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Hotel Arlington Hotel 2 star
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18 W 25th St - New York, 10010 New York New York, United States of America -
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Amy Adejokun Section editor

Don't expect a palace. The Arlington is a very simple hotel, without a lot of features, but clean and well located, at the eastern edge of Chelsea. It has a "backpackers" atmosphere.

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    Location 6.87 /10

    At 18 West 25th Street, between 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue (Avenue of the Americas). East of Chelsea. Not far from the Empire State Building. The hotel is 19 miles from La Guardia airport, 17 miles from JFK, and 19 miles from Newark. The hotel is located near metros N and R.

    Accommodation 6.95 /10

    5 types of rooms are available: single/double (1 double bed), double standard (2 twin beds), double/triple (1 twin and 1 double bed), triple (3 twin beds), and standard quadruple (2 twin beds and 1 double bed.) The size is adequate, about 215 ft², bathroom included (with shower). There are not many features: safe, air conditioning, small refrigerator, telephone and television (old fashioned in some of the rooms). Note that some of the rooms have been renovated and offer a nicer atmosphere than the others that lack brightness and cheer.

    Overview 6.45 /10

    Located in a 10-storey red brick building built in 1901, the Arlington offers its guests a hundred rooms of several sizes. On the first floor, you can find a small lobby - to its left, a room with food and drink vending machines and an ATM machine - to the right, access to a small Chinese restaurant (which probably hasn't won many gastronomic awards) - at the front, a reception counter, protected by bullet proof glass. At first sight it may not seem very attractive, especially when you go to your room down corridors that have the most depressing blue striped carpeting. Be that as it may, the facility, once you forget the decor, has a nice atmosphere, and the rooms are clean.

    To know

    The hotel does not have its own restaurant, but it is next to a Chinese restaurant (it belongs Chinese people). There are no non-smoking room and no rooms for handicapped people. Generally, it is better not to get a room overlooking the street. The hotel is a favourite of a good number of French people.

    Equipment

    • Shuttle bus
    • Internet access
    • Sports equipment

      fitness

    advantage

    • Conveniently located.
    • Friendly atmosphere.

    disadvantages

    • No restaurant.
    • Lack of charm.
    • Minimum comfort.
    • Lack of equipment.

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