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Sun Bright Hotel

1.0 of 5 Hostel   |   140 Hester Street, New York City, NY 10013 (Chinatown)
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is located in Manhattan's Chinatown and has 5 levels. The personnel was not kind to me and the facilities had a tremendous lack of SANITATION. There is no sense of privacy or hygiene since there are only 4 bathrooms for about 50 tiny rooms in each floor and the bathrooms didn't seem to be serviced frequently either. The... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very dirty rooms. Not well located. Unfriendly staff. The walls are as thin as a paper, you can easily hear next room. Dirty restrooms. I have travelled to more than 13 countries in last two years and have been to many cheap places but this one was definitely the worst.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We got the bed bug from this hotel, it was terrible for me and my husband. Now, we still allergic with the bed bug bitten. We cant used the ิblanket because we found hair and some thing there. I think the front reception is very nice and the room normally clean at the first day. However, the television can not... More

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Framingham, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The room was the size of ma toilet. Room was stained, very old fashioned t.v that had no channels, shared dirty bathroom, the soda machine retained our money n didnt give us a drink n management declined responsibility over the machine. Very poor air condition n no customer serviced. Dont be fooled this is NOT a hotel. Ts close to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I got an room on the same floor as the counter. Its an so called to person room. Iam staying alone. Yes the rooms are tiny and you can hear the neighbours. I brought earplugs cause i red i would need them. The bathrooms are not the cleanest i have seen but i also have seen worse. They are bih... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

The location and price were excellent. Stains on all the linens, pillows, blankets, were not replaced so you can still smell the sweat of the previous occupier. Towels are dark coloured due to stains. The walls are made of plywood so you can hear everything on both sides of your room. The room is the size of a walk in... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This place is the cheapest that you can find most of the time in Manhattan... and there is a reason for that! The room are the size of a walk in wardrobe with no ceiling. Prisoners have better comfort in jail. Forget even reading in your bed or do anything except sleeping in this place. Sometimes I laugh thinking about... More

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San Francisco, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Steve at reception helped us when we left our luggage in a service shuttle, he was patient and even contacted some people to help us -- and it solved and made our vacation nothing less than great ( the luggage was with us the next morning "delivered") . The other younger staffs was almost the same "nice but poor english"... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 via mobile

For a cheap stay and location it was not bad. However, the experience of it all was terrible. I stayed for three nights and every time we got back to the room there was either one or a group of people complaining about the obvious stuff that needs some attention. For example, sharing a bathroom is understandable, but it was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

I stayed here by myself in August 2012 for 4 nights. It was the cheapest that I could find in Manhattan at the time. The room itself was the size of a walk in wardrobe, it also had no ceiling. It was definitely somewhere that I couldn't spend a lot of time in due to the size of it and... More

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Address: 140 Hester Street, New York City, NY 10013
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Chinatown , Manhattan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Sun Bright Hotel 1*
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