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Banff, Canada
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 12 February 2016

We loved our stay at the American Dream Hostel. From the moment we arrived the staff were welcoming, allowing for an early check-in. The room was great for the price, the only downfall was the air conditioning/heating was in the window creating a gap for noise- being New York it was noisy so bring ear plugs. The toilets were clean... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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20 reviews
13 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 February 2016

The location is just perfect. You are in the center and you have several subway stations around. The hostel is very clean and they have the most comfortable beds I've ever experienced. The breakfast deserves a particular mention...it is simply wonderful!!

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 December 2015

This is the first time in my life writing a review because this hostel is too awesome. Very clean and tidy. The location is good too, not too far from the subway station and there're pretty good choices for food nearby as well. The price is really affordable for this area. There's a staff call Andre, I'm not sure if... More 

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Edinburg, Texas
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Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

I had never been to a hostel, so I didn't know what to expect, but I was pleasantly surprised. The hostel is in great location and probably 3 to 4 blocks from the 23 St station. It is located in the Gramercy area which is a really safe and calm neighborhood. The staff were really great and helpful. The room... More 

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Seattle
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 30 October 2015

You never know what you are going to get when you stay in a hostel, and I could not have been happier with my stay at the American Dream Hostel! The photos on the website were accurate, the breakfast spread was awesome, the place was super clean, and the staff was friendly. I never had to wait for a shower.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015

I stayed for a couple of nights and I'd recommend it on the basis that by Manhattan standards, the hostel represents good value for money. It is also in a pretty good location - only about 25 minute walk from Times Square, and not far from many great attractions in New York. I stayed in a single room (with a... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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33 reviews
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Reviewed 8 October 2015

American Dream has an amazing price tag for its location in the city! Subway is easily accessible, and you're close to many great attractions like Eataly and Madison Square Park. The rooms aren't huge, but you aren't spending much time in there anyways! The beds are clean, and the area is fairly quiet at night, so it's easy to get... More 

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1 Thank John H
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28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 October 2015

My friends and I stayed in this hostel and we loved the experience. They do have cameras in every corner so I must say security and safety is assured. Our room was small for 3 people but we managed to move around. We loved their complimentary breakfast that they do prepare every morning though it is limited. All their staff... More 

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2015

We stayed here four nights. The room was a bit smaller than expected but we soon got used to it. For the price we payed this place had incredible value! The free breakfast was great and the showers and toilets were nice and clean.

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1 Thank hbe473
Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Stayed in a provate room in August, it went well. The hostel's location is perfect. The bed was comfortable. The free breakfast was fantastic! It was clean enough. The room was clean, but I would give bathroom and showers a 7/10. I would say they need some TLC But my overall experience was great! I highly recommend it.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A family owned business, American Dream Hostel welcomes you to New York City. Our prices include breakfast in the morning and WiFi. You will be in Manhattan, Flatiron District/Gramercy Park, close to the most exciting locations and events; most main points of interest including restaurants, bars, clubs, shops and stores are studded around the neighborhood and all within walking distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about American Dream Hostel

Address: 168 East 24th Street, midtown Manhattan, New York City, NY 10010
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan , Murray Hill
Price Range: $140 - $246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
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“Great location”
 of 5 bubbles ivof267, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“ask for weekly discount and ask for street view with larger size room”
 of 5 bubbles G6110XKchristopherl, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are quiet and clean , offering the same qualities”
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“Loved the room top floor facing the street love the activity!”
 of 5 bubbles mmc2737, 31 May 2016 | Read review
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