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Hostelling International - New York

891 Amsterdam Ave., New York City, NY 10025
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  • Sleep Quality
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  • Location
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  • Cleanliness
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Sohag, Egypt
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you guys are looking for a hostel in NYC, then you've come to the right place. The beds are comfy and the staff is so nice. You'll get the pleasure of staying with guests from all over the world. The place is quite large with laundry facilities, a barista cafe, nice lounge, and tons of nearby shops and boutiques... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was in New York over the New Year period so having a hostel just out of town was great to get away from the busy streets when I needed some space. That being said, it's only a 5-10 minute subway ride to Times Square and the subway station is just 1 block away! The rooms and amenities were always... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have found the place very clean considering the amount of people staying and also silent. The only problem was the service at the reception, maybe too stressed for the high presence of hosts, they shoud have more people employed for the check-in procedures.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed there for three days and I pretty enjoyed my time there. I chose this hostel because of its location, which turned to be really good - undeground near by and Central Park almost next block away. Room was clean and spacious. There was just one thing what I really hated... I had a bed next to a window... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here in December 14 and absolutely loved it. Just a small block away from a subway stop, 24 hour reception, great staff, great in-house food options and a schedule of fun activities. We spent 4 nights in a 6 bed female dorm and 2 nights in a 12 bed female dorm. I'd recommend the 6 bed as there... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

September and december I stayed here!!!! I was lucky to have great rommates! The first time I stayed in a 6 bed! And the second time in a 12 bed!!! I definitly recommend the 6 bed room! The bathrooms are very comfortable and the room has great space to leave your bags and its cozy at the same time. The... More 

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HostelD_13, Manager at Hostelling International - New York, responded to this review

Your perspective on both room types is very useful to any prospective travelers out there looking for a convenient place to stay. We appreciate your recommendation for groups of friends, as well as single travelers. Our hostel offers something for everyone. Our staff hopes you will return your next visit as soon as possible. Best wishes! More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ive been to hi new york so many times now, and I love coming back to new york and stay at the hostel, because I know I can meet a lot of new people and enjoy new york with the tours the hostel offer. The tour guides are amazing people ready to make your stay great! The facilities inside are... More 

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HostelD_13, Manager at Hostelling International - New York, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear that you keep coming back to our hostel again and again. Be sure to let us know when you're planning your next visit and our staff will be more than ready to offer you the best service in town. Take care and safe travels! More 

Brampton
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel is one the Hosteling international affiliated ones. They have minimum standards so you will know it will be clean at the very least. I chose this one because it was closest to Times Square and I had to head down there for New Years. I was in a 10 bed room and the bed is quite comfortable for... More 

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HostelD_13, Manager at Hostelling International - New York, responded to this review

Thank you for ringing in the New Year at our hostel! Our staff is very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and managed to meet other guests and get involved in the activities we provide. Be sure to visit us again sometime soon. Take care in the new year! More 

Co Londonderry, Northern Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So myself and 2 friends (3 guys) stayed here from 23rd - 28th December as part of a Christmas break in the City. After staying in previous Hi Hostels this year in Boston, WDC, Chicago and London I knew the standard would be high. So let me start with location. Yes the hostel is slightly up town, but, the 103st... More 

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HostelD_13, Manager at Hostelling International - New York, responded to this review

We are truly excited to read your positive feedback about your recent holiday stay here in NYC and to learn that our hostel met your expectations. It's so nice to know that our staff was friendly, our accommodations were clean, and that you enjoyed the nightlife activities that we offer. The hostel staff encourages you to contact us directly if... More 

Perth, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decent hostel let down by incredibly rude staff. Every time any guest had a question it was met with rolling eyes and annoyance. I stayed over New Years so they might have been busy and stressed but no excuse. All other amenities not bad. Location a bit too high in Manhattan for me but easy access via subway to all... More 

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HostelD_13, Manager at Hostelling International - New York, responded to this review

We sincerely apologize that our staff presented themselves in a rude and disrespectful manner during your recent stay at our NYC hostel. It is our staff's primary goal to serve our guests in the most efficient and friendly way possible. Our management team appreciates your honest feedback and it will be used a learning tool for our customer service trainings.... More 

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  • Central park(12)
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  • Very clean(7)
  • Great location(6)
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Additional Information about Hostelling International - New York

Address: 891 Amsterdam Ave., New York City, NY 10025
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Location: United States > New York > New York City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 92
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