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Kunming Cloudland Youth Hostel

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good place to meet people! Clean and confortable; but too few showers and commun parts are quit cold. Chinese and western food are ok. Wifi connexion is not very good. Staff are professional, they can book some ticket for us with fees.

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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We are a couple traveling china and we took 2 dorm beds because the private room was extremly expensive. The hostel locationis OK, with multiple bus lines around it, but the instructions of how to get to it were horrible and we ended up taking a cab. The hostel itself looks good, the facilities are clean and the staff is...

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Nice to location and its near to Cuihu lake and also near to airport shuttle bus stop. Bed is nice and clean. you have big locker . they also have a good coffee restaurant, only food are actually from outside and not nice .

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Really nice hostel in Kunming. It is very clean and has a nice atmosphere. The rooms are fairly spacious, and the communal areas are characterful. Nice ambiance in the bar area. Staff were very helpful with bookings, and most spoke very good English. Lots of information available for you to get to sites and train station etc using public transport....

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Pau, France
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Comparing the one I stayed before in Kunming, I had a better time staying in Cloudland. Personally, cleanliness is always on top of my demand, here I was happy with. I had a alcohol spray for the western style toilet. In the dorm, you have a private locker to keep your personally precious belongings. Generally, the atmosphere was good too....

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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Slightly outside the city center (15 min walk) this hostel offers great atmosphere and a welcome retreat after exploring. The restaurant offers a wide selection of food, there is plenty of common space to hang out, and the dorms are nice. I personally enjoyed the charms of the building, decorated with a lot of amazing photographs.

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Thanke s for your review~We are happy that you can have a nice time in CLOUDLAND. Hope to meet you again!

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

This hostel is great for foreign backpackers. It has all the necessities you need after a looong bus/train ride! Always had hot water and toilets were super clean! Food was terrible though. Apart from breakfast, don't eat anything else here!! The pizza was just disgusting!!! However, the beers were cheap and the staff were friendly enough!

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Thank you for your coming! We are so sorry that your pizza is terrible, tell the staff and let us recook for you. A new staff jioned us in the ktchen recentliy, we apologize for his work. We are pleasure to help you if you ave any questions. Have a nice trip~

Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Rude work stuff here , make people sick. Trying to sell you higher price tickets on everything as well.. Bathroom is dirty... what a shame for a place like this. The drink and food here are not high quality either. Not recommended.

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
Reviewed 22 December 2015

This was probably the most thought-out hostels we stayed at in China. it was beautifully decorated in a local Yunnan / Tibetan style, it had a cool courtyard, an awesome bar/cafe area, and the location was very convenient. It seems like it was founded by two Australian backpackers so they knew what they were doing. Unfortunately, it seems like the...

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Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed in a 6 bunk dorm which was clean, spacious with comfy beds. The food served here was good value for money, and the common area comfortable and clean. The toilets & showers again were clean, although sometimed the hot water was a bit hit and miss! 2 areas of improvememt - it was quite a cold hostel, both...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Top choice in Kunming! Free WIFI and VPN for FACEBOOK/TWITTER/GMAIL/GOOGLE.A 5-minute walk from the bar street and shopping centre in downtown Kunming.Cloudland International Youth Hostel offers simple yet comfortable accommodation.Guests can use the internet at the lobby for free, spend some quiet reading time in the library, or rent a bicycle to explore the lively city. Cloudland Youth Hostel is a 20-minute walk from Daguan Park and a 15-minute drive from Cuihu Park. The famous Dianchi Lake and Yunnan Nationalities Museum are a 20-minute drive away. Kunming Changshui Airport is 25 km away. The charming hostel offers billiards and table tennis facilities, as well as a tour desk which can help guests organise sightseeing trips. It also has a sun terrace and a 24-hour front desk offering luggage storage for guests' convenience. All clean and cosy rooms are fitted with wooden flooring and a writing desk. Guests get to choose between staying in lively shared rooms, or in a quite private room. Shower facilities are included in the shared bathrooms, or in the private bathrooms. Kunming Cloudland Bar serves delicious Chinese and Western dishes. Meals can also be served in the comfort of guests' rooms. Wuhua is a great choice for travellers interested in parks, lakes and scenery. We speak your language!Welcome! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kunming Cloudland Youth Hostel

Address: No.23 Zhuan Tang Lu, Kunming 650032, China
Region: China > Yunnan > Kunming
Price Range: £8 - £19 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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“6 female dorms for a female solo travellers”
 of 5 bubbles kikimilk, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 304 is spacious...the stairs to top bunk are wider with cabinets”
 of 5 bubbles sunshinebaptiste, 13 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Rooms on the second or third floor were fine. No air conditioning. Laundry machine on site.”
 of 5 bubbles yvonnesa2014, 26 Sep 2014 | Read review
“The private rooms here can be found for much cheaper at other places. Unless you're staying in a dorm, stay somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles Erinlikesrice, 29 Apr 2014 | Read review
“The 3rd floor double bedroom next to the rooftop was a nice room”
 of 5 bubbles YYML, 9 Dec 2013 | Read review
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