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Guilinyi Royal Palace

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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

This hotel was our first night in China and a great welcome. The grounds are picture perfect and the rooms are very clean and well kept. The hotel offers free airport pick up and the driver was there waiting with our names on the sign even though our flight was almost an hour late. I'm glad we requested pick up...

Thank Justine M
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 July 2016

It was a joy to stay in this hotel, with well tended grounds set within a botanic park. The accommodation with private patio was well laid out, very clean and comfortable with a good sized en-suite and super large shower. The grounds were lovely with bright shoals of carp within the pools, ponds, and waterways set throughout the hotel's grounds....

Thank ros k
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Our original room on the first floor was quite musty (humidity, carpeting and curtains are not a good mix) and the smell was so unpleasant that we asked to be moved. We were relocated readily and our room on the second floor didn't smell. The carpeting in both rooms has seen better days. The staff at the front desk didn't...

2Thank Laura02116
Cumberland, Maryland
Reviewed 2 July 2016

This villa style hotel is set in the middle of Guilin's botanical garden. A cynic might wonder has that was allowed to happen, but who cares. The rooms were very comfortable and the staff spoke the best English of the four hotels we visited. A beautiful spot to stay in with easy access to shopping and public transportation.

1Thank Bigeater2016
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The hotel is very nice. It is located inside a botanical garden, and you can see people walking around, exercising all the time. In order to get to the hotel, you have to get a golf cart, which is a bit inconvenient as you might have to wait a bit. The landscape around the hotel is beautiful, very well maintained....

1Thank Vessela B
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We stayed at the Guilinyi Royal Palace for 2 nights in June 2016 and wished it had been for longer. As others have said, the grounds and style are lovely - there was a huge banana tree right outside our room - it was so neat. We especially enjoyed the outdoor pool after spending a day out touring. The gate...

Thank CM G
Reviewed 28 May 2016

I ended up here by mistake when I gave the taxi the wrong information. I usually travel on a budget, but if you book this online you get a US$69 bargain. The hotel is located in the center of a large botanical garden/park and not easy to find. Because of their location I think they have trouble staying full and...

2Thank Arthur H
Reviewed 27 May 2016

I found this quite an enchanting hotel - the traditional Chinese-style (inspired) architecture, lovely green pools, warm hospitality and nightly guzheng performances in the teahouse, and location in the middle of a charming garden combined to make my stay a very pleasant one, and I would love to go back in another season sometime. Anyone considering a stay here should...

1Thank Phang L
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

We really had a wonderful stay at this hotel! The hotel is set in the most beautiful, magical botanical gardens. We were met at the gate by hotel staff member with Golf cart. Great service at hotel reception- all staff very friendly and helpful! We had a lovely ground floor room which was spacious and has a courtyard. Really comfortable...

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Reviewed 21 May 2016

I'm glad that I choose this hotel for my family trip esp. I travels with 8 elders! They all loved it since they could have morning walk and enjoy the scenery. The landscape of this hotel is very good. However, some rooms on the first floor have small backyard but you couldn't see a view. As for breakfast, even though...

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Dear Tripadvisor,thank your for your high praise of us!We're looking forward to your next stay with us!Welcome!Our friends!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Guilinyi Royal Palace is located in Guilin central park---the botanical garden, which covering an area of 120,000 square meters. It is well provided with pleasant environment both inside and outside. The inn imitates the architectural style of the royal garden of Tang Dynasty. It has 52 different-style rooms in total, among which rooms on the first floor are provided with beautiful gardens and others are designed with independent scenic balconies. Besides, this hotel has complete facilities including a Chinese restaurant, a function room, Tasting Tea House, Pond Bank Cate, Sunshine Swimming Pool, etc. It’s really a good place to go for tourism, leisure and regimen. Furthermore, it is close to 101 Amusement Park and TOO Commercial Plaza, the biggest recreational and commercial district in Guilin, about 5-minute drive from the railway station and the bus station as well as 30 minutes from Guilin Liangjiang Airport. It’s pretty convenient for dining, shopping, sightseeing and traffic. Request Id 6558803 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Guilinyi Royal Palace

Address: No.117 Huancheng West First Road, Xiangshan District, Guilin 541002, China
Region: China > Guangxi > Guilin
Price Range: RM352 - RM445 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Guilinyi Royal Palace 4*
Number of rooms: 62
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“garden view room”
 of 5 bubbles mgx2222, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ground level rooms have a Koi pond, upper floors have a view.”
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“Room on a higher floor, lower rooms have mold”
 of 5 bubbles VesselaB, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Don't include breakfast if your going on tours, no time”
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 of 5 bubbles arthurh47, 27 May 2016 | Read review
“This hotel has no elevators, so ask for a first floor room if that bothers you.”
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