We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

King's Joy Hotel

View Deal
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Great Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 8 more sites!
Professional photos
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

297 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
There are newer reviews for King's Joy Hotel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 177: English reviews
Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 24 July 2014

Stayed in the King's Joy for 3 days in July 2014 while sightseeing in Beijing. Great location for Tiananmen, Forbidden City, and Jiangshan. Convenient to Qianmen subway station as well. Try to avoid staying on the 6th floor as it does not have elevator access.

1Thank Steven K
Reviewed 19 July 2014

Location is great not far from metro station and shopping area and places to eat. Good value for money. Overall quite good place to stay on a tight budget. We booked two rooms. One room was absolutely fine. The other had broken shower room doors and as a result of that bathroom was always wet. The same room was very...

1Thank KIM8899
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 30 June 2014

I already stayed in King's Joy Hotel twice. Aside from being a standard hotel, it also provides a 6-bed dorm style, in which I stayed. The bedroom is comprised of two rooms, when you enter the room you will see two single beds, and when you enter the second room, there are four remaining beds in the form of two...

1Thank Abraham S
Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 31 May 2014 via mobile

We stayed here as part of our budget tour. The rooms are clean and quite spacious. The hotel lacks a lounge area to use the wifi! You have to sit in the lobby... Staff could be friendlier... Overall great for location and convenience but very basic.

2Thank SamTuddy
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 29 May 2014

If you like to stay in an absolute dump in a good location then this is the hotel for you. The bed was hard and uncomfortable. Wifi was virtually non-existant - you had to sit in the lobby between 10 am to 1p.m to get connected - a time when everyone was out. Breakfast was awful. Staff were rude and...

Thank Michael M
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 29 May 2014

We stayed here with my friend and her dad and had a great time. The room was fine, shower was alright. The location is great though, right down the street from Tiananmen square and the Forbidden City. There are a ton of places to eat nearby, if you want Chinese food or a taste of home (ie. McDonalds). I stayed...

1Thank Ally L
Reviewed 27 May 2014

This is not an American hotel, so don't expect a western level of service or bedding. We found King's Joy to be perfectly acceptable. We stayed here both at the beginning and the end of our trip. Both rooms were laid out the same and looked out at the hutong rooftops.When compared to other hotels we stayed in (some better,...

1Thank 2togoNebraska
Reviewed 22 May 2014

I stayed at this hotel in April as part of a group tour. There was no hot water for showers, housekeeping was poor, chipped cups in room. Check in was slow and the restaurant did not have two of the lunch choices I selected. I was locked out of my room on no less than 5 ocassions, which was very...

Thank Pamela S
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 20 May 2014

For $35 a night I was a bit concerned about the hotel quality as I was burned in the past in other countries. To my pleasant surprise, the hotel was pretty much what I expected. Rather basic, but clean and in location you can't beat. Frankly, after walking around I couldn't find anything better. My only disappointment is the lack...

Thank AlexB38
Reviewed 3 May 2014

We had a deluxe room booked by the travel agency. The room was large with Chinese décor. There was one English speaking TV program - the fridge was the best little fridge we had come across in Asia. Service was minimal, ie. no bell boys for luggage, but after all, this is more of a hostel catering for the younger...

Thank BazQueensland

91 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (81)
Dining (4)
Room/Suite (18)
Hotel & Grounds (14)
Bathroom (10)
View from Room (1)
Other (34)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (10)
Room/Suite (1)
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Other (7)
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Beijing hotels
Beijing Workers' Sports Complex
Happy Dragon Hostel
Happy Dragon Hostel
#125 of 6,450 in Beijing
288 reviews
Tian'anmen / Wangfujing
Days Inn Forbidden City Beijing
Days Inn Forbidden City Beijing
#136 of 6,450 in Beijing
744 reviews
Beijing Workers' Sports Complex
Peking Yard Hostel
Peking Yard Hostel
#126 of 6,450 in Beijing
180 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
CU National Youth Hostel
CU National Youth Hostel
#132 of 6,450 in Beijing
224 reviews
Michael's House
Michael's House
#47 of 6,450 in Beijing
550 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Concierge
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about King's Joy Hotel

Address: No.81 Meishi Street, Xicheng District, Beijing 100051, China
Region: China > Beijing > Chongwenmen
Price Range: RM92 - RM229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — King's Joy Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 188
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, HostelWorld, Agoda, Priceline, TripOnline SA, Travelocity, Ctrip TA, Evoline ltd and HotelQuickly so you can book your King's Joy Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Hotel Kings Joy
Hotel Style:
#4 Best Value Hotel in Beijing
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from King's Joy Hotel staff and other travellers.
4 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from King's Joy Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“High floor overlook forbidden city.”
NengSoonY, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try and get a room on an upper level and with a proper bathroom”
jonathont907, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on a high floor.”
Whiterun, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Don't bother staying here”
34damiany, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Hotel is at a busy street ... try to take higher floors room”
omeala, 17 May 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
US$18* /night
View Deal
View all 11 deals
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates