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Jazz on the Park Youth Hotel

36 West 106th Street @ Central Park West, New York City, New York, USA, Distance from city centre: 10.1km

Rating: 72% from 109 reviews

  • 72%Atmosphere
  • 74%Staff
  • 73%Security
  • 68%Cleanliness
  • 83%Location
  • 69%Value for money
  • 64%Facilities

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  • 80%
  • 29 Dec 2014 Sabrina Indonesia
  • In general, the hostel is good. Easy for subway, good beds. But for me what was difficult, they had internet only in the lobby, no wifi or cable ineternet in rooms. The staff is also friendly. However, the booked room is not guaranteed. The twin room I had boked for me and my friend was taken until we arrived so we had no chice but to stay in different rooms.
  • 66%
  • 23 Dec 2014 Anonymous Uzbekistan
  • Don't stay in this hostel.
  • 40%
  • 18 Dec 2014 MARIANA Brazil
  • Been to a lot of hostels in my life. I saw the reviews on this one so almost didn't go there, but the price pulled me, luckly! The people are SUPER friendly, and the place is just clean and nice. I don't know if the changed management or what. True, there is some noise from the next door club, but it didn't bother me. I really recommend!
  • 100%
  • 08 Dec 2014 Anonymous Israel
  • Very helpful staff. Great location. My only complaint is that the room was too hot with radiator heating, so we kept window open.
  • 94%
  • 05 Dec 2014 martin USA
  • The separated bathrooms on different floors or hallways is annoying, but doable. The constant partying monday to thursday in somewhat annoying, when the internet only works in the common area, but understandable for it is a youth hostel. So there's no reason to cry about that. The female staff are far more approuchable than the male, wich seem to just lounge around mainly, quite ownerlike, which truly was annoying. The rooms windows could use some isolation and they could use thicker blankets.
  • 57%
  • 02 Dec 2014 Tomi Finland
  • My bed (room 101, bed D) was next to a couple of really hot pipes, so with the heating turned up max in the whole facility, I was superhot during the nights. I'm usually cold when I'm sleeping (no matter how hot the room is) so it must've been absolutely boiling in my bunk. The others in the room were fine though so it must've just been that bunk. I'm not sure if there's anything to do about it but I thought I'd let you know! Thanks for a great stay, the staff were super-friendly and helpful :)
  • 89%
  • 27 Nov 2014 Vendela Belgium
  • It is a really good Hostel, very clean and next to subway and other important points in the city.
  • 80%
  • 25 Nov 2014 Wesley Brazil
  • The staff was great, particularly Mary. She was always smiling and seemed genuinely happy to help with any questions or anything else that came up. Among the best I've encountered in many years on the road...
  • 80%
  • 21 Nov 2014 Jay USA
  • There is no Internet access from the rooms. Half of the time internet was not working at the common area where is the only place with wifi (I had to go out many times and walk in the rain in order to get things done). In the common area, they put many nights extremely loud music (as if you are in a club), while preparing to take the tourists out for club tours. This is definitely not respectful of other people who are not into the same lifestyle. Very poor aesthetics and cleanliness.
  • 37%
  • 20 Nov 2014 Anonymous Greece
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