We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Howard Johnson Plaza Guiyang

No.29 Zaoshan Road, Guiyang 550003, China
Hotel amenities
Howard Johnson Plaza Guiyang
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Ranked #8 of 502 Hotels in Guiyang
A recent review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014
Gary M Worcester, United Kingdom
Write a Review

149 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Worcester, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
30 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

…. for a Howard Johnson. Showed some signs of age but overall not bad. The front of desk staff were very helpful and they now know what GBP are in comparison to €. Dining room at night had run out of a lot of the things we wanted (we got their just before they shut), which was a bit disappointing... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Wotton-under-Edge, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

I was very surprised by the welcome experienced at the hotel. I called in advance and arranged for a car to meet me (first time in China!) and he was there, no problem. The only English speaker manageress met me and helped me settle in and thereafter she was gracious and very willing to assist with all kinds of requests.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2011

The Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel was first rate. It was extremely well-decorated, clean, and comfortable, and the construction quality was good. It has a very good restaurant with international fare (burgers, steaks) with an excellent breakfast buffet. The hotel also has an excellent Cantonese restaurant on the third floor. Very well-prepared Cantonese and Guiyang-style dishes that brought us back for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
23 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2011

I've traveled all over China and this hotel sticks out in my mind as one of the best I have stayed at. FYI, we typically stay at mid-range choices, so I'm not comparing this to the Shangri-La or anything. The room was on the small side, but very comfortable, tastefully decorated. I slept really well here because the bed was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Cape Town
Top Contributor
110 reviews 110 reviews
39 hotel reviews
204 helpful votes 204 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2009

I stayed at this hotel in June 2009 for a conference attendance and had a pleasant stay. The rooms are cleaned on a daily basis although I had some problems with the draining system of the shower as the water was flowing out fast enough. The staff is friendly but not a lot of them speak English and sometimes it... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Regina, Saskatchewan
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2008

Stayed at this hotel with a healthcare delegation (mainly nurses) who were touring the area. Found this hotel to be excellent and better than our Marriott hotel in Beijing. There are not many Caucasions in this city, so not surprizingly few of the locals or hotel staff speak English. They were very friendly, however, and I could usually made myself... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2006

Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel is very nice and clean. I had a room that had two double beds. The room was spacious. However, the air-conditioning seems to be stuck at 25 degrees celsius. We called the front desk and they advised us to open the windows because that's as low as the thermostat goes. The Riviera (where you can get... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

15 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (11)
Room/suite (3)
Bathroom (2)
View from room (1)
Hotel & grounds (1)
Other (4)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (4)
Dining (1)
Room/suite (1)
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question