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    Pod 51 Hotel

    230 East 51st Street, New York City, NY 10022-6571
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    Overview
    • Excellent32%
    • Very good50%
    • Average13%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “shared bathroom” (317 reviews)
    “bunk beds” (198 reviews)
    “pickwick arms” (50 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Rooftop Terrace
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    2,791 - 2,795 of 3,217 reviews

    Reviewed 20 May 2008

    Just got back from a 3 night stay in the pod and can only say it was excelent. We booked the Queen Pod room. It was very clean and had a nice (little) bathroom. Staff was friendly. Next time the Pod Again !!! Derk en...More

    Thank Bull45
    Reviewed 19 May 2008

    My daughter and I just got back from a 3-night stay in a bunkbed room. It was exactly as we expected from reading the reviews on this site. Yes it was very small but it was perfect for the two or us. One night we...More

    1  Thank wnkk
    Reviewed 18 May 2008

    Stayed for one night at the end of a business trip to New York, wish that i'd booked in for my whole trip. This hotel is a great concept and excellent value. The rooms are small, but you know that before you arrive, and anyhow...More

    Thank fatboytom
    Reviewed 16 May 2008

    The Pod is a fantastic bargain hotel and great value. We stayed in a bunk room for 5 nights and it was ideal. Yes, the rooms are small but you know this before you go and there is still plenty of space for what you...More

    Thank TrueHotelReview
    Reviewed 14 May 2008

    It was my first time in New York City and I stayed at The Pod for 3 nights with 3 of my girlfriends. It's safe to say that it was one of the most pleasant experiences of my life! I've had so much fun! Being...More

    Thank jeannie_in_a_bottle
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$ 132 - US$ 292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Best Value Hotel in New York City
    • #154 Business Hotel in New York City
    • #161 Family Hotel in New York City
    • #192 Romantic Hotel in New York City
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 156
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    This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
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    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
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    Ellen L
    20 May 2017|
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    Response from Shanna S | Property representative |
    Hello Ellen, The shared bathrooms are not shared with every room on the floor, because the majority of our rooms have en suite baths. There are 2 to 4 shared baths per floor, with only a few guests sharing each. Our... More
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    Shaista I
    23 April 2017|
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    Response from Shanna S | Property representative |
    Hello! We are child friendly. Please visit our website and email us directly so we can help you select the best Pod to accommodate a crib.
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    6 April 2017|
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    Hello! We're about 10 minutes away from Penn Station and about 15 minutes from NYU, by subway. Both are easy to get to, with only one train (no transferring required).
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    "If you're getting a queen room with bathroom, ask for the handicap room if it's available. It has..."
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