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The Phoenix Hostel

Hostel | 17 South Yunnan Road, Shanghai, China 200433

90.7% Overall Rating

549 out of 592 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (02/11/2015)

Michael Smith thinks…

"Ideally located on a major food street & close to all attractions & the Metro. Staff are extremely pleasant & helpful. Rooms are clean & spacious with hot water all hours. Certainly…"

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Free city tour
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Fax
  • Laundry service
  • Wake-up calls
  • Bar(s)
  • BBQ area
  • Café
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 31.25
  • Breakfast USD 4.69

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

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Shanghai?

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******Special Offer for April 2014 Bookings******

To celebrate the opening of our newly renovated, totally new 4th floor, all guests booking online before the end of April 2014 will receive a daily complimentary QingDao beer, coffee or tea from the Phoenix Bar during their stay.
(One drink/registered guest/day. Drinks redeemable from the Phoenix Bar only.) Read more

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About The Phoenix Hostel

At the Phoenix Hostel we are dedicated to providing you with the best possible stay in Shanghai. We are driven to provide the most comfortable rooms and the best service in the best hostel in Shanghai.

With two subway stations, People’s Square, the Nanjing Road pedestrian area, and The Bund a short walk away our location is the most convenient in the city. Our friendly and helpful reception staff will be happy to help you plan your day’s activities and organise tickets to local events and tours. When you’re done exploring for the day the Phoenix Bar located on the rooftop terrace is a great place to relax and unwind, especially on warm summer nights.

In our quest to be the best hostel in Shanghai we are investing in the future and have just renovated and totally renewed the 4th floor, with the 3rd floor to follow soon. This allows us to offer you fresher, even more comfortable and modern rooms than before.

If there is anything we can do to make your stay more pleasant and comfortable please let our reception staff know. The reception desk is staffed 24/7 and we are always ready to assist you.

Accommodation Information

6-bed and 8-bed dormitory rooms: 3 and 4 bunk beds in a bright and spacious room. The bathroom is inside the room; the room is air conditioned and has free wi-fi access. Each guest has their own security locker. We don't provide one off supplies those are towel, toilet paper, tooth brush etc.

Private rooms: Double, single, twin, triple and 3beds private rooms. All our rooms have a private bathroom, air conditioning, television, telephone, internet access and a drinking water dispenser.

Location Information

From the Phoenix, we can walk to:
People's Square
People's Park
Shanghai Museum
Shanghai Art Museum
Shanghai Modern Art Museum
The Bund
Yuyuan (Jade Gardens)
City God Temple
Nanjing road (famous for shopping)
Huaihai road (also famous for shopping)
Dongtai road antique market
The old city wall
Baiyunguan (white cloud Taoist temple)

People's Square metro station is a 5 minute walk away - so it's very easy to travel to other sights around Shanghai.