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The Watson Hotel

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Reviewed 10 December 2013

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Response from Jasmin O, Guest Service Manager at The Watson HotelResponded 19 December 2013

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Reviewed 6 December 2013

Old & outdated. Maybe it was the design but the carpet in the lobby was dirty. Elevators are clearly from the 50's. They renovated but hard to believe! Good thing they only provide a sheet on the bed because the room averaged a temperature of...More

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Response from Jasmin O, Guest Service Manager at The Watson HotelResponded 19 December 2013

Dear SparBoys, Thank you for your review. Our sincerest apologies that you did not enjoy your stay with us. Please know we are still renovating our guest rooms; only one of the two towers is completed, and we expect new lobby carpeting to be completed...More

Reviewed 5 December 2013

This is a nice value based on location and room size (paid about 200/night for weekend). Subways, restaurants and stores are all around and you can easily walk to Times Square,etc. I was in an updated room which was tasteful enough. The rooms are not...More

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Response from Jasmin O, Guest Service Manager at The Watson HotelResponded 19 December 2013

Dear chachakaboom, Thank you for your review. We're very happy to hear you were able to walk to all of your desired attractions and enjoyed our rooms. However, we're sorry to hear you did not find the bed comfortable and experienced noise issues. We will...More

Reviewed 5 December 2013

Over all a good place to stay in a city like New York, quite freezable to roam around the city & has a good connectivity from JFK airport. We have book a shuttle service from CO Airport to JFK Airport service was perfect & we...More

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Response from Jasmin O, Guest Service Manager at The Watson HotelResponded 19 December 2013

Dear Javed S, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed our hotel and location, and your overall time in NYC. It's great to hear our staff was accomodating throughout your stay and helped with all...More

Reviewed 5 December 2013

We had a 2 night stay at the Holiday Inn and it was superb. Check in was simple and the receptionist friendly and helpful. The room was clean and had everything we needed. The beds were large and comfortable. Every member of staff we spoke...More

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Response from Jasmin O, Guest Service Manager at The Watson HotelResponded 19 December 2013

Dear 122david, Thank you for your positive review about the Holiday Inn Midtown on 57th street! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and received excellent customer service from our staff; something we take great pride in. We are glad you enjoyed...More

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Response from Robert T | Reviewed this property |
I believe in my case it was between 24 and 36 hours
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Response from VanessaWatsonHotel | Property representative |
Hello, The closest subway station to our hotel is called 59th Street Columbus Circle which has trains: A, B, C, D and 1 Safe travels. Vanessa
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Response from cmacNYC | Reviewed this property |
The Watson is a pool scam. Check out time is at noon and the pool opens at 11 AM. The "Pool Police" warn you upon entering when they demand your room number, name and key that if you dare stay past noon you will be charged... More
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