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The GEM Hotel Chelsea

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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“rooms are small”(116 reviews)
“murray's bagels”(18 reviews)
“great location”(213 reviews)
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Reviewed June 29, 2015

Just recently stayed at the GEM Hotel‎ Chelsea for a couple nights. It’s a boutique hotel, which I found to be very conveniently located just a leisurely stroll away from a host of NYC attractions. The lobby has just been redone, and it’s really impressive....More

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Response from GEMChelseaFOM, Front Office Manager at The GEM Hotel ChelseaResponded July 9, 2015

Dear Joe T, Thank you so much for choosing our hotel for your accommodation needs! We truly appreciate your kind feedback and are thrilled to see you had a memorable experience. We are honored to be your hotel of choice and look forward to having...More

Reviewed June 27, 2015

Great response to my accommodation needs when it cam to finding a bed that would accommodate my height of 6'. I was able to really relax, sleep and enjoy my stay at the end of the day without hanging of the bed. That really impressed...More

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Reviewed June 26, 2015

The rooms really are tiny, there's not even enough room for hanging clothes and women will have trouble balancing toiletries. They do their best to make smart use of space though and everything is clean and comfortable. But what the Gem Chelsea lacks in room...More

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Reviewed June 20, 2015

Like everyone says, it's tiny, and don't underestimate what that means. Besides the bed taking the whole room, there's no closet space, particularly if you have a long dress, there's no drawer space, and the bathroom has virtually no counter space so you may need...More

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Response from GEMChelseaFOM, Front Office Manager at The GEM Hotel ChelseaResponded June 22, 2015

Dear floh1203, We truly appreciate you taking the time to review your stay with us. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your time in New York and found our location convenient for your needs. We apologize that our rooms failed to exceed your expectations...More

Reviewed June 19, 2015

We were in town for the taping of a Comedy Central show which was not available, so that was disappointing. We also missed MSNBC. Unfortunately they did have Fox, which further made me question the Hotel's selection of channels. Location is super convenient to subway...More

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Response from GEMChelseaFOM, Front Office Manager at The GEM Hotel ChelseaResponded June 22, 2015

Dear 200lorip, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent stay. We sincerely appreciate you choosing our hotel for your accommodation needs. We apologize that our channel selection was not aligned with your needs but appreciate you bringing...More

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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
$123 - $378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#165 Romantic Hotel in New York City
#208 Business Hotel in New York City
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$123 - $378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#165 Romantic Hotel in New York City
#208 Business Hotel in New York City
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Chelsea
Home to hundreds of art galleries, beautiful
brownstones, and one of New York’s newest and most
popular attractions, Chelsea is one of the city’s
jewels when it comes to neighborhood life. The
contemporary art scene is an integral part of the
neighborhood’s identity, with gallery openings almost
every night of the week and countless exhibits to
explore. As a longtime hub of gay culture in New York
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As with most hotels, this depends, almost on the day. Try reaching out to them to see?
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They were absolutely fabulous with accommodating us with a late checkout in fact we went way over and they were lovely about it plus they checked our bags while we went for brunch.
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I would be inclined to go with Queen. But ask if you can see both rooms before you decide if possible to get a better sense before deciding.
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"May want to have street view? We had no view, but again..NYC...We were not looking for that for this stay."
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