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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Good price/location ratio. The rooms are rather small but clean. An interesting "detail" in the form of a "walk-through bathroom" which connects two rooms. Don't expect anything too fancy but for the neighborhood! The hotel is located in the Upper West Side neighborhood (quiet and safe) of NYC not far from the Hudson River and walking distance to 79th Street...

1Thank Maria D
Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The personnel was really nice and helped me out with my broken luggage even if they were not supposed to carry it from the street. The room was small but nice, and the bathroom was very clean. Nice location ad really close to the subway station, which makes it great for staying if you want to visit New York and...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Location was good for this hotel, only a few metro stops to most sight seeing places in the city. The room was super tiny, we struggled with two of us and didn't really have room to open suitcases as the bed took up the whole room.pretty much. For 3 nights we paid £350 which I thought was pretty steep but...

1Thank Jennie T
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is the 2nd time my kids and I have stayed in this hotel. The location is great, the rooms are cleaned daily, the staff is very friendly and helpful. The Wifi reception was great and so was the TV. The water pressure in the shower was so-so. There are a fridge and microwave in the room and we also...

3Thank Michal214
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Centrally located for central park, close to the subway as well. not a long subway ride to times square area either. they were doing the rooms up when i visited. it made it slightly inconvenient (dust outside etc) because it was always boiling in the room. beds were clean as was the bathroom. very basic. only real issue was the...

2Thank aejones90
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Rooms are small and "European style". This isn't a posh hotel, but it's is clean and a great price for a fantastic location. Right next to Riverside park and in walking distance of central subway stops. If in NYC, you don't need to spend a lot of time in your hotel room anyway!!

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

It's old, the rooms are small (like teeny, tiny) and it kinda smells BUT if you only shower and sleep here- It's all you really need. Good Stuff: Great Staff! Nice towels. They held my bag for me after I checked out so I could explore the UWS. 1 mile to a several major museums and Central Park. Safe and...

2Thank preciouspinkxxx
Reviewed 15 October 2016

i stayed there a few years ago - they are trying. still a generally decrepit building with tiny panting elevators and no breakfast offered - but (at least some) rooms are freshly painted. and very friendly staff.

1Thank Constantine P
Eagan, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The Riverside Tower is a great place if you're a seasoned traveler and do not need to be pampered by the usual hotel amenities. The location is fantastic, in the upper west side in a quiet residential area overlooking Riverside Park and the Hudson River. The elevator is cozy, only holding 3-4 people, at least there are two of them....

2Thank Kevin G
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I stayed in the hotel for a week. The rooms are tiny as in all Manhattan, but very clean, fresh towels daily and confortable bed. The neighbourhood is very nice and subway 1 líne has a stop three blocks away. Staff is very friendly. I would definitely recommend his hotel.

4Thank Carolina C

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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the American Museum of Natural History, which has been welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center, home to some of the world’s best opera, dance, film, and theatre performances, all centrally located around a beautiful fountain. Spanning the entire length of the Upper West Side, Riverside Park is ideal for a long, leisurely stroll in a quiet green space.
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Address: 80 Riverside Drive, New York City, NY 10024-5725
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Upper West Side , Manhattan
Price Range: ₹ 7,080 - ₹ 13,547 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Riverside Tower Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 120
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“noisy air ducts. It bothered me towards the morning.. but since we only stayed there for a night, I let it go.”
 of 5 bubbles j0jib, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“You want a view (West) of the Hudson River. Best thing about the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles CTA102, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“most rooms face the Hudson river which means a very nice view.”
 of 5 bubbles Michal214, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get a 2 room suite with a private bathroom, facing the park.”
 of 5 bubbles KevinG250, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you are a family, choose the suite option. Two rooms with a Jack and Jill shower room.”
 of 5 bubbles julied297, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
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