Welcome to HI-New York City, Manhattan’s premier hostel located in a historic Victorian-style building on the Upper West Side. The hostel is in a great location for exploring the city and is only two blocks from Central Park, a 10 minute train ride to Times Square and close to a main subway line, lots of bars, and a 24-hour grocery store.

Our hostel is a hub of friendly atmosphere and great facilities. We have a large kitchen, family room, renovated bathrooms and showers, free linens and towels, free Wi-Fi, 24-hour reception, private lockers, on-site laundry and free billiards/pool table.

HI-New York City offers plenty of guest discounts to help make your travel budget go further. We plan daily tours and events including pub crawls, volunteer-led tours and evening outings, comedy shows in our in-house theatre room and ‘Jerry's Grand Tour’ which gives you a full day touring New York City!

What travellers think

Best for

  • Sightseeing
  • Socialising
  • Culture
  • Unique atmosphere

Green rating



un hostel no puede quedarse sin agua caliente. Mas cambios de habitación de lo pactado en la reserva. lo mejor:la cocina


Avatar for Karina


Thu 16 Apr 2015

Travel tips...

Attraction tip

"top of the rock" - great views of city both ways... $29 walk Brooklyn bridge...also see manhattan at nite from Brooklyn. plus other usual highlights.

Avatar for Michael


Mon 12 May 2014

Attraction tip

Central Park, always the best place to relax and run every morning.

Avatar for SEDNEY


Tue 22 Apr 2014