Pros: Very friendly family with grandmother, parents and son. The son picked us up in Beijing. The mother cooked a great dinner. They bought tickets for us for the wall.
Cons: It is a 15 minutes walk from the wall, but more than compensated by the friendliness of the family.
Pros: Very friendly.
Cons: They don't speak English very well.
Pros: a nice place to relax and chill.........the owner Mr.Yang and his mum r really wonderful people who makes u feel homely! Mr. Yang'a mum is also an excellent cook who provide us with healthy and ...
Cons: sometimes the wifi connection is a bit slow and weak! And not many channels to watch on the TV program!
Pros: We had an amazing time staying here!! They arranged pick up & drop off at the airport which made it very easy to get there and back. The place was extremely clean and spacious & the family ...
Cons: There was nothing that we didn't like at this hotel.
Pros: The location is amazing as the lift that takes you up to the Great Wall is within a walking distance. The place is clean and cosy, and the landlady speaks some English which is enough to communicate. ...
Cons: The dinner that they served was rather hefty and we had no choice indeed. It was not very good and rather expensive. Same applies to breakfast. You will not have much choice though for breakfast, but ...
Pros: I must say I really liked the hospitality. The owners are nice people and made sure that we have a comfortable stay. Very nice and always willing to help. As far as the Great Wall visit is ...
Cons: What I wasn't happy about, though not a big deal, is that we booked the place under the impression that breakfast is included. However, western breakfast is not catered for and we ended up without...
Pros: Location- only 15 min walk to the entrance of the great wall
Cons: Price expensive for basic accommodation and breakfast not worth paying for
Pros: Mutiyanu: hard to get closer to the Great Wall ! This place is changing by the day as the village is converting from agriculture to tourism. So easy to get to the main spots. This is a family-run ...
Cons: Depending on tastes : I would advise a slightly thicker mattress.
Pros: The customer care was good.
Cons: There is no credit card machine. And no other way to pay but cash.
Pros: Charming guesthouse in Huairou near the Mutianyu Great Wall that was just that little bit difficult to find, but the location was quiet and made for a relaxing stopover to or from the Wall. Sharry was...
Cons: Just wish the water pressure was stronger for the shower.
Pros: What I liked about HY Little Yard was the homeiness (if there is such a word). The little backyard/ garden where you could sit on the verandah and have a drink and chat was delightful. If you ...
Cons: Wifi wasn't great....but I find that is China all over!! I would prefer to be in this place without small children....
Pros: I liked the home cooked meals with quality ingredients, the layout of the property, the peace and quiet, and the homey feeling of my stay.
Cons: I arrived around 9:30 pm by taxi and the door was locked with no one there to greet me, even after I had confirmed my arrival time earlier that day. I came very close to getting back in the taxi and ...
Pros: The owner of the property is very kind and helpful. Her English is perfect. Very nice breakfast and lovely atmosphere in the dining room.
Cons: The area and the village is beautiful but very dirty and neglected. The price is relatively high. No air conditioner in the rooms.
Pros: Owner is down to earth, location great and the food was simple fare but delicious
Pros: It is a family affair, very casual, like visiting your grandma...rustic. Good food, great location near Mutianyu section of the Great Wall. Let them know and they'll sort out pick-ups and drivers...
Pros: Great staff and very good breakfast Very good evening meal for reasonable price. Very close to the Great Wall (5-10 mins) by car.
Pros: This was my second time staying at the cute traditional farmhouse. Sherry and Olivia and the others are such great hosts and have thought of little details to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable stay ...
Pros: We like the home cooked breakfast and dinner, as well as the warm hospitality.
Cons: Leaky shower hose. Old, worn out curtain.
Pros: The staff was kind and accommodating ! Really enjoyed the time spent. English was amazing spoken by staff and very homey feel all around! Thank you to them for making my dad and his friends feel so ...
Offering a restaurant, HY Little Yard is located in Huairou District. Free Wi-Fi access is available in this resort. The accommodation will provide you with a patio. There is a full kitchen with a microwave and an oven. Featuring a shower, private bathroom also comes with a hairdryer and free toiletries. You can enjoy mountain view and garden view from the room. At HY Little Yard you will find a garden, barbecue facilities and a terrace. Other facilities offered at the property include luggage storage and laundry facilities. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including cycling, fishing and hiking. The property offers free parking. This resort is 21.1 miles from Beijing Capital International Airport.
