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Chinese Box Courtyard Hostel

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Como, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I've been to Beijing many times and this is definitely the best hotel ever if you want the intimate neighbor of hutongs together with a clean room. The staff is great as the location and the offering of free extras like bike rental and dumplings night on friday. I needed a shower before my night Train and they let me... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is good reason that Chinese Box has the top spot on Trip Advisor. You will love the homely, welcoming, easy going and social atmosphere of this place, as well as the charming younger staff, who are all very happy to help you plan your time while staying in Beijing. While there is some disorganisation and forgetfulness with some of... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I truly enjoyed my stay in this hostel for four days ! Thank you so much My accommodation was upgraded to double room despite the absence of my travel partner. I feel warmest welcome by the two pretty and young front end service staff , they impressed me so much as they are truly sincere to give me travel tips... More 

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Saratoga, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

I stayed at Chinese Box Courtyard for 3 nights in a 6 bed dorm. The room was tight, but nice. The bathroom and shower facilities were good too. The overall feel of Chinese Box Courtyard Hostel was great! The facilities were calm, relaxing, and comfortable-- a perfect escape from the hot and busy streets of Beijing. The staff at the... More 

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

I really enjoyed my stay at the Chinese Box courtyard hostel, the staff were so friendly and accommodating. The rooms are clean and comfortable (I was in the dorm) and the showers were far better than my own shower at home. It's conveniently placed in a quiet Hutong, 5 mins walk from Xisi Subway station and a 30 min walk... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

No complaints at all. We got one of the expensive rooms ($80/night). The bed was huge and the full bathroom was very nice. Everything was clean and the included breakfast was good. The staff were all awesome and very helpful. This had been a great place to rest when we aren't running around like crazy people trying to see all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

I stayed at this hostel for three nights, it was my first time in Beijing. Walking down a quiet hutong street, you feel very local because you only see Chinese people doing their daily activities. Going in from the gate, an explosion of bright blue catches your eye, as the courtyard walls are all painted with this lively color. There... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

This was a great place to stay whilst visiting Beijing....so relaxing & friendly that I didn't want to leave! Conveniently based in walking distance to Qianhai Lake with its restaurants & bars, and right near the metro for visiting Beijing's numerous attractions. They offer great trips to The Great Wall (Jinshanling was brilliant with few tourists), and other trips/activities. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

I spend a couple days in this lovely little hostel in the middle of a "hutong" near to Tiannanmen. The place is nice and warm. One of the places I have feel like at home! The staff is always warm and helpful. We had to take an early trip and they arrange an early breakfast at 6:30 for us. This... More 

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Thank Jim R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

During both of me stays, Olivia (receptionist) always provided wonderfully friendly and quality service. The location is conveniently near the subway, great tour packages available, and very comfortable. I also really enjoyed mingling with the staff and other guests in the lobby.

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A traditional & modern Beijing Courtyard hostel located in the heart of OLD BEIJING hutong area, offers tons of travel information/ free activities/ tours/chinese courses ...Especially suitable for the people who likes to discover local people life with a very comfortable stay. THIS is a real HOME away from home... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chinese Box Courtyard Hostel

Address: No.52 Xisibei 2 Tiao Hutong, Xicheng District | No. 52 Xisibei 2 Tiao Hutong, Beijing 100035, China
Location: China > Beijing > Xidan
Price Range: $21 - $82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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