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Qianmen Hostel

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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good47%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“forbidden city”(17 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 May 2014

the location are just great, near to the famous food street in Beijing, walking distance to MRT, TianAnMen square and lot of HuTong (old street). The old Chinese style accommodation and backyard are just awesome for those wanted to feel the pure chinese architecture.

Thank Penang_CHEN
Reviewed 12 March 2014

I enjoyed my stay at this hostel for the following reasons. Location is amazing, the staff is very friendly, the food prices were amazing and they offer all sorts of tours making it easy to see the sites. The hostel is in an old heritage...More

Thank Chuck C
Reviewed 15 January 2014

Everytime I've stayed at Qianmen Hostel service, price rates and treatment from the employees has been awesome. A "must" for every traveller looking for a relaxing place to stay, but at the same time allows you to meet other travellers and exchange experiences and itineraries...More

1  Thank MALETAD
Reviewed 22 October 2013

This isn't the nicest hostel in the world, but it feels like...a hostel. It's cheap enough, has hot water and good water pressure (and the shower actually drains, always a plus). Big bottles of Tsingtao for 5 rmb. I know there are people out there...More

1  Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 14 October 2013

Lonely Planet (LP) has this as one of their top picks in their Beijing guidebook. My experience here was just alright -- bit dingy and run-down in places, staff had a few issues understanding English, a bit of a walk to Tiananmen (20 mins) and...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$23 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$23 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"The doubles with shared bathrooms have the best classic furniture"
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"All rooms come with Air con or heater. The rooms closest to the bar is your best bet."
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"if you want your own bathroom, ask for a room for two people"
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"If you struggle with stairs best to request lower level room right away at reservation."
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