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No.33 mei shi street, xuanwu district,beijing, china
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Welcome to Qianmen Hostel!Staying at Qianmen Hostel is like stepping back into Chinese history.You couldn't ask for a more convenient location. Only two-minute walk away from Tiananmen Square, Qianmen hostel is located in the heart of a Hutong protected area. The hostel’s building dates back from 1875 and once served as a first-class club-house, especially popular with Qing dynasty imperial executives! Consisting of three two-storey buildings with inner courtyards, Qianmen hostel with its wood-carved balconies is a beautiful example of Chinese traditional architecture. Recently restored to preserve its original glory, the building has been transformed into a hostel offering more than 40 comfortable rooms to travelers looking not only for budget accommodation, but also a unique experience during their stay in the China'a capital.The restoration has added all modern facilities without spoiling the building's character and guests can be assured by our conscientious staff, security card system and commitment to the highest standards. Our mission is to provide comfortable, secure, clean and spacious accommodation to the budget travelers. Don't just see Beijing history; live in it for a while!Location: Qiamen Hostel is located just two minutes walk away from Tiananmen Square and many important historical sights: the Forbidden City, Chairman Mao Mausoleum, the Great Hall of the People,Dashilar walking street which is 600 years old, Liulichang Art&Culture street, and Beihai Park.Qianmen Subway station and Qianmen bus stops are also just a few hundred meters away from our hostel, making it very easy to reach other scenic spots of the city, like the Temple of Heaven and the Summer Palace.Character:-19th chinese architecture. -Inner courtyards open air. -Room equipped with old style furniture.Local sightseeing information:For those who wish to enjoy traditional Chinese entertainment, Beijing opera, acrobatics, Kung Fu tickets can be booked at the reception. The hostel also offers many tours, including excursions to various sections of the Great Wall, a must-see during your stay in Beijing!Service and facilities: In the hostel’s vicinity you will find many restaurants catering to all tastes, from the traditional Chinese to the Western fast-food and remember, if you do not wish to go out, you are more than welcome to eat at our hostel restaurant featuring Western and Chinese cuisine. Guests can enjoy FREE WiFi access in the lobby, relax in the lounge or have a drink with friends in our bar. You can even enjoy a night of home entertainment in our TV room equipped with a DVD player. Our friendly English-speaking staff will be more than happy to provide you with tourist information, and help you book train, bus and plane tickets. We can also help you burn CDs of your pictures, to ensure the memories of your journey are safely preserved. You might need info for your next stop. For English map of beijing, and more information about ambassies, bank, bookstore etc. all from hostel’s reception.Property facilities- No Lockout- No Curfew - No Smoking rooms- Smoking areas- Taxes included in price - 24 hours check in - Children friendly- Newspapers, magazines- Postcards and stamps available- Travel Desk/Travel Info - cd burning Groups welcome.How to get to usAirport: -Take Airport shuttle bus to Xidan (last stop of theXidan line) cost 16 RMB, then take a taxi approx. 10minutes cost 15 RMB. Train: If you arrive at the Beijing Central station (Beijing Zhan) take the subway, two stops to the Qianmen Subway stop.To go out from exit#c to meishijie. Metro ticket 3 RMB.If you arrive at Beijing West Train Station (Beijing Xi Zhan), take bus No.9 and stop at Qianmen xi.Then turn to left 200 meters away to meishijie. Walk South on Meishijie. Our hostel is No.33.Taxi: a taxi from the airport directly to the Hostel costs 100 RMB approx.TERMS AND CONDITIONS General All guests must observe the rules and regulations of our hostel. Arrival and Check-out Times The hostel office is open for check-in 24 hours a day. Check-out time is 12pm on the day of departure (late check-out can also be arranged). Cancellations Cancellations must be made with more than 24 hours notice or 1 day accommodation will be charged. Please ensure you receive confirmation from us via email or fax of your cancellation.