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Pod 51 Hotel

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good50%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“shared bathroom”(338 reviews)
“bunk beds”(204 reviews)
“private bath”(108 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Wheelchair access
Rooftop Terrace
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Unfortunately Room 216 was not up to standard. Very warm, not able to control temperature other than opening the windows, even though climate controlled air conditioning was mentioned online as one of the amenities. This created increased noise level from surrounding area. Room switch was...More

Thank Jaime F
Reviewed 5 days ago

Before coming here I read a heap of reviews and a lot of the negative ones were of people who were surprised at how small the rooms are. Yes the rooms are small. But that is what you're signing up for when you go to...More

Thank Jordan B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stayed here for 3 nights in February 2018 with my cousin. We stayed in a bunk bed room on the 10th floor with hared bathroom in the corridor. While the room was definitely extremely small, the beds were very comfortable (the nook with the electrical...More

Thank eff7
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is well located in my opinion, once it's in between the Times Square and the Central Park in the MidTown area. It was one of the best value options we found. You could go anywhere by foot (knowing of course that Manhattan is...More

2  Thank prifalcarella
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So this is advertised as a “budget” hotel with “amenities.” Rooms are definitely small, but mostly clean and adequately appointed. A few things that would be good, that I would pay for: 1. a little larger sink (which is in the “bedroom,” not in the...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
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Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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$76 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#9 Best Value Hotel in New York City
#150 Business Hotel in New York City
#188 Romantic Hotel in New York City
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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$76 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#9 Best Value Hotel in New York City
#150 Business Hotel in New York City
#188 Romantic Hotel in New York City
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Traveler (1854)
Room & Suite (813)
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Nearby
Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit - spectacular skyscrapers
like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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jayjay1974
February 15, 2018|
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Response from Scott F | Reviewed this property |
hello how are you? I had a credit card so i din't have to worry about it. I think there is a bag check, for pre arrival, but I just had a back pack. Sorry I don't have the best answers. safe travels
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emmabueling
January 18, 2018|
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Response from Shanna S | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for reaching out. Pod 51 is within walking distance from Rockefeller Center, The Museum of Modern Art, St. Patrick's Cathedral, Times Square, and Broadway shows. We are located just one block from three... More
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Lisa H
January 5, 2018|
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Response from MJ D | Reviewed this property |
Honestly I’m Not Sure Of The Dimensions 2 The Room Safe. The Front Desk Should Have A Better Answer, Sorry I Couldn’t B Of More Help...
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