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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
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Canberra, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for three nights - for us it was lovely - a little out of town so it was quiet with great river views. It was being managed by an Australian guy and his family. At most I could have recommended a coat of paint in a few places but he told us that the week after we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed there for a long weekend. Here is my summary: - AMAZING VIEWS - The hotel has amazing views of the mountains out of the room balconies or the entrance patios. Really breathtaking and some of the best in the area. - PEACEFUL LOCATION - The hotel is a 10-15 min pleasant walk to the center of town. Downtown... More 

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San Francisco, California, United States
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed during the off season, so crowds were very thin to start, but we could see how nice it would be to stay here during the peak tourist season as well since you're a bit removed from the bustle of West Street. The lodge is a ~15 minute walk from 'downtown' Yangshuo on a pleasant paved road along the... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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83 reviews 83 reviews
29 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked ahead to score the nicest room at Li River Retreat and it was lovely with a beautiful balcony overlooking the beautiful Li River. There were two huge air con units which completed negated the summer heat. The town is a 15-20 walk or a 5 minute taxi ride away although the town can be extremely touristy and it... More 

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Hong Kong
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Listen, this property is fine. There are no big issues with the place. All the glowing reviews on Trip Advisor that you're reading are for the most part accurate. But there is something I feel the need to express and perhaps to caution potential travelers. Originally, I booked for 5 nights, 6 days, and as I suddenly couldn't make the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is perfect for those who look for a quiet, relaxing getaway. The hotel is in the middle of no where hence, options for food or shopping is limited to none. You can get a taxi to town (35¥) or rent a bike from the shop 100m outside the hotel. It's gonna be hard and does not look safe... More 

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Whitby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

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
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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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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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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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#3 Family Hotel in Yangshuo County
#6 Romantic Hotel in Yangshuo County
#19 Best Value Hotel in Yangshuo County

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