Hostels in Guilin, China

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Get to know Guilin (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Guilin.

Guilin is an amazing and charming city in the province of Guangxi, in the south area of China. It is probably considered one of the most interesting cities in China, and the crowds of tourists will prove it. Even if you don't appreciate big crowds, the beauty of the city and the surrounds are really worth a visit. Guilin has a good transport connection; the most popular and economical ways are by bus and train –- both stations are near the city center and have good connections to the city center. Taxis or public buses are also available (make sure you have the right directions to your hostel, as it sometimes can be hard to ask for information because of the language barrier).

The city of Guilin has stunning scenery, with its shops, restaurants, and cafes set alongside the beautiful and well known “Li River.” The atmosphere in this city is quite a rarity in China -- it's really clean, with a lot of trees and green places. During your stay, you should take a few days to visit its main attractions -- Reed Flute Cave, Elephant Trunk Hill, Folded Brocade Hill, 7 Stars Park; you can visit these places by yourself easily. The other biggest attractions are the “Two Rivers and Foor Lakes Tour” and the “Guilin to Yangshuo Trip” -- these tours can be easily booked in any travel agency or in your hostel. After a long day of walking around, you should visit the Zhengyang Lu area -- with its concentration of cafes, restaurants, and bars -- to relax a little bit.

There are a few hostels in Guilin, and they all have the average facilities. The hostels in Guilin are very well rated, because of their facilities, prices, and friendly and helpful staff.

Written by local enthusiast for Guilin hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Guilin hostels Grace

FAQ about Guilin Hostels

We've collected the most common questions for hostels in Guilin. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

A hostel in Guilin costs $4 for a dorm. A private room in a hostel in Guilin costs $14. (based on Hostelz.com price comparison)
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Guilin Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Guilin, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
4 Total number of hostels
$4 Average dorm price
$14 Average private room price
$3 Cheapest hostel in Guilin
Junshe Boutique Guest House is the cheapest
2 Party hostels in Guilin
Junshe Boutique Guest House is the best rated
7.1 Average rating of all hostels

Other Nearby Cities

Yangshuo (59 Km / 37 mi.)
Zhaoxing (131 Km / 82 mi.)

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