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Seton Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   144 East 40th Street, New York City, NY 10016 (Manhattan)
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Ranked #151 of 451 hotels in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Kim D Retsof, New York
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Retsof, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is a charming place in a very convenient location. Everything is within an easy walking distance. Grand Central Terminal is around the corner. The shared bathroom was not a problem at all. I was a little skeptical but we never had to wait. We did take out showers at night so we wouldn't have to wait in the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have just spent three nights at the seton, really enjoyed our stay, really good location, helpful friendly staff, very clean rooms, it was refreshing to stay at a hotel that doesn't look like all the others in terms of decor. We stayed in a two bed room, it was very clean, decent size for NY nicely decorated and comfortable (really... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We came to this hotel not knowing what to expect as we weren't sure of how the 'shared bathroom' system would go, but we were pleasantly surprised. Not once did we have to wait to use it and the hotel was clean, easy access and our room was a little small, however enough for us as we were only going... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and two friends and I stayed at the Seton Hotel on a weekend trip to see three Broadway musicals. The hotel is lovely and is situated in an excellent location right near Grand Central Station, Times Square and the Broadway theatres. Even though the hotel is close to all of these places it is on a quiet street... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed this hotel the rooms were small but comfortable and clean.front desk attendant emmanuel was super nice and made us feel welcome he helped us get directions to wherever we wanted to go since it was our first time in New York will defiantly recommend this hotel and if we come back to New York will come here... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel for 6 nights on February. It was ok for the price I paid in that area, a great location, with just a 5 minute walk from grand central station. The staff were friendly and the free wifi was so helpful. The room isn't that big but ok for 2 luggage. Bathroom was clean, too. Highly... More

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Wood Dale, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sister and I stayed at the Seton June 27th-30th in a shared bathroom double room on the 2nd floor room 207. Overall our experience was great and we would recommend the hotel. The hotel is within walking distance (10 min) of major areas such as Times Square, Empire State Building and 5th Avenue. Our room was cozy and had... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Several friends of mine and I stayed at the Seton for four nights very recently. It's in a great midtown location very close to the Grand Central terminal, making subway and train access (and thus access to most of the rest of the city) a breeze. The hotel staff were all friendly and helpful, and the rooms were clean, modern,... More

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is in a great mid-town location, near transportation mid-town attractions. The hotel itself is nicely renovated, with modern bathrooms, very comfortable beds, high ceilings in the rooms. Wifi is free and fast. The staff were very helpful and friendly ( (we had some challenges with our reservation and they were helpful and very reasonable in resolving them).Having a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I spent a looong time figuring out where we should stay in New York. We finally settled on the Seton due to the great reviews on here plus the reasonable prices. Location was great and the staff were fantastic - very helpful. Shared bathroom was private and clean and never had to wait to use it. Sink... More

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Address: 144 East 40th Street, New York City, NY 10016
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Location: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Seton Hotel 3*
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#24 Best Value Hotel in New York City #139 Romantic Hotel in New York City #147 Family Hotel in New York City #184 Business Hotel in New York City
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The Seton Hotel offers a variety of rooms catering to international, value concerned travelers. We offer beautifully restored accommodations at affordable prices, making us an ideal Midtown East hotel choice. We have brought unique style and comfort to each accommodation. A few Budget Sandard rooms remain available. The new lobby, fresh and unique in its design, presents a striking arrival experience. And our new guest lounge is perfect for enjoying complimentary beverages, reading, relaxing in comfort. Be close to the city's major shopping and entertainment, as well as Grand Central Terminal, the United Nations, Park Avenue's corporate headquarters. ... more   less 
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