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Pod 51 Hotel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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London
Reviewed 24 November 2007

Stayed at the hotel for few days during my holiday in New York. My friend and I got there in the morning at 10ish a.m, staff at reception are nice and friendly. However, when we got to our room, we were annoyed that the room is so small, for one person, it is fine, but for 2? It is a...

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Yorkshire
Reviewed 24 November 2007

I spent 4 days / 3 nights at the pod inNovember. The location couldn't have been better. We had booked a Townhouse suite, but on checking tripadvisor reviews, realised these are still the old Pickwick Arms style so emailed the hotel and easily changed it to a 'double double' pod. There was four of us in the one room and...

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1Thank jomchorb
Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 23 November 2007

We loved this hotel. The location is remarkable. Absolutely perfect. We checked in at the beautiful lobby and got a room on the 4th floor. We had a problem with the toilet, so they gave us another room right away, on the 7th floor. The view was much, much more beautiful than the last room (picture attached) Like everyone says,...

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ayrshire scotland
Reviewed 21 November 2007

The Pod Hotel was centrally located in Manhattan. I Stayed there in the bunk room with my son for five nights. I was initially worried about the shared bathrooms, but these were constantly cleaned and we never had to wait, and the indicator panel in the room let us know which shower room was available. The rooms were small but...

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1Thank ayrsfinest
Northwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2007

4 girls stayed at the POD Hotel from November 7th to 12th after being invited to a wedding in central park (very romantic). A week before we went I was a bit nervous because I read some reviews on the Town houses which weren't exactly glowing! But it was too late and too expensive to book anywhere else so we...

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1Thank midge70
England
Reviewed 20 November 2007

Have just stayed in the Pod for 5 nights. The room was tiny but spotless, and made excellent use of the space available through utility of ledges, under-bed storage and all the nooks and crannies. Shower was top-notch as was the availiblity of free Internet in the room and the radio via the iHome. The hotel was in an excellent...

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1Thank Lee C
London UK
Reviewed 18 November 2007

A perfect location, nr subway, cafes for breakfast, neighbourhood bars, supermarket, pharmacy and great nail bar! Really near 5th Avenue, Grand Central and Rockafeller Centre and cab ride away to SOHO. Very very very small single rooms but functional and very clean (and I am very fussy!) with all you need. Well designed and quite "funky" with flat screen TV's...

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5Thank kittytravels
Wokingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2007

We had planned to visit Los Angeles and New York and wanted to see both of the cities with a realistic budget. Whilst finding good value in Los Angeles was simple, it was a little harder in New York. Eventually, we stumbled across the Pod Hotel at Expedia.co.uk and booked one of the rooms with bunk beds and a shared...

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6Thank michaelkinghorn
Cleveland Ohio
Reviewed 16 November 2007

I stayed at "The Pod" because it was the only reasonably priced hotel (less than $300) within a relatively short distance from an office I was visiting in Midtown when I booked my trip nearly 2 months in advance. Based on the reviews of the hotel, I was not expecting anything glamorous; rather I expected a small and clean room....

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4Thank colecs
up north
Reviewed 13 November 2007

The Pod hotel was a great choice for our stay. We stayed 3 nights in early November and only booked 3 weeks before. The location is very good for the price, Times Sq and Central Park are both within walking distance and just a couple of minutes from the shopping of 5th Ave. The hotel it'self has a very modern...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hippest affordable hotel in New York City, where new friends are made every day. Room types for every budget and preference. All mod connections in every WiFi-free accom-odation. Kick back and relax in our hip, modish lobby, grab a bite to eat at our restaurants, or soak up the city from above on our beautiful rooftop garden. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pod 51 Hotel

Address: 230 East 51st Street, New York City, NY 10022-6571
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Manhattan
Price Range: $215 - $387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Pod 51 Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 156
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Also Known As:
Pod Hotel New York City
The Pod Hotel
Pod Hotel Nyc
Pod New York City
Hotel Style:
#7 Best Value Hotel in New York City
#155 Business Hotel in New York City
#162 Family Hotel in New York City
#193 Romantic Hotel in New York City
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“My room faced away from the road, and was quiet.”
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“The queen rooms are spacious for NYC, and are the best value.”
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“The higher up you get - the quieter it is”
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“Corner private room. High floor.”
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