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New Delhi, India
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Hostel is a bit pricey considering the amenities it has (wifi was bad, bathrooms were in bad condition, hot water not always working, rooms felt constantly cold). The reception staff were largely disinterested, verging on rude (nothing to so with the language barrier either) though the cleaning ladies (who always seemed to be there) were friendly and always greeted us... More 

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London
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Various members of my family have been staying at this hotel for 10 years or so. We arrived to discover that it has changed ownership and is now a hostel. We didn't view the dorm area but our room was pretty much as before, with new mattress toppers and clean white bedding. We had a choice of two rooms and... More 

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

loved the hostel from the beggining, they allowed us to check in Before 2. the staff always helps. Importat to know that iin china mosst places don't have staffs fluent in English. This one had joe, he speaks engllish. but to get around you have to know some chinese or before coming at least download the dictionary od google translate.... More 

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Wroclaw, Poland
1 review
Reviewed 9 January 2016

I'd have never choose to stay here had I known before how it was. The dorm room was unbearably cold, with a broken air-conditioning as the only heating, and it was turning itself off at random moments, when you needed to press a button to restart it. Was getting especially unbearably cold at night, even though I was sleeping in... More 

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Ierapetra, Greece
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Reviewed 30 August 2015

I travel a lot and I am acustomed to cheap hostels with just the basics.I stay in this hostel 7 nights in two different rooms, however this was a big disapointment and unpleasant experience. The rooms were in bad condition, tiles broken,patches of plaster in the walls fallen or rotted, lamp broken. The bathroom in horrible conditions, shower water runing... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

Which I did! It's a perfectly located hostel in an old "hutong", very near the center (Tiananmen square) with a great covered patio, well priced, a fridge and free Wi-Fi. What more could you ask for? I loved it. Of course, it's not a 5* hotel, it has its issues: nobody cleans the rooms or makes the beds while you're... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

I spent time in 2 different rooms as I went and spent a night at the Great Wall in between. Rooms are quite basic but ok. The twin room 110 (Double) was much nicer than the first room I was in 103, a double. The great thing about this place is the courtyard where I got to meet some amazing... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

Perfect location in the heart of Beijing, at the end of a very touristy pedestrian walk, therefore surrounded by cheap and good local restaurants. Please try the dumplings just across of the hotel. Double bedroom was basic but had a good bed and a spacious bathroom with hot water. All rooms are surrounding an open air patio, beautiful! And surprisingly... More 

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Salzburg, Austria
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 27 December 2014 via mobile

The location of tge hostel is pretty nice. Not far away from anything and located in a very nice pedestrian area. Stuff is also nice. Is all about what you expect from a cheap hostel located in the heart of beijing. And i was actually surprised and happy for that what i got. U can lock doors and u get... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2014

so we arrived in beijing pretty late. The taxi couldn't find the place and im not suprised why, the place was not very lit up due to the windows being filthy you could barely see through them and their was no lit up sign outside. We were greeted to a wall a of smoke and a the boy on reception... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of the only front area of the old Beijing courtyard, retained the courtyard of the characteristics, inside the courtyard greenery, the old Beijing "fish tank pomegranate tree canopy, sir fat dog fat girl" reflect incisively and vividly. Small quiet, located in the old Beijing Street alley, telling a story. For the domestic and foreign friends of the courtyard Youth Hostel, live more foreign . ... more   less 

Additional Information about Three Legged Frog Hostel

Address: No. 27 Tieshuxiejie, Xuanwu District, Beijing 100052, China
Region: China > Beijing > Chongwenmen
Price Range: RM62 - RM205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Three Legged Frog Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Dorm is better value for money than a private room”
 of 5 bubbles Charlotusflower, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“don't stay here at all, at least not in winter”
 of 5 bubbles omegaterus, 9 Jan 2016 | Read review
“If you are a couple, be sure you have a double room with twin beds, there is more room!”
 of 5 bubbles GeorginaL699, 25 Aug 2013 | Read review
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