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Regency Hotel Shantou

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.188 Jinsha East Road, Shantou 515041, China
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Ranked #6 of 146 hotels in Shantou
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014
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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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2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

I've stayed in worse, but none with a harder mattress. I don't mean hard by American standards, I mean hard like I have bruises from sleeping. Other than that the hotel is fine, close to Il Santo restaurant and across the street from WalMart (great for snack shopping).

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

Apparently popular with business travelers and locals alike (multiple weddings were going on during my visit), property felt somewhat dated. Carpets, elevators and rooms had faint aroma of smoke. Room was well appointed, however I was unable to control the temperature and was quite cold. The mattress is unquestionably the hardest I have ever slept on, literally bruising my sides!!... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013 via mobile

I have been staying at this hotel on business for the better part of 10 years. It is starting to show its age, but they have been remodeling it and as of late, I have gotten newly decorated rooms lately on the upper floors that are non-smoking and very nice and with new carpets etc... Food is typical local and... More

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Taipa, Ilhas, Macau
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013 via mobile

The hotel is good in the face of new acylated shopping center. Rooms are good. how the customer's pocket money, just sell them boast lovely staff running. Especially the people in the picture The hotel is good in the face of new acylated shopping center. Rooms are good. how the customer's pocket money, just sell them boast lovely staff running.... More

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Shenzhen, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

I used to stay in Regency in 2005-2007...Since then it looks like the rooms haven't been rennovated, the furniture looks older, the carpets as well...I could rate it as 4,5-star hotel back then...Now it can only pass as 3-3,5-star...Service is OK, but we do I have to pay for Internet? There's no wi-fi in the room, in the lobby only...

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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

Check-in was slow, and staff wasn't terrible bi-lingual (nor am I so I don't hold it against them, they just didn't seem like they wanted to help). I thought they had put a box-spring on top of another box spring but apparently that's what passed as a mattress. This was only non-smoking in the sense that they added a non... More

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Hong Kong
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14 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012

By the standards of Chinese tier two cities, this place is good, perhaps very good in some areas. However, the all-pervasive filth from smokers is everywhere in the lobby and other common areas. Our party of 18 insisted on non-smoking rooms. At first, it was a case of "Bu Keyi", but eventually the check-in staff gave us superior non-smoking rooms... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

I have stayed here many times over the last 5 years and as far as Chinese hotels go it is pretty good. Its not 5 star more like 4. There are not many options at all in Shantou, and for me the Meritus is on the other side of town from where my meetings are. The rooms are getting a... More

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Shanghai, China
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012

This hotel is an absolute disappointment, definitely no 5 star level. Old, smelly rooms with dirty carpets, almost no English speaking staff, loud karaoke singing well after midnight, several phone calls by prostitutes.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2011

We stayed there on a very good value coach+hotel package from Hong Kong. Breakfast not included. Was impressed by the huge and elegant lobby. Non-smoking room was really free of cigarette odor. Room was well appointed, clean, quiet and very comfortable. Bottled water provided in the room was expensive so better buy elsewhere. There was daily charge for Internet connection.... More

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Additional Information about Regency Hotel Shantou

Address: No.188 Jinsha East Road, Shantou 515041, China
Location: China > Guangdong > Shantou
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
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Ranked #6 of 146 hotels in Shantou
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:5 star — Regency Hotel Shantou 5*
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