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Garden Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.59 Danan Street, Datong 037008, China
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Adelaide
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53 reviews 53 reviews
44 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Forget the UNESCO walls, grottoes, hanging temples and other city sites. It is worth coming to Datong just to stay here. Good red wine and cold beer in the atrium/courtyard with background grand piano followed by retirement to a large room with opening windows, extremely comfortable beds and good air conditioning. The rooms even have a humidifier. It was a... More

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Surrey, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My original contact by email was easy and clearly outlined in English. Our overnight train from Beijing arrived at 7am. The hotel allowed us an early check in. We were so thankful to be able to have a shower and use a clean bathroom and to top it off, a nice complimentary fruit platter was delivered to our room. The... More

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Singapore
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

The stay at Garden Hotel ended up a great experience beyond any expectation. The humble look of the building would have made you think that it's just one of the 2 or 3 star hotels in China. But it isn't! This hotel is simply outstanding! It's location is great, within walking distance of the city wall and other tourist spots.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Very nice hotel - neat, tidy, clean. Certainly 4 star. Restaurant very good food and variety- had donkey and roasted rabbit - bit peppered dog was not available. In Datong in winter most shops close early and open late. So apart from the 24 hour McDonalds around the corner there was not much open late at night or early in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Love the hotel, nice Brazilian BBQ buffet every night!!! Great service, good English, fantastic Chinese food. The manager organized all tours, perfect timing. The whole city is under construction, so everything look destroyed. But it was a great experience. I have been. In the hotel 5 times!!!

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whitehorse
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

Everything about our stay here was wonderful. We took an overnight train from Beijing, so we were pretty exhausted when we got to Datong. Luckily we were able to check in to our room right away for a rest. The room was super clean and lovely -- the bed was so comfy! After a nap, we went downstairs and spoke... More

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

Our stay at this hotel was above expectations. Staff were incredibly helpful, arranged our taxi for the day and could not do enough for us. Buffet breakfast was exceptional and extremely good value. We cannot fault this hotel and highly recommend it. Our only disappointment was that we could not stay longer.

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Colmar, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

The Garden Hotel was booked by our travel agent (not our personal choice as we prefer boutique places) and has no garden, but was above expectation. The rooms were available at our train arrival at 7 AM in freezing cold Datong, with fluffy pillows, bathrooms with tub and walk-in shower, and an amazing Chinese & western breakfast buffet with delicious... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

The details the hotel see to to make certain that the needs of their guests are met are incredible- from providing detergent to a shopping bag in your room. Staff working at the buffet breakfast are always at hand for a requested cappuccino. The rooms are of a decent size- 38-40 sqm., spotlessly clean with complementary fresh fruits everyday. Night... More

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Honolulu
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Datong is one of China's oldest cities, and history lurks around every corner. The inner city is surrounded by some amazing walls topped with castle-like fortifications. Inside this citadel lies the Garden Hotel, an amazing value just steps away from China's largest glazed tile wall (the Nine Dragons Screen) and famous Huayan Monastery. I found the centuries-old Confucius Temple just... More

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Also Known As:
Garden Hotel Datong
Address: No.59 Danan Street, Datong 037008, China
Location: China > Shanxi > Datong
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites
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Ranked #1 of 124 hotels in Datong
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Garden Hotel 4*
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