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Equity Point New York @ Times Square

206 West 41st Street, New York City, NY 10036
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Ranked #309 of 463 Hotels in New York City
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Armagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have to say that the Equity Point is a great location right in the heart of Times Square. Upon arrival the receptionist was very friendly and helpful and we were quickly in our room. Although this is a budget hotel it was very comfortable and clean with free safes in the room for personal belongs. I would say if... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here with my Mam for her first trip to New York. She loved it and was really disappointed when it closed down. Great location and if it has been kept to the same standard as Hotel 41 then it's spotless clean and the staff are brilliant. Rooms are small but let's be fair with Manhattan at your doorstep how... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Just a few steps from Times Square, at 41st and right across the strees is 42st Subway Station. Its right in the middle of Manhattan so its easy to go North to Central Park and nearby attractions as the Museums also easy to go South to 9/11 Memorials and Staten Island Ferry. Its location makes it easy to move around... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I was looking for a hostel near a subway station and near the center of Manhattan. The Equity fit the bill. Subway station right across the street, and on the southern tip of Times Square. The Equity is a hostel, but more like a hotel since each room has its own bathroom. The rooms are small. We were in a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

We had a group of people staying in New York for a special event. This hostel was perfectly placed. Everything was basic but it was fine for a few days. We were in a quiet room but I did make a point of requesting that. Others said their rooms were noisy. Very good value if you want to really see... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We booked the room well in advance for New Year believing it to be a hostel, upon arrival we found out it was part hotel, part hostel - a real US mongrel. The room was clean and tidy, but everything else was poor. If the business was anywhere else it would of ceased trading but due to its proximity of... More 

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

We recently stayed here for 6 nights and it's exactly what we needed. We spent hardly no time at all here with all the sight seeing in New York. But what more do you need than a bed and shower. Ok so the rooms are on the small size but if your someone who doesn't like to sit around in... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I recently stayed at Equity Point in New York with my boyfriend for five nights. We were advised by friends and family that all we needed was a bed and a bathroom because we would hardly spend anytime in the hotel. When we started looking for hotels, this was one of the cheapest so we booked a double room with... More 

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Ravenna, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

A big thank you to Carmen, Rachael, Matthew and Joe for making our stay in New York fantastic! Great value for Times Square. You won't get any closer! It is not fancy pants but if you are looking for an affordable place in the city, Equity Point is the one. My husband, son and I were there for 5 days... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Stayed at this hotel for five nights in September. The location is very good, right next to Times Square, Port authority bus station and subway station. The room was big and quiet. It had a bunkbed and one single bed, all equally uncomfortable with plastic covered mattresses and uncomfortable fleece blankets. The carpet under the beds had obviously not been... More 

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