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Beehome International Youth Hostel Reviews

NO.210 Lane 490, Dongchang Road, Shanghai, China

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365 Total Reviews
  • 74%Value For Money
  • 76%Security
  • 87%Location
  • 70%Staff
  • 66%Atmosphere
  • 68%Cleanliness
  • 61%Facilities

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Glad to stay at Bee Home for the the third time! Very clean rooms; great location and friendly staff, who where always very helpful.


Description how to go to hostel is very good. Thank you


It is an average hostel, but the location is great! The area is one the most expensive ones in Shagnhai so pay 70 CNY for that location is really good. Altought the building is not really good, is located in a dark alley inside in another alley haha but I don´t care. The shared room was good, with our own bathroom (4 people which is pretty good). The cleanless is not the attribute. The personal sometimes was nice and helpfull, but not always. Free drinking water. WiFi not so good.


Wouldn't recommend for western travellers. Full of long-term Chinese residents. Facilities were ok and a cleaner came to clean the room but in general it was a mess. The bed was one of the worst things I've ever tried to sleep on and I ended up sleeping on my pals hotel room floor the next night and it was more comfortable. I also got completely savaged by Mosquitos the first night (few window nets wouldn't have hurt). Staff were also miserable as sin. Great location but go elsewhere.

  • 28th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


I stayed for two nights in a dorm room. The dorm room was full of Chinese nationals that are making the hostel their home, their stuff was strewn all over the room and the bathroom was a nightmare! It was cleaned daily but if you did not use right after cleaning you were stuck with black wet hair all over the bathroom walls, sink and shower. One night they cleaned the outside cat in the shower. They were very noisy and inconsiderate to anyone in the room if they were sleeping.


Most people at this hostel seem to be long term residents rather than travellers but the staff were friendly and helpful. Hostel is 5 minutes from the metro station and 5 minutes from the Shanghai World Finance Centre observation deck


Planning to visit this place again. Recommended :)

  • 24th Jun 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


Good location, old but ok hostel. Clean enough and quiet location. Reccommend.


Always nice, love the kittys! there was a blackout for some hours but the staff handled it really good! Thank you, see you next time!

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