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Mingtown Etour Youth Hostel

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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good47%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“shared bathroom”(18 reviews)
“people's square”(18 reviews)
“great location”(25 reviews)
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Wow. Beautiful courtyard and overlooks a kindergarten. We loved this place. Needs a few repairs here and there and some staff members were disinterested. For all the minor complaints people may have of this place, ultimately this is a haven for budget-minded travellers looking to...More

Thank Dave F
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

This hostel has a great location - right next to people's square and line 2 train station! Staff can speak English well and it has great facilities including food and drinks throughout the day! Only downside - you have to make your own bed -...More

Thank LozArthur
Reviewed 5 October 2016

My partner and I had read about Etour in The Lonely Planet guide before our trip to Shanghai. The location was second to none and we had high hopes for quality, budget accommodation. Whilst the décor and ambience lived up to expectations, there were some...More

Thank Ed N
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The perfect location - close to the people's square metro, easy to find, main attractions including bund within walking distance. We were staying in a couple room, four of which shared two showers, one toilet and one sink.

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Excellent location, on a quiet street right next to the People Square subway station (exit 11). Well-managed hostel, cleaning staff always keeping the place in neat condition. Very nice common area / café / bar / restaurant, serving big breakfast and pretty good coffee. Female...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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USD 13 - USD 48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
USD 13 - USD 48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (126)
Room & Suite (12)
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Family and Play Areas (7)
People’s Square
People’s Square brings with it all the excitement you
would expect from the town square of one of the
biggest cities in the world. The area around People’s
Square and People’s Park is always a abuzz with
activity. Oceans of local and foreign tourists flow
in and out of the area every day to see grand museums,
go shopping and eat at some of Shanghai’s most storied
food centers. Shanghai residents, meanwhile, live and
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Response from lalabelle84 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, I lived there for seven months, and somehow I don't remember whether it's 11:00pm or 1:00am, but it's somewhere in that window. After hours, there's a security guard who sleeps at the desk (always one of several... More
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"It has a school near by. Try to avoid be so close if you wanna sleep the hole morning."
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"Mejor es no tener que subir escaleras / Try to get first floor rooms, avoid the stairs"
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"perfect for a cheap short stay"
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"recommend the room with private bathroom"
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