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Chelsea Star Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   300 W 30th St at 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10001
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Ranked #338 of 451 hotels in New York City
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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149 reviews 149 reviews
23 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a budget hotel. It's a place to sleep. About 10 blocks from times square and very close to Penn station. We got one of the newly renovated rooms. We got a Jr suite which has 2 double beds, couch (pull out). Also a flat screen TV and free wireless. Like I said it's under construction. There is a... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

If you looking for a place to sleep and leave your bags this is the place for you and you get what you pay for..I was out all day and night for 5 days and just needed to rest my head.The staff was very friendly and helpful and I can't wait to booked there again. The Chelsea Star Hotel help... More

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Edinboro, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We stayed at the Chelsea Star hotel on our first trip to NYC. The service was good and the rooms were well maintained. We stayed in one of the deluxe rooms with a private bathroom. We are glad we picked that option as restrooms in general in NYC are a commodity. They are far and few as far as public... More

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New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014 via mobile

Hotel advertised internet special if you prepaid, which I did . We booked a suite with 2 beds and private bath. I was told that these were "newly " renovated rooms with all new furnishings . Ha ! When we arrived , we could hardly find the entrance . The building looked like a construction site with a small metal... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Do not get fooled by the photos of this hotel ... I don't know where those rooms are but the the 2 rooms I have seen were shabby and did not looked nothing like the ones I have seen on the photos before I have booked the room ... the entrance to the Hotel is via a steel door (... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Very handy - close to Madision Square Garden, so close to the Subway, Trains (airport - New Jersey) and the Metrobus (coaches to many major cities Philadelphia, Boston, Washington etc. Rooms are very basic - Bed and small TV. No chair or table so should you decide to eat in your room, then you'll have to balance everything on your... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

I was a bit skeptical at first about booking a hostel for my trip to New York - I'm so used to star rated hotels that I was really hoping I wouldn't be disappointed.. And I wasn't :) The hotel/hostel is situated right opposite Penn Station which is one of the main Subway stations in New York so you can... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

THE GOOD I was in NY on business (with a budget) looking for a cheap place within walking distance to my conference. This hotel is in a really good location. During my stay, I walked to the Tribeca/Little Italy/Chinatown area, East Village, Greenwich Village/Soho, Gramercy and Times Square. The price is also really good for NYC (My Superior Room was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

The dorm room was really basic and quite expensive. But its Manhatten in the heart of NewYork so I guess its okay'... The terrace is quite nice and the staff was really friendly and welcoming. good times in NYC.

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New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

my sister and I to NYC for t a knicks game. soo close to MSG great location. restaurants and bars close by. friendly staff, big room. but... run down, kind of smelly, old. did the trick for one night.

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Address: 300 W 30th St at 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10001
Location: United States > New York > New York City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Chelsea Star Hotel 2*
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