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Wada Hostel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Wada hostel is the BEST. Can not recommend this hostel enough.... If you are planning a trip to Guilin this is the place to stay. Staff were extremely helpful and pleasant. They are very willing to help out in anyway to make your stay memorable. The dumpling making was fun that is put on by the hostel. They helped us...

Thank Prem C
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This hostel was just terrific. The service was great, the rooms comfy, the common room was lively, and the food was simply outstanding! Definitely recommended, even if it is a little far from the center of town. Really **GREAT** value for our money!

Thank Alon N
Reviewed 24 September 2016

The most amazing, helpful and patient staff! We came as a group of four girls and you let us stay in the hostel lounge area/cinema room (yes they had a movie room!!) when we had to catch a train at 3.am. Amazing food, range of western and chinese, yummy breakfasts, all reasonably priced, and staff helped us book lots of...

Thank Elbentley
Zwolle, The Netherlands
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Thee staff of the hostel is really friendly and helpfull... The rooms are small but okay, the only thing is that de hostel is a bit far from the centre. They have free bussen riding, but not really handy.

Thank Michel S
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I spent a weekend at Wada. It's kind-of the ideal hostel. The staff is super-helpful, will help you arrange local tours (at great prices), and also cooks. The Wada bar features some of the freshest Western food I've had in China; beautiful omlettes, fresh Kale juice, and hearty English breakfast. All of these are reasonably priced and come quickly out...

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 26 August 2016

After 3 months of traveling non-stop in China, Wada was our favorite hostel. I sprained my ankle shortly before we arrived, and the Wada staff was so caring and helpful. They gave me ice when needed. Everyone spoke excellent English and for the first time we felt like we could ask literally any question and be completely understood and completely...

Thank Amy D
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Wada hostel in Guilin and the sister hostel in Yangshuo are by far the best hostels I stayed in China. The staff was super friendly and helpful and speaks English fluently. We had to cancel on night on a very short notice due to train delay and they didn't charge us for the cancellation. When we left, they spontaneously arranged...

Thank 96Ika
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Well, after many many many days in the north of China we got here, with less budget than ever and we were welcomed like never before in China, the guys at the front desk - all of them - are the best of the hostel!! They help you with everything, they organize dumplin´s days, they recommend you tours to do,...

Thank Jessensjourney
Richmond Hill, Canada
Reviewed 5 August 2016

I stayed at both Wada Hostels (Guilin and the DT Yangshuo) for a total of 5 days. The staff were extremely helpful, kind and so cheerful in both places. The food at the hostel with a full western menu was pretty good too - I particularly enjoyed the avocado pasta. The dorm rooms had the beds attached to the wall...

Thank melissafourthewin
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

we are 3 friends from israel,stayed at wada for 1 night. the staff is great! very friendly and helpfull! they helped us with everything we asked, and even things we didn't ask,they offered their advice. they checked that we know how to get to our next destination and spoke with our next hostel to make sure we get there safely....

Thank לימור ב

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A popular hostel in Guilin frequented by many foreign guests. Wada satisfies the needs of the budget-minded travellers who have a thirst for the mysterious lands of the world by offering the lowest rates, the best tours, and the most fun. The weekly Tuesday dumpling making party and Friday night All-You-Can-Eat BBQs always delights the crowds. ... more   less 

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Address: No.212 Huancheng West Frist Road, Guilin 541002, China
Region: China > Guangxi > Guilin
Price Range: RM51 - RM115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Wada Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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“Write the hotel's address in Chinese to show to the taxi driver.”
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“No elevator so if you have huge luggages like we did, ask for a room on the first floor.”
Cici808, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
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