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    Beijing Drum Tower Youth Hostel

    No 51 Old Gulou Street, Xicheng District, Beijing 100009, China
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    Reviewed 2 November 2017

    Room is ok for the price, near of subway station, restaurants and bars. Rooms are clean and enough biger Staff do not speaks english. Our double room was at 5th floor, no lift and nobody helped us to carry our heavy luggages.

    Thank antocard
    Reviewed 25 August 2017

    They cancelled my reservation tonight (Friday, after 5 p.m.) - I'll arrive to Beijing on Monday. I had to find new accommodation - with the short notice the cheapest is duble price (I originally booked in June to get a good price). Meanwhile you can...More

    Thank todvart
    Reviewed 27 May 2017

    1) Budget traveler in great location. 2) Location is near Guloudajie metro station on Line 2 or 8, if you go from airport, take metro to dongzimen, then take metro line 2 or 8, get off at Guloudajie station, go to exit gate G, turn...More

    1  Thank SuzanneTi
    Reviewed 10 May 2017

    The hostel is in a perfect location. Very close to the Gulou subway station. Easy access to main attractions in Beijing. Bell tower, Drum tower, charming hutongs and beautiful lakes within few minutes of walking. Easy transportation from airport. From airport take metro to Dongzimen,...More

    1  Thank himalie
    Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

    Temporarily working in Beijing I have stayed at this hidden jewel for four months now and cannot recommend it highly enough. The staff is super nice and helpful and have helped me not only with accommodation related inquires but also with general tips about Beijing...More

    1  Thank hunter4eva
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    Carlos19830
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    Response from wimag | Reviewed this property |
    Hi In England we had to show our emails confirming flight and that the hostel was booked and submit it with £180 to apply for a visa -don't know if that's the same for you in Spain
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    "No lifts.So u will have to carry ur luggage"
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    "You could fine something better around"
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    "I would recommend choosing the queen private rooms, the capsule were really small."
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    "Spring for a private. There's a little extra room for you to get about, and you don't need to leave..."
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