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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Reviewed 20 December 2014

The rooms are just ok, without windows, but it's pretty quiet. The amenities are good, breakfast is good, nice to hang out at the bar, it has an alternative feel overall and the price is OK. About 5 minutes walk to the subway.

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Jerusalem, Israel
Reviewed 1 September 2014 via mobile

My sister and I booked a room in advance, when we got to the hostel the room wasn't ready and we had to wait three hours after the check-in time! When we got the room we found out that it is really small - no place for our luggage, poorly maintained- the floor was dirty, the walls were peeling, and...

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Sanya, China
Reviewed 23 July 2014

This place was great. You could walk from there to the Bund in no time at all and it was cheap as hell for Shanghai. If you don't like crowds, I recommend going to Shanghai during Spring festival. The rest of China is rammed with tourist, but Shanghai empties.

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
Reviewed 17 July 2014

Dirty public washroom, a big turnoff. Luckily the shared toilet in room is still decent (depending on the people you stay with) There's a bar with snooker table, + point for that. Location is ok, subway station is nearby.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 June 2014

We stayed here 2 nights in June. When we checked in we got a room with molt on the ceiling. When we asked if we could have another room we were informed this could only happen in the evening as the room maid still needed to clean the room. We got a smaller, and even more dirty room with a...

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 2 February 2014 via mobile

Pros of this hostel are Wifi everywhere with an okay speed, lots of common space and reasonable prices. Cons are a lack of atmosphere and lots of noise. For example they let new guest enter the room at 9 am to leave their stuff, so you can't sleep much longer.

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1Thank Weltlebender
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Reviewed 12 January 2014

It's a nice place with reasonable price, near the subway, just 1-2 stops to the main places of Shanghai Staffs speak English & helpful. The guy helped to call taxi for us & also wake up us in early morning. They also adjusted the temporary when we felt cold. I like this place

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2013

Didn't enjoy staying here, When we got to our room the floor was soaking wet so we asked to change rooms but the next one they showed us was even worse. Location is a bit out of the way, first time it took a little while to find our way out of there. Main problem i had with this place...

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1Thank RoddersGlobetrotter
Brest, France
Reviewed 9 September 2013

I have stayed in this hostel during 4 nights. Staff is really nice, dorms are ok, and it is definitely really well situated. Really near from the metro station and then just one station to People's square.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 July 2013

Clean hostel. Staff ok. Room was nice. No window, so felt quite confined. But was able to sleep through in the mornings as it remained dark. Breakfast in the morning is thrown together by some of the guys working there. The place was over-run with Chinese tourists. Which is cool. But it wasn't a place to meet other travellers. I...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shanghai Soho International Hostel, is ideally located in the most central of Shanghai. Just a five-minute walk from the metro station line 1 xinzha road station (with a super transport network ). Walking distance from the major attractions, like People Square and Nanjing shopping street etc.FREE WIFIOur hostel is in a 150 year old building with unique loft-style and traditional shanghai-style decoration.We invite fellow travellers to relax in our Soho bar, enjoy delicious food, or read our books and surf our mega-fast internet in our reading area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shanghai SOHO International Youth Hostel

Address: No.1307 South Suzhou Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200003, China
Region: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Qipu Road
Price Range: $26 - $62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Shanghai SOHO International Youth Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 75
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“Private room with ensuite.”
 of 5 bubbles X8030LQchrisj, 1 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Dorms are comfortable and have lockers. I highly reccomend them.”
 of 5 bubbles peterhX4579YZ, 23 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Book a room with a window- it is worth the money”
 of 5 bubbles 173HayleyC, 12 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Get a room at the end of the corridoor to avoid noise.”
 of 5 bubbles JanaG17, 20 Apr 2013 | Read review
“beaware that most of the room are without windows, mean, window for sunshine, not to the indoor”
 of 5 bubbles colbed, 12 Aug 2012 | Read review
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