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Central Park West Hostel

201 West 87th Street, New York, NY 10024

+1 646 490 7348

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based on 969 reviews

About Central Park West Hostel, New York

Value for money

Just 10 minutes' walk from 96th Street IRT Broadway - Seventh Avenue Line Subway Station, Central Park West Hostel has a convenient setting, making it an ideal place to stay when in New York City. It is located a brief walk from Central Park West Historic District and 257 Central Park West. Luggage storage, an atm/cash machine and a 24-hour reception are just some of the available services at the hostel. Wi-Fi is also provided. A friendly tour desk is available and 96th Street Ind Second Avenue Line is minutes away on foot, making it convenient for guests to discover the area and its attractions. Central Park West Hostel provides spacious rooms equipped with a hair dryer, a shower and cable/satellite channels, plus all the necessities to ensure an enjoyable stay. The hostel offers a conveniently located café, ideal for those who want a meal without leaving the property. A wide choice of dining options are also available in close proximity to the property. Central Park West Hostel is surrounded by the area's sightseeing attractions, including American Museum of Natural History, which is a short walk away. It is 10 minutes away from Central Park and Broadway by car.

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$72 totalZenhotels.com
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Hostel Amenities & Facilities

  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • ATM on-site


  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free toiletries
  • Heating
  • Trash cans

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Ticket service
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • 24hr front desk


  • Shared kitchen
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machine (snacks)


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Media and entertainment

  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Elevator


  • Lockers
  • Storage available

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Desk

Things to do

  • Game room

Places of interest near Central Park West Hostel

Attractions in New York, New York curated by momondo

Central Park West Hostel location: 201 West 87th Street, New York, NY 10024


Central Park0.6 mi
Lincoln Center1.2 mi
Columbia University1.5 mi
Columbus Circle1.5 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Amelie - UWS0.0 mi
MIMI0.0 mi
Kirsh Bakery and Kitchen0.0 mi
Indian Tampura0.0 mi

Central Park West Hostel Reviews

OkayBased on 969 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Polite staff and the great location (in 154 reviews)
  • Beautiful and kindly staff. (in 78 reviews)
  • Close to the metro station. (in 60 reviews)
Cons -
  • the room was dirty! (in 102 reviews)
  • The bed was very uncomfortable. (in 21 reviews)
  • The shared bathrooms were mostly dirty! (in 21 reviews)

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Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • Central Park West Hostel is $265 cheaper than the average 2 star hotel in New York. You can usually find a nightly rate of $68 when staying at Central Park West Hostel.

  • Guests staying at Central Park West Hostel are welcomed by hotel staff to order room service directly from the kitchen to their room.

  • At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Central Park West Hostel. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +1 646 490 7348.

  • Central Park West Hostel is just 2.3 mi away from New York city center. The closest landmark to the center of New York is Times Square, which is very accessible to Central Park West Hostel guests.

  • If you have questions or concerns about your stay at Central Park West Hostel, call +1 646 490 7348 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Yes, Central Park West Hostel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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