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2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   242 West 49th Street, New York City, NY 10019 (Midtown)
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Ranked #354 of 457 Hotels in New York City
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel Mayfair in New York is conveniently located 2 minutes walking distance from Times Square, it is literally an old hotel in the center of Manhattan. What is attractive about this hotel is the value for money, i had the opportunity of staying here during January, which is the coldest month in New York and the heating system and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Only good thing about this hotel is the location, which admittedly is fantastic. Rooms are tiny but that's to be expected in NYC- however what's not to be expected is the horrible air conditioner, a cockroach found in our room and unfriendly staff! Price is cheap but could pay less for a better hostel

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I partially selected this hotel because it was in walking distance of the Neil Simon theater. Mostly, though I picked it because it was by far the cheapest price for the area. I dug through reviews and noted the complaints, but I booked it anyway because A) I was only in NYC for one night, and B) It looked charming... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

my 10 year old daughter and i went to nyc for 2 days over winter break the hotel was great i have never slept in a bed as comfortable as that one it was a cozy warm cute room that was very clean and the price was great we were close to all the shows and had an excellent time... More 

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Manteo, North Carolina
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107 reviews 107 reviews
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love to travel but I'm on a budget! I found the Mayfair on Priceline and the deal was great at $99.95/night. I read (literally) all the reviews on Tripadvisor and decided to book...and I'm glad I did! The staff was so kind and helpful! the hotel is older but the size of the room and bathroom was very generous... More 

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The Woodlands, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Mayfair in September and then my daughter stayed there in December because I liked the location so much. I'm almost afraid to share this review because I don't want it to be impossible to stay at when I return! 1st, the hotel itself is nothing fancy. I think I saw a review calling it 'shabby chic.'... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I gave this hotel this rating based on convenience! It's a GREAT location. The only place we couldn't walk to was Ground Zero. All the theaters, restaurants, Times Square, Rockefeller Center, etc. were in walking distance. Loved the convenience especially considering it was 9 degrees out!!! The room is tiny with barely enough room for the bed; however the bathroom... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Mayfair is our home away from home in New York City. We've been staying here since 2001. The first time we booked here was our first time booking through an online site. Those sites weren't great back then and so when we arrived, there was no room for the first night. Not the Mayfair's fault - but Never fear!... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tucked in between tall buildings and next door to theaters, this old fashioned, european style hotel is great value in NYC. Perfectly located with ease to all subway lines & city gym next door. Toile decor, comfortable beds, free wifi. Staff is excellent-friendly & fun. New addition of small, italian restaurant/bar serves good food at even better prices.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

nice, older hotel. i didn't like that i had to call the bellman just for ice, but he came quickly. clean, needs updated, but very conveniently located. reasonable rates for nyc. just a nice, no frills place.

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Address: 242 West 49th Street, New York City, NY 10019
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Times Square / Theater District , Manhattan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Mayfair Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 78
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Also Known As:
Mayfair New York Hotel
Mayfair New York City
Mayfair Hotel New York City

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