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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2010

Great, cosy b&b, nice rooms and very helpful staff!

Thank selenelolle
Philadelphia, PA
Reviewed 27 July 2010

We just came back from another delightful stay at CHI and found nothing lacking. As frequent visitors to New York City we have to stay in other hotels when Colonial House is full (tip: book early). Compared to other bed and breakfasts in the area you can't beat this place for economy, cleanliness, friendliness and location. The newly renovated roof...

Thank Phil1967
Reviewed 20 July 2010

hotel is on a pretty tree lined street., perfect locale. I stayed in a room w/ 1 double bed/shared bath. The mattress was soft, but comfy. The pillows were very hard. No curtains, 1 large blind that was very frayed/dingy and didn't eliminate light from the room. AC worked well, but the front of the AC was very dirty. TV...

2Thank stuffedcabbage
West Brookfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 15 July 2010

From the very beginning, I knew I had found a gem in the small place in NYC, Chelsea. It is called the Colonial House Inn. As soon as I called, I was engulfed with much information about the Inn. My family and I arrived in late June in the HEAT, and what a relief it was to go to our...

Thank Samantha240
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 5 July 2010

I certainly did not have the experience that many reviewers had. I found this inn to be worn down. Passed on breakfast as it wasn't anything special and coffee was lukewarm (served from a canister). The breakfast/check-in desk area of the inn is small and crowded. On my way to my room I saw a cockroach scurry across the carpet....

Thank stalteri
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 30 May 2010

I just arrived home from my three week stay at the Colonial House Inn. The one thing that I was a little bit apprehensive about before arriving was the shared bathrooms. However, most times they were very clean, and on the rare occasion that they weren't, I simply walked down one flight of stairs to another one. Nine times out...

Thank philgolfer
Erlanger, Kentucky
Reviewed 13 April 2010

This hotel is really cool! I usually stay at big chain hotels but I am glad I didn't this time!! The hotel is very cute and cozy. Great price on rooms. The breakfast was very filling, not just your typical donuts and cereal. We got the small ecomomy room, which was very small but all we needed since we were...

Thank jenniferiscool
Reviewed 11 April 2010

stayed here over the easter weekend and had the paradise suite,fantastic large living space great bedroom really comfy beds,huge bathroom and a courtyard as well!You get a hell off a lot off space for your dollar.Room cleaned every day(tip for non us visitors tip the maid in the envelope provided)breakfast good by european standards though there are diners around the...

Thank BrightonBasil77
Los Angeles, CA
Reviewed 18 November 2009

We just returned from a very enjoyable 4-day stay at the Colonial House Inn. There were 4 members in our group (1 teenager, 1 young adult), and the Garden Suite met our needs perfectly. Cleaned daily, the Garden Suite had a living room (with sofa bed & fireplace), refrigerator, separate bedroom w/king-size bed, and doors leading to your own private...

1Thank AliciaLosAngeles_CA
Chicago, IL
Reviewed 13 November 2009

This hotel/B&B is in a charming brownstone in the hip neighborhood of Chelsea. It's very close to the subway and vibrant nightlife, but the street is quiet and feels residential. I stayed in a "Superior" room with a private bathroom. The room was small, but this was no surprise for NYC where rooms are no bigger than closets. The bed...

Thank 0005travel

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Home to hundreds of art galleries, beautiful brownstones, and one of New York’s newest and most popular attractions, Chelsea is one of the city’s jewels when it comes to neighbourhood life. The contemporary art scene is an integral part of the neighbourhood’s identity, with gallery openings almost every night of the week and countless exhibits to explore. As a longtime hub of gay culture in New York City, it’s also a diverse district with a vibrant nightlife scene. The opening of the High Line, an abandoned elevated train track transformed into a world-class pedestrian park, gave this neighbourhood new life as a tourist destination. The High Line provides visitors with a tranquil, elevated space with incomparable views, providing an unparalleled way to experience the city.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centrally located in the heart of New York City's vibrant Chelsea neighborhood and steps away from the subway and buses, shopping, restaurants and New York's most famous attractions, Colonial House Inn has been a charming home away from home for visitors from near and far since 1985. Our warm and welcoming hospitality and clean well-appointed rooms and amenities keep our guests coming back year after year. Our reasonably priced 20 guest rooms and 2 luxury suites, that include an elaborate complimentary continental breakfast daily, are a refreshing change from the typical New York hotel. We invite you to stay with us and experience our friendly hospitality and special charm. We look forward to your visit and to welcoming you to your New York home away from home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Colonial House Inn

Address: 318 W 22nd St, New York City, NY 10011-2602
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Chelsea , Manhattan
Price Range: ₹ 11,307 - ₹ 20,816 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Colonial House Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 22
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“West End Suite is the best room. All rooms are quiet in this neighborhood right across from a church.”
michaelrat314, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The economy rooms are small but satisfactory.”
terycloth5, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“do not get small room way to small, can barely get around bed:( no ac. or fan”
rosalieb536, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Do not take an economy room”
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JavierLC15, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“First Floor if you are less mobile”
sydjanridge, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
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