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Americana Inn

69 West 38th Street, New York City, NY 10018
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

When I got the room I was extremely nervous about the shared bathrooms. I was pleasantly blown away by cleanliness of the bathrooms and my husband and I didn't have to wait once over our five day trip. The room was basic, mirror, chair, sink (which is great so you don't have to leave the room for brushing teeth, washing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

By far the cheapest we could find centrally in new York, without going to am outright hostel! We booked it on hostel world but it was far from wjat you would expect. We accepted it would be shared bathrooms but we're pleasently surprised to find it was one bathroom to two rooms, we never even saw anyone going into ours,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is what it is. It is a room with a bed, sink, mirror. The room and shared bathroom were super clean. This is a hotel you use for price and location! It is great for both. If you are looking for posh and lots of time in a hotel room, then look elsewhere. This is just a nice,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 4 days, and were very satisfied. The staff was friendly and helpful, room was comfortable,clean and with plenty of space for New York standard. The room had everything we needed just like the (shared) bathrooms which at first we were a little nervous about but we didn't have to wait a single time to use it... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

It was our first and exciting trip to NYC. My daughter and I wanted to spend New Year in Times Square NYC. Everything was fine until we arrived at the hotel room and discovered there are only shared bathrooms :( which is very uncomfortable. We tried to cancel our hotel reservation and they will not give us any reimbursement. Then,... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

I should better prepared for when I was walking into it. Until I arrived, I did not realize that there are only shared bathrooms. However, just as a plAce to sleep for a night it wasn't bad. I also felt at the hotel had excellent customer service. When I arrived at the hotel manager allow me to upgrade to three... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Stayed one night, a couple blocks away from Times square and so on. Its a basic hotel with shared bathrooms were very clean and quiet when i was there, rooms are small and basic. bed was comfortable, sheets clean. Can't complain. Bathroom on third floor needed a bit of maintenance. Wifi in lobby if you need it, otherwise use your... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

It was our first trip to NYC. We were going for two weeks, and two weeks in NYC does stretch your budget. We had to decide early on with comfort vs location, and quickly settled that we do really want to stay in Midtown with much of the sightings reachable on feet. So we ended up with Americana Inn. The... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

i needed a cheap hotel near Penn Station for one night. It turned out to be not cheap in comparison with other hotels. I was amazed that I did not have a bathroom. The room was like a prison cell. The bed was hard and uncomfortable. It was noisy. There was nothing good about this hotel. The best part of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

i don't understand how people can critize this place i mean this is not a luxury hotel but when you consider the value ,price and location this little place is among the best in town period. the area is very safe within blocks of everything the rooms are clean and the staff is friendly in my experience, me and my... More 

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