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Day's Inn Forbidden City Beijing (Běijīng Xiāngjiāng dàisī jiǔdiàn)

  • 99 Nanheyan Dajie Map It
  • Dongcheng District
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  • Fantastic price for the location
  • Close to tourist sites
  • Free Internet


  • Restaurant is average at best
  • Bad basement rooms
  • Onset of mold in some shower rooms

Published 02/08/2016

Fodor's Review

Functional rather than fancy, the Day's Inn is about as close as it's possible to get to the Forbidden City without staying in the palace itself, and though guest rooms are tiny, they are definitely inexpensive and relatively comfortable. Built in an unfussy style with the slightest of architectural nods toward the city's classic courtyard houses, it does feature such alluring touches as its grey-brick walls inlaid with traditional carvings of chrysanthemums (the Chinese national flower). Beware of booking the cheaper basement rooms unless you can live without a window. If you have time, visit the Worker's Cultural Palace next door, laid out like the Forbidden City but on a smaller scale and without the crowds.

Hotel Information


99 Nanheyan Dajie, Beijing, Beijing, 100006, China

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Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 164 rooms
  • Rate includes: No meals

Published 02/08/2016

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