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Park 79 Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   117 West 79th Street, New York City, NY 10024 (Manhattan)
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Ranked #341 of 454 Hotels in New York City
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Nashville, Tennessee
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel was horrible and the nightly rate extravagant. Don't waste your time - stay somewhere else for the same money. The ONLY decent thing about the place is the location - we went out for a morning walk and they "cleaned" our room, only they failed to give us new towels when they took the old ones. So, I... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The Hotel has a great ubication, close to two subway lines, next to the natural museum, central park. The rooms are clean and confortable but small size. The service of the people was very nice. It serves free coffee in the morning. The agency were we bought the reservation (Expedia) didn't mention that the bathroom will be shared, but you... More

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Norther California
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9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This place has a lovely exterior, and a fantastic location. We stayed in a room with two single beds. Pretty much all it had. Two beds, tiny bathroom, one bench, and no A/C. It's safe, but luxury? No. The TV is basic, the room is so small there is no room for a chair, the view is of other rooms.... More

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Vancouver, BC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Park 79 Hotel last week while a tourist in NYC. We were in a room with semi-private bath, which was absolutely not an issue, both bathrooms were always available. The room was modest with a double bed, sink in the room, toiletries provided and complimentary coffee in the lobby in the morning. The building is a converted... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In all fairness, the advertisement was for a semi-private room, so we were warned. Please keep in mind, though, that this means you will be using a shower and toilet down the hall, so the germ-conscious will want to bring flip-flops for the shower -- and soap for the bathroom stink, since there isn't any. The room itself was clean,... More

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park79, General Manager at Park 79 Hotel, responded to this review

Dear LGL: Thank you for taking time to write your review of Park 79 Hotel. If you'll go through many reviews, where a shared bath was part of the selected stay, those facilities are always reviewed highly--clean, never a wait, convenient. That there was no soap should not have occurred, and we apologize. Of course, most travelers do wish to... More

Milledgeville, Georgia, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently stayed here for a trip up with family to visit relatives. We needed somewhere not pricey but was convenient to the city. This was a great place and met our needs. My sister and brother shared a suite, which was adequate for a non couple because of the pull down couch. There was a fridge, a safe and a... More

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park79, General Manager at Park 79 Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you, Chris, for your detailed personal review of the Park 79 Hotel. Our room inventory includes accommodations of varied size, with our smallest rooms affording the best possible rates. We realize our bathrooms are small, but they do contain all that a guest requires. We hope your family visit was a total success and we can look forward to... More

Barranquilla, Colombia
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15 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great hotel located within 50 steps of Central Park. Museums within walking distance as well. The staff were super friendly and reliable service was available all hours. The room was rather small, but for me it was adequate as I only needed to sleep. Was out most of the days returning to hotel late in evening. Shared bathroom was... More

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park79, General Manager at Park 79 Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Avril and Andre: Thank you so very much for your very detailed and fine review of Park 79 Hotel. We are delighted that your stay with us was so enjoyable. Our staff was delighted to be of assistance, and it seems you found us New Yorkers overall a friendly population. We really love our visitors, and we want you... More

Melbourne, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a great location and the rooms are spotlessly clean but the rooms are small and dark and a bit depressing. Upgrade a better room and it IS better but by the time you've paid for that, you could have stayed in mid town at a name brand hotel... I've stayed here three times now. It used to be slightly... More

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park79, General Manager at Park 79 Hotel, responded to this review

Dear CultureCycle: Thank you for the time taken to review your recent stay at Park 79 Hotel. We are sorry you did not find it as pleasing as at other visits. We have begun refreshing rooms and hope to continue the project right through the winter season. We appreciate the loyalty you've shown Park 79, and we hope to welcome... More

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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked the standard room and were depressed by how small it was - literally no room to pass each other for two people plus bags! It also smelled of mould and a cheap room freshener fragrance - and the windows were too dirty to see out of clearly!! But then we upgraded the next morning to the next level... More

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park79, General Manager at Park 79 Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Willus: Thank you for taking time to detail your recent stay at Park 79 Hotel. We regret that the first choice accommodation did not please you. Our staff tries to keep each room up to high standards of cleanliness, but each guest can have a differing sense of how we are doing. We almost never receive a bad word... More

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Address: 117 West 79th Street, New York City, NY 10024
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Location: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan , Upper West Side
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Park 79 Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 90
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