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Hotel Pennsylvania New York

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   401 Seventh Avenue at 33rd Street, New York City, NY 10001 (Manhattan)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Too expensive for absolutely nothing. The only thing working for this hotel is the location, which is what they use to milk. Even the employees know it's a terrible place. If all you want is a base to launch, then you can consider it. But still waaaaaay too costly.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is old, but I found my room clean and comfortable. It was not a big room but it fit 2 people ok. The location is great, right across Madison Square Garden and we could find the essentials in the surroundings (groceries, transportation, pharmacy etc) Paid internet and breakfast but sometimes you can get a discount when booking your... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here about 3 years ago and would never go back room was very dated and bath room was really really small the floor we were on was very dark and looked liked it was from the shinning They also had no safe boxes for us to use to we had to keep our money and passports in the fridge

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Crapy old hotel not worth the money paid We swapped room three times and still did not get the room we paid for Elevator fell five floors before stopping and going back up to fall again staff did no seem concern when informed them what happen once the elevator open it doors on the ground floor Location fantastic

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

As hotels go, you ca't get much bigger or more central than Hotel Pennsylvania, standing across from Madison Square Garden and a block away from Macy's on 7th Ave, and The Empire State building just around the corner. It's definitely seen better days in terms of decor, although it has been registered online as undergoing renovation for many years (I... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was really hesitant about booking here after reading other reviews, but it was the only thing in my price range. I'm glad I did. No...it's not luxurious, but if that's what you want, you're going to be paying a whooole lot more then what this place is. ANY hotel in NYC is going to be more expensive then it's... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice lobby, big queue at check-in, room average, great location !!!, deposit 100 $ mandatory, but Maria didn't give me a receipt, it seemed weird so I came back and told her, but she seemed that she didn't remember that I gave her the money in cash. After a 30 minutes debate, slowly she started to remember, returned me my... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is the fourth time I have stayed and the hotel always proves to be clean and comfortable. Wifi is expensive and I had crap connectivity. The queues for check in are to long and slow and staff not always the most helpful.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Do not stay here. I paid about $160 a night for a room worth less than $50!! The bathroom was 2x3 meters (if even) and the bathroom door was too big for the frame so didn't close. There were fruit fly type things all in my shower & on the ceiling, and I had to get someone to call an... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I know reviews have been varied for this but our experience was very good. We arrived late and jetlagged straight off the plane from London, to find I had got the date wrong and booked the following night. It was busy, we had no booking but Kenneth on the night team spent nearly an hour making sure we still got... More

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  • Penn Station(106)
  • Great location(73)
  • Madison square(17)
  • Very old(13)
  • Only good(10)
  • King size bed(9)
  • Friendly and helpful(7)
  • Empire state building(7)
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Address: 401 Seventh Avenue at 33rd Street, New York City, NY 10001
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Location: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Pennsylvania New York 2.5*
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A great location doesn't have to be out of reach. New York's Hotel Pennsylvania is in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, and our surprisingly affordable rates leave more money in your pocket to enjoy the city.Each day our guests hit the streets and arrive at fabulous New York City locales within minutes. Marvel at the Empire State Building, savor exciting Times Square and take in a Broadway show or, hop on the subway right by the hotel and head to one of NYC's diverse and exciting neighborhoods. Just steps away from Midtown's most popular attractions, and offering countless easy transportation options, New York's Hotel Pennsylvania puts you in the middle of the action. ... more   less 
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