The Giggling Tree is a family-friendly guesthouse which is owned by a Dutch couple. It has converted authentic farmhouses into a charming and character filled property with a lot of European influences. It is a perfect base for couples and single travelers that are looking to enjoy the countryside of Yangshuo and experience Chinese culture.
The Giggling Tree has welcomed guests from all over the world since 2007. It is a “dream come through” for Paulien Leisink and Karst Draaisma. They have created a unique spot by transforming authentic farmhouses into 24 spacious, comfortable rooms which are nicely decorated with wood carvings, bamboo furniture and old Chinese advertisements. The rooms are divided in to doubles, twins, triples and family rooms. This hotel also has three dorm beds available in one room for backpackers. Whether you are traveling alone, with a family, as a couple or with friends, hotel will offer accommodation that suits you. All come with air conditioning, comfortable bed and a private bathroom with Western-style toilet.
From the charismatic guesthouse of The Giggling Tree, you can enjoy the amazing view of the Karst mountains, the lovely Yulong River valley and beautiful rice fields. Located 15 minutes outside of Yangshuo, you can rent bicycle or motorbike and ride through the rural villages and rice fields. In addition hotel can help you organize bamboo rafting trips, Chinese cooking courses, kung fu lessons, taj chi, calligraphy, private transport to anywhere, kayaking on the Li river, boat trips from Xing Ping and Yangshuo, daytrips to the Long Ji rice terraces... After a day of sightseeing you can take a dip in the swimming pool. Hotel's restaurant serves great Western food and delicious local dishes.
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