We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Dunhuang International Youth Hostel

Traveller (32)
Dining (2)
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
  • 14 Jun 2017
    “Would recommend ”
  • 29 May 2017
    “Mixed feelings..”
No.1 Huancheng East Road, Dunhuang 736200 China See on map
Name/address in local language
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
2 Star accommodation
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (52)
Filter reviews
15 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 15 reviews
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed for three nights and were happy with this hostel. We had a private room which was clean, with hot water and AC. Staff did all they could to help when we had questions. Location was great, just round the corner from the night...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank 477emmab
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

I stayed two nights. The owner could do it much better with the place... + Good location. Close to restaurants and the long distance bus station. + Dorms are clean, with AC, big lockers, lamp and power socket at each bed. Don't take a room...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank rhomomit
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We stayed in this hostel for one night in 4 bed dormitory. Hostel is good and clean. Staff speak good English. I don’t remember the guy name but he is very co-operative. He Booked Taxi for Yarden mountain and treated very well. We spent only...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank Ranjitt3363
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Their staff is very friendly. I had a knee issue - Feng drove me to doctor and Tina came as a translator - I just didn't expect such a great service. Location is good. You will meet at least few English speaking people - which...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Niranjan H
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Dunhuang has Mogao Grottoes: arguably the best Buddhist ancient marvel in Cathay; also the Singing Sand Dunes: among the biggest on the planet. Clear warmish blue sky stretching across the Taklamakan Desert of November. A perfect day. Until you try to find any budget place...More

Date of stay: November 2015
Thank sadeeyor
View more reviews
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel class
Number of rooms
Price range
US$17 - US$30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
China > Gansu > Dunhuang
Hotel class
Number of rooms
Price range
US$17 - US$30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
China > Gansu > Dunhuang
Traveller (32)
Dining (2)
Nearby HotelsSee all 163 nearby hotels
Dunhuang Guest House
69 reviews
.38 km away
Yangguan Hotel
15 reviews
.39 km away
Dun Huang Building Hotel
5 reviews
.39 km away
Dunhe Brand Hotel
8 reviews
.49 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 11 nearby restaurants
Green Lotus Vegetarian Restaurant
26 reviews
.26 km away
Oasis Cafe
15 reviews
.58 km away
Shunzhang Huang Noodle Restaurant
13 reviews
6.23 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 52 nearby attractions
Dunhuang Museum
74 reviews
1.17 km away
Dunhuang Theater
20 reviews
.62 km away
"Playing Pipa" Statue
35 reviews
.58 km away
West Lake Nature Reserve of Dunhuang
9 reviews
1.16 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Dunhuang International Youth Hostel staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"carry towel, soap Slipper and Shampoo if you are staying in dormitory"
19 Sep 2016
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing