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Inlake International Youth Hostel

No.5 Lvyang Road, Shangcheng District, Hangzhou, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hong Kong, China
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33 reviews 33 reviews
33 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Conclusion: location can't be beat. and it's clean. but it's small and walls are thin This stay: 2 nights. Booked via agoda because it's one of the two sites you can book online. anyways, clean rooms. small. but clean. everything works as it should for this type of property Pros: location, location, location!!! it's right next to west lake! Considerations:... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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37 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

We stayed here for two nights during August and were generally very impressed with the hostel. The location is excellent, a very short walk to the shore of the lake and a range of restaurants and bars. Our room was a double with a balcony, small but perfectly formed. The cost was the same as similar hotels, maybe the dorms... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Everything shared by other reviewers are true .. great location right next to west lake, within walking distance to all the nightlife around the Westlake area, Very nice lobby with flowers, friendly staff, nice rooftop garden, clean rooms, great breakfast..all great. Pricey for a hostel.. in fact price almost the same as a 4 star hotel, but perhaps it is... More

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San Francisco, California
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013 via mobile

As I arrived I was really impressed on how pretty and cute the lobby looked. Fresh flowers and plants, beautiful decor and attention to detail. Front desk was very helpful and I was extremely happy when I saw that I had a little balcony with a partial view of the lake. Just a few meters from it! Location, location and... More

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Singapore, Singapore
15 reviews 15 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

First of all, this is not considered a youth hostel. The prices are too step, you can get a 4 star hotel at this price. The ambience is good. The lobby and cafe is very impressive, nice flowers adorn the place, and there is even a roof top bar with flowers blooming in winter. Saw many people taking photos in... More

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Manila, Philippines
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16 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

This Hostel is a beautiful place to stay in Hangzhou. Its very clean and in a very good location. Its just right beside the West Lake. It feels like a Boutique Hotel for me than a Hostel. If you are traveling on a budget this is the place for you. The room is really big with a balcony. The bathroom... More

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Niteroi, RJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

We stayed for two night at Inlake Youth Hostel, during our 20 days trip through China. We arrived there in Hangzhou by plane from Xi'An and took the airport bus to downtown, followed by a short taxi ride to the hostel door. The hostel is very beautifully decorated, with tons of fresh flowers everyday and a great decor. There was... More

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Bangalore, India
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20 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

We stayed here for a night in a superior room with view. I had thought that "the view" meant lakeview. But actually since the hostel faces the street, one can only get a partial view of the lake as can be seen from the street(see pic). The front desk staff speak great English and are very helpful in giving directions... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

This is more like a hotel than a youth hostel! I had a large twin room and a good size ensuite with shower. The room was very tastefully done and comfortable... there were even fresh plants in a vase in the ensuite. There was a nice central courtyard adding to the ambience and washing facilities on the roof where there... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2012

Came by this hostel by chance (looking for another hostel with a similar name). I must say we were very pleasantly surprised. We have stayed in many hotels from Russia to China (yes hotels not hostels) and this compares to hotel standard. Rooms of a fair size, TV and very nice bathroom. Can't complain at all for the price we... More

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Address: No.5 Lvyang Road, Shangcheng District, Hangzhou, China
Location: China > Zhejiang > Hangzhou
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