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Red Lantern House

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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“main building”(26 reviews)
“nice courtyard”(6 reviews)
“typical beijing”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This hostel is lovely and very well located close to the metro (10min walking). The internal decoration is typically chinese and very nice with aquariums, plants, lantern, great ! The rooms are furnished with comfort, of course like in an hostel. The heating works well...More

Thank JDREY
Reviewed 2 December 2016

This hostel in a typical Beijing huton is affordable, welcoming and the staff are very accommodating. The hostel has a great communal space great for meeting people from around the world. The place is kept very clean. Great location close to all Beijing central sights...More

Thank Greg A
Reviewed 6 November 2016

I guess the guesthouse must used to be a nice place to stay for backpacker, they got successful and extended with an annex with more expensive private rooms. I have already been in China in guesthouse with some private rooms and this one was below...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2016

My son and I stayed at the RLH (Red Lantern House) for 5 nights. The room was minimal but OK (2 beds, 2 chests, one rack, no chares) . The bathroom was OK and relativelly clean. Please note that both beds were very hard.

Thank _voichekm
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for 7 nights in the annex building. Nice courtyard with small trees and, of course, red lanterns. It was too cold though to really enjoy it. The buildings have a friendly atmosphere. I'm not a backpackers/hostel enthousiast, so for me staying in...More

Thank Carlo V
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USD 17 - USD 56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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vilaxana
12 May 2016|
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Response from MonkeyKo | Reviewed this property |
It depends on the season. If you're going during high season (check online for when that might be), it's advisable to book well in advance. When I went last December though (which is low season), I booked about three weeks... More
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kathr7nb
3 March 2015|
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Response from Danny_V_G | Reviewed this property |
I'ts go easy, i'ts a fine hostel The red Latern. Clean, nice , good location clos to the metro. see at site djdanny. be
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tiny r
30 September 2014|
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Response from Tristessacat | Reviewed this property |
I would imagine they would do this, just email them and ask. We paid them to pick us up at the airport at about 8-9pm I think, I can't remember how much but it was a rate for the pick up plus a small fee to pay for the... More
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"Don't stay with them at all"
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"They have more than one site. You can get accommodation from a single with private bathroom up to a dorm room..."
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"the rooms upstairs are a quieter, the rooms downstairs are closer to the bathroom"
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"Go for one of the courtyard rooms as the courtyards are quiet and relaxing"
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