Xingping This Old Place International Youth Hostel
Set in a beautiful mountain location in Xingping, Yangshuo County, is This Old Place International Youth Hostel. We have private rooms with en-suite bathrooms and a 4-bed dormitory. Our rooms are spacious and tastefully decorated, and some have large traditional wooden balconies with impressive views of the river.
Situated on the Li River, Xingping is a small town with centuries of history. Our hostel is located just 50 metres from Xingping port, and there are buses every 15 minutes from the town to Yangshuo, 45 minutes away.
Our common room has a television, a book exchange, a pool table and internet access. Other facilities include a rooftop bar, a laundry, a café and a restaurant serving Italian wood-fired pizzas. We also operate a bicycle rental.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Air Conditioning
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Book exchange
- Breakfast not included
- Child Friendly
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Not Accepted
- Fax Service
- Free Internet Access
- Free Wifi
- Hair Dryers
- Hot Showers
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Meals Available
- Non Smoking
- Outdoor Terrace
- Pool Table
- Reading Light
- Safety Deposit Box
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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1) From Guilin Liangjiang airport 120km.
You may take the airport bus to Guilin airport building. It charges 25 yuan and spends half an hour (30Km). From the Guilin airport building you can take a taxi to the Guilin bus station, charge 8 yuan.
Alternatively you might take a taxi directly from the airport to the Guilin bus station, the charge is around 80-90 yuan.
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If you take a taxi straight to Xingping from Guilin Liangjiang airport the charge will be around 400 yuan and it will take about 2.5 hours.(120Km)
2) From Guilin bus station or Guilin railway station (92km they are very close to each other and it takes only 5 minutes to walk to the other one)
You can take the express bus to Yangshuo for 20 yuan . It takes around 1.5 hours to cover the 65km.
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3) From Yangshuo bus station 27km
At the Yangshuo bus station you can take a bus to Xingping. The bus is located in front of the ticket office. It costs 7 yuan per person (paid on the bus) and about 1 hour to reach Xingping (27Km). The bus from Yangshuo to Xingping runs every 15 minutes from 6 am to 7:30 pm during summer time, which is the high season here. While in the winter , the last bus departs around 6:30 PM.
If you would arrive in Yangshuo before 6 am or after 7:30 pm you can also take a 6-seat minibus around the Yangshuo bus station to go to Xingping. It charges around 90 to 150 yuan for the whole minibus.
From the Xingping bus station there is a 500m walk to our hostel. Just follow the main street towards the port/river...
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500 meters away from Xingping Bus Station
50 meters away from Xingping Main Port
If you come from Yangdi by trekking or taking bamboo boat, you would first arrive Xingping Chaobanshan Port which is for parking bamboo boats going upstream, and you need to walk for about 15 minutes before you see the Xingping Bridge and Xingping Main Port.