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Shambala Ranch Hotel

No.85 Dawa Road, Shangri-La County 674400, China
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2011

We had high hopes of this place from the photos, especially my wife. It COULD be excellent if it were not for the attitude of the staff. Problems: -dirty -they only "cleaned" our room (at 2pm) when we pointed out it really needed it. Consisted of throwing our duvet back on the bed, changing towels and nothing else. Very few... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2011

I booked this hotel with some trepidation, seeing that there were not that many reviews. This hotel surpassed my expectations and I would recommend it. I was told by a guide that you can get similar rooms in good hotels for cheaper than what we paid, but I was happy with what we had and believed it was reasonably good... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2009

The rooms are very nice and the building (traditional tibetan building) as well. We wanted to stay in the old city but all hotels there didn't have running water for several days (there is a severe water supply problem in Zhongdian), so no showers possible there. The Shambala Ranch Hotel has always running water. The location is not too great... More 

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Tampa, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2009

Had reserved a room in Shangri-la's 4-star hotel and then found this one closer to the Old Town area. Quaint, Tibetan courtyard style hotel with modern bathrooms and wood paneling. The hotel was 6 months old when we stayed, and it was in great condition. Found out about it when we went to the Tibetan Cafe, and they recommended. It's... More 

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