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Safety index

55 out of 100

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Business

Pet-friendly

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The Life Hotel

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8.9

Good (755 ratings)

New York City, United States - 

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280 m Empire State Building

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350 m Macy's

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840 m Broadway

Hotel Overview

The Life Hotel, located in the heart of New York City, offers an experience that draws on both its rich history and its modern amenities. Based on reviews from guests, it seems to cater to a wide array of travelers looking for that quintessential NYC stay. Here are the top five pros and cons according to recent visitors.

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Hotel highlights

1. Excellent Location: Situated in a prime spot, guests love the easy access to major attractions.
2. Unique Decor: The hotel's design and decor receive high praise for their style and uniqueness.
3. Friendly Staff: Many reviews highlight the helpful and courteous nature of the hotel staff.
4. Comfortable Rooms: Guests often comment on the comfort and cleanliness of the rooms.
5. Good Food: The on-site dining options are frequently mentioned as a highlight of their stay.

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Area for improvement

1. Noise Levels: Some guests note that noise can be an issue, especially from the street.
2. Room Sizes: A few reviews mention that the rooms can feel a bit cramped.
3. Expensive Rates: The cost of a stay at this hotel is sometimes seen as too high for the value received.
4. Limited Amenities: Not all guests are satisfied with the range of amenities offered.
5. Check-in Delays: Occasionally, guests report delays and issues during the check-in process.

Amenities

Pet friendly

Pet friendly

Parking available

Parking available

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

Gym

Gym

Housekeeping

Business services

Business services

24/7 front desk

24/7 front desk

Available in all rooms: WiFi

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Score icon8.9

RateScore

Total 755 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.7

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9.4

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agoda

554 Reviews

8.7 / 10

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booking

201 Reviews

9.4 / 10

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 98

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Number of floors 10

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Year Built 1894

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

5

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70

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69

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Empire State Building

280 m

Macy's

350 m

Broadway

840 m

Times Square

910 m

Grand Central Terminal

1.12 km

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Getting around

New York W 32nd St. Station

210 m

34 St. Station (Herald Square)

280 m

New York, NY (NYS-Skyports Seaplane Base)

5 km

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Restaurants

Jongro BBQ

280 m

Grace Street Cafe

280 m

Woorijip

210 m

Osamil

Nearby

Ayza Wine & Chocolate Bar

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Street View

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Daytime safety

65 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

39 out of 100

Unsafe

New York City safety index

Safety

Crime

55

Overall Safety Index

Risky

An average rating of the six safety categories

55 out of 100

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Women safety

Risky

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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51

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Physical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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85

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Property safety

Unsafe

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Likelihood of theft.

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40

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Political safety

Very Unsafe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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9

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LGBTQ safety

Risky

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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47

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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100

52

Overall Crime index

Moderate

An average rating of the crime categories

52 out of 100

Property crime severity

Moderate

60

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Mugging or robbery  59/100

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Car theft  49/100

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Car break-ins  55/100

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Home break-ins  57/100

Violent crime severity

Moderate

47

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Physical attacks  44/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  24/100

Other crime severity

Moderate

53

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Insult or harassment in public  41/100

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Corruption or bribery  80/100

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Drug problem  53/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.3 - $0.6

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Coffee

$0.8 - $3

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Beer 0.5L

$0.6 - $1.3

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$1.1 - $4.6

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$0.2 - $0.7

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$0.5 - $0.8

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$15.1 - $45.3

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$3.6 - $18.9

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McMeal at McDonalds

$3.7 - $4.9

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$0.4 - $0.9

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Public transport, monthly pass

$4.7 - $15.1

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$0.8 - $1.1

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$3.8 - $7.6

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$11.3 - $75.5

Weather In New York City

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Precipitation In New York City

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Air Quality

Very Unhealthy

PM2.542

PM1090

88

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Serious health effects for everyone. Highly recommended to stay indoors.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Good

Water quality is satisfactory. Slight deviations may be noticed.

Traffic around property

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Light

Few vehicles on the road, relaxed and stress-free driving experience.

House Rules

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Check in after 15:00

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Check out until 11:00

Children welcome

Pets welcome

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