We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Expo Garden Hotel (Si Bo Hua Yuan)

View Deal
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Lock in the lowest price from our partners
View Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 8 more sites!
Professional photos
Expo Garden Hotel (Si Bo Hua Yuan)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

108 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 9: English reviews
Start your review of Expo Garden Hotel (Si Bo Hua Yuan)
 Click to rate
Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 19 December 2016

In Kunming for business, I had my booking made by our company. If the rooms are well designed, and the bed quite comfortable, I have to say this is not a hotel I shall visit again in the futur. It's almost impossible to find some staff member who could speak at least a little english. During my stay, the outside...

Thank paris-eric
St. Louis
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

As has already been said in other reviews, the AC is central and is turned off, though the weather is still warm. Yes I'm American, so I tend to run hot. It's 25 or so outside, but much warmer in the fifth floor. Opened the windows at night which had a thoughtful magnetic screen and sleeping was pleasant. But, the...

Thank Robert B
Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 4 May 2016

The Expo Garden would be rated 4 stars except for one issue, that is prevalent in China. Lack of English speaking staff... and when I say "English speaking", I'm especially concerned with comprehension or understanding what is said in English. Other than that, its a really clean and good hotel to stay while in Kunming. The famous Expo Garden is...

Thank 179hubertm
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 22 July 2014 via mobile

Better rooms than the rating and what I had expected. Breakfast too was ok, not enough to select from I'm teens of fresh fruit but what they had was good. Yunnan is the real gem of china, to see kunming, xushuangbanba and surrounding areas is amazing and essential for any tourist. The local people are very relaxed happy and friendly,...

Thank Paul L
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 9 October 2013

We had a very bad experience with Yunnan Expo Garden Hotel in Kunming. We enjoyed our stay in March when the main building on Shibo Lu was closed for renovation, and we chose a Queen View room. We tried to check-in at the newly renovated hotel, but were informed (in Chinese) we had to go up the hill to same...

Thank DesignMaker
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 July 2013

A lot of positives about the hotel, especially the buffet breakfasts and evening meals. Major downside is that manager refuses to switch on air-con until some upper temperature outside is reached leaving his guests sweating and unable to sleep at night. Check-outs take far too much time and risk missing flights so begin process as soon as you can. There...

Thank AnthonyR608
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Reviewed 14 August 2011

The rooms are really nice, with a balcony overlooking a garden, they bring you a fresh plate of fruit and the bathroom is lovely. The restaurant serves an extensive buffet, but we did not sample it. The beds are hard, but comfortable.

Thank eab405
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 May 2010

The Expo gardens hotel is situated within 20 minutes of the airport; is close to Yuan Tong Temple and only 5 minutes walk from the entrance to the Expo Gardens. It is however quite a way from the centre of Kunming city. It is a curious place split over two sites; about five minutes walk apart, with an electric buggy...

Thank Chinarog
Reviewed 8 October 2009

We were firstly impressed by the position out of the town centre (which is a big building site), close to the Garden Expo- Not to be missed even if you don't garden. The indoor tennis courts, swimming pool and yes- 3 lane ten pin bowling alley - were all in first class order and woefully under-used when we were there,...

Thank PaulineGrahamPhilSam

34 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (16)
View from Room (1)
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Room/Suite (2)
Other (11)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (18)
Other (18)
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Kunming hotels
Golden Eagle Summit Hotel
#12 of 1,171 in Kunming
56 reviews
Green Lake Hotel
#3 of 1,171 in Kunming
577 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Guandu District
Kai Wah Plaza International Hotel
Kunming Jinjiang Hotel
#8 of 1,171 in Kunming
356 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Expo Garden Hotel (Si Bo Hua Yuan)

Address: No.5 Expo Road, Panlong Area, Kunming 650224, China
Region: China > Yunnan > Kunming
Price Range: $100 - $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Expo Garden Hotel (Si Bo Hua Yuan) 4*
Number of rooms: 290
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Expedia, Hotwire, Travelocity, Agoda, Ctrip TA, Cancelon, Priceline, TripOnline SA and HRS so you can book your Expo Garden Hotel (Si Bo Hua Yuan) reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Hotel Style:
#41 Luxury Hotel in Kunming
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Expo Garden Hotel (Si Bo Hua Yuan) staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Don't stay in a "View room" up the hill as breakfast is 5 minute golf cart ride downhill, and you will probably get wet if it is raining.”
DesignMaker, 9 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Can not have a good room without air-con”
AnthonyR608, 1 Jul 2013 | Read review
2 of 2
US$68* /night
View Deal
View all 9 deals
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates