Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Guilin, China - Updated 2023

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Located in southern China, the city of Guilin is known for its picturesque landscape. Guilin is regarded as the pearl of the bustling tourist industry because of its historic treasures and natural beauty. Although Guilin is quite compact as compared to the other key tourist destinations of the country, its stunning limestone hills, verdant vegetation, beautiful caves, exciting river cruises, and crystal clear waters spell a magic of their own. Guilin is a major cultural city in China with a rich history of over 2,000 years. Keen to visit the city soon? The following is a list of some of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in and around Guilin, China.

1. Cozy cottage in a convenient location

Enjoy being one with nature when you make this inviting cottage your home-away-from-home. Close to scenic rivers and lakes, the space is a great choice if you’re searching for a romantic getaway that doesn’t break the bank. This affordable home welcomes two guests and ensures a relaxing stay, offering conveniences such as a queen bed with fresh sheets, an equipped kitchen, and a clean bathroom.

Not more than five minutes away are grocery shops, food markets, restaurants, and cafes. This conveniently located house is also close to attractions like the famous Elephant Trunk Hill.

Guilin, Guangxi, China
187 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
very clean place
great place clean and convenient
a clean studio with a modern bathroom (and western toilet ) and small kitchen
wonderful modern apartment very clean stylish spacious and most comfortable
the space was clean just lacking handwash at the toilet basin but otherwise a very comfortable place
our host was always ready to answer questions when asked
very nice host super helpful
the communication with the host was very good
amazing experience overall very friendly host and super clean flat
close to beautiful scenery and park by the river
close to the main attractions in guilin and nearby restaurants
great location and easy to get to
the location is really good and easy to find
nice flat with a good location in the city
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2. Private room in Qing Dynasty house

This air-conditioned private room is a part of a Chinese castle and is from the Qing dynasty. It has been revived beautifully, offering accommodation for 2 people and offers a shared bathroom. The property is situated beside the lovely Li River and is in the midst of the panoramic karst mountains. The Airbnb property offers you all the homely comforts in an authentic rural Chinese setting that you will simply love. Enjoy a delicious breakfast every morning and a host of conveniences like wireless Internet, a washer, and a laptop-friendly workspace.

Guilin, Yangshuo, Guangxi, China
186 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire place 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is really comfortable has an old chinese chame and is filled with likewise people
we fried up local eggs with gorgeous orange yolks for breakfast every morning and they were delicious
wonderful experience beautiful scenery traditional house with the convenience of shower and a western style toilet
we felt very comfortable with our stay
the bedroom was very clean adm tidy with a great air conditioner
clean shower and western toilet
clean comfortable beds and pillows
property is clean and food is really yummy :)
very clean very nice people
the house is kept very clean and is sparsely decorated
the host haibo took great care of us
very kind and helpful hosts
haibo is a sweetheart and was very helpful throughout our stay
haibo is a great host and really takes care of his guest
and one of the hosts was super cute
village is beautifully located in national park
i love the location of maarten's house even it's quite remote from guilin
it was a long walk but really beautiful and worth full
a warm and caring shop owner
a beautiful place to get away from it all and relax and rejuvenate
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3. Twin room near Seven Star Park

Enjoying a central location in the city of Guilin, this air-conditioned property can sleep up to 2 guests and offers 2 comfortably furnished bedrooms and a private bathroom. Beautifully decorated, immaculately clean, and super friendly hosts make it a great destination. Guests can walk down to the city in less than 30 minutes. The place offers delicious tea from various places for guests to try out. Seven Star Park can be reached within half an hour by foot. Some of the interesting amenities offered here are an indoor fireplace, Ethernet connection, dryer, and TV with cable TV connection.

Guilin, Guangxi, China
114 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in kezhan 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was very well appointed with a great view and nice comfy bed
although hard to find the rooms are very elegant and relaxing with all the amenities you would need
they even have a 47' tv screen where you can play some of the latest movies
also we could enjoy some great teas prepared on a beautiful tea table
it is a quiet comfortable place to rest after a day of exploring
the rooms are amazingly clean cozy and peaceful
our room was great always clean and new
beautiful hôtel zen clean and very recent
the room is very tidy and clean however the bathroom is bit small
the room is perfect it's big comfortable and clean
excellent service from the staff
they provided many helpful recommendations and really took the time to answer our questions
the hosts were super friendly and helpful
the staff was very welcoming and helped us with our tours
the people are very friendly and hospitable
it is in a wonderful location just tucked away from the main drag
close to parks and good restaurants
a truly beautiful and modern hotel just a 25 minute walk to the city
fantastic zen place in the heart of guilin
perfect location to stay in guilin we really much enjoyed our stay
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4. Two-bedroom moonlight forest

Located in Guilin, this air-conditioned property is ideal for 5 guests and offers two furnished bedrooms and a bathroom. It enjoys proximity to the Lijiang River offering some breathtaking views. Guests can reach the bank of the river within a few minutes by foot and have a look at the famous landmark mountain. The bus station is nearby and there is a bus every hour to the Liangjiang airport. The host offers access to an equipped kitchen with plenty of open space as well as a spacious living room. Some other amenities offered are a television, laptop-friendly workspace, washer, and an iron.

