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The Local NYC

Hostel | 1302 44th Avenue, New York City, New York, USA 11101

92.2% Overall Rating

47 out of 49 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (30/10/2014)

Toshio Imada thinks…

"I wsa very satisfied to stay in this hostel.The room is very clean, and equitment in the room is enough for staying at nighe."

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Bar(s)
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café
  • Outside area

Purchasable Extras

  • Luggage Room USD 1.00

What's Included

  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

No shows will incur a charge of the full amount of the stay.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Tax Policy (payable to property)

Other Charge USD 3.50
Sales Tax 14.75%

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 15:00
Latest Check-out: 11:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to New York City?

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The Local NYC is close to all the action in , New York City. The Local NYC is a good choice thanks to a 24 hour reception, a washing machine and its bar. Looking for budget accommodation in New York City? You’ve come to the right place. Close by Court Sq and Court Sq tube stations are just a short walk away. This is always a popular Hostel among those travelling alone. This accommodation is most popular with travelling for business. Read more

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About The Local NYC

Staying at The Local is like staying with your coolest friend who knows NYC like the back of his hand and loves having visitors. The Local has great guest rooms - all of the rooms have en suite bathrooms, luxury linens and towels included, large windows and locked storage space. Even better is the common space- a roof terrace to relax and take in the sunset over NYC's breathtaking skyline, a computer lounge to get some work done, book future travel or catch up with people back home, an event space where we show movies, display local art work, and host other events, a bar to grab a gourmet snack, coffee, local beer or signature cocktail and meet other guests and neighbors. And on top of it all, The Local's amazing staff will ensure that you have the most memorable stay in NYC. They'll help you plan your day packing it full of the standards NYC attractions as well as unique local experiences that you won't find in your guidebook. They'll plan events at the hostel to help you meet fellow travelers - socials, concerts, trivia, standup comedy, movie nights, wine/beer tastings. And above all, they'll do anything they can to make sure you are comfortable at the hostel. If you need anything, just ask. After all, that's what friends are for.

Accommodation Information

The Local has an array of room types to satisfy any type of traveler:
- Single beds in 4-bed mixed, male, or female dorms with ensuite bathrooms
- Double private rooms with ensuite bathrooms
- Twin private rooms with ensuite bathrooms

***We make every effort to put parties who book together in the same room but it is not always possible. We appreciate your understanding.***

All of our guests will enjoy the following amenities:
- Ensuite bathrooms
- Linens and towels provided
- Secure individual storage (in dorm rooms)
- Heat/AC
- Free WiFi
- Internet Cafe and printing
- Laundry room
- Common kitchen (limited to fridge, microwave and stove)
- Roof terrace
- Bar/cafe open all day
- Vending Machines
- Photobooth
- Baggage storage

The entire hostel is no smoking
No outside alcohol may be brought into the hostel
Cancellations with 48hrs or less notice or no-shows will be charged the first night
Payment upon arrival by cash or credit/debit cards in non-refundable
Guests may check in at any time and leave bags for no extra charge
All rooms will be available for check in by 3pm
Check out time is 11am
TAXES ARE NOT INCLUDED - City, State and Occupancy taxes total an additional 14.75% + $3.50/night
All minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian over the age of 18

Location Information

The Local NYC
13-02 44th Avenue
NY, NY 11101

The Local NYC is located in one of New York's hippest and fastest growing neighborhoods, Long Island City. The neighborhood is renowned for it's arts scene. The waterfront location allows for incredible sweeping skyline views of Manhattan. Enjoy the booming bar and restaurant scene on Vernon Boulevard. the Local NYC is just two blocks from the subway that will take you to Times Square in 7 minutes and directly to the major airports. A total of 8 subway lines are accessible to take you anywhere you want to be in NYC.