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Hostel | 201 W 87th Street, New York City, New York, USA NY 10024

65.9% Overall Rating

284 out of 421 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (09/07/2014)

"The location is good and near subway. It is good for travellers who didn't have a car."

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Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Credit cards accepted
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Washing machines
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

Please Note: The NYS/NYC tax is 14.75% of the room rate plus $3.50 /per night service fee. This needs to be paid upon arrival. Sorry: No NYS and NYC residents.

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65.9%

Overall Rating

284 out of 421 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'FIT HOTEL'

Atmosphere
53.6%
Location
83.2%
Facilities
58.4%
Cleanliness
62.4%
Staff
69.6%
Value
59.2%
Safety
75.2%
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57.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 40%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

23 September 2011

Liked: It's downtown, close to the subway, and it's really easy to visit the city from that place.

Disliked: first of all, when we arrived, we had to pay for 100% of the price of the bed while we had already paid 10% on the internet ... then it has been a hard time to make them understand and to have your money back (not in cash while we had paid cash) the second disgusting stuff was the bathroom ... the floor of the bath was almost black and we couldn't imagine taking a shower, besides, there was little bugs on the wall ...

71.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 40%

Benjamin Hardy

Alone

City break
Sightseeing & culture

23 September 2011 Benjamin would recommend this property

Liked: Great location. Nice, clean rooms.

Disliked: Terrible and too few bathrooms.

68.6%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 60% Facilities - 40% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 40%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Events / festivals
Sightseeing & culture

23 September 2011

Liked: location is very good .it is near to subways and central park

Disliked: some of toilets and bathrooms are very old to use them...4th floor toilets are belong to 80's bathrooms..but 1st floor is very good there is no bathrooms in rooms

62.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 40% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 20%

Gyorgy Reti

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

21 September 2011

Liked: Have to say, the location is AWESOME. Free wifi and towels are nice.

Disliked: Staff definitely could be more FRIENDLY. Found it too expensive in comparision for other upper west side hostels value for money. Sometimes other guests yelling for half an hour in the middle of the night, and nobody cares from staff. (Yeah I know it's a HOSTEL, but it's basically for sleeping in the night, most guest doing that). In a nutshell, It didn't worth 60 dollar + huge tax per day. It doesn't really good choice for one guest, because of dorm prices.

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

samantha Gaiser

Alone

Business / conference

21 September 2011 samantha would recommend this property

Liked: There was a lounge in the basement but just one tv sOmeone dominated with soccer

Disliked: The front door isn't not secured it has a key pass on it but it's broken so anybody can walk in They say the lockers are free but you must bring a pad lock which I didn't see online but only when I arrived

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

Tracy Manke

With friends / other travellers

Visiting friends or family

18 September 2011 Tracy would recommend this property

Liked: the workers were VERY friendly and helpful.

Disliked: The security on the door was broken...did not need a card to get in. And there was no toilet paper in the bathrooms on the floor...and the guy at the front desk did not have a key to get us any.

54.3%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 40%

Bastiaan Spil

With friends / other travellers

City break
Sightseeing & culture

18 September 2011

Liked: Location. That's all

Disliked: noise at night (hard slamming doors), price much more expensive than portrayed on internet because of all the taxes, very dirty bathrooms, bathrooms always always occupied, hot rooms (no ventilation), no kitchen with good fecilities, mediocre service.

51.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 40% Safety - 40%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 20%

Customer review

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

16 September 2011

Liked: it was close to main streets in Manhattan where i could find things that were interesting for me.

Disliked: not so good looking bathrooms, there was no info about whether i'm gonna be in one room mix ppl (boys and girls) or only girls and i think i should be clearly submitted.

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

Monica Bliss

Alone

Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

15 September 2011 Monica would recommend this property

Liked: elevator, kitchen plus separate lounge area, very thorough cleaning staff

Disliked: only a couple of bathrooms on each floor (though they were great bathrooms) there was often a wait if you wanted a morning or evening shower - best to shower at abstract times.

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

Customer review

Alone

Visiting friends or family

13 September 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location is very good, close to subway lines and Central Park.

Disliked: Washrooms were dirty and there is no mirrors.

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

12 September 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very good

Disliked: None

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

Stefan Eich

Alone

Partying / nightlife

07 September 2011 Stefan would recommend this property

Liked: it was what I expected

Disliked: The change machine was not working

51.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 20% Facilities - 40% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 20%

Aleece Dening

Alone

Visiting friends or family

04 September 2011

Liked: the location

Disliked: 1 member of staff when i was checking out was high. There was only 2 bathrooms per floor and the bathroom on my floor was broken. The bathrooms never had toilet paper and were always dirty.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 40% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

04 September 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Relaxed atmosphere, cleaner as I expected

Disliked: no safe place for leave luggage

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

01 September 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: it was ok

Disliked: nothing special

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

31 August 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Lounge has fridge, cooking facilities, large TV and free wireless. The rooms are spacious, and the beds are very comfy!

Disliked: Some bathrooms were unclean

40.0%
Atmosphere - 20% Staff - 20% Facilities - 40% Safety - 40%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 40%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break

30 August 2011

Liked: Location

Disliked: No air con or fan in rooms despite the heat, insufficient bathrooms and rude staff.

31.4%
Atmosphere - 20% Staff - 40% Facilities - 20% Safety - 20%
Location - 40% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 20%

Hugo de Jong

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

28 August 2011

Liked: Not much

Disliked: Terrible rooms, lack of showers, aircon that hardly worked...completely overpriced for what it offered and a communal room the size of a postage stamp

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

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

25 August 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: very easy to locate. clean, friendly staff.

Disliked: lots of doors banging during the night

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

Laura Hennessy

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

21 August 2011 Laura would recommend this property

Liked: good location very close to central park and subway access. You can take the 1 train all the way downtown to battery park.

Disliked: only 1 bathroom for many people. if someone is showering you have to wait to use the toilet.

57.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 40% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 40%

Gregory Wolf

With friends / other travellers

City break
Partying / nightlife

19 August 2011 Gregory would recommend this property

Liked: the beds seemed clean

Disliked: there were a few cockroach spottings

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

Gareth Askew

With friends / other travellers

City break

17 August 2011 Gareth would recommend this property

Liked: Helpful staff and easy going atmosphere.

Disliked: Bathrooms were very basic and in need of renovation.

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

17 August 2011

Liked: I like the stuff especially the guy at the registrer, David, was very helpful and nice

Disliked: They don't check id of every person who live on their property. In our room money were stolen and one guy disappear, when they tried to find him they didn't have his id number.

31.4%
Atmosphere - 20% Staff - 20% Facilities - 20% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 20%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break

16 August 2011

Liked: el trato con los otros viajeros.

Disliked: el hotel nos volvió a cobrar el 10% que ya nos había cobrado Bookers!

62.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 20% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 40%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

15 August 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean rooms, almost new bathrooms.

Disliked: Location is pretty far away from centre, But can be reached by the metro.