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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
  • 6 Nov 2016
  • 26 Sep 2016
    “Decent budget option for private room, but not for dorms”
No.15 Changti Street, Guangzhou China See on map
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Reviewed 6 November 2016

An impromptu trip to Guangzhou and therefore I stayed at this hostel for a day which turned out to be a nightmare! Despite the convenient location (close to Shamian island), I won't recommend this hostel due to its hygienic condition. - I stayed at a...More

Date of stay: November 2016
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Nice, fairly quiet location by the river. 50m from the ferry crossing to Shamian Island; about a 10 minutes walk from the Fangcun metro station. Nice common area. Dorms are basic but have lockers. Most staff speak a bit of English and will help you...More

Date of stay: March 2016
1  Thank IWanderAr0und
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I stayed in a shared room but when we checked in the beds hadn't been cleaned so I had to inform the front desk, did it once i had complained but it was a bit of an annoyance. Oveall it's a average place, nothing too...More

Date of stay: April 2016
Thank Milinda S
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed my stay here, the staff can speak English which is really important, it's nice and clean, great social area downstairs with a lounge, bar, pool table and pc's. Looking out the front is a nice view of the pier, river and city behind....More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank Adam M
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Decent budget option while passing through. Streets nearby are very lively with local people barbecuing seafood all night. Ferry is across the street. I stayed at a large family room, which was very spacious and comfortable enough for 1 night. Didn’t notice that the bed...More

Date of stay: June 2016
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Finding an ideal budget friendly hostel in Guangzhou does not have to be difficult. Welcome to RiverSide YHA, a nice option for travellers like you. More Rooms at RiverSide YHA include air conditioning and a safe, allowing you to rest and refresh with ease. In addition, as a valued RiverSide YHA guest, you can enjoy a restaurant that is provided on-site. Getting online is possible, as RiverSide YHA offers free wifi. Also, guests arriving by vehicle have access to free public parking available nearby. For those interested in checking out Canton Tower (8.5 km) while visiting Guangzhou, RiverSide YHA is a short distance away. While in Guangzhou be sure to experience local tempura favorites at I By Inagiku. Looking to explore? Then look no further than Shamian Island (0.8 km), Shangxiajiu Pedestrian Street (1.8 km), and Pearl River Night Cruise (0.1 km), which are some popular Guangzhou attractions – all conveniently located within walking distance of the hostel. RiverSide YHA puts the best of Guangzhou at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable. Less
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China > Guangdong > Guangzhou > Liwan District
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"Avoid dorms and take private room"
26 Sep 2016
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"Family room is pretty large if you don't want a dorm room."
29 Jun 2016
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"perhaps go a little early"
26 Mar 2016
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"Try to get a river front room"
14 Sep 2015
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