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Zhengjia International Youth Hostel

No.68 Zhengfu Street, Pingyao County 031100, China (inner old cith)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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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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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a short stay in Ping Yao and were lucky enough to stay at Zheng Jia Hotel otherwise known as Zhengjia International Youth Hostel. Our room was self contained with a western toilet good shower and fresh clean towels. The main feature is the old fashioned Chinese bed, which is twice the width of a normal bed and very... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

This residence is actually split in two - the hotel and the hostel. I stayed in the hostel, which is a few doors to the right of the hotel. The building itself is great - a traditional old-style courtyard. The rooms are OK, the fittings are a little dirty but the beds are clean and the lockers are nice and... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

Zhengjia hostel/hotel actually has two (at least) properties just beside each other. The first one, coming from west through the tower, is more hotel-like while the latter seemed to have a more hostel-like vibe to it. We stayed two nights in a double room in the former. They seem to share staff and kitchen at least. Part of the staff... More

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Beijing, China
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7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

Can't complain about this place. It's a traditional Chinese courtyard, great decor and very peaceful when escaping from the masses outside. Room was large, and they very kindly upgraded us to the deluxe room, which is really nice. Food is decent and cheap, my only grip was that they didn't put ice in my Long Island ice tea. Definitely would... More

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Klang, Malaysia
19 reviews 19 reviews
16 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

The only pros of the hostel is the location. It's next to the Yamen (ancient police station and court). They charged us RMB 10 for key deposit, which is the lowest I've seen in China. (Usually RMB 50 to 100). However, on the night before we would be leaving pingyao on a 7AM train, we asked for refund of our... More

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Beijing, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

The yard and the room are very nice which is the best of this hotel. Arrived at 3:30pm and were very tired after 9 hours' trip, but we had to wait beceuse the room's not ready. When the girl told us the room's ready and we finally find the room by ourselves, the cleaner's still making beds for us. And... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2012

Stayed at the Zhengjia Garden Hotel which is the left of 2 buildings making up this hotel/hostel. The manager Mr Zhao, who speaks English, was very friendly and helpful and constantly checked to make sure we were having a pleasant stay. We were upgraded to a suite and offered free chinese breakfasts. On our last morning, thinking we had grown... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

The hostel is located nearer to the South Gate. Although is a little far from the train station, you can easily get a taxi which cost about 5RMB. The staff are helpful, in particularly the owner who will say hi to you every time he see you. He offer breakfast and free transport to the train station too. Its a... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012 via mobile

Noisy rooms at streetside. The staff was not very helpfull and friendly. We would not recommend others to go there. Think there are better places to stay in ancient city of pingyao. The bathrooms for dorms are outside the building and not cleaned in the two days that we stayed here. There are only two toilets and 3 showers per... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

The hostel is near to the South Gate, and was a really good courtyard hostel. The staff were friendly and helpful and the hostel owner arranged free pickup for us from the station at half 2 in the morning. Additionally, they were really helpful in booking tickets to X'ian, which we managed to organise for the next day. The owner... More

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Address: No.68 Zhengfu Street, Pingyao County 031100, China
Location: China > Shanxi > Pingyao County > inner old cith , Downtown
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Ranked #7 of 116 B&Bs / Inns in Pingyao County
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