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The Great Wall Box House

  • No. Jia 18, XiDui Main Street, Gubeikou Village, Beijing, China

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

----------VOLUNTEER WANTED----------

Finding hostel jobs abroad is a great way to save or supplement your travel funds and to stay on the road longer. You won't get rich from it, but you'll have more life experience and meet more interesting people than the average cubicle dweller! If you are interested in staying at the foot of the Great Wall for 1+ month, please feel free to email us!


Only FIVE rooms, Book Your Bed In Advance For Your Next Trip!

This is Joe (Qiao), I moved to Gubeikou Great Wall after traveling to lots of different sections of the Great Wall:

1, Gubeikou WILD Great Wall is connected with touristy Jinshanling Great Wall and Simatai Great Wall.

2, Our house is located in the countryside, not in DOWNTOWN Beijing.

Welcome to the Great Wall Box House, locates at the most tradtional but non-touristy Chinese village -- Gubeikou, 120 km to Beijing. It's a 100-year-old Si-He-Yuan house among the mountain, the east-side-wall of the house is a part of the Great Wall.

Gubeikou is like a Great Wall museum, from Bei Qi dynasty (6th Century) - Ming dynasty (14th Century). that's to say 'the Great Wall was not built in one day'!

---------HIKING TIPS ----------

1, ONE DAY STAY:
Small Great Wall (Ancient Gubeikou City Wall, perfect for Sunrise and Sunset)
1 hours hiking (10 minutes walking from our house)
Panlongshan Great Wall (Curling Dragon Great Wall)
3 - 5 hours hiking (10 minutes walking from our house)

2, TWO DAYS STAY:
Small Great Wall (Ancient Gubeikou City Wall, perfect for Sunrise and Sunset) 1 hours hiking (10 minutes walking from our house)
Panlongshan Great Wall (Curling Dragon Great Wall) 3 - 5 hours hiking (10 minutes walking from our house)
Wohushan Great Wall (Crouching Tiger Great Wall) hiking 5 hours hiking(25 minutes walking from our house)
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Small Great Wall (Ancient Gubeikou City Wall, perfect for Sunrise and Sunset) 1 hours hiking (10 minutes walking from our house)
Panlongshan Great Wall (Curling Dragon Great Wall) 3 - 5 hours hiking (10 minutes walking from our house)
Jinshanling Great Wall Simatai Great Wall hiking 3 hours hiking (20 minutes driving from our house)

3, THREE DAYS STAY:
Small Great Wall (Ancient Gubeikou City Wall, perfect for Sunrise and Sunset) 1 hours hiking (10 minutes walking from our house)
Panlongshan Great Wall (Curling Dragon Great Wall) 3 - 5 hours hiking (10 minutes walking from our house)
Jinshanling Great Wall Simatai Great Wall hiking 3 hours hiking (20 minutes driving from our house)
Wohushan Great Wall (Crouching Tiger Great Wall) hiking 5 hours hiking(25 minutes walking from our house)

4, FOUR DAYS STAY:
Small Great Wall (Ancient Gubeikou City Wall, perfect for Sunrise and Sunset) 1 hours hiking (10 minutes walking from our house)
Panlongshan Great Wall (Curling Dragon Great Wall) 3 - 5 hours hiking (10 minutes walking from our house)
Jinshanling Great Wall Simatai Great Wall hiking 3 hours hiking (20 minutes driving from our house)
Wohushan Great Wall (Crouching Tiger Great Wall) hiking 5 hours hiking(25 minutes walking from our house)
Wangjinglou (Watching Beijing) WatchTower on the Simatai Great Wall 6 hours hiking (40 minutes driving from our house)

5, MORE DAYS STAY or CAMPING on the WILD GREAT WALLl
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---------FREE SERVICE ----------

* FREE Internet and Wi-Fi
* FREE 24-hour hot shower
* FREE Luggage storage
* FREE Books to borrow
* FREE travel information
* FREE hostel booking in China

----------HOSTEL ACTIVITIES----------

* Chinese & western food cooking course
* BBQ (Summer)
* Tea party (Every day)
* Hiking on the Great Wall
* Zen course (coming soon)

---------- TOURS----------

* We offer all kinds of the Great Wall tours
* Tibet permit and tailored budget tours
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Thu 29 Jun 2017 - Sun 2 Jul 2017 Change

Room Summary

Thu 29th June 2017 - Sun 2nd July 2017

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Facilities

Free
  • Linen Included
  • Free Parking
  • Towels Included
  • Free WiFi
General
  • Security Lockers
  • Common Room
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Book Exchange
  • Hot Showers
  • Reading Light
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Parking
  • Hair Dryers
  • Safe Deposit Box
Services
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Towels for hire
  • Luggage Storage
  • Fax Service
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • 24 Hour Security
Food & Drink
  • Restaurant
  • Meals Available
  • Vending Machines
  • Cafe

Things to Note

Free Cancellation: 3 days before arrival

Cancellation Policy

Deposit Only rates

This property has a 3 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay


Non-refundable rates

Your booking is non-refundable. If you choose to cancel your booking, or in the case of a no-show, you will still be charged the full cost of your booking.

Latest Review

" Amazing location if you're looking to get away. The hikes are great from here, cleanest hostel I've ever been in (they even had heated toilet seats), friendliest staff. It's a trek to get out here but a wonderful escape from the busy city. Only downside is there's a lack of food options in the village -- so while the food in the hostel is DELICIOUS (+vegetarian) its a bit pricey. "

- Anonymous
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