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Li River Retreat

No.1 Shuang Village, Yangshuo County 541900, China
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Whitby, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful riverside retreat in a small three story building with a lovely rooftop terrace. The rooms are well sized with a balcony and very comfortable beds, a welcome change on our China trip. The room furniture is local style and very well done. The welcome was very friendly and the whole setup is one of peace and restfulness. It... More 

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Alicante Province, Spain
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

lovely hotel in with fabulous views from all rooms. rooms were comfortable with good facilities but the meals on the terrace were as good as any food we had in china with the best outlook possible at very reasonable prices.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We have just stayed at Li River Retreat for 3 nights and had a fantastic time, the staff were excellent, food was very good and we loved the relaxed atmosphere, but the best part was the stunning views of the mountains and Li river. The bedrooms were great - loved the soft beds and enjoyed the views from the balcony.... More 

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72 reviews 72 reviews
26 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

What a view! We had the Riverview room. Windows on three sides. Very comfortable. Lovely walk into Yamgshuo. Staff very friendly and helpful. Service could be slow, so if you need to be up and running early, book your breakfast the night before. Would go back there.

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Orlando, Florida
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61 reviews 61 reviews
33 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

The Li River Retreat is a small and charming hotel along the Li River near Yang Shou. It is NOT within walking distance of the town. Taxi is the only way to get there. And the actual driveway up the hill to the hotel is so steep and the turn so sharp that many taxis will want to drop you... More 

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Shanghai Region, China
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56 reviews 56 reviews
18 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Great location, great view of the Li RIver and the hills, very friendly staff, nice rooms, within walking distance from Yanghsuo (alternatively: taxis can be arranged, RMB 30 one way) - a great place to stay outside the touristy town of Yangshuo. We especially liked the rooftop terrace, which is open to all the guests. Taking the Guilin-Yangshuo river cruise... More 

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Osaka, Japan
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This is a 'must stay at' hotel! The location is perfect. You are up in the mountains where the surroundings are so peaceful. The room was well decorated, very clean and spacious. We thoroughly enjoyed the English speaking staff's warm hospitality and helpfulness in arranging any tours we wanted to go on. The food was well prepared and presented and... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

A gorgeous little boutique hotel outside Yangshuo. Only the sound of birdsong and crickets to disturb you. Great views of the river and mountains from the balcony. Charming staff, proper wine for dinner, delightful rooms and complimentary fluffy slippers (for some!). My favourite hotel when I visited China for 2 weeks - wish I could have stayed longer.

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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

What a fantastic place! Great location and what a view to wake up to in the morning. Family friendly (kids loved Happy the hotel pooch) Short walk into town along the river. Ate at the restaurant most evenings. Staff were extremely friendly and efficient, and helpful at arranging taxis back to Guilin. Good base from which to explore the surrounding... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

If you want to get away from the noise of the city and just relax and unwind a few days this hotel is ideal. I was sick with a tummy bug when I arrived and the receptionist girls were great in obtaining me a herbal chinese remedy to cure the ill health I had. I spent time their recovering and... More 

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Address: No.1 Shuang Village, Yangshuo County 541900, China
Location: China > Guangxi Zhuang > Yangshuo County
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Li River Retreat Hotel Yangshuo County
Li River Retreat Yangshuo County
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#2 Family Hotel in Yangshuo County
#6 Romantic Hotel in Yangshuo County
#19 Best Value Hotel in Yangshuo County

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