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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First & foremost, this hostel's breakfast food is not to be missed! It's the best western style breakfast I had in all of China - the banana & honey waffles alone are to die for! Hopefully that got your attention! Anyhow, on with the review. I stayed in a private double bedroom with a very reasonable rate. As I had...

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Kuching, Malaysia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best hostel I've ever stayed in. Stayed 2 nights here before we moved to Yangshuo . Came back here again for another 3 nights stay, felt so much at home. Staff are sweet and helpful, whenever we needed help, they acted immediately. Room is spacious, clean comfortable king size bed with good bathroom. Most wonderful is that...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best hostel I've ever stayed in. Stayed 2 nights before we moved to Yangshuo. Came back here again for another 3 nights, we felt so much at home. Staff are sweet and helpful.Whenever we requested for help, they acted immediately. Room is spacious, clean comfortable king size bed with good bathroom. Most wonderful is that it's quiet...

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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

I am a seasoned traveler and this is by far one of my favourite hostels. My boyfriend and I stayed here four nights and didn't want to leave. Our room and bathroom were very spacious.The location is perfect for shopping, food, elephant hill, pagodas/lake. The staff are so friendly and helpful, and offered discount tickets/ helped arrange our excursions. The...

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Was going to stay here, but the client put me up in a large hotel nearby, so I popped in for breakfast. Food and presentation was great, staff friendly, let me park my hire bike inside for security (bikes go fast in China, even with a lock) and the place is very clean. If the café is a reflection on...

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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I was only one night here. It was perfect and I will recommend you to stay here. It's clean, cheep and real central to main city. The bed was good for well sleeping and no noise in this central place. If you like, you can get a breakfast as well.

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Fantastic location next to the commercial pedestrian street, right in front of a pretty decent food court, steps away from the river and within easy walking distance of the twin pagodas park. All the staff speak English and are very helpful and motivated. Place is very clean, common room is pleasant. The little café and restaurant serves pretty hearty breakfasts...

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Ramat Gan, Israel
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We stayed in a big hotel (not anymore in the age for hostels :) ) but as we were looking for a western breakfast, entered the hostel and found a nice lovely decorated and simple place offering a variety of options (muesly, omelettes, freshly squeezed juices,waffles). everithing freshly made, tasty and with very sympathic service as well. I am sure...

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 27 August 2016

+ Room was spacious + Air conditioning was good + Location perfect, next to the pedestrian street + Easy to find with the instructions provided by hostel + English speaking staff - Bathroom smelled bad - Wifi wasn't good in the room - Very noisy hallway and you can hear it to your room (acoustics is very poor)

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Paris, France
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We stayed here for 4 nights, and couldn't be happier with the hostel. Staff was extremely friendly, and spoke good English, always happy to help. Beds were comfortable, had curtains for privacy and security lockers were well located by the beds for extra safety. Private bathrooms in the shared rooms were also appreciated. Food downstairs was reasonably priced and delicious...

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Additional Information about Guilin Central Hostel

Address: No.3 Renmin Road, Xiufeng District, Guilin 541001, China (Formerly Backstreet Youth Hostel)
Region: China > Guangxi > Guilin
Price Range: $16 - $62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Guilin Central Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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Guilin Backstreet International Youth Hotel Guilin
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“All rooms are good. I stayed 5 nights in Room 203”
 of 5 bubbles jongs_13, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Service and location”
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“4 bunk bed really modern, cosy, including a private bathroom with shower.”
 of 5 bubbles PedroPCAGoncalves, 28 Apr 2016 | Read review
“value for money with central location to tourist spot”
 of 5 bubbles katelcl, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in a large room on the 3rd floor, 307 or 306”
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