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Oslo
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Located at the most beautiful part of the Yulong river with friendly service and good atmosphere. We will recommend it for all our friends and we will love to come back. A perfect starting point for biking along the river.

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Shanghai
Reviewed 11 November 2016

One of the best vacations. Fantastic play to stay. Must recommend. Our only regret was not to stay longer. Exceptionally serene as the place is next to the river. Staff runs it like a small tavern. Homely feel

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Super!!!Great view all rooms face to the river mountain rage u can sit, relax, breakfast by the river float a raft in the big river superclean hotel testy food excellent service staffs can speak english They can manage everthing all perfect impressed i kept in my memory

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 10 November 2016

The Mountain Retreat is a manor style accomodation ideally located alongside the Yulong River. The sunsets over the river are beautiful, which you can enjoy over a local beer and excellent food served by the restaurant. There is a large stock of decent rental bikes available. The hotel also offers a wide range of other potential activities (e.g. we did...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We loved it here. We stayed 4 nights and ate a lot of very good meals here too. I'd particularly recommend the local style fried rice, spring rolls, braised pumpkin, sizzling beef, and spring onion egg pancake thingy. The location is wonderful, being right on the peaceful Yulong river. We sat on the banks and ate most of our meals...

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Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Really loved this accommodation. Loved the position. Quiet and out of town but there's a short walk to a ferry which takes you straight into town. So convenient! The staff are so lovely and helpful. Loved it from the minute we got there! Messaged them before arriving and they promptly answered all our questions. Organised transport from the train station...

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This is a lovely, slightly off-beat - maybe the word is quaint - family run boutique hotel. It's near a mountain but not up a mountain - it's by the side of the river in a mostly tranquil spot. Shortly after the cruise boats arrive from the Li River cruise, large numbers of tourists on bamboo punts come down the...

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australia
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Do you want to escape the hustle and bustle of China? Go to Yangshuo and stay at the Mountain Retreat. The setting is stunning right on the river with a back drop of cast landscape for which the region is famous This is not a modern chain hotel. It's a hotel offering an alternative to the totally modern stereotypical hotels...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This place is divine!! We had three very relaxing days here. Just sitting on their terrace and watching the bamboo rafts go by was all I needed to re-charge my batteries. We loved our spacious hill view double room with comfortable beds. I just really love their concept! They pay so much attention to detail starting with a nice welcome...

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London, England
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Now my wife and I disagree about this place. What we both agree is that the location on the Yulong river is beautiful. There is good outdoor space to sit and watch the bamboo rafts of tourists drift slowly downstream, and the scenery is fantastic. I found the room wanting. I accept it is a "eco" resort (although how eco...

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UndertheMoon, Manager at Yangshuo Mountain Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Bell, Thank you for your kind words about your experience with us and your helpful suggestions. We do have power strips inside each bed side cabinet for extra plugs, and we also have additional power strips available from housekeeping. Guests just need to ask. Also in our guest information book on this same table, there is our suggestion...

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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 

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Address: Yulong River Road | Gaotian Town, Yangshuo County 541907, China
Region: China > Guangxi > Yangshuo County
Price Range: €32 - €88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Yangshuo Mountain Retreat 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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Yangshuo Mountain Retreat County
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#2 Family 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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