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Reviews of HI - New York City Hostel

Hostel | 891 Amsterdam Avenue, New York City, New York, USA NY 10025

90.4% Overall Rating

1330 out of 1474 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (07/08/2014)

Lauren Reade thinks…

"One of the best hostels I have stayed in as a solo female traveller. Great location in the Upper West side, easy to commute around the city, very clean facilities, felt very safe around here. The…"

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Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Laundry service
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Luggage Room USD 5.00

What's Included

  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

All guests under 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent, legal guardian or chaperone for Group visits. Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate any minor traveling without an adult. Non-members will be asked to pay a $3 non-membership fee per night. Please note that we do not accept group bookings for 9 or more people via the website . All such bookings must be processed via the website's groups department. Group bookings for 9 or more people via the website will be automatically cancelled and the deposits will not be refunded.

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Group of 15 or more traveling to New York City?

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90.4%

Overall Rating

1330 out of 1474 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'HI - New York City Hostel'

Atmosphere
90.4%
Location
87.2%
Facilities
94.4%
Cleanliness
89.6%
Staff
94.4%
Value
84.0%
Safety
92.8%
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82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Anna Holgate

04 April 2007 Anna would recommend this property

Liked: Close to subway station and central park.Staff knew the local area

Disliked: Anna left no negative feedback.

42.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 40% Facilities - 60% Safety - 20%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 20%

Customer review

03 April 2007

Liked: the information given such as maps, magazines, tourist guides, etc

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

constantino cruz

02 April 2007 constantino would recommend this property

Liked: location, price, facilities

Disliked: constantino left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Customer review

31 March 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I liked the fact we could meet new people. Also when we had confusion with our booking one of your staff (Isobelle) was extremely helpful. We really appreciated that!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

60.0%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 40% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 60%

Joanne Williamson

28 March 2007

Liked: the bathrooms were gross - they need to be cleaned more regularly with the number of people using them.

Disliked: Joanne left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

26 March 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: a lot of common space

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Doll Joachim

26 March 2007 Doll would recommend this property

Liked: Clean Dorms, Cafe, Internet Points

Disliked: Doll left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 100%

Evelien Boerma

25 March 2007 Evelien would recommend this property

Liked: you have the chance to meet people and if you want to, there are a lot of tours you can join.

Disliked: Evelien left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

20 March 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I liked that there were lockers inside the room, but you have to bring your own lock. The bedding was comfortable and clean and the only complaint I have is that the washroom cleanliness was not as well maintained as it could have been. It was a very convienent and affordable place to stay.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 100%

Anja Woltmann

19 March 2007 Anja would recommend this property

Liked: I like the atmosphere and where it is located... It's really close to the Subway. The internet access is really cool, like the other services offered at the hostel.

Disliked: Anja left no negative feedback.

62.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 60%

19 March 2007 would recommend this property

Liked: location

Disliked: left no negative feedback.

42.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 40% Safety - 40%
Location - 40% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 40%

jose salgado

19 March 2007

Liked: the atmosphere and the character of the hostel.

Disliked: jose left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Anthony Pleva

19 March 2007 Anthony would recommend this property

Liked: Lockers in the rooms were helpful, lots of computers and wifi, the television room was fun, the courtyard was beautiful, the second floor balcony.

Disliked: Anthony left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Simon Fowler

15 March 2007 Simon would recommend this property

Liked: staff where very informative about the area

Disliked: Simon left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Customer review

14 March 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the tours offered by the hostels (the bronx tour)

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Daniele Magalhaes

11 March 2007 Daniele would recommend this property

Liked: People, place, location :)

Disliked: Daniele left no negative feedback.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 40% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Customer review

10 March 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: security was so good for me!!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Anna Potaczala

10 March 2007 Anna would recommend this property

Liked: going to the cafe for breakfast

Disliked: Anna left no negative feedback.

34.3%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 40% Facilities - 40% Safety - 20%
Location - 20% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 40%

Customer review

02 March 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Safety and location close to subway

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

28 February 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: location, big, safe, friendly

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

08 February 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: close to the metro

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Marguerite D'Alton

03 February 2007 Marguerite would recommend this property

Liked: facilities

Disliked: Marguerite left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

19 January 2007 would recommend this property

Liked: nice, clean and good size rooms / facilities, friendly appearence of the hostel, friendly staff at the food place, safe place and neighborhood, good connection to public transportation

Disliked: left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

13 January 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: easy access to transport, helpfull staff, security

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

11 January 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Close to Subway station, cleanliness.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.