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The Purple Palace Nanjing

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.18 Huanling Road, Nanjing 210049, China (Zhongshanling Resort)
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Ranked #82 of 1,541 Hotels in Nanjing
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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57 reviews 57 reviews
26 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 via mobile

While this property is dubbed as luxury it most certainly isn't. My room had a moldy shower mat, carpet with dust and hair along the perimeter (never been edged or thoroughly vacuumed) and the walls of the bathroom weren't cleaned (I'll spare you the gory details). No safe or wifi in the rooms. The front desk staff seemed flustered and... More

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62 reviews 62 reviews
43 hotel reviews
194 helpful votes 194 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

A true dinosaur from an earlier decade in China with poorly maintained 3/4 star hardware and design (by international standards) matched with no star service at 5 star prices (for a second tier city in China) make for one of my worst stays in a hotel in China (or anywhere in the world actually). When I checked in a 4... More

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Shanghai, China
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

Decent sized and reasonably well appointed rooms (filthy carpet but lovely views of reservoir). Buffet is sadly lacking in both Asian and Western food types. During off-peak hours don't bother trying to get table service at the restaurant - it just takes too long and too much effort. BEWARE of the foot massage prices/offerings = expensive and kind of sleazy.... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

We came for the October holidays and stayed for 3 nights. In the course of the time were were there we saw 2 weddings a day happen on the grounds. I recognize that this hotel is set up for local guests as opposed to foreign guests, but we found that the breakfast buffet was seriously lacking in foods geared up... More

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Shanghai, China
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2011

The resort is 12 min drive from Nanjing center. Rooms are comfortable, excellent service, fabulous view on the small lake. Special note for Mr. Nicholas Chen, Deputy Staff Manager of the lobby area.

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Hong Kong, China
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2011

Stayed there 4 nights in may 2011 very convenient location to access quicker cities north and east of Nanjing without having the traffic jams. 1st stay was in the Convention Centre building: pro are the rooms, newer, with great bathroom and more roomy, con is the breakfast buffet in convention centre is very local, or you have to take golf... More

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Address: No.18 Huanling Road, Nanjing 210049, China
Location: China > Jiangsu > Nanjing > Zhongshanling Resort , Xuanwu District
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Purple Palace Nanjing 4*
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