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Guilin Ming Palace International Youth Hostel

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Riverside, California
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Awesome place! staff member very helpful. Excellent location for food and market . They only take cash no ATM. Cross from the Hostel is a bar so weekend very noisy. Other then that, I will come back. Yes, they do offer tour guide for Lil River, Rice Terraces and Yangshuo.

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Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A good youth hostel, with friendly English-language staff and good, clean rooms. The restaurant is quite good as well, with pretty good breakfast. My only slight complaint is that the location is slightly noisy.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mixed dorm. No curtains, but has electricity and light. Lockers in place, although a key was missing so had to ask for another one. Nice hot shower. It was near the street and loud, so bring earplugs (probably every hostel) Great staff, really helpfull, english is superb! Helped with all our question! Big PLUS!!! On sunday we made dumplings, nice!... More 

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Guilin, China
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good vibe, comfy beds, large shared spaces, pool table, free laundry, delicious menu, excellent location and a,axing staff who went well beyond normal effort to help figure out travel plans for me...... Stay here for sure.....

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

The door rooms were spacious, beds big and great bathroom. The location is good not great. Free laundry and drying area was a major bonus and the staff answered all my questions however they aren't overly friendly. One negative about the hostel was that there was no atmosphere whatsoever. Overall positive experience, if your looking to meet people though I... More 

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Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

We intended on staying 2 nights but ended up staying for 5. They have a bar and restaurant a large lobby area, a pool room and free laundry. The Wi-Fi was good. The staff are so friendly and helpful. Especially Jason, Annie and Fish. They really made our stay more enjoyable! We were invited to a free dumpling class which... More 

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

It's clean, te room was very spacious, the shower is hot and the staff was very friendly. When we arrived we were invited to join a couple of staffmembers and guests to a midnight bbq. What a lovely way to start our stay in guilin! The staff also hosted a dumpling making class where they showed us how to make... More 

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Wuhan, China
1 review
Reviewed October 10, 2016

The location is quite central, the room was clean and comfortable and the staff were very friendly and helpful. There was also a good selection of Chinese and Western food for good prices. The tours that they offered were also well-organised and great value for money.

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed September 2, 2016

I've stayed in this hostel for 2 nights, in a private room. The room was huge, very clean and has a A/C that gets the job done! The staff is helpful, and provides useful tips on getting to several locations in and around the city using public transport. The hostel has a bar which serves breakfast and where you can... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 24, 2016

it was not easy to find the hostel because we asked several people about the way, also in a restaurant 100 meters away, but nobody knew that place. but that is the only negative point we can say about this place. it's a very charming and clean hostel and we had a fantastic room with a own bathroom with a... More 

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Additional Information about Guilin Ming Palace International Youth Hostel

Address: No.10 Donghua Road | No.10, Guilin 541001, China
Location: China > Guangxi > Guilin
Price Range: $10 - $22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Guilin Ming Palace International Youth Hostel 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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“Try to choose a room away from the busy street and a room at the end of the hall.”
 of 5 bubbles ashleydaly2016, Oct 10, 2016 | Read review
“Free DIY Laundry at Terrace!”
 of 5 bubbles sunnyk28, Apr 19, 2016 | Read review
“Five floor with only stair access”
 of 5 bubbles melm753, Mar 30, 2015 | Read review
“Some of the double rooms have a bath tub for a bit higher tariff.”
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 of 5 bubbles brownprop, Dec 28, 2014 | Read review
“Ask for front facing of the hostel if possible, away from the noisy school at the rear. Also, no lift so try for a lower level.”
 of 5 bubbles michaeljscott, Nov 20, 2014 | Read review
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