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Guo's Garden

No.28 Yanggong, Xihu District, Hangzhou 310007, China
+86 571 8798 6026
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No.28 Yanggong, Xihu District, Hangzhou 310007, China
+86 571 8798 6026
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

We had a long walk around the lake and visited Guo Villa, for 10yuan, which had some excelelnt displays of roses. We stopped here for a green tea, at a place overlooking the lake, but I didn’t enjoy the tea much-served in a glass, with...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Nearly all the tourist spots are free of charge to public in West Lake except the Guo' Garden. Nonetheless RMB10 entrance fee was considered worthwhile as you could view the typical Chinese Villa inside and you could take as many photos as you like as...More

Reviewed 25 January 2017

This garden was a delight to see. The balance of nature, the tranquility of the waterways & the views were beautiful. The calm & serenity of nature perfectly blended with pavilions, buildings & featured walls & garden paths around the water were a paradise &...More

Thank Annette A
Reviewed 27 November 2016

While most of the tourists crowded the Su Causeway, we took a different route along the nearby shoreline. Guo's Garden (Guo Zhuang) is a beautifully restored villa and garden complex. Sight lines, rockeries, gates, and gardens are all carefully designed to create just the right...More

Thank GraniteStudio
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The crowds thin out considerably beyond the Su Causeway in Hangzhou, and the 10RMB admission fee thins them out a bit more at this tranquil little oasis. A private garden surrounding two ponds which also has a private aspect on to the lake. A beautiful...More

Thank wellyontour
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Yes we liked our visit to this location for an example of a ancient house and garden . The views of west lake was good and we could sit and watch the lake while having tea .

Thank plfarnsworth
Reviewed 27 August 2016

It was the best chinese garden i saw in China. It located nearby the wetslake, many local people stay in this garden enjoying the tea, enjoying their life. You can see the real life in Hangzhou in this garden. Amazing!

Thank Kwoonlaian
Reviewed 31 March 2016

As one needs to pay entrance fees, this place deterred the crowds away during the weekend that I paid it a visit.. It's really a magnificent place where you can see detailed planning given to really spruce up this place from the flowers, the lakes...More

Thank the_changs
Reviewed 14 January 2016

It's right near the buss stop and not crowded because you have to pay about 2 dollars when everybody can have all the West Lake for free. But it deserves every dime.

Thank teoratiu
Reviewed 19 December 2015

Guo's Villa, as it is more accurately called in all Hangzhou's tourist brochures, was a stately villa built on the shores of West Lake in 1861 for a Qing Dynasty silk merchant, Guo Zhuang. It is a wonderful example of the Chinese skill in blending...More

Thank David B
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