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“dutch couple”(22 reviews)
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

This recently renovated property, with new owners Richard and Curry ( who also run The Tea Cosy and Ancient Gardens),gives travellers the opportunity to experience a sense of history and the peace of the countryside away from a Yangshuo town which has become frenetic these...More

Thank jeanfrances2015
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

This is our 3rd time in Yangshuo, second time at the Giggling Tree and it is always a pleasure to be back. The accommodation is basic but the hosts are very friendly and it makes a real difference. We were just a bit annoyed as...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

We stayed at the Giggling Tree for three nights and whilst the guesthouse location is in the midst of beautiful karst mountains, we found the hotel accommodation rather basic and in need of much TLC. Our ground floor room was dark, damp and dank -...More

Thank MonkeyEscapade
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We spent 3 nights here and it was a real relaxing stay. The location is terrific with beautiful views on the Karst mountains. The owners are very nice and helpfull, they will do anything to make your stay worthwhile. When I told them my mom...More

Thank Kiki S
Reviewed 25 July 2017

An old farmers street transformed in a 23 bedroom (houses) guesthouse. All very simple and down to earth, yet all comfort available. The adventure deserves the stay, and the swimming pool makes it perfect. Western and Eastern kitchen (Dutch owners, Chinese staff), in a family...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
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US$59 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$59 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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angelachow
27 April 2017|
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Response from Judith S | Reviewed this property |
We arranged a shuttle from the hotel.
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"You might be better with a first floor rather than ground floor room"
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"the rooms in the middle of the street on the ground floor."
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"Wifi is not consistent inside all rooms. Ask the staff for room recommendations if you need wifi."
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"Ground floor rooms are noisier as right next to the courtyard where guests eat meals."
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