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Lakeside Inn

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel only has three rooms but ours was nicely decorated and furnished and very clean. The hotel is well located in the centre of Guilin with lots of shops, restaurants and things to see near by. The owner Jack is very helpful and speak good English and he even keeps a very reasonably priced pint of draft San Miguel.

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Guilin, China
Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't eat or drink out much, if I do, it's here, the Lakeside Inn bar and cafe, lovely cold beer, and well made coffee, as well as pure orange juice, if you are not into anything else. The food is also great, love their tuna fish sandwiches, I have heard they make delicious pizzas too, but I love the...

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owner/manager,Jack is a host with a big personality who ensures you enjoy your visit to Lakeside Inn.Our room was large & well appointed.Recently renovated it had a comfortable bed & spacious bathroom.The bar provided us with a good evening meal also breakfast.We would recommend the Inn to anyone looking for the complete package in the heart of the city.Also...

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 17 March 2017

5 of us stayed there, and Jack allowed us to us the 4 bed room without extra charge. no elevator but since we only have cabin luggages its not a problem. room was clean, have hot shower, and Jack introduced us to a very nice driver with a mini van to hire.. fee is given directly to driver.. it was...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 31 January 2017

My husband and I stayed here for 4 nights in early January, and we really enjoyed our stay! The combination of the location, price and customer service was unbeatable: the inn is right in the heart of downtown; the first thing you see as you come out are the Sun and Moon Pagodas on the Shan lake. The price was...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 28 January 2017

This is really a gem in Guilin. It is a very small establishment run by Jack. There is only 3 rooms in the inn. The hotel is by the lakeside of Guilin where the famous tourist site is located. The windows is double glazed thus insulated the noise from outside. However noise insulation inside is minimal – you can hear...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

This inn offers a very personalised and warm service from Jack the proprietor himself. Jack has great knowledge on the city, which is helpful to our great stay. The inn is located right next to the city square, the Shanhu lake where the two pagodas are. Strategic location, clean and new rooms.

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Blenheim, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

The inn was placed in a great location in walking distance to lake, lovely restaurants and shops. Jack the owner was very friendly and went out of his way to make us feel at home by letting us use his kitchen facilities, letting us borrow his umbrella and jackets, and buying us food to cook for breakfast

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Hercules, California
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Good location since it is near lake and night market room clean and good breakfast a little hard to find at first since it is through an alley hotel has Japanese feel and seems it's pretty new. Will stay if come to violin again.

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 19 November 2016

The location really could not be better; you are right next to the lake, in the center of everything. The room was huge, clean, and with a really soft (especially for China) bed. The owner is incredibly friendly, and really wants to practice his English while helping with anything. His pub on the ground floor is the cheapest place to...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This is a place located in the very heart of the Guilin city. All the entertainment is just within walking distance. The famous Sun and Moon Pagodas scenic spot which stand right in the Shahu Lake is only a walkway next to the compound. Within a circle of 500 meters around our inn you can have access to department store, supermarket, local restaurant, western style restaurant, Starbucks, massage and all the entertainment you would expect. Despite its central location it is quiet and free from disturbing traffic noise. It is a good place to stay or relax when you travel. The first floor of our inn is a nice Cafe & Bar. We provide western breakfast(toast,egg,coffee,tea),Pizza,Sandwiches, coffee (Latte, Mocha, Cappuccino ect) and Chinese dumplings. We have cold local beer, cocktails, whiskey which can give you a wonderful time after or during travel. Being the owner, Jack is an outgoing world traveler. His nephew and assistant, John, is a college teacher in Guilin Tourism University. We speak English and know the city well. We can help you plan your stay in Guilin on your request. We offer airport/train sation pick up service as well as sightseeing services, for example, Li River Cruise, Longji Terraces Trip and one day Guilin city trip ect. We have private car rental service(with English/non English speaking driver) to facilitate your tour(especially suitable for large family travel).We try our best to make your stay a unique and memorable experience of the Chinese culture. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lakeside Inn

Address: No.1-1-2 Sha lake Building Shan Lake North Road, Guilin City Center, Guilin 541002, China
Region: China > Guangxi > Guilin
Price Range: ₹ 1,675 - ₹ 2,578 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Best location for people who want to visit the city, it is situated by the high street, so all you need is a stone throw away.”
Totoosart, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Boutique Hotel with limited rooms”
Qldoz, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The rooms we had were directly above the bar on the first floor but were absolutely quiet.”
542karenew, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Book early”
Dennis_David, 23 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Only a small establishment... We stayed in a double room and family room... Both great”
MPWEST10, 29 Sep 2015 | Read review
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