Beijing Drum Tower Youth Hostel

51 Jiugulou Dajie, Beijing, China, 100009  show map
 2 stars
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Beijing Drum Tower Youth Hostel

Free Wi-Fi
Parking
Kitchen facilities
Air conditioning
Laundry
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Snack bar

Coffee shop

TV

Leisure/ TV room

Check-in/ Check-out

Express check-in/ -out

VIP check-in/ -out

Overview

The lovely Beijing Drum Tower Youth Hostel offers accommodation in a busy area of Beijing. The hostel is distinguished by a warm atmosphere. The on-site conveniences include a luggage storage, a designated smoking area and a gift shop.

The property is 600 meters away from The Three Rear Lakes , Beijing Shuntian Hall and Back Lakes . Within a 5-minute walk guests can dine in Qingfeng Dumplings and Cafe Sambal.

20 km to Nanyuan airport.

Rooms

This property has 109 guestrooms including Capsule Room, Deluxe Double Room and Twin Room appointed with climate control, a laptop-compatible safe, a separate toilet, direct dial telephone and a writing desk. Many rooms have beds with down pillows and linens. Some hostel rooms offer en suite bathrooms equipped with free toiletries, bath sheets and slippers.

Eat & Drink

At the restaurant, international dishes are served.

Services

Guests can also rent cars and bicycles on site.

Relax

There are free Wi-Fi, vending machines and a TV available in a communal room.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   109.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Luggage storage
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Kettle
  • Bottled water

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

51 Jiugulou Dajie, Beijing, China, 100009

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City Center
  • Beijing
    2.9 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Nan Luo Gu Xiang Station
    1.0 mi
  • Beijing North Station
    2.2 mi
Underground stations
  • Guloudajie Station
    1700 ft
  • Beihai North Statioin
    2000 ft
  • Bus stop
    1700 ft
Restaurants
  • Qingfeng Dumplings (Old Drum) (cuisine: Chinese)
    100 ft
  • Yanji China Day Restaurant (Drum) (cuisine: Korean)
    200 ft
Ski areas
  • Nanshan Ski Village
    2.1 mi
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    109

Rooms and availability

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Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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    Dormitory Room
    Bed type: Beds in shared room
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    • Air conditioning
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      Beijing Drum Tower Youth Hostel photos Exterior Hotel information
      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
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      • Shower
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        How to reach hostel

        hostel Beijing Drum Tower Youth Hostel Beijing location
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        Hostel Address:

        51 Jiugulou Dajie, Beijing, China, 100009

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Beijing
          2.9 mi
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Nan Luo Gu Xiang Station
          1.0 mi
        • Beijing North Station
          2.2 mi
        Underground stations
        • Guloudajie Station
          1700 ft
        • Beihai North Statioin
          2000 ft
        • Bus stop
          1700 ft
        Restaurants
        • Qingfeng Dumplings (Old Drum) (cuisine: Chinese)
          100 ft
        • Yanji China Day Restaurant (Drum) (cuisine: Korean)
          200 ft
        Ski areas
        • Nanshan Ski Village
          2.1 mi
        Hostel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          109

        Beijing Drum Tower Youth Hostel Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • 波楼 Ball House - 1000 ft

        Popular areas

        • Guluodajie - 1700 ft
        • Yandai Xiejie - 2000 ft
        • Houhai Bar Street - 2000 ft
        • Beijing Hutong - 3700 ft
        • Shichahai Area - 4000 ft
        • Nan Luo Gu Xiang - 4000 ft
        • Andingmen - 4300 ft
        • Wudaoying Hutong - 4600 ft

        Places of interest

        • Drum and Bell Towers (GuLou et ZhongLou) - 1000 ft
        • Yinding Bridge - 2000 ft
        • Prince Gong's Mansion - 3300 ft
        • Prince Gong's Mansion - 3700 ft
        • Arrow Tower of Deshengmen - 4300 ft

        Train stations

        • Nan Luo Gu Xiang Station - 5000 ft

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Drum Tower and Bell Tower - 1400 ft

        Museums

        • Confucius Temple and Guozijian Museum - 1.1 mi

        Underground stations

        • Guloudajie Station - 1400 ft
        • Beihai North Statioin - 1700 ft
        • Shichahai Station - 2700 ft
        • Andingmen Station - 4300 ft
        • Nanluoguxiang Station - 4600 ft

        Public parking

        • The Central Academy of Drama - 4300 ft

        Local attractions

        • Qingnianhu Park - 5000 ft
          Andelibei Street, Andingmenwai Main Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing
        • Dongcheng Liuyin Park - 5200 ft
          No.8 Huangsi Main Street, Xicheng District, Beijing
        • Temple of Confucius and Guozijian Museum - 1.1 mi
          No.13 Guozijian Street, Beijing
        • Memorial Hall of Guomoruo - 5100 ft
          No.18 Qianhaixi Street, Xicheng District, Beijing
        • Xicheng Rending Lake Park - 1.1 mi
          No.15 Liupukang Main Street, Ande Road, Xicheng District, Beijing

        Near the hostel

        • Doufuchi Hutong - 1000 ft
          Dongcheng District, Beijing
        • Yinding Bridge - 2200 ft
          Shicha Lake, Xicheng District, Beijing
        • Nanluoguxiang - 3900 ft
          Nanluoguo Xiang, Dongcheng District, Beijing
        • Beijing Puji Temple - 3600 ft
          Xiaoyou Hutong, Xicheng District, Beijing
        • Guanghua Si - 1700 ft
          Ya'er Hutong, Beijing
        • Back Lakes - 3300 ft
          Shicha Lake Scenic Resort, Xicheng District, Beijing
        • Beijing King Wenchang's Ancestral House - 3600 ft
          No.21 Mao'er Hutong, Dongcheng District, Beijing

