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“do your dilligence” 1 of 5 stars
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World Hotel
1.5 of 5 Hotel   |   101 Bowery, New York City, NY 10002 (East Village)   |  
Hotel amenities
Ranked #433 of 459 Hotels in New York City
Washington Dc, District Of Columbia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“do your dilligence”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Never in life have i slept in a closet, with missing ceiling tiles and barely enough room to move. Until this place. Gonna take it for the team though. Im thinking i have a small single room, not a coffin with a door. Super dissapointed.

  • Stayed June 2014, traveled on business
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Rating summary
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
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Frederiksberg, Denmark
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Negative
- dirty
- old inventory and sheets and towels with spots on.
- toilets when rooms w/o own bath really dirty, need slippers to use the bath.
- extremely small rooms! We had to keep suitcases on bed when getting dressed!!
- no windows and bed light
- tv with missing signal

Positive
- good placement, walking distance to sights like statue of liberty, World Trade center memorial and staten Island, chinatown and little italy plus easy to get to metro
- we saw no bugs!!

All in all: if you want to stay in Manhatten and don't have a big budget this hotel is good BUT consider a hostel as another option. The rooms are extremely small and not cosy at all. This is a terrible standard if comparing to a 1 star hotel (we have tried) in Europe.

  • Stayed May 2014
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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Perth
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

This is not a cheap hotel, it is not fit for human habitation.
I was upset that Booking.com allows this place to be listed.
We were shown a room only a few square feet in size with dirty walls, dirty floor and sheets.
These people obviously just advertise the place as a hotel knowing that when customers arrive they will likely refuse what they see and leave. I guess the figure some won't dispute the hard charges for the deposit.

Stayed April 2014, traveled with friends
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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Simply the worst place we've ever stayed.Dried blood on the wall, tiny room you couldn't swing a cat in, which was only separated by a partition to the next room. Doors banging all night. Absolute kip

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with friends
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service

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Additional Information about World Hotel

Address: 101 Bowery, New York City, NY 10002
Location: United States > New York > New York City > East Village , Manhattan
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Hotel Style:
Ranked #433 of 459 Hotels in New York City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — World Hotel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 65
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