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King's Joy Hotel

2.0 of 5
No.81 Meishi Street, Xicheng District, Beijing 100051, China
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Ranked #292 of 5,457 Hotels in Beijing
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sunshine Coast, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

GREAT location Had triple room bunk bed that we're king single size and another king single. Room quite small but is just a place to lay your head at night while seeing all the sights. Reception and tour organiser not great with English One young girl in particular on reception is so helpful she is lovely. Buffet breakfast is so... More 

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Shanghai, China
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In the last few years I have stayed here.. It was always a nice hotel Not anymore.. New owners. Prices have almost doubled. .no wifi except in the lobby. The roomsare staring to get worn from neglect The value is just not there anymore Sad. It was such a nice location

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London, United Kingdom
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123 reviews 123 reviews
31 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We moved to this hotel after staying at a nearby hostel. We were pleasantly surprised with the hotel (for the price we paid). It was very clean, breakfast was reasonably priced. We had our own bathroom (which was a relief as the shared one we had at previous hostel was shabby) The location was great close to many attractions and... More 

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Katowice, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015 via mobile

I came to Beijing at 6 a.m. and then I left at 9 p.m. The Kings Joy Hostel was my perfect solution. First of all you can check-in from 8 a.m. Then the shared room was very clean, quite big and had its own bathroom. All staff (especially the young girl Lucia in lobby downstair) were very helpful. Moreover the... More 

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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We spent 3 nights at the King's Joy hotel, in a double room. The hotel is very well located in a pleasant & touristic neighborhood, a few minutes walking from Qianmen subway station & ten minutes from the Forbidden City & Tiananmen Square. The room was simple but clean and convenient. Breakfast was cheap (15cny) but decent. Most of the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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27 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

This hotel is in a great location near the metro, and surrounded by Hutongs. Taxi had no problem finding it (which is a often a problem in Beijing). Walking distance to Tiananmen Square, shopping and a lot of great restaurants - both expensive and cheap options. The room was super clean. I booked a single room but there wasn't any... More 

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Newmarket-on-Fergus, Ireland
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Hotel is fairly central for Tiananmenn Square, etc..only about 20 mins walk. Hotel is on a busy main street...plenty of shops, restaurants, cafes, etc. Rooms are good. The only negative really is the WiFi access...there is access to free WiFi, but only in the lobby/reception area of the hotel....so teh lobby is always a bit packed with people tinkering with... More 

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Des Moines, IA
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The hotel is very basic, but the location is great as others have stated. The WiFi only works in the lobby, so there is always dozens of people hanging out in the lobby on their phones and laptops. The rooms are small but comfortable. Wish they had safes in the room. Has a hot water maker but no fridge. The... More 

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Cairo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I stayed in a normal 6-beds room. It was good and clean and roommates were friendly. Price can be expensive when compared to hostels in China outside Beijing... but compared to the relatively higher prices of Beijing than the rest of China, it can be considered as a hostel of a good price. Wifi is limited in the lobby only.... More 

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Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

I stayed in the shared rooms and everything was perfect clean and safe. The room was a double room with shared bathroom for 6 people, so there was much space. The safety box is in the lobby and cost 1 rmb to open each time. The WiFi is good and works just in the lobby. I stayed on 1 floor... More 

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