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Hangzhou International Youth Hostel

No.101-3&101-11 Nanshan Road, Xihu District, Hangzhou 310002, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Yes, there are better hostels out there. But as the previous review mentions, this place does the job. Staff is great, especially at the front desk. Rooms are mediocre and the shared ones could be better. At the end of the day, this is sort of the experience you should be expecting when you are paying ¥50 a night. A... More 

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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

As I say in the title, this place do the job. Nothing to complain at all, rooms are basic but clean, it is located in the walking district just beside the main tourist street. The only down side is that it doesn't feel like a youth hostel, probably because of the restaurant/common room. Yet, I would totally recommend.

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

The hostel is good but for their restaurant , they don't have more than 30% of their menu available. I tried it for dinner and for breakfast. Avoid it. For the hostel: this is well located, the rooms are not expensive, some rooms have a view on the lake

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Wuxi, China
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

I was absolutely appalled by this place. I've stayed in a lot of hostels around China, for a lot let money, but this was disgusting. I booked a twin room at quite a high price and was very upset to be given a room that was filthy and mouldy. The air in the room was fetid, the walls were covered... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I am writing on behalf of myself to thank you and your wonderful staff for making me surprise travel. The wine, ferragamo,Macaron you placed in my suite were gorgeous and delicious, and the view was spectacular and so close to elevator.The room that club manager,Vivian,set up for me was perfect, and I am very impressed with this. The food was... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Mingtown hostel in Hangzhou, the price you pay is to high for what you will get in this hostel. Poor cleaning, very noisy and so unconfortable beds. Restaurant staff not friendly. Be carefull with breakfast, cofee will not be included on trhe set breackfast menu.

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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I stayed here for the second time and generally happy with it. However, the room at the ground floor is quite run down and no internet connection. You need to go to a room where there's wifi. The one in the 2nd floor is good in terms of wifi and it's newer. It's 20 mins walk to Hefang street and... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

This hostel was great !!! A little difficult to find at first. Rooms are small but perfect for travelers, and cosy. There is a cafe/restaurant in this hostel which is great to relax. There are sofas and plugs to bring your laptop. WiFi very good in the whole place. Food wasn't excellent but is definitely useful ! Staff was great... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

the best hostel i've ever stayed in China thus far, good location, just 3 minutes walk to the famous West Lake, friendly receptionists, the mixture of East & West architecture & interior decor is very nice, nothing serious to complain except the shower room, i find it a bit dark & small, other than that, HIYH is my favourite hostel... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Nice, recently decorated hostel, a 15min walk from the Lake. Hostel rooms are upstairs in a stunning building. Entrance and reception is accessible via a brand new glass extension on the side of the building, which is also the Cafe style communal area. Staff were really friendly and helpful The only weird thing was that the toilet right next to... More 

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Address: No.101-3&101-11 Nanshan Road, Xihu District, Hangzhou 310002, China
Location: China > Zhejiang > Hangzhou
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 43
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