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Laoshan Hostel (The Phoenix)

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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good58%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
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Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
Rooftop Terrace
Free Parking
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As I'm staying alone,Don't wish to spend too much on accommodation hence first time trying a hostel. Location was great , near to 大世界station about 9 mins to People Square. Keep a look just of the Chinese name 老陕客栈 instead of Phoenix. 1 thing I...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent position and easy to find thanks to the extremely detailed instructions that the histel send you by email after the confirmation. Restaurant at the ground floor that I didn't have chance to try yet but ny friends said is good. Very friendly staff. Easy...More

Thank Emanuela C
Reviewed 11 January 2018

I travelled around China for 5 weeks and this was the first hostel where I stayed in a female dorm and it was amazing, really comfy beds, great air con, really lovely people who were very polite about the en-suite. Staff were so friendly, the...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I stayed here for three nights and the location is ideal, nice and close to the subway station to get you anywhere in Shanghai. The check in was friendly and the staff were always helpful. The attached restaurant served his, well priced dumplings it was...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

the hostel is very interestingly and conveniently situated, everything is clean and new, the staff is friendly. they upgraded me to a single room, and it was very timely, as i was tired from the flight.

Thank Ksenia C
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People’s Square
People’s Square brings with it all the excitement you
would expect from the town square of one of the
biggest cities in the world. The area around People’s
Square and People’s Park is always a abuzz with
activity. Oceans of local and foreign tourists flow
in and out of the area every day to see grand museums,
go shopping and eat at some of Shanghai’s most storied
food centers. Shanghai residents, meanwhile, live and
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8 July 2016|
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Response from Ewa J | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Don't know if you still need an answer or you just' ve tried to leave the luggage :) I took a backpack with me, because I was about to leave the Shanghai for good, but usually it is really good idea to leave your luggage... More
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23 February 2016|
Response from Emma D | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as we got the overnight train from bejing then got another train from here to guillin
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"Get a room away from the very busy side road and the policeman with the whistle"
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"Room 4027 is a private room, see my pictures"
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"stay away from the street facing rooms"
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"Do not let them put you in the rooms on the second floor with an even number. These are right above the..."
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