Kunming Cloudland International Youth Hostel

23 Zhuan Tang Lu, Kunming, China, Distance from city centre: 2.7km

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Rating: 74%from 5 reviews

  • 84%Atmosphere
  • 72%Staff
  • 72%Security
  • 76%Cleanliness
  • 72%Location
  • 76%Value for money
  • 72%Facilities
Run by some friendly inveterate backpackers, Cloudland is a solid place . The staff smilesand hustles and the rooms are bright and comfy (and everything is well kept). Wi-fi equipped.To get here from the Train Station,take city bus 64 and get off at the Yunnan Daily News stop (云南日报社
'our pick' by LONELYPLANET(2009)

'This hostel is absolutely charming, with staff that makes a tremendous effort for guests, Dorms are bright, spotless and modern' Recommend by LONELY PLANET(2007)

NOTE:
Dear Guessts: The '8 Bed Mixed Dorm ' is member price already (30 Yuan). So if you are member of YHA already. There is no more dicount when you check-in.And if you are a non-member that a small additional fee (surcharge) must be paid on arrival at the property. Thank you !

We only have 8 beds at specail rate for 30 RMB per day and only can get it on the internet .And schedule up to 5nights at most , so Booking now and good luck to you!

Note:
1.We only accept cash at the moment.
2.Dear guests
If you have membership of YHA , booking through Hostel World , a discount you can get it when you chick in at reception ,please show it to reception .

Attention:
***Please make sure your passport and Chinese visa have not passed its expiry date.In particular, the Chinese customer can only allowed to use domestic id card check in.
***Kinder reminder,there is No air conditioning in any room.Sorry for any inconvenience.
***Kinder reminder : During busy times of the year we can get very full, and groups who book into dorm rooms may have to be separated . Sorry for any inconvenience.

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Adaptors
  • Bar
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast not included
  • Cable TV
  • Café
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • Mini Supermarket
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pool Table
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing Machine

Cancellation Policy

This 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.

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*** Notice: From Dec. 8th, 2013 to Jan. 9th,2014, we will be closed for renovations. ***

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How to come to your hostel

* Airport (25KM, 120 RMB through taxi)

By Bus:
You can take airport Bus #1 (空港一号线)to the last stop: West INN (西驿酒店,小西门原南疆宾馆).Its 25 yuan per person and about 45 minutes drive . From here you have a couple of options.
Option 1: You can take a taxi from the bus stop. it should be no more than 15-20 RMB. This is the address #23 Zhuan Tang Lu (篆塘路23号,大脚氏国际青年旅舍,五华区卫生防疫站隔壁)
Option 2: You can walk south until you get to the very big bridge walkway intersection. There will be people walking over and under it. If you are on the right side of the road when walking to it, stay on that side and turn right when you get to the big bridge area. Walk until you get to XiChangLu (西昌路)it is a big street and there should be signs of both ways I wrote it. Cross the street and turn left. You will walk on this street for a little bit more than 5 minutes. You will see a garden to your right hand side. Walk on the street just before the garden and you should see it within a minute or two, and you will be here!

By Subway :Take subway line 6 to The New East Bus Station(新东部客运站) , then change to public bus NO.22 and get off at Zhuan Tang(篆塘)stop.Opposite the bus stop (which is you got off) you will see a small road call ZhuanTang Lu. Just walk in about 50m .You will see a yellow house. This is CLOUDLAND YHA.
The Address in Chinese is:篆塘路23号,大脚氏国际青年旅舍,五华区卫生防疫站隔壁.
The subway is cost 5 yuan per person and public bus NO.22 is 2 yuan per person.

If you are tired already from your trip and don't want to bother with the bus or directions, you can also take a taxi from the airport, but it will probably cost about 120 RMB.
If you take a taxi, you can show them this address: #23,Zhuan tang lu ( 篆塘路23号,大脚氏国际青年旅舍,五华区卫生防疫站隔壁)

* Train station (4KM, 15RMB through taxi)

No.64 bus
Out of train station ,walk to the first crossing ,turn right.In your left side take bus64 and get off at Yunnan Daily bus stop(云南日报社).It takes about 20 minutes.Then walking back about 20m, you will find a small crossing,Turning left and walking 100m, you will see the elementary school of Xinwen Road and a garden during the way. Going through the garden and looking to left, you will find a yellow building appears in your sight.)

* Bus stations:

There are five bus stations in Kunming, and there are threee bus station which are the traveller always use.South Bus Station ( bus to border of Laos , Jinghong , Yuanyang ..)and the West Bus Station(bus to Dli ,Lijiang...) and The East Bus Station (bus to the Vietnam's border-Hekou).

1. The South Station: (20KM, 50RMB through taxi)
No. 185 bus chanage No.127 or 110. Total it takes around 1 hour and a half . (It is the fast way from South Bus Station)

Out off the bus station take No.185 and take off at the Gong Ren Xin CunI(工人新村),then chanage No 127 or 110 in same bus stop ,take 3 stops after then take off at the ZhuanTang bus stop(篆塘).Opposite the bus stop (which is you got off) you will see a small road call ZhuanTang Lu. Just walk in about 50m .You will see a yellow house. This is CLOUDLAND YHA
The Address in Chinese is:篆塘路23号,大脚氏国际青年旅舍,五华区卫生防疫站隔壁.

2. The West Station: (8 KM ,25 yuan through taxi)
No.148 bus. It takes about 40 Min.

Out off the bus station to main road , cross the road walk to the crossing near you , cross it and turn right . You will be see the bus stop in front of you , take No148 and take off at The No.1 Affiliated Hospital of KMC(昆医附一医院), then walk back about 30m ,you will arrive at a small IRON Bridge , cross it and walk along the road about 3 minutes ,you will be see our hostel with Yellow hose and China National Flag . Welcome to our hostel!
The Address in Chinese is:篆塘路23号,大脚氏国际青年旅舍,五华区卫生防疫站隔壁.


3.The East Bus Station (15KM,40RMB by Taxi)
NO.22 bus.It takes about 1Hr.
Catch the bus No.22 out of the Bus Station. Than get off at the ZhuanTang bus stop (篆塘).Opposite the bus stop (which is you got off) you will see a small road call ZhuanTang Lu. Just walk in about 50m .You will see a yellow house. This is CLOUDLAND YHA.
The Address in Chinese is:篆塘路23号,大脚氏国际青年旅舍,五华区卫生防疫站隔壁.

PS.The buses of Kunming are all without conductors so that you`d better have 1yuan coins. You can only get on the bus at the front door and get off at the back door

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Located at the city center, with extended transportation network connecting to all attractions, airport, train stations and bus terminals, Cloudland is one of the secret treasures of the city.

Operated by three experienced travelers who have proficient knowledge of YunNan, Tibet and other parts of China, Cloudland provides everything you need on your trip, especially valuable suggestions for your trip arrangement.

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