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Chelsea Lodge

318 West 20th Street, New York City, NY 10011 (Chelsea)
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Ranked #154 of 451 hotels in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kinston, North Carolina
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Chelsea Lodge is a cute mix between a B&B and a hostel. It does offer showers in each room, which is nice, but floors share bathrooms, which is awkward if you need to pee in the middle of the night. The bed was not very comfortable. It was kind of hard, but it we were just happy to have... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the Chelsea Lodge because it seemed like the best value for money we could get as far as accommodation goes in NY. We found the location really convenient- short walk to heaps of food places, subway, shops etc. With the subway there it's very easy to see NY. The lodge itself was safe, tidy, and value for money.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place, comfortable room, air-conditioning is very important in the heat of summer Row neighborhood atmosphere of the building. Insist on daily cleaning of the room A very attractive price! A very good experience, I'm sure we return

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Shelter Island, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

By Manhattan standards, this hotel is a bargain. The rooms are clean and attractive in a quaint way. Currier and Ives prints on the wall, sink and shower in the room. Having a toilet in the hall was not a big inconvenience. The hotel is very clean and genteel inside, with antique photos on the walls, and a small sitting... More

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Pretoria, South Africa
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely place, the effort put into this b&b is wonderful.Shared bathroom ... not to worry, you do have your own shower and basin toilets only shared with one other room.We wish we had more time to spend here.Gives one a real feel of N Y C living. Yery efficient and helpful. Quote when our bad of 30 kgs had to... More

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I really enjoyed my time at the Chelsea Lodge. The room was clean and well-designed, and I appreciated that there were two toilets on my floor as well as a spiffy in-room shower. I'm from the midwest suburbs, so I did think that it was noisy to have a room facing the street, but that's probably just me. There was... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Great room, very comfy. Desk agent carried my heavy suitcase up to the third floor. Very convenient location at a great price. Would definitely stay here again, either on my own or with my partner (in a bigger room, which I did not see in person but noticed on the website).

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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71 reviews 71 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I absolutely loved staying here. The location was pretty good - very close to a subway entrance and on the same street as a convenience store in case you need anything. It felt very safe there, and we were able to park right outside the door and not pay a dime (in New York!) The room itself was quite small,... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Small room was adequate, with one full-sized bed. Cute, basic decor. In-room shower was excellent--warm with good pressure, high shower head. Staff were warm, personal, and went out of their way to be helpful, more like B&B hosts than usual hotel desk staff. Internet connection was very good in our room. Chocolates on pillow were a sweet touch. Room cleaning... More

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

The location is great. Receptionist on check in was lovely, on checkout somewhat unpleasant and smug. The main problems though are that the entire building is a humid mess in summer, the air conditioner in our room made it smell like an old washcloth, and that the bed was probably the worst I've slept on in a decade. I'm not... More

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Address: 318 West 20th Street, New York City, NY 10011
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Location: United States > New York > New York City > Chelsea , Manhattan
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#3 Best Value Hotel in New York City #160 Romantic Hotel in New York City #162 Business Hotel in New York City #175 Family Hotel in New York City
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Chelsea Lodge is located in the heart of the historic Chelsea district in New York City.Our 22-guest room European-style hotel is conveniently located to all of New York City, but still gives a sense of being away from it all. The secure, private, and quiet Chelsea Lodge provides a clean and comfortable environment at reasonable rates for our guests. ... more   less 
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