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City View Inn

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

When I booked this hotel, I knew I was not going to a five stars, but having the carpet dirty in the main reception, dirty rooms, that clearly haven't seen a vacuum cleaner in ages. But the worst was the smell in the hallways. You smells cigars all around the place. Since I had reserved a non-smoking room, I expected...

Thank Alessandro M
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a 2.5-3 star hotel. Location- this hotel is located in Queens. It is in a residential area. We had 2 children with us( I wouldn't walk around the neighborhood with them) but if you are just looking for a place to sleep and watch television it's fine. There was a Catholic Church 2-3 blocks away. Continental breakfast- very...

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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

If I could give zero stars, I would. This place is a dump. Worst hotel I have ever stayed it. Reeks of marijuana. A broken elevator that is clearly not working correctly but still available to use. Couldn't get a single good night's sleep because the people next to me kept setting off their fire alarm smoking weed all night...

Thank Martin F
Pune, India
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We stayed at City View Inn from 7th to 10th July 2016. It was a nice stay here with group. It is nice hotel and we stayed at Deluxe room. Location is not that good, however can be reached to nearest metro within 10 Mins. They have good Airport Transfer facility. The buffet breakfast was really a mess and the...

1Thank PKBhakat
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Dirty carpets in room/lobby, slippery tubs, didn't get city view rooms as requested and online site was not working. Management refused to provide email confirmation. Very old building without proper maintenance

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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

The front desk guys were very friendly and helpful. Our room it was cleaned daily beds dressed towels changed everyday. they have a shuttle to take you to the nearest metro stop from 9am to 9pm u can use once a day to and from station. Wifi all over hotel. Breakfast included 6am to 10pm plenty of choice. Closest subway...

Thank mollycoolanclar1
Reviewed 7 December 2016

If adventure is your thing this is the hotel for you. Greeting you at reception is a guy struggling to speak English behind inch thick bullet proof glass. The smell of weed is overpowering. The corridors are filthy. The rooms are dirty, dirty curtains dirty carpets. Plus a lovely smear of blood on the wallpaper. And just for good measure...

2Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We had a very nice stay.. the guy at the desk during the day shift was so nice accommodating!!! He gave us a great little Irish Pub around the corner that had great food and service !! They have a shuttle that takes you to the train station (7).. the room was clean and the bed was comfortable.. we are...

Thank Lisa M
Bergen, Norway
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is a very nice hotel. It is old, but a great hotel. The first impression was not so good to be honest, the house looked like the home from the Adams family ha-ha, and around the hotel there was a cemetery, but don´t be scared by that. When we got in we were greeted by the fantastic friendly staff....

Thank Elīze L
Fort Mill, South Carolina
Reviewed 7 October 2016

The front desk guys were very friendly and helpful. The building is older and I like the charm of it. Our room had a good view of the city and it was clean. The building itself has a bit of a smoke smell, but I know that NY doesn't have the same laws as SC and FL with indoor smoking....

1Thank Amber J

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about City View Inn

Address: 3317 Greenpoint Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101-2011 (Formerly BEST WESTERN City View Inn)
Region: United States > New York > Queens > Long Island City
Price Range: €101 - €137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — City View Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 71
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Also Known As:
Best Western City View Hotel Long Island City
Best Western Long Island City
Long Island City Best Western
City View Inn Long Island City, New York
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