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    Hostelling International - New York

    891 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10025-4403
    (646) 759-0717
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
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    • Average9%
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    • Terrible2%
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I received what I paid. ok place nothing spectacular, the big size makes you lose contact with the same people. they made mistakes when assigning beds and they only said that it was because they were tired. very clean always and a safe and stable...More

    Thank hjaziel
    Response from PatrickHINYC, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for the helpful feedback! We hope you will get to visit us again soon.

    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

    2  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 2 weeks ago

    The Hostel itself is fine. I went in September, so the temperature at night was cool so sleeping was good. I stayed in a room with 8 bunk beds, but it was fine cause everytime i came in, everyone was sleeping so had to tread...More

    Thank ash_skywalker10
    Response from PatrickHINYC, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 1 week ago

    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 2 weeks ago

    Great hostel - the best one I've stayed in to date! I stayed for 1 night in a 4 person room (2 bunk beds). Met some lovely people, the bedroom was clean and provided bedding, towels, there was free breakfast in the morning & the...More

    Thank Kirby M
    Response from PatrickHINYC, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 2 weeks ago

    We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your hostel experience! Thank you for taking the time to highlight some of the parts of our hostel that made your visit so memorable. Our staff is happy to hear that you would return to stay with...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Stayed in a dorm room for a week in Feb 2017, arriving soon after an Arctic storm blew into the east coast and made NYC look like it did in The Day After Tomorrow. Despite that, the hostel was very busy with solo travellers and...More

    Thank artgarfheinkel
    Response from PatrickHINYC, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for taking the time to share your feedback about your experience at our hostel. It sounds as though you made the best of everything that was offered to you during your stay. We appreciate your detailed response about the hostel and...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • $47 - $163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 92
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    • Upper West Side
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    Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
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    American Museum of Natural History, which has been
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    Elik972
    September 27, 2017|
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    Response from Tiffany W | Reviewed this property |
    I think you have to purchase a bed because the lockers correspond to the bed/dorm. Just call them and they can tell you if they can accommodate.
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    September 23, 2017|
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    Response from Clayton O | Reviewed this property |
    I think the cafe opens at 7am. If you stay in the rooms that provide breakfast they will give you tickets to use in the cafe.
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    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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    "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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