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Red Lantern House

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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“main building”(26 reviews)
“nice courtyard”(6 reviews)
“typical beijing”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 16 April 2010

We usually stay in 5 star hotels when we go on holidays for the extra comfort but as we were travelling with friends this time we said we would go for the real Chinese experience at the red lantern hostel even though a top end...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2010

My wife and I stayed at the East House at the Red Lantern for over a week and we could not have been happier. It is owned by three brothers and you can feel the family atmosphere. First off, the place is clean - very...More

Thank Afrocup
Reviewed 7 April 2010

The Red Lantern Hostel is divided over three locations. We stayed in the East Wing which is just a few minutes walk from the main building. The building had plenty of character and had its own restaurant which served good food with large Tsingtao beers...More

Thank Amani10
Reviewed 24 March 2010

I have stayed in many places in Beijing over the years and this one is the best value for money I have found so far. It is not luxurious nor boutique, but it is clean, relaxed and cheap for the capital. You can get fresh...More

Thank bikeasia
Reviewed 1 November 2009

This is really an unusually charming place for an hostel. Basic but well decorated rooms are all situated around the inner courtyard. Even if the volume is kept to a minimum at night it could be too much if you have a "light" sleep. Great...More

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US$ 19 - US$ 53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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 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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"Go for one of the courtyard rooms as the courtyards are quiet and relaxing"
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"See if you can request a recently renovated room"
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