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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“shared bathroom”(338 reviews)
“bunk bed room”(115 reviews)
“pickwick arms”(50 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Wheelchair access
Rooftop Terrace
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I stayed in one of the bunk rooms with a friend. The bunks were comfy and a nice size, although I’m very tall so my feet did hang over the end! Everything was clean and nice, the shared bathrooms too! Some people left their towels...More

Thank Alice E
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great friendly place to stay in a good location. Just a 10 minute walk straight up the road to Times Square & Rockerfeller Center. 51st Street subway station just minutes walk from hotel. Very friendly staff. Shared Bathrooms were always clean and easily available. Felt...More

Thank adewar1505
Reviewed 2 days ago

I really liked Pod 51. Great location on 2nd Ave, friendly and great staff, my room was perfect with a great view (yes, you could easily hear your neighbour, but that was not a major problem and something was banging on outside of the hotel...More

Thank olagillfelt
Reviewed 3 days ago

Read the reviews and look at the pictures. These are small rooms! Do not plan on spending a lot of time in your room. I travelled for the weekend with a friend and it was fine. Safe neighborhood. Safe hotel. The bathrooms were shared, but...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Let me start of by saying that I’ve stayed at Pod 51 5(five) times in the last 10 years; pretty much every-time that I booked for myself or my girlfriend. I’ve recommend it to more than a dozen people here since my first stay. I...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
$163 - $302 (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
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$163 - $302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#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, Accessible rooms
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Jessica K
May 23, 2018|
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Response from jimily | Reviewed this property |
If you check out the POD website, they offer different discount codes. The deepest discount involves pay ahead and no cancellations. For the lesser discount one can cancel. However, discount or no discount., on the... More
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May 22, 2018|
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Response from Shannon R | Reviewed this property |
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"try to stay higher up, if possible. Closer to the rooftop and the elevator won't be full by the time it..."
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"South facing rooms best - not facing 51st street but 51st at this location not heavy traffic area"
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"Room 1125’, rooms on higher floors are best"
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"not all rooms have private bathrooms, impacts the price"
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