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World Hotel

1.5 of 5 Hotel   |   101 Bowery, New York City, NY 10002 (East Village)
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Ranked #430 of 453 Hotels in New York City
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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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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel deserves less than a 0 rating.The rooms look illegally small (closet size), the bathroom floors are wet, there is no soap, sometimes no toilet paper, the linens are worn out (my fitted sheet was ripped in one corner) and then there are BUGS GALORE to make matters worse. They hang out in the curtains and crawl on your... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

No more...Tiny, dirty and smelly room. Our room - no window , only vent. Air condition was broken. Every day We heard voices behind doors room /somebody had sex - EVERY NIGHT!!!/. It is not joke!!! No elevator, but a lot of stairs to the top of hotel.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I knew that this wouldn't be a great hotel: this price, in Manhattan, it couldn't be. However I didn't expect quite this. The room was minute: barely room to walk by the side of the bed, and nowhere to store anything at all. Certainly there was no means of unpacking a case, and any more than one of them would... More

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Washington Dc, District Of Columbia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Never in life have i slept in a closet, with missing ceiling tiles and barely enough room to move. Until this place. Gonna take it for the team though. Im thinking i have a small single room, not a coffin with a door. Super dissapointed.

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Frederiksberg, Denmark
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Negative - dirty - old inventory and sheets and towels with spots on. - toilets when rooms w/o own bath really dirty, need slippers to use the bath. - extremely small rooms! We had to keep suitcases on bed when getting dressed!! - no windows and bed light - tv with missing signal Positive - good placement, walking distance to... More

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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*
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