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Ming Palace International Youth Hostel

Hostel | 10-3 Dong Hua Rd, XiuFeng District, Guilin, China 541001

95.8% Overall Rating

333 out of 349 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (25/08/2014)

Brent Swann thinks…

"Great value, spacious double room with nice en-suite, internet in rooms, lovely helpful staff, allowed us to use their personal computer to change passwords etc after my phone was stolen near 7 star…"

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Fax
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bar(s)
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 16.24

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Guilin?

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We offer free laundry, many well-known attraction discount ticket in guilin. Facebook/Twitter are available here. Perfectly located in the heart of Guilin.1 mins to the famous Li River & Ming Dynasty Palace, and 3 mins to Pedestrian street. Good value and comfortable rooms, which offers you clean, spacious space at good prices in a friendly atmosphere. Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

6 Bed Dorm - Female only (Private bathroom)

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8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

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Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Superior Double (Private bathroom)

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Single (Private bathroom)

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Superior Twin (Private bathroom)

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Deluxe Family Room (Private bathroom)

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Deluxe Double (Private bathroom)

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About Ming Palace International Youth Hostel

We won the Best Atmosphere Award in June and the Best Value Award in December,2011 on Hostelbookers!

Perfectly located in the heart of Guilin. Ming Palace is located on a quiet street between famous Jinjiang Prince City and Li River, where are holding the spirit and humanity of Guilin. We are opened in 2011 and well renovated hostel offers you a clean, spacious and comfortable room with good price and friendly atmosphere. We have large and nice lobby and rooftop area for relaxing of the famous Solitary Beauty Peak view and various sightseeing surrounded. Lobby and all of the rooms are filled with original artist's paintings, which makes you feel like staying in an art gallery. If you want to enjoy fun and artistic atmosphere during your stay, Ming Palace can be your best choice.

Christmas Activity:

Christmas Party made in the youth hostel which was celebrated in the Chinese way. Sharing the delicious Chinese food together, watch the Christmas movie in the lobby and play the Chinese game with the guy come from different city of China. Come on and join us and just enjoy yourself in the Hotel.

============== Best Location==============
Many popular scenic spots you can reach are within walking distance as listed below:

? 1 min walks from Jinjiang Prince City (historic and architectural heritage, aka Jingjiang Ming Palace Scenic Area)
? 1 min walk from Li River
? 2 mins walk from Solitary Beauty Peak (known as the 'sky supporting pillar')
? 3 mins walk from Fu Bo Hill & Die Cai Hill
? 3 mins walk from Zhengyang Pedestrian Street (shopping mall , super market, bank, restaurants and bars)
? 7 mins walk from Seven Star Park
?10 mins walk from Elephant Trunk Hill (“must see” symbol of Guilin)
? 15 mins walk from Two River Four Lake

? 5 mins walk from major public bus lines (the accessible and easy transportation for you to explore the city)
? 10 mins from bus station or train station by taxi (12yuan/3.3km)

Accommodation Information

Cheap, spacious and comfortable air-conditioned roomsAll rooms with western toilet, shower,wash stand and 24 hrs. hot water
Large, versatile and funny common area with lounge, bar,cafe,pool table and satellite TV(about 180 m²)
Rooftop Garden (hang out with friends or perhaps making new ones.it offers spectacular views surrounded)
Friendly and energetic staffs speak fluent English
Cheap and well-cooked local & western food
Cheap local beer and all other drinks
FREE Internet access (Free to use PC, Wi-Fi in lobby)
FREE information about Guilin city
FREE pool table
FREE welcome coffee/tee
FREE luggage storage
FREE map of Guilin
FREE use of hair-dryer
FREE board games
FREE lockers in dorm
FREE electric blanket provided in winter time
FREE Laundry service
FREE extra blankets
FREE filtered water
FREE guitar use
No lock-out and curfew
Bike rental
Breakfast from 7:00-10:30 Dinner from 17:00-22:30
Tour advice /organization (Li River Cruise-bamboo raft, Longsheng Rice Terraces)

Location Information

Ming Palace International Youth Hostel
10-3 Dong Hua Rd
XiuFeng District

Ming Palace is located in a central, secure and exclusive area,opposite the Wangfu Huayuan building,five-minute walk to the downtown area ,many public bus routes, Many supermarkets, banks, restaurants are just near by.

Scenic Spots nearby( 1 minute walk to Lijiang River, Jingjiang Prince City, Solitary Beauty Peak, Fubo Hill and Diecai Hill,and 5 minutes walk to the most famous Elephant Trunk Hill)

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