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The Garden View - YWCA

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.1 MacDonnell Road, Central, Hong Kong, China (Central)
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Ranked #123 of 645 hotels in Hong Kong
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just came back from a short 4 days 3 night stay w/2 17yr old boys and all I can say is that we enjoyed our stay at this hotel! Staff were friendly and helpful, good size room and very clean. Their breakfast buffet NOT included in room price was descent and very fulfilling for the boys. Transportation is literally right... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Due to the price fluctuations of HK hotels, we had to find a place to stay for one night, and booked here through Agoda. I didn't know what to expect, but I knew from looking at the map that it wasn't anywhere with accesible shops and restaurants right next door. With my dear, taking a few pieces of luggage, we... More

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Tampere, Finland
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18 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was far better than we expected. We had an amazing view from our deluxe room to Botanical garden and to Central area. Room was very nice and bed was good for spine! Bathtub was a bit too short but shower was fabulous. Location is not optional but not too far. We did not eat breakfast at the hotel... More

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7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sometimes you get to an hotel and everything seems to go wrong. We first had to wait two hours before our room was ready (we arrived at 4pm), once in the room it was alright (fairly clean, but very outdated). Next day we went for breakfast and the staff asked us for our COUPONS?!? Never got them when we checked... More

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nothing special to say, but this hotel is great for it's location, very near the botanic garden, 10min walking from the bar and restaurant area in HK, wich is very convenient. Something that I dont really understand is that you have to pay 100UKD for a 24hours internet connexion ! Hey guys: 21st century.

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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Very good value for your money as well fresh feelings of the good quality of customer service. Professional approach, care of customers and cleanness is a key differentiation of this 3 stars' accommodation Beside of the good tips for my traveling i also got an upgraded room with excellent view for free Convenient location

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

The rooms were spacious in the Garden View Suite we chose, but not so well planned. The Kitchenette had almost nothing in the way of utensils, not even a dish cloth. The bathroom had ample room, but with little space to put toiletries and makeup. And there was an unpleasant odour in it, that seemed to come from the plumbing.... More

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Beijing, China
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The rooms are not really clean... Hair everywhere, the walls and windows are dirty. Even the bed sheets have some dirty spots. The bit plus point is the view of the room and the size which is quite reasonable for Hong Kong. If you want you can easily walk to the center, but be aware you will be sweating, the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Stayed at the YWCA and was very surprised how good it was. Extremely clean, spacious, great views of Hong Kong harbour and without any question, I would recommend anyone to stay there, especially as the price is extremely competitive,

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I lived in Hong Kong for many years so I knew the location for this hotel was excellent - close to Central and overlooking the HK Zoo Bird Sanctuary. I would hear the birds in the morning and it was lovely. The accommodation is really adequate & comfortable. I slept very well. I have serious back problems and was thrilled... More

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Address: No.1 MacDonnell Road, Central, Hong Kong, China
Location: China > Hong Kong > Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Garden View - YWCA 3*
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Also Known As:
Garden View International House Hotel Hong Kong
Garden View International Hotel
Garden View International Hong Kong
The Garden View - YWCA Hong Kong

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#88 Business Hotel in Hong Kong
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The Garden View - YWCA has 141 spacious hotel rooms and suites overlooking the city with panoramic garden view, offering optimal comfort with full service yet reasonably priced accommodation ideally for business or leisure visits and extended stays.Hotel is in walking distance to Hong Kong business, financial center and shopping malls. Peak Tram Station and the trendy nightspot "Lan Kwai Fong" are all at your doorstep. It is easily access to all public transportations and nearby MTR Central subway station. ... more   less 
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