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Hotel Grand Union

3.0 of 5
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34 East 32nd Street, New York City, NY 10016
Hotel Grand Union
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Ranked #335 of 464 Hotels in New York City
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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St Helens, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Variety of rooms. Not a flash hotel. Clean and warm, fantastic location! Easy walk to so many attractions. Subway just a short walk. Yes the lift is slow, so? A wide variety of restaurants just outside. Staff friendly. Highly recommended.

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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

My fiance and I really enjoyed our time here. The manager took especial care that we were able to see all of the sites we had come to see. He was very helpful and courteous throughout our stay. He always asked how our days were going and if we required anything. The Captain next door also took good care of... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 via mobile

the best thing about this hotel is definitely the location. A few blocks walk to all the main attractions.The stairwells were grubby but the rooms were reasonably clean. The complimentary continental breakfast was excellent but if you prefer something hot check out Captains Table next door. Very good value for money. I believe that the hotel is undergoing a total... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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78 reviews 78 reviews
12 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

We stayed here early January and would definitely recommend it. We booked then looked at the reviews.. I was worried by some of them but should not have worried at all. As long as you remember this is not the Ritz and it is also much better than other places we viewed. The room was a triple at the rear... More 

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Whitchurch, United Kingdom
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This is a good hotel in great location just around the corner from the Empire State building and within walking distance of loads of attractions. The rooms are very clean and basic but really good sizes - my sons' twin was huge. Yes the bathrooms are functional if dated - ours looked ancient but once we got the hang of... More 

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Shamokin, Pennsylvania
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22 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I have stayed in new york a few times. This hotel really is one of the worst hotels I have ever stayed in. I didn't mind it because we weren't in the room much but it was terrible. The bathroom door was so small and the tub was about 7 inches deep so it's basically a shower. The elevator took... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Good value, given the silly prices of other hotels in Manhattan. Ideal hotel for visiting the city if you intend to be out most of the time. A block away from The Empire State Building and 1 street away from a metro station, in a safe neighborhood, clean and comfortable rooms. Good service. Free in room wifi. Inclusive Buffet Breakfast... More 

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