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The GEM Hotel SoHo

3.0 of 5 135 East Houston Street, New York City, NY 10002
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Avon, Connecticut
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What can I say, my wife and I just love this little place. The rooms are quite small, but very cozy-feeling, and the quality is high. The staff has been super friendly both times we've visited, and the location is perfect. Let's face it, you're not in NYC to sit in your hotel room all day, so we'd much rather... More 

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Boutique perfectly describes this hotel. The rooms are small but not ridiculous. The staff is very friendly and helpful. You are steps away from all sorts of restaurants of varying tastes and prices as well as NYC cultural venues. The F train is nearby to take you anywhere else in NY that you need to go. There is a market... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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41 reviews 41 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here during the snow storm and was very happy with the room and the service I received under difficult circumstances. The room itself wasn't big as is the norm in NYC, but had nice amenities and was a lot more stylish than the lobby or the exterior would make you believe. I returned a week later to pick... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

t's reasonable relatively and very convenient in NEW YORK. It's friendly of course. When saying one dissatisfaction, it'll be whether it's free wifi and it's crowded in the evening. NEW YORKでは、比較的リーズナブルだし、めちゃ便利です。 もちろんフレンドリー ひとつ不満といえば無料wifi かなり夜は混み合います

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New City, New York
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

I am a native New Yorker who now lives in the 'burbs of Rockland County (about 45 minutes from the city). I still visit the city quite a bit, but every once in a while I find that spending the night is so much better than dealing with trains, buses, or the inability to have a few drinks because I'm... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Average Hotel near metro station and major sights. Good in price. helpfull staff No breakfest small but clean room noisy aircondition free wifi Very close to a large food market for shopping and breakfest. I recommend this place

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edmonton, canada
19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at The Gem Nov 22 to 27. We got a great rate for our stay so we found the hotel to be quite adequate for what we paid. It's nicely located very near the F line which, with a transfer or two can get you anywhere across the boroughs. Desk staff were friendly and accommodating. Our room was... More 

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7 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

For New York standards this hotel is cheap. So do not expect to much. Rooms are really small and somewhat outdated. Lotst of small damages in the room. However the rooms are clean, staff is very friendly and helpfull. The hotel is located near the subway and within 15 minutes you're at times square. So for New York standards a... More 

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St. Malo, France
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75 reviews 75 reviews
58 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Hotel is located near the F line, so easy to reach from Newark airport. It's right next to a small park and a huge Whole Foods store. Reception was extremely friendly and helpful. Room on the third floor had two double beds for two adults, which made it really crammed. Beds, however, were wonderful. Room had a flat tv, microwave,... More 

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West Haven, Connecticut
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

So maybe it's just the location--fronting dirty, ugly East Houston--but I found myself underwhelmed with this hotel. The furnishings are tired, with pilled linnens and cracks in the tub--the tub that provided no hot water for my shower this morning. Reception was friendly, but every time I saw the gentleman at the desk, he was in deep conversation with the... More 

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Address: 135 East Houston Street, New York City, NY 10002
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Location: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The GEM Hotel SoHo 3*
Number of rooms: 45
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Also Known As:
The Gem Hotel-Soho, An Ascend Collection Hotel Hotel New York City
Howard Johnson New York City
New York City Clarion
Hotel Style:
#195 Family Hotel in New York City

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