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Laoshan Hostel (The Phoenix)

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  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“rooftop bar”(22 reviews)
“people's square”(26 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
Rooftop Terrace
Free Parking
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

The Laoshan (Phoenix) Hostel is very centrally located about a 5- 10 minute walk (one metro stop away) from People's Square. The private rooms are comfortable and have little perks like a kettle and a desk to sit at. As others have commented, the ensuite...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere and staff ! Had a great stay at the Phoenix hostel. I met some great people from all over that made the stay that much better. The bar at the rooftop definetely sets the tone each day. Wifi is spotty. Beds are hard...More

Thank donjulio19
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

1. Most staff members were OK, the bar boy on top floor & housekeeping were friendly, but one of the Front Desk member was rude despite minutes ago I witnessed a super friendly conversation being held with a white guest (sorry I that I am...More

Thank TyngPC
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

This place is ok. Stayed here through the dragon trip and we were all split up into different rooms which was a bit annoying. Dormitories are clean with good showers and AC and even though the beds are large, the mattresses are quite thin. Wifi...More

1  Thank Pete2591
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The room and the location was fine. The reason i would never stay there again was because they had a pet rabbit in a cage up in the bar who was majorly stressed. You could see the rabbit knawing at the cage and in obvious...More

3  Thank anthonyjamespriest
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Traveller (69)
Room & Suite (74)
Dining (54)
Hotel & Grounds (86)
Bathroom (8)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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US$14 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$14 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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People’s Square
People’s Square brings with it all the excitement you
would expect from the town square of one of the
biggest cities in the world. The area around People’s
Square and People’s Park is always a abuzz with
activity. Oceans of local and foreign tourists flow
in and out of the area every day to see grand museums,
go shopping and eat at some of Shanghai’s most storied
food centers. Shanghai residents, meanwhile, live and
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