Purple Courtyard Hotel - Beijing

Jia No. 24 Nan Luo Gu Xiang Sha Jin Hu Tong Dongch, Beijing, China  show map
 2 stars
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Purple Courtyard Hotel - Beijing

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

 Meeting facilities

Business center

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

Overview

Purple Courtyard is a 2-star hotel offering an air-conditioned accommodation not far from Beijing People's Art Theatre, Beihai Park (Beihai Gongyuan) and Dongsi. Built in 2009, the airport hotel was renovated in 2010.

The property is 400 meters away from East Shore Live Jazz Cafe, Jingshan Park (Yingshan Gongyuan) and Doufuchi Hutong. Beijing city center is 4km away.

20 minutes' drive from Nanyuan airport.

Rooms

The rooms in Purple Courtyard come with cable TV, a closet, a private balcony, central heating and a writing desk. They provide bathrooms with a hairdryer, a bathtub and complimentary toiletries.

Eat

Breakfast is served in the breakfast room each morning. Beers can be savored in the lobby bar.

Services

Guests are welcome to use a safe deposit box, parking and a cloakroom for general purposes and a business center and a photocopier for business needs.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   20.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking on request
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Adults only
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Bedroom

  • Foam mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of CNY 33 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • There are no cribs provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Purple Courtyard Hotel - Beijing Beijing location
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Hotel Address:

Jia No. 24 Nan Luo Gu Xiang Sha Jin Hu Tong Dongch, Beijing, China

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City Center
  • Beijing
    2.4 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Beijing South Stattion
    4.8 mi
  • Beijing West Railway Station
    5.5 mi
Underground stations
  • Dongzhimen
    1.9 mi
  • Dongsishitiao
    1.9 mi
  • Bus stop
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Black Sesame Kitchen (cuisine: Chinese)
    800 ft
  • Mercante (cuisine: Italian)
    300 ft
Ski areas
  • Nanshan Ski Village
    2.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    20

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Rooms and availability

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How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Jia No. 24 Nan Luo Gu Xiang Sha Jin Hu Tong Dongch, Beijing, China

Get directions
City Center
  • Beijing
    2.4 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Beijing South Stattion
    4.8 mi
  • Beijing West Railway Station
    5.5 mi
Underground stations
  • Dongzhimen
    1.9 mi
  • Dongsishitiao
    1.9 mi
  • Bus stop
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Black Sesame Kitchen (cuisine: Chinese)
    800 ft
  • Mercante (cuisine: Italian)
    300 ft
Ski areas
  • Nanshan Ski Village
    2.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    20

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Purple Courtyard Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • 波楼 Ball House - 2000 ft
  • Yonghegong - 1.1 mi
  • La Cité Interdite - 1.7 mi
  • Qianmen - 1.9 mi

Popular areas

  • Zhangzizhonglu - 4600 ft
  • Andingmen - 4600 ft
  • Guluodajie - 5000 ft
  • Beixinqiao - 1.0 mi
  • Dongsi - 1.2 mi
  • Jishuitan - 1.7 mi
  • Dengshikuo - 1.9 mi

Places of interest

  • Drum and Bell Towers (GuLou et ZhongLou) - 1700 ft
  • Prince Gong's Mansion - 4000 ft
  • Jingshan hill - 1.2 mi
  • Lama Temple 雍和宫 - 1.2 mi
  • Ziguangge - 1.7 mi

Shopping areas

  • Wangfujing - 1.7 mi

Stadiums

Museums

Underground stations

  • Dongzhimen - 1.8 mi
  • Dongsishitiao - 1.9 mi

Local Attractions

  • The Palace Museum - 1.1 mi
    No.4 Jingshanqian Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing
  • Back Lakes (Hou Hai) - 1.0 mi
    Shicha Lake Scenic Resort, Xicheng District, Beijing
  • National Art Museum Of China - 5200 ft
    No.1 Wusi Main Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing
  • Beihai Park (Beihai Gongyuan) - 5100 ft
    No.1 Wenjin Street, Xicheng District, Beijing
  • Memorial Hall of Guomoruo - 5000 ft
    No.18 Qianhaixi Street, Xicheng District, Beijing

