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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Best hostel experience ever! The hostel itself is wonderful, but it's the staff that would make this 6 stars rather than 5. We're a family with 2 young children, and it's always a challenge to find housing. It's hard to find quad rooms, and I don't really want to pay for 2 doubles. Wada had a quad room that worked...

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Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

I'm a solo lady traveler and stayed three nights at Wada Hostel. I had a great time, the staff behind the counter helped me so much answering questions, and planning my trip :) I even made good friends with Alisa and Uncle who works nights; they made me feel right at home. Clean rooms, great atmosphere, plenty of space to...

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Reviewed 23 April 2016

Everything about staying at this hostel was great! It was located near the bus station that had buses to Yangshuo and was within walking distance to the main attractions in the city of Guilin. They had bikes for rent, organized tours, and delicious food at reasonable prices.

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Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Best hostel Ive stayed in China. Great atmosphere good location. Very helpful and cheerful staff. Thanks Wada girls! Best hostel Ive stayed in China. Very helpful and cheerful staff. Thanks Wada girls! Very helpful and cheerful staff. Thanks Wada girls!

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Reviewed 31 March 2016

Great hostel to stay at in Guilin. Wada girls were amazing, very friendly and helpful. They helped us book bus tickets and arrange a tour of the Li River and setup a stay with their sister hostel in Yangshuo, when we decided to change our plans at the last minute. Rooms were really comfortable and clean and the menu was...

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Bugibba, Malta
Reviewed 10 March 2016

We stayed at this hostel at the end of February 2016. All the staff were very friendly,helpful and spoke English. The rooms were very clean. They had a little games room in the basement, a nice lounge area on the main floor and up on the sixth floor you can do your laundry ( for free they also provide the...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 9 March 2016

the hostel is great, it's located not too far from the city center of Guilin, so you can easily explore the city by foot. The staff are just wonderful, super nice, helpful and funny, they really enriched our stay. The rooms are okay, clean and basic, however great value for money. The food is good too, we got breakfast every...

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Viera, Florida
Reviewed 5 March 2016

The Wada girls (staff) here are amazing!. So friendly and helpful! it was very refreshing. Jeanine helped us with planning transport to Longji Rice Terraces and planning our bamboo raft trip to yangshou the next day even though we arrived pretty late at night. She was funny, helpful and patient. Another wada girl even let me leave my cloths drying...

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Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hostel for two nights. The first night they helped arrange our stay at another one of their locations in the countryside for the ensuing two days then we returned for our last night in Guilin. After being in China for 37 days staying in a range of hotels ranging up to $70 a night and other...

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Would recommend this hostel to all backpackers. Food is good, rooms are well equipped and comfortable, beds are big. The best thing about this place are the staff. The Wada girls speak good English, will teach you Chinese, help you with travel arrangements, and generally welcome you and share a good time.You will want to go back, I know I...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A popular hostel in Guilin frequented by many foreign guests. Wada satisfies the needs of the budget-minded travellers who have a thirst for the mysterious lands of the world by offering the lowest rates, the best tours, and the most fun. The weekly Tuesday dumpling making party and Friday night All-You-Can-Eat BBQs always delights the crowds. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wada Hostel

Address: No.212 Huancheng West Frist Road, Guilin 541002, China
Region: China > Guangxi > Guilin
Price Range: €9 - €22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Wada Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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“Rooms higher up are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles , 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“No elevator so if you have huge luggages like we did, ask for a room on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Cici808, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Quad room was perfect for a family.”
 of 5 bubbles jfsinmsp, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Dorm rooms have 4 beds each, made a change from the 6-10 bed dorms I had been staying in.”
 of 5 bubbles Y330FMdavidm, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All rooms were great, really clean.”
 of 5 bubbles M9222OLstacyw, 15 Jan 2016 | Read review
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