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Westlake Youth Hostel

2.5 of 5 Hostel   |   No.62-3 Nanshan Road, Hangzhou 310007, China
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 6nights here during March spring 2014. We booked thru Expedia. The price was really competitive. The location was not at the Hangzhou city center. It was not convenient at night as it is far from the eateries and shopping area. I like this hostel too because it juz beside the beautiful west lake. We can explore the lake... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's within 5 to 10 mins walking distance to the Leifeng Pagoda and some garden & part of xihu. Most importantly 3-5 mins walk to the the bus stop(公交车) nearby. Because with a bus you can go further. No In-room wifi, you need to go to the lobby for strong wifi. There are many people sitting around the lobby, using... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We stayed for two nights. Our room had a very horrible musty smell (which was not obvious at the beginning, I assume the room was good vented before we arrived). Staff is okay. Food is okay. Location at Westlake is very good. Warning for light sleepers: there may be playing kindergarten children from 07:30. Wifi in lobby only.

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Hong Kong, China
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7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

If you choose to stay near the west lake, the location is unbeatable. Across the street is Leifeng pagoda area, and not far is entrance to Su Causeway for a nice stroll next to the west lake. Staffs were very friendly and helped us with directions to restaurant, buses to catch to the airport, etc. Hostel itself is cozy with... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The hostel is located very near Xihu and Lei Feng Pagoda and the receptionists are polite and helpful. But this hostel is located in a narrow lane off Nanshan Road which is quite difficult to find and there are no restaurants nearby and it is quite far from town. Wifi is weak in the room and only strong at the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

I booked the 6 bed dorm room. The room was quite small for 6 persons, and the door was broken. The bathroom is inside the room, that's a plus, but it was not very clean. However, the lobby is really cozy. You can use the WiFi (which only available in the lobby), watch movies, sit on sofa, and play the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

The rooms were quiet as well as clean and the staff friendly with plenty of ideas for sightseeing. The location is not only close to the westlake but also next to a bus stop which takes people directly to the train station, the Six Harmonies Pagoda and the Lingyin temple and Buddha carvings. Just ask the staff to write down... More

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

located on a narrow lane near to the main road around westlake. Not so easy to find on the first. 3 minutes walking distance to westlake. Nice receptionist, we check in at around 12 midnight, staff are quite attentive as they already prepared the room and only ask for registration on the next morning. We enjoy the stay over there.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Pro : Close proximity to West Lake and Leifeng Pagoda, a locker for each person to keep personal stuff, free wifi on lobby(but slow), bright room with enough sun exposure, friendly housekeeper Cons: -Dirty bedroom -No shower kit provided -Poor & old shower room (and remember to bring extra towels in case your towel drop onto the wet floor) -Sponge... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

I stayed at this hostel with a couple of friends last Summer on an all-too-brief visit to Hangzhou. The hostel is quite difficult to spot from the road, but it's not too difficult to find. The downstairs is a lovely and relaxed lounge, with spirits kept high by the beautiful pair of dogs. Our dorm room was very comfortable and... More

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Address: No.62-3 Nanshan Road, Hangzhou 310007, China
Location: China > Zhejiang > Hangzhou
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Westlake Youth Hostel 2.5*
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