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Colonial House Inn

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318 W. 22nd St, New York City, NY 10011
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Ranked #26 of 88 New York City B&B and Inns
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Boquete, Panama
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72 reviews 72 reviews
15 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had an excellent stay at the Colonial House, spotlessly clean and a very large suite. A private garden and great service. In Chelsea and walking distance to cafe's, galleries, restaurants. Priced right. I wouldn't hesitate to return...

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Indeed, I had originally booked a 10 day stay at a large midtown hotel, then thought better of it and then found this place after much research. I was SO GLAD I chose to stay here.. The Colonial House Inns website is spot on and tells you exactly what to expect straight up. So there were no surprises re: stairs,... More 

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Fredericton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

This was my second time staying at the Colonial House Inn. The staff were very friendly and helpful. When I checked in the staff made arrangements for a car service back to the airport for the day I was leaving. I stayed in a slightly larger room than before with my own bathroom. The room was clean and comfortable. The... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

great location!!!! conveniently close to everything i could wish for and great value for anyone on a budget. very friendly, and knowledgeable and helpful concierge staff. Lilian was extremely helpful and generous. i'm very definite on wanting to come back again and again. like home away from home!!

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Loved staying in this brownstone! We we only up the first flight of stairs so not that far to carry our luggage... People are complaining about having to carry their luggage up the stairs/lack of lift - but seriously - it is a brownstone, not a full blown hotel! Got a bit of attitude from the lady behind the desk... More 

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Philadelphia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

My wife and I planned a weekend trip to see the New York Spring Spectacular at Radio City Music Hall, and we wanted to stay at the 414 Hotel on 46th Street. We had stayed there twice before and found it very enjoyable. Unfortunately, they weren't able to fit us in, but they were kind enough to find us a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Great place. Perfect location, good breakfast of bagels, cereal, yoghurt, fruit, tea and coffee. Rooms are very small, hardly big enough to fit a bed and two suitcases. They are warm, though, and there is plenty of hot water. They were happy to look after our bags for the afternoon when we checked out. Interestingly, the hotel pamphlet advertises a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

It's been our second time at Colonial House in Chelsea and not the last time. Super friendly and helpful staff welcomed and supported us right from the beginning to when we left. Beds are very comfortable, rooms are quite and clean.Breakfast with its wide selection of fruits, yoghurts, best ever bagels and muffins and cereals has everything you wish for... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We recommend it. It is quiet which is nice in NY, very well situated (just next to a metro station), very clean, the bed is of very good quality (and I am picky) and it has a decent breakfast :-) if I remeber well you have to pay for WiFi

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Tallahassee, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

This was my second stay at the Colonial House Inn. It is one of my favorite places to stay in NYC. I suppose someday "price will be no object" (maybe) and I might opt for lodgings that are a bit more luxe but as long as I am traveling on a budget, Colonial House will always be one of my... More 

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