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Kellys Courtyard

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No.25 Xiaoyuan Hutong of Bingmasi Hutong, Xisi South Street, Xicheng District, Beijing 100034, China
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Ranked #18 of 5,465 Hotels in Beijing
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The experience and delight is only enhanced by the journey and transition through the Hutong neighborhood... and upon entry into the establishment and the gracious and warm welcome - you really are impressed. The rooms are wonderful and the courtyard with the vegetation, pool/fountain and sitting areas is stunning. You will make no mistake... while this is in an authentic... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My reservations about staying in a hutong were completely dispelled when I stayed here. For what you pay and the experience you gain it's priceless. From the welcome and helpfulness to the cleanliness, it's not so much would I stay here again, it's when am I going to. This is authentic Beijing. I could not give Kelly's 5 stars.

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Weihai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife's parents came to visit us in China and we wanted to give them a more authentic experience. Accommodation in the HuTong was therefore a logical choice. Tucked away, yet easily accessible by Subway, Kelly's courtyard is indeed a little gem. The rooms were cozy and comfortable and contained everything we needed. The inside courtyard was lovely and beautifully... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kelly's courtyard is on the east side, and the location is right off of two major subway stops, and right near Joy City Mall. It's pretty easy to get to major tourist sites, as well as the west side and downtown. Mark was super helpful and attentive, and the rooms are really great. Also, complimentary toast and tea/coffee in the... More 

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Goole, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very pleasant hotel, bed & breakfast only but some lovely places to eat within walking distance. Bedrooms built around the courtyard where your breakfast is laid out first thing in the morning. Don't be put off by the back street location, we were surprised how clean the area was and how friendly the locals were. Manager is very polite... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We visited Kellys Courtyard over the chinese new year and all i can say is, that it was really amazing! John was by far the best host on our 3 week asia trip and the hostel is a unique masterpiece. The location couldnt be much better.The hostel is located at a beautiful Hutong area and easy to get to. We... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

I booked this accommodation last minute and didn't really know what to expect when I turned up. I was pleasantly surprised when the door to this place opened up to a quaint, small courtyard for a 'lobby' with an airy, traditional atmosphere. My room fronted onto the courtyard and was immaculately clean throughout. It was the dead of winter in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We booked at Kelly's Courtyard after reading the reviews on tripadvisor and we were not disappointed! We caught the metro from the railway station thanks to the helpful map and instructions sent by email. Had some difficultly finding the exact address in the dark down the alleys but we called the hotel and Mark the manager came out and found... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I had the most fantastic trip here. What a hidden gem. My room was beautiful, opening up on to the courtyard, which was just beautiful. Kelly's seemed very homely and welcoming. I absolutely love the fish in the pond. I would recommend staying here if you want a unique hotel with charm

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We split our stay between the Novotel Xinqiao and Kellys Courtyard, hoping to see both sides of the hospitality world (The old and the new, The western standard vs the Hutong Stay) in Beijing. We were met with by Mark, honestly one of the nicest guys you'll ever meet in your travels. He is genuine in his hospitality, and makes... More 

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