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Prague, Czech Republic
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Cosy hostel located just one step from most of Beijing's highlights - Tiananmen square, Forbidden city, hutongs, etc. Also not far from metro station. There is also a newly opened bar where you can find fellow travel mates.

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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 August 2016

The hostel was very close to the forbidden city and easily accessible by public transport. The breakfast was good and they had cheap beers. If you have the rooms on the first floor, then have to go outside and downstairs to the toilet and showers. The staff is also very helpful, even though not all of them speak english which... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I stayed in the 6 bed dorm room for 6 nights in June 2016. The hostel was in a good location, close to the subway station and in an area with lots of local street food options. Extremely helpful staff! Reasonably good English spoken, and those who could not understand you made a big effort to either make themselves understood... More 

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Thank Kristy W
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We booked a twinroom for 3 day's during our visit of bejing. Nice and clean room with aircondition, shower etc. The patio is a real cool place to relax and meet other and people. The staff is very helpfull and even the owner helped us with some traveladvice and transfer to the trainstation. Well worth the stay.

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Twin Cities, MN
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79 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We had an enjoyable stay at this hostel. Our rooms were on the second floor and it was a good climb up the stairs to get there. It felt like there was a lot of family that stayed there for extended periods of time. The price is really good and right new Tiananmen Square. After 1am, everything shuts down. If... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016

The location is great and accessible to many other great attractions! The hostel itself is worth the money paid, it might not be great but it is worth the money paid. Though the cleaniless of the common shared facilities could be improved but overall, it was definitely worth the money. The staff was also great and accomodating.

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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79 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights in a 4-person dorm. The location is excellent, walking distance to a couple of subway stations on Line 2 and Line 7. It is also a short walk to the Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City. There are also plenty of eating and shopping choices nearby. It is quite an atmospheric hostel, with a central courtyard... More 

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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47 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Great Location, only 2 min walk to Qian men walking street. Abt 10min to Tian An Men Square. Happy that i have made the right decision to stay here. Best area to stay for one day trip to Tian An Men Square, Old Palace, Jingshan Park, Bei Hai Park and Shi sha Hai (A lot of walking). Stayed there for... More 

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Taft, California
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218 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2016

I agree with all the other reviewers that you'll not find a better location for the price. You'll probably never find a more friendly and helpful staff anywhere else in China either. The owner went out of his way to help me arrange an early-morning trip to the airport, and did everything he could to make our stay a pleasant... More 

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Chongqing, China
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78 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2016

This hostel is located right in the middle of Old Beijing, so it is near everything that is really important to see while in this great city! It is also located near the subway (about a 5 minute walk). There are great places to eat near by, including the standard Western fast food places and coffee shops. So the location... More 

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Additional Information about Qianmen Hostel

Address: No.33 Meishijie, Xicheng District, Beijing 100051, China
Region: China > Beijing > Chongwenmen
Price Range: $20 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 45
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“if you want your own bathroom, ask for a room for two people”
 of 5 bubbles 987nilsd, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you struggle with stairs best to request lower level room right away at reservation.”
 of 5 bubbles C-Rad_TwinCities, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Definitely get an upper-level floor.”
 of 5 bubbles TedM964, 30 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Very noisy and the wifi only available in the lobby”
 of 5 bubbles wwlam, 3 May 2015 | Read review
“Not about the room, but if you use public transport go to Qianmen station, take Exit C, use the underbridge, cross the croad and keep walking for a little while. The hostel is on the right hand side opposite McDonalds.. Took me a while to find it ;)”
 of 5 bubbles 122ellig, 25 Jun 2014 | Read review
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