A social hostel, good for backpackers and couples
Dorm Bed: $7.74
No.142 Dashiba Street Fu Zi Miao ,
Close to the banks of one of the rivers and in one of the historic districts, the Sunflower Hostel is surrounded by restaurants, shops, and activities. The building itself is great, making for a fun atmosphere where travelers can mix and mingle.
Private rooms and dorms are available, including a female-only dorm option. Many rooms have ensuite bathrooms, including some of the dorms. The bathrooms are modern and western style, and many of the shared bathrooms are new and upgraded, too. Private rooms have TVs and other nice amenities, while dorm bunks have outlets, reading lights, and backpack-sized lockers to keep your belongings secure.
The main room in the front of the hostel is the common area, which is full of table and sofas. It's a nice place to relax and meet other guests. Meals are served, as are drinks from the bar. A pool table and a rooftop terrace are also provided for your enjoyment and relaxation. Free Wi-Fi, book swap, laundry services, and other typical hostel features are offered. The staff can also arrange tours or book onward transportation (24-hour reception desk, too).
Guest reviews are generally good, citing the terrific location and friendly staff. Cleanliness seems to be inconsistent. The food is said to be great.