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Riff Chelsea

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
213Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
32Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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All reviews shared facilities bed linen was clean room with private bathroom madison square gardens location was perfect weekend in nyc the high line the empire state building block fi drawers subway broadway
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

A 5 night stay at a place where the only plus side was the location. So close to Penn station, MSG and Only a 20 minute walk to time square. If you’re not fussed about judgemental and rude service, overheated rooms and terrible beds then...More

Date of stay: February 2018
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

Pros: Location, price Cons: This is basically a hostel. One bathroom per floor. Difficult to regulate temperature in rooms. No elevator. No real comforters -- just a fleece blanket. Rooms are tiny, even for New York standards. However, I could deal with all of this,...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Tara B
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Just got back from a weekend in NYC. A friend had booked the room so I wasn't sure what to expect. I love to travel and have stayed at luxury hotels to dumps. So I can deal with whatever the situation gives me. I knew...More

Date of stay: March 2018
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Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

Absolute dump / hell hole do not stay here. Filthy disgusting place . No more words to describe it Free sludge in the morning think it was meant to be coffee. As you can see insecure doors so we had to take any valuables out...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank tim r
Reviewed February 17, 2018

my room was nice, the hotel is in the heart of Manhattan a block from Macy's and Madison Square Garden, the desk clerks I had the pleasure of meeting were ESsence, who was Super friendly, she took the time out to happily, tell us fun...More

Date of stay: February 2018
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CardiffWanders
October 27, 2017|
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Response from Bernardo S | Reviewed this property |
I arrived to the hotel by taxi. When I gladly leave the hotel I asked for transportation and they just mention a shuttle company with a shared minibus that took 90 minutes to get to LAX. Please read my review of the place... More
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October 1, 2017|
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Response from Kevin C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we arrived by train so don't know the best way. However, do be aware tat if you come in by train to Penn station it is only one block away from the hotel. Also as a hotel I do not recommend it.
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January 26, 2017|
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Yes, premium rooms and in in room bathroom amenities. JRR
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"Stay away from the avenue facing rooms."
GlenysV
Jan 10, 2018
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"Rooms overlooking 8th ave are very noisy."
jack_b1
Jan 3, 2018
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"Avoid room 308 as it faces 7th Ave."
lud2006
Dec 6, 2017
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"Pick a room facing the courtyard to avoid the noise from the road"
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Nov 16, 2017
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ALSO KNOWN AS
hotel chelsea starchelsea star new york city
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Chelsea Star Hotel
LOCATION
United StatesNew YorkNew York CityHudson YardsChelsea
NUMBER OF ROOMS
43
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