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Bowery's Whitehouse Hotel

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Toronto, Ontario
2 reviews
39 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2004

I was a bit anxious before I entered, standing outside the building and seeing two "XXX" cinemas across the street. The hostel is close to lots of interesting nightlife, but the streets immediately surrounding the hostel are not pleasant. I was not impressed with the dirty lobby, which smelled of urine. And when I began to check in to the...

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Switzerland
1 review
4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2004

Hi, Im, from switzerland and I spent 26 nights in this hostel. The staff is very nice, the room are very small but very cheap compared to the others hostels in new york. I had a private room with television. The hostel is clean and safe, the staff could not be better, I dont know why to spend 130 $...

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Amsterdam, OH
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4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2004

Spend money in the nearby bars, don't expect a great room. We liked the area, the 'cubicles' are not impressive but offer you a private place to leave luggage. don't go here for a romantic stay. Use it for a hard-clubbing / site seeing weekend with friends. You get what you can expect. The major plus is in the location...

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Seattle, WA, USA
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4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2004

I stayed at the Bowery's Whitehouse Hotel from Augest 6-14, 2004. I chose the Bowery's Whitehouse Hotel, because i wanted a private room, and did not feel safe with a multi guest room, but did not want to pay the HIGH prices at a regulare hotel, and was traveling on a tight budget. It was a great experience. The staff...

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Cologne, Germany
1 review
12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2004

My boyfriend and me stayed at the whitehouse hotel for a week, and since we liked the atmosphere, the location and the friendliness of the staff we didn't change hotels although we felt a distinct tickling on our first nights that felt like insects crawling adross our bodies. As we didn't find any bites the next morning we didn't care....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2004

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 19 January 2004

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Reviewed 15 January 2004

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Berkeley, California
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Reviewed 18 December 2003

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The Whitehouse Hotel of NY is one of the most affordable hostels in New York, offering single and double air-conditioned units with the privacy and security you're looking for. Located in New York City's No-Ho district, our New York hostel is the perfect choice for backpackers, students and travelers on a budget. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bowery's Whitehouse Hotel

Address: 340 Bowery, New York City, NY 10012-2458
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan , NoHo
Price Range: €48 - €59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 96
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“location is key ! and it is VERY cheap.”
 of 5 bubbles Emicalos, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Even though it's in an amazing part of NYC, it's so not worth it! Can't believe this place is legal!! Never again!”
 of 5 bubbles RBr94, 17 Aug 2014 | Read review
“They are all the same(at least the single ones).”
 of 5 bubbles tima601, 3 Jul 2014 | Read review
“My stay at the Bowery Whitehouse Hotel started off in agony and anxious moments and only a stalwart effort on my part gave me the strength to not give into frustration but instead focus on the work that took me to New York.”
 of 5 bubbles dokubog, 1 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Bring an alarm clock since there are no clocks in the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles johnbL9703NT, 28 May 2014 | Read review
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