Nestled in a lush Siheyuan with big old trees in the courtyard, Red Lantern House is an ideal choice for backpackers who are seeking to experience the charm of traditional Beijing. Shichahai which is ringed by restaurants, bars and former residences of famous people is about 0.6 miles away. Located a 6-minute walk of Xinjiekou Metro Station (Line 4) and a 10-minute walk of Ping'anli Metro Station (Line 4&6), Red Lantern House is within a 15-minute walk of Prince Gong's Mansion. Beihai Park is a 10-minute drive away. The Forbidden City can be reached in 20 minutes by car. It takes 1 hour to get to Beijing Capital International Airport by taxi. All rooms come with heating facilities, air conditioning and clean bedding. Guests can take a shower in the shared or private bathroom. There is a shared lounge where guests can have a relaxing time chatting with each other. Guests can enjoy meals at the on-site restaurant. Meanwhile many other restaurants can be found within walking distance.