Riff Hotel Chelsea - New York

ex. Chelsea Star Hotel

300 West 30Th Street, New York, United States, 10001  show map
 2 stars
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Riff Hotel Chelsea - New York

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Meeting facilities

Business center

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

Pets allowed

 Air conditioning

Overview

The 2-star Riff Hotel Chelsea offers spacious rooms in proximity to Rockefeller Center, Museum of the City of New York and Museum of Modern Art. The unique hotel in New York attracts guests with its empire architecture.

Located in a market area close to 34th Street – Penn subway station as well as museums and galleries in New York. The property is set 5 minutes' walk from Madison Square Garden, Empire State Building and Broadway.

The hotel offers prime location close to gardens.

La Guardia airport can be reached in 15 minutes by car from Riff Hotel Chelsea.

Rooms

This hotel comprises 41 rooms featuring Private or Shared Bathroom Single Room, Premium Single Room and Spacious Two-Bedroom Suite. The rooms come with shared bathrooms with a shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer along with an electric kettle, a fridge and a toaster.

Eat & Drink

The pizza restaurant serves light Chinese meals.

Services

Corporate travelers can use a business center, a photocopier and a copier available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   41.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Kettle
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 25 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 1 may stay at the price of USD 25 per person per night in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

300 West 30Th Street, New York, United States, 10001

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City Center
  • New York
    4.2km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Penn Station
    300 m
  • Grand Central Station
    1.9km
Underground stations
  • 34th Street – Penn Station
    500 m
  • 28th Street (IRT Broadway – Seventh Avenue Line)
    600 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Tick Tock Diner (cuisine: American, Coffee Shop, Diner)
    440 m
  • Cloud 9 Diner (cuisine: American)
    30 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    41

Rooms and availability

Riff Hotel Chelsea Premium Double RoomRiff Hotel Chelsea Premium Double RoomRiff Hotel Chelsea Premium Double Room
Premium Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Single bed
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Premium Double Room

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    Riff Hotel Chelsea One-Bedroom SuiteRiff Hotel Chelsea One-Bedroom SuiteRiff Hotel Chelsea One-Bedroom Suite
    One-Bedroom Suite
    Bed type: Double Bed
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Suite, 1 Bedroom

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      Riff Hotel Chelsea Spacious Two-Bedroom SuiteRiff Hotel Chelsea Spacious Two-Bedroom Suite
      Spacious Two-Bedroom Suite
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      This spacious suite features two bedrooms, two en suite bathrooms, and a flat-screen TV.

      Room facilities
        Riff Hotel Chelsea Private Single RoomRiff Hotel Chelsea Private Single RoomRiff Hotel Chelsea Private Single Room
        Private Single Room
        Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double Bed
        Size: 12m2
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        This room features a flat-screen TV and access to a shared bathroom.

        Room facilities
          Riff Hotel Chelsea Private or Shared Bathroom Single RoomRiff Hotel Chelsea Private or Shared Bathroom Single RoomRiff Hotel Chelsea Private or Shared Bathroom Single Room
          Private or Shared Bathroom Single Room
          Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Single bed
          Size: 12m2
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          • Air conditioning
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          Private Single with Shared Bath - Non Refundable

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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Riff Hotel Chelsea - New York New York location
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            Hotel Address:

            300 West 30Th Street, New York, United States, 10001

            Get directions
            City Center
            • New York
              4.2km
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Penn Station
              300 m
            • Grand Central Station
              1.9km
            Underground stations
            • 34th Street – Penn Station
              500 m
            • 28th Street (IRT Broadway – Seventh Avenue Line)
              600 m
            • Bus stop
              100 m
            Restaurants
            • Tick Tock Diner (cuisine: American, Coffee Shop, Diner)
              440 m
            • Cloud 9 Diner (cuisine: American)
              30 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  11 am
            • Number of rooms:
              41

            Riff Hotel Chelsea Location

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • Penn Station (AMTRAK) - 400 m

