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American Dream Hostel

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168 East 24th Street, midtown Manhattan, New York City, NY 10010
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Banff, Canada
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We loved our stay at the American Dream Hostel. From the moment we arrived the staff were welcoming, allowing for an early check-in. The room was great for the price, the only downfall was the air conditioning/heating was in the window creating a gap for noise- being New York it was noisy so bring ear plugs. The toilets were clean... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The location is just perfect. You are in the center and you have several subway stations around. The hostel is very clean and they have the most comfortable beds I've ever experienced. The breakfast deserves a particular mention...it is simply wonderful!!

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Thank Marta M
Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

This is the first time in my life writing a review because this hostel is too awesome. Very clean and tidy. The location is good too, not too far from the subway station and there're pretty good choices for food nearby as well. The price is really affordable for this area. There's a staff call Andre, I'm not sure if... More 

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Edinburg, Texas
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13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015 via mobile

I had never been to a hostel, so I didn't know what to expect, but I was pleasantly surprised. The hostel is in great location and probably 3 to 4 blocks from the 23 St station. It is located in the Gramercy area which is a really safe and calm neighborhood. The staff were really great and helpful. The room... More 

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Seattle
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

You never know what you are going to get when you stay in a hostel, and I could not have been happier with my stay at the American Dream Hostel! The photos on the website were accurate, the breakfast spread was awesome, the place was super clean, and the staff was friendly. I never had to wait for a shower.... More 

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York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

I stayed for a couple of nights and I'd recommend it on the basis that by Manhattan standards, the hostel represents good value for money. It is also in a pretty good location - only about 25 minute walk from Times Square, and not far from many great attractions in New York. I stayed in a single room (with a... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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25 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

American Dream has an amazing price tag for its location in the city! Subway is easily accessible, and you're close to many great attractions like Eataly and Madison Square Park. The rooms aren't huge, but you aren't spending much time in there anyways! The beds are clean, and the area is fairly quiet at night, so it's easy to get... More 

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29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

My friends and I stayed in this hostel and we loved the experience. They do have cameras in every corner so I must say security and safety is assured. Our room was small for 3 people but we managed to move around. We loved their complimentary breakfast that they do prepare every morning though it is limited. All their staff... More 

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

We stayed here four nights. The room was a bit smaller than expected but we soon got used to it. For the price we payed this place had incredible value! The free breakfast was great and the showers and toilets were nice and clean.

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Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

Stayed in a provate room in August, it went well. The hostel's location is perfect. The bed was comfortable. The free breakfast was fantastic! It was clean enough. The room was clean, but I would give bathroom and showers a 7/10. I would say they need some TLC But my overall experience was great! I highly recommend it.

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