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    International Student Center

    38 W 88th St, New York City, NY 10024-2502
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    Overview
    • Excellent15%
    • Very good37%
    • Average29%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible7%
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    “central park” (11 reviews)
    “place to stay” (2 reviews)
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    Reviewed 13 November 2015

    The price was not expensive as compare to other hostels in Manhattan especially with its location. The hostel was a bit aged. What disappointed me was the security. I stored my luggage in the office and the staff did not require me to show any...More

    2  Thank Eric T
    Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

    I enjoyed my 8-night stay with a groep of 24 people. Perfect for inexpensive trip, the cheapest in Manhattan I guess. Close to the metro. Friendly staff and a nice kitchen. The beds are quite old, however, not uncomfortable. Strange was that we were not...More

    Thank Emile K
    Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

    Such a disappointment of a hostel. The hostel is unclean (even though you have to be out of there between 11-3 for them to clean)!! There was also no wifi, the reasoning was to promote socialising between guests, which is nice if the guest actually...More

    Thank Graduatetraveller
    Reviewed 10 October 2015

    It wasn't a bad stay, it wasn't a brilliant stay. It's location is faultless, 1-2 blocks from a subway and is close to shops and cafes. The room's are ok but incredibly basic. I completely understand on their reasons for not having wifi but as...More

    Thank SeJeEl
    Reviewed 4 August 2015

    The location is just perfect, it was my first criterion to choose but I didn't regret it. The common room is great. You can read, cook, chill out as long as you want while meeting great people. The neighborhood is so victorian, it's great to...More

    2  Thank Laureline M
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • USD 66 - USD 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 40
    • Location
    • United States >
    • New York >
    • New York City >
    • Upper West Side / Manhattan
    • Also Known As
    • International Student Hotel New York City
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    Traveller (7)
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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,
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    Room Tips
    "No wifi, no AC, close to Central Park, meh"
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    "I was in 12 people room, but everybody respected each other."
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    "All rooms are up stairs so if you do not like stairs I would not recommend. I think all rooms were roughly..."
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    "If you are a girl and you don't want to walk to many stairs to your room then choose the sharing room..."
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