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Reviews of International Student Center New York Hostel

38 West 88th Street, Manhattan NY 10024, New York, USA

Atmosphere 73%

Cleanliness 78%

Facilities 62%

Location 94%

Safety 82%

Staff 79%

Value 83%

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Towels Not Included"
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • WiFi

Important Information

PLEASE NOTE:It is very important that you make a note of your arrival time upon booking or email the hostel with these details after booking.
Not doing so could result in a cancellation. <br /><br /> Please note that we can only accommodate young people and students between the ages of 18 and 35.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Taxes Not Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to New York?

Contact us directly

Atmosphere 73%

Cleanliness 78%

Facilities 62%

Location 94%

Safety 82%

Staff 79%

Value 83%

Showing 41-47 of 47 reviews

51% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 40%
  • Facilities - 20%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 60%
  • Staff - 40%
  • Value - 60%
51% Overall Rating

Anonymous
09 Oct 2011

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: location

Disliked: one of the worst hostels I ever stayed. The hostel rules are ridiculous and frustrating to follow..

74% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 60%
  • Staff - 60%
  • Value - 80%
74% Overall Rating

Anonymous
04 Oct 2011

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Liked: great location

Disliked: no bags allowed in rooms

Customer would recommend this property

97% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
97% Overall Rating

Anonymous
02 Oct 2011

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Liked: amazing staff , friendly people, awesome lounge

Disliked: nothing

Customer would recommend this property

51% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 20%
  • Cleanliness - 20%
  • Facilities - 20%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 60%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 40%
51% Overall Rating

Anonymous
06 Sep 2011

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Family Holiday

Liked: The staff of hostel es very glad and next to Central Park.

Disliked: Rooms are big, backpacks shoud let up. The bedding is weak, it goes cold. There are only two showers.The hostel staff sleep in rooms with guests, so at 7 pm, the light is off

51% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 40%
  • Cleanliness - 60%
  • Facilities - 20%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 20%
  • Value - 60%
51% Overall Rating

Anonymous
23 Aug 2011

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Liked: the location is very good, near to main subway line (1 and B) in a neighborhood full of charms, nice restaurants and bars.

Disliked: the staff is not friendly att all, use of the computer and internet is charged 1 $ each 10 min and their is no wireless internet. You have to keep you luggage in the staff room, which not really convenient.

40% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 20%
  • Cleanliness - 40%
  • Facilities - 20%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 20%
  • Staff - 60%
  • Value - 40%
40% Overall Rating

Anonymous
01 Aug 2011

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: the hostel was close to central park

Disliked: you had to keep you bags in their office which was closed between 11pm and 8am so you couldnt access you stuff. The rooms were roasting and uncomfortable. There were no lockers in the rooms,

89% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 100%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 60%
  • Value - 100%
89% Overall Rating

Anonymous
01 Aug 2011

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Family Holiday, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Excellent location. Clean. Good facilities.

Disliked: LOTS of rules and not allowed bags in rooms which was annoying.

Customer would recommend this property

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