HI New York City, Upper West Side
At HI New York City (short for Hostelling International), the numbers speak for themselves. More than 1,840 travelers have recommended this Upper West Side hostel, capable of hosting 672 guests just two blocks from Central Park. Amenities here are equally staggering and include the largest private green space in Manhattan, a kitchen featuring a whopping 36 burners, plus rare features like an on-site laundry room and full-service café. HI NYC clearly knows what it’s doing, so guests should take advantage of the hostel’s free itinerary planning to guarantee a great trip.