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Dexter House Hostel

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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good18%
  • Average27%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible33%
24 Dec 2016
“FLOP HOUSE DIVE FROM HELL”
30 Jan 2016
“A NO-FRILLS UPPER WEST SIDE EXPERIENCE”
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Reviewed 24 December 2016

Don't be misled -- this is a SRO (look that up and run away) flop house for near homeless folk, with ONE TINY (even by NYC standards, I mean 4 feet by 4 feet ) elevator for FIFTEEN HUGE FLOORS, that will hit you with...More

1  Thank Dean B
Reviewed 30 January 2016

I used to LIVE here when it was a residence hotel in the '70s and see that it is a hostel now. The pipes clang, the plumbing is Olde New York, but it is an experience from yesteryear. In this time of skyrocketing prices for...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2013

Good neighborhood, subway and crosstown bus next block, supermarket and good restaurants nearby. The first time I was there it was in 1993 and then I choosed Dexter as my place to stay in NYC three more times since, in the years of 1994, 2007...More

2  Thank Patifernandes
Reviewed 8 November 2012

I would say it's worth the money you pay for it. The room was ok, clear, but a bit dark. It's close to the underground station which is obviously a good thing. The room service was acceptable. If you need wi-fi access, you have to...More

3  Thank Evan S
Reviewed 18 February 2012

If all your after is a roof over your head, a bed and simple amenities this is the place for you. Especially if you only want to go and explore beautiful New York City. No problems, as we were out all day and just wanted...More

4  Thank Dee1828
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Price range
US$60 - US$95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms
22
Location
United States > New York > New York City > Upper West Side / Manhattan
Also Known As
Dexter House Hotel New York City
Dexter House New York
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Traveller (19)
Room & Suite (3)
Hotel & Grounds (10)
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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
...More
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