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Rosario, Argentina
Reviewed 1 July 2013

Small hotel, very well located -just some blocks from times Sq., near subways- the room I stayed was all new, nice accomodattions and efficient front desk (they kept me stuff I bought from Amazon and solved some problems I had with ítems not delivered) The only thing I didn´t like was it had no place for breakfast -it has a...

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Wilson, North Carolina
Reviewed 27 June 2013

Stayed at the Washington Jefferson hotel for 4 nights. The location is great! Close to almost anything and had a very clean room and bathroom. There were 4 of us. One room had to double beds. The other room to single beds. This room was very small, but very clean. I had to get used to the size of the...

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Reviewed 23 June 2013

Enjoyed my stay here. The staff were friendly and the room was compact but had all I needed and was clean. The Location was excellent - walking distance to Times Square . Near the subway and the "Hells Kitchen" area with plenty of restaurants. Free wi fi was a bonus and a great diner (Cosmic) nearby. Would stay there again....

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 19 June 2013

Just a perfect place to stay if your buget is enough for 3 stars hotel. The hotel is located in the quiet part of 51W street but only few blocks away from Time square and subway stations to almost every part of Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens. There are many restaurants and cute NY style bars nearby. We enjoy very much...

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Maple Grove, Minnesota
Reviewed 6 June 2013

I just got back from NYC and stayed at the Washington Jefferson for the first time. The location and price were the main reason I booked. You can't beat being just a couple blocks off Times Square and conveniently located near the subway. I was pleasantly surprised by the size of the room - honestly, it's NYC so EVERY hotel...

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new england
Reviewed 1 June 2013

Let’s start with the good. It is in a great location near Times Square and the Theater District. The front desk staff was very pleasant and helpful. Our smoke detector was beeping. After being reported to the front desk it was replaced within 5 minutes. Check out time is noon, which gave us some extra time. They did hold out...

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wjhotel, Director of Sales at Washington Jefferson Hotel, responded to this review

Dear RLMOM65, Thank you very much for your review, and for your stay at the WJ Hotel. We are happy to hear that your found our staff to be pleasant ,helpful, and also that you considered our location to be very convenient central. We do offer a number of different room categories, from the Petite to Deluxe and Junior Suites,...

Norfolk, Virginia
Reviewed 31 May 2013

After staying at the W-J in January 2012 on a business trip, I happily returned in January 2013 for a second visit. Big mistake! It was pretty basic, no frills, on my first trip, so I thought I knew what to expect, but now the management seems to be really cutting corners. My room was the cheapest option, a single...

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wjhotel, Director of Sales at Washington Jefferson Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Vonschwind, Thank you for your stay, and also for sharing with us your experience at the WJ Hotel. We are really sorry not meeting your expectations, and we would like to apologize for your fitness center experience. We realize how important it is to get a daily dose of exercise, especially on a business trip, and we share your...

Reviewed 28 May 2013

Stayed there with a friend for a week during end of march. we got a very clean room and a big bed which was roomy enough for the both of us. the shower was clean and tidy every day with new towels and hot water. the cosirege was lovely and helpful. we had such a good time there that we...

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 May 2013

Stayed at this hotel in September 2009. The rooms were small but I believe this is standard in NY. The rooms were clean. The biggest problem we had was that the staff were really rude and unaccommodating. Our room was not the same as we had reserved and they basically said take it or leave it.

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Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 19 May 2013 via mobile

Got the WJ on Hotwire for around $200 per night and would not pay any more. The location is fantastic for theater, dinning, Times Square etc. The building is an old converted apartment building with 1 elevator serving 6 floors. We were on 3 so ended up taking the stairs most of the time. The rooms are tiny - even...

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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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Everyone has a New York story. What will be yours?The Washington Jefferson Hotel beckons with comfortable, unpretentious accommodations, a warm staff and an exceptional, customer-oriented experience. Stay in one of our 135 rooms and suites equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access, Frette linens and towels, iPod docking stations, a daily copy of The New York Times, luxury bathroom amenities and flat-screen HDTVs.Discover an NYC boutique hotel that is both pleasantly tucked away and yet right in the middle of the action. The WJ is one of the most conveniently located hotels near Times Square, just steps from the best of Broadway shows and musicals, as well as Restaurant Row, Central Park, Rockefeller Center and various other attractions. Whether you are here to make big business deals or gaze upon the city’s legendary sights, the WJ Hotel is here to help write your ideal New York story. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Washington Jefferson Hotel

Address: 318 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6499
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Hell's Kitchen , Manhattan
Price Range: €116 - €427 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Washington Jefferson Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 135
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Also Known As:
Hotel Washington Jefferson
Washington Jefferson Hotel New York
Washington Jefferson New York City
Hotel Style:
#182 Business Hotel in New York City
#213 Family Hotel in New York City
#214 Romantic Hotel in New York City
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