Average Rating Fantastic
Atmosphere 10.0
Staff 10.0
Location 10.0
Cleanliness 10.0
Facilities 10.0
Safety 10.0
Value 10.0

New York - Hostel Be Local Chinatown

24 James Street Entrance A, New York, NY, USA, 10038 - Show map


Hostel overview

Be Local Chinatown offers affordable accommodations located right in Chinatown/Manhattan where you'll experience the real New York. If you want to stay out of the crowd and be in a traditional neighborhood in the city, this is the right place for you!


When you take a walk in the area you’ll feel as though you’ve entered not just a different country but a different continent. Streets are lined with stands selling exotic foodstuffs such as live eels, square watermelons and hairy rambutans besides cheap jewelry and 99 cents shops.

Besides the typical Italian Restaurants on Mulberry Street which just one block from the apartment, you’ll find restaurants representing the cuisine of virtually every province of mainland China and Hong Kong, plus I

  • Free Blanket
  • Free Internet / wi-fi
  • Free Secure lockers
  • Free Linen
  • Free Towel
  • Free Luggage / storage room
  • Free Lockers in common areas
Great For
  • Great for city breaks
  • Great for walking
  • Great for activity breaks
  • Great for family breaks
Downtown, Civic Center, Two Bridges
Municipal Building (0.44 Km) Eldridge Street Synagogue (0.49 Km) Brooklyn Bridge (0.78 Km) Woolworth Building (0.79 Km) Pier 17 (0.81 Km) Manhattan Bridge (0.88 Km) New York Stock Exchange (1.13 Km) Wall Street (1.13 Km)

Info & Price

  • Social and Fun areas
  • Common area / room
  • Free Housekeeping
  • Free Blanket
  • Minimum age
  • Tea / Coffee making facilities: On every floor
  • Hair dryer: On request
  • Power sockets
  • Air conditioning
  • Check-in time
    Hours when check-in is available:
    • Days: Every day
    • Start: 2:00 PM
    • End: 6:00 PM
  • Check-out time
    Hours when check-out is available:
    • Days: Every day
    • Start: 5:00 AM
    • End: 11:00 AM
  • Reception time
    Hours when reception is available:
    • Days: Every day
    • Start: 2:00 PM
    • End: 6:00 PM

Sales tax (Not included): 14.75% cost per guest per stay

Local tax (Not included): $3.50 cost room guest per day

For bookings of 5 guests or less:
Front desk:
Minimum age of at least 1 person to check in at the front desk: 18

Minimum age to stay in a dorm for the dates you have selected: 18

Private rooms:
Minimum age to stay in a private room for the dates you have selected: 18

Payment type accepted: Mastercard, Visa, American Express, Discover, JCB, Diners Club, Cash, Visa Electron, Maestro

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