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This NYC hostel features a fully-equipped common kitchen, free Wi-Fi and a rooftop terrace with skyline views. Guests can enjoy coffee, breakfast, beer, wine and cocktails on site.

The Local NY has dormitory style and private rooms, all with a private bathroom. The rooms are air-conditioned and have linens, towels and locked storage.

Guests are welcome to use the on-site laundry facilities.

The on-site café bar serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and craft beer.

Court Square metro station is a 4-minute walk from the hotel. Times Square is an 8-minute train ride away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.4 for a two-person trip.

The Local NY has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 10, 2013

ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM on site.

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.6)


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Guests must meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination, a recent valid negative coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of coronavirus recovery.

4 reasons to choose The Local NY

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    All beds include sheets, duvets, pillows, and a towel.
    Answered on May 5, 2020
  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    We offer free luggage storage prior to check in. After check out, we charge a small fee of $1 per bag. Overnight storage is available for $5 per night...
    Answered on May 5, 2020
  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?
    We offer padlocks free of charge, simply return it upon checkout.
    Answered on May 5, 2020
  • How far are you from JFK airport? Thanks
    The Local is about 50 minutes from JFK airport via public transportation.
    Answered on June 17, 2020
  • Is it quiet at night?
    The area surrounding the hostel is quiet at night.
    Answered on August 16, 2021
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Travel Proud

Travel Proud

This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Amenities of The Local NY
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Movie nights
  • Stand-up comedy
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Game room
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Business center Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • Greek
  • English
  • Spanish
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules The Local NY takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

4:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

1:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of USD 100 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 14 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Carte Blanche Discover Diners Club American Express The Local NY accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

You must show a valid photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all special requests cannot be guaranteed and are subject to availability upon check-in. Additional charges may apply.

We are not able to host a New York City residents.

Maximum stays :14 days.

Please note: NYC State/City taxes are not included in prices.

As of Monday, December 13, 2021, all guests need to show proof of full Coronavirus (Covid-19) vaccination upon check-in

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform The Local NY of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests must meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination, a recent valid negative coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of coronavirus recovery.

A damage deposit of USD 100 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 14 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about The Local NY

  • The Local NY is 2.7 miles from the center of Queens.

  • The Local NY offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Game room
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Movie nights
    • Live music/Performance
    • Stand-up comedy
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Happy hour

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Local NY by:

    • Car 30min

  • Check-in at The Local NY is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The prices at The Local NY may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.