Universal Guilin Hotel

Address: No.1 Jiefang East Road, Xiufeng District, Guilin, Guangxi Zhuang, 541001, China | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located in the Downtown River-view Area area of Guilin, is near Li River, Fubo Hill, and Solitary Beauty Peak.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsUniversal Guilin Hotel

    Reviewed by hethncol


    Reviewed Oct 29, 2015
    by (2 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

    Apart from the location I can't say anything positive about this hotel. Carpet in room was dirty with large greasy stains. Air conditioning did not work. Had to open windows to cool room down. Breakfast was so self serve you even had to set the table! Tea bags were not replenished on second day. The 'last straw' was when the wifi on the top three floors failed to work and hotel staff could not care less!! Will be recommending to my tour company to find an alternate hotel in the future.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by julie.tennett

    Location, location

    Reviewed Sep 23, 2013
    by (21 reviews) Brisbane , Australia Flag of Australia

    Guilin is such a picturesque town on the Li river with lots of tourist attractions, and is the gateway to Yangshou. The prices in the hotel we felt were excessive for food, drinks and simple things like business services. Nonetheless, the room was clean and comfortable and there were lots of nearby options for a good meal. We found The Little Italian Cafe which gave great service, lots of useful information and well priced food and drink - and best of all - fabulous coffee!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by jobloor


    Reviewed Apr 7, 2012
    by (20 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Hotel was part of our Wendy Wu tour package. Fine , as with all the hotels hard bed, but clean and comfortable room. Wifi in the lobby, safe in the room, 2 bottles of water each day decent buffet breakfast.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Universal Guilin Hotel

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

    Travel Blogs from Guilin

    Long day today!

    A travel blog entry by hethncol on Oct 29, 2015

    10 photos

    Up at 4.30am today for bus pick up at 5.30am to drive to Xi'an airport for 7.40am flight to Guilin. We had a breakfast box to eat along the way and so that we could go straight into touring when we arrived in Guilin. Guilin is a city located on the banks of the Li River and famous for its unique limestone hill landscape. Unfortunately this is our …

    Another long day in the country and the mountains!

    A travel blog entry by hethncol on Oct 30, 2015

    11 photos

    Today we ate two breakfasts. One at the worst hotel we have stayed in so far (will be recommending Insider Journeys find an alternate in future - only positive is the location!) and the second at a local food shop next door where we ate what the local eat. Thick rice noodles with a small amount of tasty broth, topped with either vegetables, beef or …

    Li River Explore

    A travel blog entry by katieandryan on May 22, 2012

    22 photos

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    After our river cruise, we headed to an ancient village called Xingping, up river from Yangshuo. Xingping proved to be a great stop, away from the hustle and bustle of Yangshou and perfect for exploring more of the Li river and surrounding scenery. The only setback, a tummy bug for Ryan. Over in 24 hours though, it didn't mar his time too much.

    We finally parted ways with Tony and Marigo, and off we headed for the Yunan Province.