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17-19 8th Avenue, Newark, New York, USA

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86%

Rating
34 Total Reviews
  • 93%Value For Money
  • 89%Security
  • 71%Location
  • 93%Staff
  • 89%Atmosphere
  • 85%Cleanliness
  • 82%Facilities

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97%

say thanks to george from eddie and debbie,an excellent stay!


60%

It's nice as you have a lot of free space for yourself, but you are pretty much left alone with other travellers - if there are any. It's less a hostel than a normal living house with two bedrooms. You dont get bothered by anyone, but there is no reception or anything either, if you need something you need to call the house manager. The neighborhood is not that nice - seemed a bit unsafe.

  • 17th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


74%

i loved the experience of having basically a whole apartment to yourself. the owner was very friendly and helpful, once he came to meet us. he even drove us to the nearest laundromat and made sure we knew exactly how to get home. the location seems a bit dodgy, but we never had any trouble while we were there.


100%

Great location, next to multiple food sources, mcdonalds, kfc, dunkin donuts, chinese restaurants. Close to both Sutphin bulvard and Jamaica Van Stations, within 5 mins walk. Secure. Pierre and JR are available during the day and extremely helpful, always looking to please. Free shuttle to the airport was great too. Room had air conditioning, wifi was fast, a bunk bed with sheets and towels provided. Shared bathroom and kitchen but both are fully stocked. All in all for the price great value.


89%

I love NewYork Homestay, is not expensive and is a nice and confortable house!

  • 11th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Italy
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


97%

Pro: George was already waiting for us when we arrived. We first thought he lives in the house as well, but he only introduced us to everything. He was very friendly and helpful! You have everything you need in that place. We got a big double room and everything was perfect! Con: It´s not really a negative point. But you must consider you are not staying in NYC, BUT its only a 2 minutes walk to the train station and you are in Manhatten about 20 minutes later.




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