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Bubba and Bean (BB) Lodges

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 10 May 2011

I recently spent 7 nights at the Bubba and Bean Lodges and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The large room was light and airy and well appointed. It was like staying in a New York apartment, as there were no signs to indicate that it was for tourist accomodation. The restaurants were excellent,as were their hosts. Although the neighbourhood initially seemed...

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 May 2011

We stayed here in July 2010. Jonathan and Clement were excellent hosts. They helped us out when we arrived early and then again when we were leaving for our flight home. Our room was lovely and bright, on the top floor of the building and big enough for the 4 of us. It was clean and spacious and was serviced...

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on my feet
Reviewed 22 April 2011

after years of traveling and staying in accommodations as low as dorm hostels and as high as 5 star hotels, this was a fantastic change of pace. imagine a bachelor-style apartment with larger-than-normal sized rooms (for nyc) and clean, modern furnishings in a townhome walkup run by two amiable and helpful hosts. everything worked perfectly, the location was extremely handy...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2011

Just stayed a week in Room 4 and enjoyed every night. Location on the Upper East Side has easy access to the subway into town and just a short walk from Central Park. The area felt very safe with a large variety of restaurants and food outlets nearby. The room was a studio apartment that was spacious and had a...

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2011

Me and some friends were looking to visit New York for the first time and didn't want to book a few days and stay in a budget hotel so we found this magical place. It was great value for money and allowed us to spend a week in New York where we was able to enjoy everything at our own...

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Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 6 February 2011

My wife and I stayed here twice during Nov Dec 2010 for a total of 11 nights. All communications around fact finding and booking were well handled by hosts. These are genuine people who offer a genuine friendly but discreet service. They were always there at important times and never seen when we didn't need them. We're from a warm...

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México
Reviewed 30 December 2010

We are from Mexico City, we have travelled by various places of the world . We were five people in B & B Lodge for nine days, the place is comforting, excellent, very clean, a true apartment with all the services, kitchenette, cooling, heating, and private bath, small details with a decoration of good taste to a marvelous cost if...

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Lerwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 December 2010

This was a good place to stay, lovely rooms, great value and good location(lots of lovely restaurants near by). Room was noisy due to loud pipes and very noisy fridge! Our only criticism was no contact with the owners, perhaps over the 6 days would have been nice to see if we had any problems or questions. We were due...

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BBLodgesNewYorkCity, Owner at Bubba and Bean (BB) Lodges, responded to this review

We would like to thank the guest for their honest review and would like to clear up some of the issues they had during their stay with us. Hopefully this will be help for future guests. Firstly, we try to be as transparent as possible (both in email and on our website), with no surprises. We know how it is...

Reviewed 17 December 2010

We are couple with teenager from Australia. This is our first time to New York. Bubba and Bean Lodge is an excellent place to base yourself. The subway is on the corner and it is easy and safe way to get around. Jonathan and Clement are really helpful, can't do enough for you. The rooms are clean and tastefully decorated....

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river city
Reviewed 8 November 2010

great home away from home, knowledgeable and helpful hosts, cool neighborhood - up & coming, if you want posh hotel this is not for you, but for all those looking for the not so trodden paths this will be great. spotless tastefully furnished room, bus & subway in front of your door, lots of restaurants, supermakets and 24h drugstores and...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Bubba and Bean (BB) Lodges

Address: 1598 Lexington Ave, (Between 101 & 102 street), New York City, NY 10029-6150
Region: United States > New York > New York City
Price Range: $167 - $319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Bubba And Bean (Bb) Hotel New York City
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“There are room option depending on whether the preference is twin, double, single etc”
Smatjean, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There is no elevator so be prepared for stairs.”
KayF18, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We were in room n. 10, facing the backyard which should be the quieter solution.”
phibi, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“location, help”
396louisek, 8 May 2016 | Read review
“Book early - they are busy!”
annk754, 10 Oct 2015 | Read review
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