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Hotel Elan

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.32 Zhanqianheng Road, Liwan District, Guangzhou 510010, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

For me, my room is very clean. However, I don't like the glass door of the toilet. Not very comfortable if you're staying with your friends. Pros: Near shopping complex and easy to get muslim food nearby. Staff was very helpful. Cons There's no wifi and you have to use the computer at the lobby. Breakfast is very simple. Not... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

I STAYED IN FEBRUARY 2013 This is my 5th time in China, everytime in different hotels to see the difference. BELIVE ME THIS HOTEL IS WORTH IT ITS VERY AFFORDABLE, nice chinese breakfast, super friendly and nice staff. Small Rooms, but very clean and modern staff will help you in everything they can VERY GOOD LOCATION next to market and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

This hotel lacked customer service and other than that for the price you paid that's all I could say negative about it. If your a fashion market shopper it's smack bang in the district. You can walk to the jewellry market, Baima market, the underground tunnel market, the sex wholesale market. I took the executive suite and it was plain,... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

Very very small rooms , deluxe double is like sleeping in a wardrobe, bed is like sleeping on a marble slab, ,breakfast you would not feed to your dog , location is in wholesale garment district and is pretty dirty , don't expect any warm friendly greetings when you arrive , hotel staff look like they have been trained by... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

The place is definitely way over-priced and over-rated. Location is not necessary quiet and rooms are super small. Bathroom is clean but blanket is not. I do not like any spots on my bed or blanket. Wi-fi is available but slow. Breakfast is ok, definitely better than any other hotels I'd stayed at. The reason why I won't ever stay... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

The room was very clean in comparison to many of the nearby hotels. The beds were a little small. Apart from that, it was good, especially the security. The location is near to most of the prime locations for garment suppliers. You can find good seafood and noodle within a minute of walk.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

Rooms are modern, clean and pleasantly appointed, Everything works, bed is comfortable, and nice bathroom. Internet access in the room is available but only works intermittently. Front desk staff do not speak much English. Breakfast buffet looked good for chinese options, but very limited western breakfast (which reflects the clientele in all fairness). I would not stay in this hotel... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

This is the second time I have stayed in this hotel. The last time was many years ago and I checked in near mid-night. This time, I got a better look around and walked around the hotel a bit after checked in before dinner time. Unless you are looking for a budget hotel at a "budgeted" place in China, you... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

We stayed here five nights. The staff is very friendly. Most at the reception speak English. Breakfast is cool if you like Chinese food (not Westernized). During convention events the breakfast is better. Bathroom amenities and bottled water included. Close to the garment markets. Many food stalls and a couple of restaurants on the same street. the most prominent restaurant... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012

Visited this hotel a few years back and loved it. Rooms are very clean with complimentary water. It is located within walking distance from the train station which was convenient. Lots of places to eat near this hotel. After staying in many traditional hotels or B&B like hotels in China, it was a great change. Hotel staff friendly and answered... More

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Address: No.32 Zhanqianheng Road, Liwan District, Guangzhou 510010, China
Location: China > Guangdong > Guangzhou
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Elan 3*
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