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Reviews of Beijing Sanlitun Youth Hostel

Hostel | No.1, North Road of Worker's, Stadium, Chun Xiu Lu, Chaoyang Beijing, China 0000

82.6% Overall Rating

355 out of 382 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (24/05/2014)

"I loved the social scene of this hostel. I met so many other travellers which was important was I am travelling alone. They do cool things like free hotpit which is helps you meet people as well. The rooms are quite…"

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Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Car Parking
  • No curfew
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Bicycle hire
  • Common area / room
  • Internet access in public areas

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

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82.6%

Overall Rating

355 out of 382 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Beijing Sanlitun Youth Hostel'

Atmosphere
84.0%
Location
88.8%
Facilities
78.4%
Cleanliness
72.8%
Staff
84.0%
Value
83.2%
Safety
87.2%
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82.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

05 October 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the location is alright, not too far from the subway. The hostel offers some tours to the great wall or some shows. Internet cable in the double rooms.I also stayed in a dorm, what was quite chaotic as they don't really have an overview who is sleeping in which bed.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Customer review

01 October 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Not bad for a hostel in Beijing. Friendly staff but only few of them was talking English. Rooms were quite clean and the location was good.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 60%

Sarah Schuett

23 September 2009 Sarah would recommend this property

Liked: The hostel was ok, just what you expect of a good hostel.But you really shouldn't stay in Beijing during the national-holiday!

Disliked: Sarah left no negative feedback.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

08 September 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: another good stay at this hostel. Very much what it says on the label!!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 80%

Customer review

07 September 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: nice staffgreat locationnice cafe and free internetone big disadvantage - the rooms are dirty and are nit cleaned properly

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

06 September 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the location is pretty good

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Samantha Manniex

29 August 2009 Samantha would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly helpful staff, convenient location in the middle of the bar and embassy area, clean and comfortable with decent food available at the restaurant. One drawback is that the hostel is a long walk from the nearest subway station, Dong si shi tiao.

Disliked: Samantha left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

28 August 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very good!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

60.0%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 40% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 60%

Aalbert Kieft

27 August 2009 Aalbert would recommend this property

Liked: Staff was sometimes a little slow and they hadn't cleaned the dorm for weeks. For the rest nice communal area and good place to meet other people!

Disliked: Aalbert left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Silvia Meertens

26 August 2009 Silvia would recommend this property

Liked: Great hostel

Disliked: Silvia left no negative feedback.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Customer review

24 August 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: We stayed in a private room at this hostel and had a good time. The downstairs bar serves good beer, and the rooms were clean. The internet in our room was quick. The staff were helpful when it came to booking tours outside of the city, and could point you in the right direction of Beijing's sites. The food in the Cafe is good, although you sometimes have to wait a while of it to arrive and they can (when busy) forget the odd order. The main downside for us was that the air-con in our room was very noisy and this was not fixed despite us complaining. Overall though, we had a good stay and would recommend this hostel to others.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

02 August 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: it was great all around

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Customer review

01 August 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very cute and sweet puppy in the reception! The staff didn't clean my room very well, but otherwise were really helpfull and kind. Location is good - not actually on Sanlitun (but who wants that?!), but close to many good places and Dongsishitao subway st.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Michael Antonio Brown

01 August 2009 Michael Antonio would recommend this property

Liked: It makes it possible to enjoy Beijing while no spending all your money on accommodation.

Disliked: Michael Antonio left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Sarah Hawley

29 July 2009 Sarah would recommend this property

Liked: v close to all the bars, great restaurants nearby! perfect if uve visited beijing before, and probably even if u havent as its a good central location for all the tourist spots and subway stations!

Disliked: Sarah left no negative feedback.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 40% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

27 July 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Fine. You can come here with ur friends. But never expect to meet people here.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

26 July 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The private room was really nice.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Jiawei Zhang

25 July 2009 Jiawei would recommend this property

Liked: the people here are not so friendly as i expected. Yes, but every one has their own things to do. I tried to talk with some people here, but failed.And the most important is that DO NOT TRUST THE TRAVELING PACKAGE IN THIS HOSTEL. THOSE ARE SO EXPENSIVE. BUT THE PRICE OF THE ROOM IS REALLY GOOD.

Disliked: Jiawei left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

17 July 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I liked the atmosphere and people!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

15 July 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: it's a very nice youth hostel

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Kathleen Sun

11 July 2009 Kathleen would recommend this property

Liked: Overall nice staff but LOTS of mosquitoes. be prepared to be bitten to death. some minor flooding in the bathrooms.

Disliked: Kathleen left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

27 June 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: There are so many restaurants, nightclubs, a supermarket one of the acrobatic theaters, and a market like the Silk Market here. A great place to spend your nights.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

62.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 60%

Customer review

19 June 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It has a good restaurant and free internet (though it can be frustratingly slow). the dorm rooms are very basic and there are so many mosquitos (I got 17 bites in my first night).

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Lee Atkinson

11 June 2009 Lee would recommend this property

Liked: The staff we're excellent, really helpful and available all the time. We couldn't have achieved everything we wanted to do and see without their help. The rooms are basic but clean and comfortable, I've stayed in much worse hotel rooms at 3 times the price. Location was pretty good too with restaurants and a supermarket and an ATM just around the corner. Would definitely recommend as the hostel helped make my stay in Beijing even better than I imagined!

Disliked: Lee left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

10 June 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Good location, good staff, nice rooms and clean.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.