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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed in the hotel for a week. The rooms are tiny as in all Manhattan, but very clean, fresh towels daily and confortable bed. The neighbourhood is very nice and subway 1 líne has a stop three blocks away. Staff is very friendly. I would definitely recommend his hotel.

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Geilo
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The welcome-line you don't wanna hear; It is something wrong with Your Booking. Well?? Fix it then. I've paid for it. The Hotel is OK. No Breakfast, close to 79th street. Small Rooms. 118 felt like a Box. Put, you know. It was OK.

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first time in New York, I was quite disappointed with the standard of the hotel's reception and entrance, it is very shabby, the doors are heavy and difficult to open and then you have to negotiate steps down into the reception area whilst lugging heavy suitcases, the decor, if you can call it that, is terribly dated,... More 

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Thank Sue13June
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location in New York in compare with price, but when I was staying there was some smell I didn't like, after couple of days I get used to it. And my parents room was apart from my with a bathroom. Everything elese was okay in compare with price.

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Thank Ivan B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

What an excellent surprise this hotel turned out to be! For that price I was afraid of what I'd find. And what I found was this: very small, very clean room, nice view of Riverside Park, West Side Highway, and the river. Microwave & fridge. Comfy bed. And super-nice, super-friendly staff! I had to change my original online reservation; I... More 

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Monopoli, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

First impression of the hotel is that it is a little shabby. Arriving late, and after a long journey, there was nothing on offer to purchase as refreshment, so had to venture out to find water. Given a chance to explore, however, it became clear that it is a great base to visit New York. Overlooking the Hudson River, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

This is the standard fare of a hotel in the Big Apple. It's been a while since I was there, so I don't remember the ins and outs, but I do remember it being very peaceful and clean. It was honestly one of the nicer hotels that I've stayed at in NYC.

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Hamilton, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

My family and I travelled to NYC from Aug.1st to the 4th. Since this hotel is situated right beside the Hudson River, there was minimal traffic for a large city like New York. The pros: Location. Amazingly placed at the end of 80th and Riverside Drive, there is a park right across the street. The area is beautiful, peppered with... More 

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Essex England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

Plus Points – Great Location, Good Price, Good Staff. Bad Points – Small suites, Residential ‘Feeling’, Door locks poor Date of travel 4 nights in June 2016 as a family of 7 in two suites (3 & 4 per suite) Location of Hotel and Attraction/s Excellent location, in a quiet residential area off 80th/Broadway. Near History Museum, Central Park &... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

I think of this hotel as my home in NYC.. The rooms are small- like dorm rooms but clean, and have showers, a tiny fright, a microwave daily maid service, an airconditioner etc. You can't beat the location- across the street from Riverside, a park, a 10 minute walk to central park and the Museum of Natural History, 2 blocks... More 

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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the American Museum of Natural History, which has been welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center, home to some of the world’s best opera, dance, film, and theater performances, all centrally located around a beautiful fountain. Spanning the entire length of the Upper West Side, Riverside Park is ideal for a long, leisurely stroll in a quiet green space.
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Additional Information about Riverside Tower Hotel

Address: 80 Riverside Drive, New York City, NY 10024-5725
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Upper West Side , Manhattan
Price Range: $105 - $186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Riverside Tower Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 120
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