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Dandong Friend Plaza Hotel

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No.158 Binjiang Middle Road, Zhenxing District, Dandong 118002 China
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#1 of 162 hotels in Dandong
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Friend Plaza Hotel Dandong, on the banks of the Yulu River, is the city's first International 5 star Hotel. Luxurious guest rooms, meticulous service and quality entertainment make it the choice for both business and leisure travellers.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Tennis court
Babysitting
Business Center with Internet Access
Wifi
Hot tub
Indoor pool
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Baggage storage
Concierge
Currency exchange
Gift shop
ATM on site
Express check-in / check-out
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Shoeshine
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Air conditioning
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Minibar
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Non-smoking rooms
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Family rooms
Smoking rooms available
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Great View
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JohnBrown69 wrote a review Feb 2018
London, United Kingdom1 contribution1 helpful vote
I found this hotel amazing. but the bed was really terrible because it broke after I had banged out the manager. I was with bev and bob and they were the best there singing was amazing I had such a fun time..
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Date of stay: June 2017
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Trip type: Traveled on business
Room Tip: to get a good room you need a lot of money.
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Myrnamug wrote a review Apr 2017
Shenyang, China16 contributions12 helpful votes
Very pleasant hotel ... Spacious clean rooms ... Great Breakfast Buffet ... Super large Swimming Pool ... and we liked the fact that the hotel was out of the hustle and bustle of the city centre and yet close enough to grab a cheap taxi to go in town :-) ... A lot of attractions available in Dandong ;-)
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Date of stay: May 2016
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Trip type: Traveled with family
Room Tip: take the package including breakfast and ask for the river view
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SaintRef wrote a review Sep 2016
Gold Coast, Australia126 contributions28 helpful votes
Nice enough hotel, with decent facilities. Great to look out of the window across the Yalu River to North Korea. Downtown is quite a stroll away (or a taxi ride). Bar staff were very friendly. Air conditioning is poor, and fridges just don't get cold enough.
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Date of stay: August 2016Trip type: Traveled solo
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Mumon7 wrote a review May 2016
Camas, Washington, United States3 contributions3 helpful votes
Room was a typical room for a Crowne Plaza Hotel, which it was when I went there in 2009. The restaurant, though was strange. It was one of those Brazilian meat restaurants - all you can eat meat! - just over the river from Sinuiju, North Korea. One of the two strangest meals I ever had in China. Great food, but the irony... NOTE: This was from July 2009, not June 2015.
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Date of stay: June 2015
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Trip type: Traveled with family
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53ravi wrote a review Oct 2015
Currambine, Australia24 contributions7 helpful votes
Apart from the premium price we had to pay for staying in this hotel during the National Day holiday, it was still great: Check-in was smooth without the need for unnecessary delays and the staff were genuinely friendly and always at-hand to help out. They would always stop to ask if we needed any help。 While some were able to converse in simple English, the others simply gestured what we had wanted to know. The room we had was on a higher floor and offered sweeping views of the Moon Island and the North Korean peninsula. In spite of it being called a Superior Room it was spacious; the bathroom too was spacious and had a good amount of toiletries. Housekeeping, while prompt were attentive and ensured that everything was clean. The excellent breakfast experience is also worth mentioning as it had a good spread of Chinese, Japanese and English food, that were quickly replenished. My request for an omelette was acceded to, personally by the Executive Chef, who was always seen on the floor - ensuring that everything was working like clockwork. He even sampled food that came right out of the kitchen, before they were placed in their rightful areas - something that I've not seen anywhere else (including 5-star hotels/properties) but I was pleased to have witnessed such dedication to food that was served to guest. The closeness of the hotel to attractions, like the 'infamous broken bridge', the riverside cruise and all the other local restaurants, meant that we could take casual strolls to these places when we wished. While not making use of the hotels' facilities such as the Business centre & etc, for which we have given it a good rating, we are still very happy with the choice of staying with the Friend Plaza Hotel Dandong. It has truly left a lasting impression that we now look forward to staying at this hotel once again, and hope to be in Dandong soon.
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Date of stay: October 2015
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Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Room Tip: Rooms facing the river and on higher floors.
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PRICE RANGE
$85 - $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Crowne Plaza Hotel Dandong
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ChinaLiaoningDandong
NUMBER OF ROOMS
356
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Frequently Asked Questions about Dandong Friend Plaza Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Dandong Friend Plaza Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Yalu River Broken Bridge (2.5 miles), Yalu River Park (2.9 miles), and North Korean border at Dandong (4.3 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Dandong Friend Plaza Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an indoor pool, free wifi, and free breakfast.
What food & drink options are available at Dandong Friend Plaza Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Dandong Friend Plaza Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Dandong Friend Plaza Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Dandong North Korean Restsurant, U.B.C. Coffee (DanDong), and Coffee PeiNi.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Dandong Friend Plaza Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to an indoor pool and a fitness center during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Dandong Friend Plaza Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Dandong Friend Plaza Hotel offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Are there any historical sites close to Dandong Friend Plaza Hotel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Baoguang Temple (4.5 miles) and Dandong Mituo Temple (3.7 miles).
Is Dandong Friend Plaza Hotel accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.