Baotou is the largest industrial city in the Inner Mongolia Region of Northern China and can be reached by air or train. There are 2 railway stations serving the area, Baotou station and Baotou East Railway station. Baotou is well known for its steel production and Mausoleum of Genghis Khan. Every year the locals and Mongolians gather from other cities in Baotou to commemorate and offer sacrifices to the legendary hero, Genghis Khan. Baotou is a city rich in culture and history, there are many interesting sights such as Wudangzhao Lamasery, the largest and best-preserved Tibetan Lamasery in Inner Mongolia. For natural sights, there is the Resonant Sand Bay which offers the unique experience of hearing the sands making musical sounds, due to the wind direction and strength. Experience Mongolian traditional customs, riding camels and horses, visiting the yurts, drinking the milk tea and having BBQ mutton.
During your stay, pick from our list of top recommended hotels and vacation rentals, so you have the perfect home base to keep you comfortable after all of your exploring.
The Shangri-la Hotel in Baotou is a high end 5 star hotel right in the center of Baotou city. From executive to suite rooms, each of the categories are tastefully furnished with luxury and glamour. The rooms have large floor to ceiling windows that offers the view of Baotou Yinhe Square. High standards of hygiene and service is also part of the Shang’s tradition. The hotel has a 24 hour dining cafe, indoor pool, gym and sauna. There is also a shopping arcade around and Baotou train station is about 15 minutes away. It is a pampering treat staying at the Shangri-la Hotel in Baotou.
The JinJiang chain of hotels has a couple of good stays in Baotou, but this A'erding Ave one has the best location. All of their hotels have strict and high standards of cleanliness. Service is the key for Jinjiang, where the staff are attentive to your needs. The rooms are complete with a TV, and new modern furnishings with a study table. There is also an onsite restaurant for your dining needs.
The apartment is large and spacious, and has a good view because of its high floor. Partying with friends is allowed in this apartment, but it stays up to 2 people. The host provides a TV where you can catch the latest movies. The ground floor has access to the public bus connecting to the city. Very ideal for couples looking for a cosy place.
Loft Studio Apartment on High Floor hosted by Cheng
Price: from 34 USD
Number of Guests: 2
A large apartment that accommodates up to 8 people, with 2 bedrooms and 1 toilet. This apartment has a lot of entertainment facilities like a snooker table and computer gaming area. The rooms are furnished with a marine and cartoon theme, so it’s good for big families with children.
Marine Themed Homestay hosted by Wang Wei
Price: from 65 USD
Number of Guests: 2-8
Right in the prime area of the city, this cosy apartment has a kitchenette, bath facilities and laundry area all under one roof. Very conveniently located to all the shops and sights, the price is also very reasonable for 2 people. Definitely a steal!
Cosy Studio Apartment hosted by Hailong
Price: from 16 USD
Number of Guests: 2
A 10 minute drive to downtown, the Kaibin Hotel provides a modern comfy stay for your travels to Baotou. From standard to deluxe rooms, each room comes with a clean toilet and flat screen TV. There is a restaurant in the hotel itself to cater to you dining needs. A good choice for business and also pleasure stays.
Address: No.12 Wenhua Road Qingshan District
The Zhenghe Hotel is simple yet functional with nice quaint rooms. Each room has a private toilet and bath with full toiletries. There is twin and double bed rooms, good for families and couples. It’s within close proximity to the train station and also nearby to the Saihan Tala Ecological Park, where you can have a good stroll.
Offering newly furnished rooms with double and twin options, the Christine Hotel has rooms with private clean toilets and a bath. The 24 hours service desk will answer to your every need in Baotou. The hotel itself has a dining restaurant for your meals and it is also centrally located near to the Baotou Laodong Park.
Address: No.7 Qingshan Road,Qingshan District
A luxury hotel, offering an indoor pool, children’s playground and gym area. This 4 star hotel will leave a deep impression with its large rooms and clean, large bathrooms with full toiletries. Each room has a good view of the city. Centrally located, this hotel is within walking distances to the various city sights. Sauna and spa services are also available.
Hosted by a local, the loft apartment is tastefully furnished with an Oak feel. The bedroom is in the mezzanine area, with a nice quaint living room area as well. This accommodation fits 2 people and has a private bathroom. The location is near to the shopping area and many public transport options from the apartment go to town. The friendly host has good reviews!
Baotou, Inner Mongolia, China
Inner Mongolia is definitely a unique place to visit with interesting character. Enjoy what the grassland has to offer while staying in one of these recommended accommodations!
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