Hofang Youth Hostel is located in Dajing Street, nestled between two of the most famous old pedestrian streets, and one restaurant-street, in Hangzhou. The area used to be the imperial center of the Latter Song (Nan Song) Dynasty, and the street where the hostel is (where much of the history and culture remain) is also the one that is full of restored old buildings, with lots of character, identifying it with the traditional Yangtze Delta. The hostel is only a couple of hundred meters from any of these tourist attractions: The Historical Gate, The Traditional Chinese Medical Museum, Hu Xueyan’s Residence, the Pedestrian Hefang & Imperial Streets. A short 5-minute walk will take you to either Wushan Square or Intime Shopping Mall from the hostel, and it takes 15 minutes by foot to West Lake. The hostel is about 1.7 kilometers from the main (central) Hangzhou railway station – an 11 yuan taxi fare. There are lots of buses nearby to places of attraction, shops and etc. – it’s an extremely conveniently place to hang out!The hostel has a courtyard in the central area, as well as a paved outdoor patio, with white walls, a traditional roof with Chinese tiles, and a pomelo tree. There are Chinese loft rooms, with exposed wooden beams, private and shared dorm rooms available to guests – who often keep returning from all over the world! We have a cozy café / bar inside, offering both Asian & Western food and drinks. FREE WiFi is available in the cafe / bar, the shared dorms, and also in the communal area – where there is a mini pool table for relaxing and meeting fellow guests. Private rooms have both FREE internet access, with a cable. Facilities of the hostel include security keycard, heater / Air Conditioner, complimentary use of a towel, slippers, and both shared & private hot showers accessible 24 hours per day. Free luggage storage is provided at the reception. Barbecue facilities and laundry service with extra charges are also available.Leave a review about your stay, help us improve our service and accommodate more guests better, that will be highly appreciated!We look forward to welcoming you here – your Hangzhou Holiday Home, HOFANG Hostel!Hope you have a good time here., 1. Your booking is to be confirmed by email from us, including directions and contact details, after noticing.2. Let us know prior to your coming, if you are not able to be here before 6pm, otherwise your booking might be cancelled.3. Ask a receipt from the driver, if you come here by taxi, in case stuff left inside.4. We keep cats in the hostel, allergic people be warned. Getting to the hostel: From Hangzhou Airport:take shuttle bus to the main train station then either walk or take a bus or cab to the hostel; 110rmb by taxi approx from airport to the historical gate/Gulou within 35-45mins. From West Coach Terminaltake bus 102/k102 to Qingbomen Stop walk backward 15m and go across the road to the Aston Martin shop when you face the shop follow the left side . 1.3km straight down the street till the TCM(Medical Muesum with a big white wall on the right side under the first word you will find a lane called da jing xiang.we are in NO. 67 on the right side. From South Coach Terminaltake bus 808/k808 to Gulou.After get off the bus go back to the crossing and go across the road you will find an ancient gate just go across and follow the left side you will find us on the left side after 4 mins walking. we are on the left side.From the North Coach Terminaltake bus K188/188 to kai yuan lu . And then change 189/195/308/8 to Gulou. We’re in the historical pedestrian area close to everything – shops supermarkets restaurants pharmacy cafe; 15mins walk to the lake park and 25mins to Hangzhou Railway Station. Bus stops nearby connect main attractions of places cinemas live shows temples.Sites nearby: Wushan Square; Public Bicycle free occupying; McDonalds; Bank Of China; China Post Intime Shopping Mall; Food Stalls Street We are in the pedestrian area So you have to park your cars near Gulou or there is a underfloor parking under the Church.There usually charge about 30 yuan RMB for one night. From Main Rail Station/Hangzhou Zhan:1.7 kilometers from the hostel walk 25~30 mins to Gulou and then to the hostel;Take bus 7/K7 2 stops to the stop of Mid Zhonghe Road/Zhonghe Lukou 30m further more cross the road walk 800m straight down the pedestrian street till a T juncture where there is a Home Inn after McDonalds turn right 100m further more to No.67 at your left side; 11rmb by taxi from the station to Gulou.From South Rail Station:take bus 301/k301 20 stops to Gulou stop 30m further more cross the road you will find an ancient gate called gulou on the left then go across it follow the left side dajing lane 67 is on the left . 65-75rmb by taxi from the station to Gulou within 35-40mins.