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Le Tour Shanghai Youth Hostel

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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 27 February 2015

The one and only problem I had while staying at Le Tour YH was finding it at 10PM. Stayed at a 5-pax dormitory on the ground floor; the room was quiet, the shared showers and toilets were clean. The common area is nice, though a bit chilly. Breakfast was the normal Western - Chinese interpretation of american breakfast. Staff were...

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Palo Alto, California
Reviewed 25 January 2015

I visited Shanghai recently as a chaperone with 18 students. We stayed on the 2nd and 3rd floors in doubles and the rooms were simple and clean. Winter nights were cold but the heating system quickly warmed up the small space and we enjoyed 4 great nights. The showers were amazing especially when we returned from a 4-day rural home...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2014

I regularly visit Shanghai and always stay at Le tour Shanghai youth hostel. The hostel is very clean, the staff are friendly and helpful and it is very affordable (not western prices)! It is in a great location near Jing'An temple with the metro a short walk away. I highly recommend staying here.

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 December 2013

Make sure to turn on your A/C to heating setting otherwise you may freeze like I did last winter. A really fantastic place located near a metro station. The staff were really helpful organising anything that we wanted to see or do in Shanghai. Recommend this place to any traveler in Shanghai.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2013

I've stayed here numerous times, the rooms are always clean and in good order. It's basic but better than a Jin Jiang Inn, Hanting Express or other budget hotel. The location is excellent plenty of cheap restaurants of all kinds near by, Jing'an is a good area to base yourself. The staff are always as helpful as they need to...

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 18 March 2013

Service in China is already pretty awful, but in this hostel here in Shanghai, it's at it's absolute worst. I chose to stay here for a month while looking for employment simply for the "low" price they offered. Bad idea. STAFF: The staff acted as if they were inconvenienced when asked the simplest requests. No one working there seems to...

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Wanganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 November 2012

This was a pleasant clean small hostel close to the subway. It was a bit out of the Shanghai tourist area. That made it interesting for us. It had some food shops close by - we particularly enjoyed the street side fruit and nuts stall where the couple running it roasted the nuts on the premises. Not sharing a language...

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 16 August 2012

The problem here is the staff. Some highlights: 1. I watched the owner toss a bag of cat food into the face of a Chinese guest, retaltiation for the "sin" of accidentally letting the kitten slip inside through the back door. 2. I got locked out of my dorm room late at night, and the staff attendant wanted me to...

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Italia
Reviewed 13 July 2011

Our room was clean enough, with bathroom and a wide shower. The hostel is not central but the underground is quite close. People at the reception speak fluent english. We got there in the heart of the night and we have been kindly welcomed. Free internet connection for 1 hour. No kitchen but a bar where you can buy breakfast...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 22 December 2010

Le Tour is a fun hostel to stay at. The common area is nice and they even have a small kitchen. They are in a quite area of Shanghai, but very close to the metro so getting around the city is pretty easy. The staff is very helpful, especially when trying to overcome the language barrier at some of the...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Le Tour Shanghai Youth Hostel is a simple and clean bed & breakfast hostel in the heart of Shanghai. The traffic is extremely convenient, 5 minutes walk to 2 subway stations - JingShaJiang Road Station or Caoyang Road Station (Line 3, Line 4 and line 11) and over 20 bus lines passing by. Subway Line 4 leads to Shanghai Expo Park; Subway line 11 goes directly to Shanghai F1 Circuits; Subway line 3 takes you to Shanghai Railway Station and Shanghai South Railway Station. We are within walking distance of East China Normal Univercity, East China University of Politics & Law, Suzhou River, Zhongshan Park,Le Tour Shanghai Youth Hostel is an ideal place for your travel in Shanghai and around Shanghai, (Suzhou, Hangzhou, Chinese water countries, i.e., Zhouzhuang, Tongli, and etc). Subway Line 3 and Line 4 connect Shanghai Railway Station, Shanghai Coach Station, and Shanghai Travel Center, ...We accepts ISIC, IYTC, ITIC, HI Hostel card, Hostelworld VIP Card, … as our membership cards. And we have double, twin, four and six bed rooms available . Every room has air-conditioning and all shared rooms with secure lockers. On the first floor, we have a bar, an entertainment room, a mini-gym, a reading room and a sitting room.We have a friendly atmosphere and very clean accommodation for your trip in Shanghai. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Le Tour Shanghai Youth Hostel

Address: No.136 Bailan Road, Putuo District, Shanghai 200063, China
Region: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Changshou Road
Price Range: RM222 - RM889 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
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“Ask for a room on the 2nd or 3rd floor away from the main stairs. As this is a hostel, it's common that some people arrive late from partying and the ground floor can be quite noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles Johannaloves2travel, 24 Jan 2015 | Read review
“There is no lift, if you have a lot of luggage ask for a 2nd floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles gbgrgle, 8 Oct 2013 | Read review
“We were fortunate to be given a room on the first floor. With no lift or elevator we were glad not to drag our suitcases too far. With black out curtains the light outside was not a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles BrownDragon, 9 Nov 2012 | Read review
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