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No.23 Ren Jia Wan, Xing Hui West Road, Chengdu 610081, China
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Ranked #5 of 107 Specialty Lodging in Chengdu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

When I stayed here the hostel was very dirty, there were spills on the tables that were not cleaned up for the duration of my stay (3 days). Toilets were horrendously smelly, and showers dirty. Access to the hostel is not ideal either, being located further away from the city centre than most hostels, and difficult to find. The main... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

the staff is very rude, especialy to western tourists. when i left they asked me to pay 100 Yuan because the sheet was dirty. i couldnt belive that and said no. so she asked me if i could go and help to clean it. when i asked her if she normaly dont wash it she finaly gave me my deposit... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

If you are after a five star hotel then this place is not for you. However if you want clean (but basic) rooms, friendly staff, good location and excellent travel advice then this is the place for you. We paid less than NZ$20 for a budget twin room with shared bathroom which was all we wanted for one night after... More

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SAINT CLOUD
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62 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I really like this hostel! The directions given were great except when coming out of metro exit D and see Wanda mall, go the opposite way on the same side of street. Do not walk towards mall. They all spoke pretty perfect English. Very helpful with bus and metro info even when we were trying to public transport to places... More

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Hong Kong, China
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

We lived in the four people dorm for one night. Feel exactly like home there. Each bed is equipped with its own curtain and bedside lamp. Protect your privacy and let you enjoy your space :p Bed size is okay for Asian people but may be a little bit small for westerner . The shared bathrooms and toilet is clean... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Great friendly staff, however they can very busy when many other travellers bombard them with many many questions everyday. 1 of the staff even waited for me to reach (2am) as mine was the last flight into Chengdu. Rooms are clean, bed was reasonably comfortable with blanket and individual curtains and it has an individual charging point and light. Showers... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

They offer trips to Tibet. For sure one of the cheapest if you are looking for the basics, but do not forget that you still have to pay all your accomodations, entrance fees and transportation from trainstation or airport and transportation in Lhasa. They want to be a professional tour Company, but they are not! We booked our tibet tour... More

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
26 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Not many other places to stay. Nice place with hot water all the time. Great price and good value food to match. They could do with another girls bathroom on the 3rd floor to match the boys 4! Its also a shame that all smoking is done on the 3rd floor courtyard because as two non smokers our room was... More

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014 via mobile

Having a vacation in Chengdu, China for 4days 3nights and staying at Mix Hostel. We have a very great time staying here with very friendly staff. They provide us a lot information about what we can do in Sichuan, what are the interesting places to go and to eat. During our stay we experience a very bad winter in that... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

The hostel is run by a group who also owns lazy bone and Flipflop hostel. This one is the original one. When I stepped in the staff was very welcoming and able to recommend many local ways to explore the city. They could easily be the best league of staff you couldn't wish better in most hostels. I only have... More

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Address: No.23 Ren Jia Wan, Xing Hui West Road, Chengdu 610081, China
Location: China > Sichuan > Chengdu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 35
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