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Rock & Wood International Youth Hostel

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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“common room”(12 reviews)
“zhongshan park”(12 reviews)
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All reviewscommon roomgreat common areazhongshan parkno elevatorclose to metro stationhot waterstayed here for nightsthird floorten minute walkwifi connectiontaxis are cheapmaglev traincentral shanghaienglish speaking staffrooms are nicepudong airportensuite
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rock&Wood is a decent hostel, but is in a terrible location. By public transport it takes around 30-40 minutes to get into the heart of Shanghai. The street the hostel is on isn’t well lit and is a bit dodgy at night. Our twin ensuite...More

Thank kchan95
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

As hostels go this is a good example. The building is clean and modern (has a very nice garden area). The hostel is about a 10 minute was from the metro station and about 20-30 minute walk to a large shopping mall. Staff are helpful...More

Thank Louis M
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

I was in Shanghai for two nights and this hostel worked as the perfect base for exploring the city. It's really easy to get to from the airport, and is about a ten minute walk from a shopping center and train station. Some reviews mentioned...More

Thank 1AussieAbroad
Reviewed 24 November 2017

We stayed in one of the deluxe rooms that front the "backyard" courtyard during a 24-hour layover in Shanghai. Though it isn't a central location by any means, the surrounding area offers a good sense of life on the city. The walk to the Yan'nan...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The lobby and outside area of the hostel is truly beautiful - with wooden chairs and numerous couches in the lobby a little buddhist altar at the entrance, and a courtyard with running water, rocks, and bamboo plants, this place has a calming effect. Soft...More

Thank Clairidella
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US$ 13 - US$ 40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 13 - US$ 40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (134)
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Nearby
Zhongshan Park
The residential and commercial areas around the
beautiful grounds of Zhongshan Park have never been
considered particularly fashionable by a majority of
Shanghai’s foreign residents, but plenty of expats do
choose to live here. The park itself is a huge draw,
providing a pocket of serenity in the middle of the
metropolis. The area has its share of trendy shops
with wares that can’t be found elsewhere, delicious
...More
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Philippa P
20 May 2017|
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Response from 429helenc | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do provide towels. We had a twin room with its own bathroom and towels were replaced everyday.
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Irene E
2 July 2015|
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上海, 长宁区, 昭化路615弄278号 上海老木国际青年旅社
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Irene E
2 July 2015|
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Response from Nico_F_85 | Reviewed this property |
I followed the direction provided by the hostel on Hostelworld and found it pretty easy to find.
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"four-bed shared bedrooms cost the same price as 6 bed dorms"
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"Desired third floor for showers."
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"Ensuite rooms are good."
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"We like quiet so a basic double suited us as it was an internal room. Slightly more money would get you a..."
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