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International Student Center New York

38 West 88th Street Manhattan - New York City, USA
34 reviews
52.69 EUR
average price per guest per night


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The International Student Center Youth Hostel will be your home away from home in New York City, right in the heart of Manhattan, in the beautiful and safe neighborhood of the Upper West Side, a 1/2 block from Central Park and the subway.

The youth hostel offers 44 beds in dormitory style (bunk beds) accommodation, both single sex and co-ed rooms.

*We are a youth hostel; you must be between the ages of 18-35 to make a reservation.'

Students, non-students, and US residents (not from NYC) accepted.
Note: a valid photo ID (passport or US driver's license) is needed to check-in.

Office hours: 8am-11pm
Check In: 3pm-10pm. Late check-in is available until 10pm but we DO NOT check in past 11 PM.
Reservations will be held only until 9pm unless you email / call the hostel to set up a late arrival.
Check-out time:10am

Guest facilities Include . . .

Internet PC from 8am to 11pm (we DO NOT have wifi); full Kitchen with stove, microwave, fridges; Lounge with TV/DVD; A special summer garden with herbs for your cooking.

PLEASE NOTE that we only allow small bags upstairs in the rooms. Large suitcases must be left in the office. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation!

We offer free linen (sheets/blankets). Guests must bring their own towels.

There is no curfew. You will be given a key ($10 deposit) so you can come and go as you please!

We do close the rooms for cleaning from 11am-3pm and require all guests to leave their bedrooms.

FOR SUMMER: Please note that we do not have air conditioning.

When making reservations for more than 2 persons, please understand that you may be in different dormitories. We will try our best to accommodate guests traveling together in the same room.

A safe is available for any documents or electronic items you wish to leave in a safe place at the reception.

CANCELLATION POLICIES: All cancellations must be made at least 48 hours (2 days) in advance. Any cancellations made within 24 hours of the arrival date will be charged for the first night. No shows will be charged first night's rate and the remaining days of their reservation will be canceled. Also, no same day refunds after check-in.

Duration of stay:
14 nights depending on availability. However, from June 1 through September there is a maximum of 7 nights. PLEASE NOTE THAT ADVANCE RESERVATIONS MADE FOR MORE THAN 14 DAYS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Payment: Credit cards; Traveler's Checks and cash accepted.



Check In

from 15:00 to 22:00

Check Out

before 10:00


No curfew

Room Lockout

No lockout


from 08:00 to 22:00


Important To Know

No wheelchair access
Children NOT accepted
Private rooms age restriction: at least 18 years old
Dorms age restriction: at least 18 years old
Smoking policy: All rooms and the common areas are NON smoking
Animals NOT accepted

Terms and conditions

The property accepts the following credit card brands for balance payments: Visa, Mastercard, Visa Electron, American Express, JCB, Aura, Diners, Debit Cards.
The first night amount will be charged before the arrival otherwise the booking won't be guaranteed and the deposit will be lost. The charged amount is refundable.
The property reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.
Taxes included.

This property charges 1 night/s if canceled less than 2 days before the arrival date.
In the event of a no show this property charges 1 night/s on customer's credit card.

Included Facilities and Services

Luggage storageYES
Security boxes / LockersYES
Internet accessYES
Wi-Fi accessNO

Available Amenities

Dining roomYES
Parking lotNO