This hotel is very old, very small. Not glamorous! Bathroom is so small you walk in and back out! Very safe area. Staff very friendly but most don't speak English. Don't stay here for the hotel. Stay for price only. Sits on a hill, feels like the room slants. No interior chain lock for extra safety at night. Very close to highway. You get the highway noise.
Traveller from St Louis
Hotel is conveniently located at the George Washington Bridge off I-95 in New Jersey. Easy access to Manhattan attractions …More
Convenient location and relatively cheap. Wifi is spotty but works fine as long as you are not going to sit around in your room all day surfing the web. To get to NYC, you are going to have to pay one or more tolls, so factor that into the price. There is free, available parking here unlike most hotels in Manhattan, Brooklyn, or Queens. You are right beside a busy highway so there is noise, especially during morning rush hour. There is a Starbucks within walking distance but not many other restaraunts.
Made reservations online in wee morning hours of the same day I was planning to stay. Called hotel manager to verify reservations and room amenities; hard to understand him, but he was pleasant and my questions were answered. Check-in was expedient. My non-smoking room was in the building sharing the main lobby; I had an interior hallway leading to my room.
Room smelled pleasant. A/C/Heat unit worked smoothly and was clean. However, noticed some hair next to bathroom sink faucet...and in the sheets of my bed (!). Spoke with night manager, who swiftly contacted cleaning staff. Staff changed my sheets and night manager made follow-up room call to verify issue addressed.
Some additional notes (FYI):
--Only found two towels (bath) in the bathroom. I later found a hand towel and two wash clothes on my corner office desk. Not sure why they were there...but glad they were a/v
--Secretly wished I had brought sanitation wipes with me. The room's dining table and chairs looked...unclean, as did the surfaces of all the other furniture in the room, except for my bed spread (fortunately!)
--Carpet also didn't look well-vacuumed...
--Noticeably missing a hanger in my closet, but had enough hangers for my needs so didn't report this to the manager
--Bed comfy :)
Not a bad stay overall since I just needed a nice, clean smelling (this can be hard to come by) place to sleep that was closeby my ultimate destination (NYC). A bit pricey, but then again, so are most of the hotels in the area.
Traveller from Olympia
Welcome to Skyview Motel. We are conveniently located on Route 46 East in Fort Lee New Jersey. We aim to serve you with …More
The George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee connects commuters to the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan. Fort Lee is home to a large group of Korean immigrants, which has resulted in a large Koreatown, similar to Chinatowns in large metropolitan areas of the US.
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