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Shichahai Shadow Art Performance Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.24 Songshujie, Xicheng District | Beijing, Beijing 100009, China (Houhai)
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    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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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was travelling in Beijing with my partner and we really enjoyed our stay in Shichahai Shadow art performance hotel. We arrived early in the morning and even though the check-in starts normally at 2pm, they let us check in already when we arrived and we got the room within 30 minutes of our arrival. Service was really welcoming and... More 

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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

finding this hotel, you definitely need a cab driver to take you. Especially at night, it is very hard to find.signage to the place is not that great. The hotel itself is lovely and has a really cool feel, dark and mysterious (playing up the shadow art side of things), during the day time there is a great skylight over... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I enjoyed my stay there and the shadow master was so talented. Love the decoration, in great location. Breakfast was fine with both Chinese and Western foods. There were plenty places to eat within walking distance, so not an issue without room service.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in a hotel for 6 nights, liked it very much, hotel is located inside the hutong which is a bit crowdy and messy, and on contrast to that the hotel itself is quiet and peacefull, it really was a homecoming feeling each evening we came back. Stuff is very attentive but almost invisible in a good way, u can... More 

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Singapore River, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 4 nights and I was wow by the both the property and staffs. I checked in on 31 dec and the hotel invited us to their new year party which consists of sweet dumplings making, shadow art performance and games. REALLY HAD FUN!. Its a fun way to spend new year eve. The staffs are young and friendly.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 3 nights. Small, warm & personal hotel with staff & service to match. Has a high end arty feel, staff are well trained and selected.staff are very attentive, but not obtrusive. Rooms are compact, but this is to be expected with a hotel in the old town of Beijing. Great hotel for couples. Can recommend highly as its close... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we have been treated very very well by all the staff in the hotel.we like to thanks Daisy,Anna,Jenny,Cindy,Henry,John and Alex.The hotel location is not near the tube station ,but we make used of the bike in the hotel a lot .the hotel is very well maintain and the service is excellent .is the extra touch from Anna to my wife... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

The Hotel is easy to find due to road signs. One would not expect a hotel in this street, but the surprise is perfect when entering the house. You will find a small but clean and cosy hotel. The location, an older neighbourhood in the downtown area very Close to an recreation area with lake and lots of authenic restaurants.... More 

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feng y, Manager at Shichahai Shadow Art Performance Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Chris M, Thank you so much for writing us such a lovely review to share with tripadvisor fellows. The location of the hotel is very close to the subway of line 6 and ling 4. On the way to the hotel , you could find the signs are quite obvious along the alleys. As you mentioned, our hotel is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

This is a small boutique hotel in the hutongs close to the Houhai lake area of Beijing. It is designed around an old courtyard, now covered in to serve as a large comfortable lobby and which incorporates a small shadow puppet theatre. The hotel is very well designed with lots of interesting objects on display. It was potentially a very... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

to get a great insight in to the real Beijing, this hotel is a must. Great hotel in a downtown area. Although this hotel is in a downmarket area we felt completely sate walking around at night. A must.

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Address: No.24 Songshujie, Xicheng District | Beijing, Beijing 100009, China
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Location: China > Beijing Region > Beijing > Houhai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Shichahai Shadow Art Performance Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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