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Imperial Court Hotel

307 West 79th Street, New York City, NY 10024
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Memphis, Tennessee
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can 't review the hotel itself, because I never stayed there. Less than 24 hours before my check-in date, I got an email from "Gleny", informing there was no room available for me, despite the fact that I had a confirmed, prepaid in full confirmation. ''Gleny'' gave me l reason whatsoever as to why there was no accomodations for... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

I've been vere in 2012. I didn't use TripAdvisor before and that's why i'm writing my review just now! Also because The hotel has been The worst part of my trip. The room is not clean at all! Bathrooms are orrible and The front desk staff is so unpolite and rude! You'd need to learn what The empathy is! NEVER... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

This hotel is currently being investigated as illegal by the NYC government. Tenants have complained of harassment by management and those allegations were sustained by a judge. Like so many places in NYC it has a nice facade but is a dump inside. Until they get the legal mess straightened out I would not stay in this place again.

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Naples, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

I read about many unhappy travelers slagging off this hotel. They might be right as I can't prove them wrong. To be honest I can't praise the Imperial Court Hotel all the way, but I can't have bad words either. My overall experience with this place was more than decent and I would recommend it if you asked me. I... More 

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

The lobby looks great. Unfortunaly that's the only positive thing I can say about this hotel. The staff isn't helpful or nice, there is no breakfest available, no baggie-boys and the rooms are decent at best. I got a room at the 11th floor (the elevetor is just ten floors). In the first night I woke up and heard some... More 

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Aigio, Greece
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

Very expensive! No breakfast offered.Rude staff indeed.Furnishing ready to collapse. Otherwise the room was clean something I can't say for the rest of hotel, if it really is a hotel I got the feeling people - students were renting rooms long term.

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Beit-Shemesh, Yerushalayim, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

The entrance is very ornate and fancy. And that's where it stops. The rooms are small, and not all of them have a bathroom en suite. I did, but it was so small that I had to squeeze my legs under the basin in order to sit on the toilet. Small kitchenette is not bad. The furnishings (bed, cupboards, desk,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

My friend and I stayed at this 'hotel' for 8 nights and from the first hour into checking in we wanted to pack our bags and never retun. The concierge was incredibly rude and unaccomodating. He spoke to us as though we didnt understand a word of English and was very disrespectful. On top of that the rooms were attrocious.... More 

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