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    Sitting on the City Walls (Beijing) Courtyard House

    No.57 Nianzi Hutong, Jingshanhoujie, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100009, China
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    Reviewed 9 May 2013

    Our family of four (two 60 somethings and two 20 somethings) stayed here for 4 days at the beginning of our 3 week trip to China and 4 days at the end. The first 4 days were perfect for getting oriented to Beijing and China...More

    Thank MBGAVL
    Reviewed 8 May 2013

    Rick was so very helpful, from the time we were still emailing, to the time we stayed in their hostel. It's walking distance to the best sights in the city such as Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Drum Tower and Houhai Lake. He also helped arrange...More

    Thank travelswithmay
    Reviewed 7 May 2013

    We spent a week in Beijing, so I decided to splurge on this "very expensive" hostel (about $54 a night). The location was unbeatable, just blocks from the Forbidden City, and near bus lines for easy transportation. The staff were stellar in their service, from...More

    Thank Kathleen C
    Reviewed 29 April 2013

    This was the first stop on our around the world tour, and it did not disappoint. The hostel was difficult to find at first, the signs leading to the entry way are small, black, and difficult to spot (often aiming at the ground). But the...More

    Thank hdkalow
    Reviewed 17 April 2013

    We are likely in the minority of people who didnt like this hostel. The location is great and the hutong itself was a really interesting experience. We just felt that 1) it was actually a bit pricey for what it was. And 2) it wasnt...More

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    Response from beijingcitywalls, Manager at Sitting on the City Walls (Beijing) Courtyard HouseResponded 19 April 2013

    Dear Sir: I’m Rick, manager of Sitting on the City Walls (Beijing) Thank you so much for being with us, I’m so sorry to make your feeling unpleasant, we will improve our service and should do anything we CAN do to satisfy our guests, even...More

    Renaissance Beijing Wangfujing Hotel
    864 reviews
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    Prime Hotel
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    King Parkview Hotel
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    #2,369 of 6,565 hotels in Beijing
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • USD 26 - USD 61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Houhai
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    Chrisdowell1989
    19 March 2017|
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    Response from cdmm58 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, get a taxi and let him ring the hotel and get them to meet you down the alley. You won't find it by yourself alone at that time of night.
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    "Ask for a room at the far side of the courtyard."
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    "Arrange the trip to the Great Wall from this hostel and assure yourself an amazing(non-touristic) experience"
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    "Good air-con meant you could shut windows onto the courtyard and get to sleep despite chatter.You had enjoyed..."
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    "Try to get on the second floor for the dorm."
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