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Howard Johnson Paragon Hotel Beijing

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.18A Jianguomennei Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100005, China (Beijing Railway Station / Jianguomen)
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Atherton, Australia
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Walking into the bathroom of this hotel we found one small piece of soap that appeared to have been re wrapped in glad wrap from a previous guest and one small tube of shampoo. The vanity was covered in a large display of condoms and we had the choice of about 8 different types. we found this totally offensive and... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Got booked in here while on tour. Comfortable enough but a few gripes including: Can be noisy. I should have looked at recommendations. But other guests add to din. Walls about as soundproof as tissue paper. In house restaurants not promoted (might be a good thing?) so a pain if not able to go further afield for meals. On the... More

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Aracaju, SE
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is in a good location, just steps form a subway station and walking distance from historical city (about 20min). Staff speak a little english but enouth to help you. Concierge service is very good, they can arrage tours for a fair price and talk to cab drivers to direct you to your destination.

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Adelaide, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Location was good, staff need to understand they are in the hospitality industry, their knowledge of English was very poor. Very unhelpful to the point of discust at their lack of communication. Breakfast about only highlight

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Annapolis, Maryland
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In 2008 this hotel was closer to a 4 stars hotel. Nowadays it seems outdated, with old furniture and mold on the bathroom tiles. Excellent breakfast, perfect location, good price-value, but the staff would need to brush on their English skills. Compliments to the young male receptionist who covers the daytime shift - he seems to take the most of... More

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69 reviews 69 reviews
38 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel only as a one-night thing for the convenience of getting to the railway station in the morning. The staff at reception weren't terribly friendly, but efficient. The room was small but manageable. The fit-out was very dated and so was the iron and ironing board that I had to call reception for. The wifi in... More

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Regina, SK
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a large, modern, moderately priced hotel just across the main road from the front entrance of Beijing Railway Station. It's the perfect location for Trans-Mongolian travelers who have an early train to catch: you don't have to worry about getting stuck in traffic, as it's just a two-minute walk over the footbridge to the Station. The hotel staff... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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95 reviews 95 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I go back to Beijing, I will absolutely stay in this hotel. The hotel is a half-block away from the Central Rail Station and from Metro access. As a result, you can get pretty much anywhere from here without ever having to use a taxi or bus-service. The rooms are incredibly comfortable, and I have absolutely nothing negative to... More

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Porto Alegre, RS
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Stayed in Howard Johnson on my first time to Beijing and couldn't ask for anything better for the price I have paid. To begin with, the hotel, especially the bed, is extremely comfortable comparing to other same rate Chinese hotels I had previously stayed at. The room was quite clean e had enough space for me (I usually don't care... More

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Athens, Greece
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

The location of the hotel was excellent ,just next to exit B,of Beijing Railway Station.The food and the facilities were also very satisfying.The staff was helpful,but they could also improve their english.

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Address: No.18A Jianguomennei Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100005, China
Location: China > Beijing > Beijing Railway Station / Jianguomen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Howard Johnson Paragon Hotel Beijing 4*
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#116 Luxury Hotel in Beijing #137 Best Value Hotel in Beijing
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Howard Johnson Paragon Hotel Beijing is ideally located on the East Chang An Street, in the heart of the golden area of the capital city, surrounded by major business centers, tourist attractions and the Embassy area. It is right opposite the Beijing Railway Station, just minutes away from the Wangfujing, the Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City, and is only 40 minutes from the international airport.The 10-storey hotel offers 306 modern furnished guest rooms and suites. Each room features facilities including central air-conditioning ,satellite and cable TV, mini-bar, IDD telephone ,in-room safe and hair-dryer which befit a superior business-class hotel .The Howard Johnson Executive Floor and Lounge caters to the needs of the most discerning business travelers .The hotel’s banquet and conference facilities provide functional solutions to meeting and event planners. ... more   less 
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