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Sugar Hill Harlem Inn

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460 West 141st Street, (between Amsterdam Ave and Convent Ave), New York City, NY 10031
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I like that it is in a residential area, away from the big hotels and souvenir shops. The neighborhood felt very safe, even late at night. Broadway and Central Park West Aves are just a couple blocks away, for quick proximity to subways; about 10 minute ride to Upper West Side, 20 minutes to Midtown. It was easy to hail... More 

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Queretaro, Mexico
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent room: clean, and really comfortable. The owner gives you great advices for visiting places in NYC. The subway is just 5 blocks away (5 minutes walk). The breakfast is delicious and homemade, besides the prices is very reasonable.

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Austin, Texas
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Sugar Hill feels like a home, not a hotel room. My spacious room was the beautiful Lena room which has a four poster, romantic, comfortable bed. The high ceiling is graced with a pretty chandelier, and the room has architectural interest in its fireplace and molding. The bathroom is small, but for one or two people it works just fine.... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

I was in New York for a big occasion and having a place that was both independent and of a high standard was very important to me. I was set on being in Harlem, knowing that I wanted an area that was also laid back but only a short time from downtown Manhattan - Sugar Hill Inn is all these... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I travel a bit and do my research and was very pleased to come upon this nugget. I have stayed at the W, the Ritz Carlton, Marriott, Holiday Inn and many other Franchise Chain Hotels and this can hold it's own. The owner Jeremy is a delight and Ms. Bernadette is equally delightful. She runs a tight ship and the... More 

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60 reviews 60 reviews
27 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

So this is in Harlem therefore it depends where you want to be. Very clean. Antique/old world style decor. I loved it - my friend prefers modern. Clean and very spacious. Nice bar/restaurant around the corner.

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State College, Pennsylvania
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The owner Jeremy is really an interesting and nice person. I realized that I left my glasses at the room on my trip back home and I asked him to send my glasses to me. He helped me soon and did not ask me to pay the shipping fee!!! Also, the rooms are large and comfortable. I felt just like... More 

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Dresden, Germany
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We spent a week at Sugar Hill Harlem Inn. I was a little worried before because we would arrive without anybody there to welcome us but the door code was working and the key was in the room - as the email had said. The room (which was two rooms, as we had booked the Renaissance Suite) was really nice,... More 

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The owner Jeremy is the rudest and most condescending person I have had the displeasure of talking too. I booked a room that did NOT need to be pre-paid and did NOT know that my credit card would be pre-authorized. After one notice that my credit card did not go through, I gave him a new CC, the same day... More 

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lordflea3, Owner at Sugar Hill Harlem Inn, responded to this review

I do not think it is fair that this review should even be allowed considering that I was given an invalid credit card at the time of the reservation. I contacted the guest when I realized this and this person did not respond in a timely fashion so I booked the room for someone else. I had no reason to... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
1 review
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Like others here, I arrived on the doorstep of the address indicated on the website, called the number as there was no one home, and was told I needed to go to yet a different location about 12 blocks away. After schlepping luggage all over Harlem, I had to wait outside on the steps of that building, while the owner... More 

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