Overview

Riff Chelsea

300 West 30th Street, New York, NY 10001, United States
+1 212 244 7827

$118+

Overall guest ratings

6.1/10 Good
Based on 1,781 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 7.0
  • 4.8
  • 3.8

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    About

    Did you roll into Penn Station to rock out at Madison Square Garden? The RIFF Chelsea offers affordable accommodations a mere block from both. Long an artists' haven, the Chelsea area is home to more than 350 galleries. (An easy 10-minute walk east to 11th Street puts you at the tip of a 12-block stretch of spaces showing artists' work.) And even a brief walk around the neighborhood will take you to numerous theaters. Join the bustle of Times Square and the spectacle of Broadway in about a 3-minute train ride; just catch the subway at the 28th Street stop, a 5-minute walk away.

    This eclectic hotel is designed to appeal to the young at heart, from the larger-than-life Betty Boop statue that greets arriving guests, to a series of themed guestrooms such as the Coney Island and the Esther Williams. The staff can direct you to a stash of NYC and subway-system maps, or, you can ask for concierge assistance in finding all the area's must-see attractions. (Here in the heart of Midtown, there are tons!) Prefer to research on your own? Wireless Internet access is complimentary throughout the hotel, and you can also check your email at the computer kiosk in the lobby. Guests have access to complimentary retro board games and video-game console for rental (based on availability). During the months of May-September guests can enjoy music bingo on the rooftop garden terrace Monday-Friday at 5 PM.

    Unique, air-conditioned guestrooms have either a modern hotel style or a funky theme. Some accommodations come with private bathrooms. Beds in dormitory rooms offer bed linens and include shared bathrooms. Pets are welcome in specific rooms (surcharge). Housekeeping services all rooms daily and you can breathe easy-the entire hotel is smoke-free.

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    Riff Chelsea Prices:

    $118 - $268 (Based on average prices for a Standard Room)

    Riff Chelsea Rooms:

    43 rooms

    Other names used to reference this hotel:

    • Riff Chelsea New York
    • Riff Chelsea LGA
    • Riff Chelsea Hotel
    • Riff Chelsea Hotel New York
    • Riff Chelsea Hotel LGA
    • Riff Chelsea Hotel NYC
    • Riff Chelsea Hotel New York (NYC)
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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Business center
    • Concierge service
    • No smoking
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Free Internet
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews of Riff Chelsea

    Overall Rating

    6.1 Good
    Based on 1,781 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      8.7 "87% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 7.0 "Good service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.5 "85% said the reception staff was great."
    • 5.7 "Internet is average."
    • 4.8 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 3.8 "Rooms are not good."
      3.2 "68% complained about the bathroom."
      2.5 "75% said rooms were dirty."
      3.7 "63% said rooms were small."
      0.9 "91% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.0 "80% found problems with the furniture."
      2.9 "71% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.3 "87% had problems with the shower."
      3.4 "Air conditioning was criticized by 66%."
      4.7 "53% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      2.9 "71% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 2.4 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.5 "75% said rooms were dirty."
      2.3 "77% thought it was rather dirty."
      2.9 "71% said the bathroom was dirty."

    Overall Rating

    6.2 Good
    Based on 765 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      8.6 "86% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 7.1 "Good service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.4 "84% said the reception staff was great."
    • 5.8 "Internet is average."
    • 4.8 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 3.5 "Rooms are not good."
      2.9 "71% complained about the bathroom."
      3.2 "68% said rooms were small."
      2.2 "78% said rooms were dirty."
      1.2 "88% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.0 "80% found problems with the furniture."
      1.5 "85% had problems with the shower."
      2.6 "74% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.6 "54% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      3.6 "Air conditioning was criticized by 64%."
      3.9 "For 61%, the rooms looked old."
    • 2.2 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.2 "78% said rooms were dirty."
      2.6 "74% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.5 "75% thought it was rather dirty."

    Overall Rating

    6.1 Good
    Based on 587 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      8.9 "89% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 6.4 "Service is ok."
    • 5.9 "Internet is average."
      5.4 "54% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 4.6 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 4.4 "Rooms are not good."
      2.5 "75% said rooms were dirty."
      3.0 "70% complained about the bathroom."
      0.8 "92% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.9 "81% found problems with the furniture."
      3.1 "69% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.6 "Air conditioning was criticized by 64%."
      1.3 "87% had problems with the shower."
    • 2.2 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.5 "75% said rooms were dirty."
      2.0 "80% thought it was rather dirty."
      3.1 "69% said the bathroom was dirty."

    Overall Rating

    5.2 Okay
    Based on 106 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 7.1 "Good service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 3.4 "Rooms are not good."
      2.5 "75% said rooms were dirty."
      2.0 "80% found problems with the furniture."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were small."
      0.9 "91% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.4 "66% complained about the bathroom."
    • 2.7 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.5 "75% said rooms were dirty."
      2.7 "73% thought it was rather dirty."

    Overall Rating

    6.4 Good
    Based on 320 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 7.3 "Good service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.7 "Internet is average."
    • 3.3 "Rooms are not good."
      3.0 "70% complained about the bathroom."
      2.4 "76% said rooms were dirty."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were small."
      0.9 "91% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.0 "70% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.6 "84% found problems with the furniture."
      1.2 "88% had problems with the shower."
      5.0 "For only 50%, the tv was ok."
    • 2.3 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.4 "76% said rooms were dirty."
      3.0 "70% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.3 "77% thought it was rather dirty."
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