Lanzhou Huar Youth Hostel

Zone D, Lanzhou Creative Industry Park, no 704, Duan Jia Tan Road, Lanzhou, Gansu, Lanzhou, China, Distance from city centre: 4.1km

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Rating: 63%from 3 reviews

  • 66%Atmosphere
  • 66%Staff
  • 66%Security
  • 60%Cleanliness
  • 80%Location
  • 60%Value for money
  • 46%Facilities
Huar &Lanzhou - Open up your Gate to Western China
Huar is the first youth hostel established in the centre of Lanzhou, an ancient city on the Silk Road. Given its special location, Lanzhou has convenient railway communications that connects you to the most famous places in western China like Dunhuang, Xinjiang and mysterious Tibet.

Huar's Features - a LOFT Hostel with Modern Theatre and Library
Situated in Lanzhou Creative Industry Park, Huar is a stylish LOFT hostel surrounded by artists and designers. We have regenerated the industrial buildings of the 70s with a theatrical style of coloring and created a perfect common area with high ceiling for sunbathing and day dreaming. A collection of 10,000 books and films concerning Arts, theatre and modern culture is being established. All you have to do is to get a cup of fresh coffee and enjoy your day in slow motion.

Huar has a double life. It's not only a hostel but also a theatre. On stage we narrate stories inspired from real life. Down stage we are living in your own version of "On the Road". The two lives intercross, sharing the same dream that motivates us.

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • ATM
  • Bar
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Cable TV
  • Café
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Accessible

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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How to find us
1. From Train Station or Main Bus station (city centre):
a) By Bus: take bus no. 110; get off at Duan Jia Tan station (段家滩路) and then walk 500m heading west. Creative Industry Park should be on your right-hand side
b) By Taxi: around 20 mins for RMB 10

2. From South Bus Station:
a) By Bus: take bus no. 111 to Xi Guan shi zi (西关什字) ,change to bus no. 143 or no.138 and get off at Chuang yi wen hua chan ye yuan (创意文化产业园). Creative Industry Park is on the opposite side of the road.
b) By Taxi: around 40 mins for RMB 30

3. From Lanzhou Airport:
a) By Bus: take Airport Express to terminal station Fei Tian Hotel (飞天酒店) , walk to PanXuan lu Xi Kou(盘旋路西口)and get off at Chuang yi wen hua chan ye yuan (创意文化产业园).
b) By Taxi: take Airport Express to terminal station Fei Tian Hotel (飞天酒店) , and then take taxi.around 15 mins for RMB 15

4. From East station:
a) By Bus: take bus no. 124 to Dong Hu Xiao Qu (东湖小区) ,change to bus no. 22 and get off at Chuang yi wen hua chan ye yuan (创意文化产业园). Creative Industry Park is on the opposite side of the road.
b) By Taxi: around 15 mins for RMB 10

Located Near

Huar is very close to all major attractions in Lanzhou. During the day you can visit the White Pagoda Temple which provides vantage point to watch the sunrise and view the winding course of Yellow River. At the foot of White Pagoda Hill, you can see that the first iron bridge (Zhong Shan Qiao) built on Yellow River stands still as it did 100 years ago. You can also visit Gansu Museum which presents how Silk Road took place in the development of the great civilization of China.

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