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2.0 of 5 Guest house   |   15 Sylvan Terrace, New York City, NY 10032 (Manhattan)
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Ranked #40 of 97 New York City B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Montreal, Canada
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Couple in our 30's, no kids , visited New York for the 1st time, June 21-24 2013 (suggested by trip advisor) We drove down from Montreal Canada. NY was really hot that weekend! But we we're real cool cats at Michael NY !!! You get your own keys to the 4 room house (blockhouses) shared with friendly travelers. A step... More

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Brasilia, DF
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

Subway station, supermarket, laundry and drugstore right around the corner. Very quiet place. Half an hour from most touristic points by subway (24/7). Did not need taxi even after midnight. You can get there from JFK easily by subway. Owner very helpful and friendly. Simple place but very clean and quite, with everything you need. Other guest often very friendly.... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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37 reviews 37 reviews
27 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

For my winter trip to NYC, I booked 5 nights at this place although it is a little far from the city (located in Harlem. It is pretty valued for money (you pay through the nose for accommodations which are not hostels in NYC, even in the dead of winter, since it is a year-long tourist spot..) Location: The inn... More

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Windham, New Hampshire
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16 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2012

This is a very nice guest house in Harlem that is extremely convenient to the subway on a quiet little street without any traffic. The houses are hidden away from the rest of the main roads and it felt safe and was a great place to stay overnight. It's not in the heart of the city, so it is calmer... More

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Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2012

Very nice. Stay at this hotel when you get the chance. Everyone was super nice.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2010

I was due stay for a few days in October, but somehow a double booking occured. I didn't get the impression that such things happened often, but was impressed with how the situation was resolved. I had arrived late, so the owner put me up in his own apartment for the night at no charge. The next day, he booked... More

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2010

I found the B+B easy to find from the local subway station, it is only 1 minute walk as per Michael's instructions. It's a 20mins subway ride from midtown. I was made to feel at home straight away by Michael and the other guests, beats staying at a faceless 4-star hotel in NYC! The local area has plenty of cafes... More

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2010

Hotel is situated in a quite part of Harlem, near by Broadway and Amsterdam Ave. Metro stop is next door, as well as grocery store. We stayed for 5 nights in a double bedroom adjustable for triple orientated to a quiet back yard. Simple, but satisfactory breakfast is served by owner in a dining room. Very friendly and cosmopolitan atmosphere.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2010

I was really surprised about how lovely and quiet this street was. We were a little unsure about staying in Harlem but it was a really great place. It is minutes from the subway and you would never think that such a historical and beautiful house and street was in New York. The rooms and bathroom were very clean and... More

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Address: 15 Sylvan Terrace, New York City, NY 10032
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan , Upper West Side
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Michael NY 2*
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