Welcome to the world’s most scenic bike and car park! With more and more guests driving in, we needed to create a parking area that would be in line with our sustainable principles and not detract from nearby views from the
Cheap imitations look to fool potential guests While imitation is supposedly the highest form of flattery, we at Yangshuo Mountain Retreat are not flattered, we’re frustrated. We’re frustrated because guests who travel from far away at great expense are sometimes
Gordon, a guest at Yangshuo Mountain Retreat took this stunning footage with a drone he brought along. Check out this YouTube video and note the flooded Yulong River! There’s a great shot of Moon Hill across from our sister hotel,
Here’s a great article from Kirsi Solonen in Kuala Lumpur on activities with families in Yangshuo. Visiting Yangshuo with Kids Often when people think of China they think of big cities, skyscrapers, smoggy skies and crowds. Yangshuo is none of
This month we’re proud to be featured on NOMADasaurus’s China travel blog. This great China travel blog is written by Lesh and Jazza, an Australian couple in their late twenties who have decided to take their next backpacking mission to the next level!
Mountain Retreat wins best Yangshuo hotels TripAdvisor 2015 For our 6th consecutive year, Yangshuo Mountain Retreat wins TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Award, ranking us among the top 1% of hotels in China. We’re grateful to our guests for their support and
Lonely Planet China: the best family friendly hotels Deep in China’s south, the city of Yangshuo offers plenty of activities to keep the kids moving: river swimming, float trips on bamboo rafts, nightly excursions to watch the locals use birds to catch
TravelCathay is an insightful blog from Gaetan Green, an ethnographer and longtime China traveler. His interests are in the preservation of China’s ethnic areas before they are trampled by waves of mass tourism.
Congratulations to the Mountain Retreat for earning a spot as Finalist for the 2013 Conde Nast Traveler China World Savers Awards. Here’s what Conde Nast Traveler China says about this award: “When you work in the travelsphere, you hear a
Since it’s beginning, the Yangshuo Mountain Retreat has always focused on sustainable principles as part of our mission. Here, Chris answers a journalist’s questions about how we do that. 1) Why does Yangshuo Mountain Retreat place such importance on sustainability, how