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Antique Cafe Bed & Breakfast

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234 W 27th St, New York City, NY 10001 (Chelsea)
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Antique Cafe Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #78 of 95 New York City B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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44 reviews 44 reviews
29 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2010

Opener: poor service, poor cleanliness, poor quality, incompentence I can (just about!) put up with. This place seems to be set up almost specifically as a scam, or certainly operates very dodgy practices We booked this in April 08 for a September visit. We decided the small number of poor reviews (on another site as that time there appeared to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2009

My friend recommended that I stay at the Antique Cafe Bed and Breakfast in New York City. After reading some reviews on Trip Advisor, however, I was reluctant. I am glad I listened to my friend, because my experience was fantastic. A very nice gentleman called me a few days before we arrived to re-confirm and to ask if I... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2009

So after putting down a credit card to reserve a room (followed by an email that assured us NOTHING would be taken off the card until we arrived in New York) the EXACT same thing happened to us as the guy below: suddenly $600 was taken off the credit card. I wised up and came on tripadvisor and saw the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2009

Our experience is similar to some of the reviews here. Thankfully our money was refunded, but now, a week from leaving for a NYC vacation, we need a place to stay. The full amount of our stay was charged, as opposed to the 10% deposit as stated on the website. We were also told a clerical error. After getting the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2009

First off, I have to stress for anyone looking at these reviews, that it is essential that under any circumstances you do not book at the Antique Cafe Bed and Breakfast. It began when my partner booked our trip to NY and also booked the apartment in advance by 2 months through the Antique Cafe B&B. The owner took the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2009

It was the first trip for my son, just 21, to New York. It was his birthday present. I wanted to organize this trip very good to give him a wonderful time. I booked the appartement from Antique Cafe already in January, for staying beginning of May. How disappointing, coming from Holland, and arriving midnight we received a phonecall from... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2009

First of all, we asked to stay at the Thompson str apartment and ended up elsewhere although they had told us it was available (email from Anitque Cafe:Thank you for your interest in staying at the Antique Cafe Bed and Breakfast. At the moment we have availability in our one-bedroom apartment in Thompson Street for the days you requested. For... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2009

I rented a one BR on W 11th Street for a two night stay. My son and I were visiting NYU. Due to flights being cancelled, we arrived early in the AM, and not in the late afternoon as we had planned. The owner's assistant was great and met us to give us the keys at 5:30 AM. The apartment... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2008

Once we had gotten our keys to our apartment (5 on 14th street) from the very rude and unfriendly staff at the café the apartment itself was very good. On arriving at JFK we rang the number we were told to ring on the booking form in order to enquire where to pick the keys up from and the guy... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2008

Coming from Sweden to the Big apple is a adventure it self, we booked a appartment at Perry street in the village, for sure pictures was better that the real thing but thats always the case, Antique cafe staff as said in other rewievs are just so bad, uninterested and in some perspective rude since they just ignore you, also... More 

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Address: 234 W 27th St, New York City, NY 10001
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Chelsea , Manhattan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Antique Cafe Hotel New York City
Antique Cafe Bed And Breakfast

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