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Peking International Youth Hostel Reviews

No. 113-2 Nan Luo Gu Xiang, Dong Cheng District, Beijing, China

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1234 Total Reviews
  • 81%Value For Money
  • 88%Security
  • 98%Location
  • 94%Staff
  • 94%Atmosphere
  • 90%Cleanliness
  • 84%Facilities

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Very nice location in a lively Hutong in Beijing, close to the Metro. The atmosphere and the staff is very friendly, the flowers make the hostel itself very beautiful.


The staff was really nice and spoke really good English. Only downside is that the cafe is really expensive.


Such a lovely hostel & great food in the cafe too. The staff were extremely helpful which topped off our pleasant stay in Beijing.

  • 4th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Ireland
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


I felt at home! the staffs are very kind! I want to stay in this hotel again.


I had high expectations because of all the good reviews, but they are all true. This hostel is excellent and I wish I could have stayed longer.


Beautiful hostel, wifi a weak in rooms, good size double rooms! Cafe a little expensive


Overall a good hostel. My biggest complaint is that the one common area is not conducive to meeting people, which might suit some groups just fine. The cafe and rooftop are both very nice, but pricey and cater to the affluent Chinese crowd that frequents this area) Pros: central location, front desk was very helpful and spoke good English, clean rooms, alcohol can be brought into the common area Cons: common area is not conducive to meeting other people due to separated tables


the uper bed is kind of too narrow ,and there is only one barthroom on second floor ,that's far not enough !


The place is beautiful, and the location is perfect. My only complaint is the bathroom. There's only one bathroom for the hostel to use (excluding the half bath on the 1st floor), and there was usually a wait. It also tended to get dirty pretty quickly. The ambiance and overall feel of the hostel is amazing – the entire place is like a botanical garden. And the staff / travelers staying there were all really great.

  • 18th Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


Nice people, nice housemates.


This hostel in one of Beijing's remaining Hutongs was outstanding. The young staff members were very knowledgeable about buses, bus fares, subway stops, etc. They organized excellent tours, helped us with our return flight to Shanghai and even helped us carry our luggage to the street to take a taxi to the airport. They were all very helpful, sweet and caring. The subway is right near the hostel and there's a restaurant attached to the hostel. Very nice place!


The staff was amazing and very helpful. The location is great, just 4 minutes away from the subway, which by the way is very easy to use in Beijing, close to everything. The place is great and tons of cool people. I made pretty good friends there. Highly recommended.


Best hostal experience ever after been to so many places round the world. Friendly staffs, chill atmosphere and nice location. Best of luck to the girl at the counter, who's planning to travel to NYC!!:)

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