            Train stations

            Convention centers

            • Penn Plaza Pavilion - 500 m

            Sport related

            • Madison Square Garden - 300 m

            Stadiums

            • Madison Square Garden - 500 m

            Museums

            • Frames and Stages - 400 m
            • Hubert Paley Studio - 400 m
            • Artivents - 400 m
            • India Center of Art and Culture - 500 m
            • Association of Hispanic Arts - 500 m
            • Glamour International Inc - 500 m
            • Chamber Music America Inc - 500 m
            • Center For Arts Education - 500 m

            Halls

            • Madison Square Garden - 300 m
            • Manhattan Center Studios - 300 m
            • International Protective Svc - 400 m
            • Center of Life Inc - 400 m

            Universities, Institutes

            • Technical Career Institute - 100 m
            • Nmu Medical Department - 100 m
            • Barbizon Modeling Agency - 300 m
            • Ross University - 300 m
            • Fashion Institute-Technology - 500 m
            • Swedish Institute - 500 m
            • Sobelson School - 500 m

            Food and meals

            • Marquee - 400 m

            Underground stations

            • 34th Street – Penn Station - 400 m
            • 28th Street (IRT Broadway – Seventh Avenue Line) - 500 m

            Local Attractions

            • Top of the Rock Observation Deck - 1.8km
              30 Rockefeller Center, New York City
            • Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site - 1.6km
              28 East 20th Street, New York City
            • The Jefferson Market Garden - 1.7km
              70 A Greenwich Ave, New York City
            • Scandinavia House - 1.6km
              58 Park Avenue (between 37th and 38th St.), New York City
            • Church of Our Savior - 1.6km
              59 Park Avenue at 38th Street, New York City

            Near the hotelNear the hotel

            • The Museum at FIT - 580 m
              Seventh Avenue at 27th Street, New York City
            • Mount Neboh Baptist Church - 660 m
              Seventh Avenue, New York City
            • Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park, LLC_ - 730 m
              147 West 35th Street, Suite 1505, New York City
            • Garment District - 880 m
              Manhattan, New York City
            • Agora Gallery - 590 m
              530 W 25th Street, New York City
            • Empire State Building - 1.1km
              350 Fifth Avenue, New York City
            • Chelsea - 800 m
              New York City, NY

            Restaurants Nearby

            • Tick Tock Diner - 440 m

              Address: 481 8th Ave
              Phone: 212-268-8444

              62% likes this, based on 993 reviews
              Cuisine: American, Coffee Shop, Diner
              Price Range: GBP 16 - GBP 23

            • West Side Diner - 30 m

              Address: 2020 Broadway
              Phone: (212) 724-4000

              76% likes this, based on 21 reviews
              Cuisine: Diner

            • mad46 - 60 m

              Address: Madison Av. at 46th St.

              Cuisine: American

            • Cloud 9 Diner - 30 m

              Address: 360 9th Avenue
              Phone: 212 971 9011

              71% likes this, based on 40 reviews
              Cuisine: American
              Price Range: GBP 23 - GBP 23

            • Aaheli - 50 m

              Address: 826 9th Ave
              Phone: (212) 969-9010

              64% likes this, based on 14 reviews
              Cuisine: Indian

            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  11 am
            • Number of rooms:
              41
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            Riff Hotel Chelsea Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Riff Hotel Chelsea

            Individual guest reviews

            • Single
              6.2

              Location was wonderful; Chelsea neighborhood, near many improv. theaters.

              The front desk charged me $40.00 more then was quoted on Booked.net. Really disappointing to get the bait and switch.

            • Group of friends
              8.8

              The staff were all AMAZING. They helped us with everything we needed including where to go, what to do in NYC!

            • Single
              3.8

              friendly staff

              very bad relation of performance/price: room only slightly larger than bed (no chair!), air conditioner blowing directly on the bed, nothing works correctly, and all that for 140 $ per night!

            • Single
              5.4

              I liked that when a guy turned up sick as a dog in my room, the staff at the desk were helpful in getting me a new room so I wouldn't also get sick. After some earlier exchanges with staff were rocky, I was afraid I was going to have to really insist and be annoying, but the one guy I had to talk to in my moment of need turned out to be pretty cool. He took my point of view on it and got me a new room, quickly.

