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Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Ok, so I guess there is a climate issue in Guilin, but this hotel was impressively damp. Oddly the only thing that wasn't full of water was the outdoor mid roof level pool. I think it may have been having a refit, but even so the entry along dusty, dirty service corridors did little to inspire. Probably as well, since...

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Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights on our travels through Russia,China and Mongolia. It is by far the worst hotel we have stayed in so far. As mentioned by other reviewers, the only good thing is it's location. I appreciate that the hotel is undergoing renovation, but the lobby, breakfast area and rooms were very cold. The heating in our...

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Tamworth, Australia
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Not sure why people are complaining so much about this hotel. Maybe we were just lucky.....When we visited, the lobby was bright and airy, rooms were a decent size and clean, bathroom a good size with just enough toiletries for both of us (which were also topped up daily), bed linen was clean with no holes (but yes it was...

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Greater Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 September 2015

We stayed here as part of a small group tour. Definitely not a hotel we would have chosen otherwise. The 11th floor room was tatty, with patches of damp on the walls, bathroom rather dated and nothing included except 2 x 10ml sachets each of shampoo and a small soap. No tea, no bottles of water. Only quarter of a...

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel for 1 night and that was one night too many. To be honest I wasn't expecting much as I knew it wasn't 5 star but I was still disappointed. The moment I walked in I felt depressed. It was dark, dingy and smelt musty. The hotel staff was unwelcoming and unfriendly. Not rude but no...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

If you get a chance to avoid this hotel please do. The rooms are worn out and smell of damp and mould. The so called mattresses could probably be used for construction as they were hard as bricks. The breakfast was forgetful. Overall a very bad experience. Attached some pics for you to see

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2Thank travelbotts
Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 April 2015

Stayed a while ago on a Wendy Wu tour. The hotel is situated in a good area. You can have a pleasant stroll by the river. While our room was tired, the view compensated for that. I see negative comments about staff not speaking English. I guess Chinese tourists would experience far greater problems visiting the UK.

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1Thank sleepybexhill
Crowsnest Pass, Canada
Reviewed 9 September 2014 via mobile

I stayed here September 2010 3 nights as part of a prepaid tour of 4 cities. Guilin is a charming small city surrounded by gorgeous countryside. Hotel is centrally located with plenty of shopping nearby. This was such a step up from the horrible Melody Hotel in Xi'an that it felt almost luxurious by comparison but it is a basic...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 May 2014

Stayed here for 1 night on our tour, nothing special, good clean hotel centrally located on the river with good views, breakfast okay, rooms standard and clean nothing to complain about with this hotel

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1Thank CorneliusM35
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 13 May 2014

Disappointing that On the Go Tours should choose this rather shabby hotel which has had its day. The location and view from our room was good. Other than that, the hotel and room including furniture was very old and carpets very stained. the breakfast was served to us in a huge cold and impersonal open-plan restaurant without given a choice...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Osmanthus Hotel

Address: No.77 Zhongshan South Road, Xiangshan District, Guilin 541002, China
Region: China > Guangxi > Guilin > Downtown , Downtown River-view Area
Price Range: RM94 - RM182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Osmanthus Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 212
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“Ask for a room with a view of the mountains”
 of 5 bubbles ladyyavanna, 27 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a different address.”
 of 5 bubbles T0pseyU, 22 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Go to a different hotel”
 of 5 bubbles nandi2434, 13 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Not sure if all the rooms had a river view - but it was a pleasant outlook, and worth asking for.”
 of 5 bubbles Aushol, 8 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Ask for a front side room to get good view of river Li.”
 of 5 bubbles ravis502, 21 May 2013 | Read review
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