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Old West Gate International Youth Hostel Reviews

No.115 Penglai Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai, China

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194 Total Reviews
  • 60%Value For Money
  • 70%Security
  • 65%Location
  • 75%Staff
  • 65%Atmosphere
  • 55%Cleanliness
  • 65%Facilities

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It's kinda far from the metro. It takes around 20 mins on foot however I believe for Chinese people it's not far. For me, it's not close. It depends which country you are from. There's air-conditioner, TV and bathroom in the room. As for cleanness, it's average or below average. Though I don't like it, I know that's what you pay for the price. I would suggest the manager of this hostel to lift up the cleanness degree then it would be perfect!


the staff is friendly... it s very great place in china


The hostel is a little bit far from the metro station but is located near an old part of Shanghai, which was nice! It may seems unsafe but I ended eating and drinking with locals at 3 AM on the street near the hostel and it was great! There were mainly only chinese people so I didn't get the chance to know someone. I stayed in a double room, not the best room of my life but it's China! It was not super clean but it was ok for me!

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