The YMCA Hotel is very reasonably priced, clean, well-maintained, and is in a great location. It has a business center, convenience store, cafe, and restaurant available, as well as a Shanghai Airlines office in the lobby.
It's possible to get a hostel-type room at this hotel for a very low price, but it involves sharing space with others. I recommmend getting the next step up, which is a private room with private bathroom/shower. The decor is simple and nice, the TV works (with one movie channel not dubbed in Mandarin), and the air conditioner provides welcome cool air in summer. In general, it's a very relaxing place to be, and a great value.
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