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Yangshuo Mountain Retreat

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Travelers' Choice 2018 Winner
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Yangshuo Mountain Retreat overlooks the pristine Yulong River and surrounding karst limestone towers in the heart of the Yangshuo countryside. We are one hour from Guilin, just down the road from Impression Liu San Jie and a quick ride to West Street. A 9-time TripAdvisor Traveler's Choice Award winner, we are American owned and locally run, established in 2000. Our accommodation, food and staff, not to mention our beautiful surroundings are highly rated by the world's top travel guides.
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Guilin Airport29 mi
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived after a busy week of tours to paradise. Stunning scenery and lovely homegrown food. The friendly staff went above and beyond to make our stay the most enjoyable part of our trip to China. Will always remember waking up and eating breakfast by...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank MaddieScotland
Response from UndertheMoon, Manager at Yangshuo Mountain RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Maddie, It's a joy for us to hear that the beauty of Mountain Retreat made such a lasting impression on you. We remain one of the few places in Yangshuo unaffected by traffic or crowds as we are in the heart of the Yulong...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

This retreat is an absolute oasis in the best location by the river. This eco-tourist destination was wonderful. The rooms were spacious, the bathrooms are very clean and there was always hot water. I appreciated the bikes they provided, and we had a wonderful time...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Pamela M
Response from UndertheMoon, Manager at Yangshuo Mountain RetreatResponded May 2, 2018

Dear Pamela, Thank you from all of us at Mountain Retreat for your very kind review. For the past 17 years we have continually upgraded and improved our facilities, so we love to get your feedback that our efforts have made you so happy with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Yangshuo Mountain Retreat is a gem in the middle of the beautiful carsts of the yangshuo area. It was the highlight of my trip to China. Be sure to plan a day to just sit by the water and read a book, and definitely...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from UndertheMoon, Manager at Yangshuo Mountain RetreatResponded 1 week ago

To our Canadian Friend, Thank you for all your kind praise! We are so pleased to be the highlight of your trip to China :) We appreciate your recommendations for other guests such as the activities we suggested for you, (Yulong River rafting and Liu...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for three nights at YMR and it was excellent service by the helpful, friendly staff and the surroundings couldn’t be any more gorgeous! Enjoyed breakfast and dinners outside by the river and spent our days hiking, biking and climbing up nearby Moon Hill....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank TravelFunMom
Response from UndertheMoon, Manager at Yangshuo Mountain RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Friends, It was our pleasure to have you as part of our family this month and we're happy that you took advantage of our recommendations on area activities. Our masseuse Xiao Deng has been with us for over 10 years now and she'll be...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel setting beside the river is gorgeous. You can sunbathe in the gardens beside the river and chill out with a beer or green tea (and excellent home made cookies). We had a fabulous room with a big balcony with comfy day-beds. The room...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank mike_piercy
Response from UndertheMoon, Manager at Yangshuo Mountain RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mike, We love to get such thoughtful and detailed reviews like you've generously written here, thank you! We've noted your feedback on the breakfast and want to let other readers know about this well. As travel agencies set their own packages, we do our...More

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September 9, 2018|
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Response from UndertheMoon | Property representative |
Hello, sorry we just saw this question. It's always easy to chat with us on our website, send us an email or message on our Facebook page. We have heat A/C in all rooms and electric blankets. As it doesn't go below freezing... More
February 6, 2018|
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The maximum we can accommodate in any of our rooms is 4 guests, unless one is an infant or toddler who sleeps with parents. Thanks for asking! You can see our rooms on the main website yangshuomountainretreat
January 20, 2018|
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Response from YorkshireFranky | Reviewed this property |
The hotel are obviously distraught that access is restricted so if you contact them they will be very helpful in getting your transfer from the perimeter. Out of normal daytime hours I don’t think there are restrictions... More
Room Tips
"Ask for a room with a balcony and view of the river."
2 weeks ago
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"Ask for a quiet, riverview room. You won't regret it. No TV, just enjoy the view and the peace and..."
Oct 29, 2018
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"River View"
Oct 8, 2018
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"If you can, rent the wooden cabin. Otherwise, I'd suggest a upper floor river view room in the newer..."
Aug 28, 2018
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