City Central International Hostel
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FREE wi-fi internet
Searching for a great place to stay in Shanghai? Look no further than Shanghai City Central Youth Hostel!
Although our hostel is a little far from the historical centre of Shanghai, just under 7km. away from Peoples Square, we are conveniently located right next to the Caoyang Road metro station, which provides excellent access to navigate the city very easily. The subway is open from 5:35am until 22:43pm, so if late at night you will have to take a taxi to return (around 3 euros). Our guests have commented, The location of this hostel is not the best, but once you initially find it the journey to and from gets easier!
7 Internet pc terminals
wi-fi in lobby & restaurant
breakfast (in our restaurant & bar from 7:30am to 9:30am)
Shanghai city map & metro map
We have a variety of comfortable, clean rooms including ensuites, doubles, singles, and 4/6 bed dormitories with air conditioning in each of the 150 rooms.
We have excellent facilities and our services are of a high standard. Within a very short period we have become widely regarded as one of the best hostels and have gained an excellent reputation with our guests from all over the world.
Near the hostel, there is a 24-hour supermarket,bar, coffee lounge, ATM, IC/IP phones. There is also a local KFC, McDonalds, Carrefour, banks and a post office.
What to see and do:
We are sure that you will find that our rooms size and standard is more than ample for the price. Enter via the large, clean lobby and playing inviting music, and note that our bar / dining rooms are well presented. Although we are not located in a tourist area, the is metro so close and cheap, thus you can avoid the tourist traps and crowds.
Daily tours arranged by our hostel:
1. One-day Zhouzhuang Water Village Tour, 200RMB /pp
2. One-day Wuzheng Water Village Tour, 220RMB//pp
3. One-day Shanghai City Tour, 200RMB
4. One-day Hangzhou West Lake Tour, 290RMB/pp
5. One-day Suzhou Garden Tour, 240RMB/pp
12. Three-days Yangste Three Gorges Cruise, First Class 942RMB/pp, Second Class 584/pp.
Booking train / flight tickets
Acrobatics Show, Tickets Price: 100RMB, 150RMB, 200RMB, 280RMB depends on seating location.
Hope to see you soon!!!
Secluded from the busy traffic artery of Wuning Lu, Shanghai City Central Youth Hostel is quietly located in the best part of the largest residential area in the city and within easy access of all transportation terminals. Buses and subway trains are a stones throw from the hostel, making transportation quick and convenient..
We have excellent facilities and our services are of a very high standard. Within a very short period we have become widely regarded as one of the best hostels and gained an excellent reputation with its guests from all over the world.
We have a variety of comfortable, clean rooms including ensuites, doubles, singles, and 4/8 bed dormitories with central air conditioning and individual controls in each of the 150 rooms. Our spacious cafe bar has a pool table, play-station, jukebox/karaoke, and an extensive food and drinks menu. Near the hostel, there is a 24-hour supermarket, breakfast bar, coffee lounge, ATM, plus IC/IP phones. There is also a KFC, McDonalds, Bi Feng Tang restaurant, bank and a post office - all nearby.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- 24 hour security
- Air Conditioning
- Airport transfers
- Book exchange
- Breakfast not included
- Cable TV
- Card phones
- Child Friendly
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Fax Service
- Free Internet Access
- Free Wifi
- Games Room
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Key Card Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Mini Supermarket
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Pool Table
- Postal Service
- Reading Light
- Safety Deposit Box
- Taxes included
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Washing Machine
- Wheelchair Accessible
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.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Free WiFi internet.
We can not guarantee that all of you can stay together if you choose to stay in a mixed dorm, if you wanna stay together, please choose the private rooms,thank you.
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Address: No.300 , Wu Ning Road, Putuo district, Shanghai, China 200063
Address in Chinese: 上海市 普陀区 武宁路 300 弄 (武宁小城内)万里路酒店
ATTENTION: If you take the metro, we are close to Caoyang Road Station on Line 3 and Line 4, after you get off the metro, please go out through EXIT 6 or EXIT 7, turn right and walk down along the small street besides the station to the Wuning Road intersection. Cross Wuning Road, turn right, and after 20 meters you will see No 300 and a sign with our name. Walk inside and you will see our hostel.
1. PUDONG AIRPORT:
Take Metro Line 2 from the airport and interchange at Zhongshan Park Station to Line3 or Line4 and get off at Caoyang Road (Shanghai Railway Station direction). Then, please proceed as above.
As a cool experience, you can also take the Maglev Train (going up to 430 km/h) from the airport to LongYang Metro Stop. There you can transfer to Line 2 and continue to Zhongshan Park. Then proceed as above. A single ticket is 40 RMB if you have a valid flight ticket for that day.
We also provide bus for a pick-up service from Pudong Airport for 400RMB(1-3persons),500 RMB(4-8persons). Please contact us in advance to book this service.
Since all metro lines stop running between 10:00 and 11.30pm, you will need to book our pick-up service or take a taxi at night time.
2. HONGQIAO AIRPORT:
The easiest way is to take Metro Line 2 to Zhongshan Park, where you can transfer to either Line 3 or 4 (in the direction of Jinshajiang Road Station) to Caoyang Road. Then, please proceed as above. If you take a taxi should be around 40-50 RMB.
3. SHANGHAI HONGQIAO TRAIN STATION
You can take the Metro Line 2 to Zhongshan Park Station, then change to Line 3 or Line 4 and get off at Caoyang Station,, Then, please proceed as above. If you take a taxi directly, it will cost you around 50RMB.
4．SHANGHAI RAILWAY STATION:
When you exit Shanghai railway station (from the South-east exit), please take Metro Line 3 or 4 (in the direction of Zhongshan Park) to Caoyang Road. please proceed as the ATTENTION above.
Notice: the subway is available from 6:30am to 10:30pm. If you want to take a taxi from Shanghai Railway Station, you should catch the taxi from the underground taxi station, costing 18RMB to our hostel. Please ensure that you take a registered taxi and that the driver turns the meter on for your journey.
5. SHANGHAI SOUTH RAILWAY STATION:
When you exit the railway station, take Metro Line 3 (in the direction of Shanghai Railway Station) to Caoyang Road. Then, please proceed as above.
Notice: the subway is available from 6:30am to 10:30pm. If you want to take a taxi from Shanghai South Railway Station, you should catch the taxi from the underground taxi station, costing 45RMB to our hostel. Please ensure that you take a registered taxi and that the driver turns the meter on for your journey.
1) The Bund & Nanjing Donglu less than 4km
2) Yuyuan Bazaa/Garden about 5 km
3) French Concession about 3 km
4) Xintiandi Bar Street about 4 km
5) Shanghai Pearl TV Tower 5km
6) Jade Buddha Temple 2.5 km