Rock&Wood International Youth Hostel Reviews
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The staff was professional and the facilities are nice.
This place is great I have been there many times and it's always good. The environment and facilities are excellent, it's a rare place that actually looks better in person than the pictures. The staff are friendly too
It's this kind of hostels that put 90% of their investment in the living room/reception/cafe for a wow feeling when you get in and then you realize the rooms don't match that feeling. I was there 6 days and they never came in once to clean the floor which build up more hair, dust and trash from people who checked out. If you're looking for a cozy place to read/enjoy a meal a coffee and don't care so much about private/comfortable time in your room then this is perfect.
Very nice place with big rooms. Nice Bar/restaurant with good and reasonable priced food. Helpful staff. But still quite far to the subway. In comparison to other hostels I've been to in SH. Showers could be better. Sometimes really dirty although getting cleaned every day.
Great hostel. The common area is amazing, best I have seen in a hostel. Pool table, couches, huge wooden table, outside lounge area, bar that also serves food. The location is great, just a couple minutes from the metro Line 2, which is the only one you will need in Shanghai. Though be aware there is a school next to the hostel so you will hear the morning bells in your room. Highly recommend if you are just passing through or staying for a week.
This was already the third hostel I have been to in Shanghai. And I have to say it also was the best one even though the other two where also very good. It definitely has an excellent atmosphere with very nice furniture and a small garden downstairs. The breakfast is also very good and prices are fair.
Very clean, very nice hostel in Shanghai. Not right in the middle of town but close to a metro. Was quite expensive but that is Shanghai! Common area is lovely but the food at the restaurant is really bad! Staff were super helpful with great English.
Probably the dirtiest hostel I have ever stayed at. We booked a 4 bed dorm but could only put us in a 6 room dorm. The dorm had so much dust it was ridiculous, there were also cigarette butts in our room, which were left there for the duration of our stay. The toilets and sink on each were foul and never cleaned once. Appart from that, the beer and food was relevatively well priced, except for their coffee which is about 5$AUD per cup. If they improved cleanliness this would be a good hostel
Really cool environment, indoor and outdoor. Friendly staff, big comfortable dorm beds and large lockers. Toilets were clean and smelled good (incense!) and the showers were good too. No complaints!
- Novice Nomad
- New Zealand
- Male, 41+
- (1 review)
Great shower and perfect breakfast possibilities. Close to metro station, so getting into town is easyJet.
The best hostel I've seen here in China. The doorms are big, the beds comfortable and the facilities are very clean. The bar is a nice place to meet some other travellers and the prices are fair. They also have a nice garden outside where you can relax at a nice summer evening.
not very close of the attractions but good price... have no kitchen !!! so,you need to buy there(not cheap). Regular internet,good bathrooms.
Good hostel to meet people. Not exactly centrally located, but in a nice area of its own.
Both the inside and outside of the hostel were beautiful. Our room was small and window-less, but it was very clean and had a very comfortable bed. We loved the location-- very close to two metro stations. The Zhongshan park metro station is also located within a great mall with a cheap grocery store and a very convenient food court.
Probably the best stuff in a hostel I ever had. They helped me calling other hostels and planning my trip several times. Rooms are small but clean. Definitely a recommendation
Booked super last minute, becuase of delayed flight. Also checked out really early, but it was no problem to get everything done first moment the staff started working. Slept well in the dorm, clean place. Would stay there again.