Where to Stay in Guilin

Since Guilin is a famous tourist city, there are a lot of hotels for you to locate. Knowing some basic information of the neighborhoods and districts in Guilin will be very useful for you to choose a hotel.
The Guilin city layout can be roughly divided into two sections – East Section and West Section by Li River flowing from north to south. The West Section (west of Li River) is the traditional downtown of the city. Basically, there are four areas for you to choose for accommodation – East Commercial Area, Li River Belt Area, West Downtown Area and Railway Station Area.
 
♦ 1. East Commercial Area 
The east commercial area is close to the city center in the east by three bridges – Jiefang Bridge in the middle, Yushan Bridge in the north and Li River Bridge in the south. Both Guilin International Exhibition Center is situated in this area.
 
Landmarks and attractions in East Commercial Area: Seven Star Park, Camel Hill and Tunnel Hill Park, Elephant Trunk Hill Park, International Exhibition Center and Guilin International Conference Center
 
► Jinjiang Inn Exhibition Center Branch (3 star)
Address: Shijiayuan Road 31-2, Qixing District
Located in the heartland of Guilin International Exhibition Center, Jinjiang Inn Exhibition Center Branch is a suitable hotel when you visit to Guilin. 2 km away from downtown, tourists can appreciate the charming scenery in the city center, and the superior location of hotel is convenient for tourists to go to visit the hot attractions in the city.
 
Attractions nearby:
Seven Star Park (1.4 miles/17 mins to walk)
Elephant Trunk Hill (1.5 miles/ 18 mins to walk)
Li River (1.5 miles/ 18 mins to walk)
► Universal Hotel (3 Star)
Address: No. 1, Jiefang East Road,Guilin, China,541001
Hotel Universal Guilin is situated on the bank of Li River, within walking distance to the local market, shopping area and tourist hot spots.
 
Attractions nearby:
Zhengyang Pedestrian Street (2.1 miles/27 mins to walk)
Solitary Beauty Peak (0.6 miles/8 mins to walk)
Shahu Lake (also named Fir Lake, one lake of Two Rivers & Four Lakes) (0.9 miles/ 11 mins to walk)
Fobo Hill (0.8 miles/10 mins to walk)
 
► Guilin Plaza Hotel (4 star)
Address: Lijiang Road No.20, Qixing District
Located in the best business, sport activities section, Guilin Plaza Hotel will provide the best environment for tourists to get away from the madding crowd. In here, tourists can go to visit attractions, shopping, catering in the downtown easily, and can visit to Little Dongjiang, Camel Peak and so many classic attractions.
 
Attractions nearby:
Seven Star Park (1.5 miles/18 mins to walk)
Elephant Trunk Hill (2.2 miles/27 mins to walk)
Zhengyang Pedestrian Street (2.1 miles/27 mins to walk)
 
► Guilin Gui Shan Hotel (5 Star)
Address: Guilin, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region to wear No. 42 Zhongshan Road
Guilin Gui Shan Hotel located in the center of Guilin Li River bank, transportation, tourism, shopping is very convenient, and inside, Castle Peak fall back around the tree-surrounded the classic garden-style buildings in the surrounding mountains looming among Chau Zi Jiang Li River and just like in the two guard jade belt meandering flow around her.
 
 
♦ 2. West Downtown Area (City Core)
This area is on the west of Li River winding through Guilin city from north to south. Here is the downtown filled with hotels, restaurants, shops and commercial streets. Administratively the west downtown area is governed by three urban districts – Diecai District in the north, Xiufeng District in the middle and Xiangshan District in the south. 
 
Landmarks and attractions in East Commercial Area: Peach Blossom River, Shahu Lake, Ronghu Lake, Guihu Lake, Wooden Dragon Lake, Solitary Beauty Peak and Jingjiang King Tomb Mansion.
 
► Fobo Hotel (3 Star)
Address: No.27 Bijiang Road
Situated in the best scenery, catering, shopping location, Fobo Hotel provides a good environment for you to get away from the madding crowd. It is 1 km from here to downtown, and 40 minutes to the airport. And the surrounding are Jingjiang Mansion, Fobo Hill Park, Fuilong Garden.
 
Attractions nearby:
Jingjiang Mansion (0.0 miles)
Fobo Hill (0.2 miles/3 mins to walk)
Zhengyang Pedestrian Street (0.2 miles/3 mins to walk)
Seven Star Park (1.0 miles/12 mins to walk)
► Guilin Bravo Hotel (4 Star)
Address: 14 South Ronghu Road, Guilin, China, 541001
The Guilin Bravo Hotel is located along the lake area in Guilin city center. At night, the colorful lights lying along the lake like strings of pearls create a fairyland effect. As for shopping convenience, the Guilin Bravo Hotel is only ten minutes from the night market and the city center on the Banyan Lake Park (Ronghu).
 
329 tastefully decorated guest rooms, lake view rooms and suites, each with individually controlled air-conditioning and heating, safety deposit box, private bathroom, hairdryer, scale, colour television with free in-house movies and satellite channels, IDD telephone and mini bar, Non-smoking rooms and handicapped rooms are also available.

► Lijiang Waterfall Hotel (5 Star)
 
Address: No. 1, Shanhu North Road,Guilin, China,541001
Guilin Lijiang Waterfall Hotel, the largest, latest and best-equipped hotel in Guangxi, is now being rebuilt on the former site of Lijiang Hotel into a deluxe five-star hotel. It is located in the downtown area of Guilin City .The artificial waterfall that rushes down from its top matches the picturesque ambience of the hotel.
 
Attractions nearby:
Shahu Lake (also named Fir Lake, one lake of Two Rivers & Four Lakes) (0.2 miles/ 3 mins to walk)
Zhengyang Pedestrian Street (0.3 miles/4 mins to walk)
Li River (0.5 miles/ 6 mins to walk)
Guilin Department Store (0.4 miles/5 mins to walk)
 
► Sheraton Guilin Hotel (5 Star)
Address: No. 15, Bin Jiang Road, Guilin, China, 541001
Ideally located alongside the Li River, there is a famous 5-star hotel Sheraton Guilin Hotel. Guilin has been an inspiration to Chinese poets and artists throughout the centuries. Today, our hotel sits in the heart of this enchanting city.
 
Attractions nearby:
Zhengyang Pedestrian Street (0.2 miles/3 mins to walk)
Shahu Lake (also named Fir Lake, one lake of Two Rivers & Four Lakes) (0.5 miles/ 6 mins to walk)
Guilin Department Store (0.8 miles/10 mins to walk)
Twin Tower (0.9 miles/ 11 mins to walk)
Li River cuts the city of Guilin into two parts. There are some famous scenic spots spread along the banks.
 
► Shangri-la Hotel, Guilin (5 star)
Address: 111 Second North Ring Road
Overlooking the picturesque Li River, the 449-room Shangri-La Hotel, Guilin is ideally located for both business and pleasure. Guilin's leading tourist attractions, including Diecai Mountain and the city's charming pedestrian tourist area, are all easily accessible. For business travellers, both the city centre and the International Exhibition and Conference Centre are less than 10 minutes' drive away.
 
Attractions nearby:
Fobo Hill (1.3 miles/16 mins to walk)
Solitary Beauty Peak (1.5 miles/18 mins to walk)
Seven Star Park (2.2 miles/27 mins to walk)