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Aroma Tea House

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Lafayette, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I rarely rate a hotel 5 stars but this one really was. The hotel was small but with unique decor. Every turn of the staircase was a show case with antique. The owner had an large antique collection. We were lucky that he was there that day we checked in. He opened the door of a large room on the...

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Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Pros: Everything!! Staff is supernice and helpful. The location is great, right in front of the lakes and a few minutes walking from the main streets. Great views from the dinning floor. Rooms are nice and spacious. Cons: WiFi is not excellent but still good. Breakfast could be improved, but for that price we have no complains at all!

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AromaTeaHouse, 总经理 at Aroma Tea House, responded to this review

Dear Barrenengoa : Thank you very much for your kind words! We do our best to serve all guests at our hotel and we're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and our service. Our hotel is decorated in the traditional Chinese style and we have numerous unique room options to fit different purposes of stay. We do provide...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With just 20 odd rooms, this is a rather small place allowing the staff to take care of its guests on a first name basis. Don't get irritated by the rather drab exterior of the building. The rooms are neatly renovated and tastefully decorated. As other reviewers have noted, this hotel really has a great location as it sits right...

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AromaTeaHouse, receptions at Aroma Tea House, responded to this review

Dear Juergen , Thank you very much for choosing to stay with Aroma tea house and your advice about how to get to our hotel. Actually you can think about booking the room from our hotel's website: www.aroma-tea-house, and we can give you a free pick-up service, incase some driver not from the local ,they do not know how to...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel has a ton of charmis ideally situated and the staff is super helpful and friendly. Breakfast is very decent and the restaurant has great views of the lake. You can book your stay here without hesitation!

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AromaTeaHouse, Manager at Aroma Tea House, responded to this review

Dear Marc: Thank you very much for your kind words! We do our best to serve all guests at our hotel and we're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and our service. Our hotel is decorated in the traditional Chinese style and we have numerous unique room options to fit different purposes of stay. We do provide buffet...

Strasbourg, France
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff is SO friendly and so helpful, they speak very good english and help us for all type of request (buy train ticket, order taxi, assistance in the room, touristic information...). It was cold during our stay and they bring us home made ginger tea and extra cover without asking! The room are confortable (we were 3 adults staying...

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AromaTeaHouse, 经理 at Aroma Tea House, responded to this review

Dear Lucie, Thanks for your stay with us and give so highly comment. We will try our best to serve every guest and treat them as family member, our 24-hours butler service let every guest feel better stay experience, in our room, we fix best mattesses with Mousse sleep system, and your sleeping will be cozy and comfortable. Aroma Tea...

Midlands UK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Title says it all I think. Boutique hotel, nice rooms, breakfast OK but for evening meals probably better to go out - reception always happy to recommend good restaurants nearby - draw maps, write restaurant names in Chinese characters (often very necessary!) etc. Wouldn't hesitate to pay a return visit.

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AromaTeaHouse, reception at Aroma Tea House, responded to this review

Dear DarkSide, Thank you very much for choosing to stay with Aroma tea house and recommendation (suggestion). Before May 1st,all the rooms and the restaurant has been decorated. We also upgraded our facilities. Such as the beds in the rooms are worth 2500$, we want to help you sleep well after one day's tour. The restaurant provide several kinds of...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location, free breakfast, free shuttle service from airport, free tea tasting, free tour around the lake with visit to the dual pagodas. The staff was amazing and had outstanding English language skills. They assisted us with booking the Li river cruise. This is an extremely charming hotel and offers a traditional China experience. We would like to thank Michele,...

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AromaTeaHouse, reception at Aroma Tea House, responded to this review

Dear Andre L , Thank you very much for choosing to stay with Aroma tea house and recommendation (suggestion). Since you booked the rooms from our hotel's website, so we gave you a free pick-up service. And the breakfasts, some are include in the room rate, some without breakfasts, depending on the reservation you make. And about the free tea...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed October 24, 2016

Hotel is very small as compared to usual hotel we lived in big cities like Shanghai and Beijing. But the most important thing that made me to give 5 star review is the service. Staff was excellent, they were taking care of us like family. They showed us how to find a good restaurant that we were looking for. I...

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AromaTeaHouse, reception at Aroma Tea House, responded to this review

Dear TusharThakur, Thank you so so much for your good comment about we staffs. It's our plesure to have you stay in our hotel, we are so glad you feel happy during your stay.We all wish you a happy life. We all hope to see you again. Next time bring more friends or relatives with you , ok? HAHA...... Best...

Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

A lovely small well located hotel. Miss Tang and her team cannot do enough for you. Tea tasting, art exhibitions, guided walks, arranging taxis etc.... Rooms are well decorated and 498 is especially lovely with genuine antique furnishings. Noodles available for breakfast and limited bar service in evening, but a lovely place to sit and look out over the city....

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AromaTeaHouse, reception at Aroma Tea House, responded to this review

Dear TCMunners, Hi, how is it going ? Thank you so much for your highly comment. Yes, we have many hotel activities, such as show you around the Banyan Lake and the Cedar Lake, show you to our gallery and drink VIP Pu'er tea , and we can help you to arrange the tea ceremony or the painting and calligraphy...

Grenoble, France
Reviewed October 14, 2016

Location : The location was perfect, just in front of the lake and close to most of the Guilin's attractions Hotel : The hotel's atmosphere is really nice, with all those antique furnitures and paintings. The room was big, clean and comfortable. Staff : Staff was great and helpful

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AromaTeaHouse, 总经理 at Aroma Tea House, responded to this review

Dear Christophe, Thank you for your highly comment, we would like to try our best to make your stay as perfect as you expect. We all so happy that you like our hotel's decoration, like our culture, like our rooms, like we staffs. We just upgraded our facilities before May 1st. Such as the beds in the rooms are worth...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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Additional Information about Aroma Tea House

Address: No.9 Ronghu South Road,Xiangshan District, Guilin 541001, China (Formerly Jing guan ming Lou museum hotel)
Location: China > Guangxi > Guilin
Price Range: $39 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Aroma Tea House 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“If you choose a room that you can see the lake you would have some music and noice in the early morning.”
  • The antique collection room on the second floor.
 of 5 bubbles Carole-688, yesterday | Read review
“Lake side room.”
 of 5 bubbles TusharThakur, Oct 24, 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a lake view room on the fourth floor”
 of 5 bubbles dannym547, Oct 7, 2016 | Read review
“As far as I could tell all the rooms are wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles Carol1061, Sep 22, 2016 | Read review
“If you need a break from back packing and have the extra , or a large family, go for the penthouse”
 of 5 bubbles J0hanO, Aug 10, 2016 | Read review
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