Best Yangshuo hotels for service, style, location
High end Yangshuo hotels
Yangshuo Mountain Retreat
Yangshuo Mountain Retreat, while priced slightly higher than most Yangshuo hotels (prices range between RMB 400-700) it offers a value that few other hotels can match. The Mountain Retreat is consistently among the most popular Yangshuo hotels among Asia expatriates, western couples & families. The scenery is spectacular, the food outstanding and the service warm and professional. The rooms are simple, tasteful and comfortable, offering river and mountain views, many with private balconies. We recommend you book well in advance as it is often quite full.
Yangshuo Mountain Retreat address: Wang Gong Shan Jiao, Feng Lou Cun Wei, Gaotian Town, Yangshuo (approximately 15 minutes from town on the Yulong River)
Phone: (86) 773 8777 091
Fax: (86) 773 8777 092
Located a good distance from Yangshuo Town is the recently opened Secret Garden, which was uniquely designed by South African artist Ian. It is in Jiuxian Village and is run by Australian Ian and his wife Fei. It is perhaps the best designed hotals in Yangshuo County.
Mid Range Yangshuo hotels
In the heart of Yangshuo town this four storey hotel is Australian-owned and operated by Malcolm offers good value for money with bright rooms, king size beds and a spacious atrium. It also has the great vegetarian restaurant next door and the Li River around the corner.
Li River Retreat
Run by Australian Alf and his wife Ming Fang, this reasonably priced well-established guesthouse offers stunning views from its perch above the Li River and good food and great value Aussie wines. One of the earliest foreign-run hotels in Yangshuo.
Budget Yangshuo hotels
Yangshuo Outside Inn
Run by Dutchman Ronald, the newly refurbished Outside Inn has 18 different style rooms for singles, couples and families, all arranged around a traditional courtyard. The mud brick buildings are very rustic and for hardy travelers who like an authentic countryside feel.
Located in the Yu Long River Valley the Giggling tree is ran by a lovely couple from Holland. It has an authentic, rustic feel to the place with great views of the surrounding scenery.
Yangshuo International Youth Hostel
Recently refurbished restaurant reception area this hostel is located on West Street right in the thick of the action. With large rooms and tour booking facilities this is often a favorite for backpackers coming to Yangshuo.