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Beside of Sifang Stree, Gucheng Dukezong, Shangri-La County 674400, China
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4.0 of 5 stars 49 Reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013
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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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Singapore, Singapore
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39 reviews 39 reviews
26 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Attend by a young girl with is so unfriendly give a wrong direction to the room and when asking she is talk like unwilling to help. Dissapointed what the i get from them because i trust the review and im wrong. Will highly not recommend this hostel to others. So sorry to say. But is happen.

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New York City, New York
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39 reviews 39 reviews
17 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

i stayed here for a few nights. the only thing that kept me from leaving was my own inertia and the free water, so i saved a few Y on water. pros: - good location, next to the main square. - they have heating pads on the mattresses, but i think that is standard in shangrila. cons: - noisy as... More 

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london
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177 reviews 177 reviews
61 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

This place would have got a better score but it was let down by a few things. The public toilets were disgusting, flooded, smelly and dirty. The rooms were better but our room was still pretty grubby and the bathroom was dirty. Te worst thing was that they were doing construction work and using angle grinders all day making the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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206 reviews 206 reviews
69 hotel reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013 via mobile

Stated for a few nights. It's brilliantly located in the old town, the staff are genuinely keen to help and friendly and the private rooms are a good size. What let us down a bit was the cleanliness of the room - balls of fluff in the corners, dust on all the flat surfaces, a toilet that smelled unclean. On... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

We stayed for 2 nights, we got a room on the 1st floor, window facing the lounge, it was so noisy, the Chinese guest were talking loud until midnight. We complain, they just apologise and it happen again the following night, went to receiption and the guy manning the front desk does not understand english. I just raised my voice... More 

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Lihua Q, Manager at Lamtin Hostel, responded to this review

I. I am really sorry ,it is true that no english-speaker in the mid-night --after around 22:00. The whole day time is available. 2. Right now ,it is the busy travle season,many guests in the hostel, so it would be a little noisy.But the guy should control down the voice from the noisy Chinese people. We will pay attention to... More 

Sydney, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

Unfortunately we  ended up staying here because tavern 47 was full. The common areas of the hostel are nice and staff helpful and friendly. On the downside, it's expensive for what you get. The dorms are very small, a double room cramped with three bunks and a locker. The toilets were cleaned once a day despite heavy usage meaning the... More 

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Lihua Q, Manager at Lamtin Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for review. 1. we clean the shared toilet twice everyday. it looked uncleaned may because there are too many travelers as July was a busy season. Anyway we will pay attention to this ,and clean more times. 2. We require our guset take down the used quilt cover, sheet &pillowcase when check out . Meanwhile we help change the... More 

Charlotte
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56 reviews 56 reviews
14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2012

I stayed her in a private room with a private bathroom. It's in a great location right off the main courtyard of the town. The staff is pretty friendly and helpful with information. The common area is cozy with a fireplace and comfy chairs to hang out in. One night the power did go out, not their fault, and it... More 

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Netherlands
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38 reviews 38 reviews
28 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2011

The hostel itself is just that what the docter orderd, nothing fancy and just fine. The rooms and that big. But with a pvt bathroom and heating good enough. Roomprices are excl. breakfast, but breakfast is available. The lounge area is nice and relaxing. Besides of this all, the location is perfect. Just 50 meters away from a marketsquare the... More 

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Msia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2011

It's nestled right in the middle of the old town with easy access to food, shopping and nightly dance in the square. It's quite quiet except if your room is situated right on 1st floor of the open area. We spent 2N there and heard guests talking late into the night. Anyway, it provides free hot and cold water at... More 

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Address: Beside of Sifang Stree, Gucheng Dukezong, Shangri-La County 674400, China
Location: China > Yunnan > Shangri-La County
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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