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    Beijing Drum Tower Youth Hostel

    No 51 Old Gulou Street, Xicheng District, Beijing 100009, China
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          Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

          Omg this place is awesome! Instead of dorms they have capsule rooms that are stacked 2 high. You won't be able to stand up straight in them but there's an actual bed, nightstand, small table, and plenty of room for your backpack. It doesn't feel...More

          Thank Tin100tin
          Reviewed 24 January 2016

          I stayed in an en suite capsule here for 6 nights. It was convenient to have my own bathroom and it's a good price but the room is too cold in winter. There's no heater in the room and relies on a space over the...More

          Thank artemis91
          Reviewed 9 January 2016

          Capsule hotel now. Private 'rooms' at almost hostel prices is a pretty good deal but it's still definitely basic. Pros Good location - close walking distance to Bell and Drum Tower and the lakes, little further to the Forbidden city and extremely close to a...More

          1  Thank SDuddy
          Response from The_DRUM_Cafe, Guest Relations Manager at Beijing Drum Tower Youth HostelResponded 18 January 2016

          Hello and thank you for your review. We are sorry for the confusion, please let us explain... We have normal private rooms (3 star hotel standard) and we also have private capsule rooms. It seems that you booked the private capsule, which should not be...More

          Reviewed 5 January 2016

          it's good experience for my short trip in Beijing. the hostel staff can help every information and booking a one day trip. the room is nice, clean but have some noise from ground. the area closed to drum tower and Hutong area and 5 minute...More

          Thank Peatfugu
          Response from The_DRUM_Cafe, Guest Relations Manager at Beijing Drum Tower Youth HostelResponded 18 January 2016

          Hello and thank you for staying here. Thank you also for mentioning our tours. We offer tours to many parts of the Great Wall - enough to suit everyone's taste and budget. We also offer some must-see night shows. By the way, please do not...More

          Reviewed 24 November 2015

          The room was great but the electricity of the whole building went out for many hours one night and the customer service was bad after that. I had to flight the next day and had to cancel the room reservation for that night. They return...More

          Thank Catiac
          Response from The_DRUM_Cafe, Guest Relations Manager at Beijing Drum Tower Youth HostelResponded 18 January 2016

          Hello. We are sorry for the lack of electricity. It is not normal but our staff tried their best to deal with the many inquiries. We hope to see you next time for a better stay! Regards TD

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          Carlos19830
          Hi, i would like to know if there is a possibility to get invitation from the hostel so i can get visa, or if there is no need! Many thanks Cheers
          8 September 2016|
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          Response from wimag | Reviewed this property |
          Hi In England we had to show our emails confirming flight and that the hostel was booked and submit it with £180 to apply for a visa -don't know if that's the same for you in Spain
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          "No lifts.So u will have to carry ur luggage"
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          "You could fine something better around"
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          "I would recommend choosing the queen private rooms, the capsule were really small."
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          "Spring for a private. There's a little extra room for you to get about, and you don't need to leave..."
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