208 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire villa 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable stay with very good furniture & electrical appliances
great apartment with plenty of cooking utensils the tv is gorgeous comfortable furniture and plenty of light
her place was very roomy and comfortable
great house and lovely host~thanks so much kitty for giving us a sweet home in guilin:)
kitty is very friendly and welcoming
kitty was very helpful and responsive i recommend this place
thanks for hosting us kitty
beautifully decorated house away from the bustling roads but near enough to the elephant hill park
kitty's apartment is located next to the river so walks to restaurants were always enjoyable
the location was super for us lots of different stores spas nearby local restaurants parks everything
easy to take a walk around and find someplaces to eat
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5. Bookstore extension next to train station and botanical garden

Enjoy a unique living experience as you stay in this extension of a bookstore (static study without any windows) in Guilin. Accommodating 2 people at a time, the home enjoys proximity to the botanical garden and the train station. It is situated on the square and offers a comfortable bedroom and a bathroom. The well-equipped property features a host of conveniences including Wi-Fi, a coffee table for making tea, a futon, and a meditation pad among others. There is a free parking space to park your vehicle. The garden offers a panoramic view of the sunset and the mountains with a café.

Guilin, Guangxi, China
50 reviews  
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very cute hotel attached to a bookstore with amazing amenities both in and out of the room
every detail could express that the host is considerate
owner are very responsive and accommodating
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6. Apartment near city center, railway station, and civil aviation building

Perfect for 5 guests, the air-conditioned property in Guilin is surrounded by picturesque tourist spots. It features 2 elegantly done bedrooms and a bathroom. The property enjoys a fabulous location as it is located near a bus station, train station, 4 lakes, 2 rivers, the civil aviation building, the city center, and Elephant Trunk Hill. An array of amenities is provided to make the stay completely hassle-free. These include an equipped kitchen, water heater, television, wireless Internet, and a hairdryer.

84 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 5 Guests

7. Comfortable accommodation near Peach Blossom River and train station

Ideal for 4 guests, the air-conditioned property enjoys proximity to the lovely Peach Blossom River. There are 4 lakes and 2 rivers near this beautiful Airbnb home. The property offers a furnished bedroom and a bathroom and enjoys convenient transportation facilities. Overlooking the river, the home echoes romantic feelings and features a pretty courtyard. Guests can enjoy conveniences like toiletries, a well-appointed kitchen, Wi-Fi, and washer during their stay.

45 reviews  
Private room 3 Beds 4 Guests

8. Comfortable, boutique twin room

The entire hotel building has undergone a transformation from the town of Guzhen. There is a furnished bedroom and a private bathroom as part of the property that is let out. Ideal for two guests, the air-conditioned property enjoys a great location yet is set in a peaceful neighborhood. Lu Village is situated next to the lovely Peach Blossom River and is just a few minutes away from the property. Two rivers and four lakes are located about 20 minutes from here while you can reach Elephant Trunk Hill within 20 minutes. The host provides breakfast every morning free of cost. Other benefits include Ethernet connection, cable TV, an iron, and heating.

Guilin, Guangxi, China
64 reviews  
Room in boutique hotel 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

9. Two-bedroom luxury apartment in downtown

Accommodating 5 guests at a single point in time, this beautiful riverside home offers two furnished bedrooms and a bathroom. There are 9 similar luxury independent residential units that together make up a luxury boutique apartment in Guilin. The air-conditioned Airbnb property enjoys proximity to the Peach Blossom River. There are free parking spaces and a well-equipped kitchen for guests to cook their meals. East and West Lane, Jingjiang Wangcheng, and Elephant Trunk Hill are only 10 mins away from here. A host of amenities like a washer, television, laptop-friendly workspace, and iron are also provided to guests.

Guilin, Guangxi, China
134 reviews  
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

10. Riverside and lakeside luxury three-bedroom duplex

Perfect for 7 guests, this air-conditioned and fully-functional luxury duplex enjoys a central location in the city of Guilin. There are 3 elegantly furnished bedrooms and 1.5 modern bathrooms as part of this apartment. Located near Peach Blossom River, this boutique apartment has been carefully renovated with all the luxuries one can think of for enjoying a memorable stay. Guests can access the kitchen absolutely free of cost for preparing their meals. The home is located close to the cheapest and biggest morning market of the city. The apartment is equipped with a host of modern amenities including a functional television set, refrigerator, washing machine, high-speed Internet via Wi-Fi access, and much more. Elephant Trunk Hill and West Lane are only 10 minutes away from here.

Guilin, Guangxi, China
77 reviews  
Entire apartment 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
confort is amazing (beds sheets
the apartment is very clean and easy to find following the instruction
owner was very helpful and responsive
location is great too
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11. Terrace room in bed and breakfast with mountain views

This air-conditioned bed and breakfast facility can sleep up to 2 guests and offers a furnished bedroom with a private bath. It is a part of the Guilin Linyi Hotel and features an attractive fusion of traditional and modern décor. Walk a few steps away from the front door to relish a delectable Western and Chinese breakfast every morning. The property enjoys proximity to the lovely Peach Blossom River. Guests are offered an array of essential amenities such as a television, a laptop-friendly workplace, heating, cable TV channels, and much more. Enjoy mesmerizing views of the mountains from this Airbnb property.

Guilin, Guangxi, China
85 reviews  
Private room in villa 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
the room is well furnished and it is clean
good value place with clean rooms but not what the picture advertising the place portrays
the place is very clean the personnel is extremely kind and helpful
the staff here is really friendly and willing to offer help
i prefer to be in a special place rather than a near place where all people are
love this place and want to come back again
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Gorgeous Guilin

If you love nature and its perks, the city of Guilin is the perfect choice for your next vacation. It is an ideal place to unwind. You should have a look at the above-mentioned Airbnb vacation rentals in and around Guilin, China to have a relaxing stay.

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