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible10%
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    “bagels” (76 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Rooftop Bar
    1.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 390 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Comfy, clean shelter, safe at all hours. 24 hour staff, multiple transportation options. So affordable. Breakfast included. Guests from all over the world. Lockers available for early arrival and after check out. Shuttle service discounts available to airports. Great neighborhood with culture venues closeby. groceries,...More

    Thank SaraSpoonda
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I staid in the Chelsea for just 2 nights. The rooms are bare and no frills, just the two simple beds, lockers and a sink. The shower is in the hall, as is the toilet. Both were on the small side. The building is old...More

    Thank Fawkes66
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I have stayed at many hotels worldwide, from Bolivia to South Africa. This is by far the worst hostel I have ever stayed in. It's also the most expensive room I have ever stayed in. The room was very small and gloomy , the walls...More

    Thank Katana107
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The location is ok, personally, I'd rate this as perfect. You can take the AirTrain to and from Penn station or continue to a nearer 14th st. subway station. Don't expect that you'll enter one building full of rooms as this hostel will give you...More

    Thank iamglobalboy
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I was coming in solo for the marathon and wanted a good location IN the city for cheap. Went the hostel route. Great location. Not far from subway stations. Rite Aid at the corner. *disclaimer-1st time in NYC*some 'issues' may be normal due to age...More

    Thank travelergirl84
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • US$65 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 150
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • New York >
    • New York City >
    • Chelsea
    • Also Known As
    • Chelsea International Hotel New York City
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    Traveller (177)
    Room & Suite (54)
    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (104)
    Bathroom (12)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
    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
    3,634 reviews
    .39 km away
    Chelsea Savoy Hotel
    680 reviews
    .28 km away
    The GEM Hotel Chelsea
    1,262 reviews
    .16 km away
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    Nearby Attractions
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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
    Room Tips
    "We staid on the ground floor, next to the entrance of the kitchen. If you want quiet, ask for room on one of..."
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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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