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Blue Moon Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   100 Orchard St, New York City, NY 10002 (Lower East Side)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sacramento, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

So, for the record, I did not stay at this hotel, but I did tour it and the neighborhood, and I interacted with and observed the staff, one of which is my cousin, Louise. My friend and I had 4 hours before our flight back to California and already checked out of where we were staying, so my cousin said... More

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Grove City, Ohio
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

From the time we arrived I felt like any questions about parking, subway, shopping, site-seeing, etc was bothering the staff, every single one. After checking in we asked about the closest subway and they acted like we were bothering them from playing on the internet!!! Even getting cream cheese for our morning "continental breakfast" day old bagel took 3 days.... More

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Ferndale, Washington
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Wasn't expecting much but much to my delight and surprise, this hotel is a gem. It's more like a B&B than a hotel--guests congregate in the lobby, at breakfast and during the day/evening, and get to know each other and hear about each other's adventures in The Big Apple. The rooms are not numbered but named--ours was the Tommy Dorsey.... More

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Helotes, Texas
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel for five days. The room was very large and comfortable. The bed gave us a good night's rest and even the pull-out was quite comfortable. The jetted tub was nice after walking around all day! We found the staff to be extremely helpful and courteous - not sure why others felt they were rude. We... More

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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Attempted to inquire about rates only to find a very rude employee who spoke down to us. Wrong thing to do in this day and age. I travel constantly to NYC. This is not a place I would recommend. Rude, uneducated female employee with very poor taste. You do not turn away customers who plan to make a reservation for... More

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BlueMoonManager, Manager at Blue Moon Hotel, responded to this review

September 25, 2014 I'll never know why reviews from people that never had the pleasure of staying at our magical boutique hotel, are able to post comments. That is highly disingenuous. I must also take issue with your questionable commentary regarding '"uneducated staff". Our employees are highly educated, professional and well regarded--even to the point of our seasoned guests trying... More

Denver, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed at many hotels in NYC and this is my favorite. Not your usual small rooms but rather large rooms that can sleep a family of 4. Close to superb restaurants and shops is one major advantage and good access to the subway. The staff is very helpful and kind. Free wifi and breakfast. Don't miss Russ and... More

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BlueMoonManager, Manager at Blue Moon Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Dan...It was certainly a pleasure meeting you and your daughter here. What lovely guests you were. Glad you enjoyed not only the hotel overall, and the area shops. We hope to see you here again!! More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is beautifully decorated, and our room (Marx Brothers) was clean, a generous size with comfortable furnishings, and the terrace was fabulous for evening drinks and morning coffee (once you schlepped down to the lobby to get it). The problem here as many other reviewers indicate is deplorable customer service. When deciding what room to book, the person on... More

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BlueMoonManager, Manager at Blue Moon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments about our "beautiful hotel and it's decor", as well as the comfort level within your luxury category Marx Brothers guestroom. However, while you state your happiness about the comfort level, at the same time, you also expressed issues concerning the bathtub, the coffeemaker, and the staff. As my memory serves me correct, in accordance with... More

Hertford UK
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53 reviews 53 reviews
34 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not your average big brand hotel, but instead a quirky, idiosyncratic place with oodles of character. The rooms are good sized, well serviced, and with good amenities - including a fresh coffee maker, our room had a balcony and a view of the Williamsburgh Bridge. The reception is dominated by two strong New York ladies - Lauren & Louise both... More

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BlueMoonManager, Manager at Blue Moon Hotel, responded to this review

Hello 'Across The Pond'. You Have Kings Road, We Have Orchard Street!! We Know You Appreciate The History, as well as the defining character of the hotel. It was wonderful meeting you!! More

Hatfield, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
24 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at the blue moon with my family for about a week at the end of August. We all had a fantastic time and were so glad we chose to stay here rather than in one of the more typical hotels that dominate the New York hotel scene. The blue moon is absolutely filled with character, from the wooden... More

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BlueMoonManager, Manager at Blue Moon Hotel, responded to this review

A truly regal review from a Principessa...Look forward to a future visit from you!! More

Missoula, Montana
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My two friends and I planned a trip to New York, and made reservations to stay at the Blue Moon Hotel. After checking in, we discovered that the keys to our room weren't working and so we were given an alternate room. The second room had one full bed and two pull out beds. However, the pull out beds were... More

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Additional Information about Blue Moon Hotel

Address: 100 Orchard St, New York City, NY 10002
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Lower East Side , Manhattan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Blue Moon Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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