Central Park West Hostel

201 West 87th Street, New York, NY 10024, United States
+1 646 490 7348

Cheapest
rate per night

6.4

Good
based on 1,274 reviews
Central Park West Hostel - New York, NY, United States
30.10 Fri
-
31.10 Sat
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Value for money

6.4

Distance to city center

3.7 km

Location rating

8.3

Rooms

30.10 Fri
31.10 Sat

King Rooms

₪466+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
₪466

Standard Rooms

₪185+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
₪185
Unknown
₪272
Unknown
₪294
Unknown
₪344
King bed
₪415

Double Rooms

₪238+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
₪238

Reviews

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location was great in 432 reviews
nice room in 238 reviews
hot in the room in 236 reviews
staff was friendly in 184 reviews
bed was very uncomfortable in 153 reviews
near central in 101 reviews
private room in 94 reviews
central park in 84 reviews
close to subway in 77 reviews
good price in 67 reviews
free coffee in 46 reviews
old building in 44 reviews
area common in 26 reviews
good thing in 21 reviews
downtown manhattan in 13 reviews
upper west in 8 reviews
hand soap in 6 reviews
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  • Excellent
    Dec 2019
    8.5

    The location was great: just off the 86th Street Line 1 station and with Central Park just next door.

    Bunk bed was hard and spartan!

  • Good
    Dec 2017
    6.2

    It was dead cheap, the staff were reasonably polite and friendly. 24hr check-in is useful.

    You get what you pay for, so don't expect good bedding or complementary anything. The lockers didn't work on the room, so no secure storage.

  • Good
    Jul 2017
    6.2

    The location is good (close to subway and with 24/7 services nearby), Central Park, etc... and staff members always nice and helpful, it was always clean and quiet, not a noisy backpackers place... Bathrooms were always clean and not busy, 24 hours reception, clean sheets...

    It looks like a pension, and common areas are not necessary accommodating, there´s a kitchen which is OK and some "lounge" area in the basement but I wouldn´t say there were cool places to hang out at... Not too much of a hostel environment...at least not the ones I´m used to, with other travelers with whom to socialize. Understanding NYC it´s an expensive city, this was still not worth it (for the kind of experience I expect in a hostel), I'd rather check other options for the same budget...

  • Okay
    Mar 2017
    5.1

    i liked the location, and the coffee

    The mattress size was really little, the bathroom seat was so old, it looked dirty. They really need appropriate door locks, because the other ones had tape on them

  • Okay
    Dec 2016
    6.0

    Clean Location

    Noisy room No towels Cheep facility

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About

Overview

The Central Park West Hostel is a unique accommodation located just two blocks from Central Park, in the heart of Manhattan’s best attractions and activities. Times Square is just a short 10-minute subway ride, making it easy to get to Broadway shows and more. Guests can also visit the American Museum of Natural History, Rockefeller Center, Madison Square Garden, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and of course the Central Park Zoo, located inside Central Park just steps from the hostel.

The Central Park West Hostel offers free WiFi in all areas of the building, including the dorms. There are staff-organized events held regularly for guest interaction and enjoyment. There is also a shared kitchen and cafe area, along with an open lounge with a flat-screen TV for guest enjoyment. Luggage storage services are available and lockers are provided in all dorm rooms for guest security. Daily housekeeping service is provided at the hostel, which also offers a 24-hour front desk for all guest needs. Some of the guest rooms include private bathrooms while others share baths located throughout the building.

This hostel offers a newly constructed roof deck for relaxing and entertaining, and there are two bunk bed dorm options as well as a private king room option for guests, with 4 guest rooms in total to choose from. This hotel offers airport shuttle service and is a non-smoking property. Pets are not allowed at the hostel. A tour desk is available to assist guests with sightseeing tours, tickets, reservations, and recommendations.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Air Conditioning

6.4 Good

based on 1,274 reviews

5.9

Cleanliness

5.7

Comfort

7.2

Staff

6.4

Value for money

Check in

15:00

Check out

11:00

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Toilet
No smoking
Toilet paper
Pets not allowed
Tour desk
Lockers
ATM on-site
Hairdryer
Shared bathroom
Trash cans
Shared kitchen
Shared lounge/TV area
Internet
Cable or satellite TV
Shared toilet
Shower
Air-conditioned
Vending machine (drinks)
Concierge service
Free Wi-Fi
Vending machine (snacks)
Storage available
Wardrobe or closet
Laundry facilities
Laundry service
Linens
Heating
Room service
Elevator
Daily housekeeping
Private bathroom
Coffee shop
Game room
24hr front desk
24-hour check-in
Airport shuttle (surcharge)

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Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • Central Park 1 km
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art 1.4 km
  • Frick Collection 2 km
  • Fifth Avenue 2.2 km
  • Museum of Modern Art 3 km
  • Broadway 3.2 km

About the Neighborhood

Upper West Side is known for: relaxed brunch spots, families, performing arts centers

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