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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pros: Staffs are friendly and available 24 hours. They speak good English, and they have free city map. The location is just cool, just walking distance from the city wall and subway station. There are lots of attractions at just walking distance. I booked trip to the Terracotta Warriors using hostel and it was really nice. There is nice bar...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Buzzing atmosphere. The set up is funky. There's a bar below too. Rooms are fairly quiet. Met some great long-time friends here. Staff can help with train and air tickets. There are posters with ideas and ways to get to local sights. Would recommend the hostel's tour to the Terracotta warriors. Lady Ja Ja is the best. You can do...

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best about this hostel is the service: The young people working there speek good English and are eager to help in every way they can: they booked show tickets for us, made phone calls, sent away our postcards, got a sewing kit for us, etc. This is real motivation and how customer service should work! Ok, maybe the room...

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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed my two night stay here in the 8 bed dorm however the hostel was very quiet and lacked atmosphere. there was only one other person staying in my room during my time here. I did like how the hostel organized activities every evening and there was a bar downstairs which I heard was very popular however I never had...

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Paid for extra for the double with garden view and received a twin on the first floor with a courtyard view (double is more expensive). Very dirty with ripped bedding and baby cockroaches. The bathroom door was rotten due to the paint coming off and soaking the water up so had a terrible musty smell. The location was fantastic and...

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Italy
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We stayed there only for a night, but the hostel seemed nice and clean and the staff was very kind and helpful. You can get a free coffee or beer when you check-in. We left our bags there for a day while visiting the Terracotta Warriors and didn't have to pay. The coffee bar and restaurant are good and you...

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Let's put this property into perspective. It's by no means a nice place or comfortable place but for the price you definitely get more than you pay for. Beds are clean, facilities need cleaning and updating. Bar downstairs is noisy and thumpy. The restaurant does western good pretty well but again it's nothing spectacular but does the job for a...

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London
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Stayed at this hostel for a week and it was a wonderful experience. The hostel itself is located close to the city walls and close to everything of interest. The staff all speak English (as well as several other languages) and are really helpful and friendly - they go out of their way to make sure everyone is OK. The...

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Worthing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2016

After staying at some hit and miss hostels during my trip, this one was definitely a hit. Lovely atmosphere, relaxing courtyard and excellent English speaking staff. Evening activities available aswell for those wishing to socialise. Excellent food and drink plus free beer or coffee ticket on arrival. Highly recommended.

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Penang, Malaysia
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Friendly service with a bunch of energetic front desk crew. Feel very much at home with loads of nice places to visit in walking distance. Located right at the south gate at Xi'an city where you can easily catch a bus or train to connect you everywhere. The only setback will be the night club at lower ground floor. avoid...

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Additional Information about Shuyuan Youth Hostel

Address: No.2A Shuncheng West Alley, Nanmenli, Xi'an 710001, China
Region: China > Shaanxi > Xi'an
Price Range: $16 - $39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Shuyuan Youth Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 33
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Shuyuan Youth Hotel Xi`An
Shuyuan Youth Hostel China/Shaanxi
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“avoid rooms located at the lower ground pub entrance.”
 of 5 bubbles porjiun, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“twin room lovely had tv, 0107”
 of 5 bubbles JHollie, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Yard 2 is on top of their Bar, rooms on it maybe noisy at night”
 of 5 bubbles Joshua_Alloftheabove, 25 Jun 2015 | Read review
“People who stay on the second courtyard might be annoyed by the noise from the bar that is in the basement. I'd recommend to take a room around the third courtyard (at the back).”
 of 5 bubbles Mibellaz, 3 May 2015 | Read review
“If you're not into party and don't like the noise from a night bar, then you should ask for a room a bit further away from the bar.”
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