              I hope it was just my experience, but I found the other travelers in my room to be uncouth and very noisy. They made so much noise, I could hardly sleep even with earplugs in. I was there for five nights, and I didn't get a single good night of sleep. They were really inconsiderate and uncool in my book. I extended a lot of courtesy, such as not making noise when I come in late, and having my stuff all ready to go the night before I have to leave early in the morning so when I go I don't have to shuffle around for an hour disturbing everyone. I hope the twats from Brazil that shared my room are reading this and realize that they could have been 99% more considerate.

            • Single
              8.2

              Cheap hotel with great location, in the middle of Manhattan, 2 minutes walk to Penn Station/Madison Square. Friendly staff. Free tea and coffee in the lobby from 7 do 11 am. Free Wi-Fi in the room. There is also a luggage storage, which is very useful (2 USD per 1 piece of luggage). Very good choice to stay for 1-2 nights in Manhattan.

              The room (single room) was very small and it was very hot inside. A bit loud (but it's Manhattan, so it is normal).

            • Group of friends
              6.2

              It was one of the cheaper en-suite hotels available on Manhattan.

              I got what I paid for considering that all Manhattan lodgings are very expensive.

            • Single
              8.2

              Very good price/quality option: special price was a really good deal for the location. Great for the traveller looking for a cheap, no-thrills but clean hotel in the center.

            • Older travelers
              9.6

              The Chelsea Star Hotel is nestled in the heart of Manhattan, with a private secured doorway entry right off 30th. It's very artistic with flavor, each room is different and doors and hallways are adorned with ny memorabilia. In the middle is a lighted, umbrella covering patio table terrace. It is quaint, charming, and in the perfect location to shopping, clubs and attractions. The staff is more than helpful and friendly, it is a privately owned treasure. They even have some rooms with kitchenetttes, perfect for families. They also have shared bathroom rooms for less, and ones with bunks for the younger age travelers looking to save alot of money. The hotel is safe and secure, offering free wifi and coffee/tea. Highly recommend!!!

              The rooms and hotels were not impeccably clean, just clean. The carpets are a bit dated, however it was so awesome and such a great deal with the perfect location that we really didn't care! Oh, and they have no soda machine or ice...however there's shops next door that do.

            • Single
              9.6

              the staff are all friendly and the room was pretty clean,also not expensive,at a fantastic location,perfect!!!

            • Single
              3.8

              Free internet.

              Dirty sheets, shared bathrooms, a lot of noise coming from the street, couldn't sleep all night because of that!

            • Single
              5.8

              First and foremost, location. Then price.

              Mattress was bad. Small rubble falling from the brick ceiling.

            • Group of friends
              6.6

              The location was great, and the staff was very helpful with directions. We were also allowed to check in a few hours early.

              The hotel was very expensive for what it provided. We got the double with shared bath - there was not any storage space or hangers. It was only a place to sleep, not to relax or hang out. I recommend this place for a short-term basis, if you are youngish, and will be out of the room most of the time.

            • Single
              8.2

              Smokers area outside within the hotel! U got to meet people it was very intimate 'hotel'. Don't expect the Marriott. However it was very clean

              No real breakfast as stated plus the hotel picture is to accurate.

            • Single
              5.4

              The staff was very courtious and helpful.

              The room was very noisy; there were not enough wall hangers in the room or in the adjacent toilet. The tv have very few channels. The wall colors and painting of camels coming across the desert were unpleasant.

            • Group of friends
              5.8

              It's not very clean and some facilities are faulty. Lack of an elevator is a minus but good thing they've got friendly staff that can help you with luggages. It's a bit costly for its facilities but the location is great.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Riff Hotel Chelsea - New York New York location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            300 West 30Th Street, New York, United States, 10001

            Get directions
            City Center
            • New York
              4.2km
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Penn Station
              300 m
            • Grand Central Station
              1.9km
            Underground stations
            • 34th Street – Penn Station
              500 m
            • 28th Street (IRT Broadway – Seventh Avenue Line)
              600 m
            • Bus stop
              100 m
            Restaurants
            • Tick Tock Diner (cuisine: American, Coffee Shop, Diner)
              440 m
            • Cloud 9 Diner (cuisine: American)
              30 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  11 am
            • Number of rooms:
              41