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Pod 51 Hotel

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good50%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“shared bathroom”(336 reviews)
“bunk beds”(204 reviews)
“private bath”(108 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Wheelchair Access
Rooftop Terrace
3.0 Star Hotel
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28 Jan29 Jan
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Reviewed yesterday

wasn't the highest quality place but was good value for money. had decent facilities ad good staff. good location, within walking distance of times square and just opposite of a very lovely waterfall/nature spot to sit and eat. the roof lounge area is spectacular

Thank JaeCarter
Reviewed 2 days ago

Yes, the rooms are small - but they are well-planned, clean and comfortable. The staff is warm and welcoming. And the location is perfect. The Lexington Avenue subway is 1 1/2 blocks away. Buses go up 3rd Avenue, and down 2nd, and the crosstown is...More

Thank smanning28
Reviewed 6 days ago

On a student budget, we very much appreciated the experience at Pod 51! The room had all the facilities and more (tv and hairdryer) plus a good view. Unfortunately we didn't get to experience the terrace due to the snow! Staff was not particularly friendly...More

Thank Fabio M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Okay, so here I my issues: 1) The room was so hot. 2) The elevator music you start playing at 7 am is right outside my door, and guess what, it's annoying. 3) The rooms with connecting doors have like no soundproofing and I could...More

1  Thank jennyf489
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So after standing outside to celebrate new year & freezing our “you know what’s” off, we returned to Pod51 around 2am, you’d think they could supply a cup of hot water so we could dunk a home brought teabag - well NO... think again -...More

3  Thank mrsmilano
Response from Shanna S, Property Representative at Pod 51 HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, and thank you for your comments. We do not have any men on our concierge staff -- and we also do not offer concierge services at 2am, our concierge desk closes at 8pm. I apologize for any confusion. We are an affordable hotel that...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
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Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$67 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#6 Best Value Hotel in New York City
#151 Business Hotel in New York City
#189 Romantic Hotel in New York City
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$67 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#6 Best Value Hotel in New York City
#151 Business Hotel in New York City
#189 Romantic Hotel in New York City
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Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
...More
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emmabueling
19 January 2018|
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Response from Shanna S | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for reaching out. Pod 51 is within walking distance from Rockefeller Center, The Museum of Modern Art, St. Patrick's Cathedral, Times Square, and Broadway shows. We are located just one block from three... More
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Lisa H
6 January 2018|
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Response from MJ D | Reviewed this property |
Honestly I’m Not Sure Of The Dimensions 2 The Room Safe. The Front Desk Should Have A Better Answer, Sorry I Couldn’t B Of More Help...
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williamsjanea95
5 January 2018|
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Response from Shanna S | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for reaching out. As long as you are booked from the day prior, you will have no trouble checking in. We do ask you to let us know you will be arriving so we don't categorize you as a no show at the end of... More
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"Rooms in the rear are quieter, but remember, this is a big busy city "that never sleeps"..."
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"The full size bed/room was quite perfect for a solo traveler. Not sure if my partner and I would have faired..."
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