Located half a mile from the downtown area of Dunhuang, the non-smoking Dunhuang International Youth Hostel provides air conditioning and compact accommodations with free Wi-Fi. Dunhuang International Youth Hostel is 3 miles from Leiyin Temple, 4 miles from Crescent Lake (Yueyaquan) and Mingsha Shan. Dunhuang International Airport is 8 miles away, while the world-famous Mogao Caves Scenic Area is 16 miles away. Basic guest rooms are well-furnished and come equipped with flat-screen cable TVs, electric kettles and working desks. Rooms have either a private bathroom or shared bathroom facilities. The staff at 24-hour front desk can assist with bike rental and luggage storage services. Fax, printing and photocopying facilities are available.