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Joycity Hotel & Apartment

4.0 of 5 Apartment Hotel   |   No.131 Xidan North Main Street, Xicheng District, Beijing 100032, China (Xidan)
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Ranked #425 of 5,123 hotels in Beijing
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014
andrew x Hong Kong, China
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I once gave up Minzu to try this hotel but found it was just so so. Not enough warm could be felt during the stay. Staff not many. Rooms are just ok but below my high expectation. I booked five nights but the next morning I checked out and moved back to my familiar Minzu Hotel.

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Maribor, Slovenia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Very nice hotel, good surrounding (especially for shopping). Close to metro stations, with good connections to the whole Beijing area. Also close to the several points of interest. A reasonable price for the services provided.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Avoid this hotel if you can. I did not actually overnight in the hotel as my wife and I took one look at the room, tried to get another and then asked for our money back. Problems were multiple. The check was ok (no english) but the room was large but had several issues. The lessor was that it was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

We spent 6 nights at this Hotel. Excellent location for easy accessibility to downtown attractions. The attached mall and surrounding shopping centres give plenty of options for meals and shopping. However, be prepared to pay top price as many of these retail outlets are high end. Most deals are found across the street in the lower end malls. We stayed... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

I've just come back from my 1st Beijing trip last week. Upon a Beijing friend's recommendation, we booked a twin room at Joy city through Expedia.com, searched thru Tripadvisor. Rate was value for money, but don't be misled by the Expedia price quote. The hidden extra charges & tax aren't mentioned until it's too late. Anyway, I hope everyone benefits... More

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012

This hotel is in a very nice location to navigate around Beijing and there is plenty to do close to the hotel. Also the price is great for what you get and the rooms were comfortable and clean. The only issue was the air conditioner didn't work very well so it was a bit warm in the room. Stayed here... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2011

Thomas cook travels put us up at this hotel in Beijing, china. It is an above average hotel but situated in the middle of shopping area with a door from the lobby leading into a huge mall. The rooms are spacious but the bathrooms were not very clean. The beds were pretty hard though the sheets were clean........ service was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2011

I travelled with my wife & stay at the hotel for 3 nights. When we check the room rate with the front desk, they told us only left with business room with walk-in rate CNY1150. We have no choice as we already round the town & search for the hotel for around 2 hours after check out from Novotel Peace.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2010

The location of the hotel is excellent, although the taxi driver struggled to find the entrance. Although I did not expect a 5* international chain hotel, my hopes were high. Once settled, we noticed that the bathroom was dirty (dust and hair all over), the refrigerator did not work (we were told that it works, although the temperature was 15... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2010

We stayed at the non-smoking 9th floor. it is ovelooking the garden at the 8th floor and atrium. the room is nice. it is beside the joy city mall so shopping is not a problem. and it is a 5 minutes walk from the subway station ( metro). cleanliness is a bit low as first day we came in the... More

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Address: No.131 Xidan North Main Street, Xicheng District, Beijing 100032, China
Location: China > Beijing > Xidan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Joycity Hotel & Apartment 4*
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Joy City Apartment Hotel
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#155 Luxury Hotel in Beijing #245 Best Value Hotel in Beijing
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Joy City Hotel & Apartment Beijing is centrally located in Beijing’s Xicheng district close to Chang’an avenue , Finance avenue , Forbidden City and Beihai Park. Just ten minutes by foot from the Tian’anmen Square, It is an upscale property ,offices space , a variety of restaurant and shopping mall as well as comprehensive banqueting facilities ... more   less 
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