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Chez Michelle

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West 130th Street, New York City, NY 10027
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

Great value for money, great location and a very comfortable and friendly stay. The red subway line is a short walk away which takes u anywhere that's anywhere in manhattan. On the way to the station u will meet Harlem's very friendly locals who offer their time to help and make u feel welcome. Great spot!!... And the host is... More 

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Bougival, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

Michelle is a lovely helpful French lady who gave us lots of tips for a visit of the city with authentic places to see. Her B&B is located in Harlem which is really worth the visit ! We stayed one week at Michelle's but would have loved to stay one month, we enjoyed every moment we spent there ; the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2011

If you're not looking for fancy hotels and don't mind spending 10 minutes on the subway to go downtown, I really recommend Michelle's b&b. Everything was clean and comfortable, the Internet was fast and the connection was really good, the breakfast was normal, but during the breakfast Michelle(the owner) made me company and gave me directions and tips of the... More 

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Chester, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2010

We rented Apt3 at Michelle's Bed and Breakfast in early November for several of us because we wanted to stay in the heart of Harlem for it's rich culture, cuisine, jazz, tours, architecture, museums and churches. When we arrived, Michelle greeted us so warmly and friendly at her beautiful brownstone building that we immediately felt at home. She provided us... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2010

We chose this B&B based on your advice. I can only confirm this B&B has been a pearl for us (my wife and I). A very low price for what she offers: - Very Clean and quiet. - Great extra value for free, like a computer and printer to print our tickets we bought online. Fridge. - near the subway... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2010

Clean, close to the Subway and cheap good restaurants. Michelle is very kind and helpful, she'll give you all the information for a better holiday in NY. Staying in this B&B you can discover the "real" Harlem!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2010

The perfect place to stay if you want to sleep in a quiet and cosy place after a day of visiting hectic NY ! Michelle is very friendly and helpful, the rooms are comfy, you feel just like at home. Very good value for money.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2010

Super accueil Super chambre Supers chats Supers conseils Super sympa...

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2009

We happened across this B&B's website and was a little hesitant at first b/c of the location. However, once we arrived, all our fears we put to rest. The location was PERFECT! Just a few blocks to the train and the place was BEYOND what we imagined! Clean, quiet, private and spacious. We stayed in the apartment Michelle also rents... More 

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Staying in Harlem

Neighborhood Profile
As a hub of African American culture, Harlem has played a vital role in the history of New York City. Today, the neighborhood is as vibrant as ever as new businesses and developments go up next to local institutions. The heart of the neighborhood is bustling 125th Street, where street vendors and historic landmarks like the Apollo Theater mingle with big-name stores. Turn down almost any corner, and you’ll discover some of the most beautiful blocks in the city, filled with handsome brownstones, soul food restaurants, corner shops, and scenic parks. For a taste of a real New York neighborhood, it’s hard to top a visit to Harlem.
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