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Qianmen Hostel

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Taft, California
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...

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Chongqing, China
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...

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

Well at first hand we thought our stay was going to be a nightmare. We had emailed the hostel a week earlier to let them know we would be arriving the early hours of the morning for check in. That was confirmed ok by email. Only to arrive and they didn't have any beds. Thankfully we found somewhere for that...

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Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Excellent Position. Rooms were very basic but clean. There were problems with the sewerage/plumbing and toilets did not flush properly (remembering never to drop toilet paper in toilets in China!) Some English was spoken by some of the staff on the desk - others very little English and a couple appeared disinterested in trying to communicate. The position of this...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

I really liked this hostel. I think it was in a good location and we got it for a very good price. We got her private room which included a shower and it was basic but adequate. I liked the traditional nature of the hostel and thought it seemed friendly place. I would stay here again

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

It is very convenient. Near many of the town's sites and plenty of food options around that area. So it is good for this! However, I do not recommend taking their tours. It is expensive and in large numbers, so not worth it. I paid 280 RMB for the tour to Mutianyu Great Wall, not including the cable car ride...

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Klang, Malaysia
Reviewed 3 May 2015

First of all, I booked through hostelbooking.com for a three single bed room with toilet 2 months back. 1 week before arrival, I double confirm with the reservation but none reply(hostelbooking.com and qianmen hostel). I called qianmen hostel 2 days before arrival and a very rude staff scolded me and say hostel booking.com is not their authorized dealer and they...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 18 April 2015

Upon arrival we were checked in to a room in the middle of construction works. Obviously we did not accept. Our walk-out was kindly accepted though. However I am of opinion works of that size should have been communicated.

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Calgary
Reviewed 16 November 2014

This stay was part of a stopover on the way to the Philippines. We had 2 rooms with private baths. A triple was 280 RMB and the double was 220 RMB. Given the time of year, my two main concerns were heat, and hot water. Both were no problem. After a long day of sightseeing, we had nice long, hot...

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Reviewed 16 October 2014 via mobile

We have been here for a week and we enjoyed out stay here. The room had a big bed, a clean toilet and not beautiful looking but working shower. The only problem was, that the room got very humid after showering despite the ventilator. The staff is very friendly, speaks enough English to recommend some things and helps you if...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Qianmen Hostel

Address: No.33 Meishijie, Xicheng District, Beijing 100051, China
Region: China > Beijing > Chongwenmen
Price Range: €13 - €51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 45
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“All rooms come with Air con or heater. The rooms closest to the bar is your best bet.”
siddfinchbj, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“if you want your own bathroom, ask for a room for two people”
987nilsd, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you struggle with stairs best to request lower level room right away at reservation.”
C-Rad_TwinCities, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Definitely get an upper-level floor.”
TedM964, 30 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Very noisy and the wifi only available in the lobby”
wwlam, 3 May 2015 | Read review
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