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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
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    4 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

At the beginning of August, I stayed with some friends for 2 nights in the Molly Picon room. The hotel itself is charming, full of character, beautiful architecture and so much potential. All of this is wasted on the rude and gruff attitude you'll get from the older lady on the staff. In all honesty, I think hospitality is the... More

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Pompano Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed at the Blue Moon Hotel for four nights and it was like being home. Lauren and Louise and the entire staff were just wonderful, and couldn't do enough to make my stay one of the best vacations I've ever had. I stayed in the Eddie Cantor suite and had a balcony with views of the Freedom Tower, Empire... More

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New York City, New York
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First, a huge THANK YOU to Lauren who greeted us upon arrival. She and her colleague, Javier, could not have been more welcoming and gracious. We stayed in the John Garfield room which was inviting and cozy. The room has a balcony and we marveled that this former tenement had been converted so beautifully into this charming boutique hotel. Everything... More

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Passaic, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My daughter and I had the privilege to stay overnight at the Blue Moon Hotel. This was our first time here and some friends had recommended it to us. What a lovely experience! Lauren, at the front desk was so warm and welcoming. She checked to see if we would need any directions or suggestions for anything we wanted to... More

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Arlington, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend and I stayed a night in mid August on a Living Social offer. I like history and the idea of staying a night in a renovated tenement appealed to me. In addition, neither of us had experience with the Lower East Side and wanted to visit the neighborhood. First, the positives. The building's architecture and appointments were well... More

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

There were so many positives in your review about our stunning boutique hotel. We are proud of our spacious rooms, architectural details and, yes, our guests, just like yourself, always state how comfortable the beds are. Also, as you booked your stay with a Living Social Voucher, you had the distinct opportunity to stay in one of our fabulous Deluxe... More

Albany, New York
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to NYC for a night out on the town and a nice place to stay...this is NOT that "nice place to stay". The walls are lined with dust. No vacuuming done, AC doesn't work, window on balcony door had hand prints all over it, the ice bucket had coffee stains on it, the comforters are stained, when you leave... More

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

Thank you for staying at our stunning boutique hotel. We take the same initiative and pride in the cleanliness and comfort for our guests, in as much as if we were also guests here. That's fact. The policy at the hotel concerning leaving guestroom keys at the front desk is for the guest's benefit. The hotel is open 24/7 and... More

Haifa, Israel
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8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sleep quality, cleanliness, comfort, WiFi, staff, good breakfast. Most importantly, the help and kindness of the hotel manager. the location of the hotel good,No problem with air conditioning in the rooms, Good size room

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Atlanta
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16 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved the layout of the room, the location of the hotel, etc... what spoiled my brief stay was the incredibly rude woman who worked the front desk. First of all, she took a phone call while she was dealing with me and dealt with them first. Second, when I complained about something in my room, she asked me what... More

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

Whenever a guest checks out after their stay, we always make it a point to say "have a safe trip home". We were very pleased that you stayed with us, and hope you will do so when you come back to NYC. More

Essex
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We had a fabulous stay, the hotel staff were extremely helpful - the lady at the front desk gave us lots of tips & info on the local area & free times for museums, arranged airport transport, etc. No problem with air conditioning in the rooms, bed very comfortable. Good size room & value for money - particularly if you've... More

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Denver, Colorado
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13 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I see no reason to stay at this place. It isn't cheap and there is much better for the same price. Biggest complaint: Our room was so hot I was sweating in bed. There is no temp control. There is some AC, but they control it at the front desk and it was set so low we were miserable. I... More

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

Your review was the first I heard about your air conditioning issue in your guestroom. There certainly is a/c temperature control in your room. To wit, your comment about the bed is also the very first of it's kind here. In fact, the raves I get from first time guests as well as our seasoned repeat guests (there are many,... More

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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*
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#223 Romantic Hotel in New York City #232 Family Hotel in New York City
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The Blue Moon Hotel on Orchard Street welcomes guests to the Lower East Side. This new, boutique Manhattan hotel leads the resurgence of the landmark old New York neighborhood. The hotel is located along cobble stone streets once occupied by push cart vendors, pickle packers, butchers, and bakers. Now, New York City's historic past has come to life in the authentic yet modern and comfortable neighborhood hotel. ... more   less 
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