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Reviewed 9 September 2012

We stayed there 4 nights. The location is very very good, just 5 mn walk from Grand Central, about 10/15 mn walk from Times Square. When we arrived at the hostel, it took us ages to check-in because Alexander (sorry about that bro) was not...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2012

Cheapest place I found for this location. It was a model of efficiency for the room sizes -- my room was extraordinarily small -- just slightly bigger than the bed itself. Which I liked since that's how you keep prices down. The place also has...More

2  Thank Ashi_Evanston
Reviewed 30 July 2012

Stayed there last march, for the 4th time in the last 20 years. My neutral choice when in NYC. Close to everywhere in Manhattan, fairly clean, safe, a very good value. The only minus for some people may beis the shared bath ( no bath...More

2  Thank eran g
Reviewed 21 July 2012

I stayed in a double room (bunk bed) for $104 per night. The hotel is not good. However if you're looking for a cheap place in the heart of Manhattan I dont think you have another option. Everything is too much expensive in that city....More

5  Thank Traveling303631
Reviewed 13 July 2012

If you are looking for just a place to take a shower and lay your head this is the place to be. We stayed for two nights on a budget and found this to be very satisfactory. The people working the front desk were very...More

4  Thank valentineblack
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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
...More
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Response from Enrique C | Property representative |
Yes you will need to pay that. The fee is similar to a hotel fee. Thank you
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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
6 November 2017|
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Response from Radagast | Reviewed this property |
They are in a way since just one person per time enters with the card key and uses the entire bathroom. Once inside the other guest cannot get in. I did not like the fact of sharing bathrooms but they were super clean and... More
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