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    Qingdao Old Observatory Youth Hostel

    No.21 Quanxiang Second Road, Qingdao 266003, China
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    5 Feb 2017
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    22 Nov 2016
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    Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

    Stayed in a six person room, which was a bit worse for wear but did the job I wanted it to, i.e. Get me a quiet night's sleep. The staff were really pleasant, especially the awesome chef/bar manager who really makes guests feel welcome at...More

    Thank GregoryZhou
    Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

    Nice view of the area around. However shabby rooms and not clean. Not well maintained at all. Might be suitable for students and backpacker. Bathrooms not divided into wet and dry areas so quite a mess if sharing the room

    Thank John H
    Reviewed 1 August 2016

    Very nice place to have a good view over Qingdao. Have been there a few times for breakfast, dinner or just to have some drinks. As it is also a hostel always a lot of international people are there and it is nice to have...More

    Thank Kaddy13
    Reviewed 11 September 2015

    This hostel is nicely located on top of one of Qingdao's beautiful rolling hills. The staff is friendly and the view from the rooftop bar is amazing. I stayed in a private two-bed room while my sister was visiting from NYC. She was pretty impressed...More

    1  Thank frostedd
    Reviewed 27 August 2015

    Apart from their amazing view from their bar at the top of the hostel nothing else is worthwhile. (Staff was friendly tho') Unclean moisty rooms with mold (atleast the two rooms we had), the place has so much potential for so much more. Can be...More

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    "See the rooms before moving in, seems some rooms are way better maintained than other."
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    "In a big group 12 bed privates may be cheaper plus you can be noisier!"
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    "Rooms on the south side are quieter"
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    "Low rooms have less stairs to climb but the rooms on the 3rd floor have better views."
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