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Moondance Boutique Resort

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Fenglou 1 (behind Moon Hill) | Gaotian, Yangshuo County 541900, China
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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

Before returning home we had planned to spend 3 nights and 2 full days at Moondance without further tourist activity as a respite from constant touring during our time in China. This “resort hotel” seemed the perfect place, in country surroundings, away from city hustle bustle. So we didn’t mind the rain which didn’t let up the whole time we... More 

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Moondance is a great location if you prefer to enjoy the incredible geography of Yangshuo over shopping and eating in restaurants near West Street. From our hotel, we rode bikes through the country side and along side the river on a newly completed bike path. The scenery was breath taking! At the end of the bike ride we boarded a... More 

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Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

Stayed here for a week long stay while in the area. Breakfast was average, menu was a little boring though. The tub in the starry night room took over an hour to fill up, and we had to boil more water to make it hot enough, what an experience. The staff was helpful in arranging day trips, though a lot... More 

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Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

We stayed in the Starry room. It was big and we had dinner on the balcony one night. Top marks to the staff who will look after you. Victor was very entertaining. And the girls behind reception were all smiles. It is a fair distance from yangshou but consider that a bonus. Peace by the water, watch the ladies traditionally... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

We spend several days here on a recent tour. The hotel is located just outside Yangshuo, probably 5-10 minutes drive. Set in the Karst mountains I did wonder where we had booked as we crossed a slightly uneven river causeway to get to it but it was a lovely stay. This is definitely on the smaller side for hotels but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

We stayed two nights in this nice hotel. Spacious rooms, good sanitation. Very friendly and helpful staff. If you book tours through the hotel everything is well organized. Little mosquito's are an issue, especially if you sit near the waterfront so use a repellent. The food is fine, try the stuffed peppers! Breakfast could be a bit more elaborate.

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Derbyshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Everything about this hotel is just right. Our room was spacious with a large balcony on two sides and a big bath by a window looking out at beautiful scenery. The hotel is by the river and reached by crossing a stone bridge. Staff were friendly and helpful. My husband believes this hotel is as near to heaven as you... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015 via mobile

The Moondance was a good choice for a relaxing stay in the middle of our holiday. It is about 10km outside Yangshou in a small village, which means you need a taxi or car if you want to get into town however there is a very respectable restaurant in the hotel so you don't need to got out in the... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015 via mobile

Super happy with my few days at Moondance Hotel; I'd just come off a three week solo trip around China and Moondance's quaint and beautiful setting, great service and yummy food were the perfect note to end my trip on. It was easily my favorite hotel in all of China, mostly due to how friendly they were to western travelers.... More 

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NSW AUSTRALIA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

We were staying close by and visited the Moondance a number of times. The location is gorgeous on a river and the views stunning. From the outside deck one can watch the local life come and go across the river, buffalo bathing, ducks, fishermen, a diorama of local life. The small restaurant has an extensive menu and we were very... More 

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