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Mingtown Nanjing Road Youth Hostel

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

We stayed in a private double room for 5 nights. Pros: Large, clean room TV, air con and wifi all worked well Really good location - 1 minute walk from East Nanjing Rd & Metro stop, quite a few shops/supermarkets nearby (with 5RMB bottles of Tsingtao, everyone loves a cheap beer!), easy to find with directions given by hostel Staff... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Nothing flash but comfortable and very good location for checking out the sites. Room was bigger and better than expected (own dorm), staff were great and the bar / food well priced. Let's be honest, you're not staying there for the amenities, you're there to see the surrounds, so if you just need a bed and a little comfort, I'd... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

Location was amazing for me, right of the main drag and took no time to get anywhere but really - this place smelt funky. Ground floor always had a wiff of animal facies, and the room had a scent too it ... Wifi is horrendous, just give up now. Bed was OK and staff rather unfriendly but the shower was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

Roon had nice furniture, mattress was quite hard. Bathroom was fine. Location is great. However it was very noisy during our stay! There is some kind of workshop on the 4th floor that is operated 24/7. So even at night in our room on the 3rd floor (left side) it was quite loud. Ask for a room somewhere else...

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Love this hostel,booked a triple bed room with shower,easy check in and check out.Staff was very helpful with directions.located itself on one of the Shanghai attractions east nanjing road for shopping.Lots of good restaurants around with English menu and towards evening can also try the street food .Metro is 7 minutes walk and you can cover all the attractions.Hostel was... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

The location is good and very well communicated. The double room was comfortable but the windows were very bad, so we could hear all the noise from the exterior. It has a shared kitchen, but is poorly equipped and more dedicated to staff use than guests.

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Thank joantapara
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

Really nice hostel, the staff are very friendly and helpful. It's a great location, very central and close to the metro, shopping area, food etc. The hostel is very clean and fresh. The only negative thing I have to say about this hostel is that there is no soap on the toilets, and toilet paper only in a few of... More 

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Welshpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

The hostel is a couple of minutes walk from the metro, about a 10 minute walk to the Bund and is just off East Nanjing road, so the location is perfect. The hostel itself is pretty good - the staff were helpful and the rooms and bathrooms were fine. The Wifi wasn't great. I'd recommend this hostel to anyone staying... More 

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Perfect location, 3-minute walk from a metro station, 10-minute walk to the Bund. Rooms were good, not big but clean and the shared bathrooms were clean. Staff staff's service is POOR! overall, I would stay there again!!

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Kelowna, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

The accommodation is convenient, comfortable and clean. The location is excellent for walking about downtown with Nanjing walking street, People's Park and the Bund within strolling distance. Many foreign and Chinese guests. Very good English spoken.

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People’s Square
People’s Square brings with it all the excitement you would expect from the town square of one of the biggest cities in the world. The area around People’s Square and People’s Park is always a abuzz with activity. Oceans of local and foreign tourists flow in and out of the area every day to see grand museums, go shopping and eat at some of Shanghai’s most storied food centers. Shanghai residents, meanwhile, live and work in the many residential and office high-rises. While much of Shanghai stays busy late into the night, this really is an area that never sleeps with glitzy nightclubs keeping people up until the wee hours of the morning.
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Address: No.258 Tianjin Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200001, China
Location: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > People’s Square
Price Range: $12 - $1,459 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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