        Restaurants nearby

        • Qingfeng Dumplings (Old Drum) - 100 ft

          Address: Old GuLou Main Street

          73% likes this, based on 10 reviews
          Cuisine: Chinese

        • Courtyard Of Lijiang Soft Time (Drum) - 300 ft

          Address: Jiu GuLou Main Street, Guo Wang HuTong 18
          Phone: 010-84048836

          86% likes this, based on 18 reviews
          Cuisine: Yunnan

        • Travel To Different Cloud - 500 ft

          Address: Jiu GuLou Main Street A 128
          Phone: 010-84035465,18610298488

          75% likes this, based on 25 reviews
          Cuisine: Yunnan

        • Yanji China Day Restaurant (Drum) - 200 ft

          Address: Jiu GuLou Main Street 80
          Phone: 010-64056001

          50% likes this, based on 21 reviews
          Cuisine: Korean

        • Cafe Sambal - 400 ft

          Address: DouFuChi Hutong, JiuGulou DaJie
          Phone: 010-64004875

          73% likes this, based on 50 reviews
          Cuisine: Asian
          Price Range: USD 7 - USD 22

        Hostel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          109
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        Beijing Drum Tower Youth Hostel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Beijing Drum Tower Youth Hostel

        Average guest rating

        6.6out of 10
        Good
        Based on 32 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Couple
          8.2

          Close to Subway, 5 mins walk to Gulou station. Restaurant and bars around. Nearby to Drum Bell Tower, Houhai and Nanluoguxiang.

          They should provide some amenities such as towel, bath soap/shampoo for the one who stay in the private rooms.

        • Single
          5.8

          Is very close to the metro Guloudazhie (line 2). Bell Tower station does not exist in Beijing. Because of this from airport-express train had to take a taxi. (And there is only 3 metro station). Prior to the Forbidden City - about 30 minutes walk. In the next building - McDonalds. So cheap you can have breakfast. Rooms are clean. At the lobby living cute animals - a cat, and 3 dogs

          In the hostel does not have a tour desk. More than once we has been accessed to the staff for help. And book tickets and tour to the Great Wall. Each time They told us that we were looking out ourselves on the Internet. People have a great job - watching movies and walking their dogs. The room is not warming in winter night. And during the day staff opens the window wide. So we came in a frozen room. Wi-fi only in the area the reception. There's always a lot of people, so you are lucky if you find a place.

        • Single
          8.8

          Beijing Drum Tower Youth Hostel - very friendly staff and always helpful in solving any problems. Good rooms are clean and comfortable. Good location of the hostel. Walk 10 minutes to the metro station and 10-15 minutes to drive to Tiananmen Square. Near the hostel there are many souvenir shops and various cafes and restaurants as well as a large fruit market.

        • Single
          7.8

          The location is wonderful just in the outskirts of the Houhai area. The price is reasonable and the facilities provided is up to standard. This time I lived in a double room and the standard and cleanliness was better than in the shared dormitories.

        • Single
          8.2

          Nice staff, willing to help. Location was great. And good price

          The internet kicked me out every 5 min

        • Couple
          6.2

          central location

          room was not really clean when we arrived there was a hugh spot on the pillow slip and on the blanket, after we complained at the reception they changed the pillow slip but did not change the blanket.For few days it is OK, but not for more then 2-3. The hostel we stayed before was the same good located, but much cleaner for the same price.

        • Single
          5.0

          The shared bathrooms were very dirty and smelly. The staff was not really helpful and slightly rude.

        • Single
          9.2

          The environment..

          My room and the bathroom were not so clean... but I know it is a backpacker.

        • Couple
          5.4

          First of all,the location of this hotel is excellent!only 5 minuts walk to metro station! secondly,these are so many fab restaurants around this hotel. Lastly,the pub nearby the hotel is good. Anyway,it's worth for young people who wanna to travel in Beijing,but families and couples are not suitable.

          Wifi is extremely terrible, plz forget the internet when u choose this hotel! The heater does not work very well, very very very very cold in the midnight. Room 201 Room is too small, and everyday around 6:00 I will be waked up by SOMEBODY's loudly speak! The windows cannot be opened, the bath room makes the whole room very wet.

        • Single
          7.8

          Nice English speaking staff which provided tourist info, tips and some organized trips A small lobby where guests can sit and socialize. Location wasn't bad

          The WiFi was awefully slow, overloaded and had lots of disconnections (altought it's a known issue in whole china). The room I've got was dark and poor, the matrass was terrible and I could feel the springs stick in my back, there was no option to open the window and the smell wasn't very fresh.

        • Single
          5.0

          Perfect helpfull staff. Good location.

          The dormitory for 8 people it isnt clean! The room smells. If you have a small budget ok. But if you can pay more go to another place. The toilets and the shower you can use it but the clean it isnt good.

        How to reach hostel

        hostel Beijing Drum Tower Youth Hostel Beijing location
        Show big map »

        Hostel Address:

        51 Jiugulou Dajie, Beijing, China, 100009

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Beijing
          2.9 mi
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Nan Luo Gu Xiang Station
          1.0 mi
        • Beijing North Station
          2.2 mi
        Underground stations
        • Guloudajie Station
          1700 ft
        • Beihai North Statioin
          2000 ft
        • Bus stop
          1700 ft
        Restaurants
        • Qingfeng Dumplings (Old Drum) (cuisine: Chinese)
          100 ft
        • Yanji China Day Restaurant (Drum) (cuisine: Korean)
          200 ft
        Ski areas
        • Nanshan Ski Village
          2.1 mi
        Hostel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          109