"An etheral sanctuary where mountains meet the skies"

The distinct Chinese-style architecture is a fascinating sight to behold. The indulgent Asian hospitality is heart-warming. You have arrived at Shangri-La Hotel, Guilin.

There is no hurry. Your spacious room is just the haven you need to slip into a blissful mood. After all, it is easy when a magnificent view of the crystal-clear Li River and gorgeous landscaped gardens is right outside your window.


The hotel comprises of 449 elegantly appointed guest rooms and suites with a minimum of 42 square metres, by far the largest in the city. All rooms provide beautiful views of the Li River or the hotel’s lush landscaped gardens. The Executive River View Rooms have outdoor terraces with panoramic views of the river and the captivating karst mountains in the distance.


  • Health club
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Tennis courts
  • Massage
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Steam rooms
  • 24-hour in-room dining
  • Wheelchair-accessible rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Gift and retail shops
  • Tour desk
  • IT butlers
  • Babysitting 


With the finest restaurants and bars in the city, dining at Shangri-La Hotel, Guilin, is a culinary experience to savour. Shangri-La’s signature restaurant, Shang Palace, features a menu of the finest Cantonese, Hunan, Huaiyang and Guilin specialities. Li Café offers a tantalizing spread of international cuisine, while U Bar presents Guilin’s most authentic western grill. Enjoy the start and end of each day at the charming Lobby Lounge or refreshing Pool Bar.

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Guilin has a subtropical monsoon climate with four distinct seasons and high humidity.  Though Guilin is suitable for traveling all year round, and the Li River is beautiful in all four seasons, the most popular travelling time is from April until October.

Weather information for
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Temp 8 ℃ 9 ℃ 13 ℃ 18 ℃ 23 ℃ 26 ℃ 28 ℃ 28 ℃ 25 ℃ 21 ℃ 15 ℃ 11 ℃
Rain 63MM 97MM 137MM 247MM 352MM 347MM 231MM 173MM 82MM 86MM 64MM 43MM


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  • Saturday - closed
  • Sunday - closed

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