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Happy Dragon Courtyard Hostel

2.5 of 5 Guest house   |   No.51 Dongsi 9th Tiao, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100007, China (Beijing Workers' Sports Complex)
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Ranked #21 of 528 Beijing B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

At only £5 a night, this was great value for money. Very scenic location in a clean hutong, not far from a metro station and there are many local shops nearby. The rooms aren't much to write home about, but the beds are comfortable and everything is regularly cleaned. (I only spent time in my room whilst sleeping, because there... More

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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

the location of HDC is very good, near the metro in the central area. the room was typical chinese, what I wanted, and they clean it everyday, maybe it's not too soundproof. the staff is very friendly and helpful and speak good english, the trip they organize to the great wall was good (no shopping). the only problem I had... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Happy Dragon. We had a private double room that was spotless and dotted with characterful features. The room was cleaned daily. The hostel had a wonderful bar/restaurant in the central courtyard with extremely friendly staff, great food, wonderful coffee and themed evenings such as dumpling making, BBQs, and video night that would be... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

great place in a very traditional location in the hutongs (although can be quite hard to find at first). The staff were very friendly and the cafe was great. The room itself is quite big but it can get quite cold.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013 via mobile

Can't say enough good things about this place OUTSTANDING!!! Bat is lovely staff can't do enough to help new bathroom is stunning, clean and friendly. If you want a true experience of living in the hutong this is the place, anouther bonus is its about a five min walk to ghost street where you can get the best food in... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013 via mobile

This is a great hostel in an out-of-the-way hutong (alleyway) in Beijing. It's not the most centrally located, but it is near the subway. The prices are great, the staff are fantastic and the café on premises is fabulous. Depending on who is staying at the hostel it can be a bit noisy at night. People can stay and drink... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

super clean and super convenient! 4 of us got a 6 beds room with our private bathroom for only 75 kuai a night/person. This place is really clean, beds are comfortable! provides with towels and individual outlet by our beds along with individual night lamp. It's also near everything in Beijing, I will def come back again!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

First of all, we didn't stay at this hostel so I cannot say anything about the room/service/area. I'm wirting this review because we booked this hostel thru booking.com 6 days prior to arrive in Beijing. We received the booking confirmation. As we were expected to arrive in Beijing around 10 pm, I tried to send a mail to their mail... More

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Changchun, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

I have also stayed in the other Happy Dragon hostel which I enjoyed but the Happy Dragon Courtyard has a lot more atmosphere just because it's in a Hutong courtyard. There were building works going on during our stay but these did not really cause any problems. The cafe is good although the toast with the western breakfast was pale... More

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Shijiazhuang Shi, Hebei, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

I've been there a couple of times since I came to China and It will still being my first option in beijing, the dorms are good but nothing special, good hitter in winter btw, normal shared bathrooms and showers, you receive what you pay but it is nice place, the bar is a little bit expensive but girls there are... More

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Address: No.51 Dongsi 9th Tiao, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100007, China
Location: China > Beijing > Beijing Workers' Sports Complex
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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Ranked #21 of 528 B&Bs / Inns in Beijing
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Happy Dragon Courtyard Hostel 2.5*
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