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Reviewed 22 March 2013

It's an amazing courtyard with cosy nice rooms. Only 5min walk from subway line 5, 10min from a hilarious food street, 15min from the Lama Temple; but its quiet and calm living here. Trying the local lifestyle by living in Hutong, in local-style rooms and local food, it is so worthy!It was snowing the days I was there. Everything was...

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Reviewed 19 March 2013

The pictures are a fraud..All the pictures shown on the website are of luxuy rooms while the normal room are like 8 ft by 6 ft in all...and they cost around 350RMB?..Ive stayed in much better hotels in other metropolitan cities in half the costs believe me. But this is not even an hotel..its named Flowering House HOSTEL.! You can't...

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BensonCai, Owner at Flowering House Courtyard Hotel, responded to this review

Dear friend, It is obvious that your review is not friendly. I want to know what happen about you. Laught at you, even if I should not do that as owner. I can only say "you never know beijing, you never know Hutong culture." According to what you said, You want to pay around 350RMB/night to sleep in the Forbidden...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2013

This place is amazing especially if you want a traditional Chinese experience. It's at the end of a hutong tucked away in the cutest little courtyard. We visited in January where outside temperatures were -10c and the hostel was so warm with adequate heating. The rooms are adorable and so clean. The staff are the best and are very knowledgeable...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 26 January 2013

Stayed here in July 2011, a bit late on my reviews. It was hard to find at first, the taxi dropped me off and pointed to this ally. I had an old lady and and old gentlemen walk me to it, both didn't speak a word in English and were going off the note in Chinese I was holding. And...

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Wroclaw, Poland
Reviewed 12 January 2013

Flowering Hostel is a great place - it's placed in the very heart of Beijing, nearby most of the famous places and still, it's peaceful and quiet. Living there you can enjoy the traditional Chinese accommodation (rooms are the former houses Chinese lived in). It's also clean and warm (we visited it in winter) But the strongest point of this...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 6 November 2012

We were "forced" to stay here for 4 nights becos' of the non-refundable policy. We wanted to move to somewhere else after the first night. Although you can experience the local housing and the location is considered as convenient which is close to metro, Gui street and Nanluoguxiang, it is located in a hidden hutong which is not easy to...

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hong kong
Reviewed 30 October 2012 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights for a long weekend and were booked into a so called standard rm for two, which was indeed very very tiny. Even for petite gals like us, we found it hard to turn around and always bumped into each others!! And the worst thing is the setting in the tiny rm wasn't that handy...

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 29 October 2012

Not sparkling clean or new and shiny but if you want the best hutong location in Beijing and terrific service try this place. Bicycle bells and noodle stands abound and there is an authentic atmosphere that is charming. Close to the metro and many attractions too. Especially great if you like cats!

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Rome, Italy
Reviewed 30 August 2012

I spent nine nights in this hostel in April 2012, when I was in Beijing to do some research. I had first booked only three nights there, then I moved to a more expensive hutong hotel near the forbidden city. After only one night in that anonymous place I hurried back to the Flowering house hostel, where I felt as...

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Australia
Reviewed 21 August 2012

The Flowering House Hostel is close to a strip of restuaurants that come to life at night and the metro line 5 is a short walk away. That said, I doubt there are many places in inner city Beijing that are not surrounded by public transport and places to eat, so there is nothing overly special about that. I'm not...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located a 5-minute walk to subway,a 15-minute walk from Nan Luo Gu Xiang, the charming Flowering House Hostel features beautifully designed rooms with free Wi-Fi and flat-screen cable TV. The hostel has a reading corner and provides car rental and laundry services. Hostel Flowering House is a 15-minute walk from Yong Ong He Gong Lama Temple. It is approximately 25-minute drive from the Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square. Beijing International Airport is a 30-minute drive away. Flowering House’s air-conditioned rooms feature traditional Chinese décor. An electric kettle, a hairdryer and a work desk are available. The hotel’s 24-hour front desk provides luggage storage, while a tour desk arranges for sightseeing tours. A snack bar is available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Flowering House Courtyard Hotel

Address: No.23 Huageng Hutong, Jiao Dao Kou, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100007, China
Region: China > Beijing > Beijing Workers' Sports Complex
Price Range: RM115 - RM384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Flowering House Courtyard Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Ask for the one with a 'da-kang'”
 of 5 bubbles Judy-harrogate, 12 Oct 2013 | Read review
“My friend had the "comfort room" which was right next to my standard room, and his room was big enough that 2 people could stay in it. The standard room would be too cramped for 2.”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisB963, 18 Aug 2013 | Read review
“ask the staff to pre-heat your room before your arrival, if you go their in cold days.”
 of 5 bubbles saccharins, 21 Mar 2013 | Read review
“The cheapest rooms (Twin Standard - I think) don't have bathrooms and you have to go out of the building to find the shared one so it can be problematic, especially in winter.”
 of 5 bubbles MartaG880, 12 Jan 2013 | Read review
“Avoid the shared bathroom if you can.”
 of 5 bubbles OscarZ316, 20 Aug 2012 | Read review
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