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Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

First time in USA. Staff at the hotel were so helpful. Top customer service thank you for making our visit a pleasurable one. Situated in a good spot for all major sight seeing. Would definitely recommend the Seton Hotel

Thank Marilyn P
Vancouver Island, Canada
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

Great location, love the "no frills" together with no hardships. Everything was good quality and well maintained. We loved the nearby "Everyday Gourmet Deli" which had all the food we wanted, cheap and quick!

Thank gmr586
East Coast
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

We were in town for a travel conference and stayed at the Seton. It was comfortable enough although the rooms are very compact. The walls are pretty thin so I was glad the UN general assembly was over the day we arrived. The staff was very accommodating

Thank triplovernj
New York
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Read the fine print, this dingy dark place in midtown offers one bathroom (bathtub + toilet) per floor. Horrid nightmare! Ended up leaving after my first night's stay. It is a little more than a hostel, with dark dingy rooms.

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leslee60, Owner at Seton Hotel, responded to this review

I apologize that the Seton Hotel did not meet your expectations. The vast majority of our rooms have private en suite bathrooms. When you book a room with a shared bathroom the ratio of rooms that share a bathroom on a particular floor are 2-4 rooms sharing 1-2 bathrooms. More 

Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Small hotel in a very nice and convenient location. It is clean and "cute". The rooms are very small and it is a struggle to move if more than one person in the room. Staff is ok, there are is no minibar, no safe and no room service. Would try sometimg else the next time.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 5 nights in April. Good Points : Great location Friendly staff Clean & Tidy Hotel Bad Points : Small rooms Shared bathroom Summary : Our 1st room was a shocker. Small and like a closet with inter-connecting room. Had to request a move and was willing to pay to move. Initial disappointed but the bigger room which... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

Location is very good being close to Grand Central Station and not too far from Times Square and The Empire State Building. Rooms aren't huge but with high ceilings they do feel quite airy. Air con units can be noisy and therefore not great to leave on overnight. Problem opening the windows is the street is busy. Friendly staff, rooms... More 

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5 reviews
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Lovely and clean, excellent friendly service. Right in the heart of Manhattan - a great place to stay. Nice decoration in rooms and staff friendly and informative, good prices too. We will stay here again.

Thank Stuart M
Green River, Wyoming
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

Cute little rooms (very little) that were nicely decorated. Staff was great. Everyone was very friendly and accommodating. Liked the location in the city, just a block from Grand Central Station. Our room was on the second floor. When the garbage was being picked up out in the street it sounded like the truck was parked in our room. It... More 

Thank Jonathan W
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Reviewed 3 September 2016

Wonderful staff, very informative if area, Once you get passed the smaller rooms that you may be normally used to, rooms are very charming, clean and modern. Security is good, you have to be "buzzed" in after certain time even though the area is fine. If you like to walk, not far from most main attractions, otherwise GCS is a... More 

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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building, iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit the Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Seton Hotel offers a variety of rooms catering to international and value conscious travelers. We offer beautifully restored accommodations at affordable prices, making us an ideal Midtown East choice. We have brought unique style and comfort to every guest room. There are several different room types including an economy option with shared bathrooms. The new lobby, fresh and unique in its design, presents a striking arrival experience. Our guest lounge is perfect for enjoying complimentary hot beverages, reading or relaxing in comfort and style. Close to the city's major shopping and entertainment venues, as well as Grand Central Station, the United Nations and many Park Avenue's corporate headquarters. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seton Hotel

Address: 144 East 40th Street, New York City, NY 10016-1762
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Manhattan
Price Range: €98 - €436 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Seton Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 61
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Also Known As:
Seton Hotel New York City
Hotel Style:
#19 Best Value Hotel in New York City
#120 Romantic Hotel in New York City
#146 Family Hotel in New York City
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“Choose premium room for your own bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles jdweasel05, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Quiet, clean and friendly”
 of 5 bubbles 220catherinee, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Alth it wasn´t my case,I noticed that there were rooms that didn´t have priv bathrooms,so,be aware of this when making your reservation.”
 of 5 bubbles mariselab2013, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Choose one with a en-suite”
 of 5 bubbles gillianh518, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles slmmets31, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
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