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Datong Youth Hostel

Traveler (21)
Room & Suite (8)
  • Excellent3%
  • Very good28%
  • Average45%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
  • Nov 17, 2017
    “Great location ”
  • Sep 16, 2016
    “Helpful staff”
West of Middle Section of Fanggu Street, Cheng District, Datong 037006 China See on map
Name/address in local language
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

This place is very well located. It’s walking distance for main attractions inside the walled city. Rooms are very comfortable and warm for the cold weather in October. Showers are excellent. Unfortunately the toilet’s door in our room was broken, forcing us to use the...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2016

The hostel is in a central location inside the city walls, and we found it using public transport and a bit of walking. You have to go through a shop to get to the hostel which was a bit confusing, but there's signs so you...More

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Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

The reviews here are somewhat mixed and so was our expirience: -The hostel is run by a young family. The husbands seems to have a regular job (no english), while the wife (enough english to cover the basics of communication) does everything in the hostel...More

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Reviewed September 8, 2016

They say they speak in english... they don't The location is excellent and they arrange a taxi for going to the different spots near Datong which was an advantage for my economical situation It was that clean but it was ok for chinese standards. The...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

We arrived at 10:30 by train and there was no way we would have found the hostel without the taxi drivers help - perhaps that was built into the price which was RMB135 - very expensive compared to Beijing. The room was comfortable but basic...More

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$14 - $20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
China > Shanxi > Datong
Hotel class
Number of rooms
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$14 - $20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
China > Shanxi > Datong
Traveler (21)
Room & Suite (8)
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"The rooms with a view overlooking the old rooftops are nice."
Mar 31, 2015
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"i was staying in a 6 bed dorm with a shower room inside. the shower room is see through. if you were a girl..."
Oct 10, 2014
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"Ask for a quiet room, not over the main street"
Jul 9, 2014
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"Ask for a room without a window on the main street (in chinese or thay will not understand you)"
Jun 22, 2014
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