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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Mar 17, 2013
“Why is an out of business B$B winning an award?”
Aug 20, 2012
“2 days at home at Elizabeth's Inn”
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Reviewed March 17, 2013

I visited this B&B late in 2012. The owner was stressed, snapping at us to stay out of the kitchen, and miserable. She had just been evicted from her property, which no longer had beach access or views due to massive construction around. Her breakfast...More

6  Thank janlohNanchang
Response from BoaoInn, Owner at Boao Inn B&BResponded March 19, 2013

Well you got me on this. I was having a challenging week as you so clearly pointed out. I successfully ran my Inn for more than 5 years gaining many awards as well as being Lonely Planet's #1 pick for Hainan in the last two...More

Reviewed August 20, 2012

We spent 2 lovely days in Bo'ao at Bo'ao Inn with 2 wonderful american breakfasts and banana's muffins. This stay was better than expected with great and interesting conversations with Elizabeth, who knows a lot and not only about Bo'ao. Next time we will stay...More

Thank XiaoLili
Reviewed June 9, 2012

When we were heading to Hainan Island we were looking for some wild beaches to just enjoy the beauty of nature and untouched sea: palm trees, coconut trees and tiny cozy cocohuts. But we were so so so wrong! There's no place like Mandrem Goa...More

5  Thank Raluca_abuletz
Reviewed March 26, 2012

After a hectic month studying Mandarin at Hainan University in Haikou, busy with classes, homework and speaking Chinese 24-7, it was a blessed relief to arrive at the Boao Inn for a relaxing weekend. It was wonderful to chat in English and to enjoy a...More

Thank james461
Reviewed March 5, 2012

If your looking for a warm homy place on your way go the sunny beachs and resorts of sanya - Elizabeth's inn is your address. Starting with the simple fact you can talk (and be understood...) in English, continuing with the rich breakfasts, deataied information...More

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$45 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"All the rooms are spacious, clean and comfortable and have air conditioning."
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"All of the rooms seem to be in good condition. Some have private bathrooms. Pick a seat closest to the..."
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"The double room overlooking the road in front was bright and quiet."
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