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    World Hotel

    101 Bowery, New York City, NY 10002-4900
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    “IF YOU COULDN´T FIND ANOTHER ONE....”
    6 Mar 2017
    “Run away and don't look back”
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    Reviewed 9 November 2016

    NYC can be incredible expensive - especially for hotels. For 3 nights I booked the World Hotel in Chinatown - it is on The Bowery near Canal Street - but not so close to a subway. The room was tiny - 1-2 feet larger than...More

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    Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

    This hotel is inexpensive compared to most and when you arrive, it is apparent why. There are only stairs, very steep stairs, to get to the lobby and your room. The bed took most of the room; however, it was clean. You have your choice...More

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    Reviewed 27 September 2016

    The room was extremely small and was able to contain a bed and nothing more. It could barely contain our suitcases. It had no windows and no shelves or hooks to place things or hang towels. The place was dirty and had cockroaches in the...More

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    Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

    First of all, the receptionists don't know almost anything about the city. They just stay there and wait the end of their shift, sleeping with opened eyes. If you ask them something they look like "wt*, what should I say now?!".There are only 4 toilets...More

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    Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

    Very quiet nice and cheap didn't like how I had to use the stairs coming in but I also expected at least a microwave lol but comfy bed atleast very nice people tried to provide as much as they can it's close to a lot...More

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    • US$57 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Chinatown
    Bursting with an amazing array of sights, sounds, and
    smells on every block, a visit to Chinatown feels like
    entering a different world. It’s a colorful spectacle
    that gets even more crowded on weekends, when families
    stream in to enjoy huge dim sum feasts and to stock up
    at the markets on Mott Street. To take a break from
    the buzz, grab something sweet from one of the many
    bakeries in the area and head to Columbus Park, where
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    BabsLimerick_Ireland
    Hi, is there a safety deposit box in the room or at the reception desk ?
    28 March 2017|
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    Response from Marko B | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there are electronic safes in the rooms.
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    Dionne T
    Do you pick up from JFK?
    11 February 2017|
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    Response from Agne M | Reviewed this property |
    No i'm sure they don't provide this service. We took metro, it's close to a metro stop.
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    Raymond C
    I have a booking with you on the 11/12/16 5 night is it possible to up grade to another room
    8 October 2016|
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    Response from Marría C | Reviewed this property |
    I am not the hotel, I am a traveler
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    "It would be a good idea to hang some shelves or at least some hooks so you can hang your towels up to dry..."
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    "Don't be disgusting and annoy everybody else."
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    "JUST STAY AWAY. If you have to stay here go for first floor as there's no lift."
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