Mama Naxi's Guesthouse

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Description

The Hostelz.com Review

Mama Naxi's Guesthouse is a family-run hostel located within a private estate area. The owners speak great English (despite it being their second language), and have decades of experience with serving guests from all over the world. Wi-Fi, service, cleanliness, and security are top notch at this hostel.

The Location

The hostel is conveniently located a short, five-minute walk from the main Lijiang bus station. The hostel is located within a private estate compound, which is under surveillance by security guards. Hence, it is a very safe environment. There are also numerous food places and supermarkets right at the doorstep of the compound for guests who need to buy any amenities or food at any time of the day.

The hostel is also located near the shuttle buses departing for airport or train station, making it easy for guests to access transit.

Rooms and Bathrooms

Dorm rooms are large and spacious with balcony and drying racks for guests to do their laundry. Each bed is equipped with a reading light and individual power point. Pillows and beds are clean and comfortable. The bed frames are sturdy and do not shake when guests are climbing on or off their beds, and slippers are provided for free under the beds.

Bathrooms are en suite inside the dorm room and come with hot water. Towels, shower gel, and shampoo are also provided. The bathrooms are large, clean, and spacious with modern Western toilet design. A hairdryer is also provided for free.

Common Spaces

The hostel is equipped with numerous common areas such as the sunroof, fire pit, and living room. In the winter, guests mostly hang out at the sunroof or fire pit where it is warm, and the owners of the guesthouse will distribute water and snacks to guests sitting there. The living room is equipped with large, comfortable sofas and also a computer with internet access that is free for all guests to use. Power sockets are also located all around these common areas for guests who are charging their devices or laptops.

Summary

With great service and location and reasonable prices, Mama Naxi's is an excellent choice of stay for guests staying in Lijiang. The owners are attentive to the every need of their guests and will do their best to make arrangements in order to fulfill the guests' requests.
by C.Willy
Hostelz.com Staff Reviewer
2018-03-02
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(Location is approximate. You may need to pan/move to find "Mama Naxi's Guesthouse" at 78, WenHua alley, WuYi Street, Ancient Town.)

Location/Contact

Address
78, WenHua alley, WuYi Street, Ancient Town, Lijiang, Yunnan Province, China
Coordinates
26.858964, 100.233185 (accuracy not guaranteed)
Location
Website
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Telephone
+0888-5100700/5107713/5185930
Fax
+0888-5185930
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How is Mama Naxi's Guesthouse rated on other websites?

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Hostelworld
(784 ratings)
96%
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Hostels.com
(3 ratings)
86%
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93%
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96%
89%
89%
94%

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