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145 E 39th Street, New York City, NY 10016-0913
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#222 of 539 in New York City
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4.6
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4.3
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4.2
Pod 39 Hotel offers hip, convenient, and personalized accommodations for the stylish and savvy traveler. Located in the Murray Hill neighborhood of Midtown Manhattan, we're close to all of the action but away from the hustle and bustle. Just steps from Grand Central Terminal, five subway lines will transport you all over New York City. There's a Pod for every person, and endless possibilities!
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Property amenities
Paid private parking nearby
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar / lounge
Game room
Table tennis
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Airport transportation
Business Center with Internet Access
Parking
Wifi
Restaurant
Rooftop bar
Taxi service
Rooftop terrace
Baggage storage
Concierge
Non-smoking hotel
Shared lounge / TV area
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Laundry service
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Room features
Allergy-free room
Soundproof rooms
Air conditioning
Housekeeping
Safe
Sofa
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Clothes rack
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
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English, Spanish, Chinese, German and 5 more
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cnewha900956 wrote a review May 18
Copenhagen, Denmark1 contribution
My daughter and I had a nice stay at Pod39. Room was clean and simple. Staff was friendly and helpful. You get what you see and nothing more. The location is hard to beat if you need Grand Central close.
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jbyrne519520 wrote a review May 17
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Multiple issues from start to finish leaking shower, no volume control on tv, shutters let in all the light so no sleep. Both bars & restaurant were closed & at no point on booking or check-in was I informed. So no facilities at all available in the hotel & paid a fortune for this hotel purely on the fact it HAD a roof top bar. If I’d been informed I’d have stayed somewhere else. When I brought it to the attention of the manager he swiftly replied I can checkout if I like. No offer to fix any of my issues!!! Disgusting treatment. Do not waste your money on this place. After my experience not even the rooftop bar would make up stay here staff were beyond rude. So don’t make the mistake of booking this poor attempt at a hospitable hotel, complete lack of hospitality.
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Response from Shanna Soares, Marketing at Pod 39 Hotel
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Thank you for your feedback, and we are truly sorry you did not enjoy your stay. As noted on our website, the bar and restaurant are temporarily closed. The rooftop bar is reopening for the season this week. We have escalated the lack of attention to your maintenance issue to management, as we do have staff onsite 24 hours a day to assist.
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gigi_my wrote a review May 13
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The cleaning staff was really nice but people at the front desk were definitely not, they helped you out because they had to, but nobody is able to at least say good morning before asking what you need. The rooms are ok, very small but serve their purpose, very clean, but they don't have a couple things I think are essential like a microwave and a small fridge, I was there for 5 days and I struggled a lot with not having these commodities. Good location a lot of things close including food stablishments and delis.
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pejoimsa wrote a review May 12
Arrecife, Spain174 contributions18 helpful votes
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My worst experience in NY ever. Good location, close to Grand Central Station. Room is like expected, small but enough, but the pipes noises….terrible. When you or your neighbors open the shower tap…OMG, terrible noises. Cleaning service is not the best. Ok you can live with that but the worst thing: employees. The billing service is the worst I ever seen. I arrived in May, 6th in the evening. In the morning they charged 152€ (held money)to my credit card, that’s correct but on arrival they charged 906€ (held money). I asked to the receptionist why. He said that I should pay a security extra charge ( will be refund at the end of the stay). I booked on Booking.com (All the taxes and extra charges were paid). Then another receptionist (Veronica) said to me I did not know what I was talking about. Excuse me?. I am 52 and I have been working in hotels for the last 25 years, may be you don’t know what are you talking about miss. Then her colleague said to me: THIS IS NY. What?. If I visit NY you can do what you want? (this is my 7th stay in NY by the way). You are mistaken man!. Well, they insisted again and again and was 10.30 pm (after 11 hours flying). Tomorrow will be a new day. Early in the morning I talked to Willi (Night Shift), a really good guy!. He said their colleagues made a mistake (obviously). “He released my money” and charged the correct rate (725€ held). Well, two days later I did’t have money in my account. Again to the front desk asking about that. I decided to talk to the front desk manager (Brian) after talk to my bank (37€ for the phone call). Correct he said. You are right. I know but what about my money? (1800€ approx). Well, I will release your money (again) I will send an email to you for your bank. I will call to our bank asking for a fast release. Well how long will it take?. I don’t know ?????. Tomorrow I will be leaving NY and I don’t have my money and I don’t know how long will it take so….If you what to have your money safe don’t stay in this hotel. Oh, one more thing, they charged 759€ and the correct rate was 733€. A 5 years old child could do a better work the those employees (except Willi and Brian). Hope to see my money soon. I said it to Brian. You can be New Yorkers, you can live in one of the best countries in the world but you are not better than other people. In fact, your salary is coming from us. They said they have less visitors than before the COVID. What do you expect working like this, talking to your guests like this?. I just arrive to Spain. 