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City Central Youth Hostel

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   No.1-5 Beijingzhan West Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100005, China (Beijing Railway Station / Jianguomen)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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80 reviews 80 reviews
54 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First the good. Dorms are four bed proper beds. No bunk beds. Clean dorms with lockers. Location is right in front of the main train station. Excellent. When you are walking out of the station look to your left/front for the pedistrain bridge. (About 10:00 if looking at a face of a clock)The building that towers above it will have... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
24 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is located very close to metro subway station line 2, 5 minutes walk to MRT Exit A so it is easy to go everywhere in Beijing with 2 CNY only. Across the street of Beijing´s Central Train Station.Room are clean & decent.Wifi connection only available on the club.

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Turin, Italy
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303 reviews 303 reviews
30 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok this place is chap and really close to nthe central station and the subway station. The downs: it's relatively dirty and noisy. The wifi doesn't work perfectly and on to9p of that you have to sit in the bar where the waiter comes every 5 minutes to ask you what you want saying the purchase is mandatory. Good place... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I visit china all time I have been in this Hostel. The reason is close for every thing. It s just next to train station. also clean rooms and average price. That`s why I like stay here. Staff not rude but not professional but every one can speak English.

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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We stayed one night in this hotel. The room was quite spacious. It had two single, twin beds. The frames were quite basic and, as customary in China, the mattresses with extremely thin. That's what you should expect at any hostel in China, though. It could have been a bit cleaner. It was not unlivable or filthy, but both the... More

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

The hotel is located right in the centre of Beijing and very close to main attractions. A bit dirty and with lots of people that smoke within the hotel, which leaves it with a horrible smell throughout. The rooms are basic and the beds are hard, almost uncomfortable. Breakfast is OK but just too salty. There were cockroaches on the... More

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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 via mobile

I had booked this place for one night, simply for convenience due to its location next to the railway station and easy access to the airport on the metro connecting with the airport express train. However I only really think there was Chinese people staying in the place which I found quite noisy. My private en-suite room was spacey and... More

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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42 reviews 42 reviews
17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

I had a great time in the hostel, although there wasn't much of a hostel vibe during low season. Most of the guests were chinese and although there is a common space with billiards tables, people were not really mingling. The room was nice and clean and the bed was comfortable. They had a large locker for luggage. The location... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Clean and an ok location.I have stayed here a number of times not because it's the best hostel i found..but because of its convenient location (just across the Beijing railway station). Nearby you can find both chinese and western fast food restaurants, supermarkets and subway station just adjacent to the hotel. The only negative would be windowless rooms...a lot of... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

Simply i loved my stay there. The staff were always very friendly, helpful and could communicate well in English. We loved the feel of the rooms, which had the most fantastically comfy beds. Great choice!

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Address: No.1-5 Beijingzhan West Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100005, China
Location: China > Beijing Region > Beijing > Beijing Railway Station / Jianguomen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — City Central Youth Hostel 2*
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