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Moondance Boutique Resort

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3.5 of 5
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Fenglou 1 (behind Moon Hill) | Gaotian, Yangshuo County 541900, China
Moondance Boutique Resort
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Ranked #6 of 370 Hotels in Yangshuo County
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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed a nice coffee break with yunnan coffee and apple pie for the adults. The kids had fresh jucie and ice cream pancakes. We just passed by this place on a great day out on the bikes. The garden is very peaceful, next to the river. The kids found a lot of things to do.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed for 5 nights with two young boys - 5 & 7. The time at Moondance was perfect & will live long in our memory. The location is spectucularly beautiful & the small friendly hotel & grounds create a very relaxing atmosphere - what makes it truly memorable are the staff - thankyou Susan & Team - job very well... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

My adult son and I stayed here for two nights in late January 2015. It was a very pleasant place. Close to Moon Hill, the old banyan tree and few of the caves it is a great base camp for the area. Rooms are nice, with modern amenities. Wifi is strong throughout just realize you have to choose a different... More 

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Southlake, Texas
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

This is a lovely resort in Yangshuo--the room was comfortable, very clean and large--we had a deck off the room which was lovely place to drink morning tea and journal. The staff is so helpful and fun. The food was really good! They also have a full bar with happy hour. Nice to sit after a full day. The hotel... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We have now stayed at this hotel twice as I was so impressed with it, and would almost recommend not bothering staying in Guilin and come straight here. The first time we took our two children aged 5 and 3 who just loved it and wanted to stay on with Tania, the manager and let us go back to Hong... More 

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Amman, Jordan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

What we love about Moondance: If you are looking for a retreat away from the worlds cares, this is it. We stayed 9 nights. 3yr old establishment, well run by an expat who married a Chinese lady. Good architecture n construction with charming local style. Room we stayed was 'family room' for four - exceptionally spacious with clean n comfortable... More 

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

My husband and I stayed 5 nights in September in the apartment suite. It was an amazing stay. The staff and the owner are incredibly kind and welcoming. They organized many high quality daytrips for us as well. The setting and facilities are impeccable and memorable. Highest recommendation! We will be back some day.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

we had the two bedroom suite. not a luxury hotel, but a laid-back atmosphere. we staid 4 nights, whereas most guest staid for only one night. the pool is small and could have been locared much nicer than directly glued to the building; more for refrehment than to hang around. the hotel is remotely located, but we were happy with... More 

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Macau, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

This is a very relaxing hotel and we stayed here for 3 nights in mid-October. When we arrived, we were given the key and shown straight to our room while they checked in for us which was a nice touch. The room itself was big although the view we had wasn’t that great and we could just about see the... More 

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Can't think of the last time we hugged the hotel staff upon leaving, however with great staff like Sandra and Tanya you'll see why. You will enjoy the peaceful location of the hotel as the general area draws lots of tourists its nice to have quite place for the evening. The property has free bikes and its an easy base... More 

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