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Xian Skytel Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.32 South Main Street, Beilin District, Xi'an 710001, China
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Ranked #73 of 1,990 hotels in Xi'an
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Grimsby, Canada
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

The air pollution in Xi'an is very bad, much worse than in Beijing. We could never see the sky, just dull grey all the time. The hotel was hard to find because the sign is up really high on the building which you cannot see when you are walking right beside the building. But it is less than a 10... More

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Zagreb, Croatia
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014 via mobile

On our journey through China, this hotel was absolutely the best. It is situated right next to the south entrance to city walls, which means that all center activities are within walking reach from the hotel. Hotel itself has really nice spacious rooms with king size beds and big shower glass tube. Toilette is separated from the shower. There is... More

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Mississauga, Canada
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

The hotel was average. Roomy and clean enough. When I was there the hotel was right beside a night club (maybe even in the same complex but not sure of that. I didn't know that when I booked. I'm a pretty easy sleeper but it was just loud music well into the morning hours. It's too bad because otherwise the... More

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Te Awamutu, Waikato, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

Stayed here for two nights. Wish I could have stayed for longer. Staff were great - didn't have to ask for WIFI password, where to have breakfast or where the lifts were. Fantastic central location within minutes of shopping and food stalls. Also those rickshaw vehicles are just out the front door. Xian is made for pedestrians very easy to... More

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South Pasadena, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

Review Xian Skytel Location: The Skytel is located next to the Louis Vuitton shop in Xian. On my first visit to Xian in 1986 there were zero private shops. The Skytel is on the southern leg of the main cross streets that mark the center of Xian, capital of China for 14 dynasties. I spent one night at the Skytel... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Stayed at this hotel on 8th November. The location is the best as it is near the malls & the shopping area. Bell & Drum tower is near the hotel. But the rooms are very small. The bathroom walls are of glass with no curtains. That is the biggest problem if you are with children. Apart from the bathroom problem... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Skytel was very central, so close to the Drum Tower you could walk to the place. We were comfortable, and the Staff were courteous, though could not understand English! The usual outer bathroom wall in frosted glass..........is this the style today? Reasonable breakfast.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

When we arrived in Xian it was late and the first hotel we were given was abysmal(Xian city) our tour company then moved us to this hotel what a difference the location was superb with comfortable beds, good food, friendly staff, exchange desk etc, we had a great time here great value for money would recommend this hotel.

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306 helpful votes 306 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

Yes, it's old (ex Prince Hotel), and yes the rooms are tired and a little "Quality Inn" old school style, but the friendliness of the English speaking staff (many ex Sofitel), and the lovely attempts of the Chinese speaking staff to improve and make the experience more comfortable, combined with it's absolutely stunning location adjacent to the Bell Tower with... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Spent one night at the Skytel. It was arranged by the travel agency. The location is good. The room was not clean, maintenance was not good. The staff had trouble with English. Breakfast was manly Chinese type with few western items.

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Address: No.32 South Main Street, Beilin District, Xi'an 710001, China
Location: China > Shaanxi > Xi'an
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Xian Skytel Hotel 4*
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Also Known As:
Hotel City Lion International
Xian Skytel Hotel China/Shaanxi

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