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We stayed here for 2 nights on our trip in China, it was a fabulous hotel. The construction works outside was easy to forget once you are there and the peace and tranquility inside was great. The front desk staff were great and really helpful...More
We arrived very early and were shown to the spa area to snooze until breakfast was served and until our room was ready, which is was at about 09:30. The hotel offered us a free breakfast while we waited which was good of them. The...More
This is a really lovely hotel, so calming and atmospheric. The style of the buildings is truly unique and the room we had was great (really clean, lovely big towels and nice and spacious).
The staff are all friendly and helped carry the bags to...More
We loved this hotel. There are extensive building works nearby (and paedestrian access only via a short arcade) but you are not aware of these when inside the hotel. The hotel is an aesthetic delight ; with a tranquil double courtyard , fish pools, attractive...More
I read a few TripAdvisor reviews before I went so I was adequately warned of the cons (construction, loud noise, hard to find hotel). While it was a bit hard to find once I let the cab go, I simply called the hotel and they...More
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US$59 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Family Hotel in Chengdu
#4 Romantic Hotel in Chengdu
#10 Spa Hotel in Chengdu
#12 Luxury Hotel in Chengdu
#15 Best Value Hotel in Chengdu
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We also never heard about PSB. No one asked for our documents in China, except for hotels, trains and airplanes. There was no problem with this at all.
P.S. maybe travel company has some information about it.
The Buddha Zen and the Wenshu Monastery are very close to each other and the whole area is lovely for exploring by foot. The Wenshu temple is free. The vegetarian restaurant next to the monastery is very good, but go to the... More
The Buddha Zen and the Wenshu Monastery are very close to each other and the whole area is lovely for exploring by foot. The Wenshu temple is free. The vegetarian restaurant next to the monastery is very good, but go to the upstairs part (on the first floor) not the self serve downstairs. The area around the restaurant has tea and coffee houses, music and a weekend market.
The Wuhou Temple, Jinli Street and the Tibetan area are all really close to each to each other. Can't remember the entrance fee to Wuhou but you should be able to find it online. Remember to check for concessions as they can be generous to seniors, children etc. Jinli street is next door and very very very touristy. Tibetan area is further up the road from the Monastery - just carry on walking up the road with the Monastery on your right - you will start to see some Tibetan restaurants on the left hand side after about 5 minutes walking. Cross over and start exploring the long street diagonally on the left behind the restuarants. Entirely Tibetan, not touristy, full of monks. I don't think there were any metro stops near Wuhou - we walked for about a mile from the nearest one. Taxis were not very expensive. Reception at Buddha Zen can help with maps and info and call a taxi.
People's Park has a metro stop. Metro is very safe and easy to use, all the signs are in English. Your bags will be scanned on the way in and water bottles are checked separately. It's a great way to explore Chengdu.
We travelled by metro all over the town. The metro stop is about 5 minutes walk from Buddha Zen. Older people on the streets tend not to speak English but most of the teenagers do and can't wait to practice. They are really helpful if you get lost. In fact if you stop and get out a map, someone will also stop and try and help.
Hope you are going to see the pandas too!
Have a wonderful time, smile a lot and prepare to pose for photos with Chinese people as they are fascinated by us!
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"Because of construction outside of the hotel, a courtyard facing room was quiet."