We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Yourantai B&B

Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Best prices for:1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Management photos
Yourantai B&B
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

44 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 29: English reviews
Beijing, China
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015 via mobile

We keep being enthusiastic about our four days stay in Yourantai. A very special warm-hearted place. We enjoyed the lovely breakfast, the salty and sweet crepes, the homemade jam, the view on the Mekong. We had two very nice dinners there, one Dai BBQ evening and one family style italian dinner a la Daniele. The Garden is like a oasis,... More 

Helpful?
Thank StefanieSchweiger
London, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Yourantai is simply lovely - the setting is in a rehabilitated jungle, and the buildings are constructed beautifully in the Dai architectural tradition. The B&B is serene, with very kind, friendly and helpful staff who genuinely welcome you into their world. Both Daniele and Gerard are very knowledgeable about China as a whole and specifically about Yunnan, the local ethnic... More 

Helpful?
Thank AKlsh12
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Yourantai surprised me, extraordinary tropical forest, stood at the lobby, enjoying fresh breeze, birds and insects chirping, amazed me! Friendly staff, and warmth hospitality makes me feel like home! Best place to get away from the city life, always be my first choice!

Helpful?
Thank Suepang
Vientiane, Laos
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

In case you are fond of man-made tropical paradise and you can afford a stay, Yourantai is your must. The couple of wooden buildings scattered in the human-sized rain-forest are both charming and stylish. The main building overlooking the Mekong is an elegant place, beautifully and sparsely furnished, to relax, enjoy the view, drink Yunnan tea, read (some of the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Regis A
Winterthur
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Leaving the bustling small market town of Jinghong, center of Xishuangbanna in Southern Yunnan Province, China, behind its green entry gate, we entered Yourantai Guesthouse B&B and felt welcome in a small heaven. Several villas and smaller houses, all individually built and decorated in traditional craftsmanship, are scattered throughout a richly planted garden. The air changes from "urbanization" to "relaxation"... More 

Helpful?
Thank Daniel C
Shanghai, China
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

The Hotel is in a really nice location much better than inside the city of Jinghong which is not very interesting. The food we had in the evening was good and the breakfast as well. Well there are a lot of 5 star ratings here I will focus on the problems we encountered. First thing was that in the evening... More 

Helpful?
Thank Stephan E
Gerard_LaoBo, Owner at Yourantai B&B, responded to this review

Dear Stephan, this was indeed a sad evening, and a unique incident, when that mouse managed to find a temporary entrance to your guestroom and made it to the drawer of a Ming dynasty altar table ! I was shocked and sorry, and hope that our sincere excuses and full refund were acceptable ! I see however that further explanations... More 

Windham, New Hampshire
Level Contributor
17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Was a little nervous as we approached the B & B as the area didn't look anything like the pictures on the web site. After climbing a hill and coming to a small courtyard with a locked gate we really started to wonder what we were in for but once you passed through the gate you were in a tropical... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Phyllisjean
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

We stayed at Yourantai in April and had a wonderful long weekend. Gerard and his assistant Grace really make this place feel like home. Our favourite spot was on the main terrace overlooking the Mekong and Gerard's beautiful garden. The villas are tastefully decorated and very comfortable. The food is quite amazing - I would definitely recommend a dinner at... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank AliD04
Shanghai, China
Level Contributor
126 reviews
81 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

Beautiful location in a tropical garden. The villas are lovely, well decorated and cool breezes create a lovely atmosphere. Air conditioning has been installed in some villas, but I didn't need it at all. Even though daytime temps are high the place cools down at night and the first two nights I needed my bedcoverings. Mattresses are extremely comfy -... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Roux
Altanta
Level Contributor
45 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

We built our Christmas vacation around our stay at Yourantai, and that was a great decision. Everything about our stay was just perfect. In December, it was a bit cool in the morning but lovely the rest of the day. There were a few mosquitos, but the villa had window screens, bed nets and coils. We had a few showers,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Yifeng
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

37 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (19)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Other (12)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (18)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (9)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Jinghong hotels
4.3 mi away
InterContinental Xishuangbanna Resort
0.0 mi away
Sheraton Xishuangbanna Hotel
63.0 mi away
Doubletree Resort by Hilton Xishuangbanna
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.4 mi away
Xishuangbanna Caffy and Ken Backpackers' Youth Hostel
2.1 mi away
Home Inn Xishuangbanna Manting Road Manting Park
1.2 mi away
Xishuangbanna Elephanthome Boutique Guest House
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Overlooking the majestic and mystic Mekong river, this mini eco-resort covers about 17000 sqm of hilly land in Jinghong, Xishuangbanna, the tropical corner of Yunnan. The lodge is built in typical Dai style, decorated with Chinese antique furniture and surrounded by a luxuriant tropical garden and forest. Owned and managed by a Swiss couple, Yourantai offers a serene atmosphere that keeps the heart of all who visit here. Welcome to Yourantai ! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Yourantai B&B

Address: No.18 Galan North Road, Jinghong 666100, China
Location: China > Yunnan > Jinghong
Price Range: $202 - $206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Ctrip TA so you can book your Yourantai B&B reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Hotel Style:
#4 Best Value Hotel in Jinghong
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay