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Guilin Ming Palace International Youth Hostel

No.10 Donghua Road | No.10, Guilin 541001, China
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Ranked #4 of 22 Specialty Lodging in Guilin
4.5 of 5 stars 193 Reviews
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Province of Lleida, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good atmosphere, friendly staff and nice place where to chill out. Close to the main needs but in a quiet street that seems you are miles away from everything. The room for 4 was perfect, clean and cosy. And the staff helps you in everything you need. Cool place where to go back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My experience was very comfortable: Nice bed in the dorms for 40 kuai, the food was good: excellent pizzas and great spaghetti bolognesese. There is an happy hour between 7pm and 9pm on the cocktail. Nice taff speaking gold english and able to give you useful advise for your trip.

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Receptionists are very welcoming, accommodating and great for advice on where to go, what to do, and happy to talk with you and help with your PuTongHua. The hostel bunk-bed rooms are simple, good for a group of friends (we were 6), but can take more (around 10). Locker for bags, toilet and shower (hot water can run out), sink,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We had a great time at the Ming Palace! Originally booked for three nights and came back again for a further two more after some time at the rice terraces! So many little touches really make the place a joy to be in: free to use washing machine, free filtered water, bottled water for sale in reception, a nice bar... More 

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Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Stayed 2 nights here on our way back to Guilin to catch our flight. We arrived from Yangshuo by express bus (22Y) and we took a taxi to the hostel (25Y). Hotel is quite near Zhengyang Pedestrian Street and the Sun Moon Pagoda lake area. We were fortunate that our twin room was on the third floor and not higher... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

This hostel is located on a quiet street about 10 minutes walk from some of Guilin's busier areas, and in close proximity to the university. Rooms are newly renovated and very nice, the hostel is quiet and appears to appeal to a slighly older hostelling crowd, breakfast and coffee are good, staff are absolutely delightful, and around the corner is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Good location, easy access.. room is good except the air conditioner can be better like service/wash the filter as the room can be big to cool up faster & more clothes hanger needed to be provide in the room. free laundry at the highest floor but i did not fully utilized it.. It's really really near to Solitary Beauty Peak... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Very good hostel. graet staff and excellent service. The rooms are very clean and comfrotable. The restaurant have good western and chinese dishes. The cocktails are very good and not expensive!! best hostel!!!!

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Osaka, Japan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Frankly, this was my worst hostel experience ever. I haven't stayed in other hostels in china, but many in other countries. If this is one of the better hostels in China, I don't want to see others. That said, if I had booked a double room, which are large and beautiful, I would be over the moon. Dorms are also... More 

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MingPalaceHostel, Manager at Guilin Ming Palace International Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It is pity to have a bad memories here in this busy,exciting, crazy and special national day for you. As you know, the price rises crazy as everywhere in China, not only our hostel, we shouldn't be damaged by that. If you said you receipt our EMAILS in a second, that means we already informed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

enviroment is good, as well as location, receptionist is nice, i got a nice trip. there is also a good restaurand, i met lots of friends from all over the world this days, i suppose i will be back next year..

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Address: No.10 Donghua Road | No.10, Guilin 541001, China
Location: China > Guangxi Zhuang > Guilin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 32
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