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Xihai Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Xihai Scenic Spot, Huangshan 242709, China
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Ranked #6 of 353 hotels in Huangshan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
59 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013 via mobile

We stayed in the supposedly 5 star section of this hotel, which is said to be the best on the Mountain. That may be, but although this hotel is fine, it certainly isn't five star. The good things. Location on the Mtns is very good, and reasonable distance to hiking trails - note, nothing is close and there are lots... More

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Seattle, Washington
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Newly renovated rooms. Very comfortable stay. Great view of the mountain. Room rate did not include bfast. One gripe is that it took at least 3.5 hours of hiking in the mountain to get to the hotel from the commonest entry point of the state park. A luggage porter will be nice, even for a fee.

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Barrie, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

This hotel is located at the top of Yellow Mountain. We stayed here for 2 nights in September 2013. We were there to hike the mountains, see the scenery and experience the outdoors. Not to sit in our rooms. The rooms were small, damp and old, but clean. It was perfectly fine for a few nights. We stayed in the... More

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Villa Park, California
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105 reviews 105 reviews
28 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

You work up a sweat getting from the cable car to the hotel. The hotel says its only 1000 meters or .62 miles but they fail to tell you its up and down, up and down multiple stairs. You leave the bulk of your luggage at a hotel at the base of the mountain and take only the essentials to... More

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Suzhou, China
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

just came back from a tiring but amazing trip to huangshan mountains. stayed in the xi hai hotel one night of a 2 night / 2 different hotel package booked on a chinese homepage. we enjoyed the stay in this hotel because the beds were comfy, the tv had some english channels and the view from our room was quite... More

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Shenzhen, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Hotel location is very nice...room good, Breakfast was great!! but if you think you find the classic hotel typical of the the mountains Xihai is not what will you find!!! A huge structure with chic furnishings ... typical structures for super-rich Chinese who love this type of furniture and style. The restaurant (typically with Chinese food) is located in the... More

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Paris, France
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51 reviews 51 reviews
16 hotel reviews
295 helpful votes 295 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

We booked on ctrip...2 nights in a Queen Room (level 6) with mountain view. Clean and very comfortable room. You can make tea (only tea, no coffee) in the room. Of course, you have to book a room in the new building. It's a modern hotel with nice design. Good location. Staff is very friendly and helpful but their english... More

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Santa Monica
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Like other reviewers, thanks to Leslie R for pointing out the new hotel. It is indeed very modern and clean - even has wifi. Since there is a lot of humidity up in the mountains, the rooms had a very very slight musty smell. Based on reviews of other older hotels, I'm pretty sure this is a major plus for... More

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San Francisco, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

I knew beforehand that this hotel has an old wing and a new 5-star new wing. I booked through Agoda. For $160 a night, I thought I was booking a room in the new wing. I did call the hotel trying to confirm but they couldn't as the bookings aren't sent from Agoda to the hotel until the day of... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

Everything that went into building and furnishing this hotel had to be hoisted up the mountain. Quite some feat!! The rooms are generous and well apportioned. (However, at 6mo, it is already showing signs of wear and tear.) The lobby is grand, as all lobbies are in China. The service is adequate. The staff tries hard to please. Note: do... More

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Address: Xihai Scenic Spot, Huangshan 242709, China
Location: China > Anhui > Huangshan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Xihai Hotel 3*
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