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Pod 51 Hotel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Shanghai Region, China
Reviewed 28 May 2008

It was a great experience of 3 nights (22-25 May), starting from reading those good reviews on it. We booked our bunkbed rooms directly from them, but later realize we can also book them via other websites (eg. otel.com) that offer rebates for future use. Try them! The Pod was easy to find, within walking distance from the blue &...

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Toronto
Reviewed 28 May 2008

I have stayed at many of the finer hotels in NYC. I was visiting with a friend who was on a limited budget and agreed to stay at the POD. At first I was a little taken aback at the size of the bunk bed room, I had read some of the reviews and knew the rooms were small but...

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Vancouver BC
Reviewed 27 May 2008

Stayed at the POD in early April for 3 nights. We (two of us) booked a bunk room. The room was super-tiny but we are Japanese and used to small living spaces. Despite the room being the size of my walk-in-closet, it had a desk, sink and space to hang and store clothes. Each bunk bed was equip with its...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 23 May 2008

Completed a great 7 night stay at the POD with my partner in early April. Stayed in a bunk room with use of a shared bathroom. We've stayed in many hotels at a range of price levels and quality standards and found POD to be fantastic and great value for money in a city that is otherwise very expensive. Staff...

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Netherlands
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 Nadja (Holland)

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Vancouver, Washington
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 had an issue with the TV's but we called the front desk and maintenance came...

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London, England
Reviewed 19 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 who wants to stay in your room in NY! I had a single room, and...

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Scotland
Reviewed 17 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 need. The bunks are bigger than single beds and very comfortable. Each bunk has a...

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Montreal
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 a full-time student and not having a real job, I found the hotel to be...

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Reviewed 10 May 2008

My sister and I stayed at the Pod from April 28 to May 5th. It was perfect. Check in went very smoothly, we got there before check in and they let us check in early. The staff was always friendly. We shared a bunk room. Even though it was small, it was so well arranged that it didn't feel crowded,...

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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 - $367 (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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“My room faced away from the road, and was quiet.”
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“Corner private room. High floor.”
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