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Shatan Hotel

No.28 Shatan Hou Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100009, China
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Ranked #204 of 5,465 Hotels in Beijing
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Bhubaneswar, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very comfortable room. Not elegant but very comfortable. Front Office and Staff were very helpful. They waited in Airport for 2 hrs when our flight was delayed and din't charged any thing additional. We were able to walk to the main attractions and really enjoyed the small little restaurants on the street of the hotel especially for a traditional Chinese... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel was very comfortable. The Hotel staff was nice but did not speak very good english. It is very close to the Forbidden city but behind it, so you will have to walk a distance to get to the square. It is not close to the metro but is a minus in my books. The taxi drivers at the... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

I had a great time at the ShaTan Hotel for some reason i was up graded to a suite room very nice , Small lounge with fridge tv & sette & large coffee table ideal for planning your day, Bedroom good size biggest bed ever tho very hard, tv as well. en suite bathroom with seperate shower & free standing... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

This was an absolute bargain find, and in hindsight was possibly the best situated hotel you can find in Beijing. When you arrive for the first time you will find it almost impossible to find. Many hotel websites do not list it correctly, however Tripadvisor shows it correctly. It is down a road almost directly opposite the Eastern exit of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

This place is great if a little hard to find, we had a print out of the address in chinese and the taxi driver stil look perplexed. He found the hotel though it is out of the tourist enclave and in the hutong area. You will get an authentic Beijing experience there - great food, beautiful park just down the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

My friend and I are students and didn't want to spend too much on a hotel. We decided to go for the Shatan Hotel and were positively surprised. The staff at reception could speak basic English which was helpful to ask for directions and both the Bathroom and Room was very clean. The hotel is located within walking distance of... More 

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Ladner, British Columbia, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We researched this hotel on TA and were not disappointed. It is a clean and comfortable 3 star with a great location and accommodating English (limited) speaking staff. If you want to see the real local flavor of Beijing, stay here. We had room 306 overlooking the street. The first night we paid about $125.00 CA but then I went... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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35 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We booked this hotel because it was good value and we were surprised with the rooms. They were very clean and comfortable, with a fridge, tv, safe and air con, hairdryer, toiletries (no soap!). The bathroom was very good and the room spacious. The only downside was that as there was no window we couldn't gauge what time it was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

This was my 3rd stay here. I love the fact the hotel is on a back street frequented by locals. Because of that, rooms facing the street can be noisy during the day. Hotel is about a 20 min walk from subway station on Line 6 & 1 block north of the Forbidden City. Lots of local restaurants & stores... More 

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Oslo,Norway
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110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I have been a guest at Shatan hotel 3 times the past 8 years. 5 years since my last stay. Nothing has happened to the hotel since my last stay, neither negative or positive. I recommend getting the suite as it is extremely reasonably priced. A big room with a large comfortable bed, and an extra living room. The bathroom... More 

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