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clientele

popular with those on a budget - musicians, models, writersand out-of-town shoppers. madonna and 'many other celebrities' arereported to have stayed here, although i suspect not for very long

service

spooky but friendly (if you can imagine that) - from thesinister looking receptionist to the not-a-lick-of-english-speaking housekeeping staff. it all adds to the atmosphere. best to go with a mate ifyou are of a nervous disposition

interior

dark being the operative word here - dark wood doors, darkfurniture in the rooms, dark narrow corridors and low lighting. the roomsare extremely small - those with aspirations of cat-swinging shoulddefinitely look elsewhere - and have no cupboards. the am

ambience

>> bates motel manhattan <<

address

225 east 17th street new york ny

phone

+1 212 475 2845

website

www.hotel17ny.com

author

superfuture

date

5 november 2010

last checked

5 november 2010

legendary pseudo dive hotel. great place for a photo shoot, movie scene or a short stay.