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The Kylin Grand Hotel

No.76 Chenghuangmiao Street, Pingyao County 031100, China
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Ranked #2 of 78 hotels in Pingyao County
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014
Deborah B Botucatu, SP
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Botucatu, SP
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I liked very much this hotel because it is a typical chinese building, with nice rooms. I have to tell you that we were among friends and none of our three rooms had air condicioner working. I did not complain with the front desk because I did not miss much the use of it. So I do not know if... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 via mobile

Our room is quite comfortable. There are two bathrooms and a living area. The bed is firm and comfortable. The very dim lights in the black-tiled bathrooms make it hard to see. Of our five day stay at the Grand Kylin, coffee was available on one day. There was no bar/lounge. In fact, the dining area was the only auxiliary... More

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blue ridge mountains
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125 reviews 125 reviews
53 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

Had a short but very pleasant stay here. Service was very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was nicely done, with a number of choices, including cooked-to-order noodles (and eggs). Our room was very comfortable and well appointed. Public spaces are very elegant. Location was an easy walk from the south gate entrance of the city wall, and not too far from... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013 via mobile

The design of the hotel is excellent and the staff are extremely helpful and friendly especially Sara the Sales & Marketing Manager who speaks English fluently. The building was formerly a very prestigious school and the architect who redesigned it as a hotel won a National Chinese Design award for it. We stayed for 2 nights and on the first... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

Very nice and clean rooms. We got an unexpected upgrade to a beautiful suite. Sara at the reception in very helpful; she is very nice and speaks English. Bad wi fi in the rooms; breakfast should have more western options. Excellent location. Everything is within a walking distance. Spend no more than two days.

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Melbourne, Australia
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46 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

We stayed in the very modern & beautiful Kylin Grand Hotel in Pingyao in an Executive Suite with was really luxurious with two toilets. We found the front desk staff to have no English skills. We had to use our excellent English speaking guide (Peyton -Hou Peng - peyton163@gmail.com) several times to help us to resolve minor problems. The Hotel... More

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Beijing, China
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39 reviews 39 reviews
25 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

We are a family of four who just came back from our vacation in Pingyao and we stayed there for one night. We booked through a Chinese travel website which is called the Ctrip. We booked two queen size bed rooms and it costs us 880Rmb per night. The nice things about this hotel is the location and the service.... More

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Milan, Italy
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86 reviews 86 reviews
35 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

It is a chinese hotel, with good international standard. Wifi connection is free, the rooms are very big and well furinished. Our bathroom was big and with a great shower, unfortunatelly was a bit dark. The staff is very helpfull, but they do not speal english at all. It is in front of Confucio's temple, inside the ancient city and... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

This hotel is a wonderful blend of western and Chinese. First the location inside the city walls of Pingyao could not be better.The decor and breakfast lean toward being Chinese which only makes sense because Pingyao is not in a westernized area. The bathrooms were western, though, which is all-important! The beds were a bit hard by western standards but... More

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Brussels
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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2012

Excellent location in the old city. Very friendly, early check-in possible. The manager speaks English, and responded quickly to our e-mails prior to our travel. He even organized to buy our “hard-to-get” train tickets to Luoyang. Well appointed rooms. Seems to have less Western tourist than other hotels in the old town.

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Address: No.76 Chenghuangmiao Street, Pingyao County 031100, China
Location: China > Shanxi > Pingyao County
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