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    The Gallivant Times Square

    234 West 48th Street, New York City, NY 10036-1540
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    “times square” (278 reviews)
    “great location” (210 reviews)
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Hotel has an excellent location. When you get on the tiny elevator you'll get a good idea of what the rooms are like. If you stay in a lot of hotels as we do you'll probably not be happy when you arrive in your room....More

    Thank Arthur L
    Reviewed yesterday

    I stayed at this hotel in 2016 and it was really good, so i decided to re-visit in December 2017. The contrast was day and night. The hotel seems to be stuck in a time freeze, nothing has been improved. The aircons are noisy and...More

    Thank Firoze B
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We stayed here in November 2017 for 3 nights before boarding the Queen Mary 2 to sail back to the UK. As the hotel came as part of the package we had no choice on where we were staying. It is a great location and...More

    Thank cimmitchell
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    The location is GREAT, but that’s it. Expedia indicated they pick you up from the airport, which is technically true, but it’s $120 from JFK! Insane! You can take a cab for $50. The staff wasn’t super friendly. We were also told we could get...More

    Thank gatrgrl91
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    We checked in on 30 November 2017. Antonio on the front desk was efficient and friendly as a group of six women we stayed in room 1114 on the eleventh floor. There were 2 double beds and a set of bunk beds, all of which...More

    Thank Susan R
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    Beetl B
    10 December 2017|
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    Response from Henry R | Reviewed this property |
    Small machine with capsule coffee/ But there's a Starbucks just around the corner after the fire station.
    12 November 2017|
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    Response from Kevin M | Reviewed this property |
    They took our Credit Card details on check in but didn't reserve any funds/security deposit on it from what I can remember. They used it when we left to pay the city tax charges for your stay on check out.
    5 November 2017|
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    "this hotel needs a serious cleanup and fixup before anyone should consider staying here"
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    "Ask for a room at the back, the on-street rooms are very noisy."
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    "Street view is worth the noise."
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    "Leave the AC on all night to drown out some of the noise outside."
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