I stayed at this hostel as a last minute measure, having been forced to make an impromptu visit to Changsha. Firstly, the location of the hostel is less than ideal, especially if you are hoping to enjoy some of the nightlife in the centre of the city.
Secondly, I was very disappointed to be told by the staff that there were no lockers to store my belongings. Having travelled in China for almost a month this was the first hostel I encountered which did not offer this most basic of services. Apparently the lockers in the room were only available to those who brought their own padlock. The staff were kind enough to offer me the less-than-practical solution of storing my belongings behind the front desk. This would have resulted in the tedious task of having to ask for my bag every time I wanted to change clothes or retrieve any of my other personal effects at short notice.
As for the room itself, my main gripe was with my fellow travellers not the standard or cleanliness of the sleeping quarters. I entered the room to be confronted by a blast of heat that could only be described as sauna-like. I don't know if it is hotel policy to have the heating turned to full or if this was under the control of the other guests, I suspect the latter. While the bed was about average for Chinese hostels, the temperature (and the musty smell it caused) led to a thoroughly uncomfortable night's sleep. I must add that this was made even more uncomfortable by the gentleman in the opposite bed who was openly displaying his genitalia whilst lying awake in bed. Unfortunately I don't know how to say "can you put your cock away?" in Mandarin.
The toilets and showers are also about average for a Chinese hostel. A sign on the wall indicated that the hostel has a Western toilet but I only encountered squat-toilets (often having not been flushed) in my brief stay.
Having had an overwhelmingly positive experience of hostels in my few weeks of travelling prior to this, I had been looking forward to spending a few days in Changsha. However, after an experience which could be at best be described as underwhelming, at worst unpleasant, I decided to cut short my stay.
My advice: potential guests would be better off finding lodgings near the centre because this place certainly isn't worth travelling the extra distance.
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