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West Side YMCA

2.0 of 5 5 West 63rd Street, New York City, NY 10023
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Budingen, Germany
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 4 nights in a private doubleroom, floor number 9! The rooms are very small and you cant open the window which is not so nice because even though its winter you need fresh air! The beds are alright, they clean it everyday and you have fresh towels everyday. Thats great because a lot of hostels dont... More 

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Stuart, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are on a tight budget, want a room just to sleep in and go, and be in an ideally conveniet location in Manhattan, this is it. But as they say you get what you pay for. The rooms range from cheap to about $60 a night more and I would recommend going for the more. For this you... More 

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Wildomar, California
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152 reviews 152 reviews
25 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was expecting some quirky experiences based on the Village People song. I really enjoyed my stay here, and I would do it again. If you are looking for value in NYC, this is it! There is VERY tight security, so you don't have to worry. The rooms are spartan, but they are pretty comfortable. It is close to MANY... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well location was great but the stuff act like a police in prison,especially the guys at the fronte desk. They treat me like I was been there for free 8 days.The room was clean but the bathroom look like hospital for hommles.However for that price you can finde a hotel where you will be treated like a guest with dignity.

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Grantham, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for the first 2 nights of my week long trip in NYC. For what it was, it was great. If you're expecting luxury look elsewhere, but the room, and the facilities for the price were great. This combined with the incredible location make it a good place to stay.

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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hosted in this place from 10th to nov/14th 2014. My score about it: LOCATION = 10 ROOMS / CLEANING = 7 BATHROOM / CLEANING = 8 SERVICES = -14 (Yes, 14 NEGATIVE) -> Please give some attention about what I´ll describe below, its quite serious!) The feeling of being there was like we are there in favor to the... More 

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Abidjan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Okay, so this place is NOT a hotel. But it is really really well situated. I loved that I can step out and just do my runs at Central park. A two-minutes walk also take me to the metro. So it kind of solve my major problems. But really, there are people there to keep the place not to take... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

As a student and young traveller I found this hostel to be incredibly safe and amazing for the location. I didn't have a very big budget and me and a travelling companion split bunk bed room which was on the highest floor, one of the newly renovated once I think. I was expecting a lot worse than what we received!... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Very basic accomodaiton, but cheap and in a good location in the West End of NYC. Wifi was extremely slow which made planning the rest of our week in NY a bit annoying. Stayed here for 2 nights, don't know too much about the places facilities as spent most of the time exploring the city.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

My issue is not with my room, although it was marginal. The room was clean and the box spring with a paper-thin pad was surprisingly OK once you got in bed. The room had no drawers or selves for clothing, just a closet with 3 hangers (yes, I should have known better than to decide not to bring my own)... More 

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Address: 5 West 63rd Street, New York City, NY 10023
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Location: United States > New York > New York City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — West Side YMCA 2*
Number of rooms: 500
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Ymca New York
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