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Efuru Guest House

Traveller (29)
Room & Suite (9)
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
7 Aug 2016
“Decent guest house - location a bit far from central NYC”
28 Jun 2016
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 15 August 2014

I was reluctant to share my experience about this guest house as i wanted to keep it for myself like a secret! I've spent more than 15 days in that place, i joined 3 of my friends there and we only have to pay a...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2014


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3  Thank Isabel H
Reviewed 15 January 2014

The guest house is alright but the owner Lydia completely ruins it. She is obsessed by money. Coming from abroad, I had reserved online and was given a "Total price". After a night's stay the guy who runs the place told me there was a...More

8  Thank gruntmastermbg
Reviewed 2 September 2013

Stayed for a few nights at Efuru while attending a wedding in NY. Owners Lydia and Jun were very accomodating, the house was quiet and secure and the location was fantastic, only a short distance from Central Park and the 2/3 Lines. There was an...More

1  Thank Alexander M
Reviewed 13 July 2012

First of all, Harlem is not at all dangerous as you might think. The 80's image in my mind was not at all what we found with my wife when we stayed there. People: the nicest. Everything very clean, great MTA access (subway and bus)....More

4  Thank Alejandro-Salazar
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Price range
US$ 75 - US$ 125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$ 75 - US$ 125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (29)
Room & Suite (9)
As a hub of African American culture, Harlem has
played a vital role in the history of New York City.
Today, the neighbourhood is as vibrant as ever as new
businesses and developments go up next to local
institutions. The heart of the neighbourhood is
bustling 125th Street, where street vendors and
historic landmarks like the Apollo Theater mingle with
big-name stores. Turn down almost any corner, and
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"Avoid 3rd floor if you have trouble with the stairs."
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"If you are older people ask for bedroom on the ground room or basement."
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"Before you book, just ask them if you will have your toilet on your floor."
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"Avoid this place"
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