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No.52 Dazhalan West Street, Qianmen, Xuanwu District, Beijing 100051, China (Chongwenmen)
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Ranked #25 of 550 Specialty Lodging in Beijing
3.5 of 5 stars 195 Reviews
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hostel was great about price and location. but I am doing this opinion note because I must say all the toilets and bathrooms in the hostel were absolutly DISGUSTING. the restaurant and the the common areas were really nice, but once u get into the rooms.... it is really bad that all the outside appeareance is great and then... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly English speaking staff, great location, free Wifi. The restaurant/bar area is really nice and comfy as well as reasonably priced. The secret wall tour is a must but don't expect much from the tour guide, he pretty much gets you to the wall you have 3 hours on the wall on your own, hardly any tourist around then make... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although this hostel was clean and friendly it was freezing cold because their heating was broken. I ended up with the flu. I dont advise staying here in Winter, unless they do something substantial to address the heating problem. Also secret wall tour advertised did not run due to a problem with the car.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Good amenities, clean and easy to reach, helpful staff. I wouldn't recommend booking train tickets through the desk though, 30 yuan per ticket is quite a big surcharge. Also, when trying to buy a SIM card, they will direct you to the China Mobile shop next door - that will most likely rip you off.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Clean rooms, good facilities, perfect base for beijing exploring. Location was top notch and the atmosphere of the hostel is good. Delicious breakfast, cheap snacks and close to restaurants and supermarkets. Fast wifi as well.

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Quezon City, Philippines
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The hostel is location, the Tiananmen Square, Wangfujing Street, Night Food Market and the Forbidden City can all be accessed on foot (not exactly near, but very accessible). The hostel is easy to locate, and the metro station gives you access to the different spots in Beijing. Lots of cheap and decent food options nearby. We didn't have breakfast here,... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Hostel has a great location, a nice bar and restaurants. The staffs was very nice and can speak English very well. I make a lot of friends during staying here and it like our home. I definetely will stay here again when I return to Beijing.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Firstly the hostel is in a great location, just South of tianamen square. The street where Leo's is located is full of local authentic eateries, market stall and shops. It was one of my favourite parts of Beijing. The staff were really helpful and Benny helped us book a travel to Xi'an to see the great warriors (they charge a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

My husband and I didn't stay in this hotel, but were looking for a cheap tour of the Great Wall and found it at Leo's. The tour was 260 including lunch which was a good price we thought, although you visit a non touristic part of the Great Wall and it is awesome not to have people around, there are... More 

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Clearwater, Florida
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I stayed for 4 nights due to this hostels excellent location. That was definitely a big plus. It was nice that you could also book tours through them as 2 of the tours I had booked before coming to China were canceled on me. The front desk staff was very nice and helpful and the room rate was quite affordable.... More 

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Address: No.52 Dazhalan West Street, Qianmen, Xuanwu District, Beijing 100051, China
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Location: China > Beijing Region > Beijing > Chongwenmen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 40
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