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Greenpoint YMCA

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   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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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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6 reviews 6 reviews
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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
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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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Highlands, New Jersey
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51 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I expected a YMCA facility to be safe and secure this one was directly opposite the police station. Parking was very limited. First the greenpoint YMCA is not handicap accessible - there is no elevator or ramps to access the 2 or 3rd floors. The first room they showed me was on the 3rd floor and the third floor ladies... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

I have stayed her looking for places to live in nyc only because it was a bargain if u stay for month. one time it was a wall to wall roaches when i came in and i joked because i had just reminded myself when took a room somewhere looked all clean and then when i shut door. wall to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

If you need WiFi, you won't find it here. The passwords handed out don't work; you'll be forced to access the Internet in the restrooms (one of two per sex) or one mini-scule computer room for four floors, which long-term guests who have nothing better to do usually occupy for hours. Or, you can pay an exorbitant fee to use... More 

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Parede, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

The room was clean, good quality for the price. The only problem was the bathrooms, the men's bathroom is too small for the quantity of rooms, and it's on the second floor. It's in brooklyn, so it gives you a change to explore another part of New York City, besides the crowded Manhattan.

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

3 of us stayed in a private family room which had two double beds. Seeing as NYC had such expensive accommodation, we were very happy with what we got. The rooms are tiny - but who cares as we were hardly in it. I found the bathrooms clean enough. It was very close to the subway and didn't seem like... More 

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Additional Information about Greenpoint YMCA

Address: 99 Meserole Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11222
Location: United States > New York > Brooklyn
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Greenpoint YMCA 2*
Number of rooms: 90
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Also Known As:
Greenpoint Ymca Hotel Brooklyn
Ymca Greenpoint

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