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Greenpoint YMCA

99 Meserole Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11222
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Cologne, Germany
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

First up the Greenpoint YMCA is located quite conveniently in Williamsburg, not far from the subway. We had already stayed in Williamsburg, New York, for 6 nights prior and needed a place to stay for an additional night very short notice to bridge the time until our departure for Washington D.C. which is the only reason why we booked the... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

no elevator,pesticide smell everywhere, somethimes bedbugs,uncomfortable bed- room has only bed ,nightstand with shelves unit, lcd sceen- not a tv,which has couple of channels, thats it. pictures of room on website adv. is BIG different. breakfast in the public place approx 10 mins (by walk)away from hotel! staff are friendly, and nothing else.shared toilet,bathroom-3rd floor does not have gents room,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Me and my friend slept well on the beds and they were kind of comfortable to lay on. The shared bathroom was the worst part of the stay. It was uncomfortable and the bathrooms made all the hallways smell of urine. The men's bathroom should have a sliding door that locks when your in the shower like the girls bathroom... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Very close to metro station. Also, the bus stop is right outside the YMCA building. Hence offers great connectivity. There are few super markets and pharmacy stores near by. It has a nice gym and swimming pool. Rooms are very small - but affordable and clean. Staff is very humble and polite.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Rooms are pretty ordinary, furniture is decades old and the lobby smells as well. On positive side, rooms are clean and breakfast is free. Also, the prices are comparatively better. Suggestion to customers: Search for rooms through Kayak/Priceline/Expedia, etc., BUT book through calling them. I paid $99/night on booking.com, whereas on-the-spot booking in person/on call was $74/night. Yes, 25% differential!... More 

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Baar, Schweiz
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The place is very simple but is clean. Even late at night it is very safe. The staff is nice. You get vouchers for an american breakfast in a restaurant quite close. I don t know where they had the pictures of the room from..

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Ziar nad Hronom, Slovakia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Clean room, nice and helpful staff, appropriate price. Because I read review about free breakfast, I asked about that but without success, they told me that because of my type of room i can not obtain voucher for breakfast. But I am not sure, as they offer only one type of room (booked through hostelworld.com).

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

My brother and I stayed at the Greenpoint YMCA for 5 days while visiting New York. The hostel itself is nothing special but perfectly adequate for the price paid - room was basic but clean, the communal bathroom was well maintained, staff were helpful. However we felt like we had been mislead when booking the hostel - firstly, the 'professional'... More 

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