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Hostelling International - New York

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891 Amsterdam Ave., New York City, NY 10025
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for my 5 night trip to NYC. It was my first time to New York and my first time travelling solo but Hostelling International was the perfect base for me to explore from. I shared a room with three others, a quiet and considerate family of a mum and her two daughters. The bedrooms and bathrooms were... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here for 12nights in Dec. I've stayed in alot of hostels and this has to be the best yet. Bathrooms were clean, the rooms were the perfect size. The events and entertainment each night was a perfect way to meet new people. Can't wait to go back.

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff were very helpful and friendly. The room was very hot in the evenings but I think that was my roommates rather than the hostel! Very clean with great restroom facilities and very close to 103rd Street subway station.

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Derry, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've stayed here several times, and I look forward to many more stays. It offers wonderful, clean, safe, friendly, and inexpensive accommodation. Located on the upper west side, just one block from a main subway line. Central Park is just a very short stroll away. They offer cheap tours, themed nights, cafe, and great free wifi, to mention but a... More 

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Corfu Town, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went with my partner for an internship in New York and stayed at this typical New York apartment we stand very well in terms of transport. Host very kind and helpful, breakfast nice and good varieties. If we go back to NY definitely we are staying there. Value for money very advantageous.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I absolutely loved this hostel. It has good facilities (computer room, huge kitchen, several rooms to relax, watch tv and charge your phones, phone booths ...). It is close to Hyde park, to many restaurants, shops and the subway is one minute away. Even though the rooms are pretty basic (bunk beds, no decoration), everything was clean. Moreover, the hostel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great place to stay on your trip to nyc. The rooms and bathrooms always clean, the location is good, near to subway lines, wich makes it very easy to get to downtown or anywhere else, and walking distance to central park. The right place to meet people!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I stayed in the private room for two nights this past week. Getting to the hostel took little time from the megabus drop off. We arrived a little too early to check into our room, but the staff were kind enough to store our baggage without charge while we wandered about the city (Tip: The Seinfeld restaurant... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my very first experience of staying at hostel (thanks to ridiculous hotel prices in NYC) and i must say i was more than happy to choose. Location is superb, rooms were great and very helpful staff. Cafe on ground floor was serving nice and cheap food. Best part was the tours and crawls arranged by hostel. If you... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the biggest hostel I've ever stayed in. It felt like everyone in the dorm was doing their own thing and not really talking to each other.However it's still a great place to make good friends. There's a great courtyard outside and they plan regular activities such as bbq's and nightclub outings to help you meet people. There are... More 

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