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Tavern 47

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Tavern47 is the best hostel among the hostels I've ever been to. (I can't count exactly but I've been to more than 10 countries) Location, price, cleanness, coziness, the owner, the food.. everything is above what you expect a hostel in shangrila would be! Please please please stay in this hostel if you go to Shangri-La! Have a good trip...

Thank yoo1990
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

I spent 2.5 days at tavern hostel and had a wonderful and warm experience. The owner is very friendly and fun to sit around the stove, chat and have a beer with . The heated blankets were especially cozy in early March and food at the hostel is reasonably priced and delicious. Would definitely recommend !

Thank hberris
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

This hostel was awesome, the best one in China!! The place was so nice and cosy, super clean, the bed was the best we've seen in China, it was actually soft;-), the food was so good(*Yak Burger* for 1 and many more great dishes) and we had so much fun with the owner and other travellers just hanging around the...

Thank Samuel B
Whistler, Canada
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

There are many nice places to stay in old town, but this one is especially homey. The place is a cozy, Tibetan style building that has comfortable heated beds, and good clean facilities. The common room is a good place to meet other people and warm up by the wood stove. Bonus: there is a cute cat that enjoys sleeping...

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Leiden, The Netherlands
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

This hostel is just the cutest! We booked a double private room and it was very nicely decorated. The bed was big and the electric blanket was very cozy. Shangri la can get a bit cold, but once the sun comes out, it's pretty warm. The owner of the hostel was very helpful and went out of his way to...

Thank NMN0102
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I spent really great time in here in Tavern47. Owner dealed with people really good way and gave a useful information not only Shangrila but also another city. also I met many nice people in this hostel! I strongly recommend this place to stay.

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Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Staff: The local tibetian staff was really nice, gave me a lot of information about Meili Snow moutain. Also about Shangrila. Location: close to north gate, 5 minutes walking to Square. A little bit far from temples. Room: I made an reservation for domitory. Very clean and good wifi there. Toilet and shower room are also very clean. It needs...

Thank ABCmart
Jamieson, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 25 June 2016

What a wonderful hostel. Not the flashiest, not the greatest facilities, but so homely, warm and hospitable. The owners went out of their way to look after us. We stayed three nights, and then returned for our last night in Yunnan. Even though they were closed, they opened especially for us. The food was excellent, we loved the Yak burger,...

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 16 June 2016

A very nice place to stay in Shangri-la. The building is in the traditional style and the rooms and bathrooms are clean and very homely. But the best experience is the hospitality of the Korean owner and his wife (who both speak English very well). Besides it is a great place to meet other travelers. I definitely recommend travelers to...

Thank Peter V
Reviewed 11 June 2016

I stayed 3 nights and enjoyed every moment. It's a very homey place with clean rooms and bathrooms with great staff serving a delicious menu. The yak burger is a must at least once. Guests that stay here aren't the typical complaining cheapos that you get in other guesthouses. I've met some very interesting and respectful people here--maybe it's the...

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Additional Information about Tavern 47

Address: No.47 Bei men Street, Old town, Shangri-La County 674400, China
Region: China > Yunnan > Shangri-La County
Price Range: $14 - $15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Ask anything to the owner, he will be super nice and give you the answer..”
yoo1990, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Anyroom is OK because they are far from bar street.”
ABCmart, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The downstairs rooms at the front of the hostels have ensuites.”
AndrewD795, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms along the main corridor are a bit noisy. You can hear everyone talking in the common area and there is a fair bit of foot traffic.”
324edgark, 7 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Wifi only in the common area.”
20alyssac, 10 Mar 2015 | Read review
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