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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2013

I booked 2 nights at this 'hotel' via Booking.com for a room advertised a 'Standard Twin' for $90 per night. On arrival, I struggled up a steep flight of stairs to find a shabby 'lobby', and the surly desk clerk asked for my ID and Credit Card. He then gave me my room key and said the room was up...

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4Thank Curatorial
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 November 2013

you get what you pay for I guess, but this was a third world style accommodation experience . The only good thing about it was that they have a cheap taxi company on hand ready to get you out of there! with our suitcases in the room , we couldnt open the door. I am 6" tall and could touch...

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1Thank Morgan M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2013

Avoid this card board city sham.. can't even call it a hotel with a passion as i booked to stay here for four nights seen as the price looked reasonably cheap for a stay in New York. But take my advise i had to make a quick change when i arrived to book another as soon as we got here....

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Thank kickstart2006
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 18 October 2013

Well, I knew it had to have some tricks the fact that a hotel in NYC could be so cheap. And still I was shocked when I walked in there. I went with a friend and we got just one bed (we couldn't even fit both) in the 5th floor. Too many stairs and all of them smelled like crap....

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8Thank Guillermo C
Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed 9 October 2013

I was a little bit shocked when I got the key and opened the room. The room is so small. The bed is half the size of a twin size bed, no window, hit and miss wifi. For a person who will just spend a night in NYC on a budget yeah why not. Restaurants are all around the area...

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3Thank clover74
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2013

As expected, rooms are tiny but they aren't clean. They don't clean your room during your stay. I asked them to replace the towels and sheets, they did this on the first occasion, but not on the second. Upon check in, it appeared the sheets had not been changed from the previous guest, appearing sweat stained and having hairs on...

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2Thank Marcus D
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2013 via mobile

I am quite easily pleased when it comes to hotels, i just wanted a cheap hotel and a place to sleep, but this place is a joke and that bad that its funny, we paid extra for private restroom but the toilet was blocked, shower did not work and sink and bath had no plug! The lamp was a fire...

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6Thank Mark_R_1983
New York
Reviewed 24 September 2013

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3Thank Alessandra D
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2013

We werent expecting great things considering the price. We simply required a place to sleep, oh how wrong were we! I couldnt sleep for three days. The walls are paper thin, the ceiling tiles are rotten, we could hear all other guests talking all night even the ear plugs we bought didnt help. Previous guests had written "I can hear...

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2Thank jojo m
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 22 September 2013

Trip Advisor and Priceline should be ashamed of themselves for having this garbage on their site. Linens were dirty, hair on pillows, dirty stained bedspreads. No bathroom, no air conditioning, small fan on wall with no breeze. No window, TV that gives 5 stations, 3 in Chinese, the other 2 useless. Sharing bathroom. No closet or place to hang clothes....

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Chinatown
Bursting with an amazing array of sights, sounds, and smells on every block, a visit to Chinatown feels like entering a different world. It’s a colorful spectacle that gets even more crowded on weekends, when families stream in to enjoy huge dim sum feasts and to stock up at the markets on Mott Street. To take a break from the buzz, grab something sweet from one of the many bakeries in the area and head to Columbus Park, where many Chinatown residents exercise, play games, and chat the day away.
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Address: 101 Bowery, New York City, NY 10002-4900
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Chinatown , Manhattan
Price Range: $35 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — World Hotel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 65
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“It would be a good idea to hang some shelves or at least some hooks so you can hang your towels up to dry. Liquid soap and toilet paper would be nice in the bathrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles M5449AWrebeccas, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Don't be disgusting and annoy everybody else.”
 of 5 bubbles 190marr_ac, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“JUST STAY AWAY. If you have to stay here go for first floor as there's no lift.”
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  • ignore my stuff, this is the amount of space in the room
  • ignore my stuff, this is the amount of space in the room
 of 5 bubbles 370cs, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Lower floors have better and bigger rooms”
 of 5 bubbles AbirViews, 8 May 2016 | Read review
“20 dollars more is worth spending to find better hotel. STAY AWAY FROM THIS ONE!”
 of 5 bubbles 232jada, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
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