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Super 8 North Bergen NJ/NYC Area
Ranked #2 of 9 Hotels in North Bergen
hudson, qc
1 review
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“cheap and cheeful!”
Reviewed March 13, 2012

This is a great choise for a NYC visit. Easy and affordable shuttle to Time square ($3.00 each) and runs every 20 Minutes from the door, drop off is 1 block from the hotel. Free breakfast and parking and wi-fi a +. & minute drive to Carlos bakery (no one at 8 am). Supermarket and liquore store 1 block away from hotel.

suggest this one to anyone!

Room Tip: room in the second build quiet
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Reviewed March 9, 2012

Your best option on a NYC trip, if you're on a budget and/or if you don't want parking/car hassles. Nothing fancy, but clean, comfortable rooms with all the amenities one normally requests. Free wi-fi internet too !

Even if it's close to the highway, you don't hear it at night. Though we heard a baby next door crying. I always bring ear plugs, even in fancy hotels, so that's my advice to you if you don't want to be bothered.

There's an IHOP restaurant at a walking distance of 10 minutes that I recommend. There's a Sonic fast-food right next to the motel too, but I don't know how it is.

Straight forward custommer service, it's true. Though I think I prefer that instead of a faked : "Hi ! Welcome to Super 8 ! What a lovely day ! How are you today ? We're so thrilled to have you here !" etc., etc.

Never waited more than 5 minutes for the 3$ shuttle to 40th/8th and there were alway buses ready to depart from gate 51 at Penn Station. Don't expect a limo service : you'll get a bumpy ride (in sometimes beat up bus) with a driver that'll probably be distant/grumpy. They're there only to get the ride done and they do so. Expect a worker bus, not a tourist bus too. It's mainly used by residents of NJ working in NYC. The 5 minute walk to the motel, on the way back isn't too bad if the weather is OK. They do depend on traffic, so expect a 15-30 minute ride usually. It's your responsability to try to get to and from NYC outside of rush hours.

Room Tip: Building B is more like a hotel, you don't have to get out of the building to reach the breakfas...
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Reykjavik
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Reviewed February 10, 2012

Me and my boyfriend stayed in Super 8 for 4 nights in June 2011. We selected this hotel since it was pretty cheap compared to other hotels in Manhattan and some reviews said it only took about 20 min to take the bus over to Manhattan.

We were overall happy with the hotel itself. We booked the room in about 3 months beforehand and maybe that's why we got such and excellent room. There was a big screen TV, huge bed and small fridge. The showers were good too.
Our room was on the top floor, kind of in the middle and the door was facing the big rock wall. That's probably why we couldn't hear the traffic from the big road.

The breakfast wasn't really that fancy, but you could get a boiled egg, donuts and make your own waffle.

The only thing I can complain about was how much time it took to get to Manhattan. Usually was about 40 min and once it took 1 hour, but I guess it always depends on the traffic. Also when we went one night to a club it cost like 50 bucks to take an taxi to the hotel, but there was no other way possible since the bus and the trains had stopped working for the night.

Room Tip: Less noise if your room faces the rock wall.
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  • Stayed June 2011, traveled as a couple
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Alhambra, California
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Reviewed January 10, 2012

King size bed was great. Can fit for about 2 adults, and 1 kid. Frig and microwave is great, take out order was convenient, shuttle was convenient (except for the drop-off location), breakfast was just okay (except no fruits), the commercial installed toilet flushes the best out of any hotels I had been (remember to close your lid), it's updated and clean and overall, I felt safe within the 1 week stay (Dec. 17-24, 2011).

North Bergen, NJ is not bad since it's kind of close to NYC. Honestly, if you book your hotel way early to get the best rates right in NYC, you're extremely lucky. This way, you don't have to spend that extra $3 shuttle from this hotel because you'll most likely spend more money on the NYC transportation. Transportation is sure is faster than LA, Cali that's for sure.

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If you're staying for about 7 days or taking the NY subway/buses a lot, please get the 7 day unlimited ride for $29. Or the Pay-Per-Ride Metro Card. Here's the info. site: http://www.mta.info/metrocard/mcgtreng.htm (we REALLY regret it and adds up the $$$+NJ's shuttle).

