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Jazz on the City Hostel

201 W 95th St, New York City, NY 10025
Jazz on the City Hostel
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

stayed for almost two weeks and met eddy and the guys. Place not too hard to find at all. Fantastic location with shops around the corner but the yemini guy in the bodayaga is funny, great staff and good for the Budget. Management is really good and friendly.

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London
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Overpriced and rank. I've stayed in a lot of hostels but never one as stereotypical as this. The first member of staff I spoke to was rude. The prices were higher than suggested online. When I climbed the many stairs to my room it had no furniture except a rickety bunkbed and a broken set of lockers. The radiators was... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2011

Stayed here back in 2007 when travelling alone. It was cheap and basic. Cannot complain for the cheap price. Staff were all very helpful. If you are keen on cooking I would probably avoid as when I was there in 2007 kitchen facilities weren't great, but if this isn't a problem then this is a fantastic place. The position is... More 

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Leesburg, Virginia
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2011

I generally stay in a hostel the first time I visit a new place. My experience is that they are beautiful, well kept and you can meet wonderful people during your stay. The only good thing about this hostel is the location. This was worse than being in jail. We checked in and were immediately shocked by the accommodations. The... More 

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Puebla, Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2011

The place is located in avery good street, central park is quite near alse the subway station, the lobby is quite small it doesn't let you to handle your luggage properly but the attention is quite good, you have to be on time to check out!!! the rooms are good the bathroom is quite clean you can shower anytime, I... More 

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Toronto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2010

Had a pretty decent stay at this hostel. Was an excellent price for New York City and very clean for New York City considering the number of disgusting hostels and hotels there are in the city! NO bedbugs, and the room was kept very clean. They made our bed each day as well which is not usual in hostels. Pretty... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2009

this hostel was gr8 ir u are on a budget.(altho new york tax whacks more than i expected on to the bill) there are pros and cons Pros 1. sub way 1block down goes straight to anywhere. 2. private rooms were en-suit and cleaned every day 3 the wee dude at the desk called chris was a gr8 help 4... More 

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Boston
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2009

This is a great little hostel, it's on 95th just off Broadway close to subways and Central Park. I've stayed here twice and i've found the staff to be really friendly and helpful. I always end up arriving early and there is always a place for me to store my luggage until I can check in. The rooms are quite... More 

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Buenos Aires
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2009

Nice big room with a double bed. Clean towels everyday and we had our bed done everyday. The people at the front desk not very friendly. Great location one block away from Subway and restaurants, deli, groceries, nearby. The neighbours in front quite noisy.

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2009

Stayed at the Jazz city hostel for 10 days and loved every minute. Shared a private room with my sister an although the room was basic, it was spacious, clean and fresh towels/beds made every day and had tv an air con. The staff were the loveliest! Mike's a darlin, always there to help. The location was PERFECT. Upper west... More 

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