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    The Harlem Flophouse

    242 West 123rd Street, New York City, NY 10027
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    Overview
    • Excellent59%
    • Very good28%
    • Average7%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    Reviewed September 16, 2007

    We had four nights in this guesthouse. We were looking for an affordable hotel in NY, with some character, and that's exactly what we got. Or rather, we got affordable (compared to many overpriced hotels) and with lots of character. We enjoyed seeing a part...More

    2  Thank ETMadrid
    Reviewed August 5, 2007

    I'm having a hard time with some of these glowing 5-star reviews. IMHO, the Harlem Flophouse is an okay place to stay but it certainly doesn't deserve a rating of "excellent". The Good. Price, price and price. Coupled with location, location and...wait for it...location. The...More

    7  Thank TimothyAlex
    Reviewed August 3, 2007

    The Harlem Flophouse was just fantastic anyway you want to look at it. The rooms were large, clean and beautifully decorated. The price was unbelievable considering the quality of the rooms and service. Moreover, the location was great (two blocks from the express subway to...More

    1  Thank Mastertones
    Reviewed August 2, 2007

    Rene and Ben run a fabulous "homey" Inn in a gorgeous area of Harlem. Easy walk to the subway stops, I enjoyed every minute of my stay. The room was very large, the house itself charming, and the hosts very helpful. (I didn't actually get...More

    Thank jasonscs
    Reviewed July 18, 2007

    We stayed at the Harlem Flophouse during the summer solstice when ‘the bright blessed day’ lingers until 9:30 and the street life continues for several more hours into ‘the dark sacred night.’ The tall opened windows of our second floor room looked out over the...More

    6  Thank Jamie56
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • $100 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
    • Location
    • United States >
    • New York >
    • New York City >
    • Harlem
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    • The Harlem Flophouse Hotel New York City
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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
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    "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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