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Ming Palace International Youth Hostel

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

94.7% Overall Rating

339 out of 355 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (09/09/2015)

Haben ghezai thinks…

"Staff were really friendly, helpful and patient. Bar stuff were amazing and loved the common area, massive sofa and so relaxing."

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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 15.61

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

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Guilin?

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Facebook/Twitter are available here.We offer free laundry, many well-known attraction discount ticket in guilin. Between North and South train station, fast and easy access. Perfectly located in the heart of Guilin.1 mins to the famous Li River; Ming Dynasty Palace is in the next door, 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)

No meals or drinks included

8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included
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)

No meals or drinks included

Single (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

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,2014 on Hostelbookers!

After the refurbishment in March of 2014, our rooms have become cleaner and bigger(more than 25? ) with great facilities. We are in proximity of everything you need! Supermarkets, pharmacies, markets, massage shops, bars, as well as many tourist attractions are all within walking distance. Our laid-back, artistic atmosphere offers you a unique place to stay during your time in Guilin. Our friendly team takes pride in providing guests with the most hospitable experience, organizing social events and often taking guests to explore.

You can have a go at making tasty dumplings at our Sunday night Dumpling Party or just relax at the bar and watch the nightly movie. Whether you are traveling alone or with friends, Ming Palace International Hostel will ensure you have a pleasant, memorable and fun experience in the most beautiful city in China!

--- Reasons why you should choose Ming Palace Hostel----
* Friendly, knowledgeable English speaking staff, highest rating you can read from the booking website. We have been like a friend to all guest, play games, organize activity with your guy. We are always a home away from home for you.
* We gain 2013 WINNER of Certificate of Excellence from Tripadvisor
* Best Atmosphere Award and Best Value Award from HostelBookers
* Weekend Activity --Such as: Free DIY dumpling making party at Sunday night, movie night
* Free Facebook/Twitter Access!

---- Tour advice /organization ----
Li River Cruise-bamboo raft,
Longsheng Rice Terraces
2 River and 4 Lakes cruise
Assisting you with your plan and booking Train Ticket

------- Best Location ---------
Perfectly located in a quiet street between the river Li and Ming Palace
Many popular scenic spots are within walking distance as listed below:
1 min walk from Jinjiang Prince City (historic and architectural heritage, aka Jingjiang Ming Palace Scenic Area)
1 min walk from Li River
2 min walk from Solitary Beauty Peak (known as the 'sky supporting pillar')
3 min walk from Fu Bo Hill & Die Cai Hill
5 min walk from Zhengyang Pedestrian Street shopping mall , supermarket, bank, restaurants and bars)
10 min walk from Seven Star Park
15 min walk from Elephant Park ('must see' symbol of Guilin)

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
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 7:00-11:00 Dinner from 11:00-22:30
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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