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Palace Hotel (Wang Fu Hotel)

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.9 Yigu Street, Nanmen Street, Gucheng District, Lijiang 674100, China
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Ranked #32 of 519 Hotels in Lijiang
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

this was not our part of our scheduled trip, but because of a horrible road accident that closed access to our original hotel, we had to stay here for one night. it was freezing and there was no heat. after asking them about the broken heat, they gave us a few extra blankets. the shower overflowed to the bedroom. i... More

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19 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Good location in old town Lijiang, surrounded by restaurants and artisan shops. Good: they have central heat (some) and free WiFi. They have a night club if you're into that, with live entertainment (loud, but not a problem in our room towards the back). Not so hot: almost zero English spoken. Rooms a little small, few amenities. Like everything in... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

In the heart of Old Lijiang, very roomy and clean. Breakfast is a bit limited especially if you are not in for the traditional chinese breakfast dishes. Staff hardly speak any English. Internet in rooms not so reliable.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

This hotel is located in the the center of the old town of Lijiang - no access by car/bus/coach. However electric vehicle available for passenger and luggage. Poor English speaking staff capabilities - as in most Chinese upcountry hotels Limited selection for breakfast as usual in Chinese upcountry hotels - we missed selection of fruits most :-( very good bathroom... More

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Ramat Gan, Israel
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87 reviews 87 reviews
17 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013 via mobile

perfectly located in mid picturesque old town lijiang it's beatutifuly designed and decorated. see pictures. staff very welcoming and helpful above and beyond their call of duty( helped me transfer tons of pictures and vodeos via their computer to my disk on key. room and sirrouding very nice and special. gardens patios , water - loved it. mattress too hard... More

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16 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

We spent 3 wonderful nights in this hotel and have to say how very satisfied with the room and the hotel in general. We did realize that the disco at the front of the courtyard hotel would be noisy at night so we chose a room in the far back. which was more than we expected in amenities and style.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Carpet you wouldn't walk on barefoot. No Internet. Door hung so you can see light around the edges. Sketchy rigged electric extension. Noise from hall. Mosquitoes in the room and window that leaves gaps when closed (but beautiful window) no safe in room, some lovely staff who are Naxi people, some unfriendly ones who are not, located near ancient city.... More

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Brisbane Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

This is a more traditional Chinese Hotel located in the “Old Town” part of Lijiang. If you want to experience living in the Chinese environment you have to stay here. The hotel is more than adequate though the rooms are a bit dated. The hotel Courtyards are a wonderful area to relax and coffee/tea is provided after 11.00 AM. Many... More

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16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

I haven´t see the other ones, so I´ll have to take the word of those who have. The rooms are spacious but not very practical - no wardrobes, no comfortable chair, no reading light. The king size bed was a combination of 2 beds with a small step in between due to the different heights, so it really ends up... More

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78 hotel reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Stayed in this hotel for 4 nights. It is very central in the old town and relatively quiet if away from the club part. Our room was spacious and clean and set in a courtyard which was very attractive indeed. The laundry service was cheap and efficient. However, very few of the staff spoke any English at all and the... More

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Address: No.9 Yigu Street, Nanmen Street, Gucheng District, Lijiang 674100, China
Location: China > Yunnan > Lijiang
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Palace Hotel (Wang Fu Hotel) 4*
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