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4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   120 West 44th St, New York City, NY 10036 (Manhattan)
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for 3 nights as part of our honeymoon and were generally underwhelmed. The location is excellent; just off Times Square and close to great restaurants and metro stops. However, the hotel was tatty and needs a lick of paint, certainly in the room where we stayed. Don't touch the minibar!!! It is very sensitive and we were... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here December 2011 for my 21st birthday. Great location to everything. Just off Times Square which is great for early queuing for the Broadway tickets at the Red Box! We walked everywhere, went down to the Statue of Liberty and up to the History Museum. Everything is within walking distance. 24 hour Subway next door, great for breakfast... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have stayed at hotel Mela many times and the experience is always 5 star. Great staff, great service and cleanliness. The best place to stay. It is very convenient to Times Square and my midtown clients. The restaurants in the area are diverse and generally excellent.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Hotel Mela for 2 nights in July.The hotel is well located if you want to be in times square.The room was quite small and the beds were pretty tiny.There was nothing luxurious or unique about this hotel but we got great price.

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HotelManagerMela, General Manager at Hotel Mela, responded to this review

Hello Carolyn, Thank you kindly for taking time out of your day to write a review on your recent experience at the Mela. We read/review every review to ensure we do our very best to improve our hotel and our guest service. We are very very sorry to hear you did not enjoy your experience; our standard rooms run about... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed at the Mela for four nights at the end of July. It is very central just off Times Square, we were given a free upgrade because we were celebrating our 35th wedding anniversary and had a lovely spacious room which was very clean had a huge bed and lovely shower. We had to go out... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Perfect spot, just off Times Sq, close to everything, understated, and great value. Cool and friendly staff. Room service comes from Saju, the French Bistro next door. On the other side is the Long Room, a great Irish bar that serves food til 3am. Theres a decent deli/store on the block as well. I always stay here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Hotel Mela with my husband for 4 nights. I loved everything about the hotel and can't give anything below 5 stars. We booked through Hotwire but I was given an upgrade to the king room, which was awesome! Very spacious and well kept. No view but that wasn't an issue. The check in was fast, the... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited New York for a vacation....Hotel was below average of our Expectations,front desk was very small.....hotel lobby was very tiny,but at least better than our room,I liked sitting in lobby than in my ultimate tiny room...room hardly had space to accommodate our two luggage,we booked our room from hotwire,and got the tiniest room of the hotel,room was hot and humid... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely loved this hotel! I am very picky when it comes to hotels/service and I would give this hotel an A+. The staff was helpful and friendly (shoutout to front desk employee Ivan - he went out of his way several times to make our stay extra special). Location is perfect (just a minute walk or so from Times Square).... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location opposite a broadway theatre with a star autograph signing session after the show most nights. Half a block from Times Square, close to Rockefeller Center and 5th Avenue shopping! "Superior" ie standard room very small, even for a british traveller, but deluxe room is spacious. Comfortable beds in pretty rooms. Usable though basic fitness room. Adjoining bistro looked... More

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Address: 120 West 44th St, New York City, NY 10036
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan , Midtown , Theater District - Times Square
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Mela 4*
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