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Times Square Dream Hostel

572 9th Avenue, 1, New York City, NY 10036 (Manhattan)
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The hostel / apartment is in a great location, only a few blocks from Times Square! Meeting to get the keys was a little confusing as the office is located in a different street to where you stay. No elevator so prepare to climb up three flights of stairs. Small basic room with en-suite which is all we needed! The... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

I booked this place for the location. You can not get anything for this price this close to Times Square. We stayed in the private room with the ensuite. I will start with the worst thing: the bed in this room seriously needs to be upgraded. It was the squeakiest bed I have ever "slept" in. And I say "slept"... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Stayed here for four nights in early September, and as two students from London on a quick trip to NYC, we didn't want to spend a great deal of money on the hotel (where you don't really spend much time anyway!).I had stayed at a other hotels in NY before (UN Millennium Plaza, Helmsley and the Muse) and having never... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013 via mobile

I didnt expect much because i have heard how small the rooms are in new york, so that didnt bother me. No hot water was tough in the middle of november. Called the girl and she said ya its not stable and offerred for us to go shower down the street at the office. No elevators and 3 stories up... More

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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

Me and my boyfriend rented a private room at the Times Square Dream Hostel for a weeks stay in NY. The room wasn't massive, but we had an en suite which was perfect for us. You get what you pay for, but the location was amazing and the price was so much cheaper than we could find anywhere else. Yes... More

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

It's true, you are not! So why spend loads of money on a room you'll only use to sleep in and have a shower?! This place was great. We timed it - just over 4 mins walk to Times Square. It's on 9th Avenue - bustling and full of great resturants and bars, but it is NOT at the address... More

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Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

Mice ate some of the gifts we had bought. I spotted a mouse in our room on return from a night out. On inspection of our belongings it had climbed into our bags and ate through packets to chew on some gifts we had bought. It is clear there is a rodent problem in the building as there were notices... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

The neighbourhood is really noisy, even the beds are noisy... And it is not even a hostel. But who cares about that when you have a clean room in such a fantastic location? Only blocks away from the famous Times Square, and within walking distance of all the mayor landmarks. If you just need a place to rest at night... More

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gorgeousgussie
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012 via mobile

Stayed one night here and found it to be not somewhere I'd either recommend or rush back to either. Staff on reception were not at all welcoming. What did I expect I don't know but could be done a lot better , with better facilities for guests and training for reception staff. Only plus is the very central location.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

1. It's definitely not a hostel, it's an apartment which you get one of the rooms, which mean you have unwanted roommates. 2. When I was there the hot water broke down and they sent us to take a shower in a GYM, without offer any kind of compensation. 3. the room is basic, reasonable if you wish to save... More

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Address: 572 9th Avenue, 1, New York City, NY 10036
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan , Meatpacking District
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 19
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