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    Hostelling International - New York

    891 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10025-4403
    (646) 759-0717
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent48%
    • Very good38%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
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    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 12 November 2014

    For a budget trip it's the right place to stay, great location, great hostel! Bedrooms and bathrooms were cleaned everyday, they have storage room and a lot of chill out places inside the hostel (good to meet new people from everywhere), super close from a...More

    Thank Rayssaestrela
    Response from HostelD_13, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 20 November 2014

    Great feedback! Thanks for sharing your NYC visit with us. Be sure to contact the hostel staff if you plan on making a return visit. We look forward to assisting you again soon!

    Reviewed 11 November 2014

    Hey guys. Just back from a 4 nights stay @ HI New-York. HI New-York is located on Amsterdam Av crossing with 103rd street. Easy of access thourgh the very efficient New-York subway. I arrived @ 6:00pm a Monday night from Montreal and check-in was quite...More

    Thank Manulazik
    Response from HostelD_13, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 20 November 2014

    We are truly grateful that you enjoyed your time at our hostel, despite some disrespectful roommates. Our management team thanks you for bringing your concern to our attention and allowing us to fix the issue before it got worse. Your advice about the 4-bed dorm...More

    Reviewed 10 November 2014

    Great location in NYC! Just a block away from a subway stop! Has lots of nice activities, and a great building (awesome kitchen, movie room, games, room, outdoor patio, lounge...). Has free WiFi, which is pretty fast if you aren't in the crowded areas. I...More

    Thank Tomas B
    Response from HostelD_13, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 17 November 2014

    Making friends and discovering new places -- that's what hostelling is all about! Our staff is very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the NYC hostel. We look forward to many more visits from you. Come back again as a solo traveler...More

    Reviewed 9 November 2014

    I have stayed in this hostel twice now. The first time in 2011 was in a 12 bed dorm and the second time was this summer in a 6 bed dorm. Both experiences with this hostel were great! The hostel itself is really clean and...More

    Thank geordietraveler90
    Response from HostelD_13, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 17 November 2014

    Our staff is happy to hear that you enjoy staying at our hostel and that you plan to do so again. Thanks for taking the time to offer feedback and share your thoughts on your most recent stay. Let us know what we can do...More

    Reviewed 4 November 2014

    What I paid for staying here I expected everything to be quality which I have to say it was its nyc so you will not get cheap or I couldnt find, Bedrooms were cleaned everyday and i found it a comfy hostel had everything big...More

    Thank wanderlust1983ok
    Response from HostelD_13, Manager at Hostelling International - New YorkResponded 15 November 2014

    We are excited to hear that you plan to stay with us again. Our staff is looking forward to your next visit. Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts on your recent stay. It's wonderful to hear that you got your money's...More

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    27 September 2017|
    Response from Tiffany W | Reviewed this property |
    I think you have to purchase a bed because the lockers correspond to the bed/dorm. Just call them and they can tell you if they can accommodate.
    23 September 2017|
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    Response from Clayton O | Reviewed this property |
    I think the cafe opens at 7am. If you stay in the rooms that provide breakfast they will give you tickets to use in the cafe.
    Leith P
    5 August 2017|
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    Response from munira21 | Reviewed this property |
    hey yes there are lockers inside the dorm...however, you will need to carry your own lock or purchase from the hostel. after checking out, you can store your luggage at an extra fee as well. That is a digital kind of locker... More
    Room Tips
    "Request a bottom bunk to make life easier.. make sure the AC works in your room otherwise it gets very hot..."
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    "Premium rooms come with free breakfast in the cafe!"
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    "Try and get a lower level (1st or 2nd floor) room, and use the stairs whenever possible"
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    "Choose dorm room with fewer beds"
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