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World Hotel

1.5 of 5 101 Bowery, New York City, NY 10002
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I knew it was a cheap place but that doesn't account for how dirty the place was! Finding hairs in the bed and dirt up the walls isn't acceptable no matter the price. Their were leak stains across the ceiling and the door got jammed shut and needed a good push to open. The TV looked fairly new but with... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Worse than any hostel stay, even compared to developing countries. Greeted by 5 stories of stairs to carry luggage up, unclean toilets and a room which is smaller than a closet or even an elevator. Horrible

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dirty room, the only sheet provided to cover the mattress stained with body fluids. Bright red spots in other areas of the sheet. Very gross! The blanket provided had wholes every where. No space to store your clothes or anything else. The bathroom is shared with all other rooms in the level. You can see the mold in the shower... More

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Brno, Czech Republic
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was awful, was not tidy. In the bed were dirty bed sheets, moldy blankets. Ants crawling on the bed. Dirty towels. Further broken air conditioning, broken TV. The room smell. On the floor for about 25 rooms were 2 dirty toilets.

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vandalia, OH
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here, because I just wanted someplace to sleep, not stay. I also wanted the cheapest place in Chinatown I could find. This was it. First, you will get a small room--VERY small, like 8x8 or something ridiculous. Hard bed, etc. There is also a shared bathroom on each floor, or two bathrooms per floor. Majority of people will... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

By far the worst 'hotel' in NYC. None of the room actually match the photos on website. Rooms are too small to fit suitcase in. One bathroom per floor not enough - waited for hours to use filthy, mold covered facility. Filthy sheets, roaches, bed bugs, blood on the sheets. Exterminator walked down the hall spraying pesticides. Run away!

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Additional Information about World Hotel

Address: 101 Bowery, New York City, NY 10002
Location: United States > New York > New York City > East Village , Manhattan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — World Hotel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 65
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