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Shilin Hotel

Beihai Scenic Area, Huangshan 245800, China
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Ranked #40 of 401 Hotels in Huangshan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014
Bunbacan B Dublin, Ireland
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

Good location, bit quite compare to others. Very expensive and nice staff except one man. He is the only one speaks english but quite impatient and you might feel he is rude, Certainly no smile or small talk. Room is not clean and bed is no different. People still smoking in no smoking area. Location very close to watching sun... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Located on the top of the mountain with too small room and bathroom facilities. If you stay only for one or two nights and spend most of your time trekking around Huangshan area, this hotel will be a good place to stay. Restaurant, breakfast and room all average but with friendly staff

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Moscow, Russia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Planning our trip to Huangshan we understood that we want to stay at the top of mountains and that all hotels there would be overpriced. This is exactly relevant to Shilin hotel. In general the hotel is not bad; simply you need to understand that such location cost money, but not the hotel itself, I would rank it as 3*.... More

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Penang, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Ideally located for one night stop. You can catch sunrise just around the corner and sunset is not too far away. The Xihai canyon is also about 30mins hike away. The twin room is very cosy and we are able to see the Taiping cable car from our window. Room is clean but small. What to expect when everything is... More

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013 via mobile

This hotel located at the Mt. Huangshan. The nearest hotel to go to Lion Peak for those who wants to see the sunrise. Unfortunately I was late at that time so the Lion Peak already pack with people. Make sure you bring your coat or jacket because even I went there on summer, the condition is very cold up there,... More

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Toronto, Canada
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36 hotel reviews
467 helpful votes 467 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Previous reviewers had very negative things to say about the Shilin Hotel. Perhaps they only stayed in 1 place on the mountain top and were not able to compare the Shilin to other hotels in the vicinity. We stayed in 3 hotels over 3 nights and this one of the better places(the worst was Hotel Baiyun). We arrived at 1:30... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here overnight having booked a queen room with a view on ctrip. One of the most expensive hotels on our trip for a second rate hotel. Checked in only to find our queen room was actually a double. The room was so small I couldn't even squeeze to do a push up next to the bed. Not that I... More

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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103 reviews 103 reviews
38 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

I'm writing this as a budget backpacker who stayed in the dorm room of the hotel, not the even more ridiculously priced rooms. The hotel is at the top of the mountain in a decent location. All hotels here take advantage of people wanting to stay the night so all drinks, food and accommodation are overpriced and you don't get... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
23 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

This hotel, which opened in 1998, is located at the foot of Lion Peak in the Yellow Mountain region. Essentially, it's at the top of a mountain, accommodates hikers and has a very high throughput of guests (few stay more than one night). Thus, we didn't expect much. Imagine our surprise, therefore, when we discovered a comfortable, genuinely four-star hotel... More

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Manila, Philippines
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4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

Hotel room is a bit small but did fit an adult and 2 kids. Beds are ok, room is warm during the winter. You just have to bring your own toiletries as they charged you if you use theirs. Food on the hotel is a bit expensive but porters have to carry them up every single day. You will bump... More

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Address: Beihai Scenic Area, Huangshan 245800, China
Location: China > Anhui > Huangshan
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Number of rooms: 164
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