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Happy Dragon Hostel

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No.29 Ren min shi chang xi xiang , Dongcheng District, Beijing 100010 China See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at Happy Dragon Backpackers Hostel (Dongsi) with friends and we were shocked that our room looks different from the photos advertised. The place was old, run down and dimly lit and even the surroundings at night does not seem safe due to dark areas/roads...More

Thank darkblue88
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The location is close to the Forbidden city and there are some local restaurants nearby that are open until late. The room was clean, although there was no curtain for the shower so it made the whole bathroom wet. There is breakfast but you can...More

Thank idaparson
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

This is an ideal spot if you're just needing somewhere to sleep. Rooms are very small, but well air conditioned. Shower is more like a wet room with the toilet, which was fine. Very noisy outside as it seems they are building opposite the hostel,...More

Thank Roseanne C
Reviewed 2 June 2018

When we booked this hostel we knew this place would be cheap but functional. In retrospect I wish we would've done more research. One of the big reasons we booked this place is because other reviews say that the staff is friendly and speaks English....More

Thank PavelS1785
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Terrible wifi, no view at all, no breakfast room (we had to eat the breakfast on our laps, in the room). Some of the staff speak very little English. Our DND was disrespected and the staff went in to clear the bins. (nothing went missing)...More

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*New bicycle hutongs tour starting 1st March**FREE weekly parties of... dumplings (make and eat) , bbq … join-in, enjoy the food and meet new friends! :) That’s right … 2 times a week there is free food! :)+ ...More 'Happy Hours' and special drinks promotions in our barWelcome to the Happy Dragon Hostel, your happy home in Beijing! Within two years of opening we have established a great reputation as being one of Beijing’s best hostels, offering everything a guest needs … and more! We take pride that our service standards are second-to-none, and guarantee that your stay will be happy, entertaining, memorable and excellent value for money. We prefer the personal touch when catering for our customers and staff are more than happy to chat with you, you can learn some Chinese and get the best tips for where to go and getting the best deals when out shopping or needing advice. We’re one of the very few hostels in Beijing to have a real bar, so the atmosphere is great for meeting fellow travellers and other guests, and we have a full tours programme to take you to the must-see Great Wall plus a variety of spectacular shows that are guaranteed to impress. Anything you need and we’ll do our very best to help! :)Our friendly staff are enthusiastic and able to help you with everything: most have years’ of youth hostel experience and are fluent in English as well as having leisure and tourism training and experience (some members are also qualified English tour guides). All rooms are cleaned daily and well maintained, with reading lamps, bed curtains, lockers in the dorms and drawers/cupboards/hangers/shower rails (+free towels +free shampoo and body wash) + hot/cold air-conditioners and extra blankets or a heater if you need. We have a 'quiet policy' for late at night so you can sleep comfortably, as although it's a fun hostel we still know our guests need a good night's sleep :)The hostel atmosphere is like a big family, being relaxed whilst being super-clean and tidy. There is a 24 hour reception + security and our staff are available around the clock to help with all your needs.In addition we can also help you book domestic and international flight and train tickets as well as being able to book you hostels throughout China.**We can also arrange fully tailored trips to Tibet at a guaranteed cheapest price**Facilities:- Web access in lobby (with Facebook when available!) with headphone / microphones / webcams + USB connections- FREE Web access in room - FREE Wi-fi in room - FREE Wi-fi in lobby - FREE library (good selection of Chinese/English/foreign language books and travel guides to read / swap 2-for-1 / photocopy)- Printing and photocopying service- Postal service + stamps for sale- FREE local, city-wide, national travel info- Phone cards + help to easily buy new SIM cards + recharge phones- CD/DVD burning - Taxi booking service to Beijing sites / railway / airport- onwards travel advice to other destinations- train + domestic/international plane ticketing service - Bicycle hire + bicycle tours- Cable TV - Kung-fu lessons from Beijing's award winning Tom Zhang- TV - Refrigerator - Secure key card access + lockers- Efficient laundry service - 24 hour security - Ensuite (western-style!) bathroom with hot and cold shower in all rooms- FREE towels + linen provided- FREE shampoo + body wash soap in all rooms- Ticketing service- FREE 24 hours hot shower- FREE hair-dryer use- FREE extra blankets + heaters in winter- FREE parking - Bicycle parking - On street parking - Late bar with daily special offers - Breakfast choice of American/English/Continental- Restaurant with Chinese + Western food menu- No smoking policy in our bar restaurant in the mornings before noon- Hot and cold air conditioning all rooms- Tours desk - FREE luggage storage - 24 hour receptionAccommodation InformationAll rooms are clean, warm and comfy - newly renovated and decorated. All rooms are equipped with modern security key-card access doors, 24 hour hot water, TV, western toilet and shower, and hot/cold air-conditioning. We also offer free internet connection sockets in every room, and free wireless throughout the hostel.Location InformationWe are located to the north-east of the Forbidden City, 10 mins walk east to Wangfujing shopping street and further 20 mins walk onwards to Sanlitun Bar Street. Out of the hostel on the right is the Dongsi Metro Station, you will arrive in Tiananmen Square in 4 stops and also 4 stops straight down to the Temple of Heaven. This Metro connects all the important places of interest including the Capital Airport, Beijing Main Station, Summer Palace etc.The hostel is also walking distance from the Forbidden City's North entrance and the famous JingShan Park, where from its hill top pagoda you can see amazing views over the Forbidden City and all of Beijing. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
US$ 32 - US$ 56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Happy Dragon Hotel Beijing
Location
China > Beijing > Beijing Workers' Sports Complex
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
US$ 32 - US$ 56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Happy Dragon Hotel Beijing
Location
China > Beijing > Beijing Workers' Sports Complex
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Traveller (117)
Room & Suite (138)
Dining (20)
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19 November 2016|
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Response from EswaraPrakashV | Reviewed this property |
you can pay by card. online too. But they need some 100 RMb as deposit which they will return when you check out
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"The windows don't do a good job of blocking traffic sounds. Hallway can get noisy during the day."
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"convinient location, good for solo travellers"
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"Room 219 has a pretty nice view, and is pretty quiet."
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