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Rooftop Terrace
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re looking for a practical place to stay, The Bowery House could be perfect for you! I stayed for 9 days in the cabin. You can here the other cabins because the ceiling is “shared”, but you can’t see the others. The hostel has...More

Thank Marina T
Response from Ghia P, General Manager at The Bowery HouseResponded 1 week ago

Greetings, Thank you for your valued feedback! We are a small boutique hostel, but location is great, staff very personable, and affordable even for NYC standards! With several subways close by, our guests can get to anywhere they need to in the city. We sincerely...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No free baggage storage. Only one small dark bathroom, where the floor was always wet. Rude cleaning lady. Everything was charged extra. No breakfast.They close the door after 11 pm and don't tell you this, I had to ring and wait 15 minutes before anyone...More

1  Thank 122maike
Response from Ghia P, General Manager at The Bowery HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Greetings, Sorry to hear about your experience at our property! Luggage storage is not included in your reservation to keep prices low and affordable. It is free of charge coming in, but we have limited space, as for the charge at the end of your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were efficient. Literally no check in before 3 I like other hotels that will let you check in early if they have rooms available. In someways it’s basic. Literally a small bedside table and 2 hooks on the wall for clothes. Even having...More

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Response from Ghia P, General Manager at The Bowery HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Greetings, Thank you for your valued feedback. We are a small boutique hostel, limited in space, but great neighborhood, staff, and affordable even for NYC standards. We do offer early check in, as long as the cabins are ready for our guests, otherwise you are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved the small guestroom with comfy bathrobes. The only issue is there is no celling, so we hear everyone cough or snore. Staff at front desk very friendly. Well situated, close to chinatown and italien quarter. The big highlight is the rooftop, we drank our...More

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Response from Ghia P, General Manager at The Bowery HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Greetings, Thank you so much for your valued feedback! Given the history and set up of our property, we offer small spaces but affordable for NYC. Our rooftop is one of the best as it is exclusive to only our guests and open 24 hours!...More

Reviewed 19 April 2018

Price is really high for what they offer: 3sqm room with no ceiling in a huge area with about 50 more rooms. This means that you can hear all what's going on in the other rooms. They try to make it look bohemian but it's...More

1  Thank David D
Response from Ghia P, General Manager at The Bowery HouseResponded 19 April 2018

Greetings, Sorry to hear about your experience at our property. We are a small boutique hostel, but affordable, considering the location, the convenience of restaurants, bars, stores, and subway stations for guests who are not familiar with NYC but want to explore on their own....More

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Art M
29 March 2018|
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Response from TBH_220 | Property representative |
Greetings! Yes, it's safe to leave your luggage in your cabins, as no one will enter the cabin unless instructed by the guest. However luggage storage is offered anytime during your stay. After check out, it will be $10 for... More
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samanthajwebb
8 September 2017|
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Response from LiseMcDowall | Reviewed this property |
There are plugs by the mirror, in the ladies bathroom anyway:-) I think you can leave your bag at their office for 10 dollars:-)
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"Don't book it unless it's an emergency.... No roof on the rooms, tiny "room" feels like a..."
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