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LaoJia, a Qing Dynasty House (1)

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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Yangshuo County, Guangxi
LaoJia 老家 is a fully revived and restored countryside home, nestled amongst Yangshuo County's Li River Valley landscape. This residence and its setting are one-of-a-kind, and the experience of living in a remote (accessible only by bamboo boat) Chinese village will be equally memorable. Here are a few details that we believe will make your stay something special.

Local Life.
Find yourself wandering the Qing Dynasty hallways, living amongst the locals in a historic fishing and farming village. Eat healthy fruits and vegetables from family gardens, fresh-caught fish from the river, and drink water straight from the mountain aquifer. Get lost in the orange groves, collect firewood with local grandmothers, and scale the hills to herd goats with shepherds.

Historic Craftsmanship.
See Chinese craftsmanship at its finest. This stone, woo...
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About the Owner
Maarten D
Languages spoken:English, Dutch
Response Rate:81%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2013
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

Anybody who is looking for an authentic stay embedded in an incredible setting will be delighted. Comfortable and very clean accommodations, outstanding (local) food and friendly, helpful and curious people. Little paradise!

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank jptravelfun
Reviewed January 22, 2017

This house and it's courtyard have been beautifully restored. When I was there Maarten was away but his caretaker could not have been more considerate of my well being or more obliging. If I had a choice I would go in spring or autumn. Unfortunately...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank Taron88
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Reviewed January 22, 2015

Living in Laojia for two days was magical. The two owners, Maarten and Eric, refurbished the house but it completely retains its previous style and Qing dynasty character. Liangshi is a small village on the river. It's currently going through big changes, like the rest...More

Date of stay: January 2015
2  Thank Corinne E
  • Air Conditioning
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Ask about pets
    Ask about smoking
    1 Full bath
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