Wuhan Youth Hostels: Where Culture Meets Affordable Accommodation

Wuhan Youth Hostels: Where Culture Meets Affordable Accommodation

Most backpackers in Wuhan will choose one of two hostels: Wuhan Pathfinder Youth Hostel and Yangtze River International Youth Hotel. They choose these not just because they’re affordable and comfortable, but also because of the unique culture that’s found within their walls.

Pathfinder Youth Hostel武汉探路者国际青年旅舍 View In Map
Pathfinder is the first youth hostel in Hubei. Located close to the Hubei Institute of Fine Art and Hubei Museum of Art, this hostel is a favourite among people with an appreciation for the arts. Situated within a 1950’s Soviet red brick building, its walls are wonderfully decorated with a myriad of colours painted on by past guests; in general, the entire building emits a sense of artiness.

28 guest rooms with a total of 120 beds are provided at this hostel and most rooms have their own private bathrooms, shower facilities and 24-hour hot water. The hostel also has a restaurant that prepare a variety of combo meals and Western food at various prices. Of course, what hostel would be complete without a bar? Besides its social bar and café, guests can also enjoy a book exchange area, broadband internet access, a DVD room, a courtyard and garden area etc.

The hostel itself is conveniently located in terms of public transport and other services provided by the hostel includes free travel info, a self catering kitchen and dining room, free bicycle rental, free badminton etc.

Price list:

 


Room type

Facilities

Non-members

Members

6 bed dorm

Wooden bunk beds

40 RMB/bed

35 RMB/bed

4 bed dorm

Wooden bunks, no bathroom

50 RMB/bed

45 RMB/bed

Single room

Private bathroom, public shower

80 RMB/room

70 RMB/room

Double room

Private bathroom

138 RMB/room

128 RMB/room

Twin room

Private bathroom

158 RMB/room

138 RMB/room

 

Add: 368 Zhongshan Lu, Wuchang District, Wuhan
地址:武汉市武昌区中山路368号(湖北美术馆内)
Tel: 027 8884 4092; 027 8885 1263
Website: http://www.wuhanhostel.com/en/
Getting there: take bus no. 15, 34, 43, 64, 511, 543, 573, 576, 584, 586, 606, 717, 729, 777 or 811 to Pangxiejia stop (螃蟹甲).


 

Yangtze River International Youth Hotel 扬子江国际青年旅舍(武汉江汉路店)View In Map
Located on the bustling banks of the Hanjiang River, this hostel embraces ship and marine culture as its theme, and this is event not only from the interior design but from the shell door plates, ship lamps and other random items commonly seen in ships. Even the room names get their inspiration from ships: “Single cabin”, “double cabin”, “first-class cabin” etc. Each room is furbished in a different colour and rooms come with private bathrooms and show rooms as well as free WIFI.

Price list: 


Room type

Facilities

Non-members

Members

Double cabin

Twin and double beds are available. Free broadband

168 RMB

148 RMB

First-class cabin

Twin and double beds are available. Free broadband internet

188 RMB

168 RMB

Single cabin

Free broadband

168 RMB

148 RMB

 Add: 47 Jianghan Lu, Jianghan District, Wuhan (south part of Jianghan Pedestrian Street)
地址:武汉江汉区江汉路47号(江汉路步行街南段)
Tel: 027 8275 7188
Business hours: 00:00-24:00
Getting there: take bus no. 1, 7, 24, 38, 45, 402, 520, 533, 548, 559, 581, 588, 598, 608, 707, 711 or 801 to Jianghan Lu. 

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Keywords: Youth hostels in Wuhan Yangtze River International Youth Hotel Wuhan Wuhan Pathfinder Youth Hostel

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sambaintrade
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Hi every body, I am a foreigners and I am going to visite this hotel, keep in touch I will soon let you know what it is, I have to say that I live in wuhan city for 4 years.

Aug 08, 2011 23:04 Report Abuse