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Pod 51 Hotel

Orbitz.comUSD 153*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the queen pod room and for the most part, it was an excellent experience. Check-in was smooth, very pleasant staff, super clean rooms and a prime location in midtown. For the price we definitely feel we got good value. My main feedback for the hotel would be design, design design! My husband and I knew the rooms would...

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Melbourne, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed at Pod 39 on a couple of occasions and found this hotel to be as good as it's downtown location. Within walking distance of several eateries from bagel joints to a variety of restaurants, and subway stations, Pod 51 is a great base for your NY adventures. On this trip I was pleasantly surprised that the E &...

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Esperance
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Neat, clean and well located within an easy walk to Times Square. Plenty of restaurants and shops nearby. Subway just a short walk away. Minimal street noise. Onsite cafe and rooftop area to chillout. Only negative was the hallways were dark and red more in keeping with a bordello (sorry)

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Pod Hotel for about one week and i found the rooms to be very comfortable and clean including the shared bathrooms. The hotel is well heated and ventilated. The roof top courtyard is excellent, its stunning during the night as you feel like your standing amongst the skyscrapers. The subway (Lexington 51 East) is only about...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

my first time at Pod 51 was last year, I was travelling alone and wanted save some money but didn't want to stay in your typical hostel. I came across Pod 51 and booked. I had such a great experience, as my room was ready prior to check in time and they also allow you to store your luggage if...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very cosy room but perfect location for exploring NYC. shared the bunk bed room with my travelling companion. For what it lacked in space, pod 51 makes up in location. Cracking spot and our room was pretty quiet (for nyc). Friendly and helpful staff. For the price you pay, this place is worth it. You won't be doing any...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service is always friendly, the rooms are super clean, and it has a great location. We have tried many of the little restaurants on the corner of 2nd avenue, next to the hotel and we were pleasantly surprised. Very convenient! We will be back for sure.

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Postojna, Slovenia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It really is a great location, you are close to everything, subway is just moments away and you're well connected to the rest of New York. Rooms are really smal, but more than enough for us, we literally just used it to sleep in. It was very clean, the bathrooms, too. We didn't have bathroom in our room, but it...

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Belgrade, Serbia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel is clean , nice, with polite staff.Although rooms are small , location is so good for walking around the midtown, that I would stay again.Easy access to midtown attractions, restaurants...good for walking tours .

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Thank Liliana j
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we stayed for 3 nights in a double queen size room. Although, the previous comments had mentioned about the size of the rooms we still went ahead booking this property because of its accessibility to all the tourist attractions. as far as the rooms were concerned , our room was really tiny and so was the bathroom. we had lot...

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Shanna S, Property Representative at Pod 51 Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Shruti, Thank you for your review! Our rooms are small, that's why they're called Pods! However, our beds are standard -- our queen beds are the exact same measurements as every other queen sized bed. I'm glad you found the service excellent overall, and I hope we see you again at Pod 51!

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Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building, iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal 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 store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit the Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hippest affordable hotel in New York City, where new friends are made every day. Room types for every budget and preference. All mod connections in every WiFi-free accom-odation. Kick back and relax in our hip, modish lobby, grab a bite to eat at our restaurants, or soak up the city from above on our beautiful rooftop garden. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pod 51 Hotel

Address: 230 East 51st Street, New York City, NY 10022-6571
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Manhattan
Price Range: $204 - $374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Pod 51 Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 156
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Also Known As:
Pod Hotel New York City
The Pod Hotel
Pod Hotel Nyc
Pod New York City
Hotel Style:
#7 Best Value Hotel in New York City
#155 Business Hotel in New York City
#162 Family Hotel in New York City
#193 Romantic Hotel in New York City
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“Skip the bunk bed room If you want comfortable.”
lisaeA2137BM, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“Can elect to have private or shared bath. Choose private.”
Martin201564, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“if you can upgrade to a double or bunk room from the solo rooms you do get a bit more floor space in the room.”
  • Storage and sink area
  • Bed and desk area (small cupboard to left)
taninaus, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“We had a room on the 3rd floor, no view but fairly quiet. Room 328 to be exact. Might ask what rooms have a view before you get there.”
DANIELL748, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“The queen pods have private bathrooms - so worth it.”
Chicklet5, 14 May 2017 | Read review
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