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Shuyuan Youth Hostel

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  • Excellent36%
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  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hostel is in a perfect location in Xi'an. The staff are faultless, friendly, and cater to every need in a jovial manner. Couldn't recommend the staff highly enough. Beautiful Chinese courtyard setting, with only a short walk to the main attractions in Xi'an. The...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Amazing location within the Xi'an city walls. Right by the entrance to the South wall where you can rent bicycles and ride around the wall - highly recommend! Convenient taxi pick-up spot on the main road just outside the hostel. We stayed in a 4-bed...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

It was fun just to hang out in this hostel. It is nice and warm in the winter, and there is alot of space with multiple bars on the premises and live bands at night. The staff was also incredible; one of the new guys...More

Thank david212121
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Shuyuan Hostel itself is a pretty basic youth hostel in the centre of Xi'an with a few courtyards and lots of basic rooms, it also has a restaurant that serves Western food, some Chinese dishes and drinks. But what catapults this inconspicuous abode into the...More

Thank BGWL
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We chose this hostel due to its location. The name includes "party" and it is truly that. People sing karaoke until 1:30 a.m., at least on the weekends. My room was on the first floor not very far from the bar. It seemed as if...More

Thank Rita B
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China > Shaanxi > Xi'an
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Shuyuan Youth Hotel Xi`An
Shuyuan Youth Hostel China/Shaanxi
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26 June 2017|
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Response from Clara A | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, they don't offer tours to mount Huashan. Although my friend and I did get a lot of help with directions to go there by train from the hostel staff and that made the trip manageable on our own.
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23 August 2015|
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Response from niksipiksi | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do offer it. Bit it's quite expensive and it's almost all day tour. And yes, they do have shopping stops. I don't remeber price exactly but like I said it's expensive. We were thinking about booking a tour but then... More
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"Rooms on the higher floors are quieter."
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"The top floor, to get away from the loud music"
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"Ask for a quiet room if that's what you want."
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"Ask if they have any quiet rooms! I.e one on a higher floor and not near facing onto a courtyard."
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