Pros: Beautiful, simple design and relaxing. Much better location to see the Great Wall from (versus Badaling). Great to be wake up at the wall, rather than have to deal with traffic from Beijing.
Pros: Very helpful and convenient when helping you with your touring schedule as well as free shuttles! Also, free coffee, tea, cookies, and handmade artisan slippers you can take home as a souvenir. The ...
Cons: Found a few spider webs in room and a bug or two. Other than that the room was great and the best you can get in the area! Breakfast could've been better.
Pros: The location was perfect and the property was quaint and cozy. Not a Western hotel experience but clean, comfortable and charming. The food at the hotel restaurant was delicious and the prices were ...
Cons: My only gripe about this property was that it did not have any curtains on the very sizable windows in the room. The views were spectacular, but the sun in our eyes at 4:30 am was less than desirable...
Pros: Nice, stylish setting at the foot of the wall. Best accommodations and food I have found near the wall.
Cons: Brickyard is located near the Mutianyu segment of the Wall. This is a rebuilt portion of the wall that sees a lot of tourists. If you are looking for more remote, rustic segments, this is not a ...
Pros: The red door villa is beautifully located. You can walk up to the Great Wall in 30-40 minutes (going fast) or take the cable care.
Cons: The villa is very poorly equipped, especially for what concerns outdoor equipment (barbecue, deck chair...)
Pros: Industrial design rooms. Convenient for hiking at Mutianyu part of Great wall.
Cons: Overpriced. Food, coffee etc very average for a 5 star hotel. Staff not always polite or knowledgable, genrally poor service for a 5 star hotel, of course with a few exceptions.
Pros: This is a quirky place with an interesting story. The rooms are nice with an outdoor courtyard but, the room needs maintenance and upgrading. No comfortable chair in the room or at the outdoor dining ...
Cons: The toilet is completely open to the bathroom and entry area of our room - no privacy whatsoever, which we didn't like. There is no comfortable chair in the room and the outdoor lounge needed a ...
Pros: We stayed there on our way out of Mongolia to Taiwan. We wanted to stay at an eco-resort, and were impressed by the story of the schoolhouse and brickyard. We loved the layout of the resort and the ...
Cons: I wouldn't say exactly that this is the responsibility of the resort. But, we had to get some sunscreen, and we ended up paying the equivalent of USD $80 for a small tube of it at a shop where we ...
Pros: Beautiful location, lovely food and very nice staff
Cons: Rooms were very light with only partially curtained windows.
Pros: The family is very lovely and we felt us welcome from the very first beginning, they recommend us to do a hike up the mountain to the Great Wall. It was pretty tough in the heat and some parts of the ...
Cons: Nothing basically, it was amazing!!
Pros: The owner of the hostel was incredibly friendly and helpful. She got her husband to walk with us for 1 hour to show us the entrance to the great wall. The next day she gave us each a free beer as the ...
Cons: Slightly hard to reach by public transport (Beijing to huarouo then taxi or bus) . Bottled water a little expensive
Pros: The family that runs the house is the sweetest. They take wonderful care of you. The food is magnificent. Get up early and enjoy an hour or two by yourself on the Great Wall!
Cons: We liked it, but the town is very small and quiet, so there isn't any night life.
Pros: We decided to self guide on the Wall, this was a great location for us as independent experienced hikers. Took the 916X bus from Beijing and Taxi from Huairou. Comfy rooms, all en-suite, mountains of ...
Cons: Solid Pillows
Pros: The location was good for the countryside and near to the Great Wall at Mutianyu, and it's a nice experience living in a local farm environment, with fresh air and nature. The room was very ...
Cons: The room's toilet seat in the bathroom was broken and the toilet clogged easily. The room was pretty small, and the beds were also pretty small. Also, the lock on the door was broken and the door ...
Pros: Very, very hospitable hosts. They read my wishes from eyes. Tasty breakfast and dinner: rice, cooked egg with tomotoes, chicken with vegetables. They care about me on the Great Wall of China. They ...
Cons: I would like to receive also towel, it wasn't. And I prefer hot water stream little bit stronger.
