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Shanghai City Central Youth hostel

No.50, Lane 300, Wuning Road, Putuo District, Shanghai 200063, China (Formerly Utels Youth Hotel Shanghai Wuning Road) (Changshou Road)
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Toronto, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

PROS: good backpacker atmosphere with a mostly young crowd... there's a large bar/restaurant good for hanging out... breakfast was pretty good (make sure you mention if you like your eggs anything but overdone) CONS: I'm pretty sure this place is a hotel turned hostel, 6 floors makes for a lot of guests and therefore a somewhat apathetic staff. You don't... More

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Chongqing, China
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Clean, well run, convenient location (subway to town very close) and reasonably priced. Stayed in both a double room which was great (we were lucky to have a corner room) and then in a bunk which was decent. Could do with wireless throughout the building and something special to make it stand out (hence 4*s not 5) but otherwise great.

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Changchun, China
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

The hostel is convenient for the subway so it is quick to get to other destinations. We stayed in a double room which was spacious and clean. We had to wait quite a while to check in as there didn't seem to be enough staff or computers to do the check-ins and check-outs efficiently. In fact we were told to... More

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London, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

I stayed in a private en-suite room for 2 weeks in this hostel. The room was booked at a discount rate which was slightly cheaper than other chain budget hotel here in Shanghai. The location is nice, with metro line 3,4 and 11. There's a modern shopping mall nearby, post office, restaurants, and convenient stores. The neighbourhood is decent and... More

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Santiago, Chile
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45 reviews 45 reviews
23 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We stayed here 4 Night in February 2014, and it was great. The hostel is pretty big and it looks like a Hotel, it has a nice bar in the first floor. Rooms are very big, the bathroom is clean and nice. Staff is helpfull, Great location, just one block away from the subway station. We paid 169 RMB for... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

We arrived to shanghai me and my friend the first day we had a hotel called 7 days inn then we decided to move for a hostel we called them and booked the dorm it supposed to be for 4 but they had vacancies so it was ours you better check the price on worldhostel.com its cheaper and you can... More

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Nanchang, China
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130 reviews 130 reviews
56 hotel reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

We stayed here last weekend for just one night. As other reviewers have mentioned, the rooms are a very good size (our family stayed in a double and a triple - both spacious). Rooms are clean and beds have clean white bed linen, and clean white towels provided for the bathroom. Little extras were included, like toothbrush/paste and disposable slippers.... More

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Menomonie, Wisconsin
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15 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Stayed 4 nights here over New Year's. We were very happy with the room (double ensuite). It was clean, spacious, had TV and wifi, nice bathroom, heater worked well, and a big window to let in light. That was about it though, the hostel does not offer much extra. We specifically booked a hostel over New Year's to talk to... More

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Koudekerk aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
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100 reviews 100 reviews
78 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

For the price we paid we had expected a much smaller room. We stayed in a double room on the 4th floor and were very content with the room, the bathroom (seperate shower which you don't find everywhere in China) and the beds. We did some DIY laundry which means using one of the washing machines for RMB 20 (incl... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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56 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

The rooms were fine, basic but everything you need, and clean. There was some noise in our room because the window didn't shut properly, but apart from that the hostel was quiet. We organised an airport transfer with the hostel as our flight landed in the very early morning. There was a slight panic when they weren't there to meet... More

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Address: No.50, Lane 300, Wuning Road, Putuo District, Shanghai 200063, China (Formerly Utels Youth Hotel Shanghai Wuning Road)
Location: China > Shanghai > Changshou Road
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Also Known As:
Utels Hotel Shanghai
Utels Shanghai Wu Ning

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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
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