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Shanghai City Central Youth hostel

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 January 2010

Excellent facilities, and friendly staff, guests. Some people complain that it is a bit far out, but it is only a few stops on the metro and there are plenty of amenities around the around including a mcdonalds, carrefour supermarket and kfc.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 13 August 2009

big and nice rooms and overall good experience. staff is helpful kitchen opening times need to be mentioned as we tried to order lunch at 11:15 am and they could not make fried rice yet. Overall nice place and easy to get taxis and a short walk to the subway.

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Wiltshire
Reviewed 30 July 2009

Getting to the hostel across Wuning road..... is an achievement in itself, but aside from that - it is a lovely hostel:) We are backpacking for 8 months and we had a twin room with ensuite, however the facilities were such that i could have easily used the dorms. The washroom facilities were excellent and cleaned everyday. Our ensuite was...

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wirral
Reviewed 16 February 2009

On the surface this hostel is clean and seems well run but having had my mobile phone stolen out of my locked private room here, I would suggest to anyone considering this place to avoid it all costs! My boyfriend and I stayed here for a week as part of a 6 month round the world trip adn 4 weeks...

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lyonsandtigers
Reviewed 13 November 2008

This hostel is not in the most picturesque part of Shanghai, and getting to it across the manic Wuning Rd is something of an achievement. The hostel itself is set back from the road in a sort of cul-de-sac, so is shielded from the worst of the noise from the road. It is a huge place. There are two residential...

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England
Reviewed 20 October 2008

We're three girls mid 20's sharing a triple private ensuite in this hostel and in the week and a half we have been here we have been very impressed. Contrary to the name, the hostel is definitely not city centre, however having read other reviews on this website we knew that before we came and realised being central would be...

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Berlin
Reviewed 26 September 2008

After having travelled for a month around the northeast of China and having visited 6 cities and 6 different hostels, I can say this is the best of all!! Clean, modern, new, the staff are nice and speak english, they offer a free breakfast (very good by the way!!), free internet that works and enough PC's!!! And a free shuttel...

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Portland Oregon
Reviewed 29 March 2008

When in China, do as the Romans do.... This fantastic hostel has accomodations for sharing and private rooms, all incredibly cheap. I stayed in a private room for a month while taking a course and can not begin to expound on the wonderful staff, management and facilities. My only gripe was the really bad tp. You can buy your own...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Shanghai City Central Youth hostel

Address: No.50, Lane 300, Wuning Road, Putuo District, Shanghai 200063, China (Formerly Utels Youth Hotel Shanghai Wuning Road)
Region: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Changshou Road
Price Range: RM58 - RM160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Shanghai City Central Youth hostel 1*
Number of rooms: 144
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Also Known As:
Utels Hotel Shanghai
Utels Shanghai Wu Ning
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“Two bed room on the right side of the hostel”
 of 5 bubbles 341sebastieng, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“It was quite but facing to the balconies of the across buildings... Higher floor rooms and backsides might have a better view!”
 of 5 bubbles bircanc, 10 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Get a private room - wifi is great”
 of 5 bubbles EmilyC307, 13 Feb 2016 | Read review
“rooms on 4ht floor better than 3rd floor, but maybe 4th was the ladies floor?”
 of 5 bubbles 22GraceB, 6 Oct 2015 | Read review
“apply online reservation, they offer good discounts. or you can make call to get the reservation and pay at hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles FahimY, 26 Jun 2015 | Read review
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