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River View Inn

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   No.15 Binjiang Road, Yangshuo County 541900, China
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Ranked #16 of 300 hotels in Yangshuo County
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This isn't the prettiest Hotel in the world but the location is great, the staff helpful and attentive and at such a low price it is excellent value for money. We would definitely stay here again and recommend it, but making sure that people weren't expecting 5 star. the river, as per the name, is just across the road and... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We got a spacious family room with a balcony overlooking the street facing the river bank. The room is functional and simple. As our room was located in the 2nd floor (the hotel has 2 floors), we had to carry our heavy weight suitcases up through the stairs as there is no elevators there. The hotel itself is located at... More

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Heidelberg, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Vivienne, an English speaking staff member, added tremendous value to our stay by making suggestions and recommendations that were great. We hired her husband (not an English speaker) as driver and guide - he took us to the major sites and great restaurants that would be hard to find if you were not a local all at very reasonable prices.

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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

After spending two nights somewhere a little out of town it was good to stay somewhere much more convenient. The location is great, alongside the river as the name suggests and just around the corner from all the hustle and bustle of the town. The staff where very helpful and spoke very good english. We also hired bikes from the... More

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Durban, South Africa
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18 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

This hotel is in an ideal position when staying in Yangshuo. It is directly opposite the river and close the the shopping area of West Street. The hotel is a little tired. I must say that it one of the few hotels that we stayed in during our trip to China that had "soft Western style beds". The morning breakfast... More

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San Francisco, California
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Stayed here two nights. Room was underwhelming. Front door got stuck on the ground, bed seemed to have permanent soft spot (or broken spring), and there was no separate space for the shower in the bathroom. That being said, I did book the cheapest room - so your mileage may vary. Some of the other rooms appeared to be nicer... More

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128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

After having read the great reviews here and going to the Riverview after staying in a 5-star hotel in Guilin, the room came as quite a shock. No doubt one gets what one pays for but it didn't appear that well maintained or clean. Perhaps it was our luck but our bathroom was rather dimly lit and damp. The shower... More

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52 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Located across the street from the riverfront promenade and a couple blocks away from the bustle of West Street, this hotel is quiet and convenient. Even the cheap rooms in the back have views of the limestone pinnacles that tower over the town. The front rooms on the upper floors are very nice and overlook the river through leafy trees.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

I had a really pleasant stay in River View Hotel. Yangshuo is quite a small city but I really liked the location! Very charming place with a very nice balcony just in front of the Li River. Next to the hotel there is a small local market where you can buy souvenirs and stuff and it is also 5 min... More

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Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Its located i a very nice place, a 15 minute walk from "west street" and belive me you do not want stay close the that loud street . The food at the place is great!! It serves nice breakfast and yami dumplings There is also a very big Manu for vegetarians . You can also book all kinds of trips... More

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Address: No.15 Binjiang Road, Yangshuo County 541900, China
Location: China > Guangxi Zhuang > Yangshuo County
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — River View Inn 2.5*
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This hotel has a prime location, only meters from the Li River. Some English speaking staff who could not have been more helpful. Superior service from all concerned.The usual tourist type shops are only 5 minutes away. This is the place seen on TV where cormorants dive for fish. ... more   less 
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