More Photos
Luxury Asia Collection

Alila Yangshuo

Classic Perspective Certified .
Sustainable .
Guilin / China

Renowned as a paradise on Earth, Yangshuo is famous for its landscape of karst mountains, green hills and winding rivers, resembling a beautiful Chinese painting. In the midst of this stunning scenic landscape, Alila Yangshuo, originally a sugar mill, is the heritage setting for an elegant contemporary design resort. The resort paves the way for an exhilarating journey into the region’s natural and cultural splendours, where guests can sit under the 1,400-year-old Big Banyan Tree, explore ancient towns, experience quaint traditions, and catch a performance of the legendary ‘Impressions of Liu Sanjie’ water show, performed at night on the Li River. Besides a wealth of modern facilities, the resort offers a variety of engaging activities for a vibrant stay in Yangshuo. Perfect for those seeking a summer or winter escape from the city.

2 Restaurants / 1 Bar
Check in - 3.00pm. Check out - 12.00pm
Luxury Asia Collection

Alila Yangshuo

Certified
Sustainable
Guilin / China

Renowned as a paradise on Earth, Yangshuo is famous for its landscape of karst mountains, green hills and winding rivers, resembling a beautiful Chinese painting. In the midst of this stunning scenic landscape, Alila Yangshuo, originally a sugar mill, is the heritage setting for an elegant contemporary design resort. The resort paves the way for an exhilarating journey into the region’s natural and cultural splendours, where guests can sit under the 1,400-year-old Big Banyan Tree, explore ancient towns, experience quaint traditions, and catch a performance of the legendary ‘Impressions of Liu Sanjie’ water show, performed at night on the Li River. Besides a wealth of modern facilities, the resort offers a variety of engaging activities for a vibrant stay in Yangshuo. Perfect for those seeking a summer or winter escape from the city.

Check in - 3.00pm. Check out - 12.00pm
2 Restaurants / 1 Bar
100 Rooms / 14 Villas / 3 Suites
Accommodation
Show Accommodation

Inclusions:

Inclusions with the hotel Include:

Free Wifi

Meeting Facilities

Concierge

Daily crafted resort activities

See More Inclusions

Facilities:

Facilities within the hotel include:

Picnic area

BBQ facilities

Swimming Pool

Kids' pool

Show More Facilities
Restaurants

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Suspendisse varius enim in eros elementum tristique. Duis cursus, mi quis viverra ornare, eros dolor interdum nulla, ut commodo diam libero vitae erat. Aenean faucibus nibh et justo cursus id rutrum lorem imperdiet. Nunc ut sem vitae risus tristique posuere.

Show Restaurants  
Activities

The destination is at the heart of The Alila Experience…and is yours to explore with the guidance of the Alila Leisure Concierge team. Enhance your holiday with lifestyle activities tailored to individual interests across five themes – Cultural Learning (love of history and artisanship), Conscious Living (wellness, environs and community), Active Spirits (outdoor sporting pursuits), Culinary Arts (cooking school and food trails) and Couple Celebration. Enjoy a deeper and more meaningful understanding of what defines the destination on our bespoke journeys, a series of uniquely curated activities that integrate indigenous nature, traditional culture and local community for an authentic destination experience.

Show Activities
Location
Distance from Guilin Liangjiang Airport

1.5-hour drive to the hotel

Distance from Yangshuo railway station

30-minute drive to the hotel

Located in Guilin, Alila Yangshuo is set against a backdrop of hills overlooking a beautiful panorama of the Li River. Renowned as a paradise on Earth, Yangshuo is famous for its landscape of Karst mountains, green hills and winding rivers, resembling a beautiful Chinese painting. In the midst of this stunning scenic landscape, an old sugar mill takes on the heritage setting for a modern retro design resort that is Alila Yangshuo.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Alila Yangshuo have wedding venue?

Yes. A unique blend of history and modernity, Alila Yangshuo offers a variety of distinctive settings for different wedding themes. Celebrate this momentous occasion in heritage buildings that evoke a sense of timelessness and nostalgia, in our contemporary-style art gallery, at our poolside platform, or on an elegant lawn at the foot of the mountain. Stunning backdrops for the wedding of your dreams.

What experiences Alila Yangshuo offers?

The destination is at the heart of the Alila Yangshuo Experience and integrates indigenous nature, traditional culture and the local community, providing guests with an authentic and meaningful holiday. Guided by a dedicated Alila Leisure Concierge team, guests are invited to explore and discover the charm and beauty of the Yangshuo region through bespoke activities across five themes - Cultural Learning, Conscious Living, Active Spirits, Culinary Arts and Couple Celebration.

Sustainability at Alila Yangshuo.

