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Murnau, Germany
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We stayed here for one night in May 2016. The hotel staff is very helpful and speaks great English. We rented two bikes from them (no deposit needed) and they explained to us where to go for a nice afternoon tour. They also helped us booking a shuttle bus to the airport the next day. Don't forget to try their...

Thank monij470
Shanghai, China
Reviewed 27 January 2016

My wife made reservations about 12 hours before arriving at the hotel (3am). They were able to give us a room with a balcony and a queen-sized bed, which was nice because when we arrived, it looked like they had a full house (the dining area was jam packed). The dinner was pretty good. The western food they served wasn't...

1Thank ShanghaiExpat551
Reviewed 3 August 2015

While a stay on the river outside the town is preferable this is great if you prefer a town stay. The room was comfortable with a balcony overlooking the road and river/hills. The service was honest and very good (booked the show thru them); excellent English. Restaurant was excellent. Close to West street but quiet.

1Thank philip5048
Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 11 June 2015

Lovely place,right on the Li river. They very kindly gave us the 4th, top, floor which we were a bit horrified with as there isn't a lift. When we got up there the room was great with a balcony and the best views. Room was delightful, clan and well laid out. Shower and toilet also excellent.

Thank LanceBombardier
San Diego
Reviewed 9 November 2014

If the rooms were better, I would give this place a 4 or 5. Likes: Location! Very close to the night market in Yangshuo. The noise didn't bother me at all. The view of the river outside the hotel is gorgeous! Tours - Lucy was our tour guide during our biking tour! We went biking to the bamboo rafts and...

Thank ktina36
Surfers Paradise, Australia
Reviewed 24 October 2014 via mobile

River view Inn is in a great position in the west st area. The rooms are a good size and generally clean . Make sure your room has a shower recess if that is what you are a custom to. The staff speak English which made life easy for us. The food was good and the breakfast was good

Thank Pat F
Reviewed 21 October 2014 via mobile

The room was so dirty we had to change hotels. There was Mold on walls and everywhere in the bathroom. The shower was so bad you did not want to use it. There was dirt all over the walls and it looked like it has not been cleaned at all. Do not look on top of the cupboard in the...

Thank Martin1241
Dongguan, China
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Our second stay at the River View Inn and it didn't disappoint. Very centrally located near West Street facing the Li River in a great location.cxx We took three rooms accommodating 6 of our family staying for three nights plus our dog. The rooms are comfortable and reasonably priced and for us much nicer than some of the larger hotels...

Thank Stevelizhangjun
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 16 August 2014

This is not a 5 star stay, it doesn't claim to be, but It is the perfect base to begin your walking, rafting or cycling adventure in the most amazing scenery. The hotel is run by friendly, helpful staff and is clean and quiet for the most part being away from the main part of town. This was our second...

Thank marciath
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 9 July 2014

This isn't the prettiest Hotel in the world but the location is great, the staff helpful and attentive and at such a low price it is excellent value for money. We would definitely stay here again and recommend it, but making sure that people weren't expecting 5 star. the river, as per the name, is just across the road and...

Thank PeterBarras

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This hotel has a prime location, only meters from the Li River. Some English speaking staff who could not have been more helpful. Superior service from all concerned.The usual tourist type shops are only 5 minutes away. This is the place seen on TV where cormorants dive for fish. ... more   less 

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Address: No.25 Binjiang Road, Yangshuo County 541900, China
Region: China > Guangxi > Yangshuo County
Price Range: $42 - $77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 50
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Hotel River View
River View Yangshuo County
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#9 Best Value Hotel in Yangshuo County
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“Ask for Deluxe room facing the river.”
 of 5 bubbles Jeanie72, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Unit 3B; very good with huge windows, both mountain & river views to be had”
 of 5 bubbles 75andriesm, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a river view and balcony and loved it”
 of 5 bubbles JoySmith, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 405 is great for light sleepers, like me”
 of 5 bubbles Pennylets, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a bathroom door rather than a curtain.”
 of 5 bubbles Momalope, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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