City Guesthouse

Address: 7/F D3 Chungking Mansions, Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the 1 area of Hong Kong, is near Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade, Hong Kong Museum of History, Hong Kong Science Museum, and Hong Kong Museum of Art.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsCity Guesthouse Hong Kong

    Reviewed by wernerglanzer

    just crazy

    Reviewed May 1, 2012
    by (3 reviews) Kremsbrücke , Austria Flag of Austria

    some words to the hostel: nice, clean, cheap,
    some words to the building: crazy, huge, crowed

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by suzanne-pascal

    Hostel Is Okay, Chungking Mansions Building Is Terrible

    Reviewed Aug 29, 2011
    by (24 reviews) Utrecht , Netherlands Flag of Netherlands

    The City Guesthouse is an okay hostel. Rooms are small (around 5m2) yet we knew this beforehand. The price for a deluxe room is quite decent for the location and considering that Hong Kong is an expensive city to stay. Room had airco, and was generally clean but didn't have any windows.

    The hostel is located within Chungking Mansion, which is an inhospitable run-down building in which you do not want to stay. Before you get to the elevator for the hostel you need do walk past a kind of bazaar with lots of run-down shops and people. Elevators are slow (long waiting time) and mostly very crowded. Next to this, the building didn't have any good escape routes, and with all the unfinished electrical wiring it seems that such a route might very well come in handy. Last day we walked past the "mansions" and witnessed a firetruck stopping in front of the building and a team of fireman entering the building; adding to our worries.

    Would not visit again or recommend.

    Onze Postzegel
    Hong Kong, China
    Electricien of pyromaan?
    Hong Kong, China

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    TripAdvisor Reviews City Guesthouse Hong Kong

    3.00 of 5 stars Good

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