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Pod 39 Hotel

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145 E 39th Street, New York City, NY 10016
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sao Paulo, SP
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Really good hotel! I was surprised! Clean, organized and cheap. Everything works perfectly. Friendly employees. Great location, 5 minutes from Grand Central Teminal. Most of sightseeing on foot! I recommend!

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice place for short stays with light luggage. Everything is quite clean and the design is simple but smart, the room was very compact but, who cares? you're in NY not to stay at the hotel. It's near to Grand Central and line 6.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I stayed here for a couple of days during our stay in NY. The hotel is clean with many young guests. Good location! Room: Very, very small rooms. Clean. We both had two large suitcases which was a problem as we had to open one suitcase at a time and the other person had to sit on... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The title says it all. I loved this hotel. My daughter and I were on a girls trip to see a show. This hotel was perfect for us. We had a bunk pod and I started to call it our teeny tiny itty bitty awesome bunkbed room. It was VERY small, but amazingly fun and perfect for what we needed.... More 

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Pod 39 is a perfect little hotel for any couple looking to explore the incredible city of New York. Its in an excellent location just a short walk away from grand central station. The rooms are incredibly small but your surely going to be spending all your time out in the city right? My wife and I were in a... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My bestie and I stayed at Pod 39 in a Queen Pod for one week last October/November. As advertised, the rooms are small although the price and location make up for the size of the rooms. The rooms are modern, clean and have a super comfortable bed. As mentioned in other reviews, the bathroom is adjacent to the bed and,... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
15 reviews 15 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed in nov 2014, the walk was about 20-30mins to time square. The rooftop bar was amazing but you cant bring food up from outside restaurants because its run by the taco place downstairs (which was quite expensive). This was a shame cause there was an amazing pizza place around the corner and we just wanted to chill on... More 

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Tim L, Front Office Manager at Pod 39 Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Aimee F Thank you for your review of our Hotel. I am glad you thought our staff was super nice. Our team believes in providing a unique genuine experience to all our guest. Which pizzeria did you go to around the corner, was it Royal's or Giuseppe's? Both are staff favorites as well. I am so sorry that you... More 

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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Were travelling on a small business budget with two men and looked for a great location. Pod 39 has bunk beds and you can barely turn around in the default room BUT the location is awesome and staff are very friendly. On a note of caution, we did have unusual evening experiences with the 'crowd' around

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Forestport, New York
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything clean and neat, very friendly staff. Easy to get to and from any everywhere. The bar downstairs has a really cool vibe!!! The room is small but had everything you need. Coffee and bagels downstairs in the morning was an added touch.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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49 reviews 49 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at Pod 39 for a short visit in NYC. Many people comment on the small size of the rooms (it is already called a pod), On this note, i manage a hotel in Turkey, and many of our normal rooms are the same size as a pod 39 room, and we just call it a room. Maybe by american... More 

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