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West Side YMCA

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

The location is so nice. I have enjoyed a jazz session at Dizzy’s club until midnight without any concern about a returning-way to the YMCA and it is easy to access nearby subway station, so you can save your time. The state of the room...More

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Response from nkellerwatson, Reservations Agent at West Side YMCAResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for your review! We appreciate you sharing and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Expectations were not high when me and my friend paid $50 a night but I've stayed in a few hostels and this West Side YMCA isn't the best value for money. Essentially you pay for the location. The rooms are bare and what can be...More

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Response from Francisca I, Guest Room Coordinator at West Side YMCAResponded 18 August 2017

Thank you for your review. We are sorry you had a bad experience with the Hostel facilities and we will work to fix that issue you mentioned.

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Me and my friend went to New York and were doing it on a budget, for the price we paid we couldn't fault it. Plenty of bathrooms which were always clean and tidy and always clean bedsheets daily which was a added bonus, the room...More

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Response from nkellerwatson, Reservations Agent at West Side YMCAResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you for your great review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay at West Side and we appreciate you sharing your experience with us. We will be glad to see you again!

Reviewed 10 August 2017

I attended the West side YMCA and was bitterly disappointed. Even though going to this hotel I did not expect 5* luxury I expected simple and basic things which were not met. Upon entering the hotel the old fashioned look of the building is reflected...More

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Response from Francisca I, Guest Room Coordinator at West Side YMCAResponded 11 August 2017

Thank you for your feedback, we understand your concerns and will address them, we are in the process of upgrading our guest rooms.

Reviewed 4 August 2017

Located in a great area of the city, near Central Park and Lincoln Center, just the perfect place to be! Prices are unbeatable, compared to other venues around. They also have a gym and sauna. Remember: This is a hostel, not a hotel. Expext no...More

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Response from Francisca I, Manager at West Side YMCAResponded 5 August 2017

Thank you for your great review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay, and we thank you for taking the time to share. We hope to see you again to enjoy the City and West Side!

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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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Response from FeCarvalhoNZ | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure . I think it’s from 6am to 11pm.
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Response from bostonphil777 | Reviewed this property |
I saw no bugs at all or at least I do not remember seeing any bugs.
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Response from cwhite84 | Reviewed this property |
I stayed in a single room which was pretty basic. The quads (I did see them when I was passing) are similar and I think for a hostel the space you get is on a par. Tip for the hot water, the showers on the accommodation... More
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