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Kai Wah Plaza International Hotel

#10 of 1,012 Hotels in Kunming
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No.157 Beijing Road, Guandu District, Kunming 650011, China
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San Francisco, California
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30 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here in September as part of a group tour. Not the kind of hotel we would ever choose ourselves. The room was nice but could have been located in any big city in the world. It is located at an intersection of two very busy streets in an uninteresting area of the city, near the train station, and... More 

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kuala lumpur
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38 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

Stayed here after our Lijiang trip. Room size was a little small compared to other Chinese Hotels we have stayed. Bed was comfortable, pillow too soft and thin though, had to ask for extra 2 pillows. Breakfast choice was quite good. Its a large hotel. We ate at the cafe when we arrived late, prices wasn't expensive. Would probably stay... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

This is a great business hotel and has everything you possibly need. Our China office is just beside it so I just walk few steps in the morning to go to work. Around the area, there are many dining options. I felt very safe in this location even when I am alone. I will definitely stay here again while in... More 

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53 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

Kai Wah Plaza is in a nice tall building offering great views of Kunming skyline. Hotel rooms are nice, slighly outdated. Free wifi works great. Laundry service fast, bust ironing quality poor. Minibar fridge was off, not all items from the list were available. Good choice of tv channels in English. Sofa was stained with blood and some white substance,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Breakfast in the restaurant is not so good .usual continental with viennoiserie, fat sausages omelette cocktail tomatoes . If you want to escape this you can turn to Chinese dishes but they are not so good. Some Cantonese dishes should be proposed

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Ann Arbor, MI
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 246 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Kai Wah Plaza hotel in connected to the convention center complex. The entrance is somewhat awkward from a back alley up the hill. The lobby area is pretty basic. There is a restaurant in the first level which I did not try. We had 3 in the room and a roll away bed was provided. The room was good size,... More 

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Beijing, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

good value for money, it is a very good 4* hotel. the location is good, in what they call old city, so not far from many restaurants and shopping streets. breakfast is ok, including chinese and western options. the rooms are big with plenty of space for an extra bed if needed. there is always someone at the front desk... More 

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Novi Ligure, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

A very comfortable room and bed on the Executive floor of this big hotel - at a very reasonable cost. All the staff are very helpful and speak sufficient english for easy communication. I dined in the Chinese restaurant, choosing on a well translated menu, and relaxed with cold beer in the airy lobby bar. Breakfast in the Executive lounge... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

I stayed 2 nights in Kai Wah Kunming Yunnan and I was firstly very impressed by their new International Airport. The design is not far away from the Calatrava style with its nightly illuminated picture to be one of the best I ever saw. At arrival, you are immediately informed that the real Shagri La is at a 40 minutes... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Stayed in this hotel for 2 nights based on our tour leader's recommendation. No major complaint about the room, everything is great, bed is cozy, bathroom is great. The only flaw in our room is that the heater is not functioning well, even after we set at 30 degree Celsius, and after a technician came and a few phone calls... More 

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