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Tian Yuan Kui Hostel

No.73 Mingqing Street, Pingyao County 031100, China
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4.5 of 5 stars 168 Reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

old Pingyao house, with its small streets, huge bed, bathroom a bit basic but the place is so amazing that one doesnt care. I had dinner there with Chinese people I had met on the plane and they said food was amazing ! I totally agree ! very well located in the main street of Pingyao

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

we stayed here for 2 nights in a spacious room with big bathroom. Very nice rooms. Staff is friendly and the restaurant is excellent! Very romantic setting with the little courtyards. Would recommand the hotel and restaurant!

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is a quaint old Chinese hotel with charm and character. Many rooms of all sizes in a lovely settings of small courtyards, with antique furniture and plants. Places to rest and sit in peace. Big comfortable beds. we had to change rooms because the bed was so big it took up most of the room. The manager was most... More 

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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

A charming place with atmospehere. Great location on the major pedestrian street in the old town. Rooms are small, but comfortable. Decent wifi. The negative aspects: Laundry is very expensive (5 Rmb for a pair of socks) It takets time before the shower gets hot The cuisine is uneven. Taxis arranger by the hotel are expensive

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Came here primarily for the outdoor courtyard seating at the back, though there isn't enough seating and the benches are small and narrow. Inside is much better, lots more spaces, huge menu, great food and good music. Staff attentive and friendly. Good opening hours too, 7am!

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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

A fantastic location in the heart of the city, inside the city walls. Within minutes walking distance to the shops, museums, city walls. The room was warm, underfloor heated, clean-ish (the floors could do with a good scrub) and the bathroom was of a good size, clean and comfortable. This guesthouse is an old fashioned courtyard home - so understand... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014 via mobile

Very reasonably priced. Very clean rooms with an authentic old world feel but modern amenities, including wifi, western toilets, heating and air conditioning. Their restaurant is great good and ranked #3. They rent bikes for RMB 10/day which is a great walls to explore the city. While in town, make sure to have Pingyao beef with cilantro!

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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151 hotel reviews
599 helpful votes 599 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

The guest house has an ideal location right in the middle of the ancient town / city of Pingyao close to the large tower astride the main street. We were met by Alice who was very helpful and spoke excellent English. The rooms are all set inside a small maze of courtyards - in fact one of the most memorable... More 

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26 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We stayed here for five nights. We arrived when it was dark which felt very bustling and magical. The guest house is very basic and authentic. We loved the massive beds and the open showers. The food is really good here. It does get busy with tour groups. The staff are hit and miss, some of them just slob around... More 

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brisbane
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

November 2013 was our 3rd stay at this lovely hostel/guesthouse/hotel and we were just as thrilled as on the other previous occasions in 2003 and 2007. The owner/manager, Rainbow, and her staff are marvellous -professional and courteous; the restaurant provides delicious meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) at very reasonable prices and table service is very professional; the restaurant and bar... More 

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Address: No.73 Mingqing Street, Pingyao County 031100, China
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Location: China > Shanxi > Pingyao County
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Number of rooms: 30
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