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Legend Hotel

No.529 Tianshui South Road, Chengguan District, Lanzhou 730000, China
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Ranked #10 of 389 Hotels in Lanzhou
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ideally placed for the University. The rooms in this hotel and comfortable and well equipped. The bathrooms are functional and superficially clean, just try not to look at the mould on the sealant. On my first morning although breakfast was allegedly on offer from 06:30 the restaurant remained shut till 7:00, on later mornings it did open on time. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Lanzhou Legend in 2003 and again in 2015. Like Lanzhou itself, the place had a big facelift in those intervening years, turning it from a nondescript hotel in a nondescript and remote Chinese city in to something more. I stayed in an Executive Standard Room (Room 2111), which was plenty big, with two comfortable beds. It... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

During my stay, the room heater was not working. The room was generally Ok. Bed and the 2 pillows were soft enough for a good night sleep. Bathroom was ok, just do not look at the silicone joints! Breakfast buffet was the standard chinese fare.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

One of the most established hotels in Lanzhou. Rooms are old, small for China's standard and badly need a refurbishment. Breakfast was at a small restaurant. The restaurant staff clears your seat even before you are done, causing you to lose your seat.

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

Given the traffic in Lanzhou, if you are doing something at Lanzhou University this is the place to stay. It's a 300 yard walk to the University and the Hotel seems to be in the center of things. It is an older hotel with lots of aging elegance. The restaurant is good and the staff are helpful. Not a lot... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

It's the best hotel in Lanzhou, which makes sense since the hotel is centrally located and the lobby is spacious and grand. The breakfast area serves pretty good food, but when I was there a few tour groups were staying there too, and they ran out of food the first day. Plus, there were crazy lines to get eggs and... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2012

stayed 1 night and enjoyed that it was clean and comfy - compared to my horrible stay at xilan hotel -

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Port Angeles, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2012

Our deluxe standard room room with a view was nice. The location was good; next to a bank, across from the post office, and near a department store where we bought items for the train trip to Lhasa. We heard the buffet dinner was good, but after paying, we discovered many empty serving dishes and lots of food mislabeled in... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2012 via mobile

The hotel is conveniently located in the city centre, and is generally well equipped and clean. The standard of hotels in China is different from what we might be used to in Europe. The rooms are a good size, with furniture in a good state of repair. The bathroom was ok, but could do with some refurbishment. The shower worked... More 

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Paris, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2012

Overall the hotel is OK. BUT needs some refurbishment, carpet needs help, toilet was not flushing properly and it is better not to look at details (shower curtains, silicon joints etc.). My room was on 19th floor, windows to the main road, giving a nice view on the crazy traffic, can be noisy from early in the morning. Lanzhou is... More 

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