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Beijing 161 Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hostel   |   No.161 Dongsi Lishi Alley, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100010, China (Tian'anmen / Wangfujing)
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Ranked #11 of 550 Specialty Lodging in Beijing
4.0 of 5 stars 217 Reviews
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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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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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was an experience that I really enjoyed. A traditional Chinese style hotel in a small Hutong, it was loaded with charm. The room was basic, but clean with the downside being no safe for your valuables such as cash and passports. The room was leaved each day. The cafe was cosy and attractive with upstairs couches seating and bean... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is in a good location. The frontdesk staff is very helpful and friendly. The room is very basic and small. The matress is too hard. The bathroom shower is ok. The breakfast is not included in the room rate and it is expensive! If you want a budget hotel go for it.

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Jakarta, Jakarta Raya, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked standard twin room but they upgraded me to Business Room located on 3rd Floor. It's spacious,with facilities like pc on working desk with internet connection,complete toiletries, coffee/tea maker, hairdryer,and clean bathroom. Water pressure is stable with hot/cold option. Location is less than 5minutes walking from exit C of Dongsi Stn line 5. Basically if you follow the sign... More 

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Pros:- 1. 干净 Clean 2.工作人员的服务都很好,英文也还不错 Staff very polite and helpful, can speak english 3.附近很多吃的选择 A lot of choice of food near to hotel 4.离开地铁巴士站不远 near to bus station and metro line 5 & 6 5.网络还可以 Internet consider stable cons:- 1,非常差的隔音,连续几天晚上被影响睡眠 VERY BAD SOUND PROOF!! It is very depend on your luck, if your neighbor room have no attitude problem, you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014 via mobile

We initially booked for 3 nights and then extended for the whole week. The staff are incredible, nothing is a problem and their English is great. We stayed in the double room and then were moved to one of their business rooms. Both were wonderful and super clean. The location couldn't be better. Just a short tube ride to all... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We were looking for a nice place to stay after a 21day trekking through Mongolia. And we found it! The hotel offers practical, clean rooms, a lovely hot shower en a cosy coffee corner with the best coffee in Beijing. Good value for money. Friendly staff that tries to help you the best way they can.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

My partner and I enjoyed our stay in this hotel. Both the room and bathroom were clean and spacious and new. The staff was helpful and speaks English, helping us book our train tickets to Xi'an. Wifi connection was good. The hotel is located in a hutong surrounded by eateries patronised by locals, which we loved. Its about 5 minutes... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We had a 6d5n trip to Beijing last week, and booked this hotel after reading reviews from other Chinese forums, and turned out to be a great choice. - strategic location, surrounded by eateries, 4 minutes walk to nearest MRT station (DongSi Stn) - friendly staff - cozy room condition, light and easy - romantically designed rest area - day... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

This hotel was brilliant. We have just stayed there for eight nights. The rooms were clean when we arrived, beds comfortable, no English speaking TV but there was a USB connection to the TV so we could watch movies off of our hard drive. Excellent location. Two minute walk from Dongsi metro station and basically in the city centre. There... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Really nice place and staff. Clean, near the metro and easy to access to the main attractions in Beijing. I would love to go back to Beijing at some point and we would definitely stay here again. Very recommended and good value-price.

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Address: No.161 Dongsi Lishi Alley, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100010, China
Location: China > Beijing Region > Beijing > Tian'anmen / Wangfujing
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Beijing 161 Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 46
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