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No.4 Lianfeng Alley, Yangshuo County 541900, China
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked three nights and ended up staying 8 nights with my boyfriend in a double room! If you like party but you like to go hiking and find "secret" places this is your hostel! Seriously we did not want to leave!! The staff Fen, Sophie and Vivienne are awesome, friendly, helpful, speak very good English and great fun! Thank... More

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Turin, Italy
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55 reviews 55 reviews
18 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Pleasant stay, family room was ok and 20 RMB continental breakfast is good value. Best tips are location and the rooftop terrace with bar (great view even from the laundry terrace... Don't miss it!) No towels provided in the room (didn't ask wether it's possible to hire them).

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
35 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

The beds are quite nice and they did not have elevators. The location is good as it's just few minutes walk from West Street. They only had 2 communal showers for dorms so you need to queue for bathing session. The wifi is very bad at level 5 dorms. Like the rooftop bar view, as you can see yangshuo from... More

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8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

+ really nice view from roof top + staff speaks good english + snooker & drafts are free + good value/money + clean room + free wifi + good offer of activities (value/money) - dryer coins are in fact 1 CNY in coin, but they charge you 2 CNY for one coin what is a little bit unfair - dryer... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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62 reviews 62 reviews
17 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

About: We stayed 3 days, 1 night in our own private double ensuite, and the other nights in a dormitory Pros: - Amazing rooftop bar / with an incredible view. Arguably the best view in Yangshuo (compared to the other hotels) ... I really didn't see any others that could compete. - Rooms are clean, and spacious. - Free Washing... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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34 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Dorms were clean and bathrooms ok. The staff is nice and the included breakfast is basic but good. They have a superb terrace with a bar, even if we haven't try to party there (based on the pictures, parties look like fun in this place). The hostel is in the center of Yangshuo.

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Taiyuan, China
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

We stayed at Showbiz Inn during the Chinese Spring Festival. Every night was quiet except the final two nights which were booming with the sounds of fireworks rebounding off the mountains. I don't think there's a kitchen or any food in the hostel, but it has an awesome rooftop bar with cheap beer, free pool, board games, and a fantastic... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

My favourite place in the whole of china. Staff were so lovely and helpful! Great view and rooftop bar. Dorm rooms were clean and bathrooms were good. laundry was free for self service which was useful! Its really close the everything and they offer so many activities. Massive thank you to all the staff for everything.

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Taiyuan, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

The staff at Showbiz Inn were really friendly, very willing to help and gave great tips on what to do around Yangshuo. The rooftop bar was cheap compared to the bars around West Street, played decent music and there's a pool, darts and other games. The room was clean, a bit chilly, but I didn't spend too much time in... More

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Arlington, Virginia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

I was here last summer. Friendly staff and the owner is really nice. The rooftop bar is awesome. It has a great view. The location is very central to everything else. The rooms had plenty of space and the beds were comfortable as well.

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Address: No.4 Lianfeng Alley, Yangshuo County 541900, China
Location: China > Guangxi Zhuang > Yangshuo County
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Promotion on March ! Private room 80yuan/night! Dorm bed 25yuan/night! We have the best dorm,roof top bar and view in town! Free laundry!Showbiz inn is the best place for backpackers, it's located in an alley of the west street( the heart of YangShuo), also VERY close to Li river and BiLian peak (lotus green peak,YangShuo main peak),but away from all the hustle and bustle.we guarantee we are the most secure hostel in YangShuo, lockers,IC cards door lock, main gate door lock system, night-watch man,CCTV in whole building.we've done everything we could to secure your stay here.Our dorms & rooms are equipped with clean,comfortable beds (all with sitting toilet ,AC/heater,24hour hot water,lockers),and we offer many services to our customers such as laundry , wifi,hairdryer,over 300 DVDs& drinking water all for free! Our guests will also get special prices on the bar's drinks.we also have pick-up service from yangshuo to GuiLin airport , it takes about 80minutes,90km,book a taxi from us only 280yuan.(current taxi at airport is 350yuan.) if with 4~6people we also have van,400yuan.Showbiz roof top bar definitely benefits from the best view on Li river, bilian peak(yangshuo's main peak) and yangshuo village's roofs.let you have a unforgettable view from it.and also is the best place to meet people and have a appropriate drinking night life. showbiz rooftop bar has a relaxed cool atmostphere, all in light wood. Guests can enjoy a wide selection of drinking games as well as pool, beer pong, darts,sorts of chess & cards while drinking strong cocktails ! beer from10yuan, mix drinks from 15yuan. ... more   less 
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