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Hotel Mela
Ranked #256 of 473 Hotels in New York City
Reviewed 11 July 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at this hotel in NYC. We had tickets to see Dave Chapelle @ Radio City. The room was clean, very, very small, however, we didn't spend much time in the room. The bed was super comfortable and the room was very clean. The biggest perk is the location. We were able to walk to RCMH and after the show we walked to Times Square (2 min walk). The staff was also super friendly! I highly recommend this hotel if traveling either alone or with your significant other. This is not a hotel for a family.

  • Stayed: June 2014
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Reviewed 11 July 2014

the people were great the hotel is a block away from the heart of New York the price was a little bit much but if you want to be were the action is this is the place clean rooms friendly help full coffee was on all the time

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  • Stayed: August 2013, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 8 July 2014

This was a nice hotel, small room, very clean and very quiet. We were on the 16th floor. Staff VERY accommodating and courteous. We made our reservation on a Saturday, day of our stay. Parking garage right next door, and good restaurants/bars on the block. We saw the Times Square marquee's reflected off the adjacent building, that was pretty unique.

  • Stayed: July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 8 July 2014 via mobile

The first night when I pulled the sheets back I discovered they had not been changed. There were stains and hair on them. Gross!! They sent up new sheets for ME to use to change them. There was no ice machine so we had to call everyday for ice. We weren't going to pay $30 to rent a refrigerator.

Stayed: July 2014
3  Thank Rose V
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HotelManagerMela, General Manager at Hotel Mela, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2014

Hello Rose,

We appreciate you taking time out of your day to write a review on your experience at the Mela.

Additionally I must say we are dismayed at the condition your room was in upon check-in. We absolutely change sheets with fresh new linens for each of our guests.

This is really not normal for our hotel and we are looking into this matter as we speak.

I'm very very sorry about this incident; please contact me directly at your convenience; I would love to recover this situation for you.

Yours in Service,

Nick Ivezaj
General Manager
Hotel Mela
email: nicki@hotelmela.com

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Reviewed 7 July 2014

  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled on business
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HotelManagerMela, General Manager at Hotel Mela, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2014

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Reviewed 6 July 2014

Great service and friendly attitude of the staff. We were given an upgrade and treated very well. Location is great got theater goers like us. Close to everything . Nice food options tight next to hotel. Great experience

  • Stayed: July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 6 July 2014

As usual I book my flights long in advance using hipmunk.com and then later I get around to the hotel, again on hipmunk.com (awesome website for flights and hotels - my best advice to my fellow travelers). This time however, I used Amtrak to get down from Boston where I was visiting - very convenient. Arrived at Penn Station and walked along 7th Ave to get to hotel - bad choice with so many, many people; best to walk along 6th Ave. The hotel is fine, but unremarkable, and a bit small as you might expect for NYC. Easy to get around from here by foot or subway to see the sights and plays on Broadway. Also ended up in Greenwich Village and by pure chance dined at a Spanish restaurant "Sevilla" - this was out of this world, with amazing Sangria, and so very pleasant if you like such food.

  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Address: 120 West 44th St, New York City, NY 10036
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Region: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Times Square / Theater District , Manhattan
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#161 Business Hotel in New York City
#164 Romantic Hotel in New York City
#173 Luxury Hotel in New York City
Price Range: £94 - £255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Mela 4*
Number of rooms: 233
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