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    Hostelling International - New York

    891 Amsterdam Ave., New York City, NY 10025-4403
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
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    • Average9%
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Very Nice place to stay especially for solo traveler. Lot of low-cost activities and tours of the city are offered. Room and bath clean. The hostel is located in Harlem , nice area with shops and near metro station.

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    Property's Favorite Review
    Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

    It's an amazing and friendly place to be. One of the most important things at a hotel/Hostel, for me, is how clean it is. And HI NYC is absolutely high level at this point. I'm so thankful that I could have the best vacations ever...More

    1  Thank David B
    Response from PatrickHINYC, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded May 6, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about your recent experience in NYC. We appreciate your feedback and encourage you to continue to use hostels throughout your travels.

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    I stayed here for almost a week early September and had the best time! Luckily I had really nice girls in my room and got along with all of them. The hostel were so accommodating, moving me to a bottom bunk and placing me in...More

    Thank Lauren C
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    NYC is one of the most expensive cities around the world. But this place is the place to stay for your NYC trip. The shared rooms are spacey and clean. The shower rooms were clean and neat, the best ones I have ever seen(sometimes you...More

    Thank Sam H
    Response from PatrickHINYC, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 5 days ago

    We appreciate your feedback about your experience in our hostel. Everyone here would like to wish you the best in your future travels. Come back and visit us again soon!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Budget-wise was ok for new york standards. Luggage can be stored after check out for 5 dollors. There was a free Staten island tour organized. The positives end here. I stayed in three HI hostels and this is my least favorite place. Stayed in a...More

    Thank Rajani M
    Response from PatrickHINYC, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you very much for taking the time to share your thoughts about your recent experience in NYC. We appreciate your feedback and encourage you to continue to use hostels throughout your travels.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Upper West Side
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    Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
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    Leith P
    August 5, 2017|
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    Response from munira21 | Reviewed this property |
    hey yes there are lockers inside the dorm...however, you will need to carry your own lock or purchase from the hostel. after checking out, you can store your luggage at an extra fee as well. That is a digital kind of locker... More
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    July 8, 2017|
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    Response from travelchick119 | Reviewed this property |
    yes there is a cafe downstairs offering vegetarian options at good price. Also you can cook your own food at the kitchen in the basement with all the tools equipped for you to prepare your meal.
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    June 3, 2017|
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    Response from Tracy C | Reviewed this property |
    sorry yes you have to be 21
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    "Request a bottom bunk to make life easier.. make sure the AC works in your room otherwise it gets very hot..."
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    "Premium rooms come with free breakfast in the cafe!"
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    "Try and get a lower level (1st or 2nd floor) room, and use the stairs whenever possible"
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    "Choose dorm room with fewer beds"
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