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Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Location can't be beat for the price - just blocks away from the Empire State Building and about a 20 minute walk from Times Square and Rockefeller Center . Hotel is more like a European hostel with basic private sleeping rooms and community bathrooms. The building is "rustic" and in need of some TLC, so manage your expectations. But you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A hotel this is not, more like a historic b&b. It's truly a gem though! The club itself is full of military memorabilia and has a museum like quality. I booked a private room for 2 with a double bed, came out to $160 a night for both of us, as my husband is an officer so rate is a... More 

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Mayville, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

I am an experienced traveler. I sometimes even stay at the Hilton in NYC. But when I am traveling alone, my first choice is Soldiers Sailors Marines Club us my first choice due to the $65 I pay to stay with NO TAX. (Compared with hundreds elsewhere.) Yes...you may bunk with others and the bathroom and showers is down the... More 

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Havelock, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Room was tight, but if you were in the military, it doesnt matter. For the price, in the middle of all of the attractions of NYC, you cannot complain at all. The staff is what made this experience wonderful. From the minute I called to make a reservation, until the morning I departed, the staff there knew exactly what to... More 

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South Floorida
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35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

Stayed here in 1979 when I was a broke E-1 and twice more in the last several years. It is old, the rooms small as are the beds, and the staff is well, not well paid. But what a great place to stay. It is inexpensive, historical, you meet other veterans, and a great location.

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huntsvillel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016

I have stayed here many times over the past ten years. It is basic, clean and has a nice breakfast bagel, refrig available and a European hostel flavor. You can stay here for $65 bucks or at the Marriott for $575. Short ten minute walk to Grand Central, Bryant Park the Library and Times Square. City transportation is at the... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

I would never recommend anyone to stay at this broken down, dirty, rude staff, uncomfortable bed place. We felt like we were staying in a homeless shelter. You are required to pay $10 cash deposit for the key to the room you just paid for. It is bare bones, no nothing in the rooms. The rooms had dirty, stained carpet... More 

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Smyrna, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

This is the second time I have stayed here. Once for 4 nights back in 2008 and my husband and I stayed here for 5 nights this past week while in NYC on vacation. Not much has changed at all in the past 8 years. The plus points are the location. It's just a short walk to Grand Central where... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

First time to NYC and LAST time at this hotel. Having stayed several times at the Hale Koa Hotel in Hawaii and the Marines Memorial Hotel in SF I expected this military hotel to be over the top being in NYC. Great website looks nothing like the room we stayed in very low rent. Use to being on an adventure... More 

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Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

You pay so much less to stay here, than anywhere in NYC! you may have to climb a few flights of stairs and share a bathroom, but they give you free bagels so it evens out. Pretty good location, walk through fashion district to get to Times Square or Broadway. Close to Central Station. Staye with kids, and will return.

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Address: 283 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Manhattan , Murray Hill
Number of rooms: 30
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