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Reviewed 13 December 2015

We had heard about people staying at Halfway Guesthouse and knew it was a popular place to stop on the Tiger Leaping Gorge. But it turned out to be the most disappointing place we've ever stayed in our entire trip in Yunnan. The bathroom was...More

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Reviewed 8 December 2015

Before doing the Tiger Leaping Gorge trek, we checked out the reviews for all the hostels and decided we wanted to stop at the Halfway Guesthouse if we were able to get there before dark. The Halfway Guesthouse was described as a great place. It...More

Thank Eloise Y
Reviewed 17 November 2015

This guesthouse is nothing special except for the views from the rooms. The food was good but we had to wait quite a while. The rooms and bathrooms (no shower curtain or tray) are basic and clean but without any charm. The man that checked...More

Thank Didi C
Reviewed 25 October 2015

We stayed here for one night while in the Tiger Leaping Gorge. When we arrived in the afternoon, they were too busy to check us in or to take our lunch order. After about 30 minutes, a Mandarin speaker with us finally just went into...More

Thank iphigeniaj
Reviewed 8 October 2015

The shower had no hot water, and the food was delicious but made us feel sick (which wasn't good for the second day of the hike). The room was nice but a little too costly. The view from the balcony is great though.

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"Demand the best room you can get because otherwise they shove you wherever or overcharge you."
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"Probably check out the other local guesthouses"
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"Choose the rooms in the newer section of the hotel. The views out your windows are excellent and worth the..."
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"Skip a beer or three and get the 150rmb private room if you're squeamish about sharing a squat toilet."
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