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Grand Metro Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.22-1 Xuanwumen, Gulou District, Nanjing 210037, China
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Ranked #48 of 1,580 Hotels in Nanjing
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ningbo, China
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Compared to other Chinese budget hotels this one is much nicer. It has many locations around the city. If I come back to Nanjing I would book this place again. Close to the metro, great wifi, helpful staff, clean rooms, and a good price.

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
32 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

A bargain priced hotel perfectly located on the edge of Xuanwu Lake, right beside the Ming Dynasty city walls and only a short walk from one of the city’s main shopping areas, Grand Metro is a bit of a gem - but only for confident / experienced travelers (and / or those that speak Chinese). The hotel has certainly seen... More

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Ames, Iowa
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Overall I was impressed with the quality of the room for the $40 it cost. The location is great! It's right next to Xuanwu Lake and Park, the gate is about 200 feet away. It's also only about a minute walk from the metro line. If you're into some higher end shopping there are two large shopping complexes not far... More

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Irvine, California
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109 reviews 109 reviews
66 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

The hotel has flaws. But it has all you need at a very affordable price (around $40). The location is nice, next to the metro station.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2012 via mobile

The rooms are big , spacious. The breakfast spread is generous and service is acceptable. Location is convenient as its five minutes to subway station

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11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2011

Simple small hotel. Rooms simple and adequate. A little shabby around the edges. Staff speaks limited English. Located right at the entrance to the beautiful Xuanwumen Lake with fascinating activities day and night - flying kites, Tai Chi, Opera Karaoke, Chinese checkers, dancing, boat rides. One block from the Xuanwumen subway stop. 2 blocks to a small supermarket and Starbucks.... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2011

We came after 9pm. The bar/karaoke that was just next to the hotel seems to be dominant. You can smell the cigarette smoke in the lobby. Difficulties that we had was the language barrier. There was a misunderstanding on whether the room has already been paid or not. But two thumbs up for the patience and friendliness of the staffs... More

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58 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2011

This is one of the many hotels in the world which are calling themselves "upper class/5star" and while nothing is wrong with them, they aren't absolutely the best. Still, nothing to complain either, you're in good hands here. The hotel does have quite a lot of foreign guests, so they're used to speak English and "Foreign wishes" everywhere in the... More

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2010

It was so convenient. I arrived at the railway station. Took the Nanjing metro to Xuanwumen station. Got out and the hotel was just 100m from the station. The beautiful Xuanwumen lake is just at the doorstep. The shopping and eating district at Hunan Road is also within walking distance. Hotel is clean, and meets my expectations of a 3-star... More

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Address: No.22-1 Xuanwumen, Gulou District, Nanjing 210037, China
Location: China > Jiangsu > Nanjing
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Grand Metro Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 112
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