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Seton Hotel

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144 East 40th Street, New York City, NY 10016
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great little hotel a couple of blocks away from Grand Central Terminal and approximately a 20 minute walk to Times Square and all the great shopping around 6th and 34th street. The staff was very professional and friendly and were very helpful with requests. The room was cozy but very comfortable, new and clean. I encountered little... More 

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Killarney, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in this hotel for a week while in NY. Found the staff amazing so friendly and helpful. The hotel is tastefully decorated and is very comfortable. The location was ideal for us close to Times Square and Grand central station. Thanks Guys ;)

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Oslo, Norway
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I recently spent two nights at this hotel and very much appreciated the friendly and knowledgeable staff, the practical location, and the comfortable room. It's very close to Grand Central Station, and one short block from the street where the airport shuttles stop, so it's great for transportation.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great hotel and bath updated and very nice. Saw some reviews comparing price to room size. I have stayed at the Marriott Marquis on 5th and the rooms were not ant bigger unleas you got an executive suite, That is just NYC.

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Skudeneshavn, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Seton for a week. I had booked a double room, but was surprised when we entered the room and saw the bed was really just a little larger than normal single bed. Upon request the reception explained that we needed to pay more for an upgrade to normal sized double bed. The bathroom was extremely cold (we... More 

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Essex England
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

First visit to the big apple with my friend - we went for Black Friday and had an amazing time. The hotel is located right next to Grand Central Station, shops and restaurants. The hotel receptionist was very friendly and helpful, she helped us book our helicopter ride! The hotel room is basic but has everything you need. Shared bathrooms... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
16 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Stayed here in January for one week. Lovely hotel, very central and convenient for exploring NYC. we found the rooms to be of a large size for an NYC hotel, with large ensuite bathroom as well. We had a double room. The decor was lovely too, the negative was that the bathroom was absolutely freezing at all times, there appeared... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

I went with my boyfriend on the 2nd of feb and we paid very little for the hotel. Check in was fast and smooth and they let us have our room at 12 o'clock as we got there early. There's free tea and coffee 24 hours a day. I've seen reviews where it said the lift was old and slow,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

First off i will say the only negative was the shared bathroom, when you need the toilet in the middle of the night having to leave your room isnt ideal. Also if somebody was showering you would have to wait however long it took to use the bathroom. This bathroom was however always clean. We had strong wifi for free... More 

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cheshire
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Me and my mum visited nyc in May 2014. We stayed in a budget room at the Seton hotel. The hotel is in a great location for exploring the city, near to Grand Central Station. Our room was very compact but as we didn't spend too long in the room and as we were only there for five nights we... More 

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