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New York
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112 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2011

Here's what my wife and I and our friends traveling with us kept saying: "With more than 700 guesthouses available in Lijiang, why Lonely Planet chose this one is incomprehensible." Ok, first the good points: The owner and staff are very friendly and will do anything to make you happy. The rooms are large and there's plenty of room to... More 

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Ewan_215, 業者 at Carnation Hostel, responded to this review

Hello!we just registered tripadvisor account, Thank you for the advice , that time we just move, I'm really sorry for give you the inconvenience deeply ! welcome you to come again our inn More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2011

This was our home from home in Lijiang, and one of the only things that made the place bearable. It must be in just about the only quiet corner of the old town left, but sitting on the balcony of the second floor room you'd never know you were only a stone's throw away from the insanely busy lanes towards... More 

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Ewan_215, 業者 at Carnation Hostel, responded to this review

hi,I'm Ewan.Thank you so much for our review,Welcome to come back ! More 

Melbourne, Australia
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29 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2011

The rooms have little quirky touches but are clean and spacious. The hosts are very friendly, helpful and whip up a good breakfast. It is right on the touristy fringe of the old town so it is fairly quiet at night - which is fantastic.

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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164 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2011

The Carnation has huge bedrooms and bathrooms and are kept spotlessly clean. The Carnation delivers great service with the proprietors (Mr Wang senior, Mrs Wang and Mr. Wang junior) going out of their way to make guests comfortable. They also will help with all travel arrangements. Please note their new location is less than a 2 minute walk from their... More 

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1 Thank maxtraveler2
Ewan_215, 業者 at Carnation Hostel, responded to this review

Hi,I'm Mr. Wang junior.My family really thank you for your comment.Welcome to come back again! More 

Reykjavik, Iceland
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2011

Really liked this hotel. Owner very friendly and helpful. Good breakfast. Wi Fi worked well

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Ewan_215, 業者 at Carnation Hostel, responded to this review

Hello! Thanks for your comment.Welcome to come back again! More 

New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 February 2011

The detailed address is No.19, WenMing Alley, Wuyi Street, Old Town, Lijiang.the landlord is Friendly,and the German shepherd is very lovely. The breakfast is good.Worth trying

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Beijing, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2011

The detailed address is No.19, WenMing Alley, Wuyi Street, Old Town, Lijiang.the landlord is Friendly,and the German shepherd is very lovely. The breakfast is good.Worth trying

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Shanghai, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2011

We stayed here for 3 days in Jan. 2011. Overall, recommend this guest house to other travelers who are looking for good value, while on a budget. The Good: - Free WiFi available throughout, including guest rooms. - Good value room rate. - Family-Friend Environment with Owner there most of time. - Building exterior has much character. - Reasonable location... More 

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Oostende, Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 January 2010

When we arrived in Lijiang, rain was pouring down. The old town is a traffic free maize of alleys, so we would have been wet to the bone and completely lost, if it weren't for Ewan, the friendly owner of carnation, who send his 2 lovely daughters to the edge of the town with umbrellas to escort us to his... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Carnation Hostel

Address: No.19 Wenming Alley, Wuyi Street, Gucheng District, Lijiang, China
Region: China > Yunnan > Lijiang
Price Range: $23 - $54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Carnation Hostel 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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