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    The Harlem Flophouse

    242 West 123rd Street, New York City, NY 10027
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    • Excellent59%
    • Very good28%
    • Average7%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “flop house” (11 reviews)
    “shared bathroom” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 151 reviews

    Reviewed November 4, 2017

    We stayed in the Harlem Flophouse for 10 nights and it was perfect. The location is great- lots of places to eat only minutes away, the bed was comfortable and the price was fantastic for NY. We stayed on the top floor at the back...More

    Thank L_BNewZealand
    Reviewed October 6, 2017

    Quiet and reasonably clean, this house provides a good place to lodge in Harlem. The metro station is very close, the rooms are big. The decor is pleasant, but very much old fashioned and in need of some renovation. No private bathroom and no safe....More

    Thank Dalia2006
    Reviewed September 29, 2017

    Stayed 4 nights at Harlem Flophouse..very good it was..we planned our trip for late September so the heat of the summer would not be an issue...with regret, New York had a heat wave during our stay..the Flophouse is NOT air-conditioned due to the age of...More

    Thank Dan M
    Reviewed September 16, 2017

    We loved this place! Harlem and the Flophouse is a diamond in the rough. We really enjoyed the unique character of this place. Everything is vintage. It was very clean and the bed was really comfortable. We didn't have any issues sharing the bathroom. If...More

    Thank marciadige
    Reviewed January 30, 2017

    Lucky me to have found The Harlem Flophouse. It's truly a calm sanctuary in the middle of big bad Manhattan. Harlem is by far my favorite neighborhood these days, so there's that, but mainly the attraction of HFH are the civilized rooms and peaceful atmosphere....More

    Thank travelingman2010
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    • $100 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • New York City >
    • Harlem
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    Traveler (127)
    Room & Suite (62)
    Hotel & Grounds (79)
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    Harlem
    As a hub of African American culture, Harlem has
    played a vital role in the history of New York City.
    Today, the neighborhood is as vibrant as ever as new
    businesses and developments go up next to local
    institutions. The heart of the neighborhood is
    bustling 125th Street, where street vendors and
    historic landmarks like the Apollo Theater mingle with
    big-name stores. Turn down almost any corner, and
    ...More
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    Room Tips
    "Go for a room at the back and top floor if you are a light sleeper - that way you won't have anyone..."
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    "We slept in the Corky Hale room looking over the back yards. Even with the window open we were woken only by..."
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    "you can choose any room! They are all great."
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    "I stayed in the third-floor Cozy Cole room, which faces away from the street and has gorgeous light by day..."
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