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“More than Expected”
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Pointe Plaza Hotel
Ranked #24 of 72 Hotels in Brooklyn
1 review
“More than Expected”
Reviewed May 1, 2014

We are friends from college and visiting NY to see our old friends. We were satisfied with our stay at a high ceiling room with a very nice kitchen. There was a big pillar between the bed that was a bit annoying. The staffs were all very friendly and helpful. The breakfast was perfect for something to munch on before going out for a big brunch/lunch. Walking distance to the G-line subway. Not a very happening place but it felt like a very safe area. Would definitely come back.

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with friends
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Imam K, Manager at Pointe Plaza Hotel, responded to this review, May 26, 2014
Thank you for staying with us and taking time to give us a review.
You need to visit your friends more often.

Glad that you had a good stay,
Appreciate that you appreciate the start up morning continental breakfast.
It is very safe around here and the G train is just 4 blocks away.
We hope you make it back again soon.
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Reviewed April 30, 2014

Overall a very nice stay. Staff very friendly and helpful. Loaned me a phone charger, helped with directions, calling cabs, etc. Did not get to use their shuttle service to Manhatten, which is a nice service to offer, but many others did. Free breakfast was okay - mainly sweetened cereals, muffins, some fruit. Might be improved with yogurt, oatmeal, cutup fruit or cottage cheese. Neighborhood very quiet at night. Price was reasonable. Had a kitchen unit in the room which was helpful as well.

Room Tip: Kitchen helpful to have if staying 2+ nights
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  • Stayed April 2014, traveled solo
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Imam K, Manager at Pointe Plaza Hotel, responded to this review, May 20, 2014
Very happy to know that you had a good stay.
Whatever we do for our guests, we do it because your experience matters to us.
You have rewarded us by acknowledging that.
Thank you.

Yes, we are moderately priced and all about service.
Hoping you will come back to stay with us soon.
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Reviewed April 29, 2014

A family of five, including three teenagers, spent one week at Pointe Plaza hotel. Very large two section room for five people. Kitchen with fridge and freezer. Even suitable for persons holding strict kosher household, though the kitchen had a sink for milk products and another sink for meat products. The neighbourhood is hassidic, so one assume that the hotel has hassidic guests rather frequently. Our room had a great view to Manhattan.
The hotel service is fine, the rooms are clean and the breakfast is okey for a start. The closest subway station is Lorimer st, a ten minutes walk in a very nice quiet neighbourhood. The hotel has a Monday-Friday free shuttle to Manhattan at 9.30 AM.
The room price is a bargain comparing with an equal hotel in Manhattan. NYC is not all about Manhattan. Brooklyn is very nice with good restaurants and nice neighbourhoods.

Room Tip: Try to choose a room on fourth to sixth floor to get the Manhattan skyline view.
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  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with family
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Imam K, Manager at Pointe Plaza Hotel, responded to this review, May 20, 2014
Appreciate your nice comments.
We want to thank you for taking time to write a review, also thank you for staying with us.
Those 7 days went fast. It was great to have you here,

We are happy that you recognized the value, our goal is to make sure guests are happy.
Hope you come back, soon.
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Fairfax, Virginia
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Reviewed April 29, 2014

Room was not ready even if we arrived around five oclock.
Breakfast area was too small for guests but some employees were there for THEIR breakfast.
Disappointed with the service and overall facilities also.

Stayed April 2014, traveled with family
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Thank Jeong77
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Imam K, Manager at Pointe Plaza Hotel, responded to this review, May 20, 2014
I am very sorry you had a disappointing stay.
Also disappointed to learn that facility did not do the charm.
We try our best to accommodate everyone and the breakfast room can be little crowded at times.
That's why we have it spread out in 4 hours (6 am to 10 am).

Please let me know if I can do anything to make up,
I will expect your call.
718 782 7000.
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Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed April 29, 2014

Although some cabbies had a little trouble finding the place it is convieniant to Manhattan via bridges. Not too far from ferry landing or popular Williamsburg night spots. They have off site parking available. My room was well appointed and quiet. The surrounding neighborhood is quiet and safe to walk. At the airport I realized that I had left my keys in the desk drawer the staff promptly sent them to me in Dallas very helpful.

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled solo
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Imam K, Manager at Pointe Plaza Hotel, responded to this review, May 15, 2014
Glad we could help.

Thank you for staying with us and taking time to share your thoughts.
We are happy that you enjoyed your stay.
All our rooms are well located, clean and comfortable.
You just have to try them all. Hoping you will.
See you soon.
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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Reviewed April 28, 2014

Peaceful neighborhood. Not far from good food. A good place if you don't mind walking a bit to get to the sights and sounds of New York &/or subway. Hotel is very comfortable and staff are very knowledgeable. What more do you really need? When in New York you want to explore new places.

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Imam K, Manager at Pointe Plaza Hotel, responded to this review, May 15, 2014
We can tell you are very adventurous.
Wish everyone else was.

Glad that you and your family enjoyed your stay.
I agree with your assessment, everything is within a short walk.
Hope you come back soon.
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Oneonta, New York
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Reviewed April 27, 2014

I came with a large group and they were very accommodating! The rooms were amazing, clean, spacious, and comfortable! The beds were comfortable and the atmosphere was very relaxing! Parking lot is convenient, close, and reasonable priced. Breakfast was wonderful and had plenty to choose from. The neighborhood is safe and had plenty of restaurant and shops that were within walking distance of the hotel. I will definitely be staying at this gem again for sure!

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1 Thank valentinexo2006
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Imam K, Manager at Pointe Plaza Hotel, responded to this review, May 15, 2014
Thank you so much for staying with us and taking time to
share your thoughts. We loved the fact that you and your group had a great stay.

We try, and it gets easier when someone like you acknowledges our effort.
We would love to have you back so you can see our improvements that we are making.
Once again THANK YOU.
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Property: Pointe Plaza Hotel
Address: 2 Franklin Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11249-7802
Location: United States > New York > Brooklyn
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #24 of 72 Hotels in Brooklyn
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Pointe Plaza Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 71
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This New York hotel is located in Brooklyn NY, just minutes away from Manhattan. We are only 3.5 Miles from downtown Manhattan, 2 miles from Brooklyn Public Library, 7 miles from LGA airport, and 9 miles from Yankee Stadium. We feature Wi-Fi internet throughout the entire hotel. Some of the amenities include spacious rooms with high ceilings, operable windows, and some guestrooms include kitchenettes. We also feature flat-screen TVs in most rooms as well as a seating area and a desk. A complimentary continental breakfast is included with your stay. Flushing Avenue Metro Station is a short 10 minute walk from the property. The Pointe Plaza Hotel also offers complimentary shuttle service to Nearby Subway/Train Station in Morning Hours. ... more   less 
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