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Great Wall Box House (Beijing)

No.18A Dongdui Street, Gubeikou Village, Gubeikou Town, Beijing 101201, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014
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Parkwood, Australia
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Stayed 2 nights in November 2014. Arranged Airport transfer through Hotel for 500 RMB. Room very comfortable and clean. All meals provided and were fresh and tasty. Excellent value. Ask for sandwiched to take on full day hikes. Staff can give plenty of great advice about where to go. We dropped off our bags and went up onto the local... More 

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Houston, Texas
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14 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Visited with two kids, ages 4 and 8. Had been to the area before and knew that we wanted to stay close to the Wall as that was our main purpose for this visit to China, and staying in Beijing and taking day trips would have meant too much time in the car. This place way exceeded our expectations. We... More 

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New York City, New York
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94 reviews 94 reviews
50 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

This is an absolutely beautiful hostel / hotel. From the moment I arrived, I felt relaxed . It's just the atmosphere at this place. The staff are all very friendly and provide exceptional service. Getting to the hostel is another story. They provide very clear instructions on how to get there. I had no problems following the directions. Note, watch... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I stayed here towards the end of a 3 week holiday in China and it was probably the highlight of the trip. From booking to departure, communication was superb. GWBH provided detailed instructions for how to get to the hotel via self-drive and public transport options. On arrival, we received a warm greeting and a walk-through of the hotel and... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I traveled alone from Beijing to Gubeikou, which was an adventure and a half. Getting out of the village was easier, as the people who work at the hostel help out a lot with this. When I arrived, I was delighted to see the location of the hostel and was greeted by a very warm woman. The room I stayed... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

My girlfriend and I stayed her for one night during a 2-day hiking trip to the Simatai (sp?) section of the Great Wall. The location is great, and the rooms and common areas are very clean. There is even a nice area outside with lounge chairs. Despite what some prior reviewers said, the dinner they served us was plentiful -... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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21 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

My spouse and I spent two nights at the Box House and loved it. We were in the private room which is very nice if a bit pricey but the easy access to two great Wall hikes makes it worth the trip and cost. I highly recommend the Crouching Tiger hike. We met a woman at the guest house and... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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32 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We enjoyed two days in that hostel. Very nice atmosphere and great place, we stayed in the private room, which was beautiful, but really to expensive! It was including veggie food (nice but you shouldn't be too hungry though (small portions only). Also breakfast is nice but not much to eat if you're really hungry bad luck. The wall is... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Stayed here for only one magical night but wow. Such a gorgeous and relaxing place to visit. I can absolutely guarantee if I am ever in Beijing again I will be coming back here. People speak of sometimes finding it hard to get up to Gubeikou etc and I am no help cause we took their private driver - the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Loved the place. Comfortable, super clean, tasteful and very welcoming. The wall at Gubeiko is not renovated, which means that at the moment you can get there wonderful hikes around the wall without hardly meeting any other person. Well, I met just a huge rabbit on my way. Great Wall Box House may seem a bit pricey, if you are... More 

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Address: No.18A Dongdui Street, Gubeikou Village, Gubeikou Town, Beijing 101201, China
Location: China > Beijing Region > Beijing
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Number of rooms: 4
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