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Qianmen Hostel

No.33 Meishijie, Xicheng District, Beijing 100051, China (Chongwenmen)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    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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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Good location and staff were friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. Didn't have much of a social aspect but rooms were clean with decent showers and bathrooms. Nothing to complain about, very nice stay here.

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Landshut, Germany
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

It was a bit hard to find and not the best hostel i've ever stayed at but it could have been worse. The location is really good and there are heaps of cheap restaurants in the area. The doorm rooms are quite small, the bed a bit hard but I got a few good hours sleep and the showers and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This was a fun hostel. We ate breakfast in the lobby on a unique table so you had no choice but to speak to other travelers. Service was just ok. It was mostly the culture and the build that made this hostel unforgettable! I usually travel in solo and found that i met more people here than anywhere else. Slept... More

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

the location are just great, near to the famous food street in Beijing, walking distance to MRT, TianAnMen square and lot of HuTong (old street). The old Chinese style accommodation and backyard are just awesome for those wanted to feel the pure chinese architecture.

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Ottawa, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

I enjoyed my stay at this hostel for the following reasons. Location is amazing, the staff is very friendly, the food prices were amazing and they offer all sorts of tours making it easy to see the sites. The hostel is in an old heritage building that added to the charm and experience of old city Beijing. Be warned that... More

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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

Everytime I've stayed at Qianmen Hostel service, price rates and treatment from the employees has been awesome. A "must" for every traveller looking for a relaxing place to stay, but at the same time allows you to meet other travellers and exchange experiences and itineraries both in Beijing or other places around China. As said, perfect cheap place to stay... More

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Chongqing, China
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

This isn't the nicest hostel in the world, but it feels like...a hostel. It's cheap enough, has hot water and good water pressure (and the shower actually drains, always a plus). Big bottles of Tsingtao for 5 rmb. I know there are people out there who care about this detail. The breakfast was good (includes a free coffee! or tea/juice.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Lonely Planet (LP) has this as one of their top picks in their Beijing guidebook. My experience here was just alright -- bit dingy and run-down in places, staff had a few issues understanding English, a bit of a walk to Tiananmen (20 mins) and Qianmen Station (10 mins), but otherwise a nice, cheap, comfortable stay.

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

This is a charming character filled little place. We stayed here for 3 nights during our stay in China. The location was perfect, it was easy to find and easy to get to/from the airport via subway. The staff are friendly and very helpful. The rooms where nothing special but for China standards, I had stayed in worse for alot... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for six nights in a double room w ensuite. We had to change rooms as our courtyard room was far too noisy at all hours of the night. The second room was also noisy as it faced a side street with trucks and public walking past 24/7. The beds in both were rock hard, as I travelled... More

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Address: No.33 Meishijie, Xicheng District, Beijing 100051, China
Location: China > Beijing Region > Beijing > Chongwenmen
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