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THE DRUM - Capsule Hostel & 2 Star Hotel

Hostel | No.51 JiuGuLou Da Jie, XiCheng District, Beijing, China 100009

77.5% Overall Rating

21 out of 25 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (24/08/2014)

"The room was clean and comfortable. The district is really nice, next to the Drum tower which is a very beautiful historical building."

Read all THE DRUM - Capsule Hostel & 2 Star Hotel reviews

Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Car Parking
  • Secure lockers
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 12:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Beijing?

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Overview

- THE DRUM - Capsule Hostel & 2 Star Hotel

Specialist hostel with views of the Drum & Bell Towers, & just 200
meters from subway lines 2 & 8. All dorm-bed-capsules feature secure
doors. Private rooms are hotel standard.

The Drum "Hot-stel" combines hotel accommodation with new-concept dorm
room design.Free wireless/wifi internet is available throughout and
the entire hotel has central heating along with air-conditioning. Read more

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About THE DRUM - Capsule Hostel & 2 Star Hotel

- THE DRUM - Capsule Hostel & 2 Star Hotel

Specialist hostel with views of the Drum & Bell Towers, & just 200
meters from subway lines 2 & 8. All dorm-bed-capsules feature secure
doors. Private rooms are hotel standard.

The Drum "Hot-stel" combines hotel accommodation with new-concept dorm
room design.Free wireless/wifi internet is available throughout and
the entire hotel has central heating along with air-conditioning.

* All private rooms newly renovated with secure key-card access,
flatscreen TV, western toilet and 24 hour hot water shower.

* All dorm rooms have been upgraded into separate V.I.P. capsule bunk
beds with secure keycard access doors, offering complete privacy to
every dorm guest

* Ensuite single capsule-rooms available (1.7m height, 3-4m wide -
with attached toilet & shower).Beijing's best option for those just
looking for a cheap private space with washroom facilities.

* Don't miss the rooftop viewing deck, with unbeatable views of the
Drum & Bell Towers, or consider booking a spacious roof-garden room.

* Relax in the comfortable lounge area on one the ikea sofas or
Korean/Japanese-style tea rooms.

* Great Wall of China tours and more can be easily booked through
reception. Reception also arranges ticket booking and laundry
facilities.

* Excellent location, just 200 meters from 2 major subway lines. Easy
access to Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer
Palace, Lama Temple, Silk Market, Olympic area, Embassy area, all
major train stations, the airport and more.Beijing will be your oyster
with the free Beijing subway & sites map. Bicycle rental available.

* Locally, banks/ATMS, post office, 24 shop, pharmacy etc are all just
a short walk away. Stroll down to the nearby historical Drum & Bell
Towers, and explore the ancient hutong quarter around the picturesque
houhai lake, lively both day and night.

* The Drum "Hot-stel" welcomes all. For more information please read
below and see the photograph section. You can also contact us direct:
drumtower.nihao (gmail).

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More detailed description from the management...

A lovely combination of traditional and modern decorations, Drum Tower
Hostel is located in a Hutong neighborhood, in a bustling central
location. We are proud to claim that our location is among the best in
Beijing. Besides easy access to the subway station and bus stops, our
hostel is also very near to many famous places of interest that you
would definitely love to visit during your stay here. Almost all
famous places in Beijing are either within walking distance, or are
really easy to reach through direct transportation methods such as
subway and bus. It takes 3 minutes to reach the nearest subway
station, the prestigious Bell Tower and the Drum Tower by
walking;about 10 minutes. Nearby are the Imperial College, Yonghe Lama
Temple,Hou Hai Lake, Beihai Park Jingshan Park. Forbidden City,
Tiananmen Square are just 20 minutes by subway.
For your convenience, our staff can help you arrange tours in Beijing
as well as nearby attractions. If you are interested in the Great
Wall, Acrobatics and Kungfu shows, we have special day/overnight trips
plus vans and English tour guides. If you want to visit places outside
of Beijing, we can book you train/plane tickets with delivery service.
Feel free to talk to us if you are interested in ANYTHING.

Accommodation Information

We endeavor to provide you with safe, healthy and comfortable
accommodation together with a cheerful atmosphere of
communication.Both rooms with and without private facilities are
available at Drum Tower Hostel. For private rooms, bathroom, air-
conditioner and TV are equipped. You can put your valuables in your
room - all doors have secure keycard access. Additionally, you have
access to 24-hour hot water and reception service.

Location Information

Because the hostel is located in a traditional Hutong where many
Beijing natives still reside, you will find out some intriguing
moments of how Beijingers live and eat. On JiuGuLouDaJie, where our
hostel lies, you can find ATMs, banks,a pharmacy and 24 hour shop.
Your having a great time at Drum Tower Hostel is our highest concern.
In order to achieve this aim, we really appreciate that you can leave
your ideas and comments with our manager, so that we can make specific
corrections and improvements. We have met many people who regard the
Drum Tower Hostel as their home abroad and spend so much wonderful
time together with us, and we sincerely hope that the Drum Tower
Hostel can become your home, too.