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4.2 of 5 guest rating
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Deluxe Premium Female-4 Bed dorm-Female only (Shared bathroom)
185 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Other room types
Deluxe Quadruple Room, Non Smoking, Kitchen
4 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
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Premium Coed-6 Bed dorm-Mixed (Shared bathroom)
220 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Economy Coed-12 Bed dorm-Mixed (Shared bathroom)
330 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Economy Plus Male-10 Bed dorm-Male only (Shared bathroom)
270 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Economy Plus Female-10 Bed dorm-Female only (Shared bathroom)
270 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Economy Plus Coed-10 Bed dorm-Mixed (Shared bathroom)
270 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Economy Male-12 Bed dorm-Male only (Shared bathroom)
330 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Standard Male-8 Bed dorm-Male only (Shared bathroom)
245 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Economy Female-12 Bed dorm-Female only (Shared bathroom)
330 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Standard Female-8 Bed dorm-Female only (Shared bathroom)
245 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Standard Coed-8 Bed dorm-Mixed (Shared bathroom)
245 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Deluxe Premium Male-4 Bed dorm-Male only (Shared Bathroom)
210 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Premium Male-6 Bed dorm-Male only (Shared bathroom)
220 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Premium Female-6 Bed dorm-Female only (Shared bathroom)
220 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Deluxe Premium Coed-4 Bed dorm-Mixed (Shared bathroom)
185 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Get an overview of this hotel
Eco-friendly New York hostel in Upper West Side, walk to Central Park

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

Located in New York (Upper West Side), HI New York City is within a 15-minute walk of Central Park and Columbia University. This eco-friendly hostel is 1.9 mi (3 km) from American Museum of Natural History and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Make yourself at home in one of the 724 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes, and housekeeping is provided once per stay.

Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and a picnic area.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. This hostel has 5 meeting rooms available for events. A roundtrip airport shuttle is available for a surcharge.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Renovations & Closures

This property is closed from April 6 2020 to September 24 2020 (dates subject to change).

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

HI New York City features a garden, a picnic area, and laundry facilities. 5 meeting rooms are available. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

HI New York City is a smoke-free property.

  • Picnic area
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Street parking
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Banquet hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 724
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Garden

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Room Amenities

HI New York City offers 724 shared accommodations with air conditioning, laptop-compatible safes, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

  • Air conditioning
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower only
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Free WiFi
  • Housekeeping - once per stay
  • Shared accommodations
  • Limited housekeeping
  • Heating
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM

Check-in time ends at 1:00 AM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

No onsite parking is available

Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates)

Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted; guests whose residence is within 45 mi (72 km) of the property will not be allowed to check in

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Gusts under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, parent, guardian or chaperone. Guests under the age of 16 cannot be accommodated in a shared dormitory.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No onsite parking is available. Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates). Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted. Guests whose residence is within 45 mi (72 km) of the property will not be allowed to check in. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and lunch.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines.

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Security system

Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Debit cards not accepted

Gloves are available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch

gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours

Hotel Names

  • Hostelling International New York City Hostel
  • Hostelling International Hostel
  • Hostelling International New York City
  • Hostelling International
  • Hostel HI New York City
  • HI New York City New York
  • HI New York City Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • HI New York City Hostel/Backpacker accommodation New York

We should mention

Alcohol is not permitted at this property.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and lunch.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Globe, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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