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Washington Jefferson Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   318 West 51st Street, New York City, NY 10019 (Hell's Kitchen)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I spent two and a half days recently in New York, and stayed at the Washington Jefferson Hotel, on 51st St, New York City. I found the hotel to be in an excellent situation for central New York, the staff were extremely kind and helpful to a new traveler to their city. The hotel is within easy walking distance of... More

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Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Washington Jefferson was a GREAT hotel to stay at. I stayed in the SINGLE QUEEN BEDDED ROOM. In some reviews, people complain about the bathroom being small and no space in the bedroom. This is true if you're planning on throwing a bridal shower in your hotel room. However, I was only there for two days and I need somewhere... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a great stay here at the Washington Jefferson and will definitely return again one day. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The location is great for getting around the city too. I recommend this as a great base to explore NYC from!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Disadvantageous: -Expensive parking. You can fin a cheaper one. - No refrigerator. You have to ask for it. - No toothpaste. You have to ask for it. - Expensive Services. - No Breakfast. - Not Hot Water. You have to go to fitting room to get the hot water. - Bathroom water had a problem. It was interesting that they... More

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Milan, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Washington Jefferson is a good hotel. It is close to some subway stations and close to Times Square too. The hotel is clean and the staff good and pleasure. It is great if you want to visit New York and enjoy your holiday.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We booked the hotel via Hotwire, so it was a surprise when we learned where we were booked. I'd selected a 3 star, which is not our usual choice for NYC, but thought I'd take the chance, as the Hotwire price was excellent. Upon arriving, our reservation somehow was not in the system. Fortunately, I not only had my confirmation... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A friend and I came up from DC over night to see a couple of shows and picked the Washington Jefferson from one of the on line sites. We were very happy with our choice. The front desk staff was nice and efficient. We got upgraded to a room with two queen beds. The rooms are small. The furnishings are... More

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great staff willing to go the extra mile to ensure you have a comfortable stay. Excellent location only a few minutes walk to Times Square. Room neat. tidy and comfortable. Lacked a fridge and tea/coffee facilities in room. Would stay again when in NYC

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I enjoyed my stay here for the few days i was in NYC. The staff was very helpful with requests and questions and i had. The only downside was the small size of the superior king room, small whirlpool jet tub, and lack of bathroom counter top space. But for the quality, price, and location of the hotel, it was... More

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Utica, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first stay at the Washington Jefferson Hotel and it was very pleasant. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The rooms were clean and comfortable. We will definitely stay here again!!!

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Address: 318 West 51st Street, New York City, NY 10019
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Location: United States > New York > New York City > Hell's Kitchen , Manhattan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Washington Jefferson Hotel 3.5*
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Everyone has a New York story. What will be yours?The Washington Jefferson Hotel beckons with comfortable, unpretentious accommodations, a warm staff and an exceptional, customer-oriented experience. Stay in one of our 135 rooms and suites equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access, Frette linens and towels, iPod docking stations, a daily copy of The New York Times, luxury bathroom amenities and flat-screen HDTVs.Discover an NYC boutique hotel that is both pleasantly tucked away and yet right in the middle of the action. The WJ is one of the most conveniently located hotels near Times Square, just steps from the best of Broadway shows and musicals, as well as Restaurant Row, Central Park, Rockefeller Center and various other attractions. Whether you are here to make big business deals or gaze upon the city’s legendary sights, the WJ Hotel is here to help write your ideal New York story. ... more   less 
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