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Rockledge, Florida
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Our company booked us here so we wouldn't have to drive so far (usually stay in Jersey). It is smaller than the pics lead you to believe. Had to turn side ways to get around the beds. No TV. Parking is hit or miss and you must move the car most days for street cleaning. Shared kitchen and no place...

Thank thepope3_12
Danbury, Connecticut
Reviewed 15 May 2015

After our company made payment and had confirmation letter. The landlord asked me to pay him another $150 cash in person. The landlord must have mental problem and there is no physical key to your room. Definitely the most terrible place and disgusting landlord ever. Beware!

1Thank LindaSSS
New York
Reviewed 7 November 2012

We were unlucky enough to be in New York for Hurricane Sandy. This guesthouse was our safe haven and we certainly had a pleasant stay. Well within walking distance of the 125th street subway stations for easy access to the rest of Manhattan. Also check out Sylvia's restaurant to the west as well as the Apollo Theatre. Well worth the...

Thank Dave H
Lucerne, Switzerland
Reviewed 10 October 2012

The landlord definitely must have retouched the pictures he sent to me upfront. But if you take a closer look, it is horrible. I stayed in the 'Radio City' room for $3000/month because I was on business trip and was very busy and no time to search for some other room. But the room is absolutely cheap furnished and dirty....

1Thank Elea B
New York
Reviewed 9 October 2012

2Thank Julia S
Big Lake, Alaska
Reviewed 4 October 2012

We booked this hotel 2 months in advance and was confirmed for a room with 2 queen sized beds. We called to find out if we could check out late and was told they "decided" to just put us in a room with a bunk bed. Then we had a lot of hassle to cancel the reservation.

2Thank ashy4jc
New York
Reviewed 19 September 2012

1Thank Anais C
Reviewed 30 October 2008

I've stayed at many, inexpensive places, in NYC and I always expect the same drab accommodations and I've never written about any of them since you get what you pay for - however, this place was totally different. The staff were so attentive and caring. Whatever I needed was given to me. They were sooooo sweet. If I needed more...

Thank RayrayFlorida
Reviewed 16 September 2008

The staff (Angelo & Christina) were fantastic and very helpful. The rooms are clean, but there needs to be more of an investment in paint/linens. The amenities listed were either not there, had to be asked for and provided by the staff or broken. It is not an area to be traveled in at night, but safe during the daytime....

4Thank proudflesh
New York
Reviewed 2 January 2008

What I loved about this place is that it is IMMACULATELY clean, the staff of two, who live on the premises where so very friendly. It was decorated very nicely. I rented their smallest room but they had a few different styles. Anthony, who is the caretaker there and extremely friendly, showed me (for a future stay) their 975 sq...

3Thank coolfunguynyc

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Additional Information about Achieve Guest House

Address: 36 E 126th St, btwn 5th Ave & Madison Ave, New York City, NY 10035-1530
Region: United States > New York > New York City
Hotel Class:2 star — Achieve Guest House 2*
Number of rooms: 5
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