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Riverside Tower

80 Riverside Drive, New York City, NY 10024 (Manhattan)
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Ranked #359 of 451 hotels in New York City
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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35 reviews 35 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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43 reviews 43 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Vancouver, Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night because we had to check-out of our hotel in Times Sqaure. Definitely not luxurious or 5 star but if all you need is a place to sleep then this will be fine. Free wi-fi was a plus.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 6 nights in this hotel and would definately stay again. For the price, it was perfect... for the immenities, there were none. But then again, we didn't need any. We're in NYC for pete's sake. The rooms [suite] were extemely small [and very clean], but that was okay. We were basically in the rooms to eithr shower... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great value! The location and the price are unbeatable. The bathroom was very clean and relatively spacious; the room, while spartan, fit what we needed. I will definitely stay there again. The front desk was helpful and positive.

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SLC
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a well located very small clean hotel room that does the job and nothing more and nothing less. I would stay here again. Though it appears there is no air con so summer could be brutal. The neighborhood is amazing and subway is 3 min walk away.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I strongly recommend this hotel for people who want to spend little time in it. The rooms are small and the building is old. It wasn't a big deal because we spent most of the time sightseeing and would come back to the hotel only to take a shower and sleep. The location is perfect. Close to the subway, a... More

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Upton, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This older hotel is a bargain. Small very clean rooms-bathroom small but newly tiled and CLEAN. It is in an amazing neighborhood across the street from a park you can walk, run or bike in next to the Hudson River. Friendly,helpfull staff gave us super good info for the bus and subway. Many choices for dining out or picking up... 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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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