Near the hotel

  • Nanluoguxiang - 800 ft
    Nanluoguo Xiang, Dongcheng District, Beijing
  • Yinding Bridge - 2100 ft
    Shicha Lake, Xicheng District, Beijing
  • Shicha Lake Park - 2700 ft
    Di'anmen, Xicheng District, Beijing
  • Beijing Planetarium - 3200 ft
    No. 138 Xizhimenwai Main Street, Xicheng District, Beijing
  • Beijing King Wenchang's Ancestral House - 2000 ft
    No.21 Mao'er Hutong, Dongcheng District, Beijing
  • Doufuchi Hutong - 2500 ft
    Dongcheng District, Beijing
  • Guanghua Si - 3100 ft
    Ya'er Hutong, Beijing

Restaurants Nearby

  • Black Sesame Kitchen - 800 ft

    Address: 3 Heizhima Hutong, Dong Cheng District
    Phone: +86 136 9147 4408

    75% likes this, based on 274 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese
    Price Range: USD 52 - USD 52

  • Mirch Masala Indian Cuisine - 800 ft

    Address: 6F,Silk Market,Inside Haitang Meishi Food Court,ChaoYang District
    Phone: 010-85636304

    71% likes this, based on 55 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian
    Price Range: USD 5 - USD 8

  • mirch masala indian restaurant - 800 ft

    Address: North Gate Of Ritan Park, Ritan North Road,Chaoyang District,Beijing
    Phone: 010-85636304

    64% likes this, based on 28 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian
    Price Range: USD 7 - USD 10

  • Mercante - 300 ft

    Address: 4 FangZhuanChang Hutong, DongCheng District
    Phone: 010-84025098

    82% likes this, based on 31 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 27 - USD 77

  • Yiqi Yihui Japanese Restaurant - 800 ft

    Address: GuLou East Avenue, NanLuoGu Alley HeiZhiMa HuTong 8
    Phone: 13426209148

    82% likes this, based on 17 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese

Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    20

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Purple Courtyard Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Purple Courtyard

Individual guest reviews

  • Single
    10.0

    I liked the location, friendly staff and atmosphere of this place. On checkout at 6 am the owner brought me 5 miles to the best subway station to catch the train for the airport. The night before we had a great talk and (free) dinner together! Can't ask for more!

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    The people who run the hotel are exrtemely helpful and courteous.

    The room smelled of cigarette smoke. Their was no ventilation in the room so smells and moisture from bathroom stayed in room. TV was not working. When light was on in next door bathroom you could see into their bathroom.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    I felt very comfortable here. It was like staying with a Chinese family. The staff looked after us, the rooms are cozy and a great location; in the middle of the quiet charming hutongs and close too plenty of cute shops and bars...For this budget it really is hard to beat. I will definitely come again!

  • Single
    10.0

    The staff were absolutely fantastic. They really made me feel at home.

    Difficult to find at first, but easy to remember afterwards.

  • Single
    5.8

    I spent 5 days at the Purple Courtyard. The staff was kind, and picked me up at the airport. I booked a trip to the Great wall, and it's been simply amazing.

    I asked for guides in town, so to have some indications and company during my tours in Beijing. I was answered that I could easily go around Beijing on my own.. f course it is true, but with someone who teaches me stories it would be much more interesting. Moreover, the Purple Courtyard does not have a common area where guests can meet each other.. Luckily I got to know people in my excurision to the Great Wall. If you come here, I suggest that you take trips as soon as possible, so you can meet new people and make friends for you next tours in town or other places.

  • Couple
    7.4

    The location was excellent, down a quiet hutong so it was easy to sleep, but close to a bigger hutong and the bell/drum tower. The room was very comfortable - the single beds were simply huge! Carrie, the girl on reception for most of our stay, saved us a lot of time by booking train and plane tickets for us, which was great service.

