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Hostelling International - New York

891 Amsterdam Ave., New York City, NY 10025
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Ostrava, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was the first hostel I ever stayed in. My boyfriend booked if for me at the end of our stay in America (he flew one day before me), based on his own good experience with it. I liked the safety of my locker, I liked the room which was quiet even though there were other girls, the common area... More

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My brother and I spent a week over NYE here and despite the hostel being at capacity and New York being at freezing temperatures, the hostel had a fantastic vibe, the bathrooms were amazingly clean, the staff were friendly and helpful and the social activities were fun! Only downside was that the heaters in the bedrooms were really really noisy,... More

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend and I stayed for 2 nights, and I loved this hostel located in New York City's Upper West Side. Although they weren't able to put us in the same room due to availability, we found this place to be a great. This hostel is very well located, but it's most importantly very clean! We stayed in one of... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This would be my first experience staying in a hostel whilst travelling by myself and I was so happy I booked HI New York. The rooms were SO clean and the beds were quite big considering they were single bunk beds. There were big lockers in the room; you could fit your whole suitcase in there and your handbag. The... More

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hostel is very clean and I was happy using this company again after staying in their Hostel in Toronto last year. Like many reviews said Central Park, in my opinion the best place to visit in NYC, is just a few minutes walk away. The food isn't bad but there a restaurants, grocery stores and convenience stores all around.... More

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend & I from the UK stayed at this HI hostel for 6 nights at the start of August. We'd stayed in many HIs and YHAs along our travels but this was alongside the best (I think Chicago just edges it for space, particularly room size). There were many positives and only one or two negatives about our stay,... More

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Mainz, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to almost six HI hostels across the US and this is the best out of the rest, which in themselves are above any other hostels. There are many things that make this hostel a great places to stay. The prices are slightly on the upper side but at about 60-70$ a night it’s a good deal, if... More

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were 2 who went down to New York for a week-end. We stayed in a 12-beds dorm, without breakfast included, on the 3rd floor. 1-It's safe. 2-It's clean. 3-There's a cafe/bistro Inside the hostel but you can walk on block away westbound on 103th Street there's 3 to 4 open restaurants in the morning. Also, there's a 24-hour fruits/grocery... More

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Alexandria, Al Iskandariyah, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second time to stay in the hostel in two years and it didn't change a lot. Sticking to their standard of cleanliness "being clean all the time". Good clean rooms, great wifi and air-conditioner, great bathrooms and great relaxation areas. What else does anybody needs from a hostel? I'd come back for sure when visiting NYC

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As was to be expected the HI of New York did not disappoint, brilliant facilities, helpful staff and prime location. Nestled in on 103rd street you have only a small walk to subways, bars and shopping. Central Park is only a 5 minute walk and the complex boasts a fantastic atmosphere! There is no shortage of information or flyers showing... More

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Address: 891 Amsterdam Ave., New York City, NY 10025
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Location: United States > New York > New York City
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