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    City Central Youth Hostel

    #3,241 of 6,450 Hotels in Beijing
    No.1-5 Beijingzhan West Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100005, China
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent10%
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    • Average26%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible3%
    17 Oct 2016
    “perfect location”
    26 Apr 2016
    “Handy for station but not much else ”
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    Reviewed 18 October 2016

    this hostel is located very close to the beijing railway station. we could hear the clock of the railway ring every hour. the exit of the subway is right beside the gate of the hostel. the rooms are very basic and toilets and bathrooms are...More

    Thank suisha
    Reviewed 7 June 2016
    Google Translation

    樓下就是地鉄站;離火車站也很近。深夜沒有...More

    Thank Yungin
    Reviewed 10 May 2016
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    Условия жесткие как и кровати на которых придется спать)Номер обязательно бронируйте с окнами,но по возможности не на сторону жд вокзала!!!Кондиционер...More

    Thank iwonowi
    Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

    Stayed here with a friend for one night as we were catching a train with a tour group from Beijing Station the next day, and the hostel is literally across the road. CN¥168 for a room with a window. Functional. TV but only Chinese channels....More

    Thank pdmancs
    Reviewed 8 April 2016

    The only positive I can say is it's a great location with easy access to the train station and subway. It's noisy, the beds are hard. The bathroom smelled/stank. Night person on duty was not very good at understanding english, and the others were mediocre...More

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    Room Tips
    "Go somewhere else"
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    "Air con is constantly on in rooms and there are no windows."
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    "Any room not facing the Beijing Railway Station is recommended as it may be slightly quieter."
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    "3rd floor next to elevator is a club, you may asked the room at the corner to reduce noise"
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