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Kai Wah Plaza International Hotel

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.157 Beijing Road, Guandu District, Kunming 650011, China
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel seems to promise a lot with the marble, glass, and soaring ceiling of the lobby, but the watered-down, over-priced drinks at the bar, the aching air-conditioning, wavering wi-fi and worn carpets tell the true story. This place is getting by, more or less, and little money is going into routine maintenance. The pool is grimy, and swim at... More

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58 reviews 58 reviews
35 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location, 15 years old, mostly well maintained (pool has seen better days), rooms are very well appointed, so was very happy overall, with the exception of poor wifi that dropped out constantly and was slow when you could get online. Candy, the guest relations manager, was excellent, booked some train tickets for us and changed our room (twin to... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the location is in the heart of the Kunming city, walking distance to street food and many touristic shops. the rooms are comfortable, clean, and if you stay at a high floor (30+) you have a breathtaking view of the city especially at night. breakfast buffet where a western traveler will find a lot to eat.

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Colombo
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

This is one of the most prestigious 5 star hotels in Kunming. Any taxi driver will know how to drive there. Good location and good place. Most of the staff can speak some English. Near to the Railway station and the bus from New air port stop very closer to this Hotel. So, no need to get a taxi. Just... More

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Asia, Peru
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62 reviews 62 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Stayed at this hotel room are ok...a deluxe room but compare tother hotel for this deluxe room type the size is considered small...more over the drive is too congested too many park cars and drop off becomes very rush due to vehicles awaiting behind...to make it feel more congested there is a huge construction of the World Trade Centre going... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
33 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Good size room with comfortable bed and pillows. Bright room, good shower and bath tub. The down side is the air conditioning as it seems that nothing happen when you adjust the temperature knob. The only consolation is that you can push the window open but be mind full it is a dangerous situation with kids around. Breakfast is just... More

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Hong Kong, China
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134 reviews 134 reviews
45 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

So, I'm passing through Kunming and I learn that my layover will be stretched to a 1/2 day and there are no landside lounges (besides rooms for $15/hr) in the airport. Kai Wah seemed to be the most sensible choice in the middle of the city, a few blocks from the main train station. I was here over CNY, so... More

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San Mateo, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

The Kai Wah Plaza International is a clean, modern hotel. The staff were very accommodating and friendly. I arrived late and there was a large group from HK checking-in ahead of me. One staff member walked around the group and asked me to one side -- saving me :20 minutes or more in line! Once I had been given the... More

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14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

5 star hotel with 4 star amenities. Room was warm enough as the air condition was working fine. Other than that nothing to shout about except it is near train station with airport buses that you can take at jinjiang hotel which is diagonally opposite this hotel. Swimming pool area needs to be upgraded as it is very old and... More

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london
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

There are no western chain hotels in Kunming [although a new Intercontinental has just opened, but not very central] This is probably the closest hotel you will find to international standard and ticks most boxes. Comfortable rooms, large bathrooms and good breakfast Go for the highest floor you can for some excellent far reaching views... and of course will be... More

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Address: No.157 Beijing Road, Guandu District, Kunming 650011, China
Location: China > Yunnan > Kunming
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Hotel Class:5 star — Kai Wah Plaza International Hotel 5*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#8 Luxury Hotel in Kunming #17 Best Value Hotel in Kunming
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