Pros: Amazing value for money. Fantastic location for hiking up to a section of Great Wall which is not crowded and has breathtaking views. (A strenuous but safe walk).Clean basic rooms and a great Chinese ...
Cons: Solar heated hot water ran out so some of our group had a cold shower.
Pros: I booked a room for 3 pax. When we arrived, the weather was colder than Beijing. The host served us hot tea & showed us around. We were amazed with the sizes of the vegetable around that area. ...
Cons: The weather at Beigong Village was cold! By 5PM it started to get dark. Make sure you pack enough warm thick clothing when you travel. Unfortunately, the hot water system didn't work when we ...
Pros: Nice people to welcome us. Quiet place with flowers. Greatwall at walkable distance.
Cons: We could not close properly doors from inside and windows No towels in the bathroom, neither hot drinkable water in the room
Pros: Great location for the wall. The owner was also incredibly friendly and helpful in organising transport.
Pros: The environment is very good, suitable for friends gathering, the boss service enthusiasm, very satisfied
Pros: Once you have hike a day 'Jiankou Great Wall', then it is really nice to come here to rest. They have made this place beautiful and it looks like a hotel. The family who lead this place are ...
Cons: WiFi not work well in rooms.
Pros: Accommodation lucky mountain peach open season dinner grilled trout dishes not eat enough pepper bud not greasy crispy petty is the B & B
Pros: Room layout very stylish disposable items is very complete, the first floor is a lounge you can drink coffee playing games of mahjong, the gate is the biggest bright spot is two star has a hollow ...
Pros: Lovely place, really clean and comfortable bed. Great location for the wall and good common area for meeting people. Tasty homemade food.
Pros: The room was clean and very nice. Our hosts were friendly and the food they made was delicious. I have allergies, which they kept in mind when making the food. Buying water from our host was a good...
Cons: The property is located about 40 minutes by walking to the great wall gate and a 2 hours hike up to the great wall proper. There aren't a lot of restaurants nearby and everything nearby closes at...
Pros: the room quite comfortable with cleanliness, but i need to praise the owner that is a very nice n helpful couple and their cook are delicious, their attitude n kindness are significant sincere to me
Pros: Staff were very friendlyand tried very hard to communicate and help with our stay. Dumplings were great and the vegetable garden and patio outside were lovely.
Cons: Needed a long taxi ride from bus and from the Great Wall, we walked but after hiking on the Wall it was quite far.
Pros: First of all the best part of this place are the two hosts, they dont speak any english but still went a long way to help us in all ways, they always cooked delicious food for us and we even sat with ...
Cons: Food was a but pricy even when compared to city!!
Pros: close to the wall
Cons: that was it you see the wall only every thing else was to far away i was told that taxi cabs would not come to the farm house i was there to many days two days would be enough
Pros: Nice place, simple but clean and comfortable rooms, wonderful host, who despite no English is good at communicating. Go to the visitor centre and have them call him and he'll come pick you up, ...
Cons: Bit remote, but that's part of the appeal, location on the map is inaccurate.
Pros: Location is close to Mutianyu Great Wall entrance and in scenic surrounds. The rooms are quite modern and are fine for a short stay.
Cons: The check-in process was virtually non-existent. There was nobody at the guest house when we arrived and we waited well over an hour before somebody appeared. This was also after a couple of phone ...
Pros: If Shangi-La does deserve 5 stars, those owners are just above ! Instead of the usual welcome 'Name, passport, credit card...' over there they take you to the roof to discover the Great ...
Cons: Curtains won't help you to sleep in! Maybe it's not a bad thing...
Pros: The owners were Awesome! Even with language barrier we figured things out. A very relaxing place. They will cook for you and just go with what they choose. Don't be picky, it's all good. This...
The Goose and Duck Club (Beijing Erheya Nongzhuang) offers an nature-getaway with views of the mountains and the river lined with poplar trees. Living in wooden houses guests have a selection of outdoor activities such as horseback riding hiking fruit picking resting in a hammock in daytime or gathering around a bonfire in the evening.
Pros: This was a great place to stay, relax and see the Great Wall. The lovely lady who runs this place is a great cook. And just half an hour walk from the Great Wall. The cleanest of the hotels I stayed ...