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No.16 Qianwang Street, Zhengyifang, Renmin Middle Road, Wuhua District, Kunming 650000 China See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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28 Oct.29 Oct.
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff but hotel facility is very disappointing, Unless for those really want a worn out reminiscent old house type. The reply from hotel staff for my questions of why those peeling paints at building facade, why Guest has to walk through pouring rain without...More

1  Thank caoq14
Management response:Responded 27 August 2018
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您好,感谢您入住我们酒店。很遗憾给您的旅...

Reviewed 1 June 2018

1, the hotel has no air conditioning. It was warm when we were there, about 80F degrees. We experienced the same problem as a previous reviewer. It was difficult to sleep because our room was too warm and there was no way to ventilate it....More

Thank baywanderer
Management response:Responded 27 August 2018

Dear Guest, thank you four your comments. 1. Our hotel is a Cultural relics protection units, I can't use air conditioning, but we have German silent fan. Maybe you don't find it, 2. Sorry, our standard room only have 30 ㎡ 3. Our hotel manager...More

Reviewed 9 March 2018

We stayed in this amazing hotel for three nights and wished we could have stayed longer. The building, which was the mansion of a wealthy merchant, is magical with antiques and a feeling that you could be in the China of the 1920s. The breakfasts...More

Thank stubbspainter
Management response:Responded 27 August 2018

Thank you for your good comments, hope to see you again.

Reviewed 16 November 2017

There are so many grand hotels and buildings springing up in China that abound in every city. This is a wonderful exception that I hope will portend more old buildings being conserved and restored for commercial use. This was an old building that was extensively...More

Thank LiangTS
Management response:Responded 27 August 2018

Thank you for your good commets, hope you have a nice trip in China

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful original hotel in the center of Kunming. The staff and manager were very friendly and helpful. The organized all our visits and transfers very well. They can even provide a local mobile phone for foreigners who need it. One thing which can be improved...More

Thank Marie-Cécile C
Management response:Responded 27 August 2018

Thank you for you good comments, our hotel have very good local food, if you have time you could order our hotel's food.

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About
Description
Silver Chest boutique hotel is located in downtown Kunming. It's belong to one part of the only remaining old street in the city. It's not only the best but also the only boutique hotel in Kunming with amazing More location. You can walk into one of the most attractive place to visit in town called birds and flower market in 3 minutes. The biggest shopping district in Kunming is 5 minutes away by foot. You can also walk to Green Lake Park in 20 minutes from here. Kunming International Airport is also only 40 minutes away by car. The building of the hotel was built in 1924. The building itself is a piece of art. The combination of local Yunnan Bai minority courtyards and the influence from the western architect in early 1900s made it the most unique architect left in the city. The street where this building located on was used to be called "small silver chest alley", that's why we named it "silver chest" today. The hotel is fully furnished with old Shanghai antiques furniture and well designed to meet the demand of modern life requirements. You can still enjoy the luxury 5 star experience in an old style building in downtown Kunming. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
USD 137 - USD 280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
China > Yunnan > Kunming
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
USD 137 - USD 280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
China > Yunnan > Kunming
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Room & Suite (40)
Dining (6)
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linda c
24 January 2017|
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Response from rajang | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, was out of town. You probably pushed the wrong button, because I just reviewed the place, however Im a traveller, so therefore you have to address the hotel itself over their website. But yes, they will pick you up at... More
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"Avoid upstairs rooms due to no air conditioning"
baywanderer
31 May 2018
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"Only stairs, no lift."
LauraJane597
24 May 2016
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"Every Room except the noisy presidential room is charming and beautiful"
Saturnspace
20 May 2016
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"Standard rooms are quite compact so if you need some space then go for a larger room - or another hotel."
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21 Mar. 2016
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