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Reviewed 23 February 2013

Very clean, modern, and comfortable. Also great amenities such as restaurant, bar, ipads, in room temp control. Rooms are smaller but who stays in their room in nyc? Great views from rooftop terrace! Staff very friendly! Best of all great price for Manhattan and right near grand central!!!!!

  • Stayed: February 2013, travelled with friends
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Thank rachelrabb
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Reviewed 23 February 2013

We will need to adjust to the smaller room, ( compared to other hotels) ...but don't think we will ever stay anywhere elseloved the rooftop and can't wait to return in warmer weather-- i have a "PODdiction" --- mreen

  • Stayed: February 2013
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Thank Mreen731
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Reviewed 23 February 2013

Just came back from spending 5 nights there. We're a young married couple with 2 big suitcases.
It's genius how they just managed to fit under the bed. Otherwise it'd been impossible to stay 5 nights there.
Location is perfect you can walk to Grand central in minutes and Time Sq too. But the area is quiet by NY standards.
Plenty of delis etc in the area.
Pod 39 has a luxury Youth Hostel vibe about it. At the grand old age of 34 I felt a little old there :-)
The concierge were brilliant and very hip. Front desk too.
ipads in the lobby were really useful although totally unprivate as people who walk out of the lift can see the screens!
So we had a Queen room, I can't image how a double was any smaller as the room really was tiny. Just enough space to walk around the bed. But what else do you need at that price. TV was great.
My only criticism would be that there wasn't enough space to hang or hide your clothes.
I will definitely stay there again. I just hope it stays as clean, cheap and funky as it is now.
Oh and the bed is really comfortable so good night's sleep there!

Room Tip: Got to go for a Queen room. If it really is bigger!?
  • Stayed: February 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank TheYoungTraveller
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Reviewed 22 February 2013

Tipical small nyc room with a tiny bathroom, but still nice. All the furniture looks modern and new. Service is ok.
It has a nice taco bar in the ground floor and all the hotel have a young and fresh atmosphere. Its also 2 block from Grand Central Station

Stayed: February 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 21 February 2013

I stayed here in January of 2013. I was given a room on the 13th floor and had a great view of the empire state building! The room was small but, for a single traveler, it was perfect. The lounge downstairs is interesting and the bar tenders make great drinks. Try The Traveler. I will be back!

  • Stayed: January 2013, travelled solo
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Thank skecdidas24
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