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Harmony Guesthouse

No.165 South Main Street, Pingyao County 31100 , China
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Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

The building is one old traditional style and it is beautiful decorated with traditional red lights for the night. The room is really cozy, nice and clean. it feels like in a movie. Have a great location on the main street. Excelent Wifi connection.

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Thank 90gines
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Really nice rooms, real courtyard feeling. Bathroom is a 'wet' bathroom, so if you don;t like that, this guesthouse is not for you. Staff is nice and attentive. It is centrally located in Pingyao, restaurants and bar right around the corner.

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Thank Eliana1993
Beijing
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

The Harmony guesthouse / hotel is a lovely place to stay. Nice size traditional Chinese rooms set around a beautiful courtyard, lit with large red lanterns. The staff are friendly and the owner, Mrs Deng, speaks good English and is always happy to help and offer advice on what to see and where to visit. Food is good value and... More 

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Thank Allen H
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015 via mobile

We arrived there today without a booking to find it closed. Apparently, according to the restaurant directly opposite it closes for the winter. It is certainly closed!! Moral of the storey; book ahead, but it is always cheaper on the day then on line!! Plenty of other choices and in fact paid the same price for a beautiful onsuite room... More 

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Thank Sheree O
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

This place was my favorite part of a pretty uninspiring trip to Pingyao. The traditional setting is beautiful and the rooms were clean. Best bathroom I've seen yet in China. It was a bit pricey (240 rmb for a private double with bath) but for a nice, clean room with a great English speaking staff I couldn't complain. They also... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

This is a really beautiful hotel with room set around a traditional courtyard lit up by lanterns in the evening. It's peaceful because it's away from the main road (where there's hardly any traffic allowed anyway) and it looks stunning. The room was also really pretty and old-fashioned in decor, a real treat to stay in. However I can't fail... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Pingyao ancient city is historically interesting, but somehow spoiled by the massive tourism and annoying souvenir shops. The Harmony Guesthouse is influenced by this. The rooms and facility atmosphere is absolutely charming. But the attitude of the staff is more business-like and less welcoming than what we have found until now in China, mostly in Beijing. The tourists invasion was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

We, two families of 8 adults and 2 children, stayed at the Pingyao Harmony Guesthouse for two nights. And it was wonderful! A respite from the big western-style hotels we stayed on during the rest of our trip. The Guesthouse is housed in a traditional courtyard complex in the middle of the hustle and bustle of ancient Pingyao. Instead of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Arrived from Beijing West by train,we phoned Harmony before to arrange a pick up. As the high speed train stations are along way out,we were told that we would have to pay(free pick up is advertised) we agreed to this. But, when we arrived there was no pick up waiting for us. Luckily,we were told that a bus that was... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015 via mobile

The room was relatively clean with air con, TV and comfy bed, the bathroom was clean and the shower was hot. There was a good hotel reception/social area. The guesthouse matches the city as historic and authentic with a great entrance and courtyard. You can book tours and tickets with the help of the staff, most of which speak very... More 

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Address: No.165 South Main Street, Pingyao County 31100, China
Location: China > Shanxi > Pingyao County
Price Range: $19 - $29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 32
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