Pingyao has some of the most diverse hotels in China, but choosing the right one can be a difficult. In this article, you will find a short review of some of the best hotels in the city, whatever your budget may be.
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Reviews of Luxury Hotels (5 Star) in Pingyao
Jing’s Residence Pingyao
Jing’s Residence Pingyao is a boutique luxury hotel in the historic town of Pingyao, with 15 guestrooms. The hotel is 30 minute drive from the Pingyao Railway Station. It provides free Wi-Fi throughout and also provides free on-site car parking. The hotel features a restaurant serving western and local dishes with a bar serving a wide selection of drinks. Additionally, the hotel provides you with other amenities like luggage storage, library, shared lounge, massage, and safety deposit boxes. The staff is warm and speaks English to handle your enquiries better. Some of the places of interest close to the hotel include North First Escort, only 50 m away and Museum of the Service Guard of China, located 200 m from the hotel.
Pingyao Yunjincheng Folk Hotel
The Pingyao Yunjincheng Folk Hotel is a beautifully designed hotel on the West Street of Pingayo, featuring 63 rooms. The rooms are decked up in oriental décor providing you with old world charm through its carved furnishings. The rooms are well-equipped with modern facilities to provide you with utmost comfort. It is pet friendly and the staff is warm, speaks English and takes care of the owners with their fuzzy pal’s needs. By staying at the hotel, you will get free Wi-Fi in all the rooms and public area along with free private parking. You also get facilities like airport shuttle, business centre, currency exchange, car hire, express check-in/check-out, restaurant and a bar. It is a 10 minute walk from Mingqing Street and the Pingyao Railway Station is a 15 minute drive from the hotel.
The Kylin Grand Hotel Pingyao
The The Kylin Grand Hotel Pingyao is located just opposite to the God of Wealth Temple. The hotel is rich in amenities and services that ensure the guests enjoy a comfortable and peaceful stay. The Pingyao Museum is just a 10-minute walk from the hotel. A 10-minute drive will take you to the Pingyao Railway Station. This hotel provides free Wi-Fi in all the rooms and public areas, along with a wide range of facilities including meeting rooms, three restaurants and much more. The staff speaks excellent English and clearly understands the needs of the guests and works hard to fulfill them.
Reviews of mid-range hotels in Pingyao
Pingyao Tianyuankui Folk Guesthouse
The Pingyao Tianyuankui Folk Guesthouse offers great quality accommodation and top-notch services with budget hotel prices. The hotel has 35 rooms, decorated conventionally, however, come well equipped with modern facilities. It is conveniently located in the city and the must-visit places are in its close proximity. It offers free Wi-Fi in all rooms and public areas to keep the guests connected throughout their stay. Some of the amenities include a restaurant, shuttle service, coffee shop, airport transfer, car hire, and valet parking. The staff speaks does not speak fluent English but and can be understood without many efforts. Their lack of language fluency is coped with their willingness and dedication towards the comfort of their guests. Overall, it is a good hotel with many facilities to make your stay memorable.
Pingyao Yide Hotel
The Pingyao Yide Hotel is an ideally located hotel in the cultural area of the city with 26 rooms offering traditional Chinese essence through their decor. With the city-center at just 500 meters away, this hotel provides a great break from busy life schedule. The Pingyao railway and coach stations are situated only 2 km away from the hotel, while the Pingyao Ancient Town Station is 10 km away. The hotel offers free wireless internet in all the rooms and public areas and also arrange for sightseeing tours and ticket booking. City’s attractions like the Pingyao Confucian Temple, Pingyao City Walls, and the Shuang Lin Temple are all located nearby the hotel. With its historical design, the Pingao Yide hotel will take you back to ancient China.
Pingyao Hotel Cheng Homes for The Aged Folk
The Pingyao Hotel Cheng Homes for The Aged Folk is the perfect place to enjoy the sights and sounds of the city. The hotel features 16 rooms with a beautiful courtyard for guests to relax. With its clever location, this hotel shares close proximity with tourists’ attractions. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi facility in all the rooms and public areas and boasts a lot of recreational activities including a massage center. Only one of the staff members speaks fluent English and is found at the front desk to answer guests from different countries.
Pingyao Folk Qingxinyuan Hotel
The Pingyao Folk Qingxinyuan Hotel is one of the best hotels to stay at on the Hai Zi Street of Pingayo. This hotel features 23 rooms with traditional Chinese décor and a courtyard. The hotel is just a 15-minute walk from the Rishengchang Exchange Shop and Pingyao City Walls, while the Pingyao Confucian Temple is just 1.7 km away. The city center is just 500 meters distance from the hotel, offering easy access to city’s local attractions. The staff speaks only Chinese and it can be difficult for English speaking guests to converse with them. Some of the facilities provided by the hotel include free wireless internet, laundry service, and car hire to name a few.
Reviews of budget hotels in Pingyao
Pingyao Jintaisheng Inn
The Pingyao Jintaisheng Inn is situated in a 400-year-old courtyard, which was constructed in the Qing Dynasty. This hotel has a lot of places of interest nearby including, Ming and Qing Dynasties Street and the Rishengchang Exchange Shop. The Pingyao Bus station is just 1 km away from the hotel and the Pingyao Railway Station is located at a distance of 2 km and the hotels provides free pick-up and shuttle service within 3 km. Some basic amenities offered by the hotel include free wireless internet in all the rooms, car park, laundry service, babysitting and pet-friendly rooms. The hotel staff is very helpful and speaks excellent English, making your stay all the more comfortable and relaxing.
Pingyao Lao Cheng Gen Hostel
The Pingyao Lao Cheng Gen Hostel is an affordable accommodation option in Pingyao Old Town that offers excellent facilities and services, aimed towards providing comfort to the guests. This hotel shares its vicinity with the Rishengchang Former Bank, which is just a 10-minute walk away and is also nearby the former county government, Xianya. The Pingyao Railway Station is just a 5-minute drive away. It features free Wi-Fi is all rooms with amenities including airport shuttle, daily newspaper, store room, and fax/photocopying services.
Pingyao Tongsenmao Hotel
The Pingyao Tongsenmao Hotel is one of the recently renovated budget hotels and reconstructed to provide a pleasant stay for all kinds of visitors. With the city centre nearby, this hotel keep the guests in touch with the sounds and sights of the city. The hotel features 9 rooms with free Wi-Fi. It offers many recreational amenities for the guests to escape their schedule and relish some relaxation time. Communication with the staff is a bit of hassle as the members are not very good in English. However, their dedication and willingness to work makes up for the communication gap. Also, the hotel provides you with bicycle rental, car parking, a restaurant, coffee shop, express check-in/express check-out, and garden.