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Riverside Tower

80 Riverside Drive, New York City, NY 10024 (Manhattan)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Glad I read the reviews and knew what to expect. You get a dorm room. Very clean. Extremely nice, very helpful staff. Great location. Rooms are tiny, bathroom even smaller. But it's a great neighborhood, very safe, close to subway. Was able to find parking on the street.

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Dorval, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pros: Locations, NYC experience, free parking in the street (if you get one), Price. Cons: Room Size (if it matters to you...) Ok, so you're travelling on a budget and you want to see NYC? Of course you could get a Jersey hotel and commute, or sleep in a Chinatown hostel if you like cockroaches... I choosed the Riverside Tower,... More

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La Puente, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If all you need is a place to sleep and shower, this is it. The small double bed rooms were only accessible through the even tinier shower/toilet room. The small, rickety elevator was a little scary to use. The dark hallways with the dirty carpet are in much need of an update. The fact that there is not any stairway... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An older property near park & Hudson River proved the perfect spot for our family of 4 (incl. 2 young boys) during our NYC 4 night-5 day stay including small cafe with delicious chocolate chip cookies. Friendly and accommodating staff from time of reservation to checkout, safe neighborhood, clean & comfortable beds! Two-room suite was small but adequate included Hudson... More

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Sydney, Australia
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Did a lot a research prior to going on my 1st trip to NYC, and found that this was a wise choice. Super convenient to all amenities, inc. the subway, buses (right across the road, going all along Broadway and then onto 5th Avenue all the way to the Staten Island Ferry!), shops and restaurants/cafes etc on Broadway and Amsterdam... More

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Buffalo, New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I've always seen this hotel advertised and wondered what the "catch" was for the very affordable rates. The "catch" is that you are paying for the basics, which was perfect for me. The hotel is in a very safe and convenient area, close to restaurants and the subway. The rooms were very clean and the staff was very pleasant. If... More

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Pleasanton, California
16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Location, location, location! This old hotel has received a lot of updates over the last couple of years. A new cafe, one room at a time is being remodeled and now wifi throughout the building. It's still not a big fancy hotel, and it is very rough around the edges but it's perfect for us. The prices are great, the... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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58 reviews 58 reviews
21 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We will echo most of the other reviews. This was well worth the money. The staff we dealt with were friendly and helpful. The location is excellent. Yes, the elevators only hold three adults or five hobbits comfortably. It's also true that the rooms are small, like lower inside cabin on a cruise ship small. But it's clean, the beds... More

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Address: 80 Riverside Drive, New York City, NY 10024
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan , Upper West Side
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