Dorm Bed: $6.61
No.2 Shunchengxixiang Nanmen Li ,
Shuyuan International Party Hostel is perfectly located in the heart of the flourishing cultural and shopping district. The location is definitely the best in Xi'an, as it's so central and easy to find everything; you truly are in the heart of Xi'an culture.. This hostel features free weekly BBQs and dumpling parties as well as Western food in their bar and restaurant. The hostel itself is a rare, preserved traditional Chinese courtyard house, an original and not a recently rebuilt imitation building. They have several outdoor and indoor seating areas with a very relaxing atmosphere, including a chill-out garden plus a popular cafe, free Wi-Fi, very friendly staff, a great atmosphere and lots of travelers. All of the staff speaks English and will do their best to make your stay in Xi'an as comfortable and accommodating as possible. They also offer tours and guides to Xi'an's most famous sites. If it is off the beaten track you are looking for, they have plenty of tips for you there too. Every Friday night they hold a free dumpling-making party, a perfect opportunity to get to know new friends and Xi'an's culinary traditions. Mixing Western and Chinese style, it's a candlelit affair with music and plenty of fun. They also have one of Xi'an's most popular bars in-house. Park Qin bar is a place where locals and travelers mix, laugh, and enjoy the evenings. They provide many free services, including free train station pick-up at certain times, a library of English books and guidebooks, luggage storage, domestic and international plane ticket booking, travel info, hot showers, local area maps, a DVD room with a wide selection of subtitled movies, and free billiards, dart board, guitar and table tennis. They also feature laundry facilities, a bike-hire service, airport pick-up and transfer, live sports matches and news, international IP calling cards and an onward booking service for other popular hostels throughout China. Free city maps, Wi-Fi, and linen are included and towels are available for hire.