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Hotel Grand Union

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   34 East 32nd Street, New York City, NY 10016 (Manhattan)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Located in Mid-Town Manhattan this hotel is just a few steps from the 4,5 and 6 trains. Whilst it is an older style building I was pleasantly surprised at the cleanliness and spacious room I was given. It was a quiet section of the building with no noise to disturb your sleep. Toilet was old but clean and shower in... More

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Chorley, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I arrived with my 14 yo son on the 17th October 2014, a complete let down of what i had read on trip advisor, perhaps they only publish the good comments?. We had to wait for over 2 hours before they would allocate us a room even though it was booked and paid for 2 weeks in advance. the room... More

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shawn959, General Manager at Hotel Grand Union, responded to this review

Dear Guest - It is clear that we have missed the opportunity on giving you a wonderful stay, if you could give me a call when convenient to you I am sure I can make this up to you, i offer our deepest apologies. Sincerely, Shawn 212-683-5890 More

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

This hotel is not luxury - it's old fashioned, dated but its OK. We have been in NY for two nights and it done the job. You don't spend much time in the room anyway, so it doesn't really matter too much. Rooms are SO noisy as aircon unit built into the window - we both woke shivering because the... More

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Melbourne
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our stay at the Hotel Grand Union was what we expected. The price we paid was reasonable for what we got. If you're after a resort style hotel then this is probably not the hotel for you but if it's merely a base to sleep then it can't be beat. The staff we encountered were friendly and helpful, check in/out... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Good central location. Room comfortable and clean but shower terrible. Our room key never worked, we had to get it re done every night. Service was great. Nice to have wifi in room but unfortunately the connection is poor.

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Seattle, Washington
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Clean, good beds, friendly staff, GREAT location. That's it. And a free breakfast of rolls, jams, cereal & such. Queen rooms have a bit more room. No ambiance. No frills. When we were there hotel was filled with foreign tourists of all ages. Wi-fi was good with the bonus you didn't have to sign in each time you turned on... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

A couple of weeks ago I had written a Review about Hotel Grand UNION IN new York City. Now I can say they are better than ever due they are offering a complimentary Breakfast and they will be under a great renovation in the bed rooms a new lobby with new reception, and besides that they are going to implant... More

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Luton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The biggest thing going for Hotel Grand Union is the location, nestled on East 32nd street between Madison and Park Avenue, it feels just far enough away from the high tourist traffic area of 5th avenue (which is really just another block over), whilst giving you easy access to midtown, Central Park, and down to the Village and Chinatown. The... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This was my first time in New York and after researching some hotels the location of this hotel seemed appropriate from the reviews read. It certainly was correct. A overall good hotel with clean rooms. The décor of the hotel is dated and the hotel does need renovating but if you are like me we only came to the hotel... More

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shawn959, General Manager at Hotel Grand Union, responded to this review

Dear Guest - Thanks for your feedback, as you mentioned the hotel is going through a major renovation which will include several suites that will give you the space needed while in the room. Please give us another shot after renovation and contact me directly so I can get you into a bigger room. Many Thanks, Shawn 212-683-5890 More

Sydney, Australia
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Staff were very polite and the hotel had very good wifi reception. Rooms in New York are generally fairly small but ou room was tiny and had a sewerage pipe running through the bathroom. Had booked a smoking room but given a non smoking room. Room was so small that when you went to the toilet, the smell would linger... More

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shawn959, General Manager at Hotel Grand Union, responded to this review

Dear Guest - Thanks for your feedback, i am sure with our upcoming renovation you would be pleased if you give us another opportunity. Please contact me directly. Many Thanks, Shawn 212-683-5890 More

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Address: 34 East 32nd Street, New York City, NY 10016
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Location: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan , Murray Hill
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Grand Union 3*
Number of rooms: 88
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