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Chelsea Spot Hostel

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341 West 30th Street, New York City, NY 10001 (Chelsea)
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2012

We arrived at this hostel after finishing our summer working for camp america. We had booked online from our camp and recieved conformation. When we got to reception they told us that they had no record of our booking. We were told to wait around in reception until the could sort something out. While we were wating another group of... More

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Fortaleza, CE
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2010

The bedrooms and the bathrooms are too small, the good thing is where it's located!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2009

First of all, we booked for double bed and what we got was a bunk bed. They told that they had totally over booked their double rooms and "it happens all the time". We got a little discount though. The room it self was really small and cold (no heater). Floor was totally tilted to every direction and looked like... More

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Dublin, Ireland
19 reviews 19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2009

I arrived at the Chelsea Spot Hostel on the Friday before labour day. I had made a reservation online. When I tured up at the hostel I was told they were fully booked and had cancelled my reservation becasue of this. This was at 8:30pm and I had just flown from Liverpool UK to this hostel. This was not what... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2008

I stayed at the Chelsea Spot for 2 days last weekend. It was ok but nothing to write home about. The rooms were very small(I was in an 8 person dorm room and there was just enough room to walk in the middle). The beds were horrible and very noisy. Every little move I made resulted in the whole bed... More

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Cornelius, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2008

After seeing all of the bad reviews that this hostel had gotten I must admit that I wasn't expecting the best, but seeing that I had already booked it we weren't changing our plans. Upon arriving we were told check-in was at 2, not 1 like the website had said. But that was okay because it allowed us time to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2008

me and my friend stayed here in november 2007 after backpacking around the US and Canada. this hostel was located perfectly, just 4 blocks from times sqaure and the massive shopping areas of 34th street. for the price you pay the hostel is clean, comfortable and relaxing after a long day in the city. the hostel was undergoing refurbishment, the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2008

I made reservations three weeks prior to arrival date and received confirmation the same day via e-mail. They charged me booking fees right away. On the day of arrival I called to get directions, and they told me they were sold out. The manager confirmed that his records had indicated that the reservation had been made but he was not... More

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Kenmare, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2007

just to let you know i stayed here over xmas and new year....it advertises on hostelworld.com as having a long list of enticing amenities...none exists...truly filthy and a fire hazard...would be unfair to let it go and not warn fellow travellers...DOConnor

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Address: 341 West 30th Street, New York City, NY 10001
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Chelsea , Manhattan , Midtown

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