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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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Arlington, Virginia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location is good, very close to a subway station, but... I didn't like it. I know it's New York and everything is more than overpriced, but... Still!! They charge for baggage storage. The bathroom it's horrible (no room to change, no nothing. I hated it). The room doesn't have enough outlets. The only good thing is: you don't share... More

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Heathsville, Virginia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location is one block from Central Park and one block from Lincoln Center. So save on the Y and get to the opera! The rooms are small, the beds are double-deck, the bathrooms are not new. But the hospitality is wonderful, the rooms are clean, and the opportunity of location and facility cannot be beat for the price.

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is by far the best hostel I've ever stayed in. It is on the 63rd Street West and just next to the Central Park. Walking distance to the 5th Avenue. Staff are helpful, rooms are clean and comfortable. Bathrooms are separate but very clean and modern. Definitely the places to stay if you are looking for a cheap stay... More

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Boulder, Colorado
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

The YMCA was the absolute perfect location, a few blocks from Times Square, across the street from Central Park and about a mile and a half from the bus station. All easily within walking distance. The room was small but the beds were clean and comfortable. Felt safe at all times. I highly recommend this place if you aren't looking... More

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Sweden
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Excellent location close to the metro station at Culumbus circle and sout entrance of central park. Horrible prison like room! But a comfotable bed. So a good choise if you only need a cheap place to sleep while visiting NYC.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The rooms were very small (like everything in NYC) but if you are looking for a place to sleep it works very well. The buffet was awesome, it had very tasty food at a very cheap rate. I'd definitely recommend it if you are looking for a cheap hostel.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We stayed here 3 nights and found the hostel pretty average. We were on the 9th floor which was obviously one that hadn't been done up yet so was a bit different to the photos on the website. The room itself was small but fine and what we expected but the bathroom facilities could do with an update... They were... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I booked a room via phone with the on site staff of this hostel in July for a stay in September. While booking, the on site staff made me aware that the reservation staff off site had a habit of deleting reservations made in house so she made notes on my reservation not to move my room. I called in... More

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Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

The room was basic and small but clean and the Bathroom was ok. Location is perfect if you want to explore Manhattan! Located at the Central Park, close to supermarkets. Good and cheap breakfast at the streets.

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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*
Number of rooms: 500
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Also Known As:
West Side Ymca Hotel New York City
Ymca New York
New York City Ymca
Ymca West Side New York
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