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Youth Hostels and Student Accommodations in New York

Updated Oct 05 2014 04:43 PM EST with 36 listings

New York is full of youth hostels and low cost student accommodations, especially during the summer.

Youth Hostels and Student Accommodations in New York

Educational Housing Services

Information about affordable housing for student/interns in New York City.
Website: studenthousing.org

Youth Hostels (29 listings total)

(Bowery's) Whitehouse Hotel of New York

$. The only hostel in NYC that offers single & double rooms at dorm rates. Just blocks away from NYU, Cooper Union, The Time Cafe, Greenwich Village.
340 Bowery, Noho NY 10003 at Bond St., Tel 212-477-5623
E-mail: whitehousehotel@aol.com; Website: whitehousehotelofny.com

American Dream Hostel

168 E. 24th St., Midtown South NY 10010 Tel 212-260-9779

Banana Bungalow

Internet access, rooftop sun deck, trips to Yankees/Mets games in season. The ideal place to stay for groups of students or anyone who wants to share the NYC experience w/others. Prices range from $24-30 for a single bed.
250 W. 77th St., Upper West Side NY 10024 Tel 212-769-2441
Tel: 800-649-7837; Fax: 212-877-5733
Website: bananabungalow.com

Big Apple Hostel

$. Cheap hostel rates for dorm or single rooms, close to Times Square. Spotlessly clean, shared bathrooms, very popular with tourists and families so book early. No elevator.
119 W. 45th St., Theater District NY 10036 betw Sixth & Seventh Ave, Tel 212-302-2603
Fax: 212-302-2605; E-mail: info@bigapplehostel.com
Website: bigapplehostel.com

Blue Rabbit International House, The

Prices are $25-$30, passport required, 2 week maximum stay.
730 St. Nicholas Ave., Audubon NY 10031 Tel 212-491-3892
Tel: 212-926-7030; Tel: 800-670-2030
Fax: 212-283-0108; E-mail: BlueRabbit@hostelhandbook.com
Website: hostelhandbook.com

Central Park Hostel

$. Rooms range from $29 - $75 per night. A foreign passport or international student ID is required to check in.
19 W. 103rd St., Near Central Park West, Tel 212-678-0491
Fax: 212-678-0453; E-mail: inof@centralparkhostel.com
Website: centralparkhostel.com

Chelsea Center Hostel (Eastside)

The only youth hostel located in the trendy East Village! Exact address upon arrival in NYC.
E. 12th St., Close to 1st Ave., Reservations 211-643-0214
E-mail: chelcenter@aol.com; Website: chelseacenterhostel.com

Chelsea Center Hostel (Westside)

Located on two floors of a New York Brownstone Small and cozy, garden, kitchen facilities & common room.
313 W. 29th St., Chelsea NY 10001 Tel 212-643-0214
Fax: 212-473-3945; E-mail: Chelcenter@aol.com
Website: chelseacenterhostel.com

Chelsea International Hostel

Deposits have to be made in cash. Prices on website.
251 W. 20th St., Chelsea NY 10011 Bet. 7th & 8th Aves., Tel 212-647-0010
Fax: 212-727-7289; E-mail: email@chelseahostel.com
Website: chelseahostel.com

Continental Hostel

Shared bath accomodation
330 W. 95th St., Upper West Side NY 10018 Tel 212-866-1420

Flushing YMCA

This YMCA in Flushing New York has hostel accommodations available for small and large groups
138 Northern Blvd., Flushing, Tel 718-277-1600
Fax: 718-277-2081; Website: ymcanyc.org

Flushing YMCA - Flushing

13846 Northern Blvd., Flushing NY 11432 Tel 718-961-6880
Fax: 718-461-4691; Website: ymca.net

Gershwin Hotel, The

$. A hostel/hotel for young travellers offering both dorm-style and private rooms. Reservations recommended.
7 E. 27th St., Midtown South NY 10016 betw 5th & Madison Ave, Tel 212-545-8000
Fax: 212-684-5546; E-mail: reservations@gershwinhotel.com
Website: gershwinhotel.com

Greenpoint YMCA Guestrooms

This hostel is located in Greenpoint Brooklyn
99 Tel 212-741-9226
Fax: 212-741-8724; E-mail: grpbnb@ymcanyc.org
Website: ymcanyc.org

Harlem YMCA

This Youth Hostel is located in Harlem New York City
180 W. 135th St., Harlem NY Tel 212-281-4100
Website: ymcanyc.org

