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Universal Guilin Hotel

29/05/2017 30/05/2017
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Cheltenham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights as part of Wendy Wu Wonders of China tour. This hotel was the worst that we stayed in on our tour. The first night we were in bedrooms at the front and even though they are double glazed, the traffic noise was horrendous. In both rooms, wallpaper was peeling off the walls, carpet was...

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Western Australia, Australia
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Basic hotel but more than adequate for a few nights. The room was clean and nice and the breakfast had a good basic buffet breakfast catering to asian and western tastes. A bit of a walk from the centre of the town but they had a complimentary shuttle bus so wasn't a problem getting to the main area.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Stayed here for two nights. Not bad with the price. Room is clean and well equipped. Beds are quite comfy. The hotel is quite central located in Guilin with 5mins walk to Dongxi Xiang district and if you walk along the riverabank, it takes 10mins to the Mont elephant.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Pros - clean, spacious, LCD TV, good lighting, good air conditioning, hot shower was satisfactory, comfortable mattress, single sofa in room, free WiFi, kettle for coffee tea making, good location - close to walking streets Cons - breakfast choice was limited

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mold
Reviewed 11 December 2016

right on the river front by the bridge restaurant is on the first floor and serves authentic, not western, Chinese food the bedroom looked out of the back of the hotel so no views but this made it quieter than being over looking the main street

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bangalore
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Guilin is very beautiful and one stays outdoors as much as possible. Do try the Osmanthus flower wine. But the stay at this hotel wasn't nice I was there only a couple of nights, so maybe got dumped into the lousier rooms. The room was smallish, not lighted well enough since only shaded lamps were there, no ceiling lights. The...

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Timaru
Reviewed 23 November 2016

This hotel comprises of seven stories. It is located within Guilin City Centre. In other words, it is within less than five minutes walk away from the Old Town. However, don't get excited because it has been commercialised with kitsch old looking buildings from the outset but having H&M as a tenant. You get the idea. Ancient items are far...

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Shame we only stayed one night, best room so far on our tour. Overlooked the river and the bridge. Close to the old town, mostly pedestrianised, with lots of places to eat. Breakfast was pretty good. Only negative thing was having to reset the ac when coming back to the room as it seemed to lose the temp and on...

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Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Visited during month long trip to China. Not the best it worse hotel we stayed in. Only one night which was probably for the best. Breakfast for westerners was very poor. Supplied with a lovely lunch box for a cruise on the river li but this was supplied by the West Bank cafe.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

This hotel has a perfect location for a visit to Guilin, close to the river and the old town centre where all the restaurants are. The rooms are good and clean and every thing is at walking distance. Make sure you stroll along the riverbank in the evening, that's where it's all happening.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Universal Guilin Hotel

Address: No.1 Jiefang East Road, Xiufeng District, Guilin 541001, China
Region: China > Guangxi > Guilin
Price Range: $38 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Universal Guilin Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 221
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Also Known As:
Universal Hotel Guilin
Guilin Universal Hotel
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Guilin
#14 Luxury Hotel in Guilin
#18 Best Value Hotel in Guilin
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“Top floor (7 floor) and the side that's facing the water and the karst limestone hills”
wiredfrog, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Corner suite has a wonderful view, again higher floors are probably best to get away from traffic noise although windows ar double glazed”
nigelm587, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on upper floors are quieter”
GCT2013, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We had room 606, but always check your room before you except it.”
heatherdawn2014, 28 Jul 2015 | Read review
“river riews from hotel was its only saving grace”
ToddBallina_NSW, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
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