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The Vanderbilt YMCA

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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In just a few words, I'd say this is the loathsome combination of disrespect, lack of how to run business and negligence. I was part of a group of visiting scholars who had to stay there for six weeks. Since the first day, it was...More

1  Thank Alexandre D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here with a friend on Nov 2017 it was good - rooms are good for what we need them which is to sleep and that is it. Bathrooms are shared with the whole corridor but I never had any problems finding one available...More

Thank Kamila-Moreno
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hostel was so dirty and outdated compared to the pictures. We had a horrible old room and we had a problem with the radiator that was constantly banging and making a horrible noise in the night. Bathrooms were dirty and toilets constantly blocked. The...More

1  Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is good for one night stay in NYC. As its very close to the main city most of the places are at walkable distance. I was backpacking then, so found it worth staying here. The toilets were common but clean. Gym was quite impressive...More

Thank buddhavaranasi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here in 2017 with a number of others in different rooms. Only stayed one night as I was visiting other states. It is a very cheap way of visiting NYC and I cannot grumble. Yes the washrooms are shared but I got up early...More

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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
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Indoor pool
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US$81 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$81 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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 heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Joseph C
23 November 2017|
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Response from Radagast | Reviewed this property |
I had the same flight and there is no problem. I arrived to the hostel around 11 pm. The security people will provide you with your card key and make you leave your passport/ photo ID and ask you to complete the check in... More
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Tracy C
5 November 2017|
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Response from lonetraveler454 | Reviewed this property |
They Are private bathrooms. You will have to have a card to get in. Only one person uses it At a time.
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Rui Miguel G
25 August 2017|
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Response from TillaSwan | Reviewed this property |
The booking on the web will indicate if the price to pay is including or excluding sales tax. The total price quoted for payment will usually be the full total amount to be paid - I have never experienced it to be not the... More
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