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West Side YMCA

2.0 of 5 5 West 63rd Street, New York City, NY 10023
#49 of 184 hotels in New York City
675 Reviews 3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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Brussels, Belgium
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was a good place to sleep downtown: close to interesting places, subway station and central park. Clean and more relax than other places asking the same prices: good deal. The fitnes room is nice as well for who wants.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room was ok, the sheets were clean. However, the bed had rollers like an office chair and that would wake me up each time I turned around in it. The room was quite spacious considering it was a single room. The biggest problem I had with the hygiene in the bathroom. With literally no ventilation it was stuffy and... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed at this place twice. What made me come back? The price and the location. It's probably the cheapest place to stay at, so it can't be that fancy. It's ok, though. It's right next to Central Park and just a 10 minute walk from Times Square. There's a subway station close by. The rooms are ok. Don't expect... More

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Ardea, Italy
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good hostel if you are alone or with friends and want to spend some days in NYC. Fabulous position, close to Central Park and close to Columbus Circle with subway station (lines A, B, C, D, 1 with connection to the north Manhattan / Harlem / The Bronx and to lower Manhattan / Brooklyn). Broadway and Times Square are 5/10... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great stay at West side YMCA, the Price is affordable, the location is great and the staff friendly. The toilets always weren't that clean, but that's to expect when so Many people share. It's close to The metro and If you like to walk you Can walk to the midtown.

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Berkeley, CA
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A tiny dirty room here cost me $120 a night. There were ants in one of the common private bathrooms that I used on floor 10 where the "deluxe" rooms are. The locations is excellent, though, so if you don't mind dirt and a mattress that is as stiff as a board this is your choice By the way, the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So I stayed only for one night and for that purpose I think this could be a good option. I stayed in a private room and it is a very small room with a desk, a little tv and a small closet. The room was not the cleanest, I'm not a very picky person and I can adapt easily for... More

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Address: 5 West 63rd Street, New York City, NY 10023
Location: United States > New York > New York City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — West Side YMCA 2*
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Also Known As:
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Ymca New York
New York City Ymca
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Located just off Central Park West and steps from the Columbus Circle Travel hub, our New York hostel guest rooms offer private Single and Bunk rooms that provide a home away from home for nearly 130,000 International and Domestic budget travelers each year.Our ideal location in NYC allows guests to enjoy the beauty of Central Park, the energy of Times Square and world famous cultural institutions including Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall and the Museum of Natural History. As a hotel guest of the West Side YMCA, you can enjoy FREE use of our 65,000 square foot Health and Wellness Facility - including two indoor swimming pools. We're easily accessible to all NYC public transportation - uptown, downtown, cross-town buses, and the 1,A,C,E,B,D,N subway lines.Guest Rooms Facilities IncludeCable TVShared Bathrooms on each floor (some private facilities)Air-conditioningHousekeeping - Clean Linens and Towels providedElevator BuildingAround the clock check-in24 hour securityFree WiFi in lobby areaSafe Deposit boxesNo Curfew ... more   less 
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