HI NYC Hostel
HI NY is situated in a great location, ideal for exploring New York in every direction. The main subway line is one block away, as is Broadway Avenue. The famous Central Park is just 3 Blocks away. Many other attractions can be easily reached by bus or subway. Some attractions within walking distance include Museum Mile, Central Park Zoo, St. John the Divine Cathedral, Columbia University, General Grant's Tomb, the Fireman's Memorial and a variety of shops, restaurants and much more.
The HI New York is the largest hostel in North America and has 672 beds, a number of lounges, patio garden and a cafe. It has been renowned as the citys premier hostel.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner can be bought in the cafe and a number of fun services are available in the lounge.
Our friendly, helpful staff, combined with our great services creates a warm atmosphere to ensure you enjoy your stay with us. We offer guest discounts on site and NY City Tours, many of which are free.
Our Services Include:
-Clean, comfortable, spacious rooms
-Free linens, towels, and housekeeping service
-Fully air conditioned rooms
-Free in-room lockers
-NY movies shown in our cosy TV room
-Self-service kitchen w/utensils
-Latest Play Station 2 and Wii games
-Exciting NYC tours
-Outdoor Terrace/patio and garden
-Self-service laundry facilities
-Check in at 3pm
-If you are not a member of Hostelling International USA, a small fee will apply
-Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult; parent, guardian or chaperone. Also, guest under the age of 18 are not allowed to accommodate shared dormitory.
The maximum stay for any guest is 14 days for one calendar year
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Air Conditioning
- Airport Transfers
- Bicycle parking
- Cable TV
- Card Phones
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Games Room
- Hair Dryers
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Internet Access
- Key Card Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Late check-out
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Meeting Rooms
- No Curfew
- Outdoor Terrace
- Pool Table
- Reading Light
- Reception (limited hours)
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Towels Included
- Vending Machines
- Wheelchair Friendly
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Check-in: 4pm. We have a 24hr cancellation policy. Late cancellations and no-shows shall be charged the equivalent of the first night's accommodation.
Booking must be cancelled by 6:00 pm the day prior. All reservations cancelled 1 day prior by 6:00 pm Eastern Standard time will not incur a penalty. We will asses a one night charge thereafter.
Pre-paid/advance purchased reservations are non-cancelable and non-refundable. All nights will be forfeited in the event of a no-show or cancellation.
***Mixed or coed dormitories can only accommodate guests traveling together as mixed travel companions. Individual guests cannot be accommodated in mixed dormitory rooms.
All parties of this reservation are guaranteed a bed for the duration of the requested stay. We cannot guarantee that all parties will be in the same room or room type requested. Hi New York will work diligently in an attempt to place all parties associated with this reservation in the same room and accommodation type as requested at time of booking.
Please note that guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent, legal guardian or chaperone. Guests under the age of 16 are not permitted to stay in the shared dormitories.
HI New York will process a one night room charge for any reservations received for 8 or more beds. If we are unable to secure payment, we will cancel the reservation. If we are unable to secure payment for a pre-paid/advance purchase reservations, HI New York will contact the guest via email and asked them to provide a valid method of payment using a credit card authorization form. If payment is not received within 48 hours, the pre-paid reservation will be cancelled and discounted rates forfeited.
The maximum stay for any guest is 20 days for each calendar year. We do not accommodate residents from within a 75-mile radius of the property.
Packages: For the security of all guests and team members. we do not accept any parcel/ packages that arrive for guest not currently checked in to our system. All such packages will be returned to sender(not signed for) and should be looked for at your originating location.
**Hostelling International New York is a private organization geared toward creating educational opportunities; therefore we do not except local NYC residents as overnight guests.
Non-members will be asked to pay a $4 non-membership fee per night.
This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival.
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Located in Manhattan's Upper West Side at Amsterdam and 103rd.
By subway take the #1 train to the 103rd Street Station, walk 1 block east (toward Starbucks) on 103rd.