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Hostelling International - New York

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891 Amsterdam Ave., New York City, NY 10025
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

Stayed here just for one night unexpectantly, think it was around $45 so fairly expensive for a hostel but one of the nicest I've stayed in! Stayed in a 10 bed dorm, the showers and bathrooms were really clean and the hostel provides shower shoes. There is a great snack bar downstairs offering muffins, coffee, sandwiches etc and lots of... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

So after staying at the HI in Toronto, this hostel was huge! It had nice common areas, lots of space, and lots of great activities planned, which anyone could join in with, some free, some not. I definitely recommend Jerry’s Grand Tour - he is the nicest and kindest man you’ll ever meet! It is a long day - 13... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

I stayed in Hostelling International for four nights (Saturday 23/3 to Wednesday 27/3) in a male economy dormitory. This is the most basic of classes to stay in and for $50 a night it was well worth the money. The facilities which the hostel offers for travellers is top notch including clean kitchen facilities, a cafe (which is open late... More 

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

Stayed here for a week at the end of November 2011. It is a really nice hostel, staff were really friendly and helpful when we had a bizarre issue with naked Canadian rugby players on our landing - compensated us with a free breakfast! Yes the hostel isn't cheap but has brilliant facilities. Great kitchen - fridges, freezers, ovens and... More 

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Johannesburg, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

The hostel has good facilities and clean rooms and bathrooms. A nice location and easy access to trains and buses. The hostel is close to central park and other tourists sites. I visited a great vegetarian restuarant a very few blocks down. There is also a lovely Church closeby.

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St. Neots, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013

I stayed here for 6 nights and loved it. Easy to find, a bit out of the way, but I got a metro card and it came in very useful. The staff were friendly, dorms were spacious and had lockers -bring a padlock some of the beds were a bit creaky and it could get a bit noisy on a... More 

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Dublin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

This hostel was AWESOME!! I was intimidated by the fact that it's so big, but it was really easy to get to know people. There are activities on every day - walking tours, bar crawls etc. Breakfast is not included, but there's a little cafe downstairs where you can get food. It was very pricey, after taxes, occupancy rate (whatever... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

All the best for my favorite hoste on Amsterdam Avenu! :) You will meet a pleasant people from all around the world and maybe a friends for a live time. Service level, they are all friendly and will always help you, clean and comfortable place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

Spent the maximum 14 days at the HI New York. A wonderful mix of travellers, mostly solo who are all friendly and willing to talk. Great nightly social outting to various bars and clubs was a great introduction into the NYC night life. Always had someone to talk to or get dinner with. Fantastic location with 3 lines all within... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

Alltogether I spent like 8 nights in this hostel, 4 nights at the beginning of February 2013 and 4 nights at the end of that month. The hostel has everything you need and expect from a hostel and more. The variety and options of tours is unbelievable. (I went on the Grand Tour, Harlem Gospel Tour and Queens Tour and... More 

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