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Paris, France
Reviewed 16 June 2012

We stayed there last year with friends and we highly recommend this marvellous place. The environment is beautiful and relaxing, situated just between the river and mountains. The staff is very helpful and welcoming and to finish with,the rooms are comfortable and nicely decorated in the ecofriendly way. Enjoy without any restriction!

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Piedmont, South Dakota
Reviewed 13 June 2012

This is a great place to sit by the river watching the world go by while you have a drink or eat a meal. There is a rural feel about this property, it fronts on the river where you can go swimming or take a raft at a leisurely pace. Food is really great offering a big variety of both...

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Lincoln NE
Reviewed 8 June 2012

Retreat in the name of a hotel always makes me a little nervous, as so many are not truly the relaxing retreats that this place is. We needed a rest after many weeks of intense travel. We arrived in pouring rain, soaked to the bone, and were immediately whisked into the cozy restaurant and served hot ginger lemon honey tea....

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 June 2012

We stayed here last year and had a fantastic time. The staff were very friendly and helpful. They went out of their way to make our stay enjoyable. The surroundings are beautiful and it is a really peaceful town. The food at the retreat's restaurant was some of the best we had in China - and also at a very...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 23 May 2012

We chose the Yangshuo Mountain resort as a result of the many good folks giving it a big thumbs up here on Trip Advisor.... and they were right! What a lovely retreat after a few weeks of traveling around many parts of China! We had a wonderful 3 nights there. The scenery is wonderful, our room was fantastic, the staff...

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 23 May 2012

We stayed at the mountain retreat as part of a 17 day trip through China and were very dissapointed we didn't allocate more time to the Mountain Retreat. Amazing location, we had 3 rooms, 2 facing the road 1 facing the river. The rooms facing the road were great but were a bit noisy with the road traffic (despite it...

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2Thank Colin S
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 22 May 2012

Yangshuo Moutain retreat was created by a young American entrepreneur for rock-climbers coming to the area. Just 15-minutes from the hustle-bustle of Yangshuo-town, its dream-like atmosphere seems far remoed from the real world. The vista of bamboo rafts festooned with colorful umbrellas floating down the Yulong River past giant stands of bamboo and towering karsts creates a tranquil ambience -...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 21 May 2012

We had a short stay (only 1 night) so didn't get much of a chance to try the touristy activities here. Only saw the Impression Liu Shan Jie show - nice but not as majestic as Impression show I saw in Yunnan. Location - very out of the way - not a problem for us as we had hired a...

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UK
Reviewed 21 May 2012

Yangshuo Mountain Retreat was a great escape from the crowds. Peaceful but not isolated. Service was excellent and the room and food very good. It is a bit of hike from the town and it would be good if there was a regular shuttle bus service. The hotel recommended a good trip on the Li River. If you go in...

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Beijing
Reviewed 21 May 2012

I live in Beijing, and coming here for the hollidays was just perfect - peaceful, sporty, amazing vew! And good western and chinese food! - I felt really relaxed after one week in this lovely chinese cottage! Thank you - I would recommend to everybody!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Yangshuo Mountain Retreat overlooks the pristine Yulong River and surrounding karst limestone towers in the heart of the Yangshuo countryside. We are one hour from Guilin, just down the road from Impression Liu San Jie and a quick ride to West Street. We are American owned and locally run, established in 2000. Our accommodation, food and staff, not to mention our beautiful surroundings are highly rated by Frommers and other trusted guides. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Yangshuo Mountain Retreat

Address: Yulong River Road | Gaotian Town, Yangshuo County 541907, China
Region: China > Guangxi > Yangshuo County
Price Range: $44 - $121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Yangshuo Mountain Retreat 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Yangshuo Mountain Retreat Hotel Yangshuo County
Yangshuo Mountain Retreat County
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Yangshuo County
#2 Family Hotel in Yangshuo County
#4 Best Value Hotel in Yangshuo County
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“Get one with a balcony over the river so you can sit out and admire the scenery. ”
 of 5 bubbles Nell0o1, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Our room did not face the river, which was fine. We were more interested in such a quiet time. ”
 of 5 bubbles stevenr0bertd, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The timble flooring in the room is slightly old, make a lot of noise, management should consider upgraded soon.”
 of 5 bubbles 502irisy, 26 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I love 2nd floor room. The view is perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles kullawutc, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a view of the river.”
 of 5 bubbles V3633XIdavidr, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
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