We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 967 Dongguan hotels

Sofitel Dongguan Royal Lagoon

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.8 Yingbin Road, Dongcheng District, Dongguan 523129, China
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Sofitel Dongguan Royal Lagoon to your Saves list
Sofitel Dongguan Royal Lagoon
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 9 more sites!
90%
Ranked #5 of 967 Hotels in Dongguan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Ankit B
Write a Review

318 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    158
    125
    25
    8
    2
See reviews for
17
25
16
88
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (22)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (318)
  • Mar-May only
    (91)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (98)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (62)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (67)
All months
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our decision of grabbing a quick weekend getaway to Sofitel Donnguan was seen with skepticism by our folks here. However, we trusted the reviews (rather, the hotel's response to the reviews) to finalise this destination. We chose the train to Changping from HK as a mode of transport to the hotel. Thankfully, the hotel helped us with the Chinese name.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
boston
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
34 hotel reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I just checked out from here after a 1 week stay. I have come here for 3 or 4 one- week business trips each year since the hotel opened 12+ years ago. The check in went well although they now pre-bill your credit card which i do not think they should do, especially since I am a Platinum member of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chongqing, China
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
23 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a bad place but by no means a 5 star hotel. Solid 4 star, but not 5 star. Restaurant is always mostly empty, but generally very clean and nice. Gym opens late, but if you ask, they will open it early for you. The problem is that the equipment does not have a TV and the gym attendant watches... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sofitel_Dongguan, General Manager at Sofitel Dongguan Royal Lagoon, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. I’m pleased to learn that you appreciate the cleanliness of the hotel. After the summer holidays, restaurants are less crowded indeed. Please accept my apology for the shortfall in expectation of the GYM. It's available 24 hours a day and service with staff from 6:00 to 22:30. We're... More

1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I travel for business in China weeks at the time. Every time I can spend a week-end at Sofitel Royal Lagoon, it's like being home. And that is very important....Staff is carrying and are always there to make your stay is as comfortable as possible. I am sad to leave, every time I know it is my last week end.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bienne, Switzerland
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Nice and large rooms Nice swimming pool English is not the official language of hotel staff and sometimes it was difficult to communicate. But I will recommend this hotel for a professional stay and not a private

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

This was the first time my better half had stopped here and she was overwhelmed with the luxurious feel and beautiful surroundings. A short stroll down the road, or better still hire a bike from the hotel and you can ride for miles around Donguan park and even feed the hundreds of Koi carp the length of your arm in... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dongguan, China
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
26 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Royal has been my first home when I arrived to China, many years ago. I feel it very comfortable, clean and quiet. Staff was always kind and helpful. Years passing, I happened to stay there sometimes and it always kept the same quality standard as my first impression. The only negativd point is the, almost, impossibility to get a taxi.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Sofitel_Dongguan, General Manager at Sofitel Dongguan Royal Lagoon, responded to this review

It’s wonderful to have many dedicated support of Sofitel DG Royal Lagoon like yourself. As the new general manager here, I’m reviewing your comment further with my team to see the taxi situation of the city. Meantime, our concierge could provide a transportation service if so necessary to get hotel guests from resort to point A at a very reasonable... More

Hong Kong, China
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Nice atmosphere and v good services. Plat. Member but as usual in china, doesn't offered a lot of privileges even top tier level. Good for relax or for a weekend. Another Sofitel beside this hotel actually similar but cheaper... Not sure why.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Sofitel_Dongguan, General Manager at Sofitel Dongguan Royal Lagoon, responded to this review

I’m pleased to learn about your positive experience with Sofitel Royal Lagoon Dongguan! Indeed, it’s a great getaway to relax after a week of hard work. I’m glad that you feel the same. The other Sofitel DG Golf Resort has only 133 well-appointed guestrooms. Some guests really love the guestrooms there, but Royal Lagoon has more facilities to offer as... More

Do you own or manage Sofitel Dongguan Royal Lagoon?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Sofitel Dongguan Royal Lagoon? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Sofitel Dongguan Royal Lagoon

Address: No.8 Yingbin Road, Dongcheng District, Dongguan 523129, China
Location: China > Guangdong > Dongguan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:5 star — Sofitel Dongguan Royal Lagoon 5*
Number of rooms: 268
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Travelocity, Expedia, Tingo, Hotels.com, HotelsClick, Ctrip DaoDao, ACCOR, Odigeo, Agoda, Venere and Otel so you can book your Sofitel Dongguan Royal Lagoon reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Sofitel Dongguan Royal Lagoon Hotel Dongguan
Accor Dongguan Royal Lagoon
Dongguan Sofitel

125 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (77)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (14)
Viewed
Room/suite (7)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (4)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Dining (6)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (43)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (49)
Viewed
Dining (17)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (8)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (5)
Viewed
Family/play areas (4)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (3)
Viewed
Room/suite (7)
Viewed
Other (5)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Near Sofitel Dongguan Royal Lagoon

Enlarge Map