NYC Hostel

140 15th St, Brooklyn, New York, USA, Distance from city centre: 5.4km

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Rating: 55%from 7 reviews

  • 60%Atmosphere
  • 51%Staff
  • 62%Security
  • 42%Cleanliness
  • 71%Location
  • 57%Value for money
  • 45%Facilities
Our hostel is a small three-story building. The common area is on the ground floor & the rooms are on the upper two floors. There is a kitchen for guests to cook, and free wifi & computer usage is also included. We also have a backyard/garden. Individual storage lockers are available for $2 per day.

Guests are only allowed to leave their luggage after they have already checked in. A valid ID is required for check in. US citizens should show a state ID.

We do NOT have a 24-hour reception. Check ins are from 3pm to 10pm.
We are closed from 11:30pm to 11:00am. If you come during this time, you won't be able to check-in or drop off luggage.

After you have checked in, there is no curfew and you are given the entry code for the door.

Taxes of 14.75% are not included in the price and are due at check in.

We do not provide accommodation for NYC residents.

We cannot guarantee that all people in the same group will be in the same room.

Cancellations must be made by email

Taxes of 14.75% are not included in the price and are due at check in.

We do not provide accommodation for NYC residents.

We cannot guarantee that all people in the same group will be in the same room.

All rooms are shared rooms. There are no private rooms. There are 4, 6 or 8 beds per room, so you will be sharing the room with other guests.

Cancellations must be made by email and must include your booking reference number and the full name of the person who made the reservation.
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Air Conditioning
  • Board Games
  • Breakfast not included
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes not included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 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 Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Taxes of 14.75% are not included in the price and are due at check in.

We do not provide accommodation for NYC residents.

We cannot guarantee that all people in the same group will be in the same room.

All rooms are shared rooms. There are no private rooms. There are 4, 6 or 8 beds per room, so you will be sharing the room with other guests.

Cancellations must be made by email and must include your booking reference number and the full name of the person who made the reservation.

Directions
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Note: We are in Brooklyn, not Manhattan.

**Please note that currently the R train doesn't go to Manhattan on Mondays-Fridays, so you'll need to change from the "N" train at Atlantic Ave.

By SUBWAY:
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From JFK airport by subway:
- Take the JFK AirTrain to exit the airport and connect to the subway (metro)
The AirTrain goes two directions. Make sure you take it to the Howard Beach stop.

- From the Howard Beach stop, take the A train (it's the only subway train there) towards Manhattan to the "Jay St - MetroTech" stop. It will be the 11th stop.
**Please note that on Saturdays and Sundays, the R train does not connect at Jay St. So instead of Jay St, you will need to go to the "Hoyt Schermerhorm" stop, which is one stop before Jay St. You can change to the G train there. Take the G train in the direction of Church Ave, and get off at the "4th Avenue" stop, located on 4th avenue and 10th st. Then walk south 5 blocks to 15th street.**

- At the "Jay St - MetroTech" stop, change to the R train.

- Take the R train to the "Prospect Ave" stop in the direction of "Bay Ridge" (this is towards Brooklyn and away from Manhattan). It will be the 5th stop.

- From the Prospect Ave stop, walk northeast for 2 short blocks to 15th st. Take a left and the hostel will be on your left. Building number 140.

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From La Guardia airport by bus/subway:

- Take the M60 bus from the airport terminal to the "Astoria Blvd" subway (metro) station (8 stops)

- Take the Q subway train in the direction of Manhattan and go until Altantic Ave station (14 stops) to transfer.

- Transfer to the R subway train in the direction of "Bay Ridge" (away from Manhattan) for 4 stops

- Get off at the "Prospect Ave" stop

- From the Prospect Ave stop, walk northeast for 2 short blocks to 15th st. Take a left and the hostel will be on your left. Building number 140.

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From Newark airport by train/subway:
- To exit the airport take the AirTrain to Newark Airport Railroad Station

- At the Newark Airport Railroad Station take the "Northeast Corridor" Train towards New York Penn Station

- At Penn Station, you'll need to exit the subway station and go up to street level and then walk from 7th avenue to 6th ave to take the "D" subway train going toward Coney Island (Brooklyn)

- The 4th stop on the "D" train will be the "Atlantic Avenue" stop. Change to the "R" subway train here, in the direction of "Bay Ridge"

- The 3rd stop on the "R" train will be "Prospect Ave"

- Get off at the "Prospect Ave" stop

- From the Prospect Ave stop, walk northeast for 2 short blocks to 15th st. Take a left and the hostel will be on your left. Building number 140.

Located Near

We are located in Brooklyn in New York City, near downtown Manhattan. The nearest subway is Prospect Avenue on the 'R' train. It's only 2 blocks away.
There is another subway station called '4th Avenue' that is 5 blocks away. The 'F' and 'G' trains stop there.

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