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San Diego, California
Reviewed 10 September 2008

Magnolia Hotel is not going to knock your socks off. It's sterile but clean. And most importantly they have air conditioning which is essential in the stifiling humidity of the Li River area. The location is good. It's a very short walk from the pier where you disembark if you're arriving via the Li River cruise from Guilin. It's also...

1Thank nicelynicely
Reviewed 8 August 2008

Many 4 & 5 star hotels in China could learn from the service offered by this little unclassified hotel. After reading many reviews of Hotels in the Guilin & Yangshou area we decided on the Magnolia as this placed seemed to offer what we were after, intimate , close to the action and great value for the money. We contacted...

2Thank hopelessman
Reviewed 4 July 2008

We enjoy staying in Magnolia Hotel on our honeymoon. it’s clean, the room is spacy, very comfortable bed, it has this homey feeling except it’s provide much comfortable services. For this price, we highly recommended!!! We enjoy the fresh fruits and water in our room everyday and free internet at the lobby. The receptionists are very friendly. Compare to some...

Reviewed 30 June 2008

We hit Yangshuo a couple of days before a flood submerged a lot of the town, including the Magnolia Hotel where we stayed. Needless to say, it made for one of the most memorable times during our "cylconic" tour of Southern China. When we saw the waters rising it seemed our whole trip was going to be ruined but in...

2Thank jordssmith
Emmaus, PA
Reviewed 8 June 2008

We stayed here in summer 2007. The hotel has a great location just off West St. It is a really great deal for the price. That being said there is some downsides. It uses solar water heating and thus later in the day sometimes runs out of hot water. The internet is also very slow and the service is not...

1Thank brandita
Walnut Creek, CA
Reviewed 8 June 2008

The Magnolia Hotel was a pleasant surprise following a beautiful day trip down the Li River. This was my first trip to China and I found this area to be a nice blend of East and West; a wonderful, restful stop before venturing further inland. The hotel is clean, bright and tastefully decorated. The room was comfortable; the bathroom was...

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tel aviv
Reviewed 21 April 2008

We booked the Magnolia after reading all the praising reviews, but we were disappointed from the hotel. First of all, when we just arrived the hotel with our guide, they were quite rude and didn't want to speak with us before we paid one night stay + 100 y for a key deposit (???). After that we had to climb...

1Thank barorna
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 2 February 2008

Chose this hotel based on recommendations from this site. Jasmine, as mentioned previously, was great. She called me in advance to advise the boat cruises weren't running and gave me a number of options to choose from with regards to traveling from Guilin to Yangshuo. Other staff were pleasant and helped when required, but certainly didn't go out of their...

2Thank SydBJ
Reviewed 24 January 2008

Pro: -in the town center, almost in front of the river -friendly and helpful staff (ask where to get a good foot massage or where to eat proper beer-fish) -good sized and clean rooms -soaps and toothbrushes (you do not really expect them in a budget hotel, do you?) -working aircon -close to the bus station -bike rental next to...

5Thank dcp772000
Sherbrooke, Canada
Reviewed 1 November 2007

This was not my first trip to Yangshuo but my first try at this place. It offers very good quality for the price. Rooms are clean, the hotel location is good. The only downside with the great location is the noise level. I don't think you can escape this. The front desk was very useful. Had a taxi to pick...

5Thank JPDeM

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Additional Information about Magnolia Hotel

Address: No.1 Diecui Road, Yangshuo County 541900, China
Region: China > Guangxi > Yangshuo County
Price Range: ₹ 1,742 - ₹ 5,477 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
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Magnolia Hotel Yangshuo County
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#10 Best Value Hotel in Yangshuo County
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“Ask for a room on the roadside - it will be much quieter.”
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“Pay extra dollars and take the imperial suites- ask for the corner rooms 306 or 301, they are much bigger with balconies.”
 of 5 bubbles choobsta, 12 Oct 2014 | Read review
“The "Family" room is two bedrooms, one king and the other two twins with a living room and one bathroom. It met all of our needs! The level 3 room 309 facing the bridge was a nice view.”
 of 5 bubbles 182camillem, 29 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Think rooms at the back may be noisier.”
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