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Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We stayed for 5 nights in April. Good Points : Great location Friendly staff Clean & Tidy Hotel Bad Points : Small rooms Shared bathroom Summary : Our 1st room was a shocker. Small and like a closet with inter-connecting room. Had to request a move and was willing to pay to move. Initial disappointed but the bigger room which... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Location is very good being close to Grand Central Station and not too far from Times Square and The Empire State Building. Rooms aren't huge but with high ceilings they do feel quite airy. Air con units can be noisy and therefore not great to leave on overnight. Problem opening the windows is the street is busy. Friendly staff, rooms... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely and clean, excellent friendly service. Right in the heart of Manhattan - a great place to stay. Nice decoration in rooms and staff friendly and informative, good prices too. We will stay here again.

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Green River, Wyoming
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cute little rooms (very little) that were nicely decorated. Staff was great. Everyone was very friendly and accommodating. Liked the location in the city, just a block from Grand Central Station. Our room was on the second floor. When the garbage was being picked up out in the street it sounded like the truck was parked in our room. It... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful staff, very informative if area, Once you get passed the smaller rooms that you may be normally used to, rooms are very charming, clean and modern. Security is good, you have to be "buzzed" in after certain time even though the area is fine. If you like to walk, not far from most main attractions, otherwise GCS is a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is the cutest one I have ever been in. It feels welcoming, cozy, clean, and modern. The staff was great and helpful (like others have said Brittany was very helpful and kind...there was a male there with her helping me at check-in and they were both SUPER helpful even though they were having slight computer issues). The free... More 

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Can't fault it. Especially as it was also much cheaper than the average Manhattan hotel. We stayed in a Premium Queen room on the ground floor. The room was spacious, clean, nicely decorated and comfortable; the staff were friendly and helpful; the location was within easy walking distance of many 'must see' sights. Wi-fi worked as well as any US... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Glad we chose Seton for our 3 day stay. Staff was courteous and helpful. Rooms were adequate if not spacious. They were clean and comfortable. Located a few short blocks from Grand Central Station, it was easy for a visitor to get all around the metro area. I considered the price to be a genuine bargain. I will cheerfully stay... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

This was a quick last minute booking and I feel this hotel was more than a bargain. Everything about it is very simple and to the point. Staff is professional and very friendly. Room is very spacious and clean, and the reliable air conditioning is like the cherry on top. Really quiet area of Midtown, yet a walkable distance from... More 

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Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors imagine before they visit - spectacular skyscrapers like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building, iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Seton Hotel offers a variety of rooms catering to international and value conscious travelers. We offer beautifully restored accommodations at affordable prices, making us an ideal Midtown East choice. We have brought unique style and comfort to every guest room. There are several different room types including an economy option with shared bathrooms. The new lobby, fresh and unique in its design, presents a striking arrival experience. Our guest lounge is perfect for enjoying complimentary hot beverages, reading or relaxing in comfort and style. Close to the city's major shopping and entertainment venues, as well as Grand Central Station, the United Nations and many Park Avenue's corporate headquarters. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seton Hotel

Address: 144 East 40th Street, New York City, NY 10016-1762
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Manhattan
Price Range: $126 - $449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Seton Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 61
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Seton Hotel New York City
Hotel Style:
#23 Best Value Hotel in New York City
#120 Romantic Hotel in New York City
#146 Family Hotel in New York City
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