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1871 House

130 East 62nd Street, between Park and Lexington, New York City, NY 10065
1871 House
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2005

I stayed at the 1871 House with my husband and 13 year old daughter for 10 nights in July. We stayed in the Rear Library Bedroom which was ideal for the 3 of us. Having stayed in a hotel previously in New York we found this to be an excellent alternative. The room was large and had a separate bathroom... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2005

My husband and I stayed in the Mission Studio of this wonderful B&B in December of last year. Although below street level, the Mission Studio was spacious, quiet and very tastefully decorated. I cannot say enough about the location of the 1871 House. Being within walking distance of Central Park, Madison Avenue, 5th Avenue and numerous restaurants made our trip... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2005

We had a thoroughly enjoyable stay at the 1871 House early June 2005. It was centrally and for us perfectly situated for the purposes of our stay. We did not see any other rooms in the house, but 'our' Parlor Room was just right. It has lots of character and plenty of space for two people. We found that having... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2005

We stayed in the Mission Studio, which is the ground floor apartment. Positive things about the stay were: 1) The house is in a fantastic location. It is quiet and pleasant. Walking distance to midtown and central park. Very close to a subway station and several good restaurants and delis. I felt OK walking around at night. 2) The house... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2005

My husband, teenage sons and I have stayed at 1871 House four times in the past three years. We've stayed in The Great Room and the Madison Suite. We are delighted with the rooms and find the hosts and their staff to be kind and flexible. We also find it excellent value. The Great Room is perfect for a romantic... More 

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