Hostelling International

Information about hostel accommodations.
Website: hihostels.com

Hostelling International New York

$. Meet travelers from all over the world at this comfortable, air-conditioned hostel. Kitchen & laundry available. All floors are accessible by elevator. Each floor has accessible bathroom facilities with roll-in showers and accessible toilet stalls.
891 Amsterdam Ave., Manhattan Valley NY 10025 at W. 103rd St., Tel 212-932-2300
Tel: 800-909-4776; Fax: 921-232-2574
Website: hinewyork.org

International House of New York

500 Riverside Dr., Morningside Heights NY 10027 Tel 212-316-6300
Fax: 212-316-8415; E-mail: admissions@ihouse-nyc.org
Website: ihouse-nyc.org

International Student Center

International student hostel. $15
38 W. 88th St., Upper West Side NY 10024 Tel 212-787-7706

Jazz on the Park

Breakfast, sheets, towels, and AC. Coffee bar w/live music. Rooms from $27 - $37.
36 W. 106th St., Manhattan Valley NY 10025 Tel 212-932-1600
Website: jazzonthepark.com

Jazz on the Park Hostel

Housed in a newly renovated five story walk up, Jazz on the Park contains over 200 beds in both dormitory and private style rooms.
36 W. 106th St., Manhattan Valley NY 10025 Central Park West, Tel 212-932-1600
Fax: 212-932-1700; E-mail: jazzonpark@aol.com
Website: jazzhostel.com

Manhattan Youth Castle

Starting from $27- $30.
Tel 212-831-4440

New York Hostel

$12 - $14
329 Atlantic Avenue, Fl 1, Tel 718-624-7199

North Brooklyn (Twelve Towns) YMCA

This North Brooklyn youth hostel is run by the YMCA
570 Tel 718-389-3700
Fax: 718-349-2146; E-mail: 12townsguestrm@ymcanyc.org
Website: ymcanyc.org

Park View Hotel

Spectacular views of Central Park and Midtown Manhattan... Ice Skating Rink / Swimming Pool across the street.
55 W. 110th St., Central Park NY Tel 212-369-3340
Website: newyorkcityhostels.com

Uptown Hostel

239 Lenox Ave., Harlem NY 10027 Tel 212-666-0559
Fax: 212-663-5000; E-mail: giselesuptownh@aol.com
Website: hostelhandbook.com

Vanderbilt YMCA

$. All rooms with a/c. Inexpensive restaurant, laundry facilities, pool, gym.
224 E. 47th St., Turtle Bay NY 10017 Bet. 2nd & 3rd Aves., Tel 212-756-9600
Fax: 212-756-9622; Website: ymcanyc.org

West End Studios

$. Singles, doubles, and dorm-style rooms available. Recently renovated 6 story elevator building in a residential neighborhood.
850 West End Ave., Upper West Side NY 10025 102nd street, Tel 212-749-7104
Fax: 212-865-5130; E-mail: info@westendstudios.com
Website: westendstudios.com

West Side YMCA

The two courts here are for members only. As at the Vanderbilt YMCA, there are two pools here. The one meant for laps has a beautiful tiled ceiling. It is located on the West Side of Manhattan
5 W. 63rd St., Lincoln Center NY 10023 Tel 212-580-6081
Website: ymcanyc.org

Low End Hotel Accommodations (6 listings total)

Chelsea Star Hotel

$. Affordable rates with a cheery, upbeat decor. All roomd have A/C. Choice of theme rooms, dormitory or luxe guest quarters.
300 W. 30th St., Chelsea NY 10001 Tel 212-244-7827
Fax: 212-279-9018; Toll-Free: 877-827-6969
E-mail: reservations@starhotelny.com; Website: starhotelny.com

De Hirsch Residence at the 92nd Street

1395 Lexington Ave., Carnegie Hill NY 10128 Tel 212-415-5650
Tel: 800-858-4692; Fax: 212-415-5578


63 Audubon Ave., Washington Heights NY 10032 Tel 212-781-1842
E-mail: info@guesthouseny.com; Website: guesthouseny.com

Jazz on the Park

Breakfast, sheets, towels, and AC. Coffee bar w/live music. Rooms from $27 - $37.
36 W. 106th St., Manhattan Valley NY 10025 Tel 212-932-1600
Website: jazzonthepark.com

Park View Hostel

Roof top terrace. Internet. Park views. $22
55 Central Pk. No., Central Park NY 10026 on Lenox ave., Tel 212-369-3340
Website: nycityhotels.net

West Side Inn

$. Singles, doubles, and dorm-style rooms available. Recently renovated 6 story elevator building in a residential neighborhood.
237 W. 107th St., Upper West Side NY 10025 Tel 212-866-0061
Fax: 212-866-0062; Website: westsideinn.com