The Allen Hotel

88 Allen Street, New York, NY 10002, United States
+1 212 965 8088

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rate per night

8.4

Excellent
based on 988 reviews
The Allen Hotel - New York, NY, United States
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Good to know

Value for money 8.0
Distance to city centre 2.7 mi
Location rating 8.7

Rooms

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Deluxe rooms

£40+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly + local taxes & fees
Unknown
£40 per night
Unknown
£40 per night
Unknown
£40 per night
Double bed
£111 per night
King bed
£115 per night
King bed
£115 per night
Double bed
£139 per night
Unknown
£282 per night

Double rooms

£163+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly + local taxes & fees
Unknown
£163 per night
Unknown
£181 per night
Unknown
£193 per night
Double bed
£200 per night
Unknown
£222 per night
Double bed
£332 per night

King rooms

£40+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly + local taxes & fees
Unknown
£40 per night
Unknown
£40 per night
Unknown
£40 per night
Unknown
£217 per night
Unknown
£269 per night

Reviews

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Traveller rating

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4

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  • Excellent
    May 2020
    9.0

    Room was a nice size for the city and the bed was very comfortable, I didn’t feel cramped at all. Blackout shades were a plus in the room and it seemed pretty soundproof. I had a room facing the front of the building/street and barely heard much of the noise from the street unless it was like a siren going off. I loved having a patio area to sit and people watch after a long day of walking around town. One of my favorite features was the button near the TV which allowed you to opt out of housekeeping and light up a consul outside of the room to indicate this, rather than hanging a sign. A small perk but pretty nice. As a solo female traveler, I felt perfectly safe in my room and even walking around the nearby streets for breakfast or brunch. Honestly, the staff was also a great addition to this place. No matter who I met at the desk for whatever the reason was, they were super helpful and didn’t keep you awkwardly standing there with too much tourist chatter.

    The hotel itself is a bit outdated. I understand the vibe they were trying to pull off being close to Chinatown and all that but it felt extremely outdated and a little bland. Not what I expected from the pictures. The kitchen area was also not open in the morning or it was open at random times during the afternoon. I wasn’t ever quite sure if they served a meal in there or if hotel patrons simply gather to chat/use the microwave. If you’re going to be in the room for sleeping/getting ready and out enjoying the town every night, the lack of kitchen and common space together is really not a problem. If you’re looking for a hotel to relax out and have cocktails in the lounge, look elsewhere. If you are a solo female traveler, this may not look like the safest place you’ve ever stayed but looks can be deceiving and I think you should give it a try, especially if the price is right. Also, being 420 friendly might be a requirement if you are walking the halls or sitting on your balcony, if you’re not into that I’d look for something a bit more posh uptown.

  • Excellent
    Mar 2020
    10.0

    The room was on the end/corner which gave me so much light. I woke up to a very warm relaxing space. I want to request that room every time I come back.

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  • Excellent
    Mar 2020
    10.0

    Everything was amazing

  • Good
    Mar 2020
    7.0

    No breakfast

  • Excellent
    Mar 2020
    9.0

    The staff is helpful, the room was lovely, and I will def be staying again. I highly recommend this place. Can't wait to come back. It is a little far for business, though there is a metro just 3 min walk away.

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About

Overview

The Allen Hotel has all of the hallmarks of an old world property with lots of history, but it is actually a new hotel in New York City’s charming Lower East Side. Bordering along the edge of the neighborhood known as the Bowery, it is also close to the famous Katz’s Deli (which is where the notorious deli scene from “When Harry Met Sally” was filmed), SoHo, Bleeker Street, and all of the shopping along Orchard Street, Nolita, and Broadway and Lafayette Streets, including Bloomingdales. The property is steps from public transportation and around seven to 10 miles from the major airports – also readily accessible by subway, cabs, or the Air Train.

While its location alone is enough to make it an appealing choice, its boutique size and long list of amenities make it great for leisure or business travelers alike. It includes a 1,000-square-foot meeting and conference space, an on site café serving cocktails and foods along with local coffee, a concierge, free Wi-Fi throughout, and fitness center with sauna.

The 41 rooms are each uniquely styled and feature such elegant accents as cherry wood floors, Tiffany lights, and premium linens. Most have excellent views and some have private balconies that enhance your experience of those views. Rooms range from deluxe rooms to double or king rooms with or without balconies, as well as penthouse suites. All feature work desks, premium entertainment systems, large and private baths with signature toiletries and luxury fixtures, beverage centers, and sitting areas. The Allen Hotel is luxurious, offers a great location and provides a boutique experience any traveler will love.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Air conditioning

8.4 Excellent

based on 988 reviews

9.0

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.8

Staff

8.0

Value for money

Check in

15:00

Check out

11:30

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Disabled access
ATM on-site
Business centre
Concierge service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
No smoking
Hairdryer
Air-conditioned
24-hour front desk
Safe
Sauna
Storage available
Terrace/Patio
Linens
Lift
Free Internet
Pets not allowed
Towels
Rooftop
Coffee shop

FAQs when booking at The Allen Hotel

Where is The Allen Hotel located?

The Allen Hotel is located at 88 Allen Street in Lower East Side, 2.7 miles from the centre of New York. Brooklyn Bridge is the closest landmark to The Allen Hotel.

When is check-in time and check-out time at The Allen Hotel?

Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:30 at The Allen Hotel.

Does The Allen Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, The Allen Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

Does The Allen Hotel offer free parking?

No, The Allen Hotel does not offer free parking.

Does The Allen Hotel offer free airport shuttle service?

No, The Allen Hotel does not offer free airport shuttle service.

How far is The Allen Hotel from the airport?

The Allen Hotel is 7.4 miles from New York LaGuardia.

Can you bring pets to The Allen Hotel?

No, pets are not allowed at The Allen Hotel.

Does The Allen Hotel have a pool?

No, The Allen Hotel does not have a pool on-site.

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Brooklyn Bridge 0.9 mi
  • Washington Square Park 0.9 mi
  • One World Trade Center 1.2 mi
  • National 9/11 Memorial & Museum 1.3 mi
  • Wall Street 1.3 mi
  • Empire State Building 2.1 mi

About the neighbourhood

Lower East Side is known for: hipster, trendy bars, gritty and vibrant

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Getting around

New York LaGuardia 7.4 mi
Newark 9.8 mi
New York 19 Allen St 360 yd
New York 95 Canal St 411 yd

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