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Bubba and Bean (BB) Lodges

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1598 Lexington Avenue, (Between 101 & 102 street), New York City, NY 10029 (Harlem)
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Bubba and Bean (BB) Lodges
Ranked #15 of 96 New York City B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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43 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It's a great neighbourhood for living like a local in New York. Close to subway, buses and a couple of blocks from Central Park. J&C make you feel right at home. We had a two bedroom apartment on the ground floor of 1596. It was neat, modern and well set out. Great for a family of four. The only drawback... More 

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Wollongong, Australia
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23 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughters and I spent 8 nights at Bubba and Bean and found it to be great value for money. We chose Bubba and Bean as we wanted to feel more like locals than tourists, and that is definitely how we felt. B&B is in a residential area with great local restaurants, food markets, laundry service and subway and bus... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our third stay in BBlodges was, again, wonderful. Our room was very comfortable, modern, clean,quiet, with nice beds, and very welcoming with a basket full of goodies. Busstop just in front of the house, subway only few blocks away.The neighborhood is very safe and has nice restaurants. The hosts, and the dogs are great, and there is Victor, who was... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Just spent 5 nights at bubba and bean lodges and this is just the place for a better value accommodation away from the main New York hub with plenty of space and superb facilities. Contact with owners Jonathan and clement was excellent and we were greeted and shown to our room on the 2nd floor at the rear. Room was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We stayed for over two weeks and this was our sanctuary away from the busy streets of NYC. The room was clean, with a table and chairs for two, an armchair, and a kitchenette with full gas stove, microwave, sink, a drip coffee machine etc. The bathroom was modern and clean. Our room was at the back of the building... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

OK, so dragging our suitcases up the three flights of stairs wasn't the leisurely intro that we hoped for. Then we opened the door and the magic kicked in! The apartment was spotless, the welcome basket overflowing and the silence - after Las Vegas - appreciated. Having cleaners every couple of days guaranteed that our comfort was taken care of... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Discovered Bubba & Bean through the Lonely Planet guide which rated it a top pick for families. After much research we came to the conclusion that this was the best value and most comfortable option for a family of four. We stayed in a Superior Room with one king and two king single beds. This was far more comfortable than... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I have just spent 8 nights at Bubba and Bean in NYC. It was comfortable to return to after a full day of sight seeing in busy downtown Manhatten and very conveniently located 200m from 103rd St subway station. A 7 day pass gives you unlimited travel on the subway and buses and was great value. There is a Cheque... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Looking for affordable accommodation in NYC was a challenge (unless you are happy to settle for room the size of a cupboard and communal bathrooms). Luckily I discovered Bubba and Bean - thank you Lonely Planet! Not only does the room come with a bathroom but a kitchen and cupboard as well! Not only this but you are literally a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

This is a nice and clean place with full kitchen and easy to make your own meals. The neighborhood consist of a mix of old people, families and school. Easy take aways nearby. B&B lack a place to hang around as it have no lobby etc so is not so suitable if you travel solo and just need to relax... More 

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Address: 1598 Lexington Avenue, (Between 101 & 102 street), New York City, NY 10029
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Harlem
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Bubba And Bean (Bb) Hotel New York City

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