Hello Chengdu International Youth Hostel
FIVE BIG REASONS TO CHOOSE SIM'S COZY GARDEN HOSTEL
Chengdu is a place that you have plenty of choice of good hostels. So we do not mention about basic conditions such as "friendly staff, cheap bed, wifi internet available etc" anymore. Here we listed up the five outstanding characters about our hostel.
---Who is the owners---
Sim and Maki (he's Singaporean and she's Japanese) are experienced travellers (they are great resourses for travel in Sichuan and Tibet) and welcoming hosts who take pride in getting all details right (---a sentence picked up from Lonely Planet---). Staff are honest, well trained and competent, Sim and Maki are themselves available most of the day.
As you can see the traveller's reccomendation on some travel website, such as Lonely Planet Thorntree Forum, Trip Adviser and traveller's blogs, we are the most informative and experienced among many agencies. It is why we have set up a Tibet travel counter according to the demands and we have staff who is specialized for Tibet tour arrangement.
---"All in one" facility - We have maturity facilities which makes you difficult to leave---
-Many different room types to meet your needs
-Restaurant provide both western and asian food, good quality and reasonably priced
-Bar provide various alcohole with cool music, laidback atmosphere and staff are always willing to chat with you
-Learge seating area includes outside terrace and indoor sofa
-DVD room and hundreds of DVDs to bollow
-Foreign Language Library which you can find books to swap
-Game area including pool table and pingpong table
-Two big quite gardens which brings peaceful and relaxed atmosphere, and it is hard to find in city center.
-Travel desk which provide efficient travel information, arrange tours/ transport (Panda, Opera etc…), and booking tickets
---Trip to Jiuzhaigou---
We have a branch guesthouse right outside of Jiuzhaigou national park and our team will make your tirp to Jiuzhaigou much easier. We provide information and arrange the transport.
---Biggest capacity among all Chengdu hostels---
As we can hold more than 200 people and we are always busy with many travellers from all over the world. It is a good place to meet fellow travellers and easy to get more information for travelling around in the area, and also helps finding travel partner to share the cost for Tibet tour.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- 24 hour security
- Air Conditioning
- Airport transfers
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Book exchange
- Breakfast not included
- Cable TV
- Ceiling fan
- Common Room
- Currency exchange
- Fax Service
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free Wifi
- Games Room
- Hair Dryers
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Jobs Board
- Key Card Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Meals Available
- Meeting Room
- Mini Supermarket
- Outdoor Terrace
- Pool Table
- Postal Service
- Reading Light
- Safety Deposit Box
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
--From North Railway StationOption 1:Bus No. 34(2RMB each)Please walk straight till you get to the first small road when you walk out the train station. Turn right walking about 150m, then you will see the city bus station on your right side.Take No. 34, get off at YiHuanLu BeiSiDuan (一环路北四段 ) Bus Stop (4th stop). When you get off, please looking for a cross road which is 20 meters way back and you�ll find a petrol station on the opposite side of the street. We are on the same side with the patrol station along the first ring road. Please cross the street to petrol station side and walk ahead to west direction for about 150m, you will find us (huge Chinese style wooden gate and lantern) .
Option 2:Email or call us for the pick-up service (please arrange this at least one day before, if you email,we will reply to confirm):The service charge is 20RMB for a mini van.
--From Chengdu Dong Train Station (The East Train Station)
Option 1:Take the city bus No.2 (2RMB) and get off at Liang jia Xiang(梁家巷）around a 30 minute journey, at this stop look out for the petrol station on the opposite side of the street . Sim's is about 200 meters from this petrol station (on the same side) to the west (Both on Yihuanlu (一环路) ) Please call us if you cannot find us ! Tel:028-83355322
Option 2: Taxi:The cost is around 35RMB(Around 30mins). You can ask the taxi driver to call us for the direction's. Just in case we advise you not to agree on a price before you leave, always ask to have the meter used and get a receipt (if you were to leave something in the taxi, the receipt would be your verification)
Option 3:Email or call us for the pick-up service (please arrange this at least one day before, if you email,we will reply to confirm):The service charge is 40RMB for a mini van.
--Form Xin nan Men bus station（the tourism bus center) Take bus No.28 and get off at First Ring Rd. North, 4th section ( 一环路北四段 ), and walk ahead (to west direction) for about 20m and you will find us (huge Chinese style wooden gate and lantern) on your right hand side.
--From Shuang liu international airport
Option 1:Airport shuttle bus no 303 to city center and take a city bus or take a taxi
When you come out of the airport building, the Airport Bus 303 is right in front of you. Take this bus to city center, and get off at the last bus stop which is on Renmin South Road 2nd Section = RenMinNanLu ErDuan. You will see a Minshan Hotel there (4 star hotel high building) and there is a bus stop in front of the hotel.
Please take Bus No.99 there and get off the bus at LiangJiaXiang (梁家巷) bus stop which comes right after a big junction. When you get off, walk back a little to the big junction (to south direction) and turn left (to west direction). There is a Pearl International Hotel at this corner (on your left side). Then after walking about 1km, you will find us (huge Chinese style wooden gate and lantern) on your left hand side.
Or you can also take a taxi from city center and and it cost about Y12 to our hostel.
Option 2:If you are planning to take a taxi from the airport, we can also arrange a car to pick you up. This will make it easier for you to find our hostel, and you also don't have to worry about being cheated.
The plaza with/KFC,Pizza hut,Carrefour supermarket,watsons,Ajisen noodle restaurant,Outdoor stores
The Local restaurant street, there is one recommend by BBC discovery;
The bigest wholesale market in south of china