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1871 House

130 East 62nd Street, between Park and Lexington, New York City, NY 10065
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

First, we agree with the comments made by the 3 previous (most recent) reviews. Second, we would add that the b and b has great interest (very good antiques, fabulous architecture, nice art). In addition to the convenient location, the house was part of the new experience of NYC, rather than just offering the prepackaged predictability of most hotels (more... More 

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IluvNY62, Manager at 1871 House, responded to this review

Hi Mary Jo, It was a pleasure hosting you and your family. Thank you so much for your kind comments. We are so glad you had a good trip. You are welcome back any time! All the best, Olivia Manager, 1871 House More 

St. Albert
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

The room was beautifuly decorated with antique furniture, comfortable, clean, quiet, homey, large, quaint hotel. I would stay there again if we should visit New York and I would highly recommend it. The owners were so hospitable, and willing to help if you needed it but also kept to themselves. It's also close to many restaurants so after a day... More 

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IluvNY62, Manager at 1871 House, responded to this review

Hi all, Thank you so much for your kind words. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay in the Front Parlor so much. Please come back any time you wish; it was a pleasure having you! Best, Olivia Office Manager, 1871 House More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We enjoyed staying in the Parlor room. Very safe area with great proximity to the subway, Central Park, 5th Avenue, etc. My only critiques are having to pay $2.50 daily for wifi (in a nice place like this, that should be included in the price.....raise the rate $5 and include it but to me that is like paying $60 for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

When you compare this type of rental versus hotel in NY-NY, this is an easy yes. Comfortable room, incredible furniture, a great place to return to and relax before you go do another dose of everything NYC has to offer. The site says it has parking, but that is public garages that are within 2 blocks. They have a "no... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I have had the pleasure to stay at this brownstone boutique hotel on many occasions over the last several years. It is a special experience to stay in a well appointed suite located in the heart of the East Side. I like the Mission Suite with a small breakfast nook and brick walls. The street is quiet in contrast to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

While the location is great, I did not find the MIssion Studio to be the charming location others have written about. I am sure that the upper floors are better but I would not return to the Mission Studio. It is dank, dark, and the bathroom is the definition of cramped. The staff is polite and I have no other... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

The Mission Studio is as nice as all the reviewers mentioned. You can't beat the location ~ the neighborhood is wonderful, we loved being able to shop at local market & walk to the subway. After walking for what seemed liked miles each day, it was great to come home & relax in our studio. If your feet need some... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We had a spectacular visit to New York. We did it all. Saw too much, ate too much and walked too much. NOTHING on earth was nicer than "coming home" to our suite at the 1871 House and feeling pampered in its' beauty, peacefulness and elegance.

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Quebec City, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I just wanted to let you know that my stay for the week in the Mission Studio made my time in NYC a wonderfut and easy one. The Studio was impeccable and very nice. I felt at home and couldn't wait to come back after a day out. It was a very enjoyable experience and I would highly recommend it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

My daughter and I, spent 3 weeks, first, in The Rear Library Suite and then in the Studio. We are really grateful for our lovely stay at this beautiful B&B. The staff was so helpful and nice with us. The location is perfect!! We don’t hesitate to recommend 1871 House to our family and friends.

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