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Chelsea Inn - 17th Street

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   46 West 17th Street, New York City, NY 10011 (Flatiron District)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A pretty damn great place. The lobby is easy to navigate and the front door secure. This is a consistently nice and affordable New York hotel. We were able to walk to Manhattan in 15-20 minutes without breaking a sweat. If walking isn't your style, there is a Citibike stand less than a block away. The rooms were clean and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

While very clean and good location near subway, there is no place to sit other than two chairs in the main area, which were taken up most of the time. I prefer somewhere where I can 'escape' for a quiet cup of coffee out of my room. That, they do not have. Wish it had a yard or patio! That... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Stayed at this bargain New York hotel in May as part of a self planned trip taking in NY, Washington DC and Chicago. I paid £318 for 5 nights including taxes, which was by far one of My partner and I were impressed with check in, which was quick and friendly and allowed us to get our room an hour... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We stayed at this hotel for ten nights recently and enjoyed our stay. Location great and the old world charm of the hotel was lovely. But when I had a problem with my credit card it took five days to finally sort out. The main problem is the staff change almost daily and aren t equiped to deal with such... More

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Our room, with shared bath, was very clean and comfortable. It overlooked the back of the building with a nice view of quiet backyard spaces. The building is old, with some original architectural details which added to it's charm. Right downstairs in the building next door is a small restaurant which is open both early and late. There is nothing... More

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A_Skowera, Manager at Chelsea Inn - 17th Street, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam, How very kind of you to take your time to write a nice review about our hotel. We, of course, look forward to having you as our guest soon again. Kind regards Alina Skowera Chelsea Inn Manager More

London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014 via mobile

Is not the best hotel ever, but I have to admit that is really cheap, and just in the centre of Manhattan. I went with my boyfriend and we didn't have a really big budget so for us was good. You have the tube nearby and the reception is nice. I have to say that the cleaning was not good... More

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Niskayuna, New York
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

For a one-night Manhattan mini-break this was perfect. I found it on booking.com and reserved a double room (one double bed) with shared bathroom for about $150, including tax. The staff was courteous about letting us leave our luggage in a locked closet before our scheduled check-in and again after our check-out, allowing us to wander Manhattan unencumbered while we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Pleasant stay!!! 5 nights stay in Chelsea Inn with my fiancee was more than super. Its small nice boutique hotel based in central Manhattan,very nice location!5th avenue you can reach by walk distance ,as well as Empire state building in around 20 min.Subway station is around 7 min walk ,from there you can travel around easily - Times square is... More

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A_Skowera, Manager at Chelsea Inn - 17th Street, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam, I would like to thank you for a very kind, informative review. It's always a pleasure to read such a thorough review and particularly from a satisfied guest. I hope that you will grant us the pleasure of having you as our guest soon again and when you want to make a reservation, please don't hesitate to contact... More

Springfield, Missouri
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10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

The Chelsea Inn is an inexpensive place to stay in a great part of New York City. The less expensive rooms are of a hostel quality. Pay more and you do get more such as a private bath. The property was a little worn but it was clean and the front desk employees were helpful. There is a night club... More

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Schenectady, NY
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

My husband stayed at the Chelsea Inn on a last minute trip to NYC March 11th. The hotel is clean, convenient and at an excellent price. The staff was very accommodating and helpful. We had a guest room that was very small, but fine for just the two of us. We did share a bathroom with 1 room next door,... More

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Address: 46 West 17th Street, New York City, NY 10011
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Location: United States > New York > New York City > Flatiron District , Manhattan , Midtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Chelsea Inn - 17th Street 2*
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Chelsea Inn is a small boutique bed and breakfast style hotel located in one of the most trendy parts of New York City - Chelsea. ... more   less 
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