Central Park West Hostel
2 stars

Central Park West Hostel

201 West 87th Street, New York, NY 10024, United States
+1 646 490 7348
From
£28
Cheapest

rate per night

5.5
Passable

based on 196 reviews

Central Park West Hostel
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Standard Room
Double room

About Central Park West Hostel

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Located a short walk from 96th Street IRT Broadway - Seventh Avenue Line Subway Station, Central Park West Hostel is an ideal base when in New York City. It also provides laundry facilities, a 24-hour reception and an airport shuttle.

The hostel has a laundry service, luggage storage and an atm/cash machine. Wi-Fi is also available.

Rooms at Central Park West Hostel are comfortable and provide cable/satellite channels. All boast their very own bathroom where a shower and a hair dryer can be found.

The hostel offers a conveniently located on-site café where guests can have a meal before heading out to explore the region. A wide choice of dining options are also available in close proximity to the property.

Conveniently situated, Central Park West Hostel is a short stroll from 96th Street Ind Second Avenue Line. It is also within walking distance of the American Museum of Natural History.

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Central Park West Hostel

  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • ATM on-site
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Game room

Laundry

  • Iron and ironing board
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Room service
  • 24-hour front desk

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free toiletries

Kitchen

  • Kitchen

Media and entertainment

  • Cable or satellite TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • Lift

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer

Workspace

  • Desk

Things to do

  • Game room

General

  • Storage available

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Reviews of Central Park West Hostel

All reviews are collected from real users with a verified booking made with KAYAK or one of our trusted external partners.

5.5
FairBased on 196 verified guest reviews
5.0Friends
4.9Couples
4.8Families
5.8Solo

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8.5 Very Good
Pros:The location was great: just off the 86th Street Line 1 station and with Central Park just next door.
Cons:Bunk bed was hard and spartan!
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6.2 Okay
Pros:It was dead cheap, the staff were reasonably polite and friendly. 24hr check-in is useful.
Cons:You get what you pay for, so don't expect good bedding or complementary anything. The lockers didn't work on the room, so no secure storage.
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6.2 Okay
Pros:The location is good (close to subway and with 24/7 services nearby), Central Park, etc... and staff members always nice and helpful, it was always clean and quiet, not a noisy backpackers place... Bathrooms were always clean and not busy, 24 hours reception, clean sheets...
Cons:It looks like a pension, and common areas are not necessary accommodating, there´s a kitchen which is OK and some "lounge" area in the basement but I wouldn´t say there were cool places to hang out at... Not too much of a hostel environment...at least not the ones I´m used to, with other travelers with whom to socialize. Understanding NYC it´s an expensive city, this was still not worth it (for the kind of experience I expect in a hostel), I'd rather check other options for the same budget...
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5.1 Fair
Pros:i liked the location, and the coffee
Cons:The mattress size was really little, the bathroom seat was so old, it looked dirty. They really need appropriate door locks, because the other ones had tape on them
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6.0 Okay
Pros:Clean Location
Cons:Noisy room No towels Cheep facility
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2.0 Poor
Cons:I had to sleep with clothes on because the room (210) was very cold. Also the bathroom was not clean. Someone else had left a pizza box in the garbage can and it remained there for two more days.
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6.5 Okay
Pros:It was near Central Park and subway so everything was convenient .
Cons:You can go morning jogging in Central Park . It was fantastic !
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6.0 Okay
Pros:location
Cons:dirty restroom

Location

201 West 87th Street, New York, NY 10024

What's nearby

  • Central Park0.6 mi
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art0.9 mi
  • Frick Collection1.2 mi
  • Fifth Avenue1.4 mi
  • Museum of Modern Art1.9 mi
  • Broadway2 mi
  • Rockefeller Center2.1 mi
  • Times Square2.1 mi
  • New York Public Library2.5 mi
  • Grand Central Terminal2.5 mi
  • Bryant Park2.5 mi
  • Empire State Building2.8 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 11:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Central Park West Hostel

Low season

February

High season

May

Average price (weeknight)

£50

Average price (weekend night)

£48
Cheapest month to stay with an average 43% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 140% rise in price.
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Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a room at Central Park West Hostel

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Top tips for your stay at Central Park West Hostel

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Central Park West Hostel, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in February and March.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Central Park West Hostel, plan to stay on a Saturday or Monday. The most expensive day is usually Friday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Central Park West Hostel was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was £30, while the most expensive was £33.
  • How long should you stay at Central Park West Hostel? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 5 days.

FAQs when booking at Central Park West Hostel

  • Where is Central Park West Hostel located?

    Central Park West Hostel is located at 201 West 87th Street in Upper West Side, 2.3 miles from the centre of New York. Central Park is the closest landmark to Central Park West Hostel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Central Park West Hostel?

    Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Central Park West Hostel.

  • Does Central Park West Hostel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Central Park West Hostel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Central Park West Hostel from the airport?

    Central Park West Hostel is 4.1 miles from New York Skyports SPB.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Central Park West Hostel hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Central Park West Hostel in New York and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Central Park West Hostel and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Central Park West Hostel.

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Good to know

Value for money

5.5

Distance to city centre

2.3 mi

Nearest airport

New York Skyports SPB

Distance to airport

3.7 mi