2 days after talking to the front desk manger and 6 days after talking to the receptionists, the money is not release
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Jennifer R wrote a review May 12
Lakeside, Montana134 contributions30 helpful votes
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Loved my 2 night stay on 15th floor! No view to speak of, but 3 functional windows! Bed was extremely comfortable and room had everything I needed. The air system was a bit uncomfortable though as it blows straight down from the ceiling onto pillow area, which is quite brisk. I did not feel comfortable leaving windows wide open during night, as there were no screens, so I got a bit hot. Bathroom is right next to bed, but door closes and is frosted for privacy if room is shared. Rooftop closes at 8pm and rooftop bar was closed. Common room was a bit loud with both tv and music playing both evenings I stopped in there, but seemed a bit calmer in mornings. They sell beer and wine for just $5! I was able to store luggage for free and walk to Bryant Park easily! Would definitely stay here again! Staff went above and beyond!
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kmgrapp wrote a review May 12
Chicago, Illinois1 contribution
The bed was one of the most comfortable I've ever slept in. Yes, the room is tiny and the your clothes hang above a table, but there is a safe, a drawer for your stuff and your suitcase goes under the bed. I had 3 windows in my room with shutters and I loved the rainfall shower. The only thing that would make the room better would be a mini fridge. Pod 39 is a great value for the price.
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syakou603088 wrote a review May 12
Paris, France1 contribution
rooftop close and no one to tell you why! not notified anywhere in their website. I would never pay this price for a 13m2 room if it was not because of a rooftop! noisy nights.. poor light in the room and staff not so friendly for a place like that. great location and clean room but sure you can find better easily :)
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j0s2022 wrote a review May 9
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It was ok but the internet wouldn't work in my room and no one really cared. Service could be a bit better. On the plus side, although the rooms are, of course, small, they are very clean and the beds are comfortable. Location is perfect.
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lbohor154559 wrote a review May 8
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The internet didn’t work. We complained so they changed to another room The room has a bad smell The bathroom walls are glass so you can see everything The rooms are very tiny Good things: the hotel is close to everything, the hall is beautiful
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D D wrote a review May 8
Fort Lauderdale, Florida1 contribution
Pod 39 Hotel is near Grand Central Station close to everything. The rooms are small, very clean, quiet, modern and functional. if you want to stay in Midtown, I definitely recommend this hotel. The solo room was perfect for my one night stay.
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PRICE RANGE
$188 - $301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United StatesNew YorkNew York CityMurray Hill / Manhattan
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Pod 39 Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Pod 39 Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Grand Central Terminal (0.2 miles), The Escape Game New York City (0.2 miles), and The Morgan Library & Museum (0.3 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Pod 39 Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a rooftop bar, free wifi, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Pod 39 Hotel?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a sofa.
What food & drink options are available at Pod 39 Hotel?
Guests can enjoy a rooftop bar, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Pod 39 Hotel?
Yes, paid private parking nearby is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Pod 39 Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include John's Coffee Shop, Momosan Ramen & Sake, and The Capital Grille.
Does Pod 39 Hotel have airport transportation?
Yes, Pod 39 Hotel offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are pets allowed at Pod 39 Hotel?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Pod 39 Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, German, Chinese, Polish, Romanian, and Korean.
Are there any historical sites close to Pod 39 Hotel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum (3.3 miles), World Trade Center Memorial Foundation (3.2 miles), and Hamilton Park (2.6 miles).
Is Pod 39 Hotel accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and facilities for disabled guests. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.