Buy your fruits and gallons of drinking water in Shop Rite Supermarket. The free breakfast doesn't come with fruits. I needed some raw fruits, and jams don't count at all.

If you forget your toothpaste, toothbrush (I think also given), didn't carry your razer, and shaving cream (a little sealed sample), they have it for free. Not all hotels have this. Thank you Super 8! Everyone of us can't carry razers in our carry-ons into the airplanes (since we brought our mini roller carry-ons).

For carry-ons, you MUST get the exact size or less and not over stuff it. Flew to the small Newark, NJ airport. Some airline companies (i.e. American) will check your size!!! This one guy after me had to pay for his because his was slightly bigger than the limit.

So you're in a rush to get your tourist-y on. Wake up in the early morning if you want to make your waffles. After 9 a.m., there might be a line.

You want to mail packages to the hotel? Sure! Make sure you make a note the dates you're staying/arriving on the package, guest name, hotel name, etc. The staffs were SUPER helpful. I had my pepper spray and other packages mailed here. IMPORTANT: Companies aren't allow to mail pepper sprays in NY.

Elevators? Nope. I didn't see any that would/should be close and convenient. People with wheelchairs, don't bother at all. The bathrooms aren't big enough for wheelchairs. This building is pretty old.

This hotel is pretty much bang for your bucks overall.

Room Tip: Staying in this hotel, ask them if you could stay in building B (if you're depending on the publ...
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  • Stayed December 2011, traveled as a couple
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Aruba
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Reviewed January 8, 2012

After we have read so many reviews, we had our doubts about this super 8. After all we had a WONDERFULL stay!!!
1. Great location 15 min by shuttle to NYC. 2. Frontdesk was great 3. Shuttle in front of this hotel every 10-15 minutes $2.50 nyc $3 return 4. Breakfast is good 5. Room was clean and good service 6. On your way back step out of the shuttle at Exxon and walk about 5-10 minutes to Super 8. 7. We walked at night and it was safe 8. Taxi Newark hotel - Super 8 $48 -$ 53
We would definately stay here again.

Room Tip: We stayed in the new building and they have breakfat in this building too.
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  • Stayed December 2011, traveled with family
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Ottawa, Canada
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Reviewed January 5, 2012

Very nice and clean hotel. Rooms, service, and location were great.

  • Stayed February 2011, traveled as a couple
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Dublin
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5 reviews
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Reviewed November 29, 2011

We stayed in this hotel in November for one week and as I read previous reviews on Tripadvisor, I was expecting really good standard on everything. Room was clean, average for 2 people, bed was amazing and comfortable. But hotel staff no. They have been rude, when we came back to hotel everyday, nobody on reception said `hello` or something. They just ignored us. And as we have been in NY and NJ first time and that week, when time in USA was changing one hour back, nobody from hotel told us. Check out was at 11AM, but they said we could stay till 12AM for free. We asked them, if we can stay till 2PM. They said ok, from 12AM till 2PM we paid $30. After 2PM we asked them again if we can leave a luggage for one hour on reception, they said yes, but we have to pay another $10. We have been angry, because everywhere else you can leave your luggage for free. The woman on reception said ok, you can leave it for free. After 3PM we took our luggage and when we get to the bus, we saw clocks beside driver and it was just 2PM. Nobody from hotel informed us about it and I think they should, as we are tourists. So at the end, hotel was good, but staff was no friendly at all.

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Additional Information about Super 8 North Bergen NJ/NYC Area

Property: Super 8 North Bergen NJ/NYC Area
Address: 2800 Columbia Ave, 495 East & Lincoln Tunnel Rd, North Bergen, NJ 07047-2217
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Location: United States > New Jersey > North Bergen
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Wheelchair access
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Ranked #2 of 9 Hotels in North Bergen
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Hotel Class:2 star — Super 8 North Bergen NJ/NYC Area 2*
Number of rooms: 70
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