Banyan Tree reflects is an elegant hotel with 142 villas and suites that have amazing views of the mountain range along the Li River. Each dwelling is designed to be similar to local architecture. There are latticed windows, dark wood features, bamboo, classic Chinese furnishings and earth-toned interiors.
There are four restaurants and bars at the resort.
Ming Yue is the all day dining restaurant with wholesome breakfast buffets, international delights and local favorites.
Bai Yun is a fine dining establishment with a menu of Guangxi and Canton specialties. You can choose to be seated in the main dining room or in any of the six private dining suites.
The Pool Bar is a place for you to enjoy cocktails and a light snack after swimming. It also offers seafood BBQs on weekends.
The Lobby Lounge has coffee, tea, wine and cocktails. During the night the lights are turned down and the music is turned up.
Another option is is Destination Dining. You can choose to have an intimate romantic dinner in the villas, in suite or overlooking the Li River.
Beyond expectations! Then again we weren't sure what to expect. Lovely stay at the lodge, met other like-minded travelers (many had their trips planned by Adventure Life) and the owner was a gracious hostess. It felt like you were one happy family, visiting with a favorite aunt.