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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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Coventry, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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207 reviews 207 reviews
50 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 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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smokinggun0759
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
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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NYC
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
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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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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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20 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
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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Albany, New York, USA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

I had booked a room here prior to reading other's reviews. My boyfriend then read the reviews from here and other sites and we started to get a little skeeved out. However, for $79/night for 2 people, 2 blocks from where we needed to be, we were willing to risk it and packed plastic sheeting and our own linens to... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

I have traveled the world and visited around 30 countries, during my travels I have stayed in numerous hostels and hotels. I can say for certainty that this is the worst. I have never written a review before simply because I am easily pleased and never felt the need to comment on accommodation however I feel compelled to publicly criticise... More

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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*
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