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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“shared bathroom”(338 reviews)
“bunk bed room”(115 reviews)
“pickwick arms”(50 reviews)
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Reviewed 14 February 2010

The Pod is a great place for the price. It feels a little like European hostel with the shared bath but it is more than fine. One big complaint: the wi-fi signal doesn't reach all the rooms and when you do connect it is SUPER...More

1  Thank TravelTX2010
Reviewed 12 February 2010

I have stayed in hostels and hotels worldwide and whenever I have had to make changes in itineraries, its been fine. But not at Pod hotel. I had to check out a day earlier than initially planned and the lady at the front desk told...More

3  Thank WEST185
Reviewed 10 February 2010

Yes, it's small. Yes, many of the rooms have shared bathrooms Yes, the elevators suck Deal with it. The POD is where I go back to year after year for a clean hotel in a central location that is cheap cheap cheap. It is not...More

1  Thank tfk31
Reviewed 10 February 2010

Went there with my sister. Our first twin bunk bed room had an ant problem. So they moved us into a new room which was fine. The bathrooms were clean. The beds comfortable. I loved the facilities. The only thing missing was a mini-fridge within...More

1  Thank mixedlollies
Reviewed 9 February 2010

I went to New York as a single female on a budget. The Pod Hotel exceeded my expectations! For $70 a night in midtown Manhattan I never would have expected such great staff, service, and cleanliness! And I always felt completely safe. If I ever...More

1  Thank meggsycakes
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$ 175 - US$ 310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#9 Best Value Hotel in New York City
#150 Business Hotel in New York City
#188 Romantic Hotel in New York City
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US$ 175 - US$ 310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#9 Best Value Hotel in New York City
#150 Business Hotel in New York City
#188 Romantic Hotel in New York City
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"South facing rooms best - not facing 51st street but 51st at this location not heavy traffic area"
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