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Red Lantern House

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Overview
No.5 Zhengjue Hutong, Xinjie Kou, Xicheng District, Beijing 100035 China See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Really well decorated, staff were friendly and good level of English. Bedrooms were clean and air con was good. A free towel for the first night. A bit out of the way though but walking distance to the hou hai bars

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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

For S$20 a night, there's nothing I could really complain about. Hostel is in the middle of a typical Beijing "Hutong" (go figure) - great vibe that reminds me of the inn-house in those old Chinese movies. Also situated right in the middle of 3...More

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 7 June 2018

If you want a hutong experience this is the place. Located on the old town right next to top attractions, just 2 subway stops. The staff is very friendly and familiar and accomodations quite confortable and clean. Breakfast is great and has a great place...More

Thank Isabel_lisbon
Reviewed 1 June 2018

I loved this place but it is more of a hostel than a hotel, the crowd is friendly and youthful and the shared spaces are cozy ... shared by people and sometimes cats. Management set up a reasonably priced trip for us to the Great...More

Thank Sam-likes-to-travel
Reviewed 13 May 2018

We intended to stay 4 nights in this hotel. We contacted them straight through their own website. The dates of our stay and the roomprice was sended to us, and we agreed on taking the room, even though the price was higher than displayed on...More

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Description
The information service available in Red Lantern House is based on "Simon's Tourist Information Office" which is the first generation of information and tour services provider for low budget international ...More travelers in Beijing from the beginning of 1990's . Information and tour services are available at the reception. Staying with us will reminds you of staying as a member in our family as there is no counter or glass between us. Meet the Simon's Office Team that helps make your travel and travel planning much easier, better and possible! Your questions of where to go and how much it costs will be responded as precisely as possible. Tours and Information services including: Beijing City Tour ( Forbidden City, Summer Palace, Temple of Heaven) Tours to the wall Night Show in Beijing Ticketing Service Bicycle Rental Car Service( airport pick-up and drop offer) Laundry, Sewing & Mending Service Barbecue in the Courtyard Dumpling Making Practice Tour to the Great wall departure from Red Lantern Guest house: Great wall at : 1 Mutianyu ( recommended) We run the trip to Mutianyu section of the wall with minimum two people by our own car or van. 2.Jinshanling 3.Simatai 4.Badaling and Ming Tombs, To avoid the crowds and sometimes terrifying shopping intervals of the Great Wall at Badaling, our hostel has specially designed and organized a daily tour to the Great Wall at Mutianyu. It takes 1.5 hours one way to arrive to the wall with no stop over for shopping, and begins around 7:30am to get away from heavy traffic jams so that you will be the first one standing on the wall there and nobody bothers you. We guarantee you have at least 3 hours on the wall and no push throughout the whole trip. When you are back from your trip, you still have a whole evening for other activities. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$ 17 - US$ 55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Red Lantern House Hotel Beijing
Location
China > Beijing > Houhai
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$ 17 - US$ 55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Red Lantern House Hotel Beijing
Location
China > Beijing > Houhai
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Traveller (166)
Room & Suite (22)
Dining (20)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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vilaxana
12 May 2016|
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Response from MonkeyKo | Reviewed this property |
It depends on the season. If you're going during high season (check online for when that might be), it's advisable to book well in advance. When I went last December though (which is low season), I booked about three weeks... More
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kathr7nb
3 March 2015|
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Response from Danny_V_G | Reviewed this property |
I'ts go easy, i'ts a fine hostel The red Latern. Clean, nice , good location clos to the metro. see at site djdanny. be
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tiny r
30 September 2014|
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Response from Tristessacat | Reviewed this property |
I would imagine they would do this, just email them and ask. We paid them to pick us up at the airport at about 8-9pm I think, I can't remember how much but it was a rate for the pick up plus a small fee to pay for the... More
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"They have two different buildings ... the other one is charming and the other one is new. Not sure which is..."
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"Don't stay with them at all"
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"They have more than one site. You can get accommodation from a single with private bathroom up to a dorm room..."
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"the rooms upstairs are a quieter, the rooms downstairs are closer to the bathroom"
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