Alila Yangshuo minimises its impact on the environment through a range of green initiatives, including the use of locally sourced materials such as hand-made hollow bricks using local sandstones and other materials gathered from earthworks in the construction of the resort's underground Spa Alila, the integration of energy- and resource-efficient systems, and making recycled paper or cloth bags available to guests to minimise the use of plastic. Supporting ‘Local First’ principle, Alila Yangshuo prioritises local talents recruited from the local villages.

Deposit Policy

Deposit of 100% total reserved value is required at the time of booking. Cancellation - one night fee will be charged if cancellations made within 7 days before arrival.

More Hotels.
What we Love
Luxury Asia Collection

Alila Yangshuo

Renowned as a paradise on Earth, Yangshuo is famous for its landscape of karst mountains, green hills and winding rivers, resembling a beautiful Chinese painting. In the midst of this stunning scenic landscape, Alila Yangshuo, originally a sugar mill, is the heritage setting for an elegant contemporary design resort. The resort paves the way for an exhilarating journey into the region’s natural and cultural splendours, where guests can sit under the 1,400-year-old Big Banyan Tree, explore ancient towns, experience quaint traditions, and catch a performance of the legendary ‘Impressions of Liu Sanjie’ water show, performed at night on the Li River. Besides a wealth of modern facilities, the resort offers a variety of engaging activities for a vibrant stay in Yangshuo. Perfect for those seeking a summer or winter escape from the city.

Sustainable Resort
Classic Perspective Certified
Check in - 3.00pm. Check out - 12.00pm
Family Friendly
100 Rooms / 14 Villas / 3 Suites
2 Restaurants / 1 Bar
Wheelchair Accessible
No items found.
No items found.
Accommodation

POOL VILLA

The individual Pool Villas, each with private pool and garden, are designed for private indulgence with alcoves for in-villa dining, spa treats and quiet evenings. For those who want to unwind in the peacefulness of nature.

HERITAGE SUITE

The resort’s two Heritage Suites are located on the upper floors of the old sugar mill. Each occupying an entire floor of the heritage structure, the suites are beautifully designed in modern-retro style, comfortable, spacious and functional. Enjoy a blend of timeless design features and contemporary interiors, overlooking relaxing views of misty green hills and the Li River.

GARDEN TOWNHOUSE

The Garden Townhouses are housed in a two-storey building that is part of the new development located in the east of the resort. Ideal for guests seeking peaceful, private accommodation.Generous in space with a view of the heritage buildings, the upper floor suites open out to a private terrace while the ground floor suites overlook a lush bamboo garden.‍

SUGAR HOUSE DELUXE RETREAT

Located on the higher floors, the Sugar House Deluxe Retreats envelop guests in the best of luxury living, combining contemporary style, exceptional comfort and modern amenities with picturesque views of the heritage buildings and the Li River in the distance.

Show More Rooms
POOL VILLA

POOL VILLA

The individual Pool Villas, each with private pool and garden, are designed for private indulgence with alcoves for in-villa dining, spa treats and quiet evenings. For those who want to unwind in the peacefulness of nature.

HERITAGE SUITE

The resort’s two Heritage Suites are located on the upper floors of the old sugar mill. Each occupying an entire floor of the heritage structure, the suites are beautifully designed in modern-retro style, comfortable, spacious and functional. Enjoy a blend of timeless design features and contemporary interiors, overlooking relaxing views of misty green hills and the Li River.
HERITAGE SUITE
GARDEN TOWNHOUSE

GARDEN TOWNHOUSE

The Garden Townhouses are housed in a two-storey building that is part of the new development located in the east of the resort. Ideal for guests seeking peaceful, private accommodation.Generous in space with a view of the heritage buildings, the upper floor suites open out to a private terrace while the ground floor suites overlook a lush bamboo garden.‍

SUGAR HOUSE DELUXE RETREAT

Located on the higher floors, the Sugar House Deluxe Retreats envelop guests in the best of luxury living, combining contemporary style, exceptional comfort and modern amenities with picturesque views of the heritage buildings and the Li River in the distance.
SUGAR HOUSE DELUXE RETREAT
Show More Rooms
Activities
01
Spa Alila

Inspired by Yangshuo's karst caves, Spa Alila is located underground, accessed via a stone-like spiral stairway. Within its quiet sanctuary, Spa Alila houses five VIP treatment rooms, and combines traditional Balinese wellness traditions and techniques with local ingredients in a wealth of rejuvenating treatments. Highlights include authentic Balinese massage combined with local black sugar, as well as specially created spa treatments for kids.

02
Rock Climbing

Yangshuo’s dramatic karst landscape comprises a myriad landforms and features, making this a world-class hiking and climbing destination. With routes to suit varying levels of ability, the climbing sites offer an incredible back-to-nature experience. Each site is well equipped and, under the wings of your guide, challenges you to the exhilarating thrill of riverside climbing.

