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Laoshan Hostel (The Phoenix)

No.17 Yunnan Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200001, China (Yu Garden)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic Hostel , Clean , welcoming , central and fantastic value for money! Have stayed at hostels for many years and this is one of the best. Staff are extremely friendly, in particular the lady by the name of Lisa at reception is incredible. Very knowledgeable of the area, very friendly and welcoming . Highly recommend this hostel to anyone... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hostel near to dashijie station exit 1. Enjoy my stay here. Room was small but great. Drainage an issue as mentioned in previous post by other traveller. Hubby had to remove the top part n we saw lots of hairs stucked that caused the drainage issue. Double bed smaller than normal queen size but not an issue to us. The... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room and bathroom are to be expected as per the rate relative in shanghai for a private double room in a hostel. We arrived exhausted at about 11pm from Xian, 45 minutes later than anticipated, as we could not follow the hostels directions as per their standard confirmation email on how to get there from Peoples Square metro stop,... More

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Monchengladbach, Germany
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73 reviews 73 reviews
30 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Single room extremely small. The bed was uncomfortable, hard and squeaking. The cleanliness of the room very poor; the walls need to be repainted. The toilet flush was not working properly; no socket in the bathroom.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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74 hotel reviews
222 helpful votes 222 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Recently renovated rooms but the bathroom has a problem with poor drainage. The smell was extremely bad! The room itself had storage space plus a kettle. Air con worked well. Bed was reasonably comfortable. WiFi just about loaded pages but you have to wait a while. Location is very good for connecting to the train station and the main areas... More

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Vienna, Austria
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

Ordered a single room and was guided to the 4th floor. It looked really nice and recently renovated up there - unfortunately the guy that guided me to my room was wrong and accidentially directed my to 4th floor - my room was situated in the second floor. Elevator dor opened and immediately I smelled a pungent stench. Also the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

After reading the reviews on this place, my partner and I stayed in a private double room on the newly renovated 4th floor. Granted the room was a bit small like other reviews say, but for hostel standard this place was exceptional. It had hotel quality cleanliness, proper towels, simple but stylish decor, and a good comfortable bed. Plus great... More

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Faro, Portugal
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 via mobile

Great location at walking distance to everything worth seeing. In case you wish to take the metro to spare some walking time, you have a metro entrance within less than 4 min walking. The staff is great, really friendly, speaks fair English and is willing to give you advice or tips on anything if you ask them. The room is... More

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Montreal, Canada
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35 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

The location in the city is very, the cleaning star is excellent every day, there is plenty of hot water. There is only one ac outlet in the room but work adequately. The room is a bit small for 2 persons with there travelling bags. there room on the north side can smell the cooking of the adjacent restaurant of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Hostel was great. Spacious and clean rooms. Good staff. Great location (5 main walk to peoples square!) Big tip- eat at the restaurant down stairs. Order the rice meals on the smaller menu. Double cooked pork, kung pao chicken or whatever. Is amazingly tasty and literally costs less than 3USD. zomg

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Address: No.17 Yunnan Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200001, China
Location: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Yu Garden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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