    To get to the shared shower/toilet you had to go outside, which was fine for us but I suspect could get very cold in the winter months. Also, the hotel wasn't very good at providing directions and didn't have maps - not a problem, but worth being aware so that you can pick a map up as you go! We made use of the Backpackers Hostel on the main hutong to get information about bus numbers, directions etc.

  • Couple
    4.6

    It was located in Hutong, which mean that after long day you can have nice food near the hotel.

    The bathroom was kind of outside. In october is cold (especially in the evenings) and it felt like doing staff just outside. You actually could get sick after having shower and walking in cold to your room. Shower was a bit dirty and it stinks. That makes it difficult to use. The toilet was often blocked and there was no toilet paper. Hotel is about 20 minutes of fast walk from metro station which is a big issue. Staff speak english very poorly, therefore they are unable to help in anything. They try but there is just no connection. The courtyard it's not realy place to sit and it just look nice on the picture. I would not recommend this hotel because of shower and toillet issue and long way to metro station.

  • Single
    9.2

    Lovely traditional courtyard in a quiet location and ideally placed for visiting the sights of Beijing including the Forbidden city and the hutongs, full of quaint shops, restaurants and bars. Went on a day trip to the Great Wall including hotel pickup, transport and lunch, which was well organised and good value. The airport transfer service was also very handy, especially as it's not on a main taxi route. Staff were lovely and very happy to help. Despite the shared bathroom with my room the facilities were very clean and the shower was excellent.

  • Single
    9.2

    location was excellent,the staff especially carrie were really helpfull and kind.I would recommend this hotel to anyone. Very satisfied.

  • Couple
    8.8

    We found Carrie and Li to be wonderful hosts. Li did more than give directions -- he would walk you to the shop! And he'll meet your taxi to guide the driver or walk to the hutong with you. They gave us an umbrella, water -- it was actually more like hotel-level service in many respects. My friend arrived earlier in the evening than I did and enjoyed the dumpling party and meeting other guests. We also appreciated the nice, hot shower and good car service to the airport.

    The room next to the office sometimes has lights on into the evening, so an eye mask is needed if you are light-sensitive. The tradeoff to this is that you have instant access to the staff, so that has advantages too. Plus, that room is perhaps the most secure of all since someone is next to it at all times.

  • Single
    8.2

    The local, it's the best, in a typical chinese street and the staff is very helpfull.

  • Single
    7.0

    Nice, clean room with small covered balcony upstairs. The staff were friendly and one girl spoke good English. The hotel is a few blocks off the main road w/bars and shops, Nanluoguxiang, so it is really quiet.

    Shared toilet and shower are pretty rustic. But everything was in good working order with hot water. The sign out front says Hutong Home, because they haven't changed the signage yet.

  • Single
    9.2

    hotel is in a great location, right off of NLGX, rooms were comfortable, maybe a bit noisy in the morning. staff spoke ok English, but probably couldn't give much tourist information.overall, clean room for a great price.

    subway is a 20 minute walk

  • Couple
    7.8

    The staff are very nice and friendly. They offered us food for free almost every evening. There is at least always one person around that speaks english and this in China is not straigthforward.

    The room was slightly humid and the restroom was maybe too narrow but ok for the price you pay.

  • Single
    5.0

    Nice area, very quiet near some cools hutongs.

    The room was not clean. And there's no breakfast.

How to reach hotel

hotel Purple Courtyard Hotel - Beijing Beijing location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Jia No. 24 Nan Luo Gu Xiang Sha Jin Hu Tong Dongch, Beijing, China

Get directions
City Center
  • Beijing
    2.4 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Beijing South Stattion
    4.8 mi
  • Beijing West Railway Station
    5.5 mi
Underground stations
  • Dongzhimen
    1.9 mi
  • Dongsishitiao
    1.9 mi
  • Bus stop
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Black Sesame Kitchen (cuisine: Chinese)
    800 ft
  • Mercante (cuisine: Italian)
    300 ft
Ski areas
  • Nanshan Ski Village
    2.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    20

Hotel Awards

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