03
Traditional Market

Enjoy a taste of local life as you explore Fuli Town Market. This ancient market is held on specific days each month and is a sight to behold! Local merchants with their bamboo rafts full of goods steer their way through the masses. A great spot to pick up Yangshuo specialities such as honeysuckle or myrtle, and local food such as baba, fried rice noodles and oil-tea camellia.

04
Riverside Picnic

05
River Biking

06
Sugar House Tour

Travel back in time to the 1960s as our Leisure Concierge brings to life the purpose of each unique heritage building, once making up the sugar factory complex. Imbued with the nostalgia of a bygone era, the Sugar House Tour also explains all the key steps in the artisanal sugar-making process. Equipped with a map, you can retrace the steps of the workers of this particular plant and at each location throughout the tour you will be handed exclusive “collector” postcards – a meaningful souvenir for you to take home to family and friends.

Dining
SUGAR HOUSE RESTAURANT

SUGAR HOUSE RESTAURANT

Located in the historical Sugar Pressing Room, Sugar House restaurant offers a relaxed indoor dining environment with a full window frontage, and ...

Read More
SUGAR HOUSE RESTAURANT

1969 BAR

With an in-house rum distillery and a modern industrial design, the iconic 1969 Bar focuses on creating delectable cocktails centred around the theme

Read More
SUGAR HOUSE RESTAURANT

WATER PUMP ROOM

A private restaurant close to Li River, one of facilities of old sugar mill. Water Pupm Room offers a customised menu.

Read More

Read More

Read More
SUGAR HOUSE RESTAURANT

Read More
Read Less

Read More

Show More

Show More
Spa & Wellness

Facilities

Hotel facilities with your booking:

Picnic area

BBQ facilities

Swimming Pool

Kids' pool

Show More Facilities

Inclusions

Inclusions with your booking:

Free Wifi

Meeting Facilities

Concierge

Daily crafted resort activities

Access to Gym Alila & Wellness facilities

Access to PLAY Alila Kids' Club

See More Inclusions

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Alila Yangshuo have wedding venue?

Yes. A unique blend of history and modernity, Alila Yangshuo offers a variety of distinctive settings for different wedding themes. Celebrate this momentous occasion in heritage buildings that evoke a sense of timelessness and nostalgia, in our contemporary-style art gallery, at our poolside platform, or on an elegant lawn at the foot of the mountain. Stunning backdrops for the wedding of your dreams.

What experiences Alila Yangshuo offers?

The destination is at the heart of the Alila Yangshuo Experience and integrates indigenous nature, traditional culture and the local community, providing guests with an authentic and meaningful holiday. Guided by a dedicated Alila Leisure Concierge team, guests are invited to explore and discover the charm and beauty of the Yangshuo region through bespoke activities across five themes - Cultural Learning, Conscious Living, Active Spirits, Culinary Arts and Couple Celebration.

Sustainability at Alila Yangshuo.

Alila Yangshuo minimises its impact on the environment through a range of green initiatives, including the use of locally sourced materials such as hand-made hollow bricks using local sandstones and other materials gathered from earthworks in the construction of the resort's underground Spa Alila, the integration of energy- and resource-efficient systems, and making recycled paper or cloth bags available to guests to minimise the use of plastic. Supporting ‘Local First’ principle, Alila Yangshuo prioritises local talents recruited from the local villages.

Deposit Policy

Deposit of 100% total reserved value is required at the time of booking. Cancellation - one night fee will be charged if cancellations made within 7 days before arrival.

Location
Located in Guilin, Alila Yangshuo is set against a backdrop of hills overlooking a beautiful panorama of the Li River. Renowned as a paradise on Earth, Yangshuo is famous for its landscape of Karst mountains, green hills and winding rivers, resembling a beautiful Chinese painting. In the midst of this stunning scenic landscape, an old sugar mill takes on the heritage setting for a modern retro design resort that is Alila Yangshuo.
Distance from Guilin Liangjiang Airport

1.5-hour drive to the hotel

Distance from Yangshuo railway station

30-minute drive to the hotel

Alila Yangshuo

HERITAGE SUITE

The resort’s two Heritage Suites are located on the upper floors of the old sugar mill. Each occupying an entire floor of the heritage structure, the suites are beautifully designed in modern-retro style, comfortable, spacious and functional. Enjoy a blend of timeless design features and contemporary interiors, overlooking relaxing views of misty green hills and the Li River.

SUGAR HOUSE DELUXE RETREAT

Located on the higher floors, the Sugar House Deluxe Retreats envelop guests in the best of luxury living, combining contemporary style, exceptional comfort and modern amenities with picturesque views of the heritage buildings and the Li River in the distance.
Luxury Travel

Classic Perspective