Welcome to the Yangshuo
Cosy Garden Hostel...

The Cosy Garden hostel , is everything you’d expect from its namesake, A warm welcome and a cosy getaway to relax from all the stresses and chaos of the big Chinese cities. Set in the beautifull Yangshuo Countryside The cosy garden hostel is an old building we have renovated to provide you with everything you need for a relaxing and active stay on your journey through Yangshuo.

Our Yangshuo hostel offers Single, Double & Twin rooms all

with their own ensuite bathrooms, We also have three 4 Bed dormitories, There is a large open terrace out front of the hostel with a pool table, A great lounge area with TV & DVD’s, comfortable sofas and lots of nice spots to relax and read a book or sit surfing the internet.

And of course we have a great little garden out back which we have lovingly designed to offer a great place to relax and socialise, with plenty of seating areas, a small waterfall and stream running around the whole garden, lots of beautiful plants and even space for BBQ’s. The whole garden is designed to focus on the Karste mountains around the village and offer views down onto the paddy fields where the locals still go about there daily business..


Our little hostel offers a great place to relax and plan your time in Yangshuo, Our staff have been here a long time and know a great deal on what Yangshuo has to offer, from bike routes running along, around, across the beautiful Li and Yu-long rivers. Excellent local knowledge on the best places to go in town, be it eating, drinking, shopping. Or even letting you know about some of the great little walks around the and beyond the village itself. We also have great contacts for getting tickets to all the popular Yangshuo past times, Tai chi, Kayaking, Rock climbing, bamboo rafting, caving, and our hostel can also help you arrange tickets for the lightshow, the great Yangshuo cooking school, cormorant fishing and one of our real favourites the Longji Rice terraces! We are only 5 minutes from the Li-river and can point you in the right dirction for some great swiming spots, including the ever popular Double headed sandy Beach!

Yes our hostel may be out of the main town, but so is almost everything you could really want to do here in Yangshuo. If you want a great base for your travels and the opportunity to relax in a truly unique and beautiful environment, Get some great advice on the best way to really take advantage of this spectacular area over a beer or coffee, Be looked after by a great team who genuinely care and fall asleep in a comfortable clean bed to the sounds of nature then we think our little hostel has everything you could need for your journey through Yangshuo...

See you soon! :)




Taxi Pickup!


Yangshuo's taxis are renowned for being very expensive compared to the rest of china. This in mind we managed to pull a great deal with a local villager who offer airport pick-ups at any time of day or
night for a fair fixed price!


Airport Pickup/Drop off : 280Y
Via Highway (reccomended) +30Y


If you'd like a pick-up just let us know atleast 24hrs in advance :)



FREE Bike rental after 6pm!


We relise that on an evening you may want to head into town to see the yangshuo nightlife and so so to make you travel that bit easier all our bikes are free after 6pm

Lightshow Tickets!


The fantastic Liu Sanjie lightshow runs everyday and we can help you arrnage tickets for any of the showings and give yo usome advice on the best seats in the house :)